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DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

E-Naira: A Brief Summary of What It Is

The E-Naira stands for Electronic Naira, it is a new initiative introduced by the central bank of Nigeria in order to bridge some limitations of the conventional naira system. It was meant to be launched in first October but was later postponed because of Nigeria's 61st independence day.

  1 year ago ago
E-Naira: A Brief Summary of What It Is

PERSONAL-INVESTING

How Fraudsters Can Use Your SIM Card To Empty Your Bank Accounts or Borrow A Loan From Bank

Fraudsters are everywhere, and they are developing a new strategy everyday to withdraw money from people's bank accounts. The method of calling people on phone using bank identity to request their ATMs Card details is not working for them again. In this article, I will be sharing with you how Fraudsters can use your SIM card to empty your bank account or borrow a loan from your bank.

  1 year ago ago
How Fraudsters Can Use Your SIM Card To Empty Your Bank Accounts or Borrow A Loan From Bank

PERSONAL-INVESTING

How To Stop Scammers From Accessing Your Bank Account Using Your Lost Phone Number (USSD)

In Nigeria, every bank user has a phone number registered to their bank account — if scammers get hold of this phone number, they can wipe out everything on one's bank account in a matter of minutes. So, whenever you or anyone around you misplaced their phone, here is a guide on how to deactivate the USSD profile on any BANK ACCOUNT and prevent loss of money.

  1 year ago ago
How To Stop Scammers From Accessing Your Bank Account Using Your Lost Phone Number (USSD)

EDUCATION

Today's Headlines: JAMB Suspends Use Of USSD Code For Checking Results, Barca Keen On Chelsea's Star

JAMB Suspends Use Of USSD Code For Checking Results Photo Credit: Leadership News The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has suspended the use of USSD code 55019 for checking the just released results of 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). JAMB spokesman, Dr Fabian Benjamin, said on Saturday that candidates are now expected to visit the Board’s website to access their results.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: JAMB Suspends Use Of USSD Code For Checking Results, Barca Keen On Chelsea's Star

PERSONAL-INVESTING

First Bank, Fidelity Bank & GTB Customers Should Take Note Of The New Development On USSD Platform.

Some Nigerian banks have informed their customers that they will start charging them 6.98 nairas for every USSD transaction. One of the things that reduce people's tendencies from making use of some services of the banking institutions is based on charges placed on these transactions. Unreasonable charges by banks could stand as a threat to financial inclusion, this is because customers will avoid using USSD for their transactions and could also discourage the unbanked segments of people because they would not prefer to pay such charges over their deposits.

  1 year ago ago
First Bank, Fidelity Bank & GTB Customers Should Take Note Of The New Development On USSD Platform.

PERSONAL-INVESTING

Nigerians on Twitter react As Banks Now Charge N6.98 For Banking Services

The users of popular social media app, "Twitter" are restless and lending their voices as banks in Nigeria now charge a sum of N6.98 for banking services. There have been complaints and lamentations as the people of Nigeria no longer know the direction to which this country is headed.

  1 year ago ago
Nigerians on Twitter react As Banks Now Charge N6.98 For Banking Services

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Deactivation of USSD Profile in a case of stolen phone

It is now possible for you to deactivate USSD service on your Sim in case your phone gets stolen. When you or anyone around you loses a phone, here is a guide to prevent losing the money in the bank account. Thieves steal victims' money from their bank accounts using USSD.

  1 year ago ago
Deactivation of USSD Profile in a case of stolen phone

EDUCATION

How JAMB candidates can check their 2021 UTME results

The Joint Admission Matriculation Board has issued a new directive to candidates on how they can check their 2021 UTME results. According to a statement by the board's Head of Media and Protocol, Fabian Benjamin, it has been reported that the method of checking results on the USSD code 55019 is a challenge to the candidates.

  1 year ago ago
How JAMB candidates can check their 2021 UTME results

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Five actions to preserve your data online and keep you safe from Fraudsters and Hackers.

EVERY year, thousands of Nigerians have stories to tell of how they lost millions of naira to fraudsters either through the loss of their phones, loss of Bank ATM cards and also how they lost monies on fraudulent websites when transacting businesses online. The Banks are handicapped and more often than not, would only sympathize with the victims, but such monies might not be recovered back.

  1 year ago ago
Five actions to preserve your data online and keep you safe from Fraudsters and Hackers.

EDUCATION

JAMB suspends USSD and directs applicants to a website following the release of the UTME results.

