Applications for Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme 2019 Opens on TEFConnect.com

On the 1st of January 2019, at 12am, WAT, the Tony Elumelu Foundation will begin accepting applications for the fifth cycle of its Entrepreneurship Programme. 1,000 selected applicants will join the current 4,470 beneficiaries of the Programme. According to a release from UBA Since 2015, the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme – the only African-funded entrepreneurial catalyst […]

The Nigerian Stock Exchange ( NSE) is hosting the 2018 edition of its Exchange Traded Products (ETPs) conference tagged – Exchange Traded Products: Evolving investment themes, Accessing New Markets and Enhancing Portfolio Alpha. The event is holding today at Oriental Hotel, Lekki Road – Lagos. The conference will address Investors, Fund Managers, Regulators, and Capital […]

NSE Commissions Media Lounge

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) recently commissioned the Media Lounge at its headquarters in Marina, Lagos. The Lounge will serve as a meeting and bonding facility for journalists that cover the activities of the Exchange. At the commissioning were media personalities such as Mr. Qasim Olalere Akinreti, Chairman, Nigerian Union of Journalists, Lagos Chapter; Mrs. […]

WEMA Bank Wont Sack Workers Over Banking Disruption-CEO

The Chief Executive Officer of WEMA Bank PLC,Ademola Adebisi has said that the bank will not sack workers as result of the threatening fintech. disruption of banking as we know it across the globe,saying that WEMA would be employing the retraining option to ensure it survives. According to him from experience changes in technology does […]

Nigeria Now a Hub in Global Beauty Economy-CEO Compass Global Ltd

The Chief Executive Officer Compass Global Ltd, Mrs. Tokunbo Chiedu has said that Nigeria is now a power in global beauty economy and a thought leader in beauty &fashion ecosystem. Mrs. Chiedu who made this revelation during the “Cosmologists Creative Clinic 2018 and graduation of Elegant Twins 2018 class posited that its a good time […]

7 Life Truths I Wish I Knew Sooner

We often talk about stepping into our true power, about building our confidence muscle and boosting our self-esteem. But although self-confidence and self-esteem seem similar—referring to how we feel about ourselves—they are two very different concepts. Self-esteem refers to how we generally feel about ourselves: how much we like or love ourselves, and the overall […]

The 10 Principles of Self-Made Billionaires

Billionaires have something most of us don’t. But that’s only because we haven’t learned it yet. I’ve spent a significant amount of time with billionaires. I’ve studied them extensively, and here’s what I’ve discovered: Billionaires are billionaires because they all follow a set of unique perspectives, or principles, that help them persevere where others find […]

Ikeja ICAN Chairman:Ayoade Hands Over to Olalere

The change of baton of leadership was recently officially concluded at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria(ICAN) Ikeja branch as the out-going Chairman Bayo Ayoade handed over to Mr. Oni Olalere who becomes the incumbent chairman of the institute. The event which held at Airport Hotel Ikeja attracted top accountants in the state, including […]

Entrepreneurship is the Key to Unlocking Economic Development ” Elumelu

The annual Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Forum which held recently is the largest gathering of African entrepreneurs in the world, was a unique opportunity for bringing together young business talent, creating dynamic networks and transmitting the message to policymakers that a vibrant and responsible private sector will deliver economic transformation. Now in its fourth […]

WorldStage Economic Summit:Experts Disagree On Nigeria’s Future Economic Direction

Experts who graced the WorldStage Economic Summit which held at the Nigerian Stock Exchange(NSE) Tuesday in Lagos disagreed on what the country’s economic direction should be given the current dynamics in global economy. According to the lead paper Presenter Dr Tunde Adeoye,Associate Professor University of Lagos ,Nigeria should focus on Agricultural value chains, Tourism and […]

TOP TIPS AND TAKE HOMES FROM NSE MARKET DATA WORKSHOP

NSE CEO OSCAR ONYEMA: ITS IMPORTANT TO UNDERSTAND THE EVOLUTION OF DIGITIZATION AS THEY(GOVT) MAKE POLICIES…WE WILL DISCUSS THE USE OF MARKET DATA AS KEY DRIVER TO DIGITIZATION UNDER THE THEME: DIGITIZATION, DISRUPTION, AND FINANCIAL INCLUSION. #SMART PHONE PENETRATION IS RATED AT 28%(THIS MEANS IT CAN NOT CAPTURE MANY IN THE POPULATION) #MARKET DATA IS […]