Equities extend gains: A look at Nigerian markets
Nigeria's equities market extended gains from Thursday as a mix of Telecoms, banks and oil stocks lifted the local bourse. To review the trading week, Robert Omotunde Head of Investment Research at Afrinvest Securities joins CNBC Africa for more.
Improving payment services in Nigeria
The Central Bank of Nigeria has directed Deposit Money Banks to offer mobile money wallets without prior approval. Chidinma Lawanson, Financial Services Consultant at International Finance Corporation (IFC) joins CNBC Africa for more.
Financing sustainable development in Nigeria
As banks across the globe prepare to adopt the global principles for responsible banking and sustainable financing; CNBC Africa's Christy Cole spoke to Omobolanle Victor-Laniyan, Head of Sustainability at Access Bank to discuss what to expect before the global principles are finalised and launched on the platform of the United Nations General Assembly in New York this September.
CBN’s minimum capital for MFBs: Impact on Nigeria's financial inclusion drive
The recent move by the Central Bank of Nigeria to strengthen the capital base of Microfinance banks has been received with mixed reactions.
Italy commits up to $19B for Veneto Banks
Italy will commit as much as $19 billion to clean up two failed banks in one of the wealthiest regions in the nation's biggest rescue on record.
Banks hiding stolen funds should be sanctioned - Osinbajo
Banks hiding stolen funds should be sanctioned — Osinbajo