Elumelu canvass agriculture, electricity, for jobs creation in Africa

Elumelu canvass agriculture, electricity, for jobs creation in Africa

The Chairman of Heirs Holdings and Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu, CON, has called on African leaders and development institutions to help address the deepening job and employment crisis bedevilling the continent by lending support and paying more attention towards the agricultural sector, creating access to electricity and developing entrepreneurship. Elumelu who said this while speaking on […]

Goldberg Ariya Repete produce Fausiya, Williams in grand finale

Goldberg Ariya Repete produce Fausiya, Williams in grand finale

Onimama Fausiya and Leye Williams have both emerged overall winners of the 2017 edition of Ariya Repete, the Yoruba cultural music talent hunt, at the grand finale event which held at Trans Amusement Park, Ibadan on Friday, July 21, 2017. Fausiya, a budding female Fuji musician from Ilorin, Kwara State clinched the overall prize of […]

Abuja Housing: ROYAL Bags ‘Ceramic Company of the Year 2017’

Abuja Housing: ROYAL Bags ‘Ceramic Company of the Year 2017’

On the heels of an outstanding display of exotic tiles designed for low cost housing during the 11th Abuja Housing Expo at the International Conference Centre, foremost tile manufacturer in Nigeria, West African Ceramics Ltd have been awarded the ‘Ceramic Company of the Year 2017’ Award. The award was presented to the General Manager, West African Ceramics Ltd, […]

Environment experts task FG on real estate practitioners’ role

Environment experts task FG on real estate practitioners’ role

Environment experts have urged the National Assembly to make adequate provision through law to protect and project the real estate professionals in the country. A structural engineer, Chief Adio Oluwafemi Olopade made the plea at the investiture of the 25th Branch Chairman and Executive Committee members of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers, […]

Delta Agency laments lack of masterplan in Asaba

Delta Agency laments lack of masterplan in Asaba

The Director General, Delta State Capital Territory Development Agency (DSCTDA), Chief Clement Ofuani has disclosed that there is currently no master plan for Delta State Capital Territory, Asaba. Ofuani, who spoke at a media interaction with journalists in Asaba said what the agency have is a layout prepared by the first Military Administrator, Air Commodore Luke Ochulor. […]

Olubadan Oba Adetunji blesses Goldberg Ariya Repete

Olubadan Oba Adetunji blesses Goldberg Ariya Repete

His Royal Majesty, Oba Saliu Akanmu Olasupo Adetunji, the Olubadan of Ibadanland has pronounced his Royal blessings on Goldberg, a brand from the stables of Nigerian Breweries Plc for being a preserver of the Yoruba culture and tradition in the Southwest region. The monarch made this proclamation when the team from Nigerian Breweries Plc paid […]

Ikeja City Mall hosts Nigerian national freestyle football champion

Ikeja City Mall hosts Nigerian national freestyle football champion

Come Sunday July 23rd, 2017 as Ikeja City Mall in Lagos hosts the first Nigerian National Freestyle Football Championship in Nigeria, organized by Feet ‘n’ Tricks Limited. On the choice of  Ikeja City Mall as the venue of the event, Nzewi said that the Mall has become the  prime destination of choice for entertainment and relaxation […]

MultiChoice wins ‘Outstanding Satellite TV Brand of the Year’

MultiChoice wins ‘Outstanding Satellite TV Brand of the Year’

MultiChoice, has added yet another feather to its cap by clinching the ‘Outstanding Satellite TV brand of the Year’ at the recently concluded Marketing Edge Brands and Advertising Excellence Awards, 2017, which took place at the Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos, recently. Receiving the award on behalf of MultiChoice Nigeria, General Manager, Sales and Marketing, Martin Mabutho, thanked the […]

