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Making wishes at Sensoji, Tokyo’s centuries-old temple

Making wishes at Sensoji, Tokyo’s centuries-old temple
Every year, thousands of people from across the world visit the Sensoji Temple in Tokyo, Japan, seeking fortune, health and spiritual understanding.   The stream of visitors seemed unending along the stretch of...

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NIM advocates for strong institutions
The Nigerian economy is set for greater development with more focus on Strong institutions, as against the use of strong men. This was the submission of the Nigerian Institute of Management, NIM (Chartered) at the 2018 Distinguished Management Lecture, in Victoria Island, Lagos, on Tuesday. Prof Olukunle Iyanda, FNIM, the
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WATT Renewable: ‘Micro grid option of power generation best’
WATT Renewable Corporation Chief Operating Officer, Oluwole Eweje, has urged communities across the country to explore the option of micro grids as a way of tackling power deficit from the national grid. Eweje, who spoke in Lagos at the weekend, said the success recorded Loburo, a community in Mowe, Ogun
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Prudential Zenith launches savings plan
Prudential Zenith launches savings plan: Prudential Zenith Life Insurance has launched a savings plan that allows customers to meet their long-term needs. The company recently launched a suite of new life insurance products, including My Savings Plan and My Family Protection Plan. The new products came on the heels of
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Juventus fans rush CR7 Jersey: Juventus fans rush for CR7 Jersey ahead unveiling
“Juventus fans rush CR7 Jersey” Juventus supporters have declared operation acquire a CR7 jersey ahead of the Monday’s unveiling of former Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo. Delighted fans were seen posing outside Juventus’ official club store on Wednesday with ‘Ronaldo 7’ shirts. Ronaldo, who originally wore the No 9 shirt
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CBN Forex Market
Why lower naira notes are scarce, by CBN: The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday blamed the scarcity of lower naira denominations on hoarding and sale by unscrupulous people. It said it has mapped out strategies to address the menace. Its Acting Director, Currency Operations Department, Mrs. Precillia Eleje, who
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Why Ericsson Shares Global Reports on Mobile Data Traffic
In this interview, Chafic Traboulsi; Head, Networks; Ericsson, Middle East & Africa Gives Insight on the Importance of Regular Mobility Report on Live Networks across the Globe. Excerpts How did you arrive at the numbers released in the report? The Ericsson figures for actual and net added subscriptions are based
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Nigerian Stock Exchange
Nigeria Stock Exchange: There were more than two losing stocks for every gaining stock yesterday at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) as investors opened up their offers to lower prices to attract buyers. Benchmark indices at the Exchange indicated average decline of 0.60 per cent, equivalent to net capital depreciation
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The Rise Fund
Stakeholders in the insurance industry are working to device ways to include the poor and low income earners into the insurance market. As part of the strategy, the Insurance Industry Consultative Council (IICC) has dedicated its 2018 insurance industry national conference, with the theme ‘Insurance Industry and Financial Inclusion’ to
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Lafarge Africa rewards customers
Lafarge Africa has rewarded its customers and key distributors for excellent performance in the year so far. The customers were presented with prizes like tricycles, deep freezers, sponsored trip with spouse to Dubai, smart TVs, Laptops among others. Speaking at the event in Lagos recently, the Chief Executive Officer, Lafarge
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PayStack partners Truecaller to enable more African businesses accept online payments
Paystack has partnered with Truecaller to allow more merchants across Africa accept payments online in a frictionless and secure manner by leveraging Truecaller’s mobile identity product, the SDK. The partnership will also provide powerful tools that businesses and startups across Africa can use to verify the mobile identity of their
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Umtiti heads France into World Cup final as Belgium fall short
Umtiti heads France into World Cup final as Belgium fall short: Samuel Umtiti headed France into the World Cup final in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday with a 1-0 win, consigning Belgium’s ‘golden generation’ to another bitter disappointment. France’s own supremely talented young squad will aim to make amends for defeat
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How we reduced cost of contracts with Price Checker, others – BPP
How we reduced cost of contracts with Price Checker: The Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP) has helped government reduce cost of government through centralized and standardized pricing for budgeting across all government parastatals. A statement from the public affairs office of the agency, said using a platform tagged: Price Checker,
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Dangote Group revenue
Dangote Cement mulls London listing after 2019 elections: Dangote Cement Plc may carry out the much-awaited listing of its shares in the London Stock Exchange after next year’s general elections in Nigeria, Edwin Devakumar, Group Executive Director, Dangote Industries Ltd, has disclosed. Devakumar revealed that the company was working on
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Heritage Bank Plc
Heritage Bank Plc, has announced the takeoff of its capacity development programme for Small and Medium Enterprises with the sponsorship of the entrepreneurial reality show, the fifth season of the Next Titan. Fela Ibidapo, Divisional Head, Corporate Communications, at a media briefing said interest and sponsorship for the programme stems
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CSR: Nigeria Port Authority empower 50 young women in Kaduna
CSR: Nigeria Port Authority empower 50 young women in Kaduna: As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility, (CSR), the Nigeria Port Authority NPA has empowered 50 young women between the ages of 20 to 35 years in baking and event decoration business skills in Kaduna. Speaking at the launching of
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Afreximbank holds AGM in Abuja
Afreximbank holds AGM in Abuja: The 25th anniversary and Annual General Meetings of African Export lmport Bank (AFREXIMBANK) begin on Wednesday 11 July, 2018, at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja. The meetings are open to the banking industry professionals, trade and trade finance practitioners and other stakeholders involved in economic
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DStv, GOtv to broadcast Italian Serie A
DStv, GOtv to broadcast Italian Serie A: SuperSport has signed an agreement with Italian Serie A to broadcast live matches of the Europe’s most prestigious football league. The Italian Serie A 2018/2019 season will kick off August 19, 2018. The matches will be broadcast on both DStv and GOtv. It
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Africa oil and gas
Oil production in June drops to 1.89b/d – FG: Nigeria’s crude oil and condensate production has remained far lower than projected in the 2018 budget for the last two months, data released by the country’s petroleum ministry has shown. The ministry in its latest Periscope Newsletter distributed yesterday to newsmen
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Aliko Dangote (Dangote Flour Mills Plc of Nigeria)
Dangote Katsina sign N500m investment pacts, The Group President/CE, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has signed an agreement with Katsina State government for reviving and upgrading the moribund Songhai project in Dutsinma town, under a 10-year lease agreement. The initiative, which will see an initial investment of half a billion naira
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FG unveils national carrier name, logo next week in London
“FG unveils national carrier name, logo next week in London” The Nigerian national carrier is inching towards fruition as the Federal Government at the weekend received the Outline Business Case (OBC) of compliance certificate from the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC). The OBC was developed by a consortium of transaction
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