Transcorp Group Announces New Executive and Non-Executive Appointments

October 16, 2018, Lagos, Nigeria – Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp), Nigeria’s leading diversified listed conglomerate has announced new appointments to its Board and executive management. Valentine Ozigbo has been appointed as the President/CEO of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc with effect from January 1, 2019. He will succeed Mr. Adim Jibunoh, who is […]

The Story of How God Called late Billy Graham

From humble beginnings into what has become a globally recognised ministry speaks of God’s faithfulness in response to simple obedience. From the Farm Billy Graham was born on November 7, 1918 in a frame house on a North Carolina dairy farm. Like many others in their day, his parents were hard-working people who knew the […]

Saraki Named DG, Atiku’s Presidential Campaign

Senate President Bukola Saraki has been named the director-general of campaign of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The appointment, which had been subject of media speculation for days, was confirmed by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, who said zonal coordinators had also been named after long hours […]

Heritage Bank Partners NIMASA to Train Maritime Operators

Heritage Bank Plc and the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) have joined forces to educate stakeholders about the maritime enforcement global benchmarks. The training session, which had as its theme: Maritime Enforcement Safety: Current Global Benchmarks, had representatives from the Nigerian Navy, Nigerian Ports Authority, Lagos State Safety Council, Shippers Council, Marine Insurers, […]

Faith With Action in Governance-Sam Adeyemi

Pastor Sam Adeyemi Everyone must submit to governing authorities for all authority comes from God. It has pleased God to place all the other institutions He created under the government. The authorities are God’s servants sent for your good. This should paint a picture in our minds what kind of people that are supposed to […]

Make Today the Day.

Make today the day. Use these helpful tips to improve yourself, boost your productivity and have a better life. Measure Up. Before you leave work this evening, write down benchmarks you can use to track your progress. These checkpoints will keep you accountable for reaching your objectives.​ Read: Zig Ziglar: 10 Steps to Serious Goal-Getting […]

Elumelu Foundation and GIZ partner to Empower Entrepreneurs across East and West Africa

Tony Elumelu Foundation and GIZ partner to Empower Young Entrepreneurs across East and West Africa The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s leading entrepreneurship philanthropy, is partnering with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, the German Government’s Agency for International Cooperation. GIZ will support the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme to empower 210 young African […]

NSE Mourns Erstwhile Director-General, Apostle Hayford Alile

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) mourns the loss of its erstwhile Director-General, Apostle Hayford Alile, OFR at the age of 80. Apostle Alile was the Director-General of NSE from 1976 to 2000. Apostle Alile’s outstanding achievements at The Exchange include the physical movement of The Exchange’s operations to its current location in the hub of […]

Double Continental -Honours for Transcorp Hilton, Abuja

It was a night of double honours for Transcorp Hilton Abuja as the 5-star hotel was announced the winner of prestigious industry awards at simultaneous gala ceremonies on 2 continents. For the 3rd consecutive year, the hotel was presented with SIGNUM VIRTUTIS, the seal of excellence, as the winner of the award for Seven Stars […]

NSE, Bloomberg Holds 4th CEO Roundtable

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in collaboration with Bloomberg will hold the fourth edition of the NSE-Bloomberg CEO Roundtable on Today, October 9, 2018 at Stock Exchange House, Marina, Lagos. The event themed, “Reshaping the Nigerian Economy for Sustainable Growth: Leveraging the Fourth Industrial Revolution as a Catalyst for Advancement”, will focus on the topical […]

Africa Prudential Partners Cooperative Societies on Technology Across Africa

Africa Prudential Plc, has partnered with the International Co-operative Alliance-Africa (ICA) to deploy technology solutions for a more efficient administration of co-operatives and thrift societies across Africa. The commitment was made public at the 12th African Ministerial Co-operative Conference which was held recently in Abuja, Nigeria. The theme for this year’s conference centred on leveraging […]

Conclude Onitsha seaport concession, LCCI tells FG

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry has advised the Federal Government to extend the port reform plans of the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council to eastern ports. The chamber specifically urged the government to finalise the concession of Onitsha seaport. The President, LCCI, Mr Babatunde Ruwase, gave this advice in Lagos on Tuesday during […]

Professor Okereke -Onyuke, Dangote,Elumelu and 45 coys Honoured

Professor Ndi Okereke -Onyuke,Aliko Dangote,Tony Elumelu etc and 45 companies honoured at the maiden capital market performance awards which held at the Civic Centre,Lagos recently The event organised by CAMCAN tracked Nigeria’s best-performing quoted companies across the sectors. The companies were assessed based on their audited report and accounts for the year ended December 31, […]

UBA Foundation and Gavi Launch a New Partnership for Africa

The UBA Foundation and Gavi will leverage the United Bank for Africa’s network and expertise to invest in Africa’s health system, starting with Nigeria. Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance and the UBA Foundation, the Corporate Social Responsibility arm of the United Bank for Africa Group, have joined together to strengthen health systems and raise awareness of […]