Category: Opinion

FinTechs will stimulates banking operations, says David-West

Financial Technology (FinTech) companies will boost banking industry through easy ways of provision of financial services to customers.   Faculty member, Lagos Business School (LBS), Dr. Olayinka David-West, stated this at the 2018 Finance Correspondents Association of Nigeria (FICAN) Annual Workshop held during the weekend in Lagos.   David-West, who was represented by Faculty Member,…

Stanbic IBTC, Vetiva, PZ win big at 5th NSE Corporate Challenge

L  – R shows Tinuade Awe, Executive Director, Regulation, The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE); Mr. Kamarudeen Kareem Oladosu, National Council Member, NSE; Austin Ani, StanbicIBTC, Winner of the 2018 NSE Corporate Challenge; Titi Ogungbesan, Chief Executive of Stanbic IBTC Stockbrokers Limited and Daniel Ogunbote, Sales Executive, Rwanda Air; and Patrick Adebayo Ajayi, National Council Member, NSE…

FUTA’s DISTINGUISHED LECTURE EARNS EKANEM AN ‘GOODWILL AMBASSADORS’ APPOINTMENT

Kufre Ekanem, the Corporate Affairs Adviser of Nigerian Breweries Plc and Abiola Popoola, a Human Resource icon have been announced as Goodwill Ambassadors of The Federal University of Technology, Akure. The conferment and plaque presentation occurred in Akure as part of the activities of the institution’s first ever Distinguished Lecture which was delivered by Mr.…

Air Peace urges Ojikutu to stop peddling ignorance about outright Acquisition of Aircraft

Air Peace, one of a leading Nigeria carrier has taken Secretary General of the Aviation Safety Round Table Initiative (ASTRI), Mr John Ojikutu to cleaner. Ojikutu who was quoted in the media alleges that domestic airlines operators’ outright acquisition of aircraft as a “clever way for (sic) capital fight”. In what it may be seem…

Maritime Sector Regulation: Nigeria Shippers’ Council Transforms To National Transport Commission

The regime of lack of regulator in the country’s transportation sector is getting to an end, if anything as the Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, says the Federal Government is set to convert Nigeria Shippers Council (NSC) to National Transport Commission (NTC). Amaechi said this at a news conference on the achievement of the…

GAVI Champion for Africa, Dr. Awele Elumelu Champion Increased Vaccine Coverage in Under-Immunised Nations‎

 Dr. Awele Elumelu, GAVI Champion for Africa and Founder, Avon Medical Practice, joined other global health leaders at a Photo Exhibition organised by GAVI, the Vaccine Alliance, for increased vaccine coverage in under-immunised nations. The event tagged “Vaccine Heroes” was held on September 10, 2018, in Geneva, Switzerland.‎ Following the announcement made earlier in January 2018 on…