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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Meet The New CEO of Fidelity Bank Who's The First Igbo Woman to Attain The Position

The Fidelity Bank of Nigeria has announced Mrs. Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe as the new Chief Executive Officer of the bank. She assumed duty on the first day of the new year after Mr. Nnamdi Okonkwo completed his contract tenure on 31st of December, 2020. Nneka will be the first female CEO of the bank. Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe as an excellent record as far as the banking industry is concerned. It's worthy to note that she's the first female chief executive officer of the bank since its inception in 1988. She once served as

  11 months ago ago
Meet The New CEO of Fidelity Bank Who's The First Igbo Woman to Attain The Position

RELIGION

"I won't be shutting down churches as they are the only place to receive true healing" - Tanzania...

"I won't be shutting down churches as they are the only place to receive true healing" - Tanzania president Tanzania president John Magufuli has refused to shutdown religious gathering including churches. This deadly disease Corona-virus started at Wuhan in China before it started spreading from different countries to another. It was a bruising year for China. A trade war with the United States left its economy expanding at the slowest pace in 30 years. And economists estimate 4 million jobs may have been l

  1 year ago ago

SPORTS

Liverpool fixture leak? Premier League return date vs Everton teased by major club sponsor (photos)

Liverpool fixture leak? Premier League return date vs Everton teased by major club sponsor. Liverpool's potential Premier League return date may have been accidentally leaked. Liverpool's potential Premier League return may have been leaked by the club's main sponsor, Standard Chartered. Jurgen Klopp's side have not played in the league since the 2-1 win over Bournemouth at Anfield on March 7. That triumph was trailed by Manchester City's annihilation to Manchester United the following day, leaving the Re

  1 year ago ago
Liverpool fixture leak? Premier League return date vs Everton teased by major club sponsor (photos)

POLITICS

President Buhari seeks senate approval of fresh loans Of $4bn and €710m

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly to get approval to borrow the sum of $4,054,476,863 billion and €710 million amidst concerns from many analysts about our growing debt burden. The President's letter of request for approval of the said loan was read by the Senate President Ahmed Lawan in plenary on Tuesday.

  2 months ago ago
President Buhari seeks senate approval of fresh loans Of $4bn and €710m

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

3 apps that pays for referral in Nigeria

Making money online has been a dream of many Nigerians, and it is often hard to find a reliable and trustworthy site for making money online.But with the aid of referral programs people can make money online totally stress free.

  8 months ago ago
3 apps that pays for referral in Nigeria

POLITICS

JUST IN: Morning Breaking News Headlines Today, Friday July 17, 2020

Standard Chartered has announced further details on its USD50 million COVID- 19 Global Charitable Fund, established in April to help recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic in the communities and markets in which it operates. There are two distinct phases to the funding. Phase 1 – providing USD25 million emergency relief for communities – has to date donated USD21.9 million to 128 NGOs, charities and other partners across 52 markets. 490 more words - Leadership Newspaper The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki,

  1 year ago ago
JUST IN: Morning Breaking News Headlines Today, Friday July 17, 2020

BUSINESS

Bola Adesola: We are the oldest bank in Nigeria

Bola Adesola could not have opted for a more difficult moment to become Senior Vice-Chairman of Standard Chartered Bank,one of the largest and oldest banking institutions in Africa. Since joining the bank in March 2011 in the midst of the global financial catastrophe and also in the wake of the 2009 Nigerian banking reforms agenda, Adesola has had to call upon the broad range of skills honed in previous top level roles. Before joining standard Chartered, Adesola was Executive Director in First Bank, Nigeria

  1 year ago ago
Bola Adesola: We are the oldest bank in Nigeria

SPORTS

Mane named Liverpool's Player of the Month for November

Sadio Mane has been named Liverpool's Standard Chartered Player of the Month for November. The No.10 continued his fine form throughout the month, scoring three times while starting five of the Reds’ six fixtures in the Premier League and Champions League. And that was sufficient for Mane to receive the most votes in our poll on Liverpoolfc.com, ahead of second-placed Fabinho and Virgil van Dijk in third. “For sure I am happy to win it and, like I always said, I’m here trying to be my best all the tim

  2 years ago ago
Mane named Liverpool's Player of the Month for November

OTHERS

No queues in banking halls on the deadline of Sh1,000 old notes

A spot check by Capital FM News at Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) branches in Nairobi, Standard Chartered, Equity and Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) revealed that banks were running normal operations, with no extra-ordinary activities of Kenyans trying to beat the deadline of getting rid of the old-generation notes By NJOKI KIHIU, NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 30 – There were no long queues in banking halls Monday, the last day for swapping the old Sh1,000 notes for the new currency, in what surprised many from Ken

  1 year ago ago
No queues in banking halls on the deadline of Sh1,000 old notes

POLITICS

Trade: Côte d’Ivoire and Kenya named rising stars of global trade

Côte d’Ivoire is the market that has most rapidly improved its trade growth potential over the past decade, according to new research from Standard Chartered The Trade20 index, which identifies the 20 rising stars of trade, places African markets Côte d’Ivoire in the top spot, and Kenya at number three. The Trade20 index determines each market’s trade growth potential by analysing changes within the last decade across a wide range of variables, grouped into three equally-weighted pillars: economic d

  1 year ago ago
Trade: Côte d’Ivoire and Kenya named rising stars of global trade