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Nestle’s Marie Chantal Messier goes to Switzerland; Patricia Ekaba picks up the baton

Marie Chantal Messier, Head of Corporate Communication & Public Affairs/ Nutrition, Health & Wellness / Consumer Engagement, Nestlé Central and West Africa Ltd, has been elevated. From March 1, 2021, she will be taking up a new role as Global Head of Food and Industry Affairs at Nestlé’s Headquarters in …

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Zamfara: Police confirm 317 female students missing; UNICEF condemns abduction 

By Abubakar Ahmed (Jangebe)/Zubairu Idris (Katsina), Feb. 26, 2021 The Commissioner of Police in Zamfara, Abutu Yaro, has confirmed the abduction of 317 female students of the Government Girls Science Secondary School, Jangebe on Friday. Yaro made this known on Friday while speaking with journalists on Friday in Jangebe, Talata-Mafara …

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Environmentalists, residents lament indiscriminate gas burning, leaks from Agip’s facility in Bayelsa

Environmentalists and residents on Wednesday raised concerns over the dangers faced by residents near the Ogboinbiri Oilfield operated by Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC) in Southern Ijaw Local government Area in Bayelsa. Residents from the area fled their homes on Monday following a pungent odour from gas leaks which polluted …

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Buhari congratulates Prof. Ibeh on appointment as Commissioner of Commonwealth Scholarship Commission  

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates Professor Kevin Ibeh, Professor of Marketing and International Business and Pro Vice-Chancellor (International) at Birkbeck, University of London, on his appointment as Commissioner of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission. President Buhari, according to a statement by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), believes …

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Conference on patriotism, security, governance, national development holds

By Harrison Arubu New York, Feb. 20, 2021 A U.S.-based media organisation, Global Patriot Newspapers (GPNews), is set to host an international conference aimed at reviving the spirit of patriotism among Nigerians. GPNews is organising the virtual conference in collaboration with the Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation (NIDO), New Jersey Chapter, with support …

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Dangote boss hinges business success on effective stakeholders’ management

The Group Managing Director of Dangote Industries Limited, Olakunle Alake has hinged success of business organisations on the adoption and implementation of effective stakeholders’ management strategies. Speaking on ‘Stakeholder Management: The CEO’s Role’, at the Global CEO-Africa Programme, a collaboration by the Lagos Business School, IESE Business School, Barcelona and …

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Shell shortchanged us of 1.02 million barrels of crude says Aiteo

Aiteo Exploration and Production Company, has claimed that Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) shortchanged it of 1,022,029 barrels of crude while using the Bonny Crude Export Terminal operated by SPDC. According to court records sighted on Thursday, Aiteo, an indigenous oil firm which acquired OML 29 following SPDC’s divestment from …

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US-based Multiple Chief Kelechi Onyegbule adds another feather to his cap

New Jersey, United States of America-based real estate businessman and celebrated impresario, Multiple Chief Kelechi Onyegbule, was recently conferred with another Chieftaincy title by his community as WORTHY SON OF UMUIHI AND OGBUHORO UZO 1 OF OGBE NNEISII, MBAISE AUTONOMOUS COMMUNITY. The ceremony, held on January 3, 2021, was performed …

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