Category: People & Events

Africa Holds Key For Feeding 9bn People By 2050, Says Adesina

  The President of the African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) and 2017 World Food Prize Laureate, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, said Africa holds the key for feeding the nine billion people that will inhabit this planet by 2050. He stated this (http://APO.af/z7AxMV) during his Norman Borlaug Lecture delivered on World Food Day.   The Laureate also called for…

Sifax Group at special monthly breakfast meeting of the Nigerian-South African Chamber of Commerce

SIFAX Group delegation headed Dr. Fola Rogers-Saliu, Executive Director, Human Resources and Admin was present at the special monthly breakfast meeting organized by the Nigerian-South African Chamber of Commerce to commemorate the organization’s 25th year anniversary.  L-R: Dr. Fola Rogers-Saliu, Executive Director, Human Resources and Administration, SIFAX Group; Mr. Kehinde Sunmonu, Special Duty Manager, SIFAX…

Fidelity Bank Soars with two awards At 2017 BusinessDay Banking Awards

Top Nigerian lender, Fidelity Bank Plc has clinched two awards at the recently concluded 2017 BusinessDay Banking Awards. The Bank emerged winner in two categories, beating other nominees and carting away the prize for the ‘Most Improved in Corporate/Investment Banking’ and ‘Best Bank in Mobile Money Services’. The awards, which was conferred on the Bank…

UBA Emerges Best bank in support of Real Sector at Banking Awards

 l-r: Adetola Fadeyi, Head Wealth Management, United Capital Plc; Frank Aigbogun, Publisher, Presenting the best bank  in support of the real sector trophy to the Usman Isiaka, Head, Strategic Business Unit, Lagos at the BusinessDay Banking Awards, 2017 during the weekend.   Pan-African banking group, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, at the weekend was recognised…

NDIC Wins Excellence in Banking Service Award

The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has been conferred with the Special Recognition and Commendation Award for Excellence in Banking (Public Service) at the Business Day Banking Awards 2017 which was held on October 14, 2017. In a letter of commendation to the Corporation, the awards committee anchored by Business Day Research and Intelligence Unit…

Shell Nigeria Gas expands its CSR coverage with ultramodern ICT Centre, science laboratories to community school in Ota, Ogun 

The management of Shell Nigeria Gas (SNG) has donated an ultramodern ICT Centre and well-equipped science laboratories to African Church Community Secondary School in Ewupe, a community hosting the company’s facilities in Ota area of Ogun State. The donation was the second phase of SNG’s intervention in the school to bring it to a competitive…