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Court stops the transfer of Arik Air assets to AMCON


The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, has stopped the decision to transfer Arik Air Limited’s assets by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), to another company to take over their operations. The ruling was given by…


Moruf Oseni takes over as MD/CEO of Wema Bank


Wema Bank Plc has announced Moruf Oseni as the substantive Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer effective April 1, 2023. After serving in acting capacity since January 1, 2023, Oseni will be succeeding Ademola Adebise, following…


Unilever Nigeria hits N88.5bn turnover in 2022


Unilever, one of Nigeria’s major consumer goods firms has released its audited financial results for the year ended 31st December, 2022 which shows remarkable revenue growth. The company recorded turnover of N88.5 billion in the year under…

How RIF Trust is expanding investment opportunities for investors in 2023


RIF Trust, a leading Residency by Investment Programme has rolled out several programmes for investors who are seeking to diversify their residency and citizenship portfolio and explore greater visa-free mobility to access other investment…


Pete Edochie, Chiwetalu Agu, others feature in ‘The Rising Sun’


The Rising Sun, a movie directed and produced by Bakia Thomas the Director of C.O.L.D, is set to be released on the big Screens around the world with a blend of legendary actors including Pete Edochie, Chiwetalu Agu, Charles Anwurum,…

Salt Beach: Unveiling the Lagos Luxury private Beach Resort


There is a first and original luxury beach resort concept in Ikaare Private Island in Lagos, that has opened its doors to a select group of guests. The exclusive resort combines the elements of music, dining, entertainment, fashion, film,…

LG rolls out ‘Plasmaster Ionizer++’


Climate control in a home or office should be so perfectly adjusted that you forget it is there. As well as providing basic comfort, LG Electronics believes such solutions should also deliver clean air and efficient use of energy. With the…

It’s my re-election gift – Sanwo-Olu tells Ikorodu residents


Inauguration of the newly-upgraded Oba Sekumade Road in Ipakodo, Ikorodu Division, on Friday, moved the residents into spontaneous jubilation in a show of appreciation to Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for fulfilling his pledge.…


Shippers Council establishes ‘Port Service Support Portal’ to handle stakeholders’ complaints


In a bid to address the numerous shipping challenges of Stakeholders, the Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), the country’s economic ports regulator says it has instituted a robust complaints handling unit at its head office in Lagos.…

Kia to begin pre-orders for EV9 for Korean market by Q2


Kia Motors said it will begin offering pre-orders of the EV9 for the Korean market in the second quarter of 2023. According to the company, the Kia EV9 will go on sale in selected global markets in the second half of the year. Kia recently…

Government should accord Nigerians in diaspora right to vote – Offoha


Maggie Chinyere Offoha is a Nigerian –American author who is passionate about human emotions, societal issues that affect people around the globe. In interview with NGOZI OKPALAKUNNE, Offoha, a medical practitioner-turned author and a poet…

Artificial intelligence will bridge Africa’s $120bn lending gap – VerifyMe CEO


Artificial Intelligence has been described as a key component that will help accelerate Africa’s drive towards achieving open finance and bridging the continent’s $120bn lending gap. Esigie Aguele, co-founder/CEO of VerifyMe Nigeria, a…

Kwara APC leader urges members to embrace peace, reconciliation


Leadership of the Kwara State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has expressed concerns over reports of suspension of some party members at their ward levels. While the party agrees that no organisation survives without…

Experts call for women-focused real estate tech fund


Women in property consulting, architecture, real estate, and mortgage banking are calling for a female-focused real estate tech fund in Nigeria to push the industry to its next level. This was discussed at this year’s edition of the Women,…

Makinde renames state-owned First Technical University after predecessor, Ajimobi


Seyi Makinde, governor of Oyo State, has renamed the state-owned First Technical University, Ibadan after his predecessor, the late Abiola Ajimobi. Governor Makinde announced the change of the name of the university during his speech at…


Naira scarcity, restrictions trigger surge in food prices – Survey


Naira scarcity, movement restrictions imposed during the country’s general elections and high transportation costs in Africa’s most populous country have triggered surge in food prices, a new survey found. A breakdown of the survey by a…

We are all Igbo


On Saturday 18 March 2023, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) conducted the gubernatorial and State Assembly elections to mark the second and concluding round of the 2023 elections. On that day, INEC, the law enforcement…


Public properties and the fire safety standards


It is agonizing to watch the specter of market men and women who lost their sources of livelihood to the inferno of fires whose source is unknown. Nigerians have lost enormous resources to the uncontrollable fire outbreak. The loss is…

Leadership strategies for resolving emotional conflict (3)


What exactly is emotional intelligence, and what are the essential component or skills required? According to Daniel Goleman, emotional intelligence distinguishes and sets apart great leaders from merely good ones. He brought the term into…


Lagos, four others owe 34% of states’ $5.34trn domestic debt


Five states account for more than a third of the total domestic debt owed by the subnational governments in the country. The states are Lagos, Delta, Ogun, Akwa Ibom, and Imo. According to the Debt Management Office, the total domestic…


FirstBank of Nigeria changes names of UK, Africa subsidiaries


FirstBank of Nigeria Limited has announced a phased corporate name change for its subsidiaries in the United Kingdom and Sub-Saharan Africa. The affected Sub-Saharan African branches are FBNBank Sierra Leone, FBNBank Gambia, FBNBank DRC,…


Learn the Steps to Unlocking Your Child’s Full Creative Potential. -A Review of Oluchi Madu’s The Lighted Candle


Title: The Lighted Candle: How to help children find their unique path to greatness using their creative abilities Author: Oluchi Madu Publisher: WORITAL GLOBAL Year of Publication: 2022 Number of Pages: 67 Category: Personal Development…


Ways to build a brand corporate culture


Business is done by people for people. While trying to make your clients happy, you must not forget to take care of your employees’ happiness and nurture a positive work environment. It is essential to provide clients with excellent…

Top 50 inspiring authors, showcasing literary energy, inspiration


Sabistation Media and RankBank.org have released a list of the top 50 most inspiring authors, as selected by a special board. The board consisted of literary experts and enthusiasts, who carefully curated the list based on the authors’…

Aize Paul expresses realities of life, death in art, visual exhibition


With a fusion of art and virtual reality (VR) technology, Aize Mohammed Paul, expresses the realities of life and death in his exhibition; 99 image series on his fourth Imagery and Visual exhibition. About 59 physical and VR images were…

Meet women thriving in the crypto space


For all its innovative prowess and potential, the cryptocurrency and digital assets industry remains significantly male-dominated with women players, investors, and leaders being grossly underrepresented. This is further exacerbated as the…


Interim Government: Governors charge DSS to stop over heating politics


The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has called on the Department of State Security (DSS) to stop over heating the polity with statement that some entrenched politicians are planning an interim government against the President-elect, Bola…

Enugu governor-elect recieves certificate of return, pledges all-inclusive administration


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Thursday issued certificates of return to Enugu State Governor-elect, Peter Mbah, and the Deputy Governor-elect, Ifeanyi Ossai. Also 23 out of the 24 House of Assembly members-elect were…

INEC charges Edo lawmakers-elect to rise above party allegiance


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Edo State office, has tasked members-elect of the house of assembly in the state to raise their game above the politics of allegiance to persons and other interests who may influence…

NGX ASI returns 5.81% in Q1


As the stock market closed for the first quarter (Q1) on Friday, March 31, the All Share Index (ASI) of Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) returned 5.81percent for investors, consolidating gains made from the previous year. Within the period,…