Nelson Mandela, the iconic political prisoner who became president of post-apartheid South Africa, inspired audiences with his wit, fired their imagination with his attitude and provided a moral compass with his observations.
Costain (WA) Plc has notified The Exchange of the appointment of Miss Abieyuwa Obasuyi as the new Company Secretary of the company. Abieyuwa Obasuyi holds LLB in Law from the University of Benin, Edo State Nigeria in 2002 before obtaining her B.L in 2005.
The Board of Directors of Access Bank Plc is pleased to announce the appointment of new executives to form the Executive Management team which will oversee the next phase of Access Bank‟s growth and evolution. This announcement signals the successfu
United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, the pan- African financial services group is delighted to announce the appointment of Ambassador Joe Keshi as Chairman of the Board. Ambassador Keshi was appointed to the Board of UBA in 2010 and was made Vice Chairman on
As the holiday season approaches, we would like to remind you that Bloomberg has a strict policy that prohibits giving or receiving gifts, including meals, tickets, or trips. Our employees are instructed to return any gifts, irrespective of their value,
The Company has notified The Exchange that at its Board of Directors meeting held on Thursday, November 21, 2013, the Board approved the retirement of Chief Israel C. Ogbue as the Chairman of the Bank, effective November 21, 2013. Also, the Board appoint
As the 2007-08 financial crisis morphed into a full-fledged economic recession in advanced economies and broke the speed of growth in emerging economies, global policy makers, convinced of the grave dangers the global economy faced in the absence of decis
In the course of his on-going visit to London for a meeting of Nigeria's Honorary International Investors Council, President Goodluck Jonathan became indisposed and could not be present at the opening of the meeting today.
The dogma of the quiet past is inadequate to the stormy present. The 2008 great recession brought with it unprecedented difficulty, especially for Central bankers, and nations now search far and wide for qualified candidates that can rise to the occasio
New wars cant be fought with old or wrought weapons and the economic doctrines of the rather quiet past cannot be used to dictate actions in the present volatile high economic linkage world marked by deregulation, trade liberalization as well as influent
As the world continue its smooth transition into a shrunken ball with the advancements in information, communication and transportation technology; all possible barriers to economic, technological, trade, capital and labour flows among countries of the wo
A good plan should begin with a good forecast, which should result in a better budget-ing system. Good budgeting and forecasting techniques can take some of the guesswork out of operational decision making and put the focus back on optimising profitabilit
The role of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in the management of the financial services sector and the overall national economy is yet to be fully appreciated. This stems from a historical void. It was not until recently that the role that the CBN shoul
Michael Oyebola, Managing Director of FBN Capital Asset Management (a subsidiary of FBN Capital Limited and part of the FBN Holdings Group), has been appointed President of the Fund Managers Association of Nigeria (FMAN).
GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Nigeria Plc has notified The Nigerian Stock Exchange of the resignation of Mr. Simon Hodge as Finance Director and appointment of Mr. Jonathan Murray as the new Finance Director effective 30th October 2013.
AshakaCem Plc has notified The Nigerian Stock Exchange of the resignation of its Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Neeraj Akhoury. The company has consequently appointed Mr. Leonard Palka as its new Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer w
The University of Lagos Alumni Association held its AGM on Sunday the 13th of October 2013, at the Senate Chambers of the University. Elections were also held to appoint the executive members of the Association.
Prof. Obinnaya Lucian CHUKWU is the current Dean of the School for Post-Graduate Studies, University of Lagos, Akoka, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria. He was trained at the University of Lagos where he obtained his doctorate degree in Ecosystem Health and Pollution
We kicked off our special discourse on The Next CBN Governor: Whom Does the Cap Fit? with a prologue which gave an idea of the ideal person for the CBN top job, especially given the kind of persons that are running the central banks of other countries in
The impending exit of the current Central Bank of Nigerias Governor, Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi remains a very important discuss within the system as the apex bank remains a foremost institution that contributes to the drive of growth and development in
The Board of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) today announced the decision of Kolapo Lawson to stand aside as its Chairman. He will retire from the Board on 31 December 2013 and hands over to Andr Siaka as interim Chairman with immediate effect.
Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi whose five-year term as governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) terminates May 31, 2014 has served an exit notice. This leaves President Goodluck Jonathan with the task of looking for a suitable successor to Sanusi.
President Obama will nominate Janet L. Yellen as chairwoman of the Federal Reserve on Wednesday, White House officials said Tuesday night, ending an unusually prolonged and public search to fill one of the most important economic policy-making jobs in the
An Associated Airlines Embraer plane upon taking off today enroute Akure plunged to a building close to Tank Farm at the airport, close to toll gate. Eye witness accounts report that the crash occurred at the local wing of the airport close to the section
As part of intervention initiative in the focus area of health, Dangote Foundation on October 1, 2013, laid the foundation for the construction of 1,000 bed capacity ultramodern medical theatre complex and a diagnostic laboratory within Murtala Muhammad S
The Board of AIICO Insurance Plc, a leading provider of Insurance solutions in a Press Release announced the elevation of Mr. David Sobanjo as Non-Executive Director of AIICO Insurance Plc whilst Mr. Edwin Igbiti takes over the role of the Acting Managing
Guinness Nigeria Plc has notified The Exchange that at its Board Meeting held on Thursday, 12th September, 2013 the resignation of Mr. Mark Taylor as a Non-Executive Director was accepted with immediate effect. In addition, the Board also approved the app