FCMB, WSBI Partnership Targets Two Million Farmers

First City Monument Bank FCMB, Nigeria’s top agro-business promoter has entered into partnership with World Savings and Retail Banking Institute (WSBI) to lift at least two million Nigerian farmers out of poverty. The Adam Nuru-led bank said the partnership will outline framework to deepen agency banking, financial inclusion and savings culture in the informal and agribusiness sectors. WSBI, according to the bank will provide technical oversight supervision on regular basis to ensure the success of the agreement. FCMB on its part will roll out an integrated savings account known as…

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Etebo Joins Las Palmas, As Isaac Success Dumps Watford

Relegation-threatened Spanish La Liga outfit Las Palmas on Wednesday confirmed the signing of Super Eagles midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo from Portuguese side Feirense on loan until the end of the season. The development came as out-of-favour Nigeria attacker  Isaac Success  returned to Spain to spend  the rest of the season with Malaga, who are rooted to the bottom of La Liga table,  on loan.  Success, who joined Watford from  Spanish side Granada for a reported fee of £12.5m in July 2016, only made one appearance for the Hornets this season, a…

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Batshuayi Off To Borussia Dortmund

Michy Batshuayi has been allowed to travel abroad ahead of an expected loan move to Borussia Dortmund, who confirmed the sale of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Arsenal on Wednesday. Batshuayi is understood to be part of a potential combination of transfers that could see him join Dortmund as Aubameyang’s replacement, after Arsenal confirm the signing of Gabonese striker, Aubameyang. Batshuayi’s departure could also clear the way for Chelsea to bring in Olivier Giroud from the Emirates.

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