Shareholders Approve Access/Diamond Bank Merger.

By Uche Nwosisi. Shareholders of Access and Diamond banks on Tuesday March 5, 2019 approved the merger between the two lending entities after a meeting in Lagos. The Security and Exchange Commission, SEC and the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN had earlier approved the merger between the two entities last year. All merger process is expected to be completed by March 31 and the new entity emerged by April 1, the bank said. According to Access bank Group Managing Director, Herbert wigwe both banks are recognized as retail bankers that…

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I Am Embarrassed For The South-South

Comfort Obi

By Comfort Obi As I watched the pictures which accompanied a news story on Channels Television, Tuesday, March 5. I shook my head, more in anger than of pity. There they were, dozens of people, natives of Abonnema, Rivers state, their luggages on their heads, the little they could manage to pack, leaving their homes in droves. They were running away, headed to wherever, fearing for their lives. They would become refugees till whenever. Their Traditional Ruler, HRH Disrael Bob-Manuel, very worried, has appealed to them to come back; that…

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