Skills Deficit: Stakeholders call for fintech talent needs survey


Fintech specialists and other stakeholders have tasked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and Nigeria Security Commission to conduct a talent needs survey. According to the professionals, the survey will help the regulators to understand the type of manpower challenges the industry is facing and to assist the education and training institutes to develop relevant curricular. The keynote speaker and President of the Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON), Chinenye Mba-Uzoukwu said the specific competencies identified by the survey would be a starting point for…

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Market correction may linger, offering new entry opportunities ahead of year-end

Bull-trend may continue on funds inflow, corporate numbers, profit-taking

Market Update for November 16 By Investdata Analysts Monday’s equity prices on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed lower, for the second consecutive trading session amidst the continued profit booking across sectors after eight straight weeks of market rally, resulting in losses. The good thing is that the pullbacks or price corrections are creating another new buy-in opportunities that will rally when market turn up, despite the fact that factors responsible for the recovery and the bull transition have remained strong over the year. We expect the NSE index to…

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