Month: June 2019

  • AFRICA: “SIGNIFICANT UNTAPPED POTENTIAL IN AGRICULTURE”

    AFRICA: “SIGNIFICANT UNTAPPED POTENTIAL IN AGRICULTURE”

    OBG publishes a special edition taking stock of agriculture in the continent Africa boasts significant untapped agricultural potential. While the continent accounts for 60% of the world’s arable land, it only contributes 4% of the total output. Cognisant of this, a global research and consultancy firm, Oxford Business Group (OBG), is publishing a study, Agriculture…

  • Brands: Nothing but Taxable Goods with Higher Price?

    Brands: Nothing but Taxable Goods with Higher Price?

    The word “brand” comes from the marking act of live stocks. Most people won’t buy any product that has no name tag on it or not well covered, while others can’t even say in clear terms why they prefer a branded product over a generic one. One thing is obvious, generic goods/raw materials (the source)…

  • Indomie Heroes Search Team Hits the Field for 2019 Potential Awardees

    The search teams for the 2019 Indomie Independence Day Award (IIDA) for Heroes of Nigeria, an annual corporate social responsibility initiative of Dufil Prima Foods Plc, have hit various locations across the country to begin mop-up of entries for the next Indomie heroes. The brand has also made story submission easier for members of the…

  • HOW LA CASERA COMPANY PLC ENGAGES PROPER WASTE DISPOSAL METHODS THROUGH QUALITY CONTROL

    HOW LA CASERA COMPANY PLC ENGAGES PROPER WASTE DISPOSAL METHODS THROUGH QUALITY CONTROL

    Carbonated beverages sector is one of the fast growing sectors in the worldwide beverages market with the estimated market worth of over USD 340 billion in 2014. In the recent past, the industry has undergone major changes regarding product innovations and offerings and the market is expected to reach USD 412.5 billion by 2023 according…

  • SPAR Partners with Realtime International Film Festival 2019

    SPAR Partners with Realtime International Film Festival 2019

    SPAR, one of Nigeria’s largest supermarket and department store brands in Nigeria has partnered with Realtime International Film Festival for their third edition which will be held across multiple venues from 23rd to 29th June 2019. The opening ceremony will be held at Film House Leisure Mall, Surulere, Lagos. With the success from previous editions,…

  • DUFIL awards scholarships to pupils of host community in Rivers State

    DUFIL awards scholarships to pupils of host community in Rivers State

    In an effort to improve the lives of residents of one of its host communities, Dufil Prima Foods, makers of Indomie instant noodles presented a total of 4 million Naira in scholarships to 40 junior secondary and primary school pupils of Choba community, in Rivers state. The funds are meant to cater for their educational…

  • World Environment Day: The La Casera Company strives for a ‘World without Air Pollution’

    Cosmopolitan cities with large populations are usually more susceptible to suffering the consequences of air pollution. The rapid development in such cities often comes at a cost to the environment usually by way of air pollution. The companies that contribute to the economies of such cities need to do more to ensure their environment remains…

  • BUDX LAGOS 2019 With Teni, Zlatan, Kemi Adetiba: Are you Ready?

    2019 edition of BUDX is here and it promises to be thrilling as music lovers, artists and fashion enthusiasts will be ushered into a world of fun and excitement mingling, chatting and partying with their favourite stars. Split into Day Time Programming and Night Time Programming, participants are guaranteed a blend of mind-boggling experiences come…

  • Dubai Summer Surprises Returns for 22nd Edition

    Dubai Summer Surprises Returns for 22nd Edition

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 May 2019: With a few days to the start of the 22nd edition of Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS), Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) has announced the highlights of this year’s exciting and fun-filled programme. Running from 21 June until 3 August 2019, DSS will bring residents and visitors an…

  • VFD Group Pays N2.20 Dividend to Shareholders

    VFD Group Pays N2.20 Dividend to Shareholders

    VFD Group Plc has approved N251.5 million as dividend, translating to N2.20 per ordinary share held for the financial year ended December 31, 2018. Impressed by the move, the shareholders, at its third yearly general meeting in Lagos, commended the board, management and staff of the financial services group for the result amid the challenging…

  • PORT HARCOURT MALL COMMISSERATES WITH VICTIMS, REASSURES CUSTOMERS

    PORT HARCOURT MALL COMMISSERATES WITH VICTIMS, REASSURES CUSTOMERS

    The management and owners of the Port Harcourt Mall has commiserated with all the injured people in the gas outburst that happened on Wednesday, June 12 2019. This statement was made by the Mall Manager, Mrs. Chioma Okorie in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. According to her, the Management of the Mall empathize with all the…

  • Stanbic IBTC wins HR Awards, Consolidates its Leading Employer Status

    Stanbic IBTC wins HR Awards, Consolidates its Leading Employer Status

    Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, a member of Standard Bank Group, has been recognized for its robust and exceptional human resource practices, thus reaffirming its status as a leading employer brand at the HR People Magazine Awards 2019 Awards held recently in Lagos. Stanbic IBTC won the Best Training, Learning & Development Strategy 2018 and the…