Monday, February 18, 2019
MTN Group faces a $2 billion demand for taxes in Nigeria, the latest in a series of skirmishes with authorities in the South African mobile phone company's most lucrative but increasingly problematic market. The announcement of the tax bill incurred...
Members of the ruling party and President Muhammadu Buhari’s die-hard supporters may be in for a disappointment as one of their greatest rivals— Atiku Abubakar— has been invited to speak at the forthcoming African Trade and Investment Global Summit...
By Eric Elezuo The Chairman of Diamond Bank, Mr. Seyi Bickerstheth, and three other non executive directors of the bank namely: Mr Rotimi Oyekanmi, Mrs Juliet Anammah and Mrs Aisha Oyebode, have written to the Central Bank of Nigeria, complaining and dissociating...
Warren Buffett has donated roughly 3.4 billion dollars of Berkshire Hathaway Inc stock to five charities, the billionaire’s largest contribution in his longstanding plan to give away his fortune. Buffett’s 13th annual donation comprised about 17.7 million Class “B” shares...
Nigeria’s first online newspaper/TV for entrepreneurs, make it, on Thursday announced Mr. Tony Elumelu as the winner of its maiden Entrepreneur of the month award. Elumelu is the Chairman of United Bank for Africa, Heirs Holdings, Transcorp and numerous other companies. The recognition...
By Eric Elezuo The First Bank of Nigeria is set to hold 2018 Agric Expo with the theme:  Innovating for a Sustainable Green Economy. The Expo, the second in the series, is scheduled to take place on Thursday June 28, 1018...
Telecommunications firm, MTN Nigeria Communications Limited, on Tuesday, asked the Federal High Court in Lagos to further adjourn the hearing in the suit it filed to challenge the $8,134,312,397.63 being demanded from it by the Central Bank of Nigeria. The...
Black Fragrance foundation founded by Mr Emmanuel Akapo during the week opened officially in Ijesha-Surulere area of Lagos. It was a moment of great exposition as the Executive Director talked about what the foundation is bringing to the table...
Amazon is firing a new salvo in its global battle with Netflix for the booming online streaming market — and it features Julia Roberts and descendants of Russia’s tsars. The US internet shopping leader is investing an estimated $4.5 billion...
The Central Bank of Nigeria has revoked the operating licence of Skye Bank Plc with immediate effect. Governor of Central Bank, Godwin Emefiele, disclosed this during a press briefing in Lagos on Friday. He said that Skye Bank would now be...

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