Travel & Tourism

Maritime Workers Begin Nationwide Strike On Monday

Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria, MWUN, has directed workers to shut down all operations of shipping companies and begin an indefinite nationwide strike from Monday over a lingering dispute with shipping companies concerning the poor pay package and welfare of employees. At a briefing, Thursday, the President-General of MWUN, Prince Adewale Adeyanju, lamented that since 2018 Organised Labour had…
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Dano advises Nigerians to consume milk

Arla Foods, maker of Dano Milk has advised Nigerians to ensure a measured consumption of milk on a consistent basis as recommended by health experts. The clarion call was made by the Dano Category Manager — Powder, Dominic Orimogunje, on the occasion of this year’s World…

Subsidy: NNPC says the price of petrol will come down

The Group Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited, Mele Kyari, on Thursday, allayed the fear of Nigerians on the rising prices of Premium Motor Spirit, known better as petrol across the country. The NNPC boss said competition among major players in the oil sector would force down the price of petrol as against the upward trends that have caused panic in the…
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Naira devaluation fake news – CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria has debunked the claim that it has devalued the naira. A statement signed by Acting Director Corporate Communications, Isah AbdulMumin, said the dollar traded at N465/$1 contrary to reports. The statement partly reads, “We wish to state…

Telcos are phasing out old USSD codes

Telecommunication firms have begun to phase out old Unstructured Supplementary Service Data shortcodes for new harmonised ones as directed by the Nigerian Communications Commission. With this move, famous USSD codes such as *556# are now outdated. Customers of MTN Nigeria…

UBA strengthens its alumni network

United Bank for Africa Plc has revamped the UBA Alumni Network Programme, aimed at fostering stronger connections and providing exclusive benefits to its esteemed former employees. According to the statement issued by the bank, in enhancing its initial promises, the revamped UBA Alumni Network now offers a broad range of advantages to empower ex-staff members. UBA’s Group Managing Director…
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FCMB provides loans to customers to purchase airtime

First City Monument Bank has unveiled an innovative product called FCMB Airtime Advance, which allows customers to borrow funds from their bank accounts. A statement from the bank said it allowed borrowings ranging from N200 to N5,000 directly from their bank accounts for…

Arla Foods launches facility to boost milk production

Arla Foods, maker of Dano Milk, says it has inaugurated a state-of-the-art dairy farm in Kaduna State as part of the company’s efforts to ensure sustainable milk production in Nigeria. According to a statement, the farm, located in Damau village, Kubau Local Government…

Wema Bank supports school with furniture

Wema Bank has said it donated chairs and tables to Isale Eko Grammar School, in Lagos State. A statement said the act was made possible through Wema Bank’s corporate social investment initiative, the “Salary for Love” campaign. It said Wema Bank’s employees selflessly contributed a portion of their salaries, embodying the spirit of giving back and leaving a lasting impact on the lives of…
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