(L-R) Walter Perez, Managing Director, West African Gas Pipeline Company (WAPCo); Debo-K'mba Barandao, Director-General, West African Gas Pipeline Authority (WAGPA); and Bolaji Osunsanya, Chief Executive Officer, Axxela, during the recent signing of a gas transportation agreement between Axxela and WAPCo at the WAPCo Head Office in Accra, Ghana to transport over 15 million standard cubic feet per day (“mmscf/d”) of natural gas via the West African Gas Pipeline (WAGP) to Lome, Togo.

Axxela Diversifies Gas Markets; Signs Gas Transportation Agreement with West African Gas Pipeline Company...

Axxela Limited (“Axxela”), sub-Saharan Africa’s preferred fast-growing gas & power portfolio company, has signed a Gas Transportation Agreement (GTA) with the West African Gas Pipeline Company Ltd. (WAPCo) to transport over 15 million standard cubic feet per day (“mmscf/d”) of natural gas via the West African Gas Pipeline (WAGP) to Lome, Togo.
Frederic Flejou, Axa Mansard Insurance Plc

Frederic Flejou resigns from Axa Mansard’s Board

Frederic Flejou resigns as Axa Mansard non-Executive Director.
Notore PLC

These companies may benefit from the CBN’s latest FX policy

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele, made good his threat to add other items to the list of those banned from the official exchange market.
C&I Leasing Plc

C&I Leasing considering share reconstruction

C and I Leasing Plc disclosed its intentions to reconstruct its issued and paid up share capital.

Kobo360 set to scale operations to other African countries

Logistics startup, Kobo360, has raised a $6 million equity investment led by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) with participation from others including Silicon Valley investors WTI
Yewande Zaccheaus, CEO, Eventful Limited; Ibukun Awosika, Chairman, First Bank of Nigeria Limited and Tiyan Alile, Founder and Promoter of Culinary Academy at Fiesta of Flavours, the food festival event organised by Eventful Limited and sponsored by FirstBank.

FirstBank restates commitment to SMEs, agricultural sector growth

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has expressed its commitment to the growth of the agricultural value chain and creating opportunities for the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to thrive in the country.
Access Bank Plc

CBN unveils Nigeria’s most sustainable bank of the year

Over the weekend, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, announced Access Bank Plc as Nigeria's most sustainable bank of the year.
Market insight

Market/economic insight: the weekly brief (December 3rd– 7th 2018)

The performance of the Nigerian Equity Market remained bearish last week with the index (NSE ASI) down by 0.02% WTD to close at an...
O2 logo

What Nigerian Telecos can learn from O2 network outage

Customers' of UK second largest mobile operator, O2 mobile, were recently hit by a huge data outage lasting more than two days last week.
Osagie Okunbor

Court of Appeal nullifies contempt charge on Shell MD

A Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt has nullified the three-month jail sentence imposed on the Managing Director of the Shell Petroleum Development Company of...

Flour Mills lists N20.11 billion bonds on NSE, FMDQ

Nigeria’s largest flour-milling company, Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc, has listed two bonds on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) and the FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange.
FCMB - nairametrics

FCMB confirms it has received part payment for 9Mobile loan 

Tier two lender, FCMB has confirmed it has received a portion of its loan to telecommunications operator 9Mobile. Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the...
sterling director

Sterling Bank Plc announces retirement of Director

Sterling Bank Plc notifies NSE of Director's retirement
Dangote group

Dangote Industries Limited wins two SERAS Awards

Dangote gets recognitions at 2018 SERAS CSR Awards
Nigerian Breweries Plc

Nigerian Breweries announces managerial changes, appoints new Directors

Nigerian Breweries Plc has announced the appointment of two new Non-Executive directors to its Board of Directors.

Malted drink, Horlicks has a new owner

Consumer Goods giant Unilever has announced that it has agreed to buy GlaxoSmithKline's hot malted drink Horlicks for around $3.8 billion
UAC, United Africa Company of Nigeria Plc

UACN Plc announces retirement of Group CEO

Abdul Bello Group Managing Director (GMD) of UAC of Nigeria Plc will retire effective January 1st, 2019.
Tony Elumelu

Tony Elumelu gives 5 important career tips to young professionals

Chairman of the United Bank for Africa (UBA), Mr Tony Elumelu, has been in good spirits lately. And it's not hard to see why this is the case.

Scam Alert: Why CFOs should be scared of this Nigeria-based hacker group

A Nigerian based hacker group, ‘London Blue’ is trying to trick thousands of top executives across the globe into sending them company funds
Access Bank Plc

Access Bank’s Wigwe has high hopes for fintech companies

The fintech sector has been described as the "next big thing" by Access Bank's Herbert Wigwe, who spoke during a forum yesterday in Lagos. 
LAdol -Amy

Court restrains LADOL from banishing SHI from free trade zone in Lagos

Lagos State High Court rules on dispute between SHI and LADOL
marketing strategies

An expert’s advice on how companies can best market their brands

Companies have been advised to consider fully integrating storytelling in their brand marketing strategies in order to really connect with their customers. 
Afromedia, Olufemi Olaiya

Afromedia appoints new Managing Director

Femi Olaiya joined the services of Afromedia Plc as Associate Director.
MTN, Disney

MTN launches first Disney mobile web service in Nigeria

MTN officially introduces entertainment platform for customers
Nigerian Breweries Plc

Court rules on Nigerian Breweries retirement policy

The National Industrial Court of Nigeria has ordered Nigerian Breweries Plc to include its early retirement policy in its staff Handbook.

Embattled MTN pursues out-of-court settlement with CBN

MTN to resolve $8.1 billion alleged repatriation with CBN
L-R: Quality Control Manager, BUA Obu Cement, Adeyinka Adesola; Chairman, Kano State Block Moulders Association, Umar Musa; Regional Manager, BUA Obu Cement, Yahuza Salisu; Head of Training, ITF, Dauda Lawal; General Manager Sales, BUA Obu Cement, Nasiru Ladan; and Unit Head Civil/Building Department, SON, Engr Musa Bauchi at the Concrete and Blockmaking Stakeholders workshop held on Tuesday in Kano State and organised by BUA Cement.

Kano block and concrete makers hail BUA Cement quality

The Chairman, Kano State Block Moulders Association, Umar Musa has commended BUA Cement for its sustained production of quality cement to meet required demands...

NNPC explains contract for the Forcados Pipeline Surveilance

The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has proffered informed perspective on the reported award of oil infrastructure surveillance contract