COCA-COLA-PEPSI WAR DISRUPTS MARKET

The Sallah break was the period used by a lot of Nigerians to beat a fast retreat from the drudgery of their everyday jobs to various holiday spots preferably outside their towns and cities of residence. The Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway witnessed its own share of the commuters departing Lagos, with the hawkers capitalising on the dense flow of vehicular movement to sell off their wares. It was observed that majority of the drink-hawkers displayed PepsiCo’s products. The Cola war is real. The year started with all the cola brands increasing their…

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ZENITH BANK OVERTAKES FIRST BANK AS THE LARGEST BANK IN NIGERIA

Zenith Bank Nigeria PLC has just overtaken First Bank PLC as the largest bank in Nigeria. The data is based on both bank’s financial reports which showed that Zenith Bank’s total asset base is now NGN4.9 trillion compared to FBN Holdings’ NGN4.8 trillion total asset base. As seen on this table, Zenith Bank took over the position with a slight margin and either of FBN Holdings or Zenith might take the lead at by the time they both disclose their financials for the third quarter of the year. Looking at…

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FERRARI THREATENS TO TAKE LEGAL ACTIONS AGAINST 360 MODENA LIMO OWNER, SEE PICS

Ferrari can be pretty banal when it comes to modifying its cars or even using its badges on a vehicle other than its own. Now the Italian supercar-maker is threatening to take legal actions against the British owner of the world’s fastest limousine, a modified 360 Modena that can go up a top speed of 166mph – 267 km/h. According to reports, Dan Cawley, 36, of Cheadle, Manchester, has 14 days to remove all prancing horse badges, Ferrari names and “360 Modena” symbols from the 6m (20ft) supercar-limo. “What kind…

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AY, ANNIE IDIBIA, TBOSS, EBUKA AND OTHERS AT THE LAUNCH OF UBI FRANKLIN’S DRYCLEANING APP IN LAGOS

-Beautiful Photos Of AY, Annie Idibia, T Boss, Ebuka, Gbenga Adeyinka At Ubi Franklin’s Instant Pickup Launch! The launch was witnessed by high-profile guests, including celebrities, and socialites. MD Mr. Ubi Franklin in a statement assured Nigerians needn’t worry about having their clothes mixed up, a common reoccurrence among other laundry service companies – he remarked; “The Instant Pickup mobile app was created with a goal; which is making laundry incredibly easier for our customers. This app coupled with our outstanding prompt delivery method; gives our customers the best laundry…

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PASTOR ORITSEJAFOR SHOWS HIS FOOTBALL SKILL AT WARRI STADIUM, SEE PICS

The Football match between WLBC FC & Sunsel FC in the ongoing Nigeria National Division 2 Football League at the Warri city stadium, was graced by the presence of Papa & Mama Ayo Oritsejafor. Check out photos of Pastor Oritsejafor showing off his football skills at the event Re: Pastor Oritsejafor Shows His Football Skills At Warri City Stadium (Photos) by abokibuhari: 12:02pm Yahoo yahoo pastor (Quote) (Report) 1 Like (Like) (Share) Re: Pastor Oritsejafor Shows His Football Skills At Warri City Stadium (Photos) by Andypanky: 12:02pm Good for him (Quote) (Report) (Like) (Share) Re: Pastor Oritsejafor Shows His Football Skills…

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PROGRAMMES TO BE CONSUMED IN NIGERIA MUST BE MADE IN NIGERIA, LAI MOHAMMED INSISTS

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has reiterated the government’s decision that any programme meant for Nigerians must be produced in Nigeria, saying he was not appointed Minister to develop the economy of other countries at the expense of the Nigerian economy. He said this in a statement released today. In a statement he released today, Lai Mohammed said the Creative Industry’s potential of creating 1 million jobs in three years cannot be realized if jobs meant for Nigerians are being exported to other countries under the guise…

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MRS OIL CHAIRMAN, SAYYU DANATATA RESIGNS

By Wale Odunsi on July 18, 2017@dailypostngr Sayyu Dantata, chairman MRS Oil has tendered his resignation. This is contained in a notice sent to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). The management of MRS Oil said Dantata will be replaced by Patrice Alberti. The letter signed by O.M. Jafojo, company secretary, read: “By the resolution of the board of directors of MRS Oil Nigeria Plc, the following board changes were approved”. “The resignation of Alhaji Sayyu I. Dantata as the chairman of the board of directors of the company. “The appointment of Mr.…

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LAI MOHAMMED UNVEILS 1 MIL DOLLARS SUPPORT FUND FOR CREATIVE INDUSTRY

Akeem Lasisi and Olusola Fabiyi The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Monday announced the establishment of a $1m venture capital to boost the Nigerian creative industry. Mohammed made this known in Lagos at the opening of a two-day workshop on the creative industry financing, where the Minister of Finance, Mrs.  Kemi Adeosun, also pledged support for the sector. The Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Mrs. Aisha Abubakar; Minister of Information and Communication from the Republic of Niger, Hadjia Koubra Sani, and many creative…

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LAGOS SCHOOL EMERGE WINNERS IN 2017 WORLD ROBOT OLYMPIAD

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the 2017 edition of the competition, which took place at School Hall of British International School, Victoria Island, Lagos State Model College, Meiran and Araromi Ilogbo Junior Secondary, Oke Afo on Saturday emerged champions of the 2017 World Robot Olympiad, Nigeria. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the 2017 edition of the competition, which took place at School Hall of British International School, Victoria Island, was sponsored by Arc Light Foundation. Arc Light Foundation is the exclusive partners of LEGO in Nigeria…

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