Emekewue, former Afreximbank communication chief, speaks at UNN Jacksonites’ PDS

Emekewue, former Afreximbank communication chief, speaks at UNN Jacksonites’ PDS

  Targets crisis management for communications, PR professionals     In an age the global space is awash with information overload, where the littlest of events captured by an amateur can quickly go viral in few seconds after it is uploaded on the social media, professional public relations (PR) experts, press secretaries, business communication specialists, […]

US-based Fortive Corp appoints Nigerian born Soroye IOS president

US-based Fortive Corp appoints Nigerian born Soroye IOS president

  Aims to accelerate strategy through both organic innovation and acquisitions   Fortive Corporation, a Washington-based essential technologies provider, has appointed Olumide Soroye, of Nigerian origin, as president and chief executive officer, Intelligent Operating Solutions (IOS) segment, to further hold the firm’s leading positions in intelligent operating solutions, precision technologies, and advanced healthcare solutions across […]

Flutterwave appoints Falade to boost government, regulatory stronghold

Flutterwave appoints Falade to boost government, regulatory stronghold

Flutterwave, Africa’s leading fintech company with an infrastructure reach in over 33 African countries, including Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya, South Africa and Ethiopia, has appointed Oluwabankole Falade as its chief regulatory and government relations officer. Falade’s appointment, according to Flutterwave, expresses the company’s enthusiasm for a more sustainable engagement with the government and is expected to […]

Rabiu, BUA chairman, becomes inaugural president, France-Nigeria Business Council

Rabiu, BUA chairman, becomes inaugural president, France-Nigeria Business Council

Emmanuel Macron, president of  France, has inaugurated the France-Nigeria Business Council, a private sector initiative aimed at bolstering business relations between the two countries with Abdul Samad Rabiu, founder and executive chairman of BUA Group, assigned the role of its inaugural president. The recently  initiated council also has high profile Nigerian business magnates, Gilbert Chagoury […]

Wigwe, Access Bank CEO, named African Banker 2021 

Wigwe, Access Bank CEO, named African Banker 2021 

  Ecobank, FBNQuest Merchant Bank winners too   Nigerian banker and group chief executive officer of Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe, has been named African Banker of the Year at the 2021 African Banker awards. It was the second consecutive year the Access Bank CEO was winning the award, having been named winner in 2020. Wigwe […]