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NSE comply with SEC directive; Suspends Trading Of Oando Shares

The Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, on Wednesday announced the suspension of trading on shares belonging to Oando Plc, explaining that the action was based on the directive of the Securities Exchange Commission, SEC.   This followed a comprehensive review of two petitions against the company by Alhaji Dahiru Barau Mangal and Ansbury Incorporated, which led…

SEC directs the NSE to place shares of Oando Plc on technical suspension

The Securities & Exchange Commission SEC said to ensure that the interest of all shareholders of Oando Plc are preserved during the course of the exercise, review the two petitions from Alhaji Dahiru Barau Mangal and Ansbury Incorporated about oando plc activities.   The Commission, in the circular to the general public on oando plc…

Foreign hospitals stealing kidneys, FG warns

The Federal Ministry of Health says Nigerians travelling outside the country for medical attention should be very careful due to the rising cases of illegal organ harvesting by some hospitals The warning was contained in a letter written by the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, and signed by the Director of Hospital Services, Dr.…

Spain to seek suspension of Catalonia’s autonomy unless leader backs down

Spain will seek to suspend Catalonia’s autonomy unless the region’s leader abandons his push for independence, the country’s deputy prime minister said Wednesday, 24 hours before Madrid’s deadline. If separatist leader Carles Puigdemont does not provide a satisfactory response by 0800 GMT Thursday, “Mr Puigdemont will provoke the application of article 155 of the constitution,”…

Nurses demand inclusion in FG’s health policies

The National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives has called for its inclusion in the formulation of Federal Government’s health policies. The National President of NANNM, Mr AbdulRauf Adeniji, made the call on Wednesday in Ibadan in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria. He said that inclusion of nurses in policy formulations would give…

UBA Emerges Best bank in support of Real Sector at Banking Awards

 l-r: Adetola Fadeyi, Head Wealth Management, United Capital Plc; Frank Aigbogun, Publisher, Presenting the best bank  in support of the real sector trophy to the Usman Isiaka, Head, Strategic Business Unit, Lagos at the BusinessDay Banking Awards, 2017 during the weekend.   Pan-African banking group, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, at the weekend was recognised…