Thursday, July 16, 2020
In several news reports, World Bank President David Malpass was recently quoted as saying some Multilateral Development Banks, including the African Development Ban, have a tendency to lend too quickly and in the process, add to the continent’s debt problems. Download Document: http://bit.ly/3btFgKW
Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp) has announced significant appointments to its Board and Executive Management. Transcorp is Nigeria’s leading listed industrial holding company, whose interests include Transcorp Power, Nigeria’s largest power generator, Transcorp Hotels, owner of the iconic Transcorp Hilton, and significant upstream oil and gas assets.
A major player in the Consumer Goods sector, NASCON Allied Industries, recorded an increase in its total assets while maintaining an enhanced installed capapcity, according to an unaudited fourth quarter results released on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). The unaudited fourth...
In the spirit of camaraderie that is conversant with its philosophy of “We’re good together”, Africa’s leading Information and Communications Technology (ICT) company, MTN Nigeria, has appreciated its trade partners for their alliance at an event tagged Y’ello Partners Appreciation Day (YPAD). The series...
Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has described as “exciting” the decision of the Dangote Group to site its petroleum, fertilizer and petrochemical company in Lagos. The governor said the decision is to the advantage of the state and will lead to real growth and development...
The Bank head pledged to continue the work of transforming Nigeria’s agriculture sector African Development Bank  President Akinwumi Adesina reminded students of the important role they have to play in the continent’s economic development, as he was conferred with an honorary doctorate in...
As part of efforts to draw attention to the economic opportunities in some of Nigeria’s industrial clusters and grow the Made in Nigeria mindset, Ford Foundation and a group of experts and industrialists have come together to organize and sponsors an investment summit for Nnewi the manufacturing...
The Board of the African Development Bank has approved a $22 million Senior Loan to help Egypt’s Corporate Leasing Company (Corplease) expand its operations in the North African country. The decision signaled confidence in a burgeoning local market and in the...
The Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA), and Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony Elumelu has advocated massive private capital investment as well as increased support to youth development as catalysts for driving the much needed economic growth on the continent. Elumelu said this while...
Elouise Kelly It is one thing having the people and the resources to create culturally relevant work, but to be really effective, agencies must build the systems to support them. Looking back on South African advertising, one could argue that it’s been fairly elusive....