Category: Brand & Industry

Investors trade $491.4m at I/E window

Investors at the Import and Export (I&E) on Wednesday pulled 491.37 million dollars at the window end of trading. Also the Naira was sold at N362.97 to the dollar at the I&E window, while it closed at N306.30 at the official CBN window. The Nigerian currency traded at N359.4 to the dollar at the parallel market in…

One Event, Three Presidents At MAN 46th Annual General Meetings Hold September, 26-27, 2018

The National Council of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has scheduled the 46th Annual General Meetings (AGM) and Manufacturers Annual lecture/Presidential Luncheon for the 26th & 27th September 2018 at Lagos Oriental Hotel, Lekki Road, Victoria Island, Lagos respectively. According to the organizer the two-day event provides opportunity for experts and Chief Executives of…

Tony Elumelu Foundation to Launch World’s Largest Digital Platform for African Entrepreneurs at TEF Forum 2018

Africa’s leading entrepreneurship focused philanthropy, The Tony Elumelu Foundation, is launching the world’s largest digital platform for African entrepreneurs and the African entrepreneurship ecosystem –  TEFConnect.   TEFConnect will officially be unveiled at this year’s TEF Forum, taking place on October 25, 2018, at Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria.   Harnessing and building on the success…

Dangote launches ‘BlocMaster’ for cement moulders

Group Managing Director/CEO, Dangote Cement Plc, Engr. Joseph Makoju; and Supply Chain Director, Dangote Cement Plc, Knut Ulvmoen welcoming the Secretary to the State Government Alhaji Usman Alhaji to the unveiling of Dangote Cement’s new product“BlocMaster” in Kano yesterday   Builders and other stakeholders have lauded the BlocMaster Cement which was formally launched by Dangote Cement PLC yesterday…

LASACO Assurance to sell 40b shares

LASACO Assurance Plc plans to issue up to 40 billion ordinary shares of 50 kobo each to raise new equity funds as insurance companies race to beef up their capital ahead of the implementation of new capital requirements. In a regulatory filing at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), the board of directors of LASACO indicated…