Month: January 2023

  • Evolve Restates its Commitment to Tackling Global Climate change by Educating the Girlchild

    …targets 50,000 female students across Nigeria Evolve, a non-profit organization that focuses on girl-child education, and its lead partner, Polaris Bank have restated their commitment to curbing global warming through intervention in the girl-child education in Nigeria. The Evolve programme, which was launched in 2020 to address the global challenge of climate change through the…

  • Giving People Control Over Their Time and What They See on Instagram

    ●     We’re launching ‘Quiet mode’ on Instagram to help people focus when they may want to most, and we’ll prompt teens to turn it on. ●     We’re giving people more ways to tell us what types of content they want to avoid in places like Explore, Search and Reels. ●     We’re also making updates to our supervision tools…

  • Bolt supports flood victims in Nigeria with relief materials worth over N20 Million

    In support of the communities recovering from the distressing floods across Nigeria, the leading ride-hailing platform, Bolt, has donated flood relief supplies such as food, medication, and clothing worth over N20 Million to victims in the most affected cities in Nigeria. Bolt has distributed these items to communities in the most affected areas of Bayelsa,…

  • WISCAR Hosts Special Fundraiser to Support Credible Female Candidates in the 2023 Elections

    In collaboration with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, funds raised will aid the increase of female representation in governance. In a positive move cementing efforts to promote gender equality and women’s participation in leadership, Women in Successful Careers (WISCAR), a leading not-for-profit and non-governmental organization recently held a special fundraiser to support credible female candidates running in…

  • 12 Things Every Public Relations Professional In Corporate Sector Should Do In 2023

    12 Things Every Public Relations Professional In Corporate Sector Should Do In 2023

    By Elvis Eromosele The saying, “Inch by inch, life’s a cinch” is one for all seasons. As you go about your job as a public relations practitioner in a corporate organisation this year, you will do well to bear it in mind, always. You make progress in little steps.  This year, like all others, has…

  • Wakanow Restructures For Global Expansion

    Bayo Adedeji and Adenike Macaulay repositioned to lead the charge Wakanow is defining the future in the travel industry, opening new doors, creating ease of travel, unlocking new destinations, and providing fintech services that enhance travel. The revolution is creating opportunities that are driving the future of how customers shop for travel and how they…

  • BusyBee Academy, Weddings Beautiful Africa Sign Pact on International Certifications

    BusyBee Academy Africa, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with an International Event School Weddings Beautiful Africa, as the only licensed training centre in Nigeria to offer the International Wedding Planning Certification Course.  Weddings Beautiful Africa is a subsidiary of Wedding Beautiful Worldwide based in the United States of America on knowledge exchange and…

  • More Customers Win Big in the Stanbic IBTC Reward4Saving Promo

    Stanbic IBTC Bank, a subsidiary of Stanbic IBTC Holdings, has rewarded 77 customers with cash prizes in the ongoing Reward4Saving Promo 2.0 during the quarterly draws which held recently. Ten winners walked away with N100,000 each, and seven winners claimed N1 million each, from the seven regions where winners were selected. The winners of this…

  • Stanbic IBTC Bank Tops Retail, Corporate Banking in Nigeria – KPMG 2022 Report

    Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC, a subsidiary of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC has been named the leading bank in the retail and corporate banking in Nigeria according to the KPMG 2022 Nigeria Banking Industry Customer Experience (CX) Survey. Stanbic IBTC Bank occupies the first position with a 73.8 CX score out of 100 in the retail…

  • 2023 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL: NIGERIAN FILMMAKER, FUNA MADUKA, AMONG JURORS

    Filmmaker Funa Maduka is one of the 16 jurors granting awards at the 2023 Sundance Film Festival, kicking off Wednesday, January 19, 2023. She is distinguished as one of the three jury members of the World Cinema Dramatic Competition, alongside Shozo Ichiyama and Annemarie Jacir. This year’s festival will take place January 19–29 in person…

  • REAL WARRI PIKIN, WINS STAND UP COMEDIAN OF THE YEAR AWARD

    Nigerian comedian, actress and media personality, Anita Asuoha, popularly known as Real Warri Pikin, has won the 2022 Stand Up Comedian Of The Year Award at this year’s edition of the Annual Humour Awards. The awards, held at the Banquet Hall of Eko Hotel and Suites In Lagos, saw the comedian pick up two trophies…

  • Insight Publicis Appoints Seyi Layade as New Account Management Director

    Insight Publicis, leading advertising powerhouse and member of West Africa’s largest integrated marketing communications group, Redefini, and global Publicis Groupe, has announced the appointment of Seyi Layade as its new Account Management Director. In the statement announcing the appointment, Group CEO, Redefini, Dr. Tayo Oyedeji, expressed confidence in having Layade on board; the latest addition…