Wednesday, 24 April 2019

GROHE Provides Ultimate Hygiene with Manual Bidet Seat and Smart Toilet

…Taking You from Cleanly Functionality to Utmost Convenience

GROHE, the leading global brand for complete bathroom solutions and kitchen fittings introduces a new bidet seat for toilet ceramics. With the alternative to the fully integrated GROHE Sensia Arena smart toilet, the pleasant and nurturing cleaning with water is now possible when using the toilet at an attractive price and without having to replace any toilet ceramics, regardless of being the tenant or owner.

Bankers’ Committee Educates Over 62,000 Students on Financial Literacy

The Bankers’ Committee has disclosed that it educated over 62,000 students on financial literacy, as part of activities to mark the 2019 Financial Literacy Day and Global Money Week. The theme for this year was “Learn. Save. Earn”.

Tuesday, 23 April 2019

#BREAKING: Dangote announces sale Dangote Flour Mills Plc to Olam

Amid focus shift, the Board of Dangote Flour Mills Plc has notified the Nigerian Stock Exchange, its shareholders, and the investing public about the receipt of a binding offer from Ola International Limited to acquire all of Dangote Flour’s outstanding shares that are not currently held by Olam or its subsidiary.

#BREAKING: National Theatre GM, Stella Oyedepo, is dead

The General Manager of the National Theatre, Iganmu, Dr. Stella Oyedepo, is reportedly dead.

Verraki launches with new brand identity, ambitions

A new business and technology solutions firm has been launched, which promises to partner with enterprises and governments to accelerate the development and transformation of Africa. The new entity named ‘Verraki Partners’ is focused on implementing technology and business solutions designed inherently for Africa and specifically fit for purpose, while also curating business ventures to unlock new sources of growth across the continent.

Sunday, 21 April 2019

PricePointe Wholesale Club starts operation, launches ultra-modern warehouse in Lagos

PricePointe Wholesale Club, a new entrant into the Nigerian retail sector, modeled after the America’s Costco and Sam’s Club, has started operations with the opening of its flagship warehouse at 6-10 Ilupeju Industrial Crescent, Ilupeju Lagos.

Friday, 19 April 2019

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated debut $450 million Eurobond oversubscribed

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), the Lomé-based parent company of the Ecobank Group, is pleased to announce that it has successfully raised $450 million in its debut Eurobond which was oversubscribed.

Zedcrest Capital GMD, Adedayo Amzat, Others to Speak at Lagos FINTECH Week

Group Managing Director of Zedcrest Capital Group, Adedayo Amzat will be joining other industry captains at the Lendtech Leaders Panel of Lagos FINTECH Week on Thursday, April 25, 2019 to explore various challenges and opportunities in consumer lending by fintech firms and banks.

Thursday, 18 April 2019

ROAM Appoints Head of Cars for Africa Market

The ROAM Group strengthens its executive team and announces a key leadership appointment. Mr. Ravi Mehra joined the company as “Head of Cars”, responsible for the growth and operations for the company’s car classifieds across the continent, from April 2019.

Turkish Airlines Holds Bowling Tournament in Nigeria

Turkish Airlines, the airline that flies to more countries and international destinations than any other airline has hosted its Nigerian passenger agencies in both Lagos and Abuja to a bowling tournament. The Abuja bowling took place at the Dome, Abuja while Lagos held at Twin Waters Lagos.

Onyx by Valentina Unveils New Haute-Glamour Couture Collection!

Style, they say, is a way to express who you are without having to speak. Style is nestled in every unique detail pieced together to make an outfit. It is a creatively distinctive expression of oneself. On the 31st of March, 2019, Onyx by Valentina, a luxury female fashion brand, launched her new clothing collections – The Very Valentina, and The Jaclyn Johnson – at an exquisite event that took place at her new showroom in Lekki, Lagos.

Hogan Lovells named among Yale Law's Top Ten Firms for Gender Equality

Hogan Lovells is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected as a Yale Law Women's Top Ten Firm for Gender Equity for 2019.

Microsoft Launches AI for Africa Whitepaper in Kenya

Microsoft has launched the white paper for its Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Africa program in Kenya. The company introduced its AI for Good series to discuss several issues surrounding AI, such as the government coming up with a suitable regulatory framework, and the development of IT infrastructure from the various stakeholders.

Priscilla Eleje Makes History as the First Woman to Sign the Nigerian Naira

For the very first time in Nigeria’s 59-year history, the signature of a woman, Priscilla Ekwere Eleje, goes on the naira.

GTBank Releases Q1 Unaudited Results, Reports Profit Before Tax Of N57.0Billion

Guaranty Trust Bank plc has released its unaudited Financial Results for the quarter ended March 31, 2019, to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges.