Access Holdings announces plans to unlock new opportunities for Inter-Africa trade

MINA Blog- Access Holdings Plc, on Thursday announced the start of operations and plans to unlock new opportunities for intra- and inter-Africa trade. Herbert Wigwe, the Group Chief Executive Officer of Access Corporation in a statement in Lagos said the corporation, which builds on Access Bank’s scale and ethical standards, would have portfolio companies with READ MORE

LASG secures land for Badagry Seaport, awaits FEC approval to begin construction

MINA Blog- The Lagos State Government has said that plans have reached an advanced stage to begin the construction of Badagry Seaport in the state. Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu made the disclosure in Lagos at the All Markets Conference 2022 (AMC’22), organised by the Ndigboamaka Progressive (Markets) Association, whose theme was “Development and Sustainability of the READ MORE

Award-winning musical production ‘Reincarnation’ debuts in Lagos

The Lagos State Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture, in collaboration with QDance Company, has premiered the internationally acclaimed, award-winning musical ‘Reincarnation’ at the Glover Hall.   ‘Reincarnation’ is an interdisciplinary creation that showcases the depth of Yoruba philosophy mixed with the current Nigeria Youth Culture, featuring a variety of Nigerian dances marked by the READ MORE

CSR: TotalEnergies Nigeria, partners inaugurate four projects in South-South

MINA Blog- As part of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities, TotalEnergies Nigeria and its partners have inaugurated four projects in the southern states. TotalEnergies made the announcement in a statement said the projects included a maternal and child referral centre inside the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH, Cross River. It said the other projects READ MORE

Nigeria Police: Olumuyiwa Adejobi confirmed as PRO

MINA Blog- The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Usman Baba has confirmed the appointment of CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi as the 25th indigenous Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO). Mr Anjuguri Manzah, the Administrative Officer in the Force Public Relations Department, said this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. Adejobi was appointed in acting capacity on READ MORE

SPE, NCDMB praise Dangote Petroleum Refinery’s world-class technology application

MINA Blog- The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) have commended Dangote Petroleum Refinery for its application of world-class technology in the construction of the 650,000BPD refinery project. A statement by Mrs Roseline Okere, Internal Communications Analyst, Branding and Communications, Dangote Industries Ltd., on Monday in Lagos said READ MORE

Lagos govt reiterates commitment to reward hard work

MINA Blog- The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, has reiterated the commitment of the State Government to reward hard work.   Speaking during her impromptu visit to the ongoing induction ceremony for newly recruited teachers, the Commissioner affirmed that the State Government is taking steps to ensure that hardworking officers in the READ MORE

Lagos, World bank engage stakeholders on national social safety programme closure, 10.2 Million more households to benefit in new phase

The Lagos State Government has interacted with the beneficiaries of the Conditional Cash Transfer and other stakeholders at the State level to deliberate on the implementation of the National Social Safety Programme (NASSP), its success, achievements, lessons learnt, challenges and sustainability in the State.   The State Focal Person and Honourable Commissioner for Wealth Creation READ MORE

Nigeria: NEPZA announces plans to address emerging traffic gridlock in Lekki Free Zone

MINA Blog- The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) has concluded plan to address emerging traffic gridlock from operations of Pinnacle Oil & Gas, one of the Free Zone Enterprises (FZE) registered in Lekki free zone. The Managing Director of NEPZA, Prof. Adesoji Adesugba in a statement issued by Mr Martins Odeh, the Head, Corporate READ MORE

Commissioner says LASG has paid over N38 billion to 9,865 retirees, as LASPEC urges retirees to report PFAs making excessive demands

MINA Blog- The Commissioner for Establishments, Training and Pensions, Mrs. Ajibola Ponnle, has disclosed that since the inception of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s Administration, the Lagos State Government has paid over N38 Billion Accrued Pensions Rights to 9,865 retirees from the Lagos State Civil Service. Speaking at the 92nd Bond Presentation Ceremony recently held in Ikeja, READ MORE