MRS Kicks Off Women Empowerment Initiative
AS part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), MRS Oil Nigeria PLC has created an avenue for empowerment through its maiden women empowerment initiative.
ADVICE ON HOW TO STEP FORWARD FOR UNDECIDED WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS
There are very few things as unsettling as desperately wanting something but not knowing how to go about getting it. I’d be mega rich if I got paid each time I heard a woman say the famous heartfelt words "I’d really like to start my own business but I don’t know where to start". Well…
‘I Want To Make Young People Love Farming’
Mrs. Josephine Kachikwu is the operator of the biggest pig farm in Delta State. The lawyer-cum-farmer wants to endear young people to farming since white-collar jobs are scarce. In this interview with ODITA SUNDAY, the Chief farmer at Joedaca Farms also seeks government support for expansion of her pig and cassava farms in the state.
WOMEN: Turning Waste To Wealth
DATELINE. November 22. Five women are standing on a heap of dustbin, their mouths covered so as to prevent them from inhaling offensive odour. They are busy picking objects from the waste. The dustbin is actually emitting an offensive odour, but the women are not disturbed. The heap has taken over the main road, obstructing…
Damilola Overcomes Obstacles To Realise Her Entrepreneurial Dreams
WHEN Damilola Owolabi introduced herself as the Chief Executive Officer of Dreg Waters Petroleum and Logistics Ltd.
Coca-Cola trains women on trade asset financing
THE Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) Limited has embarked on an empowering performance for women, which would focus on trade asset financing. It is expected that it would provide the women with trade assets and products for a sustainable livelihood. Speaking at the handover ceremony of the trade assets and products in Jakande Estate Pitch, Isolo,…
Imperatives of capacity building for women entrepreneurs
Notwithstanding the economic challenges in the country, a network of women entrepreneurs have urged women-folks to take the bold step and start their own businesses.
Skye Bank unveils ‘Pearl’ initiative for women in business
AS part of its empowerment initiative, Skye bank Plc has launched a platform to help female customers unlock their potentials,
CBN worries over women’s low participation in economic programmes
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has expressed worry over assessed non-committal of the general public, especially the women, towards the myriads of programmes initiated to empower citizens and enhance the economic development of the nation. The apex bank made the observation during a two-day sensitization programme it organised for the general public, allaying the…
NGT supports Women in Business Summit
IN line with its promise to empower individuals through beauty and style knowledge, personal style brand, Natures Gentle Touch (NGT) has given its support to the just concluded Women in Business and Leadership Summit (WIBLES) held in Lagos. With the theme: Building Greatness”, the summit celebrated strides made by women in leadership positions across industries…