Abuja Housing: ROYAL showcase tiles for low cost Housing

Abuja Housing: ROYAL showcase tiles for low cost Housing

In the capacity of Platinum Sponsor of the 11th Abuja Housing Show, leading tile manufacturer, West African Ceramics Ltd, has joined other stakeholders in the public and private sector of the housing economy to discuss and proffer solutions to housing challenges in the country. The show described as the largest expo on housing in Africa had in […]

WAEC releases 2017 examination results, more credits recorded

WAEC releases 2017 examination results, more credits recorded

The West African Examination Council, WAEC, has released the result of the 2017 Senior Secondary Schools Certificate Examination. The result indicated that more students scored credit passes in 5 subjects and above compared to 2015 and 2016. The Head of National Office of the West African Examination Council, Mr. Olu Adenipekun, announced this in Lagos […]

Three Crowns Milk Names Oluwakemi Longe as 2017 Mum of the Year

Three Crowns Milk Names Oluwakemi Longe as 2017 Mum of the Year

30 year old mother of one, Oluwakemi Longe has emerged the 2017 Three Crowns Milk Mum of the Year. She was adjudged the winner ahead of five other finalists at the grand finale of the competition held at Classique Event Place, Oregun, Lagos. The panel of judges for the grand finale of this year’s edition of Three Crowns […]

Ten contestants set for Ariya Repete Grand Finale in Ibadan

Ten contestants set for Ariya Repete Grand Finale in Ibadan

The keenly contested semi-final of Ariya Repete, the indigenous Yoruba music talent hunt competition organized by Goldberg from the stables of Nigerian Breweries Plc, has produced 10 contestants for the grand finale which will hold at the Trans Amusement Park, Ibadan, Oyo State, on Friday, July 21, 2017. The semifinals which held at the MKO […]

Heritage Bank, Biase Plantations seal N232m pact on oil palm

Heritage Bank, Biase Plantations seal N232m pact on oil palm

Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s Most Innovative Banking Services Provider, is set to restore Nigeria lost glory in the agricultural sector and reposition the country as the highest oil palm producer in the world with its recent signing of N232 million Pilot phase of Out-growers Agreement with Biase Plantations Limited (BPL) and its joint venture partner, […]

EXMAN: Akanmu, Ojeikere leads discussions at business conference

EXMAN: Akanmu, Ojeikere leads discussions at business conference

Executive Director, Retail Banking at First City Monument Bank, Olu Akanmu will lead discussions at this year’s Experiential Marketers Association of Nigeria’s (EXMAN) Business Conference scheduled to hold between 2:00PM to 5:00PM on Friday July 28 at The Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos. Also to discuss on the occasion is Group Chief Marketing Officer at […]

Etisalat Powers Access to Instant Loans with KwikCash

Etisalat Powers Access to Instant Loans with KwikCash

Etisalat, in partnership with Support Microfinance Bank have simplified access to loans through the launch of its new service, KwikCash. The service, which is currently available only on the Etisalat network, was developed for subscribers who have bank accounts and need to access cash loans to settle urgent financial needs. It enables customers to get instant loans with ease using […]

We’ll develop counter narratives to challenge terrorism – Osinbajo

We’ll develop counter narratives to challenge terrorism – Osinbajo

The need for the development and dissemination of alternative and counter narratives to challenge terrorism and violent extremism was again stressed today by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. He spoke earlier today at two different events: one while receiving a delegation of the World Leadership Alliance  a.k.a Club de Madrid which included two former African […]

Anniversary: Transcorp Hilton Abuja clocks 30 years in business

Anniversary: Transcorp Hilton Abuja clocks 30 years in business

Transcorp Hilton Abuja hotel in Nigeria is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, having officially opened its door to its first guest on the 21st of April, 1987. The iconic hotel, which has through the years, hosted Royalty, Presidents, Global leaders, celebrities and other dignitaries, gathered friends, partners, clients, its board members and staff to commemorate its legacy […]

