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How IVM won a Lionheart
Global

How IVM won a Lionheart

As Nigeria’s movie industry, Nollywood, continues to evolve, several brands are already looking at how to partner with the community to creatively share their stories. Adjudged as the world’s largest second movie industry, some savvy brands are already taking advantage of its untapped potentials. A recent positive example is the […]

Lagos set to shutdown Uber operations
Tech

Lagos set to shutdown Uber operations

Lagos State Ministry of Transportation has threatened to shut down the activities of ride-hailing company Uber in the State. The Commissioner for Transportation, Mr. Ladi Lawanson noted while speaking at a Stakeholders’ Forum organized by the Ministry recently that the company risks its operations being grounded should they fail to […]

Nestle to publicly disclose suppliers
Global

Nestle to publicly disclose suppliers

Swiss foods giant, Nestle said it is looking at pushing for more transparency in its supply chain by disclosing its suppliers alongside a variety of data of its 15 priority commodities. The move by Nestle will be the first disclosure of its kind in the industry. This will accelerate the company’s […]

Shell starts production in Brazil deep water project
Energy

Shell starts production in Brazil deep water project

Royal Dutch Shell plc, through its subsidiary Shell Brasil Petróleo Ltd, today announces with consortium partners the start of production at the Lula North deep-water project in the Brazilian Santos Basin. Production at Lula North is processed by the P-67 floating production and storage offloading vessel (FPSO) and is operated […]

Vance Street Capital acquires Applied Plastics
Global

Vance Street Capital acquires Applied Plastics

Los Angeles-based private equity firm, Vance Street Capital said it has acquired Applied Plastics (Applied), an advanced coatings provider to the medical end markets. This is Vance Street’s sixth investment out of Vance Street Capital II, and its fourth investment in the medical space in the past three years. Terms […]