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Tough times ahead for Nigerian banks
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Tough times ahead for Nigerian banks

Nigerian banks will remain ‘under the weather’ for a while. Fitch Ratings said in its latest opinion that Nigerian banks will continue to face challenges this year. The topline rating agency said the due to adverse effect of 2016, which was an ‘extremely difficult’ year. Banks faced multiple threats from […]

Total SA dividend calendar for 2018
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Total SA dividend calendar for 2018

Total SA, has released dividend payment dates for its shareholders towards 2018. The company said the announcement is subject to decisions by the Board of Directors and shareholders at the Annual Meeting to approve the financial statements and the final dividend, the ex-dividend dates of the quarterly interim dividends and […]

Alleged terror attack near UK parliament in London
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Alleged terror attack near UK parliament in London

London (CNN)UK police are investigating a “firearms incident” near the British Parliament in London and have put the entire Westminster area on lockdown. A police officer was stabbed, the leader of the House of Commons said. The Parliament building, roads and Westminster underground station have been secured by police. London’s […]

Adepeju Adebajo quits Lafarge Africa
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Adepeju Adebajo quits Lafarge Africa

Lafarge Africa Plc has announced the resignation of Mrs. Adepeju Adebajo as an Executive Director of Lafarge Africa Plc. Prior to her resignation, Mrs. Adebajo was Managing Director, Wapco Operations and then Managing Director, Geo-Cycle & Project Management Office at Lafarge Africa Plc. Mrs. Adebajo resigned upon her appointment as […]

All is not well with Goldman Sachs
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All is not well with Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs International, the world’s second largest investment bank said its profit for 2016 fell by 37%. This is a huge drop given the fact that its 2016 profit is USD1.46 billion. The major downside in its business was its institutional investment advisory business. Its net revenue frll by 7% […]