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GE Building Skills and Capacity in Nigeria’s Oil & Gas Industry

GE Building Skills and Capacity in Nigeria’s Oil & Gas Industry

Customers of GE Oil and Gas, partners and other stakeholders in the Nigerian Oil & Gas industry met Thursday at the GE Garage for an interactive session on the role of technology in the Nigerian Oil & Gas industry.  The Garage is an innovation and manufacturing centre where aspiring makers…

Afrinvest MD drives re-launch of Rhodes scholarship in Nigeria

Afrinvest MD drives re-launch of Rhodes scholarship in Nigeria

Nigeria will, once again, be among beneficiaries of the Rhodes scholarship, the world’s most preeminent post-graduate scholarship scheme. Two exceptionally bright students will receive full funding, valued at between £40,000 to £50,000 per annum, to study at the prestigious Oxford University, United Kingdom. Mr. Charles Conn, Chief Executive Officer of…

Oando CEO,Wale Tinubu, speaks to CNBC Africa on foreign inclusive growth and job creation in Nigeria

Oando CEO,Wale Tinubu, speaks to CNBC Africa on foreign inclusive growth and job creation in Nigeria

CNBC: Africa’s growth trajectory is expected to remain at 5% in the year 2014 with West Africa representing the continent’s largest business opportunity. Now, tomorrow WEF Abuja kicks off in Nigeria with regional and global leaders discussing innovative restructural reforms and investments that can sustain the continent’s growth. We got…

Nigerian businessman,Lanre Lamex holds lavish 50th birthday in Dubai and Saudi Arabia

Nigerian businessman,Lanre Lamex holds lavish 50th birthday in Dubai and Saudi Arabia

By Gistmaster When famous people celebrate, they tend to go all out.It’s going to be city businessman, Lanrewaju Rasak Akanni’s 50th birthday come Thursday, 17th of July, 2014. And the Lagos social scene will literally be shut down three weeks! You may not be familiar with the name, but you should be…

Sonnie Ayere Wins Best Male Entrepreneur, investment services in Africa

Sonnie Ayere Wins Best Male Entrepreneur, investment services in Africa

Founder, Dunn Loren Merrifield Mr. Sonnie Ayere has been named best male entrepreneur – Investment services in Africa by the International Business Star Quality Award. Ayere is a former CEO of UBA Capital. He received the award during the 6th International Business Conference held on Friday 23rd May, 2014 in…

KAYMU IMPROVES DELIVERY WITH THE NO WAHALA SELLER DROP-OFF INITIATIVE

KAYMU IMPROVES DELIVERY WITH THE NO WAHALA SELLER DROP-OFF INITIATIVE

Online marketplace leaders Kaymu.com.ng have introduced a stress free delivery initiative for sellers on the platform. According to company, the Kaymu No Wahala Seller Drop-Off as the initiative is called was introduced out of the need to solve the delivery challenges faced by business owners in the country. At its inception, Kaymu operated as…

Zenith Bank GMD, Emefiele resumes as CBN Governor June 3

Zenith Bank GMD, Emefiele resumes as CBN Governor June 3

By Niyi Tabiti Godwin Emefiele is to take office as the new Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria on June 3.Sanusi Lamido Sanusi’s tenure as governor of the apex bank will officially come to an end on Tuesday June 2,2014. Emefiele, the managing director of Zenith Bank Plc is the man…

Diamond Bank mobile app rocks-Tunde Owolabi

Diamond Bank mobile app rocks-Tunde Owolabi

By Tunde Owolabi Banking has really evolved from the days of long queues in the banking hall, holding tally numbers and carrying sleeping mats all in a bid to process a one minute transaction.I recall many years back, when a relation would in a bid to expressed warm gestures, give…

Sheraton Hotel Abuja is a complete mess-Simon Kolawole

Sheraton Hotel Abuja is a complete mess-Simon Kolawole

By Niyi Tabiti Former editor of Thisday Newspaper,Simon Kolawole took a swipe at the management of Sheraton Hotels Abuja for presenting Nigerian tourism potential in bad light. Kolawole, who is now the publisher of the cable online newspaper described his stay durning the 2014 World Economic Forum on Africa as…