Ugonnabo Ngwu

Nigerian Adverts on CNN: Advertisers Kick Against the “Lai Tax”

Nigerian Adverts on CNN: Advertisers Kick Against the “Lai Tax”

In 2019, such companies spent N114 billion, roughly equivalent to the budget of Taraba State, on advertising. But because Nigerians,… Read More

2 years ago

Money Laundering: EFCC Establishes Information Desk in London

Nigeria's Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has set up a Diaspora Information Desk to attend to issues of concerns… Read More

2 years ago

Covid-19: Africa Risks Severe Debt Crisis – UN Warns

Elevated public debt is limiting the capacity to boost spending across the continent and meagre growth prospects mean less capacity… Read More

2 years ago

PDP Caucus, Ex-Militants Clash Over $1.5Bn Refinery Revamp

The Minority Caucus in Nigeria’s House of Representatives on Tuesday rejected the proposed $1.5 billion approval for the rehabilitation of… Read More

2 years ago

Access Buys Major Stake in South African Bank for $60M

Access Bank Plc has purchased a controlling interest in South Africa’s 74-year-old Grobank for about $60 million, its chief executive… Read More

2 years ago

Amaechi Lobbied Niger to Accept Nigeria’s $1.95B Railway Project

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has disclosed that he personally travelled to Niger Republic to beg the country to… Read More

2 years ago

Digital Advertising: Terragon, Facebook to Host Webinar on Thriving Without Third-Party Cookies

Africa’s leading data and analytics company and Facebook Conversions API partner, Terragon, is set to hold a webinar aimed at… Read More

2 years ago

Uber Names Tope Akinwumi Country Manager for Nigeria

Ride-hailing giant Uber on Thursday announced the appointment of Tope Akinwunmi as Country Manager for Nigeria, a position vacant since… Read More

2 years ago

Nigeria Rejects Transparency International Latest Corruption Raking

The Federal Government of Nigeria has rejected the latest assessment of Nigeria in Transparency International (TI) corruption perception index, blaming… Read More

2 years ago

United Capital’s InvestNow Records Over N1bn in Processed Assets

Shareholders of United Capital Plc will get dividends of 70 kobo per share, totaling N4.2 billion, for the 2020 financial… Read More

2 years ago