‘China firmly supports Nigeria in pursuing development path that suits national conditions’
Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Lagos was very welcoming when The Guardian called at his office last Tuesday to keep an interview appointment with him.
TECNO: A Gift That Keeps Giving
This year, TECNO went all out for Nigerians; positively impacting lives every chance it got. The smartphone brand set out at the beginning of the year to touch lives. It is a few days to the end of 2019, and indeed, TECNO has accomplished all that they promised to do, especially in the CSR department.…
We’re in it together
It has been said, that “women and Corporate Social Responsibility go hand-in-hand” (source: www.triplepundit.com) and, indeed, women can be key drivers of change in the corporate world.
Commissioner commends church’s back-to-school initiative
The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folashade Adefisayo has applauded the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Mercyland Parish, Lagos Province 44 for its contribution towards the development of education in the state.
Jumia celebrates 7th anniversary with education-focused CSR project
As part of activities earmarked to celebrate its 7th anniversary in Nigeria, leading online shopping destination, Jumia recently donated to Agidingbi Junior Grammar School, Ikeja hundreds of reading and writing materials approved by the Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) for junior secondary school curriculums.
Honeywell committed to CSR, donates to orphanages
As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programmes, Honeywell Flour Mills Plc has given products and cash donations to some orphanage homes in Ogun and Lagos states. The foremost producer of wheat products also restated its commitment to positively impact on humanity by giving back to the society through effective CSR activities.…
RCCG reiterates commitment to humanity through charity organisations
The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) has continued to touch lives through its charity organisations, such as His Love Foundation, a faith inspired charity that has served millions of people world-wide, regardless of their gender, religion, social or economic backgrounds. It has collaborated with over 43,318 partners in various locations all over Nigeria and…
Advocating for better gender balance in Nigeria’s workforce
I once had a friend many years back, who went for a job interview at a Legal firm. She had over 10 years of legal experience, but had to pause for three years, because of her children. She went for this interview, after asking her series of questions, the recruiter asked her why she had…
NIPCO sees opportunities amid 2019 challenges
Downstream oil company, NIPCO Plc, has said despite the challenges currently plaguing the industry, it is optimistic that this year will open new vistas of business opportunities. The firm also unveiled plans to surge investments for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in 2019, as it celebrated achievements on securing jobs for all its employees despite the…
Lafarge Africa spends N168m on community projects in Ogun
As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), cement giant, Lafarge Africa, has spent N168 million on projects in the Ewekoro Local Government in Ogun State, where one of its factories is located. Among the projects are health centres, block of classrooms, and electricity transformer sub-station. In addition, the company has given bursary awards of…
NAF organises free medical screening, sanitation for Oshodi community
As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), and to give back to the society where it operates from, the Nigeria Air Force (NAF) 651 Base Service Group, Ikeja, Lagos State, recently organised a free diabetes, obesity and hypertension screening among other health services for members of Oshodi Community. The Air Force Group also engaged…