A Lagos-based financial and business exhibition company, Montgomery West Africa, has said that a summit to empower and connect financial leaders across West Africa would hold in June.

Mrs Losi Juma, a director in the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has called for financial support for women to enthrone gender equality.

The Cooperative Multipurpose and Credit Society Limited (CMCSL) of the Nigerian Port Authority (NPA) has launched a compensation scheme.

International forex broker Forex Time (FXTM) is hosting a professional Empowerment Conference and workshop at the Lamonde Hotel in Jos from 22-25 April to help support traders in knowing how to make informed and strategic trading decisions

In order to enable it develop gas supply opportunities in Nigeria’s domestic energy market, Seven Energy International Limited said it has secured $255 million of new equity capital.

Inflation rate accelerated to 7.8 per cent year-on-year in March following increases in the  prices of major items in the food basket, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said yesterday.

The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has planned to develop new business registration software that will make it easy and possible to carry out registration services and conduct searches on registered businesses online.

Governments at all levels, multinational oil companies, security agencies and host communities have been urged to play more active  roles in stopping the menace of crude oil theft.

Worried by non performance of most of the Micro finance banks operating in the state, the Niger state government has begun moves to review their activities.