Card fraud: CBN issues deadline for banks, others
CBN headquarters, Abuja To combat the electronic card-related frauds, the Central Bank of Nigeria has given banks until November, 30 2014 to comply with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards. The CBN also mandated switches and processors companies to become PCIDSS-certified on or before the date. Banks and companies.....
First built in Nigeria Nissan Patrol rolls off production line
  Nissan has become the first major manufacturer to build a car in Nigeria in response to the Federal Government’s new  Automotive Policy. According to a statement from Stallion Motors, Nissan representatives in Nigeria, the inaugural vehicle, a black Nissan Patrol, rolled off the production line at the Lagos assembly.....
Zenith names Peter Amangbo as new CEO
Zenith Bank has named long-serving Peter Olisamedua Amangbo as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to replace Godwin Emefiele who was confirmed as the next governor of the country’s central bank. Amangbo, who has been with the bank for more than 21 years, will become CEO with effect from June 11,.....
Power: Global firms invest $1bn in 450MW plant
A group of International and local investors in partnership with the Edo State government on Monday announced their preparedness to invest a whopping $1bn in the 450megawatts Edo-Azura Independent Power Plant project. The IPP, which is being developed in Edo State, is said to comprise of two phases. The first.....
Profile of Godwin Emefiele, new CBN GOV
He is the Group Managing Director, Zenith Bank Plc, a position he has held since August 2010. Until then he was the Deputy Managing Director of the bank, having been appointed into that position in 2001. Emefiele has been on the bank’s management team since inception and has held various.....
Jonathan inaugurates Research, Innovation Council
President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday in Abuja inaugurated the National Research and Innovation Council to bridge the link between research and industrialization. At the ceremony held at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, the President said the council, of which he is Chairman, would serve as the apex governing.....
NEDEP to generate N5 trillion annual revenue in manufacturing
President Goodluck Jonathan, on Tuesday, launched the Nigeria Industrial Revolution Plan (NIRP) and the National Enterprise Development Programme (NEDEP). The Plan, he said, will boost the annual revenue to be earned per annum by Nigerian manufacturers up to N5 trillion as well as set the stage for a new era of.....
CBN to withdraw N1tn from banks Feb 4
cbn CBN headquarters, Abuja The Punch: Following the increase of the Cash Reserve Requirement on public sector deposits from 50 per cent to 75 per cent last week by the Monetary Policy Committee, the Central Bank of Nigeria will on February 4 withdraw an estimated sum of N1tn from the Deposit Money.....
uba A financial institution operating in Imo State, United Bank for Africa PLC has been dragged to an Owerri High Court by a citizen, Sir Bob Njamanze following what he termed “hardship “brought upon his family due to the Statewide strike embarked upon by the bank without proper notice to its.....
Author:chukwumarame The desire for Entrepreneurship and skill acquisition is presently gaining momentum as Non Governmental Organization, Prof Celestine Onwuliri Foundation(PROFOUND) in collaboration with Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) recently kick-started a 4 day training programme in Owerri for 200 participants drawn from the 27 Local government.....
Deputy-governor of Imo State, Prince Eze Madumere, has promised better welfare package to members of the Nigerian Legion in commemoration of their individual and collective sacrifices in preserving the Nigerian unity. The deputy-governor stated this recently at Heroes Square, Owerri during 2014 launch of the Armed Forces Remembrance Day and.....

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