Tuesday, 30 May 2023

REVEALED: Why Crypto Marketplace Patricia suspended withdrawals

Patricia, a cryptocurrency marketplace, has announced a tentative suspension of withdrawals on its app (mobile and web) owing to a recent security issue. It reported that the intrusion only affected Patricia Personal, the retail trading app and that BTC and Naira assets were compromised.

Spotify Data reveals Nigerian Gen Z's unwavering love for mellow music

In the world of music genres and emotions, there exists a unique space for mellow beats, effortlessly transporting us to tranquillity and introspection. Among Gen Z listeners in Nigeria, one trend shines brightly—their unwavering love for mellow music. From Lo-Fi and sad melodies to chill vibes and easy-listening anthems, the younger generation has wholeheartedly embraced these soothing sounds to navigate life's complexities in a fast-paced world.

Intra-African Trade Fair 2023 is now set for 9-15 November in Cairo

The Egyptian capital city of Cairo will play host to the third edition of the Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2023) which will now take place from 9 to 15 November 2023, the Advisory Council has confirmed.

St. Lauren reiterates commitment to support its trade partners in Port Harcourt, Abuja

...Unveils new look for its wine bottle 

St. Lauren, a premium non-alcoholic sparkling wine brand, introduced the new look bottle wine to Port Harcourt, River State, and Abuja, where it promised trade partners an unmatched profitable relationship in wine sales for 2023.

Rebuild Lagos Trust Fund unveils an upgraded Iga Idunganran Primary Healthcare Centre

Rebuild Lagos Trust Fund (RLTF), a non-profit, public-private partnership (PPP) also referred to as “The Fund” or “RLTF” has recorded another significant milestone in the portfolio of its six flagship projects--the completed rehabilitation and extensive upgrade of the Iga Idungaran Primary Healthcare Centre (PHC).

Sunday, 28 May 2023

Egypt’s Al Ahly Wins 2023 Basketball Africa League Champions

...Anunwa “Nuni” Omot Named BAL Most Valuable Player

Egypt’s Al Ahly defeated Senegal’s AS Douanes 80-65 to win the 2023 Basketball Africa League (BAL) Finals, which took place at BK Arena in Kigali, Rwanda and reached fans in 214 countries and territories in 17 languages.

Arla Foods Opens State-of-the-art Dairy Farm in Kaduna, Nigeria

…Aim at 4 million kg annual Milk Production Access Multimedia Content

Arla Foods, the parent company of Dano Milk, has opened a modern dairy farm in Kaduna as part of its efforts to ensure sustainable milk production in Nigeria. The farm, which is located in Damau village, Kubau Local Government Area, was inaugurated on Thursday, May 25, 2023, by the Executive Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai.

African Banker Awards 2023 winners announced

The African Banker Awards 2023 Gala Ceremony, the most prominent event in the African banking calendar, took place rcently on the fringes of the African Development Bank Annual Meetings at the Rixos Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. Over 300 of the continent's top bankers, regulators, and officials attended the ceremony.

Prostate Cancer Survivors Share Experiences of Painless Surgery at Reddington Hospital

No fewer than 50 patients diagnosed with prostate cancer were successfully operated at Reddington Hospital, Victoria Island, Lagos in the last 12 months even as some of the survivors gave accounts of how they were saved from premature death after undergoing laparoscopic surgery (a non-invasive pinhole surgery). 

African brands slip to 14% of the Top 100 most admired brands as global firms entrench their position

...Nike retains #1 ranking for 5th consecutive year in a relatively unchanged Top 10 ranking 

Today, on Africa Day, Brand Africa released the 13th list of the most admired brands in Africa based on a survey and rankings conducted by Geopoll, Kantar and Brand Leadership, across 32 African countries that account for more than 85% of the continent’s GDP and population.

Thursday, 25 May 2023

Introducing the Revolutionary LG TwinTub Washing Machine - The Ultimate Laundry Companion

…The new LG 6kg & 7kg Washing Machine with Magic Filter & Durable Rust-Proof

In a world where convenience and efficiency are paramount, one household appliance has quietly undergone a remarkable transformation. When it comes to your busy lifestyle, you need the latest appliances that can keep up with all your needs and investing in LG TwinTub washing machine which comes in 6kg and 7kg is all that your laundry needs.

Chandon Vintage Brut: Emirates tantalising global sparkling wine treat in Premium Economy

Emirates passengers can now sample an exceptional sparkling wine onboard Emirates.  Welcome Chandon Vintage Brut 2016, a global exclusive to Emirates that brings the distinctive travel experience of Premium Economy Class to more destinations, including New York JFK, San Francisco, London Heathrow, Sydney, Auckland, Christchurch, and Melbourne. 

CBN takes eNaira sensitization drive to women in UNILAG

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has taken the sensitisation drive of eNaira to women during the Law Ladies Day programme at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) Yaba Lagos.

Africa Investment Forum showcases $1.475 billion in green and renewable energy deals at AfDB 2023 Annual Meetings

The Africa Investment Forum presented four renewable energy and sustainability projects worth approximately $1.5 billion to investors on the sidelines of the African Development Bank Group’s (AfDB) 2023 Annual Meetings.

WARC Media's Platform Insights: YouTube’s global advertising revenue is set to rise 4.0% in 2023 to reach $30.4bn

Despite being severely impacted by the digital ad business decline, YouTube remains popular with consumers. It reaches half of the world's internet users (2.07 billion) and holds a commanding lead in the online video advertising business, according to the latest media platform insights report by WARC.