2018 National Budget: Nigeria’s Federal Government Plans Group Life Insurance For 89,000 Workers

The federal government of Nigeria has made budgetary provision to the tune of N5.4 billion as 2018 Group Life Insurance cover for its 89,000 workforce, in the 2018 national budget currently before the National Assembly (NASS). To this end, all Federal government workers who die or suffer accidents while in active service will have access… Continue reading 2018 National Budget: Nigeria’s Federal Government Plans Group Life Insurance For 89,000 Workers

KPMG: Africa’s Insurance Market is a sleeping giant.

KPMG Head of Insurance for East Africa James Norman has described Africa’s hugely unexploited insurance market as a sleeping giant. According to him, there is a real buzz about the sector because of its plentiful or enormous opportunities. “There’s a real buzz about the sector because opportunities are immense,” he says. “There’s a young population,… Continue reading KPMG: Africa’s Insurance Market is a sleeping giant.

Nigeria’s Central Bank warns Banks against offering of products with Insurance features

DON’T OFFER PRODUCTS WITH INSURANCE FEATURES- CBN WARNS BANKS The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has advised banks in Nigeria to desist from offering products to their customers that incorporate insurance features. The CBN also warned banks not to offer free premium payments as a feature of any of their products. Nigerian banks are enjoined… Continue reading Nigeria’s Central Bank warns Banks against offering of products with Insurance features

A QUICK GLANCE AT THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY AND ITS OPPORTUNITIES.

A QUICK GLANCE AT THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY AND ITS OPPORTUNITIES. INSURANCE A vehicle for managing risks and ensuring that in the event that an individual or corporate body suffers a loss, the insurance company pays out claims which would cushion the effect of the loss for the insured individual or ensure that the insured business… Continue reading A QUICK GLANCE AT THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY AND ITS OPPORTUNITIES.