Video / Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:05:14 GMT
Nigeria's upper chamber will begin the consideration of the 2017 budget next week, but the Medium Term Expenditure Framework has been listed on the order paper of the senate for passage today.
Video / Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:51:15 GMT
Diamond Bank shares were topping traded volumes at mid-day with the share price up above 2 per cent. Baba Ibrahim, Managing Director Mainsteet Bank Securities joins CNBC Africa to review the trading day.
Video / Thu, 15 Dec 2016 07:37:56 GMT
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari says agriculture remains at the heart of the country's diversification drive, while addressing the joint session of the National Assembly to present the 2017 budget.
Video / Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:15:18 GMT
Nigeria's third quarter GDP data showed a 2.24 per cent contraction. Meanwhile, the Central Bank's monetary policy committee yesterday, decided to retain all the key rates.
Video / Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:09:14 GMT
Improving the quality and innovation in digital financial services and products could fast track Nigeria's financial inclusion drive.
Video / Tue, 15 Nov 2016 14:12:25 GMT
Economists, analysts, and the Nigerian government have harped on agriculture as the way out of the country's recession but how easy is securing finance for agribusinesses?
Video / Thu, 10 Nov 2016 08:05:40 GMT
Joining CNBC Africa to discuss the impact of the growth of information technology on education in Nigeria is Anthony Eke, Divisional Head Infrastructure & Transport at Diamond Bank.
Video / Tue, 08 Nov 2016 14:38:35 GMT
Every year, fifty entrepreneurs are selected by Diamond Bank from a pool of applicants to undergo intensive entrepreneurial and business training.
Video / Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:35:21 GMT
It's a tough time for banks in Nigeria. Ahead of the November Monetary Policy Committee meeting, Ejikeme Okoli, Research & Market Intelligence Officer joins CNBC Africa discuss how the MPC can help the banks.
Video / Tue, 01 Nov 2016 14:30:09 GMT
According to Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria's former Finance Minister, including more women in Nigeria's financial system could increase the country's Gross Domestic Product by ten to twelve per cent.
Video / Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:18:59 GMT
This year's financial inclusion week focuses on how to keep clients first in a digital world, as stakeholders deliberate on ways to achieve full financial inclusion globally.
Video / Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:06:30 GMT
The President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has said that Nigeria's quest for economic diversity cannot be achieved if foreign exchange isn't made available to the private sector.
Video / Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:17:08 GMT
The completion of backbone infrastructure in Nigeria's gas sector will aid the distribution of 1 billion standard cubic feet of gas to the western part of Nigeria by 2017.
Video / Thu, 13 Oct 2016 08:07:45 GMT
Small and Medium Scale enterprises in Nigeria would need to build sustainable structures if they are to overcome the current economic challenges facing the country.
Video / Thu, 06 Oct 2016 08:15:04 GMT
As a possible U.S Federal Reserve rate hike looms in December, how will markets like Nigeria cope with the decision if it eventually happens? Oluwaseun Longe, Research and Market intelligence, Diamond bank joins CNBC Africa for more.
Video / Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:24:31 GMT
The naira continued its downward plunge at the parallel market, as Nigeria's local currency dropped to a record low of 470 naira to the dollar on Wednesday. Kingsley Okereke, treasury and fixed income dealer, Diamond Bank joins CNBC Africa for more.
Video / Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:57:52 GMT
Nigeria aims to reduce the number of unbanked population by 20 per cent in 2020. CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa spoke to Kayode Olubiyi, Head of Financial Inclusion at Diamond Bank on the likely impact of the country's recession.
Video / Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:09:26 GMT
In line with most analysts' expectations, Nigeria's Monetary Policy committee decided to retain the MPR, CRR and liquidity ratios at 14 per cent, 22.5 per cent and 30 per cent respectively.
Video / Thu, 15 Sep 2016 08:33:28 GMT
Nigeria's central bank anchor borrowers programme is designed to create economic linkages between over 600,000 smallholder farmers and reputable large-scale processors with a view to increasing agricultural output.
Video / Thu, 08 Sep 2016 08:31:52 GMT
A 2.1 per cent contraction in GDP in the second quarter, rising inflation, a shortage of foreign exchange, tight monetary policy and rising non-performing loans are some of the challenges facing Nigeria's banking sector.
Video / Tue, 06 Sep 2016 13:53:24 GMT
Nigeria's manufacturing sector contracted by 3 per cent in the second quarter and has been one of the sectors worst hit by the country's foreign exchange crisis.
Video / Thu, 18 Aug 2016 07:56:12 GMT
With 46.3 per cent of Nigeria's adult population being financially excluded, Nigeria hopes to reduce this figure to 20 percent by 2020.
Video / Tue, 16 Aug 2016 13:59:33 GMT
As the wait continues for Nigeria's July inflation figures that will be published at the end of the month continues, what should investors expect?
Video / Thu, 11 Aug 2016 07:59:04 GMT
Oil prices continue to fall as a build in U.S. crude inventories and record Saudi Arabian production weighed on markets.
Video / Thu, 04 Aug 2016 08:32:01 GMT
Nigeria's fifth biggest lender by assets; Diamond Bank, has introduced an online loan application platform that allows customers to request for a loan, monitor and receive automatic feedback on the approval process.