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Polaris Bank enrolls in Pan-African Payment and Settlement System

Polaris Bank, Nigeria’s leading digital retail Bank, has enrolled in the Pan-African Payment and Settlement System (PAPSS). The cross-border financial infrastructure empowers the Bank’s existing and potential customers to execute trade and payments across Africa seamlessly. The inter-African trade payment gateway is a solution designed to empower those who trade …

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N87.4trn debt: Reject Wike’s plan to spend N15bn on ‘a befitting residence’ for VP, SERAP tells Akpabio

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Senate President, Mr. Godswill Akpabio to use his leadership position “to promptly reject the plan by the Minister of the FCT, Nysom Wike to spend N15 billion for the construction of ‘a befitting residence’ for the Vice President, Mr. Kashim Shettima.” SERAP …

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UBA wins big at The Bankers Awards; Receives African Bank of the Year, Best Bank in 8 of its Subsidiaries

…Wins Bank of the Year Africa 2023 …Subsidiaries come tops in Cameroon, Chad, Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire, Mozambique, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone, Tanzania. Lagos, Nigeria: Africa’s Global bank, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has again demonstrated its prowess on the international stage as it clinched nine prestigious awards at …

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£100m UK funding for vulnerable countries tackling climate change  

·       £100 million of UK funding will help climate-vulnerable populations adapt to climate change. ·       At COP28 Summit Sunday, the UK called for bolder action to fight the impact climate change is having on health.   ·       Package that contributes towards the £1.6 billion of climate aid announced by the Prime Minister last Friday. The …

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 Newark, New Jersey, African Commissioner, Temitope Adeshina, organizes Free Health Awareness & Municipal I.D Card Fair

Toppy K International in conjunction with the City of Newark, New Jersey, United States of America (USA) has held a Free Health Awareness & Municipal I.D Card Fair that impacted positively on many in the community. Organised by Alhaja Temitope Kudirat Adeshina, otherwise known as the Queen of New Jersey, …

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