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Arunma Oteh appointed World Bank Vice President, treasurer

Arunma Oteh appointed World Bank Vice President, treasurer

Former DG of the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC), Ms Arunma Oteh has been appointed the Vice President and Treasurer of the World Bank. The Commission’s Media office confirmed the news on Friday. In a letter confirming her appointment, the President of World Bank, Jim Yong Kim said, Ms. Oteh was selected through an international

SEC appoints Gwarzo Acting Director-General

Mr Munir Gwarzo, the Executive Commissioner, Operations, securities and Exchange Commission was on Monday appointed the Acting Director-General of the commission. This is contained in a statement by the commission that was made available to newsmen in Abuja. According to the statement, Ms Arunma Oteh, the former Director-General of the commission announced this during a

SEC announces exit of Oteh as Director-General

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Sunday announced the exit of Ms Arunma Oteh as the Commission’s Director-General. The Commission made the disclosure in a statement issued by its management and and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. It said that Oteh would be remembered for her passion, purpose,

Bibo-Oluwa Academy emerges overall winner of SEC Quiz Competition

Bibo-Oluwa Academy, Ilesha, Osun State has emerged winner of the Annual Quiz Competition on Capital Market for secondary schools in Nigeria, organised by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The competition which started early November all over the country at state level and zonal levels culminated in the Grand Finale held in Abuja, Wednesday. Abdulrasheed

SEC’s annual CMC retreat begins with focus on wealth creation

The Securities and Exchange Commission Wednesday began a three day Capital Market Committee (CMC) retreat with a focus on creating wealth and opportunity for ordinary Nigerians. In her welcome remarks at the 4th Annual Capital Market Retreat in Abuja, the Director General of SEC, Ms Arunma Oteh disclosed that part of the focus of the

SEC urges shareholders to hold companies accountable for incompetence

Shareholders across Nigeria have been urged to have meaningful engagement with companies and hold the management accountable for any incompetence as a means of checking abnormalities in the capital market. They have also been charged to play an active role on corporate governance issues as it directly affects the growth of the economy. The Director

Six schools emerge winners at grand finale of SEC Quiz Competition

Six secondary schools have emerged as zonal winners to represent the six geo-political zones in the grand final of the 5th National Quiz Competition on Capital Market. A statement from SEC listed the winning Schools as; Government Secondary School, Akim Calabar, Cross Rivers State which came first from among six secondary schools from the South-South

SEC calls for introduction of Capital Market into school curriculum

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday in Akure called for introduction of capital market into the curriculum of secondary schools in the country. Mrs Bukky Rufai, the Head, Operation Division, Lagos Zonal Office, made the call during the Commission’s 5th National Quiz Competition on Capital Market for Secondary Schools. Rufai explained that the

SEC holds 5th Quiz Competition for schools

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced the date for its 5th National Quiz Competition for Secondary Schools in the Federation as November 10, 2014. The annual competition for Secondary School students tagged “Catch ’em Young’’ was initiated as one of the the Commission’s strategies for imparting knowledge and understanding of the capital market

Oteh emerges West Africa’s Business Woman of the year

Director General of Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Arunma Oteh has been announced as West Africa’s Business Woman of the year 2014 at the All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA). At the ceremony which was held Thursday, in Lagos , Oteh was celebrated for her peerless vision and dedication in her role as Director General

Insurance can transform Nigerian economy – Oteh

Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Arunma Oteh has said that a focus on insurance can transform the Nigerian economy. Oteh, who spoke during a television programme, “Eye on Nigeria’s Capital Market” on CNBC Africa, monitored in Abuja, said the insurance sector had often been instrumental to the growth of several economies