Category: World

Elumelu Opens Digital Economy for Africa Forum with World Bank President and LinkedIn CEO

Chairman, Heirs Holdings and Founder, The Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu will join Jim Yong Kim, President, World Bank Group and Jeff Weiner, LinkedIn CEO at the opening debate of the ‘Digital Economy for Africa’ Forum in Washington, D.C organised by the World Bank Group. The event, which will hold on April 19, 2018,…

ExxonMobil’s Nigerian Affiliates Gets Inoyo As New Vice-Chairman

ExxonMobil affiliates in Nigeria – Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (MPN) and Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited (EEPNL) have announced the appointment of Udom Inoyo as Vice-Chairman of the Boards of the Companies, with effect from March 19, 2018.   Until his appointment, Inoyo, was an Executive Director and In-Country Human Resources Manager for MPN…

A Global Entrepreneurship Competition Holds Grand Finale Award, April 3, 2018

In order to tame the of employment and bolster the capacity of Nigerian university graduates to become net employers of labour, the Entrepreneurship Organisation is holding the Grand Final of 2018 Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Oke Mosan, Abeokuta on Tuesday, April 3, 2018.   The event which is…

Our national interests come first at all times says MAN President

L-R:Alhaji Dr Abdullahi bashir, executive council member;Dr Frank Jacob, president;Mr Segun Ajayi-Kadir, director-general, and Dr Ifeanyi Okoye, executive council member, all of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), during a press conference on African Continental Free Trade Area by MAN in Lagos, yesterday. Dr Frank Udemba Jacobs, the President of the Manufacturers Association of Nigerian (MAN)…

92% of Seafarers Strongly Influenced By Internet Access When Choosing Where to Work – Futurenautics Survey

The Crew Connectivity 2018 Survey Report, sponsored by KVH Industries and Intelsat, shows digital transformation underway in the maritime industry Roger Adamson, Futurenautics Maritime’s chief executive officer, presented to a London audience yesterday the key findings from his research organization’s newly released Crew Connectivity 2018 Survey Report, sponsored by KVH Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: KVHI) and Intelsat…

PETAN Releases Programmes Of Event For The OTC Houston USA From April 30 Through To May 3, 2018

The Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN) is once again coordinating the Nigerian Pavilion at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) holding at Houston, Texas from APRIL 30 to May 3, 2018. The OTC is the premier gathering of professionals and opinion leaders in the global oil and gas industry, and it provides excellent opportunities for…