Visually-impaired persons get digital tech training
Members of the Federal Nigeria Society for the Blind, Oshodi, Lagos at the weekend concluded a training on digital technology skills to enhance their digital literacy...
Stakeholders advocate swift implementation of policies to tackle crime on Nigerian waters
For Nigeria’s maritime industry to experience an exponential growth, there must be sustainable policies and implementation mechanism that would drive the industry.
Piracy responsible for surcharges on consignments at ports – SIFAX Chairman
The Vice-Chairman of SIFAX Group, Dr Taiwo Afolabi, on Friday, said that piracy attacks on ships at various terminals had led to the introduction of war risk surcharges on consignments heading to Nigeria by many shipping lines.
Government urged to link TinCan port by rail
The Federal Government has been urged to urgently link the TinCan Island Port in Apapa Lagos, with a rail system to ease evacuation of cargoes from the seaport to the hinterland.
Harnessing role of media in nation building amidst challenges
Despite challenges limiting the effective performance of media in the country, the sector remains an essential tool in promoting good governance and sustainable development.
Mothers of kids with cerebral palsy get business grants
The Initiative for National Growth Africa (INGA) in conjunction with Let Cerebal Palsy Kids Learn Foundation at the weekend held a creative arts session for the children living with special needs and an empowerment programme for their mothers. According to the organizer, Ms. Racheal Inegbedion, the project was to provide talent development for children living…
UI students take free dental outreach to market
A total of 184 persons have enjoyed free dental and medical care at the Taiwo Afolabi rural dental outreach, which recently held at Dugbe market in Ibadan, Oyo State.
SIFAX Group appoints Oyinloye as group managing director
SIFAX Group, a multinational corporation with diverse interests in Maritime, Aviation, Haulage & Logistics, Oil & Gas and Hospitality, has appointed a new Group Managing Director, Adekunle AbdulRazaq Oyinloye.
SAHCOL offers N406m in first IPO after four years
Hopes of a return of the era of Initial Public Offerings (IPO) were rekindled last week, after four years of zero record, with the offer for sale of SAHCO Plc’s 406,074,000 ordinary shares of 50 kobo each at N4.65 per share. The company, which is one of the foremost aviation handling companies in Nigeria,…
NSE admits SAHCO Plc’s N406 million offer on exchange’s daily official list
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has admitted 406,074,000 ordinary shares of 50 kobo each at N4.65 per share for Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited...
Foundation canvass welfare package for widows
To make widows become self-sufficient and better equipped to take care of their families and in turn grow the economy, the Ajoke Ayisat Afolabi Foundation (AAAF) and stakeholders comprising former deputy governor of Lagos State, Sarah Sosan; wife of Ogun State governor, Olufunsho Amosun; former First Lady, Lagos, Abimbola Fashola, SIFAX Group and other NGOS…
SIFAX partners Bayelsa government on maritime, aviation development
SIFAX Group has concluded arrangement to collaborate with the Bayelsa State Government to develop the state’s maritime and aviation potential.This was revealed during a working visit of the top management team of the Bayelsa Investment Promotion Agency ...