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Ola Belgore, AFRInvest

Ola Belgore has spent over a decade in the Financial Industry. He has accumulated several years of diverse experience in Stockbroking, Asset Management, Portfolio Advisory & Business Development. Ola’s career started in TRW Stockbrokers Limited in 2003 and thereafter moved to Meristem Securities Limited in December, 2006. Ola co-pioneered the […]

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Elkin Pianim, Non-Executive Director, AFRInvest

Elkin Pianim has over 25 years experience in the financial services sector, and has worked on several landmark projects across the United States, United Kingdom, Zimbabwe and Ghana. He is currently Founder and Partner at Serengeti Capital Partners Limited – an Accra-Headquartered financial services group engaged in consultancy and asset […]

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Abdulrahman Sambo, Non-Executive Director, AFRInvest

Dr. Abdulrahman Sambo is a medical doctor with proven expertise in the field of medicine. He is highly innovative and proactive and possesses an undisputed experience in the public sector (state and federal). He was a former Commissioner for Health, Kaduna State (1997-May 1999), worked at the National Universities Commission […]

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Donald Lawson, Non-Executive Director, AFRInvest

Mr. Donald Lawson graduated with a BSc. Economics and an MBA from the University of Ibadan in 1982 and 1991 respectively. He gained his middle management skills from Lagos Sheraton Hotel (1985) and United bank of Africa from 1986 – 1990, proceeding subsequently to acquire his MBA. He then had […]

Ashaka Cement Exits NSE, Delisted After Lafarge Acquisition
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Ashaka Cement Exits NSE, Delisted After Lafarge Acquisition

Ashaka Cement PLC has finally been delisted from the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE. In an explanatory statement released by the company, the company disclosed that Lafarge Africa acquired 1,312,444,260 shares being 58.61% of Ashaka Cement Plc (”AshakaCem”) from Lafarge SA. The acquisition triggered a Mandatory Tender Offer (“MTO”) under the provisions […]

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Victor Ndukauba, Deputy Managing Director, AFRInvest

Victor Ndukauba supports the Group’s strategy and business development in his current capacity as the deputy managing director of Afrinvest West Africa, and provides senior oversight on the Group’s Information Technology (IT), as well as the Finance, Risk and Control functions. In addition, he continues to play a leading role […]

Nigeria’s Forex Trading Company Launches FMDQ Academy
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Nigeria’s Forex Trading Company Launches FMDQ Academy

FMDQ OTC Exchange, Nigeria’s Forex trading platform has launched FMDQ Academy. According to the organisation, the FMDQ Academy is aimed at delivering financial markets education to FMDQ stakeholders in line with FMDQ’s market and product development agenda in the fixed income, currencies and derivatives markets, with the aim of deepening and […]

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Onoise Onaghinon, Executive Director, AFRInvest

Onoise Onaghinon has over ten years of work experience in the Commercial and Investment Banking sectors. She joined the Corporate Finance Unit at SecTrust in 2003 and worked on several capital raising deals across various sectors including Telecommunications, Oil & Gas, Banking and Fast Moving Consumer Goods. She worked in […]

EFCC begins Investigation into MMM Nigeria Activities
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EFCC begins Investigation into MMM Nigeria Activities

Barely two weeks after getting a ‘marching order’ from the Federal House of Representatives, The EFCC said it has started investigating the activities of MMM Nigeria. MMM Nigeria with the domain name www.mmm-nigeria.net, is a digital Ponzi Scheme that has become popular with over 1.6 million people. In a statement […]