Cedar Hive takes over MEST Africa Lagos Location, appoints Barbara Onyejose as Community Manager

Cedar Hive Incubator & Co-working Space acquired MEST Africa Coworking Space located at 19b Adeyemi Lawson Ikoyi, Lagos on the 1st of August 2019. Cedar Hive Incubator & Co-working Space is a project of Cedar Operating Partners Limited- a member of the Cedar Financial Services Group with interests in Investment…

HCI Healthcare rebrands, assures customers of better deal

Healthcare International Nigeria Limited, a health maintenance organisation (HMO) in Nigeria, is pleased to inform its customers and members of the public of its change of name to HCI Healthcare Limited. The name and logo change comes as part of the company’s strategic initiatives to further consolidate its market leadership…

Agri-vie sells stake in SA abalone farming company

Agri-vie Fund I, the Africa food and agribusiness investment fund managed by pan-African private equity investment firm EXEO Capital, has announced its exit from abalone farming company HIK Abalone Farm The Agri-vie interest was sold to African Pioneer Group, a black-owned investment company, with other interests in the fishing sector.…

NYSC, Bakery Initiatives Group partner to train corps members

As part of efforts to equip corps members with skills that can enable them become entrepreneurs and employers of labour rather than jobseekers, the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Lagos State has partnered with Bakery Initiatives Group to train interested corps members in baking and bakery entrepreneurial skills. At…

FG flags off national Taxpayer Identification Number registration system in S/East

The Federal Government on Thursday held the South East regional flag-off for the new national Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) registration system in Awka, Anambra State capital. Tunde Fowler, chairman of Joint Tax Board (JTB), at the event said the new TIN system which took effect on July 1, 2019 is…

Programming, cloud computing, AI are top lT skills for today’s business – Google

It is not news that technology has revolutionised the way companies conduct business, but for organisations to tap from the benefits they have to acquire and apply programming, cloud computing, and Artificial Intelligence, a Google representative said. Commenting on the top IT skills needed to excel in today’s business environment,…

FoodBay TV launches first of its kind street food competition

FoodbayTV, a platform of Maxima Media Group, has announced a new platform to be sponsored by Devon Kings called “Street Foodz Naija”, a televised and digitally transmitted docu-reality series that will showcase the best of Nigeria’s street food delicacies and award the finalist with a one million naira cash prize,…

Senators observe minute silence for Victims of petrol tanker, Anambra market fire

Senators on Thursday observed a minute silence in memory of all the persons that died in the fuel tanker fire incident that destroyed a major market in Onitsha, Anambra State last month. The minute silence observed by the Senate was to mourn the victims of the fire incident and sympathise…

Ibadan Disco sets up team to curb aggregate, technical and commercial losses

Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company has commenced a major revenue protection campaign with a crack team of over 60 executives and officers to curb aggregate, technical and commercial losses. Inaugurating the team in Ibadan, the chief operating officer, John Ayodele said revenue protection is needed to block leakages that could make…