Appointments

ACCA Aderonke Adebule Appointments

ACCA equip LASG workers on accounting skills

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), has intensified efforts to train Lagos State Government workers on International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS) implementation. The move is on the need for workers in the state treasury office to improve and acquire formal recognition on their skills.Using the New Synergy specialists […]

Andela appoints Omowale David-Ashiru as country director
Andela Nigeria Appointments Omowale David-Ashiru

Andela appoints Omowale David-Ashiru as country director

Omowale David-Ashiru PHOTO: ANDELA Andela has appointed Omowale David-Ashiru as its Nigeria country director. She succeeded Seni Suleyman, who appointed the vice president of Andela’s global operations in April. As the country director, Omowale will be responsible for leading Andela Nigeria, a rapidly growing team of 500+ people, and ensuring […]

Experts warn business starters to be mindful of government policies
Appointments Olaniyi Adeosun SMEDAN SMEpeaks

Experts warn business starters to be mindful of government policies

Photo: Blogtrepreneur Experts have warned persons intending to start businesses to study government policies in their area of interest, to avoid failing from the start. Speaking at maiden edition of ‘messed up conference’ organised by SMEpeaks, the experts noted that politics in policymaking impedes business growth. According to a tech […]

Managers task firms on workers emotional intelligence
Appointments Kemisola Ajiboye Olukemi Adeyinka Akobe

Managers task firms on workers emotional intelligence

For effective operation in organisations, experts have tasked leaders to train staff on emotional intelligence as a positive tool for quality service delivery and human management.  According to them, lack of understanding of the complexities of human nature often leads to failure in managing people’s emotions. This, they said, could […]

NAPTIP nabs operators of forced labour 
Appointments Julie Okah-Donli NAPTIP

NAPTIP nabs operators of forced labour 

Dame Julie Okah-Donli, Director-General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP). The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), has nabbed two operators of forced labour for attempting to traffic unsuspecting persons to Libya, and Finland.  Speaking while parading the suspects in Abuja, the […]

Anya Duroha Appointments Nova Merchant Bank Limited

NOVA Merchant Bank appoints Duroha as new MD

NOVA Merchant Bank Limited has announced the appointment of Mr. Anya Duroha as the Acting Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Bank.The appointment, which is subject to approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria, became effective on August 30th 2018.   Prior to the appointment of Mr Duroha as the Acting Managing Director/Chief […]

LASG promotes social dialogue with labour leaders for industrial harmony
Akinwunmi Ambode Appointments Benson Oke

LASG promotes social dialogue with labour leaders for industrial harmony

Honourable Commissioner of Establishment, Training and Pension, Lagos State. Dr. Akintola Benson-Oke Lagos State Government has stressed the need for the promotion of social dialogue with labour leaders in the state in a bid to bring about industrial harmony. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, who spoke at the flagging off a two-day […]

Rise Network lifts SME competition winners with cash prize 
Appointments SME Toyosi Akerele-Ogunsiji

Rise Network lifts SME competition winners with cash prize 

Rise Network in collaboration with Lagos State Government has presented cash rewards of N50,000 each each to 100 winners of her local government’s Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) competition. The business pitch contest, which is part of activities held in commemoration of the UN International Youth Day 2018, attracted over […]

Afriland boss, Oshogwe, wins real estate award
Afriland Properties Plc Appointments Uzo Oshogwe

Afriland boss, Oshogwe, wins real estate award

Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Mrs. Uzo Oshogwe The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Afriland Properties Plc, Uzo Oshogwe, has won the Most Enterprising Woman in Real Estate Award at the 2018 Africa Real Estate Conference and Awards (AFRECA’18). According to a statement, the award was given in recognition of […]

NSITF begins training on digitalisation as ANAN lauds fund for improving staff welfare
Adebayo Somefun Appointments Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund NSITF

NSITF begins training on digitalisation as ANAN lauds fund for improving staff welfare

Chief Executive of NSITF, Adebayo Somefun, The Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), has started a nationwide training of its staffers to prepare them for the take-off of its digital platform for the registration of companies, claims processing and payment of compensation. Speaking at a two-day workshop on Electronic Revenue […]

Honeywell supports Benue Social Investment programme
Appointments Benue Social Investment Programme Honeywell Flour Mills Plc SIP

Honeywell supports Benue Social Investment programme

Honeywell Flour Mills In continued fulfillment of its corporate social responsibility (CSR), Honeywell Flour Mills Plc, has donated a monitoring and patrol Hilux Vehicle to the Benue Social Investment Programme (SIP). Donating the vehicle on behalf of the Honeywell Flour Mills Plc, Sales Manager, North Central Zonal, Sama Samuel, said […]

Union urges governement to ban importation of textile materials
Appointments Garments Textile TGTSSAN

Union urges governement to ban importation of textile materials

Textile material The Textile, Garments and Tailoring Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (TGTSSAN) has urged the Federal Government to reduce the exchange rate for the survival of the textile industry.   The association argued that it was high time government repositioned the ailing industry for the development of the nation’s […]