Union County Chamber elects new executive director

The Union County Chamber of Commerce named La Grande native Suzannah Moore-Hemann as its new executive director Tuesday afternoon. Moore-Hemann will replace Bob Kavanaugh, who served as the chamber’s executive director from 2016 to December 2018. As Moore-Hemann is set to focus on connecting the cities of Union County and listening to community members in […]

Liquid Telecom appoints Mohamed Abdel Bassit as new regional CEO for MEWA

Leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has appointed Mohamed Abdel Bassit as its new Regional CEO for Middle East and West Africa (MEWA), effective January 1, 2019. Based in Cairo, Bassit will oversee the group’s expansion further into MEWA following the recent news that it is investing US$400m in the Egyptian market and has completed […]

Zedcrest Capital appoints Sanda, Duru as new Directors

Leading capital management firm, Zedcrest Capital Group, has announced the appointments of Babatunde Sanda and Stella Duru to its Board of Directors as part of its corporate governance strategy and business expansion drive. According to the company’s Group Managing Director, Adedayo Amzat, the organisation is charting a new growth strategy targeted primarily at the retail […]

CWG appoints Adewale Adeyipo as acting MD/CEO

The Board of the CWG Plc., has appointed Mr.  Adewale Adeyipo, an Executive Director, as the Acting Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer with effect from 1st January 2019. His appointment is in view of the exit of Mr. James Agada. Adewale holds a BSc in Computer Science from University of Ilorin, he is an Alumni of […]

NACC President: To encourage investment, Govt must match talk with action

Chief Toyin Akomolafe, president, Nigerian American Chamber of Commerce (NACC), which membership cut across diverse business interests in Nigeria and the United States. Akomolafe, who prior to his current appointment, was the chairman of Sino Nigerian Marketing Network, is also the founder and chief executive officer of Index Brook Group of Companies. Speaking with Kunle Aderinokun and […]

African investors and founders to judge Startup Battlefield competition in Nigeria

TechCrunch will soon be returning to Africa to hold its Startup Battlefield competition dedicated to the African continent, in Lagos, Nigeria, on December 11th. The event will showcase the launch of 15 of the hottest startups in Africa onstage for the first time. We’ll also be joined by some of the leading investment firms in the region. […]

International Breweries appoints Murray as new director

The Board of International Breweries Plc has appointed Mr Andrew Murray as a non-executive director of the company. Murray is currently the Vice President, Finance, AB InBev Africa. He leads the finance function across the AB InBev Africa operations and is based in Johannesburg, South Africa. “He was the Global Director, AB InBev M&A, based […]

Red Star Express welcomes new chairman

One of Nigeria’s leading logistics companies, Red Star Express has welcomed a new chairman to head its Board of Directors. This became necessary as the incumbent chairman, Dr Mohammed Koguna retired from the Red Star services after serving in the same capacity for 26 years. The handover took place October 25th, 2018 at the company’s […]

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