Group trains journalists, inaugurates excellence awards

Nigeriansafari.com, an online website and Tan Solido Global Concepts have trained journalists and inaugurated an excellence award for media practitioners. The organisers set up a steering committee to fine-tune modalities for the maiden edition of the awards, expected to hold in the first quarter of this year. Participants had raised issues about the quality of journalism practice lately, submitting amongst others, the need for constant training and retraining as well as recognition of outstanding performance in the different realms of practice. Following their submissions and pleas, and as way of…

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MainOne takes CSR to schools

Aconnectivity and data centre solutions provider MainOne, has taken Corporate Social Responsible (CSR) to schools and has again demonstrated its unflagging commitment to supporting its host communities by uplifting them, one school at a time. Under the umbrella of its CRS program tagged CLIF (Changing Live, Impacting the Future), MainOne adopted Mayeigun Community Primary School and Gbara Junior Secondary School located in Jakande-Lekki, Lagos, elevating their environment. The company supplied educational materials and toys and beautified the environment by planting flowers around the premises and landscaping the schools. The company’s…

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BoI disburses over N30m to MSMEs in Osun State

To check rising unemployment rate in the country, the Bank of Industry (BoI) has disbursed over N30 million to youths in Osun State under its partnership with the Oduduwa Foundation to support and empower youths with viable business plans in driving economic development. The Development Finance Institution (DFI), said the 20 beneficiaries of its first phase of the N1 billion Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) development fund between BoI and the House of Oduduwa, had undergone capacity programmes on services and value addition mainly in the agro-processing sector within…

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Nestlé celebrated 150 years of good nutrition

Nestlé Nigeria, has celebrated 150 years of good nutrition, marked by the creation of Farine lactée (Cerelac) which saved the life of an infant. The Country Manager of Nestle Nigeria, Mr. Mauricio Alarcon, who spoke through of one of the company’s Senior Staff, Dr. Rizwan, to mark the celebration in Lagos expressed, the desire and readiness of Nestlé to continue to collaborate with the relevant government department and other partners in addressing some of the areas of identifying baselines as well as working on nutrition solutions to improve nutrition indicators…

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Chrismercy academy celebrates’ achievements

The management, teachers and pupils of Chrismercy Academy Lagos and their parents, have rolled out the drums to give thanks to God for His mercies over them and for the landmark achievements recorded by the school. Speaking with Marketing Digest at the graduation ceremony of the school recently, the proprietress, Mrs Christiana Ihemadu said that the school’s relentless effort in producing good graduands is attributed to adequate plans put in place by the school’s management and parents of the pupils. She said: “From inception till date, the school has attended…

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Loya Milk promotes swimming amongst Nigerian children

In a bid to encourage swimming amongst secondary school students in Nigeria, Loya Milk, a premium milk brand from the stable of Promasidor Nigeria, recently organised a swimming competition dubbed “Loya Swim Meet” for secondary schools in Lagos State where cash prizes of over N1million and other consolation prizes were given to participants. The competition, which held at the Grange School, Harold Shodipo, Ikeja, GRA, Lagos, had 10 secondary schools in attendance with five boys and five girls each participating in the three categories of 25 metres freestyle, 50 metres…

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500 consumers win N50m cash prize in indomie promo

Indomie Instant Noodles has announced that its “You Like No Other” promo which kicked-off in October has rewarded the projected 500 lucky cash prize winners with a total of N50 million. Speaking at the prize presentation ceremony, Group Public Relations and Events Manager, Dufil Prima Foods, Mr. Tope Ashiwaju said the promo, which was designed to celebrate and reward consumers for their loyalty, enjoyed unprecedented participation from consumers across the country. He said that hundreds of prize winners have emerged since the promo commenced and the target of 500 consumers…

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