Heineken Africa, Nigerian Breweries donate Neo Natal to LUTH

Heineken Africa, Nigerian Breweries donate Neo Natal to LUTH

Heineken Africa Foundation (HAF) in collaboration with Nigerian Breweries Plc (NB Plc) on Thursday, July 13, 2017, commissioned an upgraded neo natal ward at the Lagos University Teaching hospital, LUTH. The project involved a physical and infrastructural upgrade of electrical installations to modern versions as well as a provision of piped oxygen and air to […]

JCI Eko, 100 Volunteers Execute Clean-Up Project in Lagos

JCI Eko, 100 Volunteers Execute Clean-Up Project in Lagos

In fulfilling its civil responsibility to the society, Junior Chamber International (JCI) Eko – a local organization of Junior Chamber International, Nigeria in collaboration with over 100 volunteers executed its Clean-Up project which took place recently at Ladipo Market in Mushin Local Government Area of Lagos State. The activity which featured the activation of “Illegal Waste Mapping” exercise […]

Copa Coca-Cola: Osun lifts trophy, Jay-Jay, Kanu thrill the audience

Copa Coca-Cola: Osun lifts trophy, Jay-Jay, Kanu thrill the audience

Friday, 23 June 2017 started like any other day, but it proved to be unforgettable for Osun state’s Progress Comprehensive High School after defeating rival team, Owerri City College, Imo State, to win the 2017 edition of the intensely competitive Copa Coca-Cola tournament at the national final match played at the Onikan Stadium, Lagos Island. Determined and focused all through […]

TPT’s Adetokunbo Modupe awarded PR Personality of the Decade

TPT’s Adetokunbo Modupe awarded PR Personality of the Decade

Adetokunbo Modupe, the Lead Strategist and Chairman of TPT International Limited, has emerged Outstanding PR Personality of the Decade. His overwhelming recognition was the highpoint of the 2017 Marketing Edge Awards, held at the Federal Palace Hotel, last weekend in Lagos. According to the organisers, the programme is aimed at recognising and rewarding excellence in […]

GTBank-Ogun State Principals Cup Season 5 semi finals

GTBank-Ogun State Principals Cup Season 5 semi finals

Students and football lovers in Ogun State defied the torrential rainfall as they trouped out enmass for the semi-final fixtures of the GTBank Ogun State Principals Cup at the MKO Abiola Stadium, Abeokuta on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Makun High school, Sagamu and Muslim high school, Isolu kicked off the female fixtures and remained inseparable […]

Lagos at 50: Herbert Samuel Macaulay memories, relevance lingers

To mark one of  the celebration of Lagos at 50, the organisers  decided to bring  back the memory of our past Hero’s in which Herbert is one one them.  Herbert Macaulay was a front-line nationalist who is acknowledged to be the first among the founding fathers of the nation. He tackled the British government at […]

Photos: Daystar Skill Acquisition produces 397 young entrepreneurs

Photos: Daystar Skill Acquisition produces 397 young entrepreneurs

Having been properly trained and skillfully equipped in eleven different vocations, a total of 397 youth Nigerians were graduated by the Daystar Skill Acquisition Programme on Saturday, 6 May, 2017. Keeping to its vision of raising role models in the society, Daystar Christian Centre held a memorable graduation ceremony for the 15th set of the […]

Lagos danfo drivers displeased over proposed ban of yellow buses

Four months after the Lagos state Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, announced the proposed ban of commercial buses also known as danfo in the state, some danfo drivers have expressed their displeasure over the news. Drivers at the Ogba and Ikeja axis of the state expressed that the ban would yield negative results for them who have embraced the […]

Photos: ADSEMA Commends Red Star for relief materials to IDPs

Photos: ADSEMA Commends Red Star for relief materials to IDPs

Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency (ADSEMA) has commended the Red Star Foundation, on behalf of the state government, for its relief materials and food stuffs donated to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Malkohi camp of the IDPs located about forty kilometers away from Yola the Adamawa State capital. The Foundation donated 30 bags of […]

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