MAN:Nigeria’s Economy Will Turn-around 2018

  The MD/CEO of Coleman Wired Cable George Onafowoken has indicated that the nation’s economy is likely to recover by 2018. Onafowoken who expressed this view on the occasion of Chemical & Pharmaceutical Sector of Manufacturer Association of Nigeria (MAN) Special Forum/End of year programme held at MAN Headquarters Ikeja, Lagos said the economy would […]

NSE Admits By Introduction N6.3billion Fixed Rate Bond of WEMA Funding SPV PLC

    L – R shows Tunde Mabawonku, Chief Finance Officer, Wema Bank Plc; Oluwole Ajimisinmi, Company Secretary/Legal Adviver, Wema Bank Plc; Haruna Jalo-Waziri, Executive Director, Capital Markets Division, The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE); Ademola Adebise, Executive Director, Wema Bank Plc; Olukayode Bakare, Treasurer, Wema Bank Plc and Bola Adeeko, Head, Corporate Services Division, NSE […]


  A year has passed already since REDTV launched unto the scene with aplomb and great promise. It has been a first year of roller coasters but it appears the ride has been nothing but exciting in spite of the ups and downs. REDTV is definitely on the up!  The online lifestyle channel is proudly […]

The $3tn Infrastructure Deficit: LCCI, NESG Advise FG to Adopt PPP Approach.

  The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) and the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has called on the Muhammadu Buhari led Federal Government to adopt public/private partnership (PPP) Strategies to resolve Nigerian’s $3trillion infrastructural deficit. Giving an opening address at the colloquium organized by the Centre for Ethics and Sustainable Development (CESD) with […]

Buhari regime is becoming Draconian -Don

  The Head of Political Science, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, professor Sat Obiyan has warned the nation that the Muhammadu Buhari led federal government is becoming draconian. Obiyan who was speaking at the Centre for constitutionalism and Demilitarization (CCD) Annual Democracy Lecture and Book Presentation held in Lagos recently urged the government to resend […]

Gov. Ambode Plans N13, 000 Per Bag Xmas Rice For Lagosians

    The Lagos State Governor Akinwumi Ambode has concluded plans to declare xmas rice bonanza for Lagosian at N13, 000, ($35) per bag.His Special Adviser on food security Hon. Ganiyu Okanlawo who disclosed this at the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s (LCU) Stakeholders Summit held  recently at its hall in Abiola Gardens, Alausa, […]

Mona Institute Signs MOU with American Hospitality Academy …………….Gets USCBA Accreditation

  One of Nigeria’s emerging professional Institutes, Mona Institute of Hospitality and Tourism management has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with American Hospitality Academy . Apparently, this development will enable its Nigerian students enjoy the best curriculum and modules the world has on offer in the field of hospitality and Tourism Education. According to […]

12 Ways Successful People Handle Toxic People

Well-Being Relationships The important thing to remember is that you are in control of far more than you realize. Travis Bradberry Toxic people have always been a drag, but research shows they can physically harm your brain. In this article, originally published on LinkedIn Pulse, Dr. Travis Bradberry shows you how to keep your gray […]


On January 1, 2017, The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) will begin accepting applications for the third round of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme. The Programme is the Foundation’s 10-year, US$100 million commitment to training, mentoring and funding 10,000 African entrepreneurs.  According to a release from TEF the application portal will be open until midnight (WAT), March 1, 2017. Entrepreneurs must complete the online application and selection is […]


Fifteen delegations representing the United Nations and several countries, including Germany, Canada, France, Qatar and Algeria took part in the Tunisian government’s International Investment Conference dubbed “Tunisia 2020.”  In the last 5 years the Tunisian economy has struggled following a democratic uprising which ushered in weak growth and economic uncertainty. The conference sought to attract direct […]


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AfDB and United Bank for Africa Plc sign US$ 150 million Line of Credit

 The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) on Wednesday November 30, 2016, signed a US$ 150 million loan agreement to finance infrastructure and SME projects, including women-owned enterprises in Nigeria. “The Fund will support development of productive sectors of the economy; particularly the power sector, Infrastructure, Women owned enterprises […]