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Dangote Renews Commitment To Fighting Hunger, Poverty

Dangote Renews Commitment To Fighting Hunger, Poverty

Dangote Renews Commitment To Fighting Hunger, Poverty The Aliko Dangote Foundation has restated its commitment to fighting hunger and malnutrition, supporting education; and economic empowerment. Zouera Youssoufou, managing director and chief executive officer of the Foundation affirmed this in an interview with TELL, where she also explained conditions under which the Foundation intervenes in areas

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Ogun To Engage Indigenous Contractors For Proposed Semi-Urban Roads

Ogun To Engage Indigenous Contractors For Proposed Semi-Urban Roads Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has said his government would engage the services of indigenous contractors in the proposed construction of semi-urban roads in all the Local Government Areas in the state. Hosting members of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), who paid him a

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Lagos Govt Acquires 32 tonnes Per Hour Rice Mill From Switzerland

Lagos  State Govt Acquires 32 tonnes Per Hour Rice Mill From Switzerland [powr-banner-slider id=f615b390_1500277847679] The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday in Zurich, Switzerland led a team of the State Executive Committee members to sign an agreement with Bühler AG (“Bühler”), a leading rice-mill producer in the world, for the acquisition of

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UK Bank Names Okonjo-Iweala Director

Former Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has been named an independent non-executive director at Standard Chartered Plc in the United Kingdom. Standard Chartered PLC is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London and with a presence in 70 countries. According to a statement released by the company yesterday, her appointment is effective

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Deadline For VAIDS Compliance Announced By SEC

Deadline For VAIDS Compliance Announced By SEC Nigeria’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) today issued a notice, that all market operators and public liability companies will be required to show evidence of a clean federal tax status, effective from March 31, 2018. The securities commission says the evidence of tax payment which falls under the

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Lagos Govt To Connect Ikorodu With Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

The Lagos State Government says it has started the “long awaited road project,” which will connect the Agric area of Ikorodu to the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway through the Arepo area of Ogun State.[powr-banner-slider id=f615b390_1500277847679] Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, at a stakeholders’ meeting on Tuesday on the road in the Agric area of Ikorodu, requested support and cooperation

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WAEC Results: 59.22% Pass Maths, English

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), has released the May/June WASSCE results, withholding results of 13.79 per cent candidates as 59.22 per cent pass English Language and Mathematics.[powr-banner-slider id=f615b390_1500277847679] Speaking at a press briefing held at its corporate office, Yaba, Lagos on Monday, Head of National Office, Nigeria, Mr Olu Adenipekun said the performance results

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$500m Eurobond: Global Investors Validate UBA’s Pan-African Growth Strategy

Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, United Bank for Africa Plc., UBA, Kennedy Uzoka says the $500 million Eurobond raised by the bank, which was 240 percent over-subscribed, reflects the strong global investor appetite for UBA’s credit and support for the Group’s pan-African financial services strategy. According to the Bank, the Global Offering is a five-year

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Heirs Holdings Appoints New Director Of Marketing, Corporate Communications

Heirs Holdings has appointed Pelumi Fadairo as Director of Marketing and Corporate Communications.  Fadairo will be responsible for driving the Group’s strategic marketing objectives and coordinating brand management of its rapidly growing portfolio of Pan-African Investments in the power, financial services, oil and gas, hospitality, real estate and healthcare sectors. Prior to her appointment, Fadairo was the CMO

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