Month: May 2019

  • Honeywell Defeats Ecobank in Final Judgement

    The Honeywell Group yesterday emerged victorious in its protracted legal dispute against Ecobank with the judgement delivered by the Federal High Court, Lagos in which the court held that Honeywell’s payment of N3.5 Billion between 2013 and 2014 constitutes the full and final settlement of its indebtedness to Ecobank Nigeria Limited. According to the judgement…

  • Chain Reactions to Unveil 2019 Edelman Trust Barometer Report in Nigeria

    Chain Reactions Nigeria, one of Nigeria’s leading Public Relations and Integrated Communications Consulting firms and the Exclusive Nigerian Affiliate and the Preferred West Africa’s Partner of Edelman, the world’s largest PR firm with presence in 65 countries across the globe, will on Thursday 30, May 2019 at Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos unveil…

  • LIFANIMA 2019 ANNOUNCES OFFICIAL SELECTION!

    LIFANIMA 2019 ANNOUNCES OFFICIAL SELECTION!

    The Lagos International Festival of Animation, LIFANIMA has released its Official Selection for the 2019. The festival received 461 entries from 71 countries. However, 34 entries have been selected for screening at the festival. According to the Festiva Director, Muyiwa Kayode, “LIFANIMA provides a forum for projecting the incredible possibilities and potential of animation to…

  • OXFORD BUSINESS GROUP APPOINTS NEW REGIONAL DIRECTOR FOR SUB SAHARAN AFRICA

    OXFORD BUSINESS GROUP APPOINTS NEW REGIONAL DIRECTOR FOR SUB SAHARAN AFRICA

    Oxford Business Group (OBG) has promoted Elise Postigo to the position of Regional Director for Sub Saharan Africa. In her new role, Postigo will oversee a broad range of projects in the many markets that OBG covers across the region. A longstanding member of OBG’s team, Postigo has built up a wealth of experience in…

  • Honeywell Cook-Off Competition Excites Foodies Online

    Honeywell Flour Mills PLC, a subsidiary of Honeywell Group Limited, has put together the Honeywell Cook-Off Competition. This is the first cooking competition to be executed in the Nigerian flour milling industry and it is currently exciting online foodies in Nigeria and across the globe. The cooking competition, which is hosted by Tobi Bakre, a…

  • Mercelo Gustavo Hooks Red-hot Mobolaji

    Mercelo Gustavo Hooks Red-hot Mobolaji

    Inspirational-Highlife music talent, Mobolaji, has signed a recording deal with a top Nigerian record label, audio-video company, Mercelo Gustavo on Wednesday. The musician who is known to play a variety of musical instruments built a reputation for himself as a musical prodigy from a young age owing to his musical family background. “I am so…

  • GTBank Improves Access to Education for Children in Rural Communities with #BeatTheDistance Initiative

    GTBank Improves Access to Education for Children in Rural Communities with #BeatTheDistance Initiative

    As the country marks the 2019 Children’s Day, leading Nigerian Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank) has launched a nationwide initiative, tagged #BeatTheDistance, to improve educational outcomes for children in rural communities by easing the difficulties they face with mobility to school and back. Through the initiative, the Bank is providing students in remote parts…

  • Nigeria’s Esther Ajari attends 10th annual G(irls)20 Global Summit in Japan

    Nigeria’s Esther Ajari attends 10th annual G(irls)20 Global Summit in Japan

    Nigerian, Esther Ajari, a health and gender equality advocate, is among the 24 young women that will participate in the 10th annual G(irls)20 Summit in Osaka, Japan. The G(irls)20 Summit, which is hosted ahead of the G20 Leaders’ Summit on June 28th, brings together young women from each of the G20 member states. Delegates represent…

  • DEVELOPMENT BANK OF NIGERIA MD, OKPANACHI, BECOMES CIBN FELLOW

    DEVELOPMENT BANK OF NIGERIA MD, OKPANACHI, BECOMES CIBN FELLOW

    The Managing Director of the Development Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Tony Okpanachi, has become a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria. The event was held at the Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos on Thursday, May 16, 2019. Okpanachi was given this honorary fellowship awards alongside other five distinguished bankers in recognition…

  • DESPERATE SEARCH FOR THE GOLDMINE: REVIEW OF GOLD STATUE THE MOVIE

    DESPERATE SEARCH FOR THE GOLDMINE: REVIEW OF GOLD STATUE THE MOVIE

    Movie: Gold Statue Genre: Comedy Timing: 1hour 30 minutes Director: Tade Ogidan Year of Cinema Release: 2019 There is no gainsaying that Tade Ogidan is one of the big masquerades of the Nigerian movie industry who does not come to town regularly but whenever he comes, he dances well to the delight of his teeming…

  • 5 King Stitch Moments that were simply Unbelievable

    5 King Stitch Moments that were simply Unbelievable

    Class, style, laughter, fun, friendship, good music, great ambience, celebrities and the King of Beers. All of these and more were on display at the finale of the King’s Stitch, a platform created by Budweiser to encourage young people to ditch the stereotypes and find their voice in the midst of society’s confinement. The Wings’…

  • International Breweries Plc Appoints Independent Non-Executive Director

    International Breweries Plc Appoints Independent Non-Executive Director

    The Board of International Breweries Plc has appointed Olutoyin Mobisola Odulate as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company. She is a seasoned Consumer Goods and FMCG senior management professional with over 16 years of multi-national corporate experience in retail management & distribution, supply chain optimization, strategic development, operational planning, risk management, business development, product…