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SMEDAN to partner Globacom on e-commerce platform for MSMEs

The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria, (SMEDAN) and Communication giant, Globacom, have agreed to partner on ways to alleviate cumbersome nature of transacting business between SME operators…

Tackling confidence question in mortgage sector

There is no doubt that the nation’s mortgage sector has gone through phases. The sector in the last three decades has also experienced the good, the bad and the ugly. …

Mortgage banks partner developers on affordable housing

By Bamidele Ogunwusi  / Correspondent, Lagos   Three leading primary mortgage banks in the country, Abbey Mortgage Bank, Imperial Homes and TrustBond have entered into an ambitious partnership with four developers…

NMRC targets new payroll system for mortgage refinancing

By Bamidele Ogunwusi  / Correspondent, Lagos   The Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) has stated that it requires the full implementation of the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Management System for civil…

Ogun revives Gateway Savings

While some state governments have found it difficult to keep their mortgage firms in business, the Ogun State Government has recapitalised  Gateway Savings and Loans, a primary mortgage bank jointly…

NDIC sets corporate governance, risk management agendas for banks

NDIC sets corporate governance, risk management agendas for banks

By Bamidele Ogunwusi  /Correspondent, Lagos   Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has urged operators of Primary Mortgage Banks (PMBs) to embrace good corporate governance and sound risk management practices to…

Group says Nigeria needs effective mortgage system

In view of the reality where Nigeria lacks creation of mortgages that will assist desirous Nigerians to own their own houses effortlessly, the Financial Derivatives Council has warned that Nigeria…

FMBN, NMRC will operate without rancor – Kumo

Gimba Ya’u Kumo is the Managing Director of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN). He  spoke recently to journalists, including our Correspondent, Bamidele Ogunwusi, on the Banks’ potentials to…

Mortgage loans: NMRC advocates full implementation of IPPIS

Just in line with its readiness to begin full operations, Nigeria’s newly established secondary mortgage institution, the Nigerian Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC), has advocated complete implementation of the Integrated Personnel…

ASO Savings commissions N7.5b estate, targets affordable housing

By Bamidele Ogunwusi /  Lagos   In its efforts to make housing available to Nigerians, ASO Savings and Loans, one of Nigeria’s leading mortgage banks has delivered another estate, christened ASO…

With NMRC, mortgage sector will witness robust players – Ogriki

Preye Ogriki, a former Finance Commissioner in Bayelsa State, is the Managing Director of Trans Atlantic Mortgages, a Bayelsa State-owned primary mortgage institution. In this interview with our Correspondent, Bamidele…

SMEDAN, UNDP train women coop, target CBN’s N220b fund

The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have concluded the second phase of their economic empowerment programme for women-owned Cooperative Societies…

FG to establish more DFIs to boost MSMEs financing

FG to establish more DFIs to boost MSMEs financing

By Phillip Oladunjoye  - Senior Correspondent   President Goodluck Jonathan has said that the Federal Government would establish more Development Finance Institutions (DFI) that will provide long term funds for industrial…

Stakeholders urged to formulate policy for employment, wealth creation

The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Abdulkadir Musa, has urged policy formulators and practitioners to critically examine industry, trade and investment sector so as…

NIPOST to create 3,000 new jobs

The Post Master General of the Federation, Mallam Ibrahim Mori Baba, has said that the Nigeria Postal Services (NIPOST) is poised to generate about 3,000 new jobs for Nigerian graduates…

We see robust mortgage sector coming – Experts

Stakeholders and experts in the nation’s mortgage sector have signified their readiness to work with the nation’s mortgage refinance company, Nigeria Mortgage Refinancing Company (NMRC), just as they claimed that…

Minister commends Etisalat for promoting entrepreneurship drive

Minister of Trade and Investment, Oluseguin Aganga, has commended Etisalat Nigeria, Pan Atlantic University and the Small and Medium Enterprise Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) for consistently promoting initiatives aimed…

Optimism as FMBN sees success in new products

Optimism as FMBN sees success in new products

By Bamidele Ogunwusi –    Correspondent, Lagos   The nation’s secondary mortgage institution, the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has for the umpteenth  time said the bank is on…

Meeting financing needs of MSMEs

By Phillip Oladunjoye  -  Senior Correspondent   Stakeholders and government at various levels have severally expressed the need to provide adequate funding for the growth of the Micro, Small and…

Experts offer support as FMBN releases Diaspora Mortgage guidelines

The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria seems to be ready to take the bull by the horn as it finally releases guidelines for the proposed Diaspora Mortgage model. Our Correspondent,…

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