Monthly Archives: October 2019

Fidelity Bank Canvasses Better Data Sharing In Retail Growth

The Executive Director, Operations and Information, Fidelity Bank Plc, Gbolahan Joshua has advised data validation agencies and organisations to adopt appropriate policies that provide financial institutions with the required flexibility to utilise available customer data. Joshua who gave the counsel during a panel session at the 10th anniversary celebration of Verve in Lagos recently, explained that this would assist banks ...

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Erosion Displaces 13 Families In Anambra 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Hon. Cater Dike Nnamdi Umeh, the lawmaker representing Aguata one state constituency in the Anambra State House of Assembly has expressed concern over the devastating effects of erosion menace in the area. The lawmaker who narrated the blight cast on his constituency by erosion, maintained that about 13 families were currently taking refuge in churches because their ...

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Asset Declaration: Again, Court Adjourns El-Rufai Vs The Union Libel Suit

From idibia Gabriel, Kaduna The libel suit between Governor Nasir Ahmed El-rufai and The Union newspapers pending in Kaduna high court has again been adjourned. The matter was earlier adjourned from July 2019, to 9th October due to election tribunal and judicial break. Following the July adjournment, the motion on notice on application filed by The Union newspapers counsel Barr. ...

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Sanwo-Olu Revives Abandoned 70 Million-Gallon Adiyan Water Project

…Lagos Gov: ‘We’ll Source Investment To Revamp Iju, Akute Water Infrastructure’ Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has revived a 70 million-gallon waterworks project sites in Adiyan, the Northwestern part of the State. The Governor, on Thursday, led members of the State’s Executive Council to the project site on an inspection tour, following the re-mobilisation of the contractor handling the ...

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N175m Tax: Kaduna Seals Off Access Bank Indefinitely

By Idibia Gabriel, Kaduna The Kaduna State Internal Revenue Service, KDIRS, Wednesday, sealed off three branches of Access Bank in Kaduna metropolis over non remittance of over N175 million Pay-As-You-Earn, PAYE. Those affected include the bank branches located along Bida Road, Ahmadu Bello Way and Isa Kaita Road. Secretary and Legal Adviser to KDIRS, Mr Francis Kozah, told newsmen shortly ...

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Open Letter To Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan

By Seiakumo Akpomatunemibofa The last time I penned an open letter, it was to Uncle Timi Alaibe. In that letter, I urged him to be a true patriot and ambassador of the Ijaw nation and help build it for posterity by remembering that the blood that flows in his veins is unadulterated Ijaw blood. I also urged him to consider ...

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Kolade Chairs As Anya Delivers TheNiche Annual Lecture

Ingredients for successful business and accountable governance will be digested by industry bosses, governors, opinion leaders, and civil society on October 15 when Professor Anya O. Anya delivers TheNiche Newspaper second annual lecture. Anya, former chief executive officer of the Nigeria Economic Summit Group (NESG) and scholar of international repute, will speak on ‘Business and Accountable Governance: The Obligation of ...

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APC Celebrates Gov Yahaya Of Gombe On 58th Birthday  

The All Progressives Congress (APC) celebrates the Governor of Gombe State, Alh. Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, on the occasion of his 58th birthday. In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, the APC said truly, the good people of Gombe state voted wisely in electing Governor Yahaya to steer the affairs of the state. “The impact of ...

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Zenith Bank Drives Convenient Banking And Financial Inclusion With Z-Money

Nigeria’s leading financial institution, Zenith Bank Plc, has introduced Z-Money, which brings banking services closer to its customers and enhance financial inclusion among the under-banked and unbanked populace of the country. Z-Money is an agency banking product of the bank which entails the onboarding of agents who are expected to render basic financial services on behalf of the bank. Through ...

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