Saturday, 27 February 2021

Arvind Pathak, Deputy GMD of Dangote Cement Takes A Bow

Dangote Cement Plc has announced the resignation of its Deputy Group Managing Director, Arvind Pathak. His resignation takes effect from the 25th of February 2021.

VP Osinbajo disagrees with CBN, calls for crypto regulation

The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has called for Crypto regulation, stating that the role Crypto plays in the global financial ecosystem evidently shows that digital currency is inevitable.

Cadbury Nigeria rewards Bourn Factor Season 2 winners

Cadbury Nigeria, a part of Mondelēz International, and producers of the iconic Bournvita, a cocoa beverage drink, has rewarded the top three winning schools in the second edition of the Bourn Factor School Talent Hunt Competition, which took place nationwide, in 2020.

StanChart partners with Vetifly to Provide convenience for Clients

Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria entered a unique partnership with Vetifly. This on-demand helicopter service flies from Victoria Island to Ikeja International airport and vice versa for as low as $150 per seat.

Thursday, 25 February 2021

Brands must own customer data to survive without cookies, says Elo Umeh

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Terragon Group, Mr. Elo Umeh has explained the critical role, ownership of Customers First-Party data plays to Brands, and the exponential value they add in Online Advertising.

VFD Group GMD, Nonso Okpala, buries dad

VFD Group Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Nonso Okpala, has bid farewell to his father, Nze Okpala Chude Onyemauche, in Uga, Anambra state.

Evercare Begins Operations of its State-of-the-Art Hospital in Lagos provide quality, specialist health services to all

Evercare Hospital Lekki, a private multispecialty tertiary care facility, has commenced operations in Lagos. The purpose-built state-of-the-art 165-bed multispecialty, tertiary care hospital is part of the Evercare Group, a leading impact-driven healthcare group in emerging markets operating hospitals, clinics and diagnostic facilities across Africa and South Asia. 

EXMAN Empowers Members On Tax, Pension Compliance

In a bid to ensure compliance and work within the details of the law, the Experiential Marketers' Association of Nigeria (EXMAN) empowered its members on taxation and pension scheme and how they can also take advantage of the opportunities inherent.

Wednesday, 24 February 2021

Facebook Partners with JA, Empowers Young People with Digital Marketing Skills

JA Nigeria announced a partnership with Facebook in line with the vision of raising a generation of digitally-inclined young business leaders, This new partnership will result in the incorporation of a Digital Marketing module into JA’s flagship Company Program to empower young people with Digital Marketing skills.

SAP Young Professional Program helps build more collaborative digital workforce in East Africa

The Young Professional Program, SAP's flagship digital skills build initiative, has welcomed the graduation of 27 SAP Associate Consultants in East Africa following their successful completion of an all-virtual training program.

Time for a digital scale-up in Africa to unlock the continent’s untapped creative economies - AIF Panelists

Digital platforms in Africa should scale up to take advantage of the continent’s surging demand for creative content, said Africa Investment Forum Senior Director Chinelo Anohu, adding that the African Development Bank flagship entity is providing advisory services and investment support to creative players.

Tuesday, 23 February 2021

Nestlé recognized as a Top Employer in Central and West Africa

People in Central and West Africa who are searching for the next step in their career can find inspiration in organizations with the exceptional work culture and people-first, HR best practices.

PwC’s Family Business Survey 2020: Why family businesses need to act now to protect their legacy tomorrow

Leading professional services firm, PwC, has released its 10th global bi-annual survey of family business owners, which reveals the current thinking and outlook of 2801 family business leaders across 87 territories including Nigeria.

Mouka Presents Customised Mattress to Afeez Agoro, Nigeria's Tallest Man for a Healthy Sleep

Mouka has presented a customised Wellbeing Regal orthopaedic mattress to Afeez Agoro, Nigeria's tallest man, for the quality sleep he desires for his 7 feet 4.58 inches frame.

Agile Practitioners Association of Nigeria Roll Out Plans For 2021 Conference

The Agile Practitioners Association of Nigeria, Nigeria’s largest Agile professional body, announced on Monday, February 22, 2021, plans to host the 4th edition of the Annual Agile Nigeria Conference 2021, themed “Strategic Agility – Market Creating Innovations”.