HMO Firm bags health Insurance Award

Nike Popoola   Health insurance company, AXA Mansard Health, has emerged as the Health Maintenance Organisation of the year at the 2018 Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Awards. The awards ceremony took place in Lagos on Friday, with AXA Mansard Health presented […]

A new bancassurance partnership berths in Insurance industry

Nike Popoola   Old Mutual General Insurance Company and Old Mutual Nigeria Life Assurance Company, subsidiaries of the global financial services group, Old Mutual Limited, have established a bancassurance partnership with Ecobank Nigeria, a subsidiary of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, to […]

Insurance sector recorded N363bn premium in 2017 – Efekoha

Nike Popoola   The Nigerian insurance industry generated N363bn in premium in the 2017 financial period. The immediate past Chairman of the Nigerian Insurers Association, Mr. Eddie Efekoha, stated this during the 47th Annual General Meeting of the body in […]

Life Insurance: NEMA improve workers’ welfare in Nigeria

Okechukwu Nnodim and Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe   Employees of the National Emergency Management Agency on Monday commenced an indefinite strike, shutting down operations in all the agency’s offices across the country. It was gathered that the workers embarked on the industrial […]

Why most tankers carry fake certificates – Insurance firms

Nike Popoola Most tankers plying Nigerian roads have no insurance cover to provide compensation for victims when they cause fatal accidents, investigation has revealed. Some insurance operators, who spoke with our correspondent, worried that when accidents of huge magnitude are […]

How Government can steer growth in the insurance sector

In this interview with NIKE POPOOLA, the Interim Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, International Energy Insurance Plc, Peter Irene, speaks on the need for government to give insurance sector more support. What are the major challenges facing insurance industry in Nigeria? […]