Business

Stanbic IBTC Promotes Healthy Living, Wellness, Among Employees

  As part of its contribution towards promoting wellness and healthy living amongst its employees, Stanbic IBTC, a member of the Standard Bank Group, has organised the 2019 edition of the Stanbic IBTC Employee Health and Wellness week. According to Stanbic IBTC, The Health and Wellness Week marked the culmination of activities of Stanbic IBTC’s […]

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Finchglow Travels Trains Trade Partners In Abuja

    …Advises Travel Agencies To Diversify …Opens New Branch In Garki As part of efforts to upgrade  the  operations  of  travel agencies  in  the  country,  Finchglow  Travels,  Nigeria’s  leading  Travel  Management Company  (TMC),  has  trained  its  trade  partners  in  Abuja . The training with the theme, “Collaboration to Achieving Results” is coming up at […]


AfCFTA: MAN Collaborates With SON To Prevent  Illegal Trade Deals

  The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) and Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) have partnered to checkmate illegal trade deals that might exist following the signing of the  African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) by Nigeria recently. Speaking on the development, the President of MAN, Engr. Mansur Ahmed stated that the agreement would open lots […]


Ondo Oil Producing Community Demands N5B Damages From Chevron Over Pipeline Fire

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi The people of Sukuna Community, an oil producing community in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State  has sent a letter of demand to Chevron Oil Exploration Company of Nigeria, seeking for the cleanup of their community and the payment of N5,000,000,000.00 ( N 5 billion naira) damages following […]


SON Seizes N38M Worth Of Substandard Galvanised Roofing Sheets

      The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has seized substandard galvanised roofing sheets worth N35 million at a Warehouse in Ogba area of Lagos. They were seized from a dealer, who specialises in the importation and production of substandard roofing sheet into the country, when SON official stormed the Warehouse. The Director General, […]


SEC, Oando’s Dispute: Attempts By Wale Tinubu, Other To Join Suit Opposed

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi Counsel to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chief Anthony Idigbe (SAN) on Monday, opposed an application for joinder, in a suit before a Federal High Court Lagos, by two Chief Executive Officers of Oando Plc, seeking rights enforcement. The suit was filed by the Group Chief Executive Officer […]


NCAA Begins Demolition Of Globacom, UBA, Access Banks, Others Masts Nationwide

  …Action To Affect 8,805 Masts The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has stated that it would commence demolition of telecommunication masts of Globacom Nigeria Limited, UBA, Access Banks and others in different locations within Nigeria with immediate effect. This was disclosed in an online statement statement issued by the General Public Relations, Mr. Sam […]


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Atuche’ s Trial : Court Subpoena Keystone Bank

  Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi A Federal High Court Lagos, has fixed November 11 for further trial of a former Managing Director of defunct Bank PHB, Mr. Francis Atuche, standing trial over N125billion fraud. This is as keystone Bank Limited was subpoena by the court to come and provide some documents necessary for the prosecution […]


FG Orders MultiChoice To Review Tariff On Subscription

    The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) has given final order to MultiChoice Nigeria Limited, owners of DStv and Gotv to review its tariff on subscription rates to its cable television services. This is just as the Commission said that the directives in the Final Order were no longer a matter of […]


Vehicle Manufacturing Initiative: SON To Partner Nigeria Army For Viability

    The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has stated that it would collaborate with the Nigerian Army to ensure that its vehicle assembly plant known as the Nigeria Army Vehicles Manufacturing Company (NAVMA) at Rigachikun, Kaduna State become effective. The Director General, SON, Osita Aboloma said this while inspecting the Nigeria Army Vehicles Manufacturing […]