The Platform highlights national development, productivity
The 2019 edition of The Platform was held at the Covenant Place, Iganmu, Lagos, yesterday, with the Chairman Board of Directors of First Bank of Nigeria, Ibukun Awosika, stressing the need for national unity. The theme of the event was ‘The Drivers, Enablers and Obstacles to our Growth.’ Awosika, whose speech was greeted by a…
Bank boss advocates overhaul of Nigeria’s education system
Chairman, First Bank of Nigeria Plc, Mrs. Ibukun Awosika, has restated the need for Nigerian universities to be solution-centred, advocating overhaul of the education system to meet modern realities.
God Calling set to hit cinemas, churches December 21
At a time when the moral and ethical standards of our society are being heavily influenced by entertainment, and the Church is seen to be struggling to be part of the conversation among young people, Heart In Motion (HIM) studios brings an inspirational movie which looks at family and faith through the lens of an…
Stakeholders seek enabling environment to support women in politics, business
Stakeholders, traditional rulers and concerned Nigerians yesterday at the second edition of Hannah Idowu Dideolu (HID) Awolowo Foundation...
Experts urge entrepreneurs to invest in sustainable businesses
Business experts have urged aspiring and existing entrepreneurs to invest in sustainable businesses that can attract investment and scale regionally and globally.The experts spoke at the ‘Business of the Business’ fair, powered by DIYLaw Technologies...
Awosika, Ezekwesili advocate good governance, youths’ inclusiveness
Chairman of First Bank of Nigeria (FBN), Mrs. Ibukun Awosika, has identified ethno-centrism as the main problem of the country.She said that if Nigeria sees itself as one entity and works for the common good of all, irrespective of ethnic differences, there would be development and progress.
Aishah Ahmad, Ibukun Awosika, Betty Irabor, others share inspiring stories at ‘To my younger self’ book launch
It was a mega gathering of prominent business leaders and professionals in the country at the official launch of the book, To My Younger Self, which took place at Rele Gallery in Lagos last weekend.
Awosika charges FG on youth empowerment
Chairman of First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Ibukun Awosika, has stressed the need for government to empower youths in the country, stating that any nation that is not consciously investing in its next generation is not a serious country. She gave this charge at the inaugural festival to celebrate the 55th birthday of the Minister…
At EiE Nigeria’s Light A Candle Dinner, guests raise fund for voter education
Ahead of the forthcoming general elections in 2019, Enough is Enough Nigeria recently held a fundraising event for the RSVP and Office of the Citizen programme, at the Harbor Point, Victoria Island Lagos. Hosted by Lala Akindoju and Richard Osuji, the evening saluted the organisation’s growth and success for promoting good governance and public accountability…
Add value to society, Awosika tasks women
Chairman, First Bank of Nigeria, Mrs Ibukun Awosika, has tasked women to achieve their potential, strive to be their best to add value to the society.