Mr. Wale Oshun, a delegate at the National Conference, on Friday said that the rowdy session on Thursday at the confer was expected as “there is no way (that) an issue of this nature will be discussed and will not have a lot of emotions”. According to him, the bone of contention was money.

One of Nigeria’s leading consulting firms, Phillips Consulting Limited, has launched an online recruitment platform known as Shortlist Nigeria.

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has challenged the proposed statutory amendment seeking to empower the Nigerian Deposits Insurance Corporation (NDIC) to liquidate insurance institutions in the country.

Diamond Bank Plc has emerged Nigeria’s best bank in Information Communication Technology at the just concluded 2014 Annual Banking Awards organised by Businessday newspapers.


The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has extended the deadline for complying with the new requirements for the operation of Bureau De Change operators from July 15 to July 31

The Rivers State House of Assembly has approved the request of the state Governor, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Amaechi, to borrow US $280 million from the World Bank and African Development Bank (AfDB) to finance water supply and sanitation in Port Harcourt, the state capital.

The Jigawa Government has released N28 million for the purchase of improved seeds for sale to farmers, Alhaji Hassan Girbobo, the General Manager of the state Agricultural Supply Company has said.

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday disclosed that the  pension institution had been strengthened from the deficit of about N2 trillion, ( about $12.9 bn) in 2004 to accumulated pension assets of over N4.21 trn, (about $27.2 bn) by March this year.

Bayelsa State Government has said that the first cargo plane will land in the state in October 2015.