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Bad Azz Music Syndicate CEO, Boosie Badazz is counting stacks. Video of the Baton Rouge rapper passing a purse full of cash and wads of hundreds off of his lap, landed on the Internet over the weekend. With each passing day it seems the burgeoning entrepreneur is getting closer to mogul status.Back in April Boosie sat down with Vlad to...

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As the October 31st deadline for the Bank Verification Number registration draws nearer, the Central Bank of Nigeria has warned that it will not be extending the deadline for the registration exercise. The apex bank last week said 32 million Nigerians are yet to do their registration....

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32 million active bank accounts have not yet enrolled on the Biometric Verification Number (BVN) by September, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced. In a statement in Abuja on Friday, the CBN Director of Corporate Communications, Mr. Mu’azu Ibrahim, said the apex bank was concerned by the number of account owners yet to enroll...

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Contrary to what CBN said about giving Enugu State N4.207 billion as bail-out funds designed by the Federal Government for payment of workers salary arrears,the state government yesterday,denied to have received any fund. Reports indicated last week that the state was among five additional states that have received bail-out funds from CBN. According...

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Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria officials at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Ikeja, Lagos State yesterday arrested a worker with one of the cleaning contractors at the airport, Tijani Owolabi, after $271,135 was found on him. FAAN officials say the money was found on Owolabi during a pat down at one of the screening points at ‘D’ Finger...

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Nigeria Interbank Settlement System (NIBSS) have further thrown their weight behind cashless policy with the ongoing Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS). Speaking during the redemption of prizes in Lagos for the first three winners, representative of the Banking Payment System Department of the...

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Nigerians in the diaspora can now do their BVN registrationNigerians in Diaspora that have Nigerian bank accounts and are yet to do their Bank Verification Numbers BVN registration can now do so without leaving their resident country as the Central Bank of Nigeria has made two options available for them to conveniently do the registrations. According...

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The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has denied accreditation to foreign printers who hitherto printed cheque books for some Nigerian banks. In a circular released, yesterday, entitled: “Circular to deposit money banks, cheque printers and other stakeholders on the accreditation of cheque printers for 2015/2016″ and signed by Director, Banking...

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A Georgia man has recovered $10,000 worth of lottery tickets he had thrown away in the trash. Multiple media outlets report that Cedric Jackson on Friday thought that he had narrowly missed winning a $5,000 jackpot on two lottery tickets.Jackson, who lives in Rome, Georgia, says he asked a convenience store employee to throw the tickets...

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A Chinese woman was in for a real shock last weekend when she tried to get money out of an ATM. The unsuspecting 23-year-old, known asXiao Liu,had been entering her PIN code into a cash machine in Xi’an,north west China, when a sudden surge of electricity left her needing hospital treatment.The electric shock sent 200 volts around...