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Jay Jay Okocha, Bundesliga Partner Lagos SWAN
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Jay Jay Okocha, Bundesliga Partner Lagos SWAN

German Football League, Bundesliga has partnered the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (Lagos State Chapter) in a bid to promote and increase the followership of the country’s league in Nigeria. The delegation was accompanied by ex-international, Austin Okocha, popularly known as Jay Jay Okocha. Manager international Marketing, Bundesliga International Daniel […]

Snap Inc has a new chief marketing officer
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Snap Inc has a new chief marketing officer

Snap Inc., has announced that Kenny Mitchell will join the company as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) beginning in June 2019. In this newly created role, Mr. Mitchell will join the senior leadership team of the company and report to CEO Evan Spiegel. Mr. Mitchell will lead all consumer and product […]

MTN Nigeria becomes a public company
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MTN Nigeria becomes a public company

Nigeria’s largest mobile carrier, MTN Nigeria said it has converted itself into a public company. The company conversion was done to make way before its planned listing by introduction on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE. The introductory listing which is not an initial public offering, IPO, will see MTN becoming […]

UK to use Huawei’s tech for 5G
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UK to use Huawei’s tech for 5G

The world’s largest telecom company, Huawei said it welcomed reports that Britain would allow limited use of its equipment in new 5G networks. The company’s comment is a follow up to a security source that said Britain will allow Huawei restricted access to non-core parts of the 5G network, but […]

Deutsche Bahn to sell British subsidiary
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Deutsche Bahn to sell British subsidiary

Germany’s railway operator, Deutsche Bahn has asked potential suitors of its British unit Arriva to express their interest in the asset by May 3, according to an advertisement published in the Financial Times newspaper on Wednesday. Financial Times was quoted in a report by Reuters News Agency that Deutsche Bahn […]

Olam to acquire Dangote Flour
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Olam to acquire Dangote Flour

Dangote Flour Mill’s Plc said it has received a binding offer from Olam International Limited to acquire the company. The company said in a statement that Olam is offering to acquire all the outstanding and issued shares of DFM that are not currently owned by Olam through its subsidiary, Crown […]

Lagos state inaugurates Stockman Cooperatives
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Lagos state inaugurates Stockman Cooperatives

The Lagos State Ministry of Commerce has inaugurated Stockman Ikeja Multipurpose Cooperatives Society,  (“Stockman Cooperatives”). Stockman Cooperatives is an investment, savings and property focused co-operative society that is aimed at creating a ‘fairer and better world’ for its members. At the inauguration chaired by Mr. Olukayode Fatana, Registrar of Cooperatives […]

Trafigura joins liquid chemicals joint venture
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Trafigura joins liquid chemicals joint venture

Global commodities trader, Trafigura Group Pte Ltd., has entered into a joint venture agreement to create a commodity petrochemical trading business, with a focus on bulk liquid chemicals. The joint venture has been created between Trafigura and senior executives from the petrochemical trading industry, including the current management team of […]