Saturday, November 27, 2021
Risk-reward scores across African continent nosedive Specialist risk consultancy Control Risks  and independent global advisory NKC African Economics, the Africa-focused subsidiary of Oxford Economics, have launched the fifth edition of the Africa Risk-Reward Index. The 2020 Africa Risk-Reward Index and graphics can...
An Encounter with Success A Review of Azuh Arinze’s duology-“Encounters: Lesson from my journalism Career” and “Success is NOT served a la carte.” By Emeka Oparah Mr. Chairman, The Author, Mr. Azuh Arinze...
The triumphant return of major sporting activities across countries, after several months of lockdown came as a big relief to all anxious sport lovers, who have had to face the unpleasant reality the cancellation caused. Korean baseball was the first to return to...
Opeyemi Adewale Kikelemo, a bright 14-year-old, was in secondary school when everything in her life changed. She had rushed home after a long day in school. She and her friends were exhausted and were ready for a much-needed break. It was TV time! A popular children’s...
When Interswitch launched Quickteller, its online payments platform for consumers and businesses some years ago, most consumers and in fact, stakeholders, considered the venture were reluctant to accept it was a venture that would work.   Today, the premium online payments solution platform that commenced...
Bank creates 150,000 indirect jobs through retail platform The unbanked and underbanked, two groups at the centre of retail banking, need to be captured for the financial system to achieve its full potential. The KPMG Nigeria Banking Industry Customer Experience Survey says customers have...
Dynamism and the ability to spot and jump on trends are some of the hallmarks of a proactive brand. Marketing scholars establish that there is a connection between consumers behaviour and success of a brand, as these determine brands' marketing dynamics. They, in turn, influences the thought...
Nigerian notable scientist; Professor Temitayo Shokunbi, National Merit award winners Professor A. Falase and Professor Niyi Osundare, and Nobel Laurette Professor Wole Soyinka; what do all these men have in common you ask? They all attended the prestigious University of Ibadan, in fact, the latter even has the University...
The possibilities of the planned Payment Service Banks (PSBs) revolutionizing the financial services in Nigeria as they usher in a new era of change in delivering innovative payment solutions to customers is huge, experts in the financial services industry have affirmed. Fintech experts who spoke at the just concluded Lagos...
The Big Brother Naija show which was first launched in Nigeria in 2006, is due back on our screens in a few months according to the organisers. But with months to go the show is already generating excitement and controversy which goes to show that no matter what side...