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The Cost of Corruption in Nigeria … and More Deaths Than We Should Have

Culled—-Proshare March 8, 2018/Andrew S Nevin, PhD  We published our Cost of Corruption paper a while back – back at the beginning of 2016 (in fact, we were very privileged… Read more »

Japan punishes seven cryptocurrency exchanges over regulatory lapses

7/3/2018/Reuters Taiga Uranaka, Thomas Wilson   Japan on Thursday punished seven cryptocurrency exchanges, ordering two of them to suspend business, in an effort to shore up consumer protection after the… Read more »

Microfinance Bank Accuses Sterling Bank Of N219m Fraud

March 7, 2018/Sahara Reporters A microfinance institution, OHHA Microfinance Bank Limited, has accused Sterling Bank Plc of defrauding it of N219 million it deposited with the bank. The accusation was… Read more »

BlackBerry sues Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram over messaging patents

BlackBerry says it invented core concepts in mobile messaging app design that Facebook and its subsidiaries copied 8/3/2018/CNBC By Nick Statt BlackBerry Limited, the Canadian enterprise software company that used… Read more »

Alleged N2.9bn Fraud: FCMB, GTBank testify in Orji Kalu’s trial

Culled—Sahara Reporter A compliance officer with First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Olusegun Adesomoju, on Tuesday told Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Lagos that he had no idea… Read more »

President Buhari Affirms EFCC Right to Go After the Corrupt-Osinbajo

*Gives update on progress of Niger Delta New Vision  March 6, 2018 “One of the things that the President decided to do is to ensure that every agency does its… Read more »

SEC Says Oando’s Audit to Proceed on Withdrawal of Lawsuit

By InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said on Tuesday that following the removal of the legal impediments, the audit of Oando Plc., will proceed in a transparent… Read more »

Trumps Import Tariffs Will Damage U.S Economy-IMF

March 2, 2018 By Peter OBIORA InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-Global financial institution the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday declined to endorse the announced United States (U.S) tariff by President Donald… Read more »

Virtual Currencies not Legal Tender in Nigeria – CBN

February 28, 2018/CBN The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has again cautioned Nigerians to be wary of investments in cryptocurrency, stressing that virtual currencies are not legal tender in Nigeria…. Read more »

We Are Journalists Not Terrorists – Online Publishers Association Tells Police In Nigeria

February 28, 2018/OPAN The Online Publishers Association of Nigeria, OPAN has expressed concern over claims by the Nigeria Police Force that two of it’s members conspired to commit terrorism offences… Read more »