Role of Corporate Social Responsibility in women’s development
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has been one of the dominant socioeconomic trends of the past decade, as businesses continually ditch the traditional profit-seeking ...
FG, AfDB inaugurate $256m intervention projects for North-East
The Federal Government in collaboration with the African Development Bank (AfDB), on Thursday inaugurated a 256 million dollars Inclusive Basic Service Delivery and Livelihood Empowerment Integrated Project (IBSIP) in the region. The President of AfDB, Dr Akinwumi Adesina said at the inauguration in Abuja that the intervention project would focus on agriculture, water and sanitation.…
Africa Fintech festival begins in Lagos
Africa Fintech Festival (AFF), which is fast becoming a global brand, starts today in Lagos.
Guardian Life's List Of Outstanding Personalities Of 2018
Never has there been a more important time than now to celebrate Nigerians who are setting the standards for people across continents to follow. Featured on this list are some of Guardian Life’s previous cover subjects who have gained global attention for their selfless service, innovation and remarkable contribution to society. This cover provides an…
Calls for re-introduction of agric marketing boards deepen
Many Nigerians from all walks of life have called for the speedy re-introduction of various agricultural boards for cash crops such as cocoa, cashew, rice and maize, while several others have kicked against such a move.
Indimi, Adesina, others bag academy award
The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), has conferred a honourary Doctorate in Management Sciences on the executive chairman of Oriental Energy Resources Limited, Dr. Muhammadu Indimi, at its 26th Convocation ceremony in Kaduna.
Africa50 mobilises funds for $108b yearly infrastructure gap
Africa50 has emerged a key player in driving infrastructure investments with commercial rates of return in the region, in effort to bridge the continent’s infrastructure financing gap estimated at $108 billion, after two years operations. The infrastructure investment platform that contributes to Africa’s growth by developing and investing in bankable projects, catalysing public sector capital,…
London Africa summit lauds Adesina on AIF
The convener of London Africa Summit, Frederick Apeji, has commended the President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, for announcing a new initiative tagged, Africa Investment Forum (AIF) in Johannesburg, South Africa.