The Senate and House of Representatives’ Committees on Capital Market and Institutions, Securities and Exchange Commission and other Regulatory Agencies, are set to hold the second biennal Stakeholders’ Forum on the Capital Market on Monday, July 23.
Kogi NLC raises alarm over extortion of retirees by pension desk officers
The Kogi state council of Nigeria Labour Congress has accused desk officers in charge of pension matters in the 21 local government areas of extorting pensioners.The State Chairman of NLC, Onuh Edoka warned desk officers across the Local Government Areas to stop extorting money...
Elumelu wins Badge of Honour for outstanding Nigerian entrepreneur
Nigeria's first online newspaper/TV for entrepreneurs, ‘Make it’, has announced Tony Elumelu as the winner of its maiden Entrepreneur of the Month award.Elumelu is the chairman of United Bank for Africa, Heirs Holdings, Transcorp and numerous other companies.
Persons with disability deny leadership dissolution
The Joint National Association of Persons with Disabilities (JONAPWAD), has denied report that its national leadership headed by Mrs Ekaette Judith, has been dissolved.The Chairman of States Chairmen Forum Abdullahi Usman, who disclosed this in Kebbi...
Lagos targets creation of innovative hubs to drive business growth
Harnessing information communication technology innovations to tackle social challenges is vital in tackling youth unemployment in the country, the Executive Secretary of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF), Akintunde Oyebode has said.
Veterinary council inducts MOUAU doctors
The Veterinary Council of Nigeria VCN has inducted the 25 graduates of batch five Veterinary Medicine graduates of the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike (MOUAU), Abia State into professional practice as Doctors of Veterinary Medicine DVM.
AXA Mansard insurance gets award
A member of the AXA Group and Global Leader in Insurance and Asset Management, AXA Mansard Insurance Plc. has emerged the Insurance Company of the year.The announcement was made at the 6th edition of the Marketing Edge Brand and Advertising Excellence Awards held in Lagos.
Bank appoints Adegbohungbe executive director
The Board of Directors of Coronation Merchant Bank limited has appointed Banjo Adegbohungbe as an Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer of the Group.He will be responsible for the operations, information technology, digital channels and administrative divisions of the bank and its subsidiaries.
IPMAN condemns false alarm over 2018 NIPCO’s AGM
The national executive of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has condemned the discouragement of stakeholders from attending NIPCO’s Annual General Meeting purported by some individual spreading fake information.
Fresh push against casualisation in workplace
Where there is acute shortage of jobs for those seeking them, the temptation to exploit the system is high.
Govt threatens sanction against labour recruiters in oil sector
The Federal Government has threatened to withdraw the licence of labour contractors that engage in anti-labour practices.