Saturday, November 16, 2019
Pointek, Nigeria’s retail store for technology products has made public its plan to train 1,000 gadget technicians in order to bridge the unemployment gap in Nigeria. The company made this disclosure at the media chat in Lagos recently According to the Nigerian Bureau of Statistics (NBS), unemployment and underemployment rates in...
This year’s Africa Shared Value Summit will bring business change makers and thought leaders together in Nairobi on 23-24 May 2019. Speakers drawn from across the African continent make for an exciting programme, featuring tracks focusing on Africa’s most important industries: agriculture, manufacturing, infrastructure, energy, the environment and health...
Sequel to several business mergers, acquisitions and combinations within the Nigerian market, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) formerly Consumer Protection Commission (CPC), have instituted a joint advisory and guidance on mergers, acquisition and other business combinations notifications pursuant to Federal Competition...
Women in Management Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ), has congratulated every female candidate at all levels that participated in the just concluded 2019 general elections. The Board of Trustees and Executive Council of WIMBIZ commend their passion and commitment towards national growth and development which has propelled them to serve...
Olumide and Kenneth sustain stride to clinch prize Two more hymntestants have been hymnvicted (eliminated) in Stanza 11 of the Hymnodia reality show as the duo of Olumide Dada and Kenneth Ekhuemelo maintained their status as outstanding performers in the tussle for the ASAPH, the grand prize of the...
The second edition of the NewBrandsXPO, an experiential expo for new and emerging products and services, has been slated for 19th and 20th July 2019 at the MUSON Centre, Onikan Lagos. According to Tony Usidamen, Lead Consultant of Uburu and co-promoter of the NewBrandsXPO, this year’s edition would also feature...
Heritage Bank Plc has called on government at all levels and deposit money banks to increase supports in agriculture, as it is the most resilient and important sector of Nigerian economy, despite underwhelming investment in the sector.   The Executive Director of the bank, Jude Monye stated this while delivering a...
In furtherance to its commitment to strengthen education, PZ Cussons, Nigeria’s leading manufacturer of healthy home and personal care products has hosted winners of the 2018 Chemistry Challenge at the organization’s head office and factory in Lagos. PZ Cussons Chemistry Challenge (PZCCC), is an initiative of the company’s Foundation...
The Lagos Film Academy, a leading non-profit organization centred around support for young creatives who want to acquire life long skills and techniques as creatives across the continent has recently secured a 5000USD grant. The grant was endowed by the Global Philanthropy Alliance for the third edition of the...
Nigerian Breweries Plc, the leading brewing company in the country, has demonstrated its strong commitment to the promotion of intellectual talent through the sponsorship of the Lagos International Poetry Festival, which attracts poets from across the world.   The five-day festival, the fourth in the series, with the theme “Wide Awake”,...