GT Bank Plc has announced the results of its cash tender offer for the $500 million Eurobond at 7.50 per cent. The bank had on February 4 opened an international tender offer for the bond. It said that an aggregate principal amount of $126.59 million of the securities validly tendered on or prior to the expiration deadline and not validly withdrawn ...
The Mavin Records boss, Don Jazzy, appears easy going, self-effacing and quiet. When he newly entered the industry he barely spoke, posing with his trademark walking stick, his then partner, D’Banj, acting as his mouth piece. He whispered in D’Banj’s ears and the Kokomaster passed on the message to the world. Don Jazzy However, subsequent events in his career have shown that the leader of the Supreme ...
Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) has signed an agreement with Project Gaia Prospects Limited (PGPL) for the conduct of a pilot study on the use of Ethanol clean cookstoves, a cleaner and safer way of cooking. SNEPCo will provide 2,500 clean cookstoves and 15,000 canisters for distribution to households in Lagos while PGPL will ensure the supply of ...
The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, and the Chairman of Zinox Group, Stan Leo Eke, have emphasised the need for responsible online journalism in the country. Adesina and Eke spoke on Thursday at the launch of the Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP), a body formed by professional journalists with not less than 10 ...
Lagos state governor Akinwunmi Ambode today swore in his commissioners and special advisers into office at the Lagos state government secretariat Alausa Ikeja. The Commissioners appointed and their portfolios include, Gbolahan Lawal, Commissioner for Housing, Dr. Jide Idris, Commissioner for Health; Folarin Coker, Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Seye Oladejo; Commissioner for Special Duties and Intergovernmental Relations; Engr. ...
About 5000 people in Oloibiri area of Bayelsa State have benefitted from a health outreach organised by The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd (SPDC) Joint Venture in furtherance of its Health-in-Motion campaign. Working closely with the Bayelsa State Government, Ogbia Local Government Council and other partners, SPDC took the comprehensive health outreach to 18 communities giving the beneficiaries dental ...
Most men don’t enjoy sex with their wives. On a scale of 10, hardly would we find 3 men who can boldly declare his sex life excellent. So, they keep suffering in silence, fantasize about their ex-girl friends, secretary in the office or plain run into the arms of the ever willing mistress. Now, is the time to claim your ...
Everyday 2300 child under the age of five and 145 women of child bearing age died as a result of malnutrition. Though hardly you hear people says a child died as a result of child malnutrition but malnutrition is the bases of all child and mother relation death cases specifically, 55% of child mortality is associated with child malnutrition. Some ...
Following the success of the Social Lender Scheme introduced last year and the impressive response from the beneficiaries; the members of the on-line community, Sterling Bank Plc has repackaged the scheme by increasing the minimum on-line micro credit from N3,000 to N10,000. The Scheme was launched in July 2014 and the Bank disbursed over N6million to over 2000 on-line customers. ...
Alhaji Aliko Dangote has remained Africa’s richest man despite his losses to the devaluation of the Naira and drops in the demand for cement his largest asset. According to Forbes margazine, Dangote was this “year’s biggest loser in dollar terms as his fortune dropped to $14.7 billion from $25 billion last year, propelled downward by a weaker Naira and shrinking demand for ...