NIGERIA-BRITISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE INDUCTS JULIUS BERGER NIGERIA PLC AS PREMIUM MEMBER

The Executive Council of the Nigeria-British Chamber of Commerce, NBCC, last Thursday in Lagos vested its premium membership status on the country’s leading engineering construction company, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc. The well-attended induction ceremony held at the headquarters of the NBCC, Lekki Lagos. The induction ceremony kicked off promptly when the Deputy President of the NBCC and Chairman of the Chamber’s Membership Committee, Prince Bimbo Olashore who is also the Vice President of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, LCCI, introduced members of the NBCC’s Executive Council. Thereafter, the…

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Sola Onayiga, Star Actress in Popular Drama, Fuji House of Commotion is Dead

The Secretary General of the National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (NANTAP), Mr. Makinde Adeniran disclosed this in a statement on Monday. The quintessential thespian, popularly known as “Ireti, Kitchen Practical” for her role in the television drama series, ‘Fuji House of Commotion’, had been bedridden but died early Monday morning. She was the Social Democratic Party (SDP) candidate in 2015 for the Lagos State House of Assembly Ikorodu Constituency 1. Confirming her death, Husseini Shaibu, Ph.D, a movie critic, Broadcast/Film and PRAD specialist via his Twitter handle wrote,…

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UN Celebrates Late Nelson Mandela, Calls Him a Healer, Mentor to Generations

The United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has hailed the late Nelson Mandela, the first black President of Post-Apartheid South Africa and racial justice icon for the outstanding legacy he left after his demise. Mr Guterres described Mandela as a healer and mentor to generations, in a video message to mark the Mandela International Day, commemorated on July 18 annually. “Nelson Mandela – or Madiba, the clan name he’s affectionately known by at home – was a healer of communities and a mentor to generations. “He walked the path to freedom…

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