How businesses are preparing a new generation of finance leaders
When Wemimo Abbey immigrated to the United States from Nigeria, he and his family had no credit score and that led to great challenges to obtaining critical financing. Abbey and his mother went to traditional financial lenders and were quickly turned away. They eventually settled for a payday loan…#accessholdings #albertko #kevinmcallister #wemimoabbey #esusu #nigeria #earlywarning #marksullivan #fortunes #teresarasmussen (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 12, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria revisits its payments landscape amid sluggish eNaira adoption
Nigeria’s central bank will explore the adoption of blockchain technology to power a central bank digital currency (CBDC), the potential of stablecoin adoption and regulatory considerations of initial coin offerings (ICOs) over the next two years. These are the key takeaways of a policy document…#cbdc #nigerias #enaira #nigeriascentralbank #cbn #smart #ussd #renaissancecapital #adesojisolanke #nigerians (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 12, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: The Imperative of Implementing the National Mental Health Act
[Premium Times] Nigeria will witness a rise in the appreciation of mental health advocacy henceforth. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 12, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Check the Rising Scourge of Lassa Fever
[Leadership] Lassa fever is still sending many Nigerians to an early grave. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 12, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Lassa Fever - 26 Confirmed Cases On Admission in Edo
[Leadership] Edo State has recorded three more confirmed cases of Lassa fever, raising the total number of confirmed cases on admission to 26. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 12, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Lagos Restoring Confidence in Public Hospitals
[Leadership] That confidence in the public healthcare system has been eroded significantly across the country for the past few decades is not in doubt. A lot of Nigerians whether in Lagos or elsewhere in the country prefer to patronize private hospitals. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 12, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Bitcoin Lightning routing node in Nigeria running on an old laptop powered by a diesel generator, as Lagos regularly experiences electricity blackouts
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 11, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Buhari Signs Mental Health Bill After Two Failed Attempts
[Premium Times] The government is urged to ensure that the gazetted copies of the bill are available to citizens, so they know their new legal rights. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 11, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria latest country to create regulatory framework for stablecoins … Details inside
The central bank of Nigeria has released a report to examine the development of a regulatory framework for the potential use of stablecoins. • The report also focuses on the national CBDC, eNaira, and initial coin offerings (ICOs). The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has released the “Nigeria…#africa #centralbankofnigeria #nigerian #nigeria #enaira #cbn #cbdc (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 11, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Covid-19 - FG Intensifies Surveillance At International Airports
[Vanguard] The federal government yesterday said it would step up surveillance at all the country's international airports and trigger the now relaxed scientific approach, including asking travellers to fill health forms, in addition to checking their temperature, in response to the surge in spread of COVID-19. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 11, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Niger: Nigerian Doctors Threaten Fresh Strike
[Premium Times] The association said some arrears for 2014, 2015, and 2016 have remained unpaid despite several negotiations with the government. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 11, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nations Ramping Up Military Spending the Most – 24/7 Wall St.
The ongoing war between Ukraine and Russia and growing insurgent violence in Africa have led numerous counties to boost their firepower significantly in recent years, increasing their budgets for weaponry, soldiers’ salaries, logistical support, and other key military expenses. (See how Russian…#ukraine #finland #russian #iran #burkinafaso #africa #nigeria #uganda #nonnato #sipri (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 10, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Nigerian Central Bank Document Discusses Regulation of Stablecoins and ICOs – Bitcoin News
According to a recently unveiled document, the Nigerian central bank will in the future be open to developing a regulatory framework for potential implementations of stablecoins. The document also discusses the regulation of initial coin offerings (ICOs) and how these can become “a new way to…#nsec #thecbn #nigerian #register #african #cbn #centralbankofnigeria (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 10, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

France and Hong Kong Accelerate Towards Crypto Regulation
Hong Kong and France speed up the crypto regulation process while other countries also steadily move to regulate the asset class. The FTX collapse has pressured regulators globally to speed up on how to deal with this new asset class. While some countries want to implement tighter regulations,…#nationalcrimeagency #telegram #rv #paulchan #beincrypto #twitter #soucisdeseconformer #nigeria #african #dans (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 9, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Mental Health Bill - Stakeholders Commend Buhari
[Vanguard] Mr Chime Asonye, Founder, Nigerian Mental Health, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the National Mental Health Bill 2021, into law. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 9, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news