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STOCK MARKET REPORT FOR 17TH JANUARY 2019

A total turnover of 2.087 billion shares worth N26.470 billion in 24,262 deals were traded this week by investors on the floor of the Exchange, in contrast to a total of 2.683 billion shares [...]

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WHY NIGERIANS ARE EXPERIENCING SLOW INTERNET SERVICE LATELY

Internet users in Nigeria and at least 12 other African countries have been hit by slow internet service after two undersea cables to the continent’s western coast were damaged this week. The [...]

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FG’S OIL REVENUE, SUBSIDY COST MAY RISE –EXPERTS

Against the backdrop of the recent increase in global crude oil prices, experts have said the Federal Government can record higher oil revenue and petrol subsidy cost if prices go higher. The [...]

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STOCK MARKET GAINS N81BN DESPITE SELL-OFFS

The stock market closed last week in the green, gaining N81bn despite profit-taking activity, which eroded some of the gains. The market capitalisation of equities increased to N15.26tn from [...]

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FACIAL RECOGNITION: EU CONSIDERS BAN OF UP TO FIVE YEARS

The European Commission has revealed it is considering a ban on the use of facial recognition in public areas for up to five years. Regulators want time to work out how to prevent the technology [...]

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CYBERSECURITY: WHY NIGERIA FACES UNPRECEDENTED CYBER-ATTACKS IN 2020

Emerging technologies, such as the Internet of Things IoT, Cloud Technology, and Smart Phones are having a great impact on our daily lives. They are equally offering new vulnerabilities for [...]

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FG DOMINATES NSE BOND MARKET, RAISES N2.98TN…PLANS N510BN IN Q1

The Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Stock Exchange, Mr Oscar Onyema, said capital raising at the NSE was dominated by the Federal Government in 2019 as it raised N2.98tn. Onyema, while speaking [...]

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THE TECHNOLOGY OF THE FUTURE PAINTS A VERY LONELY PICTURE FOR ALL OF US

While standing next to Samsung’s new softball-shaped robot Ballie at the CES tech show this week, a company spokesperson told me the personal assistant prototype may one day be able to roll [...]

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AMAZON AND FLIPKART FACE AN ANTITRUST INVESTIGATION IN INDIA

India’s antitrust regulator has opened an investigation into Amazon and Flipkart over allegations that the two retail giants are illegally undercutting local businesses, allegations the [...]

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STOCK MARKET REPORT FOR 10TH JANUARY 2019

A total turnover of 2.683 billion shares worth N32.646 billion in 30,956 deals were traded this week by investors on the floor of the Exchange, in contrast to a total of 2.309 billion shares [...]