Guinness Nigeria signs waste management deal with Wecyclers

Guinness Nigeria signs waste management deal with Wecyclers

By Tunde Osho Guinness Nigeria Plc has partnered Wecyclers, a for-profit social enterprise that promote environmental sustainability, socioeconomic development, and community health to support Guinness’ waste management agenda.   The partnership is expected to, among other things, help support the implementation of Guinness Nigeria’s 4R waste management strategy, covering REDUCTION, REUSE, RECOVERY and RECYCLING, while addressing increasing […]

Lufthansa cancels 800 flights amid strike

Lufthansa cancels 800 flights amid strike

By Tunde Osho (with agency reports) Lufthansa has been forced to cancel 800 flights on Tuesday as the spring of discontent among Europe’s workers spreads to Germany. According to BBC, the airline has axed half of its 1,600 scheduled flights, affecting 90,000 passengers. Workers are staging the walkout ahead of pay talks, following similar action in France. Air […]

Ecobank Group partners MTN to deepen financial inclusion in Africa

Ecobank Group partners MTN to deepen financial inclusion in Africa

By Tunde Osho MTN has announced collaboration with Africa’s leading independent banking group, Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), enabling both companies to leverage each other’s assets that will ultimately offer more value to their respective customers across the continent. MTN’s large subscriber base, comprehensive distribution, innovative digital products and drive for mobile financial services are being linked […]

Interswitch names Cherry Eromosele Group Chief Product & Marketing Officer

By Tunde Osho Interswitch, Africa’s leading financial technology and electronic payments company has announced the appointment of Cherry Eromosele to the role of Group Chief Product & Marketing Officer. Prior to this appointment, Cherry had led Interswitch’s Marketing function as Chief Marketing Officer, responsible for creating and implementing innovative marketing strategies towards building the entire Interswitch […]

P&G seeks to reinvent agency relationships, creates three new models

P&G seeks to reinvent agency relationships, creates three new models

By Tunde Osho Procter & Gamble (P&G) is shaking up its advertising by creating three new agency models that seek to reinvent agency relationships and maximise efficiency. One of the most significant changes is the creation of a multi-agency group that combines talent from rival agencies and is dubbed the ‘People First’ model. The currently unnamed […]

GBfoods, Helios acquire production plants in Nigeria, Ghana

By Tunde Osho GBfoods, a leading multinational food company, and Helios Investment Partners, an Africa-focused private investment firm, have formed a joint venture (JV) to create one of the largest Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) businesses in Africa. According to a statement released on Tuesday, the JV, called GBfoods Africa Holdco B.V., has acquired some leading […]

Vodacom Nigeria, Intelsat partner on broadband connectivity

By Tunde Osho Vodacom Business Nigeria has signed an agreement with Intelsat for satellite services to expand its enterprise broadband network in West Africa. Under the new multi-year agreement Vodacom will be able to offer new and enhanced services to its customers. Using the satellite services on Intelsat 35e Vodacom will be able to deliver fast, […]

Zenith Bank M.D Amangbo, DMD Umeoji Not At War

Zenith Bank M.D Amangbo, DMD Umeoji Not At War

Checks revealed the story of a war between Zenith Bank Managing Director Peter Amangbo and Deputy Managing Director Adaora Umeoji is an outright falsehood. ‘’there is nothing like that’’ an insider stated. Informants disclosed rather the duo showcase a professional depth and synergy that has further cemented the team spirit embedded in the work found […]

Campari Nigeria holds annual distributors award

By Tunde Osho Campari Nigeria has held its Annual distributors Award for the 2017 financial year at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos. The glamorous event, which was hosted by Brian Munro Limited, the sole distributor of Campari in Nigeria lived up to its billing as everyone in attendance was giving a first class treat. The […]

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