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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 […]

Nnamani Wins Canadian Enterprise Award

The President and Chief Executive Officer of Medallion Communications Limited, Ikechukwu Nnamani has been awarded the 2018 Enterprise Award by Toronto Canada based Transformation Institute. Presented by Silvertrust Media and Afroglobal Television. The annual award seeks to identify and recognise deserving individuals, organisations, businesses, and agencies that make profound differences in society. Since 2004, the […]

NAHCO board gets new chairman

The Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc has announced the appointment of Mr Sehinde Oladapo as the Chairman of its Board of Directors. This was confirmed on Thursday in a notice sent to the Nigerian Stock Exchange that the appointment of Oladapo, who is the founder and Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, GMT Energy Resources Limited, took […]

Malawi Law Society congratulates Chief Obegolu on emergence as PALU President

Malawi Law Society has congratulated Chief Emeka. J.P. Obegolu on his elections as the President of PAN African Lawyers Union(PALU). In a letter dated 2rd October 2018 signed by the Chairman of the Society, Alfred Majamanda, he stated that he looked forward to working with the president, Mr. Obegolu to strengthen the relationship between the two organization. […]

Jumia MD Named Among Top 100 Tourism Personalities in Nigeria

The Managing Director of Jumia‘s hotel and flight services, Omolara Adagunodo, has been named among the top 100 tourism personalities in Nigeria 2018 by Travellers Magazine, the First Travel Magazine in West Africa published since 1996. The compilation which is aimed at providing a database of  “Who is who” in the tourism business in Nigeria also includes Otunba […]

The New 10-Man Governing Board of DBI Inaugurated by NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has inaugurated the new governing board of Digital Bridge Institute (DBI). Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye who delivered the Keynote address on behalf of the Minister of Communications Technology, Barrister Abdul-Raheem Adebayo Shittu noted that “ Since the establishment of the institute by NCC in 2004, Digital Bridge Institute has been training […]

Wema Bank Confirms Adebise As MD/CEO

Wema Bank Plc has confirmed Mr Ademola Adebise as the substantive Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, following the retirement of Mr Segun Oloketuyi in September. The bank said in a statement on Sunday that Adebise was initially appointed in acting capacity in July after Oloketuyi proceeded on terminal leave. It said after serving in acting capacity […]

Aisha Abdullahi appointed as National President of Nigerian Institute of ADR secretaries

At the inaugural meeting of the Nigerian Institute of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Secretaries held on 20th September, 2018, members unanimously appointed Aisha Ado Abdullahi as the National President of the Institute. In her acceptance speech, she thanked the Institute for the opportunity to serve and urged the pioneer members to work hard to lay […]

Usman Abbas named NACCIMA liaison officer for Abuja

A renowned business administrator, Mallam Usman Abbas has been appointed as the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) Abuja Liaison Officer in charge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja. According to a statement signed by the Director General, Ambassador Ayoola Olukanni which was exclusively obtained by Chamber Telegraph said […]

Meet The Two Brothers Who Invented Bitterleaf Washing Machine

The two brothers, who are based in Awka, Anambra State are out to strengthen the country’s agricultural sector using technology, help create employment, and support made-in-Nigeria  agenda. This burning desire pushed them to engage in some tedious menial jobs to raise N125,000 seed capital to source raw materials locally to invent a bitterleaf washing machine […]

NACCIMA mourns Kofi Annan, describes him as rare peace builder

The National Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has described death of former United Nations (UN) Secretary General, Dr. Kofi Annan as a rude shock. In a press release personally signed by the NACCIMA National President, Iyalode Alaba Lawson, MFR,FIoD, JP, it was stated that the world has indeed lost an […]

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