Leading Real Estate firm, Hormel Company Limited and United Capital Plc. is partnering J’ennique Consulting to host the June Edition of The Roundtable Series scheduled to hold in Lagos, on the 29th of June 2018. The event, which is Nigeria’s foremost industry resource and knowledge platform focused on marketing to the affluent, is targeted sales…
Tackling unending plight of child labourers
There is no respite for children in Nigeria despite the passage of the Child Rights Act, which seeks to guarantee their basic rights. Indeed, about 70 per cent of Nigerian children are engaged in street hawking, 23 per cent in domestic work and 15 per cent in street begging, among other jobs....
Court reinstates Yabatech bursar, awards N21m against college
The National Industrial Court (NIC) has ordered the Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) to reinstate its embattled bursar, Mr. Olu Ibirogba, who was sacked in 2015 for allegedly exposing corrupt practices in the institution.
NNPC kicks off yearly quiz competition
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has released the schedule of competitive events that would culminate in the grand finale of the 2018 National Science Quiz competition.
PENGASSAN lauds NASS on passage of PIGB, vows to resist job losses
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has vowed to resist any job loss that might arise in the course of the implementation of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB).
Experts chart path to achieving work-life balance, healthy home
The Publisher and Chief Executive Officer, BusinessDay Media Limited, Frank Aigbogun, stated this at the 2018 annual seminar/career talk by the Association of Professional Bankers of Nigeria (APWB) in Lagos, with a theme, ‘Managing the home front and work balance: A leeway to securing the future’.
Group empowers youths
Isoko National Youth Assembly (INYA) has empowered five youths with two hair dressing dryers, two sewing machines and cooking pots with catering sets, as starters pack to beneficiaries on skills acquisition vocational training initiative organised by the youth body of Isoko nation.
Students body tasks members on self-employment
The leadership of students’ religious body at the University of Benin and University of BeninTeaching Hospital, Christ Ambassadors Students Outreach (CASOR) has tasked its members to look out for self-employment ventures after school.
NSITF creates special fund for payment of compensation to injured workers
The Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) has created a special fund to ensure prompt settlement of claims and compensation of injured workers.
NB to reward journalists with N2m, other prizes at golden pen awards
The Nigerian Breweries (NB) Plc will be rewarding journalists with cash prizes of up to N2 million and other gift items at this year’s 10th edition of its Golden Pen Reporter of the year awards.