Dr. Godfrey Ekata, a United States-based adjunct professor of information technology

Study Shows How Banks Engage in Arbitrary IT Budgeting

Over budgeting for IT was prevalent in many Nigerian banks over a period of four years between 2005 and 2009, suggesting management eagerness to approve IT budgets

JMR Infotech Expands Footprints with West African Office

JMR Infotech, formerly known as TRASSET Services Group, has announced the opening of its subsidiary in Nigeria, as part of the company’s expansion plans in the key

Paga’s Financial Inclusion Project Gets $2M Boost

Enhancing Financial Innovation & Access (EFInA) has committed $2million to expand financial services to the un-banked and under-banked segments of the populace.

Staffan Ljung, CEO, Payair

Payair Launches Next Generation Mobile Payment Service

Payair, the leading provider of mobile payments is now launching the next generation of mobile payment services, a solution which not only handles the payment process

Mitchell Elegbe, managing director/CEO, Interswitch

Cashless Policy to Raise Interbank Processing to Over N2.4tr

Transaction processing for banks and other financial services is set to surpass $15 billion (2.4 trillion) this year, as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) intensifies

CBN Reviews Cashless Policy

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has reviewed its cashless policy aimed at reducing the amount of cash in circulation. The apex bank said in a statement that the review

UBA Foundation Promotes Prostate Cancer Awareness; Organizes Free Screening in Lagos

UBA Foundation; the corporate social responsibility arm of United Bank for Africa (UBA), Africa’s financial powerhouse has continued its prostate cancer awareness

Proshare Partners Dunn Loren Merrifield

Proshare, Nigerian's foremost financial information and analyst platform announces its partnership with Dunn Loren Merrifield, the highly regarded full-service

Robbery Attacks Paralyze Banking Activities in Ogun State

Following series of attacks on banks in Ogun State, banking operations in Ijebu land and Sagamu areas of Ogun State have been brought to a halt till further notice. It

CBN Grants PMIs, MFBs Waivers on Cash Withdrawal Limit

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has waived the daily cash withdrawal limit of N1 million for some customer of Primary Mortgage Institutions (PMIs) and Microfinance