Category: Brand & Industry

SPEECH BY HONOURABLE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY, TRADE AND INVESTMENT AT HIS INAUGURAL PRESS BRIEFING, ON THURSDAY FEBRUARY 18, 2016 LAGOS, NIGERIA Introductions. Protocols. 1. It has been three months since I was sworn in as Nigeria’s Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment. In that time I have engaged various stakeholders, seeking first to learn and understand as much as possible, while leveraging my experience, gained over the…

Tolu Akinluyi, is an experienced telecoms professional whose career in the telecoms industry dates back to 2002 as the first mobile core network engineer of MTN Nigeria. Currently a Communications, Media and Technology Executive with Accenture, one of the global professional services companies, Akinluyi in this interview with Isaiah Erhiawarien, reflects on the key challenges…

As part of efforts to develop the communication technology sector of the country, the Executive Vice Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, has harped on his eight-point agenda’s strategic thrusts and the implications for improved telecommunications services quality in the country. Dambatta, during an interactive session with the media in Kano State,…

Jovago.com, a hotel booking website, and AXA, a global insurance and asset management have gone into an investment worth $84 million to develop the expansion of Jovago in a new round of funding aimed at boosting its activities in Africa. The agreement would further ensure the expansion of the business and strengthen the brand in…

MTN, in partnership with the MTN Solution Space and Jumia, are proud to announce the launch of the MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge powered by Jumia. MTN, in partnership with the MTN Solution Space and Jumia, are proud to announce the launch of the MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge powered by Jumia. The Pan-African competition launching today, will be…

By Benjamin Ameh, Lagos The board of directors and management of Nigerian Breweries Plc has announced a 10.3 per cent increase in revenue from N266 billion recorded in 2014 to N293 billion in the 2015 financial year. According to the 2015 audited results through the Nigerian Stock Exchange to the investing community showed the company’s…