Central Bank Governor Sanusi Denies Plagiarizing Prof Victor’s Work

Central Bank Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has denied allegations that he copied the research work of a United States based Nigerian Professor, Victor E. Dike and presented it as his own ideas at a public lecture he delivered in Edo state on November 26, 2010. Sanusi, in a press statement denied writing the said paper.… Read More »

Great Solutions for Big Problems…IT Managed Services May Be Visible and Tangible

IT Managed Services are considered intangible and invisible; however they can be turned into a profitable tangible solution in a world where the technological infrastructure plays a key role in the business development Managed Services Providers face a variety of challenges. They struggle trying to sell an intangible and invisible service. Quoting Harry Beckwith, author… Read More »

CBN Governor Sanusi Lamido Copied my Work – Prof. Victor

Federal High Court, Abuja has summoned the Central Bank Governor, Sanusi Lamido, to appear before it on May 31, to explain why he allegedly copied the research work of a Nigerian Professor resident in the United States of America, and presented it as his own ideas at a public lecture he delivered in Edo state… Read More »

Top 10 Best Places to Work in Nigeria 2012

Great Place to Work (GPTW) Institute has ranked Diageo (Guinness Nigeria Plc) as the best place to work in Nigeria. The award ceremony, first of its kind in Africa, aims to be an annual event recognising organisations who have implemented creative and effective approaches to developing trust, pride and camaraderie within the workplace. The award… Read More »

Google+ SMS Service Launched in Nigeria and other 40 countries

Google has launched Google Plus SMS service in 41 new countries, the search giant announced in a post. The new feature, was launched by Google’s engineers in India, and initially available to users in India and the U.S. Users can use Google+ SMS to post updates to Google+. They can also receive notifications and reply… Read More »

5 Tips on How Best to Motivate Your Employees

Managing and allocating physical, non-human resources compared to human resources is a more straight forward process. Your people are a huge determinant of how far your organisation goes in reaching its potential degree of success. Employees come in different shades and so there is no one way to deal with them. Since your employees are… Read More »

Exclusive List of Top 8 Most Influential Nigerian Women in Business and Politics in 2011

Women are acknowledged for the role they play in helping stabilise the polity of any nation. In the past year several women have proved their mettle in the areas of business and governance and we bring to you the women we have found as the most influential women in Nigeria for 2011 in business and… Read More »

[STATS] Nigeria hits 69% Telephone Penetration Rate

A report from Nigerian Communication Commission reveals that Nigeria’s telephone penetration hit 69.01 per cent by the end of February 2012. According to NCC, the report is based on a population estimate of 140 million people and a total subscription of 96, 616,580 lines across the networks operating in the country. Statistics obtained from the… Read More »

Enugu Rangers to Become First Nigerian Football Club Listed on Nigerian Stock Exchange

Prominent Nigerian premier league football club Enugu Rangers FC is about being listed as the first sports or football club on the country’s stock exchange. According to Chijoke Agu, the state’s commissioner for youth and sports, the move will help the state invest in other sectors of its economy. “We are already discussing with a… Read More »

Creative Publicity: Singer Waje Promotes New Album, Offers $1000 for Designers

Setting up competitions seem to be an increasingly popular way to promote a service or product. The music industry recently have been applying the strategy of creative competitions to wipe up the interest of target audience in their musical products. We had earlier done an article on How Dbanj and the defunct Mohits made the… Read More »

[PRESS RELEASE] Air Nigeria Recovers $75,000 from Former Executive Director, Finance

On a financial saga that has involved a former executive director of Nigerian airline Air Nigeria the airline has made public an official statement. The Special Fraud Unit (SFU) of the Nigeria Police has succeeded in recovering 75,000 US Dollars of the 100,000 US Dollars illegally diverted from the company’s account by our former Executive… Read More »

Tips to Develop Leadership Qualities as a Beginner in Business

Even if leadership qualities do not come naturally to you, you can work towards honing your skills to be able to lead your team well for achieving success in the goals you set for yourself and your team. Leadership is all about being able to understand each member’s strength and having the ability to motivate… Read More »

9 Realities for Graduates Looking to Get Ahead in Career and Business

On the rules of life for graduates and young people alike. RULE 1: Life is not fair; get used to it. RULE 2: The world won’t care about your self-esteem. The world will expect you to accomplish something before you feel good about yourself. RULE 3: If you think your teacher is tough, wait until… Read More »

46 Companies Flagged “Below Listing Standard” by Nigerian Stock Exchange

The Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, has flagged about 46 listed companies for their failure to abide by its post listing requirements. The NSE, in a notice to dealing members, on the release of its ‘X-Compliance Report,’ designed to highlight the compliance status of quoted companies, said the decision to flag the companies is as a… Read More »

Air Nigeria to Commence Flights to London and Johannesburg

New domestic airline Air Nigeria has concluded plans to begin scheduled direct flights from Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos to London Gatwick with affordable fares for a return economy ticket. It will also on May 17, commence flights to O.R. Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg, South Africa, using a modern Airbus A330-200 aircraft to service both… Read More »

Shell Plan $4 Billion New Projects in Nigeria, to Reduce Gas Flaring

Shell chief executive Peter Voser has said the oil giant is looking at a potential $4.0 billion in new projects in Nigeria to boost production and reduce the amount of gas burned off into the atmosphere. In a speech he gave in London, wednesday and posted on the Shell website Voser said, “Shell is assessing… Read More »