The Guardian publisher, Maiden Alex Ibru joins IoD
The Chairman and Publisher of The Guardian Newspaper, Maiden Alex Ibru, has been inducted into the Institute of Directors (IoD). Ibru was inducted alongside 94 others during the June 2019 new members’ induction of the IoD Nigeria, held recently in Lagos.
Bella Adenuga Disu, others bag IoD certification
Globalcom's Executive Vice Chairperson, Mrs. Bella Disu and 65 other directors have been certified by the Institute of Directors (IoD) at last month’s induction ceremony of new members held at Eko Hotel and Suites on Victoria Island, Lagos last Thursday. Bella was among those who bagged the Institute’s full membership, some others got associate membership,…
‘Good governance will mitigate risk in building great institutions’
The need for proper governance and good education would help to mitigate risks in building great institutions, the Group Managing Director, Custodian Investment Plc., Oluwole Oshin, has said.
IoD hopeful of charter bill’s passage into law before year end
The Institute of Directors (IoD), has expressed optimism that the bill that seeks to grant it a charter status currently before the House of Representatives, would be passed before the end of the year. The Senate had passed the IoD Charter Bill earlier in the year and only last month the institute attended a successful…
Xerox chief, others inducted IoD fellows
The Institute of Directors (IoD) has bestowed Fellowship on some chief executives of notable companies for promoting professional development and good corporate governance. The Fellows’ night and investiture, with the theme, ‘Building sustainable Institutions, took place at the Eko Hotels and Suites in Victoria Island, Lagos. Guest speaker was Mr. Oluwole Oshin of Custodian Investment.…
We’re for good governance in 2019 elections, says IoD chief
The conference is holding on the November 8, 2018 at the Transcorp Hilton in Abuja, with the theme: ‘Global Best Practice in Corporate Governance: Way Forward for Nigeria’. From the theme, you will realise that we are still demanding more in terms of the need for Nigeria to embrace the spirit....
IoD strategises on corporate governance advocacy perception
Plans are underway by the Institute of Directors (IoD) to establish pathways for a stronger engagement with the government for the improved perception of its role as the prime advocacy body for good corporate governance. The institute admitted that it has been shy in its open public engagement with the government and the private sector…
Fashola to address infrastructural challenges at IoD forum
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, will today address the challenges of infrastructure development in the country. He is expected to speak as Special Guest of Honour at the Advocacy Roundtable forum of the Institute of Directors (IoD) Nigeria, holding at Oriental Hotel, Lagos by 10am. A statement by the Director-General…
IoD holds Walk4Life to promote healthy lifestyle
The Institute of Directors (IoD), at the weekend, held it first quarter walk exercise to promote healthy lifestyle for its members.Captured, Walk4Life, the members participated in the one hour, 30 minutes walk exercise, which took place from its secretariat at 28 Cameron road, Ikoyi, and its environs.
IOD, MDAs to build 50 directors’ capacity
The Institute of Directors [IOD] Nigeria and the Federal Government have concluded plans to train well over 50 directors of Ministries, Departments and Agencies [MDAs].
IoD fellow charges members to leverage on agriculture to tackle unemployment
Directors and heads of organisations have been urged to leverage on prospects the agriculture sector brings with its potential for creating wealth to grow the economy as well as tackle the growing unemployment in the country. A fellow of the Institute of Directors and Chairman, Best Food Group, Emmanuel Ijewere, insisted that 75 per cent…