Month: July 2019

  • Explicit Communications Announces New Members of Staff

    Explicit Communications Announces New Members of Staff

    Leading marketing communications company, Explicit Communications, has bolstered its rank and file by adding the services of major industry players who have distinguished themselves over the years. Among the new staffers are, Tunde Asekun, who joins the team as a Director, Strategy and Business Management; Ayokunumi Kehinde joins as Group Head, New Business Development and…

  • Examining Stanbic IBTC vis-à-vis banking industry compliance and corporate governance practices

    Examining Stanbic IBTC vis-à-vis banking industry compliance and corporate governance practices

    At a recent function in Abuja, the Managing Director/CEO of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Alhaji Umaru Ibrahim, delivered a lecture where he revealed that there has been a consistent decline, over the past three years, in the recorded rate of successful fraud incidences, thefts and forgeries in the banking industry. Specifically, Ibrahim said…

  • Don Jazzy, Miyonse, Uriel Unveiled as Indomie BBN Ambassadors

    Don Jazzy, Miyonse, Uriel Unveiled as Indomie BBN Ambassadors

    Fresh off his record label single release, Mavin Records boss Michael Collins Ajereh, popularly known as Don Jazzy, has been unveiled as one of the brand ambassadors for Instant Noodles brand, Indomie, for the ongoing reality show Big Brother Naija (BBN) ‘Pepper Dem’ show. The “Dorobucci” producer was selected alongside former BBN housemates Miyonse Amosu…

  • GTBank Holds 9th Annual Autism Conference July 30th – 31st

    GTBank Holds 9th Annual Autism Conference July 30th – 31st

    For the ninth year in a row, Africa’s foremost financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, will bring together some of the world’s leading experts in Autism for two days of critical discourse on supporting children and adults living with Autism in Africa. Organized as part of the GTBank’s Orange Ribbon Initiative, the Annual Autism Conference…

  • INFOGRAPHICS: Advert Spend for Nigerian Banks – JUNE 2019

    INFOGRAPHICS: Advert Spend for Nigerian Banks – JUNE 2019

    P+ Measurement Services, one of Nigeria’s leading media intelligence, audit agency and MediaTrak, undertook the analysis of the Nigerian Banking Industry Advertisement spend and placement in the month of June 2019. The report shows that there was a decrease of N35,715,562 in the total Nigerian Banking Industry media adverts spend in June compared to the…

  • Hero Lager Presents Echefula, Never Forget Your Identity

    Hero lager, a leading quality beer brand from the stable of International Breweries Plc, a proud part of the AB InBev family, has kicked off a unique campaign tagged Echefula, “Never Forget Your Identity” in Igbo dialect. The campaign seeks to connect the brand at an even deeper level with the people that have welcomed…

  • Africa’s Emerging Agritech Market Valued at €5.3 Billion, 94% Remains Untapped, A New Report Finds

    Cellulant’s Agrikore among only 390 Digitization for Agriculture Solution Providers in Africa Cellulant’s Agrikore platform – an online marketplace for smallholder farmers, agricultural input and produce traders is tapping into Africa’s emerging Agritech market valued at €5.3 billion according to a new report by the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) and Dalberg…

  • Three exciting days with Nigeria’s favourite celebs at BUDXLagos

    Three exciting days with Nigeria’s favourite celebs at BUDXLagos

    Lagos was introduced to a different kind of fun over the weekend courtesy Budweiser with its second edition of BUDXLagos, a global programme that connects and spotlights outstanding creative minds in music and pop culture from around the world. Focusing on exciting emerging scenes – from Tokyo, Ho Chi Minh, Lagos and beyond – BUDX…

  • Dijo Communications is Looking Beyond Awards – Innocent Oboh

    Dijo Communications is Looking Beyond Awards – Innocent Oboh

    Nigeria’s leading advertising and marketing company, Dijo Communications, Chief Executive Officer, Innocent Osikheme Oboh, has said Dijo Communications is repositioning itself to further meet the needs of brands and the communication industry. The award-winning company has said it is not resting on its oars after being crowned the ‘Best Marketing Agency of the Year 2018’…

  • Stanbic IBTC reinforces financing advisory, stockbroking, trusteeship credentials in acquisition of Forte Oil shares

    Stanbic IBTC reinforces financing advisory, stockbroking, trusteeship credentials in acquisition of Forte Oil shares

    As a testament to its extensive credentials as Nigeria’s leading end-to-end financial services organization, Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, a member of Standard Bank Group, has leveraged its deep financial services knowledge and expertise in successfully supporting the acquisition of a majority stake in Forte Oil PLC by Ignite Investments and Commodities Limited, an affiliate of…

  • SPAR REWARDS “BEST CHILD ACTOR” AT REALTIME FILM FESTIVAL

    SPAR REWARDS “BEST CHILD ACTOR” AT REALTIME FILM FESTIVAL

    In continuation of her drive to encourage youngsters in the creative industry, SPAR has rewarded Mariam Kayode for her role as the ’Best Child Actor’ in the movie “The Coffin Salesman” directed by Imoh Umoren at the third edition of the RealTime Film Festival. The festival which took place at multiple places across Lagos, Nigeria,…

  • Phillips Consulting to hold annual digital learning roundtable

    Phillips Consulting will hold its annual digital learning roundtable on the 3rd of July 2019. This year’s event will expand the conversation on digital transformation with a focus on how organisational leaders can raise digital intelligence in their workplace. In a statement by Modupe Thomas Owoseni, managing consultant in pcl.’s digital learning & technology practice,…