Friday, 11 October 2019

eLaLiga, the best national EA SPORTS FIFA 20 competition to begin new season in January

The official EA SPORTS FIFA 20 Global Series competition in Spain, which is run thanks to the collaboration between LaLiga and Electronic Arts (EA SPORTS), now has a start date in January. Last season, the competition had over      3.7 million views and during the 2019/20 campaign, it will be given a makeover in the shape of a new image and a new official name: eLaLiga.

Emirates rolls out Nollywood blockbusters for Nigerian Travellers

Emirates, the award-winning airline, presents a series of Nollywood blockbusters, specially curated for its discerning Nigerian travelers to give them an unforgettable onboard experience.

Canon EMEA President Reaffirms Group's Desire to Continue its Development in West Africa

Yuichi Ishizuka, President and CEO of Canon Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA), a global provider of imaging technologies and services, continues his regional tour in Africa and travels to Nigeria after visiting Kenya, Egypt and Morocco earlier this year.

Soyinka to review Keith Richards’ “Never Quite the Insider" at Public Presentation on Thursday

Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka will be a special guest to review Chief Keith Richards’ latest book, “Never Quite the Insider: a Nigerian Memoir” in Lagos on Thursday, 17 October, 2019.

Sudan: AfDB approves $31.3 million grants for water and sanitation facilities

The African Development Bank Group on 9 October, 2019 approved an African Development Fund (ADF) grant of $30 million and a $1.3 million grant from the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Initiative Trust Fund for the upgrading of water and sanitation facilities in Sudan’s North and South Kordofan states.

Empowering Africa to Make Energy Work

Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy of South Africa, Gwede Mantashe, launched the Africa Energy Series: South Africa 2019 report at the Africa Oil & Power conference; Under the second day’s theme of “Energy in Powering Growth”, panel discussions and talk sessions unpacked the challenges and opportunities in Africa’s power sector; Program highlights included topics such as the energy transition, Africa’s renewable energy sector, financing the power sector and energy security.

Ogunbiyi Foundation Launch: Education Experts Laud FG Creation of Economic Advisory Council

Leading professionals in the nation’s education sector has lauded the President Muhammadu Buhari led government on the setting up of the Economic Advisory Council stating that we cannot divorce the best technically sound initiatives from the ambience of the overall economic operating environment.

Thursday, 10 October 2019

Experts Discuss Government Regulations, Financing and Universal Healthcare Coverage at 2019 Medic West Africa

… Holds Leaders in Healthcare Conference

Healthcare leaders from across Africa have highlighted the need to promptly address critical issues such as government regulations, financing, leadership and management strategies in Africa’s healthcare sectors. These issues were brought to the fore at the Leaders in Healthcare Conference held at ongoing Medic West Africa Exhibition and Conferences at Eko Hotels, Lagos.

International Breweries Plc to train 300 youths on entrepreneurship

The 2019 edition of International Breweries Kickstart, the innovative youth entrepreneurship programme that empowers young people with the financial muscle, training and mentorship to implement different entrepreneurial ventures, has progressed to the next phase known as the Boot Camp. The initiative received over 17, 000 applications across the Country.

Taste the Spice of Naija With New Domino’s Hot and Spice Flavour

Just about when we thought we had enjoyed all Domino’s Pizza Nigeria has to offer this year, they are here again with yet another cheesy, sweet, spicy, delicious and mouth-watering pizza flavour. They call it The Sweet N Hot Pizza, this is literally how it tastes; just Sweet & Hot! This new flavour is indeed special and different from what we are already used to. It features a mix of BBQ sauce, smoked sausage, and an array of lip-smacking toppings, cheese and spice to bring out the Naija in you!

Heroes award: Indomie holds 12th Independence Day Award on Oct. 12

The 12th edition of the Indomie Independence Day Award for Heroes (IIDA) of Nigeria is scheduled to hold on Saturday October 12th, 2019 at the Marquee (External Ball Room) Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Peter Handke and Olga Tokarczuk win Nobel Prizes in Literature

Polish author Olga Tokarczuk and Austria's Peter Handke have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature for 2019 and 2018 respectively.

Noah’s Ark Promotes Fred Akinmuyisitan As Deputy Director, Account Planning

Foremost creative advertising powerhouse, Noah’s Ark Communications has promoted Fred Akinmuyisitan from the position of Group Head, Account Planning to Deputy Director, Account Planning of the agency.

2019 Medic West Africa: “Private and Public Partnerships will Grow Health Deliveries” – Sanwo-Olu

The Executive Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has proclaimed that private and public partnerships will boost health outcomes. He made this submission at the opening ceremony for the Medic West Africa Exhibition and Conference holding at Eko Convention Centre, Lagos.

L-R: Ali El-Khidir, Business Development Director, Medic West Africa; Prof. Akin Abayomi, Honorable Commissioner of Health for Lagos State; Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Executive Governor of Lagos State and Prof. Adetokunbo Fabamwo, Chief Medical Director, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital at the opening ceremony of this year’s edition of Medic West Africa Conference and Exhibition held at Eko Convention Centre, Lagos.
Riding on the theme of transforming the healthcare sector in Nigeria, Medic West Africa 2019 brought together industry experts such as the Commissioner of Health for Lagos, Delta, Ondo and Ekiti States, to explore how small and medium health businesses in Nigeria can become more efficient.

Enyo Celebrates Customer Service Week

… Assures Customers Sustained Excellent Service Delivery

In line with its customer-first approach to service delivery, Enyo Retail and Supply, a leader in the downstream oil and gas sector has rolled-out series of exciting and rewarding activities to further enhance customer experience during the celebration of this year’s international Customer Service Week from October 7 to 11, 2019, with the theme, “The Magic of Service”.