African Union,Google celebrate Africa Day with #DiscoverMyAfrica

Business a.m. The Office of the African Union Chairperson’s Youth Envoy and Google have announced the launch of the #DiscoverMyAfrica Shorts Challenge, a month-long initiative to celebrate the rich diversity, heritage, and vibrant spirit of the African continent.  Throughout May, YouTube creators across Africa are invited to share short videos capturing their unique perspectives, using […]

Providus Bank launches hive fest to promote nurture local talent,creativity

Onome Amuge Providus Bank, a leading Nigerian financial institution, has announced that it will be hosting the Providus Hive Fest, a three-day celebration of creativity, culture, and community, to take place from March 30 to April 1, 2024 at the Balmoral Centre in Lagos.  The event promises to be a dynamic showcase of some of […]

20 Nigerian change-makers mark a new era for the continent at ALC graduation

Business a.m. Twenty Nigerian graduates of the African Leadership College (ALC) were recently honoured at the institution’s Asante Sana Day, a memorable ceremony that took place in Pamplemousses, Mauritius. The event was graced by dignitaries from across the African continent, including Prithvirajsing Roopun, the President of Mauritius, who was present to congratulate the graduates acknowledge […]

Sub-Saharan Africa leads the way as global music industry revenue hits $28.6bn

Onome Amuge The recorded music market in sub-Saharan Africa experienced unprecedented growth in 2023,as the region saw the highest growth rate of any region, with paid streaming revenues growing by 24.5 per cent. as reported by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI), the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide.  According to […]

Nigerian Women in Public Relations advocates PR for conflict resolution

Onome Amuge The Nigerian Women in Public Relations (NWiPR), an  impact organisation that advocates for and provides growth resources to Nigerian Women working in public relations  and communications, recently concluded its 2024 Experiencing PR conference with a call for stronger relationships, greater ethical standards, and a more positive image of the public relations industry.   […]

Nigeria women clinch cricket bronze with a historical win over Uganda

Sam Emelu In a historic feat, the Nigerian Women’s Cricket team beat the Ugandan Women’s team by 3 wickets to pick the bronze medal at the ongoing All Africa Games in Accra. Zimbabwe won gold at the event after they beat South Africa to Silver Medal in a Super Over. The two teams tied with […]

BUA emerges main sponsor of 2023 Lagos international polo tournament

BUA emerges main sponsor of 2023 Lagos international polo tournament

By Business AM set to host historic Independence “Kaiser Willhelm” Cup Africa’s leading foods, mining, and infrastructure conglomerate, BUA Group has been announced as a main sponsor of the 2023 Lagos International Polo Tournament scheduled to hold from January 28 to February 19, 2023, in Lagos State. In addition, BUA will be sponsoring the most […]