Airtel, MTN, 14 other companies jostle for ownership of 9mobile

Airtel, MTN, 14 other companies jostle for ownership of 9mobile

There are reports that sixteen firms, including telecommunications giants, MTN and Airtel, are jostling to acquire 9mobile, Nigeria’s fourth largest telecommunications outfit, launching competitive bids. Recall that in July, Etisalat Group had disclosed on the Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange that it had pulled out of 9mobile, formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria. The telco had defaulted […]

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MAIDUGURI: Boko Haram suicide bombers launch deadly attacks, kill 16

BOKO HARAM: Stop the lies, the truth is now in the open, Fayose tells FG

Reports have emerged that Boko Haram on Sunday night carried out suicide attacks in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The suicide bombers attacked two locations in the town, killing sixteen persons and injuring eighteen others, the Borno State Commissioner of Police, Damien Chukwu, said. Chukwu said in a text message to journalists that the attacks […]

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FG raises N6.69bn with Savings Bond

In pursuit of its objective of financial inclusion by attracting retail investors into the bond barket, the Federal Government said it has generated a total of N6.69 billion through the monthly issuance of the FGN Savings Bond (FGNSB) which made its debut in March this year. The amount raised since inception grew to N6.69 billion…

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