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Michael Larbie

Political standoffs will not affect policy continuity in Nigeria – CEO Rand Merchant Bank

Michael Larbie is the Chief Executive Officer of Rand Merchant Bank Nigeria, a subsidiary of the South Africa based FirstRand Group. In this interview Labie speaks on the bank’s effort to distinguish itself in the intensely competitive Nigerian banking industry. He also spoke on the forthcoming general election and its impact on the economy.

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Budget 2019 dead before arrival

Good day Uncle Dele. This is the first week of December. The 2019 Budget is yet to get to the NASS. They would soon proceed on Xmas holidays. It’s not even known when it would be presented! 2019 is election year. Most of them would be involved. Who are the policy makers of this administration? What is in their brains? Saw dust? When and how did we offend them? Is this still being caused by GEJ and PDP? Who did we offend in this country Uncle?”

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MfB stakeholders harp on digitization to deepen financial inclusion

STAKEHOLDERS and regulators in the microfinance subsector have harped on the need to use digitization as a tool for deepening financial inclusion in order to achieve the goal of empowering Nigerians. They stated this at the second Financial Inclusion Seminar of Accion Microfinance Bank (AMfB), with the theme: “Digitization as a Tool for Deepening Financial Inclusion and the Role of Regulation.”

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Recipe for effective prayer – Talk less, believe more – Reno 

I am a minister of God’s Word and when I minister, I discourage people from getting excited when I preach. I am not impressed when people clap for me or say ‘preach preacher’ when I minister. To me, that is an indication that I am telling people what they like. Jesus was not like that. He offended people with the truth and He made them ponder deeply after they heard Him.

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EFCC lacks locus standi to meddle into client-lawyer relationship – NBA

The Economic and Financial Commission (EFCC) lacks the locus standi to meddle into client-lawyer contractual relationship, the Nigerian Bar Association, (NBA) said. EFCC records 246 convictions in 11 months In a communiqué issued at the end of NBA’s National Executive Council, (NEC) meeting held in Abuja, the association insisted that the fees that are paid by a client to
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Endorsements: Ex-speaker faults Ohaneze

The Enugu North  Senatorial Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Mr. Eugene Odo,  has condemned  the pan Igbo cultural group, Ohaneze Ndigbo, for allegedly endorsing  candidates for the 2019 general elections. 2019 Campaign Trail: The issues  Odo, who was also a two time Speaker of the Enugu State House of Assembly, said this in Nsukka  on
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