L-R: John Gbassa, CEO/MD of WAO Global Trading Ltd; Koji Shirotani, Divisional Manager, Sub-Sahara Africa Business Development Division; Afolasade Alonge, Divisional Head, Corporate and Specialized Banking, Heritage Bank Plc; Masafumi Tanimoto, General Manager, Accra Liason Office; Tsuyoshi Ueda, Assistant Managing Director; Jude Monye, Executive Director of Heritage Bank; Olugbenga Awe, Divisional Head, Agric Finance & Export and Takuya Yamamoto, General Manager, Middle East & Africa, Sumitomo Corporation, during discussion between the Heritage Bank and Sumitomo Corporation on mechanisation & Agric Business, held at bank’s head office, weekend.
Backlays Africa, the financial adviser to the consortium of banks owed $1.2 billion dollars by 9mobile (formerly Etisalat), has formally communicated Teleology Holdings Limited, informing the company that it is the preferred bidder for the 9mobile sale. Barclays Africa in the letter sent to Teleology Holdings on February 21, directed Teleology Holdings to make a […]
The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) today pledged N500 million to create an entrepreneurship programme for indigenes of Delta State. The founder and Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony O. Elumelu, made the commitment after presenting 50 beneficiaries of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme to the state Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, in Asaba. He said: “Your Excellency, […]
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) reported on Friday that Internet users in the country increased marginally to over 113.8 million in January 2018, from the 111.63 million subscribers in the preceding month. The commission, in its ‘Monthly Internet Subscribers Data for January 2019’ hoisted on its website, reported that overall internet users increased to 113,875,204 […]