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We must take tourism seriously as a serious business — DG, NTDC

By Emeka Anaeto, Business Editor The Director General/ Chief Executive, Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation, NTDC, Folorunsho Coker, in this interview points the way forward to modern tourism industry for Nigeria. Excerpt. Folorunsho Coker LOOKING at the tourism industry in Nigeria from the point of view of an insider, what is your …

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Ecobank extends rapid transfer to all bank account holders

ECOBANK has extended the capabilities of its Rapid Transfer product enabling all bank account holders in Nigeria receive money through the service instantly from 33 African countries where Ecobank operates. With this a bank account holder in any bank in Nigeria, who is privileged to receive transfer of funds from …

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It’s difficult to negotiate favourable loan terms — Michael Obi

By Adaeze Okechukwu IN my opinion, obtaining loan from banks is actually not a bad idea especially when the loan is used for an investment that will yield a quick turnover thereafter.There are really very different types of loans facilities offered by banks to meet the individualistic nature of bank …

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The future of African insurance industry is promising — AIO President

Alhaji Ibrahim Lubega Kaddunabbi, the new president of the  African Insurance Organization (AIO) and the Chief Executive Officer of Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) of Uganda, in this interview talks about various challenges of insurance industry in Africa and the future. Excerpts: By Favour Nnabugwu WHAT is the role of AIO …

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Failure to implement Guaranteed Minimum Pension (GMP) undermines the Pension Reform Act — Apere

Managing Director, Linkage Assurance Plc, Dr. Pius Apere in this interview discusses implications of the failure of the federal government to implement the Guaranteed Minimum Pension in the Pension Reform Act 2014 and its impact on the welfare of Nigerian pensioners. Excepts By Favour Nnabugwu WHAT are the expectations of …

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