Ifeanyichukwu Agwu is the Managing Director of BKG Exhibitions Limited. The exhibition and conference organising company’s boss, in this interview with FEMI ADEKOYA, reflects on opportunities in Nigeria’s non-oil sector and specifically highlights the foreign exchange potential in oil palm production value-chain if explored by government and other stakeholders. Excerpts: There are other commodities with…
Niger Delta is safe for investors to do business, says Suleiman
Well, so far, so good, we are on top of issues, we have been doing a lot within our mandate, preventing the oil thieves and kidnappers from doing their illegal activities by way of robust patrol to deter them from contemplating on carrying out their nefarious activities.
Nigeria’s voice in Africa diplomacy very active, says Onyeama
The African reform is an initiative of the African Heads of States who feel that the organisation is not totally fit for purpose and requires restructuring and reforms.
‘Competition leads to higher productivity’
The Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Award (NHEA) is an annual event, which celebrates distinguished personalities, and organisations, who have contributed immensely to the growth of the Nigerian Healthcare Sector. The fourth edition is scheduled for today at the Eko Hotel and Suites.
‘Finland partnering Nigeria on smart cities’
It is, of course, a heavy responsibility, but the sectors are, at the same time, also mutually reinforcing. As Minister for Nordic Cooperation, I want to see progress in joint Nordic efforts in the business sector.
Adegbite: We have made Ogun number one investors’ choice for ease of business
Ogun State Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Olamilekan Adegbite, and his Information and Strategy counterpart, Dayo Adeneye offered insights into the state government’s giant strides in infrastructural development and road construction...
Regulators should be enhancers rather than killers of businesses, says Dozie
Corporate Governance is what I call corporate enhancing which helps you increase the RAFT that is Responsibility, Accountability, Fairness and Transparency.
‘Afrocet Montgomery connects businesses with policy markers’
The events focus in particular on the construction materials and equipment sector; automotive, commercial vehicles and auto parts sector; tools and environmental technology and analytics.
Why we are organising national marketing summit
As we are graduating into the end of the second quarter of the year, the industry is just picking up in terms of marketing activities. Some advertisers are about to start their financial year.
The role of insurance is to mobilise and redistribute wealth, says Akinboye
Bode Akinboye is the Chief Executive Officer, Standard Alliance Insurance Plc. He is on his “second missionary journey” in the company, having returned two years ago to take on the responsibility of leading the company...
UNFPA: Situation in Northeast still volatile
The truth is that these girls went through violence. Their rights have been violated. They are violated physically, emotionally, sexually and the likes. They have been traumatised, and they lost part of their childhood, being under captivity, treated as slaves.