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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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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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NASS workers’ protest: Reps summon Finance Minister over non-release of funds

Provoked  by Tuesday’s protest by National Assembly workers over non-payment of allowances and benefits, the House of Representatives, yesterday, resolved to invite the Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, to appear before its Finance Committee to explain the reasons for the non-release of 2018 budgetary allocations to the legislature and the judiciary.

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BoI, SMEDAN, NEPC set to attend 2nd Northern Nigeria Solid Minerals Expo

THE Bank of Industry (BoI), Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) and the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) are among corporate giants that have shown interest in participating in the Second Northern Nigeria Solid Minerals Fair and Workshop holding from 13 to 15 December at the Legbo Kutigi International Conference Center, Minna, Niger State. 

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