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.

Culinary Delights opens first Pizza King and Mama Mia restaurant in Lagos

After about two and a half years in the making, Culinary Delights has finally opened the doors of its first outlet to customers with the launch of her first two brands, Pizza King and Mama Mia (Make I chop again). Located at 67 Coker Road in Ilupeju, Pizza King will serve customers pizzas and sides while Mama Mia will serve rice meal options and chicken relishes from across the world.

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Cold Stone Creamery Redefines Indulgence With Their New Ice Cream Cake Creation!

For those who crave for something more, Cold Stone Creamery Nigeria has just the thing for you.

Famous for their rich creamy ice cream and their amazing moist ice cream cakes- a perfect two in one offer of ice cream and cakes, they might have just created the next best thing.

mediaReach OMD Wins Young Lions Media, Nigeria Competition

In a competition among multiple Media Agencies in Nigeria at the Young Lions Media competition held recently, Rita Oladimeji and Tobi Babalola from mediaReach OMD grabbed the title of Young Lions Media – Nigeria.

Turkish Airlines Extends Operations To Port Harcourt

...Extols Abuja Airport Facility Upgrade

Turkish Airlines management has announced that it will begin London-Istanbul-Port-Harcourt flights from June 24, 2019.

PHOTO: Visa West Africa Organizes Payments Security Workshop for CBN

L-R: Niyi Adebiyi, Director, Corporate Communications, Visa West Africa; Francis Galadima Wasa, Deputy Director, Payments Systems Management Department, Central Bank of Nigeria; Bankole Falade, Director, Government Relations, Visa West Africa; Aribidesi Lawal, Risk Manager, Visa West Africa; at the Payments Security Workshop organized by Visa for CBN, which took place in Abuja recently.

Tuesday, 16 April 2019

FG Fetes Procter & Gamble Nigeria, Others, at 2nd Annual PEBEC Awards

The 2nd Annual Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) Awards held on the 3rd of April 2019 recognized MDAs and members of the public and private sector that contributed to driving the Council’s reform initiatives.