Okowa congratulates Tony Elumelu at 58

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Monday, congratulated Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), Mr Tony Elumelu, on his 58 birth anniversary.  Okowa, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, described Elumelu as a consummate banker, genteel economist, savvy entrepreneur and great philanthropist with a huge passion to empower…

CBN plans another N300b credit facility for households, SMEs

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has set aside another N300b Target Credit Facility (TCF) for households, Small and Medium Enterprises through the Nigerian Incentive-based Risk Sharing System for Agriculture Lending [NIRSAL] Bank. CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele disclosed this, yesterday, while declaring open the 30th Seminar for Finance Correspondents and Business Editors (FICAN) held in Abuja. The theme…