Year: 2019

Nigerian Maritime E-Quiz For Secondary Schools Students Debuts Sept 24

The first Nigerian Maritime E-quiz competition, a School to Sea Campaign for Secondary Schools Students in Nigeria, is set to take place in Lagos on Monday September 24, 2019. The E-quiz which will herald the 25th September Investors In Human Capacity Development in the Education and Maritime Sectors Summit and Awards is being packaged by…

Monica Lauds FG For Ebonyi International Airport

Lady Monica, President/Founder of David Umahi Nweze Akubaraoha Ebonyi Transformation Agenda (DUNAETA), has described Governor Umahi as a blessing to the state because of his enigma and innovative leadership qualities. She made known that the Minister  of  Aviation, Hadi Sirika  conveyed the approval for the construction of the Airport in a letter to Governor David…

ICRC Partners TEF On Economic Opportunities in Conflict Prone Regions

At the just concluded Forum organised by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), key speakers Tony O. Elumelu, Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation and Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) proffered entrepreneurship as the most sustainable solution to accelerating Africa’s transformation. During a one-on-one conversation at…

Chidi Nwaogu Wins First Prize In Entrepreneurship At Africa 35.35 Awards

Nigerian serial Internet entrepreneur, Chidi Nwaogu, has won the first prize in the ‘Entrepreneurship’ category at the 2019 Africa 35.35 Awards, which seeks to recognize 35 people under 35 from Africa or the African diaspora who have made outstanding achievements in their communities. Other winners in the Entrepreneurship category are Jorge Appiah of Ghana, Kimberly…

Iyara Development Movement Prepares For 2019 ‘Iyara Day’

Iyara Development Movement (IDM) has concluded plans to celebrate another “Iyara Day” on Saturday October 19th, 2019. The event is scheduled to hold at Iyara Town Hall Premises, Iyara, Kogi State by 10 am. A statement dated 5th September, 2019 and jointly signed by the President of IDM, Professor Mike Ikupolati and its Director General,…

Stanbic IBTC Launches IMC Campaign Promoting *909# USSD Code

Stanbic IBTC Bank, a member of the Standard Bank Group, launches an integrated marketing campaign on its Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) application, with the dedicated code, *909#. The *909# USSD string affords customers the opportunity to access wallet and banking services such as (inter and intra bank transfers, airtime purchase, check balance, account opening…

Rivers APC Chieftain Applauds NWC’s Plan to Conduct Congresses

The National Working Committee (NWC) has been commended for setting plans in motion for the conduct of fresh congresses in Rivers State, especially the constitution of the Barr Isaac Abbot Ogbobula-led 5-man Caretaker Committee. A chieftain of the party in the South-South region, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, who gave the commendation in a statement issued…