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SEC extends deadline for e-Dividend registration till February 28

SEC extends deadline for e-Dividend registration till February 28

As part of its developmental role, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced an extension of the period for the FREE e-Dividend registration exercise till February 28, 2018, to encourage more shareholdersmandate their Bank Accounts According to the SEC, in reviewing the progress of the e-Dividend Registration exercise, after the December 31, 2017 deadline,

NNPC Alerts on Fake NETCO Recruitment Advert

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has disowned trending adverts in some social media platforms seeking for applications to fill phantom positions in the Engineering Department of the National Engineering and Technical Company, NETCO, an upstream subsidiary of the corporation. The NNPC, in a statement, said that neither the corporation nor NETCO was responsible for

We’ll continue to give priority to welfare of ex-service men-Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday said the State Government will continue to give top priority to the welfare of ex-service men as well as their families, particularly the orphans of fallen gallant men and women. Governor Ambode, who spoke at the Thanksgiving Service to commemorate this year’s Armed Forces Remembrance Day, held

Goodluck Jonathan Foundation disowns advert on youth empowerment grants, warns public against scammers

The Goodluck Jonathan Foundation on Thursday issued a disclaimer against a purported youth empowerment recruitment programme being advertised in some media platforms. The Management of the Foundation also warned the general public to be wary of scammers who are after their hard-earned money, adding that it had nothing to do with the advert requesting to

Sirika explains delay in Abuja airport new terminal construction

Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, has explained that completion of the new terminal building at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, was being delayed for several reasons. Sirika, while inspecting the project on Tuesday, told newsmen that one of the causes of the delay was a foundational issue which had altered the

Sahara Group hinges future on synergy, diversification

Leading African energy and infrastructure conglomerate, Sahara Group has reinforced its commitment to sustaining its growth and expansion across global markets through diversification, collaboration and innovation The energy giant which currently has operations in over 13 countries across four continents, made this assertion in its second Sustainability Report tagged: “Sustainability Through Synergy. The Report which

Odigie-Oyegun Receives 9th Benin National Merit Award, recounts how he survived “coups”

Recounts He Survived Several ‘Attempted Coups’ On Position As APC National Chairman Ordinary Nigerians, Not Elites Voted For President Buhari In 2015 The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has recounted how he survived several attempts to remove him from office as National Chairman of the governing Party. According to

SEC, Journalists collaborate on Investor Education

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has pledged to work with Finance Correspondents to ensure proper reporting of the capital market in order to enlighten and educate the investing public. Dr. Abdul Zubair stated this when Executive of Finance Correspondents Association of Nigeria (FICAN) Abuja Chapter visited him recently. Zubair commended the journalists for their assistance

CSO Regulation Bill: CSOs strategize on ways to engage NASS

By Sam Gbeke Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) gathered recently in Abuja under the aegisat the expense of Policy and Legal Advocacy Centre (PLAC)to brainstorm on the best approach to engage legislators on the CSOs bill currently receiving attention at the National Assembly (NASS). At the gathering that Mr. Halilu Adamu, Assistant Director, Legal, National Human