OGUNBANJO REPLACES AIG-IMOUKHUEDE AT NIGERIAN STOCK EXCHANGE

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has announced the emergence of Mr Abimbola Ogunbanjo as the new President of National Council of the Exchange. The exchange, in a statement, said that the election of Ogunbanjo was reached at its council meeting immediately after its 56th Annual General Meeting in Lagos. It stated that

OONI LAUNCHES ISEDOWO, COMMENDS NIGERIAN BREWERIES FOR YOUTH EMPOWERMENT

By Iyanu Oluwajomiloju/Ile Ife......   The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II has endorsed Goldberg’s empowerment scheme, Isedowo and commended Nigerian Breweries Plc for the initiative at the flag-off of the campaign on Thursday, 31 August 2017. The event, which held at the palace of the revered monarch in Ile

NIGERIA UNDER CYBER ATTACK, LOSES BILLIONS OF NAIRA

Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shitu has noted that the federal government has estimated an annual loss of over N127 billion to cybercrime activities across the nation. According to Shittu, who spoke at the Nigeria ICT Impact CEO Forum 2017 in Lagos, Nigeria had its fair share of cybercrimes between 2016 and

LAGOS SLUMPS ON AFRICA TRAVEL DESTINATION CHART

During the coming five months, August – December 2017, there will be 16% fewer airline seats on domestic routes and 9% fewer and on international routes to and from Lagos LONDON, United Kingdom, August 15, 2017/ -- An analysis of seat capacity for travel to the top ten international airports in

ZENITH, PRUDENTIAL PARTNER TO REDEFINE INSURANCE BUSINESS

Zenith-Prudential, the outcome of the partnership between Zenith Life Insurance and Prudential Life has berthed in Nigeria’s Insurance landscape. “The union is set to literarily redefine the Nigerian insurance sector considering the pedigree of Prudential Plc, as one of the oldest and most capitalized life insurance companies in the world and

LAGOS BUSINESS SCHOOL HONUORS ONOSODE, OTHERS AT ALUMNI DINNER

By Oluwakemi Ukanah.../   The Lagos Business School Alumni Association has honoured some deserving alumni at the annual Alumni President’s Dinner to celebrate its 25th anniversary. At the grand event held at Harbour Points, Victoria Island, Lagos on July 2, an award was presented to the distinguished alumni 2017, Engr. Peter Bamkole, Director

NIGERIAN BREWERIES LAUNCHES ACE DESIRE, A ZOBO FLAVOURED ALCOHOLIC DRINK

By Iyanu Oluwajomiloju.../ Nigerian Breweries Plc, the foremost brewer in the country has raised the bar in the Ready-to-Drink (RTD) market with the launch of “Ace Desire,” the first zobo-flavoured alcoholic drink into the Nigerian market. Marketing Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Mr. Franco Maria Maggi, explained to Journalists at the launch in

NIGERIAN BREWERIES DEEPENS PARTNERSHIP WITH LOCAL ENTERPRENEURS ON BACKWARD INTEGRATION

By Iyanu Oluwajomiloju.../ Nigerian Breweries Plc, the foremost brewer in the country, has deepened its partnership with local entrepreneurs and farmers to harness huge value chain from its backward integration policy.   Mr. Patrick Olowokere, the company’s  Corporate Communications and Brand Public Relations Manager, explained that the company was consolidating its local sourcing

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT DECLARES WAR ON TAX DEFAULTERS

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has offered nine months grace period to tax payers to regularise their tax status or face criminal prosecution for tax offences. Osinbajo gave the ultimatum in Abuja on Thursday at the inauguration of the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDs). He said the scheme was specially targeted

TOP REAL ESTATE DEVELOPERS FIGHT FOR HONOURS AT AFRICA PROPERTY INVESTMENTS AWARDS

By Oluwakemi Ukanah.../   Africa’s premier real estate competition, the African Property Investment Awards (API Awards) will be launched at this year’s API Summit & Expo 2017 (www.APIsummit.co.za), taking place on the 24th August 2017, at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa. The awards will recognise innovation and outstanding achievement across the