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Employee perception of organisational justice – Implications for job satisfaction in Nigeria
Focus LBSInsight Olubunmi Adefisayo Organisational justice Rose Ogbechie

Employee perception of organisational justice – Implications for job satisfaction in Nigeria

Organisational outcomes and employee productivity are enhanced when workers derive maximum satisfaction from their jobs. Employee behaviour patterns such as lateness to work, absenteeism, conflict at work, and even an intention to leave an organisation are significantly influenced by job satisfaction or the lack of it. This leads to the […]

China’s New Interest in Africa: A wake-up call to reexamine African leadership philosophy
African News China Focus LBSInsight Okechukwu Amah

China’s New Interest in Africa: A wake-up call to reexamine African leadership philosophy

China is gradually becoming the most attractive source of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Africa. According to a Washington Post publication dated January 7, 2018, China’s FDI to Africa between 2000-2014 was $30 billion with an average of $2 billion flow each year. In a recent gathering of African leaders, […]

The impact of banking crises on consumer trust and financial inclusion
Features Financial Inclusion Focus Ibukun Taiwo LBSInsight r Olayinka David-West

The impact of banking crises on consumer trust and financial inclusion

 The role trust plays in the drive for an inclusive financial services ecosystem can’t be overemphasised. The recent developments in the banking sector have elevated the need to revisit the topic, this time drawing our insights from the body of evidence available. Trust means being confident that a person or […]

Battling new challenges of expansion 17 years after GSM revolution
ATCON Boris Wotjan CNI Danbatta Features Focus GSMA Olusola Teniola

Battling new challenges of expansion 17 years after GSM revolution

A man with a mobile phone checking a social media site. ADEYEMI ADEPETUN, in this report x-rays the 17 years of what has been widely termed Global System for Mobile (GSM) revolution in Nigeria and concluded that the $70 billion worth telecommunications industry still has a few hurdles to surmount, […]

Amid bearish results, hope rises for stock market with demutualisation
Features Focus Nigerian Stock Exchange NSE SEC Securities and Exchange Commission

Amid bearish results, hope rises for stock market with demutualisation

Nigerian Stock Exchange The loss of N2.49 trillion in seven months by investors in the nation’s bourse is the unsavoury news coming out of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). The loss, amounting to 15.64 per cent between January and July, has been attributed to political uncertainty in the country by […]

Help make this App a reality, world’s Technovation girls beg Nigerians
Focus Regina Pacies Secondary School Onitsha Technovation

Help make this App a reality, world’s Technovation girls beg Nigerians

•Our girls have done their best, parent says •Anambra hosts gold medalists today Before technology announced them in the global arena, they were just six quiet teenage girls attending school in the commercial city of Onitsha, a male-dominated culture where women are hardly seen or heard loud. In this ‘close-up’ […]

Relief for Osun farmers, rural dwellers with RAMP
Farmers Features Focus Osun Oyere Adedade Farmers’ Settlement RAMP Rural Access and Mobility Project Samson Ilori Makinde

Relief for Osun farmers, rural dwellers with RAMP

Rivers Shasha, located on the fringes of Ife North and Ife South local councils of Osun State, used to ‘swallow’ farmers and rural dwellers yearly. In 2010, it claimed a family of seven in one fell swoop. They had gone to farm in the morning, but while at the farm, […]

How ‘little’ Onitsha Catholic school shocked the world at Technovation
Features Focus NAFDAC Regina Pacies Secondary School Onitsha Stan Ekeh Technovation

How ‘little’ Onitsha Catholic school shocked the world at Technovation

• Nigeria’s ‘golden girls’ sack US, China, Spain to clinch trophy • It takes human capital to create other capitals, says Archbishop Okeke • Experts hail Obi, urge FG to invest more in education, human capital Nigeria has every reason to celebrate her five golden girls of the Regina Pacies […]

court Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Features Focus Ikeja Lagos paedophiles

Hitting hard on paedophiles with stiffer, speedy trials

On July 2, 2018, an Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Court, Lagos sentenced a 48-year-old man, Adelaja Olaide, to 60 years imprisonment for defiling a seven-year-old primary two pupil. Justice Sybil Nwaka, who convicted the paedophile, described him as an ‘animal.’ The convict, Olaide, a driver who resides at […]