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SA Tourism promoting trade partnerships in Africa

SA Tourism promoting trade partnerships in Africa

SOUTH AFRICA’S tourism credentials as a leisure destination were put on full display at this year’s AKWAABA travel and trade show. During the three day show, the South African Tourism team pulled out all stops to actively promote South Africa’s unique value proposition as a leisure destination to the West African…

Money transfer by Nigerians hit 80 Billion Naira Daily-Diamond Bank CEO Uzoma Dozie

Money transfer by Nigerians hit 80 Billion Naira Daily-Diamond Bank CEO Uzoma Dozie

Currently, statistics on business transactions show that about N80 billion is electronically transferred daily from one bank account to the other in Nigeria. This was disclosed by the new Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (GMD/CEO) of Diamond Bank Plc, Mr. Uzoma Dozie. Speaking on ‘Media Trends in Business…

Guinness Nigeria MD Seni Adetu Removed

Guinness Nigeria MD Seni Adetu Removed

By Gistmaster, The managing director of Guinness Nigeria, Mr Seni Adetu has been removed. The company already notified the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) of the change.A new MD has been appointed for Guinness Nigeria. He is John Ókeeffe. According to information at the disposal of Gistmaster , Seni will work alongside…

GTBANK Dispute: Risqua Murtala Mohammed,AMG Petroenergy says widespread media reports orchestrated

GTBANK Dispute: Risqua Murtala Mohammed,AMG Petroenergy says widespread media reports orchestrated

Son of former Head of State, Risqua Murtala Mohammed, has said that there were ulterior motives in the orchestrated widespread media reports, of a routine commercial dispute between his company and the Guaranty Trust Bank. A Federal High Court was quoted by some national dailies to have barred Risqua Mohammed…

Gowon, UBA GMD, Akinwunmi, Others Receive Leadership Awards

Gowon, UBA GMD, Akinwunmi, Others Receive Leadership Awards

Former military head of state, General Yakubu Gowon, Group Managing Director and CEO of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Phillips Oduoza, Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina were among many other credible and distinguished Nigerians honoured yesterday at the annual   LEADERSHIP Annual Conference and Awards held at the ThisDay…

AITEO TO BOOST FG LOCAL CONTENT ASPIRATION WITH $2.85B

AITEO TO BOOST FG LOCAL CONTENT ASPIRATION  WITH $2.85B

Aiteo Group one of Africa’s leading conglomerates,leading a consortium of five other  companies has won the bid for the Royal Dutch Shell’s prolific Nigerian oil block, Oil Mining License 29 and an associated pipeline with a bid of  $2.85 billion. The acquisition of OML 29, as well as the Nembe…

Here comes Jack Ma, the richest man in China

Here comes Jack Ma, the richest man in China

By Niyi Tabiti So far, so good,Jack Ma the founder of Alibaba, the online conglomerates in shopping,payments and cloud computing has been able to prove his entrepreneur ingenuity beyond reasonable doubts. Jack Ma is the English teacher turned billionaire with the idea most people dare not touch with a long…

Guinness Nigeria under fire as consumer rights group alleges De-Marketing

Guinness Nigeria under fire as consumer rights group alleges De-Marketing

Guinness Nigeria Plc is currently under fire. The company which has been posting declining performances in the past five years is alleging through a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO); Consumer Rights Advocacy Network of Nigeria (CRANN) that its poor performances are as a result of unfair practices by Nigerian Breweries. Although, the…

UBA Verve Cardholders get eCash Rewards

UBA Verve Cardholders get eCash Rewards

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc in partnership with Verve International has launched an offer tagged “UBA Verve Rewards” in which Cardholders could win e-cash, free airtime, Nokia mobile phones and up to N35,000  cashback Cardholders who use their UBA issued Verve cards to initiate a minimum of five POS…

Court Freezes Dangote’s Accounts in 20 Nigerian Banks

Court Freezes Dangote’s Accounts in 20 Nigerian Banks

A Federal High Court has freezed the bank accounts belonging to Sani Dangote the Vice President of Dangote group and owner of Dansa Foods, in 20 banks over bad debt.Union Bank brought the case against Dangote,whose brother Aliko is regarded as Afrca’s richest man according to Forbes world billionaire list.…