Crisis looms in ASCON as board accuses DG of corruption
The Governing Board of the Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON), Topo, Badagry in Lagos State, has petitioned the acting Head of Civil Service of the Federation...
ASCON seeks collaboration with NCC towards protection of submarine cables in Nigeria
Association of Submarine Cable Operators of Nigeria (ASCON) is seeking the partnership of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) towards the protection of submarine fibre optic cables as critical infrastructure in the telecom industry. The Association noted that the cost of repairing damage to submarine cables was huge and could range from $1million to $3million to…
Operators decry loss of $1.5 million to submarine cable damages
Damages including man-made and natural hazard to submarine cable system is costing the operators about $1.5 million in repairs. This was disclosed in Lagos at the weekend, when the affected operators came together to form an association to tackle the menace. Under the auspices of Submarine Cable Owners in Nigeria (ASCON), the body…
ASCON canvasses partnership among MDIs for growth in Africa
The Director General, Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON), Cecilia Gayya, has urged various Management Development Institutes (MDIs) across West African countries
Ajose-Harrison named DG of PSSDC
The Lagos State Government has confirmed the appointment of Mr. Senukon Olufunmi Ajose-Harrison as the substantive Director-General of the Lagos State...
IoD inducts Akintunji, others as life members
The Institute of Directors, (IoD) has inducted the Managing Director of Clearline International Limited, a Health Management Organisation (HMO), Isaac Akinsefuni Akintunji and two other executive directors as permanent members.
Obaseki approves special bursary for visually challenged students
Obaseki stressed the need for quality educational system for persons with disabilities and promised that a special education department would be established at the College of Education, Abudu or the Tayo Akpata University of Education, Ekiadolor.
Agaka emerges as chairman of Trustfund Pensions Limited
The Acting Managing Director/ Chief Executive of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), Mr. Ismail Mohammed Agaka, has been appointed as the Chairman, Board of Directors of Trustfund Pensions Limited.
Lawmakers hopeful of CBN’s project interventions
Several projects across sectors of the economy undertaken by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to raise capacity have been adjudged strategic to the nation’s economic development.