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TOP 3 SUCCESS BOOKS TO READ FOR YOU.

Reading is a great way to gain insights and perspectives that can help you become a better and more successful person. Here are three books across different genres that can be quite impactful: 1. “Mindset: The New Psychology of Success”…

CBN’S  400BPS INTEREST RATE HIKE: EXPECT INCREASED ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS STRAIN, SAYS COMERCIO PARTNERS 

Martins Azuwike In a move to combat the country’s soaring inflation, Nigeria’s Central Bank (CBN) has increased the nominal risk-free rate by 400bps. The Monetary Policy Committee after its 2-day meeting decided to increase the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) to 22.75% from 18.75%. Experts…

CPPE URGES CBN TO PEG CUSTOMS DUTY EXCHANGE RATE AT N1000/$

Martins Azuwike To contribute to efforts at reducing current economic hardships in Nigeria, the Centre for the Promotion of Private Enterprise (CPPE)  has endorsed  the decision of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to approve the use of the exchange rate reflected on the import…

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INCREASE IN MPR AND CRR BY MPC WILL HURT REAL SECTOR, SAYS CPPE

By Martins Azuwike The Centre for the Promotion of Private Enterprise (CPPE) has reviewed the outcome of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC’s) meeting of 27th February 2024 and came up with a stern conclusion that it would hurt the real sector of the economy…

TOP 10 AFRICAN COUNTRIES WITH THE LOWEST POPULATION IN 2024

According to World Population Review, here are the Top10 African countries with the lowest population in 2024: Seychelles – Population: 108,263 – Global Rank: 197th Seychelles takes the top spot for the African country with the lowest population. Despite its…

CBN HIKES IMPORT DUTY RATE TO N1,493.23 AGAIN

Barely 24 hours after slashing the rate, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Saturday morning raised the exchange rate for computing Customs duties at the nation’s seaports by 1.4 per cent. Customs duties rate is now benchmarked against the…

METTLEHOUSE CONSULTING HOLDS FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND ROUNDTABLE ON IFRS 17

Image: Inspenonline By Martins Azuwike Insurance industry practitioners recently gathered at the Nigeria Insurers Association, NIA’s Multipurpose Hall in Lagos for the maiden edition of IFRS 17 Insurance Industry Roundtable -Series 1. Held by Mettlehouse Consulting Limited, participants, faculties, panel…

NIGERIAN BANKS ARE RESILIENT, SAYS NDIC

By: Martins Azuwike The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) at the weekend said it was in partnership with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to pragmatically deal with possible risks in the country’s banking system. Bello Hassan, the Managing Director,…

BOLAJI AGBEDE EMERGES AS ACCESS BANK HOLDINGS ACTING GCEO

By Martins Azuwike Following the sudden demise of its Group Chief Executive Officer, Dr Herbert Wigwe in a chopper crash in California, US at the weekend, the Board of the Holding company, on Monday, announced Ms. Bolaji Agbede as the…

AIR CRASH: HUBBERT WIGWE, CEO ACCESS BANK, WIFE, SON AND ABIMBOLA OGUNBANJO FEARED DEAD

The CEO and group chief executive officer of Access Holdings Plc, Hubbert Wigwe was involved in a helicopter crash in the United States on Friday. Wigwe, his wife, and son were in the helicopter when it crashed in California near…