The usage of the USSD code to check the results of the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination has been suspended by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board. The decision was made in response to several issues encountered when using the platform. As a result, the board has asked candidates to check their results on its website.

  1 year ago ago
JAMB suspends USSD and directs applicants to a website following the release of the UTME results.

EDUCATION

Jamb Releases New Directive On How To Check 2021 UTME Results

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Saturday June 26, 2021 issued new Directive to candidates on how to check their Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examination Results of 2021. The release was made available by Dr Fabian Benjamin, the board Head of media and protocol, following complains from different candidates that the result checking on USSD 55019 is occasioned with some challenges.

  1 year ago ago
Jamb Releases New Directive On How To Check 2021 UTME Results

EDUCATION

JAMB suspends use of USSD code to check UTME results, gives new instruction

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the suspension of the utilization of USSD code to see the just-released results of the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). This is as a results of the present challenges being experienced with the utilization of the USSD code by the candidates.

  1 year ago ago
JAMB suspends use of USSD code to check UTME results, gives new instruction

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: APC expels 2 Politicians in Ondo, Nigerians begin payment of N6.98 for each USSD bank transaction

APC expels 2 Politicians in Ondo Photo Credit: Vanguard The All Progressives Congress, APC has expelled two governorship aspirants in the 2020 Ondo governorship election for alleged anti-party activities. They include the daughter of the late sage and civilian governor of Ondo state, Mrs Jumoke Anifowose-Ajasin, and Dr. Nath Adojutelegan.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: APC expels 2 Politicians in Ondo, Nigerians begin payment of N6.98  for each USSD bank transaction

EDUCATION

JAMB USSD code malfunctions, directs candidates to check results through portal

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has directed candidates who sat for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), to check their result through its portal as the USSD code malfunctions. Recall that the board acquainted candidates that they can check their result by texting UTMERESULT to 55019.

  1 year ago ago
JAMB USSD code malfunctions, directs candidates to check results through portal

EDUCATION

2021 UTME: JAMB Suspends USSD Result Checker, Reveals New Method To Check Your Results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) have announced that the use of USSD code 55019 to check UTME results have been suspended. JAMB's Head of Media and Protocol, Dr Fabian Benjamin, in a terse statement on Saturday, stated that the use of USSD code 55019 was suspended because it's currently facing some challenges.

  1 year ago ago
2021 UTME: JAMB Suspends USSD Result Checker, Reveals New Method To Check Your Results

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

How to prevent financial losses when you lost your phone

Misplace of properties can be minimize but it is unavoidable especially items we use on our daily basis such as phone so one has to know how to prevent financial losses anytime such thing occurs. The common way in which thieves use to steal victims money any time there is case of missing hand set is USSD code.

  1 year ago ago
How to prevent financial losses when you lost your phone

PERSONAL-INVESTING

Reactions As Bank Customers Now Pay Network Charge For Using USSD Code Per Banking Transaction

It is certainly not a good news as Bank customers who use the the Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) platform for their banking transactions are now charged a fee for using the platform by their network providers. Reports of the new USSD network charge have flooded the internet including the social network, sparking reactions as Nigerians express their surprises, more so for the fact that there wasn't any prior announcement.

  1 year ago ago
Reactions As Bank Customers Now Pay Network Charge For Using USSD Code Per Banking Transaction

PERSONAL-INVESTING

Zenith Bank introduces new service charge for USSD banking transactions.

Zenith Bank plc has announced a new service fee for all their USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data) transactions and operations. This was contained in a statement released by the bank yesterday, Saturday, June 5, 2021, which was dispatched to all their customers through their emailing and mobile service.

  1 year ago ago
Zenith Bank introduces new service charge for USSD banking transactions.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Mobile USSD: Banks and network providers now charge N6.98 fee per transaction— CBN, NCC

Commercial banks and mobile network providers partnered to charge customers a flat rate of N6.98 fee per transaction anytime they use the Universal Supplementary Service Data(USSD) service. The new charge followed the enactment announced by the Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN) and the Nigeria Communication Commission(NCC), in March 2021.

  1 year ago ago
Mobile USSD: Banks and network providers now charge N6.98 fee per transaction— CBN, NCC

EDUCATION

JAMB 2021: See How To Check Your Jamb Score With Your Phone.

Jamb 2021 successfully kicked off on Saturday 19 June 2021 and the examination is still ongoing. While some students are still writing, in this article we are going to show you a step-by-step procedure on how to check your Jamb result using the Jamb official website. The result will soon be released after the examination has been written.

  1 year ago ago
JAMB 2021: See How To Check Your Jamb Score With Your Phone.