Foreign Investment Critical To Growing Advertising Business – Ayanwale

By Olamide Bakare, Lagos A  renowned  advertising and creative guru and Group Chief Executive of Centrespread Communications Limited, Mr. Kola Ayanwale, has expressed support for huge investment from expertise abroad as a way of  sustaining and boosting advertising business in Nigeria. Speaking on the state of advertising in Nigeria and the need for investment, Ayanwale noted […]

Stakeholders Upbeat As “Hawk Descend” Confiscates Smuggled N45m Poultry Products

By Andrew Airahuobhor, Lagos The Nigeria Customs Service ‘Operation Hawk Descend’ ended its fifth week of operations by recording seizures worth N 45,470,441, posting the highest Duty Paid Value (DPV) since the launch of the operation last month. This sustained onslaught has elicited commendations from the Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN), which commended the Service’s ongoing […]

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FCMB: Impacting People, Communities, Environment Positively

FCMB, a world class financial services group, is a socially responsible organisation that believes that companies must generate sound financial returns to investors, while making positive contributions to society – employees, customers, suppliers, the community and the natural environment. The vision of FCMB Group is ‘to be the premier financial services group of African origin’. […]

Nigerian Emerges Vice-President African Microfinance Transparency

By Sola Alabadan, Lagos A Nigerian, Alex Enyinnah, the Programme Director of Grooming Centre, has been elected as the Vice- President of African Microfinance Transparency (AMT), the flagship institution for the promotion of best practice and microfinance banks operational knowledge in the continent. Enyinnah emerged as the first Nigerian leader of the association at its General […]

Fight Against Smugglers Is A Collective Effort- Ozobialu

Patrick Ozobialu is the Managing Director PAKRISTO Maritime Company Limited and current Chairman, Association of Nigeria Licensed Clearing Agents (ANLCA), Seme-Badagry chapter. In this interview with ANDREW UTULU, he insist that resolving the challenges of transacting business at the border stations and war against smuggling needs Federal Government partnership with Clearing Agents Excerpt What is […]

Akeusola – Academically Endowed, Not Lacking In Intelligence

By Oyeniran Apata –Lagos   Professor Olu Akeusola is the Provost of the Michael Otedola College of Primary Education (MOCPED), Noforija-Epe, Lagos State. Within two years of assumption of office at the college, which was established in 2011, his unprecedented managerial skills transformed the institution, originally classified as a glorified secondary school, into a standardized […]