Too many parties spoil the cook
Nigerian politicians are presenting Nigerians with a plethora of choices in the coming general elections. As of now, the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC, has stated that more than 70 candidates would be vying for the presidency. I guess there may be more than 1000 candidates running for the office of governors. Those vying for the…
Stock market’s indices dip further by 0.5%
Equity transactions sustained sliding profile for the fifth consecutive trading sessions, occasioned by heavy profit taking, causing the All-Share Index (ASI) to plummet further by 0.5 per cent. Specifically, at the close of transactions yesterday, ASI shed 162.52 absolute points, representing a decline of 0.48 per cent to close at 33,449.17 points, while the market…
Leaders are responsible for crises in parties, says UAC
The Convener, United Action for Change (UAC), Dr. Muiz Banire, (SAN) has called for intra-party democracy groupings to move the nation forward and end the crises in most groupings. Banire lamented that most political parties in the country lacked internal structure, thus frustrating the democratic system in recent years.
UAC to boost operations through N15.4b rights issue
UAC of Nigeria Plc (UAC), has said it plans to boost group operations with N15.4billion rights issue in line with the financial restructuring of its subsidiaries using internally generated funds.
Senate stakeholders debate benefits of ECOWAS trade protocols
The Senate Committee on Customs has continually made a case for the country to opt out of the Economic Community of West African States...
‘Steel Symphony 2’ is 2017 Dulux Colour of the Year
Chemical and Allied Products (CAP) Plc, a subsidiary of UAC of Nigeria Plc, manufacturers of Dulux premium brand of paints has named ‘Steel Symphony 2’ as the 2017 Dulux Colour of the Year.
Michael Onajirhevbe Ibru (1930-2016)
As the late patriarch of the illustrious Ibru clan and businessman extra-ordinaire, Olorogun Michael Christopher Onajirhevbe Ibru, embarks on his journey to eternity ...
‘Lack of communication master plan bane of Nigeria’s reputation management’
As a global communicator, management consultant and President, Business Education Examinations Council, Mr. Mike Okereke, has over 30 years’ experience in public relations practice.
Between public relations and propaganda
The growth of Public Relations in recent years has been described as “explosive.” Among top companies in Nigeria today, 95 per cent have public relations departments or “corruptly” ...