… As her children appreciate an exceptional mother
The ambience at the birthday reception, held at the Federal Palace Hotel was that of glitz and sophistication, as well wishers from all walks of life gathered to share in the celebrant’s day of joy.
Dangote, governors, harp on education as catalyst for economic development
President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote; Governors Nasir el Rufai of Kaduna State, Bala Mohammed of Bauchi and Babagana Umara of Borno, as well as the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, have stressed the need for science education for emerging economies to leapfrog development.
Halima Dangote’s impressive strides
Halima Dangote, one of the beautiful daughters of Africa’s richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has continued to take the leading role in her father’s business empire. Halima has just been appointed as the Group Executive Director, Commercial Operations of Dangote Industries Limited, one of Africa’s largest and most diversified business conglomerates. It was gathered that…
Business and accountable governance obligations of leadership - Part 4
Not surprisingly our pre-independence leaders chose a federal system of governance that will over time build a united but diverse nation of shared values of inclusiveness and national purpose.
Chimamanda makes 100 most influential Africans’ list
Multiple award-winning Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has been named as one of the 100 Most Influential Africans by the Africa Report.
Dangote, minister raise hopes on new economic team
President of Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote, has commended the new Economic Advisory Council (EAC) constituted by President Muhammadu Buhari, but charged them to advise him on the nation’s economic growth and overall development. Describing the move as a proactive and capable of elevating Nigeria’s economy to greater heights, he said the members are tested…
Experts seek appointment of women into boards
Experts have advocated for more women appointments into corporate boards, arguing that having women in such high places would promote gender equality and economic wellbeing.
Dangote scales up investments in agric sector to create jobs
Determined to contribute to significant reduction in the number of unemployed Nigerians, Dangote Group have announced that it was scaling up its investment in agricultural sector.
Athletes need your cash support at African Games, Ogunkoya tells Dangote, Otedola, others
Nigerian ex-Olympian, Falilat Ogunkoya wants top businessmen and women in the country to extend their cash support to the athletes, who will fly the nation’s flag at the fast approaching Maroc 2019 African Games....
Rumbles from the north
There was a report carried by most Nigerian newspapers that Billionaire Aliko Dangote, while speaking at the 2019 Kaduna Economic Summit, had decried and lamented...
AY Schools Fans On Why Entertainers Flaunt Their Wealth
Popular Nigerian comedian, AY Makun who also doubles as an actor has taken to Instagram to educate his fans on why it is important for celebrities specifically entertainers flaunt their wealth on social media. The laugh maestro shared his reasons in response to a fan who reacted to his a video post of his flaunting…
Forum seeks better economy through public, private partnership
With the rise of new markets, new industries, new technologies, and new models of employment and civic participation, businesses and societies face a daunting new set of challenges. Yet around the world, innovative approaches to some of these challenges are already beginning to emerge and are being tested in big and small ways.