Dimension Data names Nompumelelo Mokou as new MD for Southern Africa

Posted by - March 26, 2021

Systems integrator Dimension Data Middle East and Africa (MEA) has appointed Nompumelelo Mokou as the Managing Director for its Southern Africa business, effective 1 April 2021. Mokou joined Dimension Data in 2016 and has most recently headed up its Intelligent Customer Experience business for Middle East and Africa, where she achieved significant market share, revenue

SIFAX Logistics expands haulage capacity, acquires 25 new trucks to boost its operations

Posted by - March 16, 2021

SIFAX Logistics Company Limited, one of SIFAX Group’s subsidiaries whose business offerings include haulage, clearing and forwarding, groupage and shipping, is set to increase its operational capacity through the injection of 25 new trucks to boost its operations. According to Adewale Adetayo, General Manager, Haulage, there is a need to make the investment in order

How businesses can survive turbulence,says Segun Ogunsanya 

Posted by - March 8, 2021

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Airtel Nigeria, Mr. Segun Ogunsanya, has called on business leaders to cultivate qualities such as empathy, integrity, good communication skills and strong sense of purpose to achieve results during turbulent times. Speaking during the recently concluded Advertisers Association of Nigeria (ADVAN) Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Business Roundtable,

Senate affirms chief Ahmed Kuru for second term

Posted by - February 11, 2021

The Senate has re-appointed Mr Ahmed Kuru as Managing Director, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) for a second term in office, in line with President Muhammadu Buhari’s request. This followed the adoption of the report of Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions at plenary. Presenting the report, Sen. Uba Sani, Chairman

Okechukwu Mba appointed Managing Director of ANOH Gas Processing Company

Posted by - January 29, 2021

Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc has appointed Mr. Okechukwu Mba as the new Managing Director of ANOH Gas Processing Company (AGPC) Limited, the Incorporated Joint Venture (IJV) between Seplat and the Nigerian Gas Company (NGC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The ANOH Gas Processing Company (AGPC) Limited is a midstream gas

Airtel set to Feed 5,000 IDPs

Posted by - December 21, 2020

Airtel Nigeria has announced the commencement of the 2020 edition of its annual ‘5 Days of Love’ Yuletide initiative with a focus on providing palliative packs to 5,000 persons across five Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps in the country. Speaking during a virtual press conference to announce the initiative, the Managing Director and Chief Executive

Ghana Stock Exchange boss appointed co-chair of ICMA

Posted by - December 19, 2020

The Managing Director of the Ghana Stock Exchange, Ekow Afedzie has been appointed Co-Chair of the Africa Regional Committee of the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) with sole responsibility over the West African Sub-Committee. The appointment was formalized with the introduction of Mr. Afedzie to members of the prestigious Committee of Regional Representatives (CRR) at

Anchor Insurance pays N957m claims in 10 months

Posted by - December 16, 2020

Anchor Insurance Company Limited has said it paid out N957 million as claims to its various affected genuine policyholders at the end of October this year. The firm, which won the Daily Independent Newspaper’s “Insurance Company of the Year 2019”, noted that promptclaims payment to its customers is its tradition. The Company’s Managing Director, Ebose

FCMB Opens Cash Centre at Ipaja,Lagos

Posted by - December 11, 2020

First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has taken its banking services to the doorsteps of residents and businesses at Ipaja, a suburb in Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State. This followed the opening of an ultra-modern cash centre of the bank, strategically located at 147, New Ipaja Road, Akinogun Bus Stop, Ipaja, Lagos. According to

Absa Bank Ghana announces partnership with Mastercard Foundation to boost MSMEs capacity

Posted by - November 18, 2020

Absa Bank Ghana and the Mastercard Foundation today announced a partnership aimed at stimulating the growth of micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to create access to 50,000 dignified and fulfilling jobs for young people in Ghana. The partnership seeks to:Build the capacity of 5,000 MSMEs, especially women led firms, smallholder farmers, and players in