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BRIEF-Chams Plc posts Q1 group loss before tax of 89.9 mln naira

BRIEF-Chams Plc posts Q1 group loss before tax of 89.9 mln naira * Q1 group loss before taxation of 89.9 million naira versus profit of 4.6 million naira year ago
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Manchester United to honour electrocuted Nigerians against Swansea

Manchester United have confirmed that the electrocuted Nigerian fans will be remembered at the Old Trafford when they host Swansea in a league fixture on Sunday Tragedy struck during ...
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Ahmed Musa slams critics

Nigerian international and Leicester City Striker, Ahmed Musa, has slammed his critics, saying they should first make sure their “hands are clean before pointing accusing fingers” at him. He did not state what the accusation was. However, the 24-year-old has been in the media for the wrong reason in recent times, getting arrested and questioned […]
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UPDATE 1-Nigeria's First Bank aims to more than double customer base by 2020

UPDATE 1-Nigeria's First Bank aims to more than double customer base by 2020 LAGOS, April 28 (Reuters) - Nigeria's First Bank plans to have 30 million customers by 2020, 17 million more than now, with digital banking helping it to reach that goal, its chief executive said on Friday.
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BRIEF-First Aluminium Nigeria posts Q1 group pretax profit of 36.6 mln naira

BRIEF-First Aluminium Nigeria posts Q1 group pretax profit of 36.6 mln naira * Q1 group profit before tax from continuing operations of 36.6 million naira versus 31.6 million naira year ago
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Mine Scare: NAF to Airlift INEC Staff, Materials to Borno 

Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja  The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has accepted  to assist the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in airlifting its personnel and materials to Bama, Chibok, Danbua, Gwoza and Kala Balge Local Government Areas in Borno State, as the nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise gets underway. The commission said the move was […]
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UPDATE 1-Etisalat Nigerian arm meets lenders for $1.2 bln debt restructuring talks

UPDATE 1-Etisalat Nigerian arm meets lenders for $1.2 bln debt restructuring talks LAGOS, April 28 (Reuters) - The Nigerian arm of Abu Dhabi telecom group Etisalat is meeting lenders in London on Friday for talks on restructuring a $1.2 billion debt, Access Bank CEO Herbert Wigwe said.
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DSS Arrests 7 Suspected Kidnappers in Sokoto

Mohammed Aminu in Sokoto The Department of State Services (DSS), Sokoto Command, Friday paraded seven suspected kidnappers in connection with the abduction of one Nasiru Aliyu Maigoro of Tolaka village in Goronyo Local Government area of Sokoto State. The state Director of the DSS, Alhaji Tijjani Kafa, said the suspected kidnappers reportedly abducted Maigoro at […]
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FIRS renews partnership and reconfirms continued commitment and support to A.Y.E Empowerment Nigeria program (AYEEN)

Africa’s largest entrepreneurship network (A.Y.E), headquartered in Johannesburg met with FIRS chairman, Mr. Fowler at his office in Abuja yesterday. In the meeting, the Chairman of FIRS acknowledged the role of A.Y.E in development and commended the organization for its growth and impact on entrepreneurship in Nigeria and Africa. The two teams led by A.Y.E President Summy Francis and FIRS
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President Buhari absent at Jummat prayer in Aso Rock

President Buhari was absent at the Jumaat prayer held at the presidential mosque in Aso Rock Abuja this afternoon. President Buhari had in the last two weeks prayed at the  the mosque alongside some state governors and other government functionaries.    There have been growing concerns on the health status of President Buhari following his reduced public appearances. He has failed
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Nigeria's First Bank targets 30 million customers by 2020

Nigeria's First Bank targets 30 million customers by 2020 LAGOS, April 28 (Reuters) - Nigeria's First Bank plans to have 30 million customers by 2020, compared with around 13 million now, with electronic banking helping it to reach that goal, its chief executive said on Friday.
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NICON building collapse: Lagos seals structure, orders integrity test

The Lagos State Government has sealed the building that partially collapsed at Nicon Town Estate on Admiralty Way in Lekki on Thursday. Two people were reportedly killed and one other person severely injured in the incident. Speaking to reporters after carrying out on-the-spot assessment of the incident, the State’s Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban […]
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BRIEF-FTN Cocoa Processors posts FY loss before tax of 847.2 mln naira

BRIEF-FTN Cocoa Processors posts FY loss before tax of 847.2 mln naira * FY ended Dec 2016 loss before taxation of 847.2 million naira versus loss of 201.2 million naira year ago
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BN Style Spotlight: Happy Birthday to Actress, TV Host & Our South African #BellaStylista, Boity!

South African Actress and TV Host, Boitumelo Thulo popularly known as Boity, celebrates her 27th birthday today! She shared a cute photo of herself on her Instagram page with the caption below;
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Choi! See what they did to Kim Kardashian...lol

No chill!
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