Author: 9jabook

SANWO-OLU APPROVES APPOINTMENT OF CHAIRMAN, MEMBERS FOR LASIEC

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved the appointment of six eminent persons to serve in the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC). The appointees are Hon. Justice Bola Okikiolu Ighile Rtd (Chairman), Mr. Samson Ajibade, Mr. Oluwo Akim Durojaiye, Dr. Metilelu Olumide Olusola, Mr. Aileru Abeeb Dapo and Mr. Oladele Adekanye. Details of the swearing-in ceremony […]

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LASRRA ENROLS STUDENTS INTO LAGOS STATE HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME

Lagos State Residents Registration Agency (LASRRA) has commenced the enrolment of the students of the Lagos State University of Science and Technology (LASUSTECH) registered with LASRRA into the State Health Insurance Scheme, tagged: “Ilera Eko”. The initiative is aimed at ensuring that all students residing in Lagos State have access to essential healthcare services and […]

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SGBV: DSVA CONDUCTS SENSITISATION PROGRAMME FOR LASCOTA MEMBERS

Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency (DSVA), through its Community Engagement Team, has conducted an impactful sensitisation session on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) with members of the Lagos State Council of Tradesmen and Artisans (LASCOTA) at Ikosi-Isheri. The Executive Secretary of the Lagos DSVA, Mrs. Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi, in her address, affirmed the agency’s […]

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Access Bank Raises $295 million via FMO Syndicate Facility

Access Bank Raises $295 million via FMO Syndicate Facility Access Bank Plc has signed a syndicate Tier II facility agreement of 295 million dollars, equivalent to about N442.5 billion, with the Dutch Entrepreneurial Development Bank (FMO) to foster economic growth. This bank disclosed in a statement on Tuesday in Lagos. The financial institution said that […]

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FG, States, LGs Share ₦1.35trn FAAC Revenue in June

FG, States, LGs Share ₦1.35trn FAAC Revenue in June The three tiers of government—federal, 36 states, and 774 local government authorities—shared a total sum of N1.354 trillion in June 2024 Federation Accounts Revenue, an official statement said. A communiqué issued by FAAC and signed by a spokesperson for the Accountant General of the Federation, Bawa […]

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Nigerian Treasury Bill Yield Dips Ahead of OMO Auction

Nigerian Treasury Bill Yield Dips Ahead of OMO Auction With rising appetite for the naira asset, the average yield on Nigerian Treasury bills plunged slightly in the secondary market ahead of the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) open market operation (OMO) auction schedule for midweek. Investors’ appetite for Treasury bills rose as inflation concerns triggered […]

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AXA Mansard Plc to Pay Final Dividend in August

AXA Mansard Plc to Pay Final Dividend in August AXA Mansard Plc has announced a plan to make dividend payments to shareholders on August 8, 2024, according to its latest regulatory filing on the Nigerian Exchange. The insurance company told the Nigerian Exchange that it will paid its 34k final dividend electronically to shareholders whose […]

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Naira Gains as Nigeria Records Additional FX Inflow

Naira Gains as Nigeria Records Additional FX Inflow The Nigerian local currency, the naira, experienced a slight gain against the US dollar in the official FX market on Tuesday as Nigeria recorded additional foreign currency inflows into external reserves. According to information obtained from the FMDQ platform where daily official exchange rate is quoted showed […]

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Infinity Trust Mortgage Bank Names Ngozi Chukwu Acting MD

Infinity Trust Mortgage Bank Names Ngozi Chukwu Acting MD Infinity Trust Mortgage Bank has named Ngozi Chukwu acting managing director and chief executive officer following the exit of Sunday Olumorin. The mortgage lender told the Nigeria Exchange Limited and members of the public, particularly the Shareholders of Infinity Trust Mortgage Bank Plc of the exit […]

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Equities Investors See N59bn Gain as Banking Index Pops

Equities Investors See N59bn Gain as Banking Index Pops The Nigerian Exchange (NGX) market capitalisation rose as equities investors gained about N59 billion. The surge followed buying interest in banking names with support from the industrial index. Key performance indicators advanced, pushing year-to-date return near annual inflation rate of 34.19%. Data from the Nigerian bourse […]

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