Business

Entrepreneurial governance for wealth, job creation

Jennifer Abraham According to Dictionary.com, an entrepreneur is a person who organises and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk. He is not the proverbial Philistine who drains blood but gives no benefit in return. Rather, he is a solution provider who can sniff potential and take the risk to […]

Learn from someone who has done it before –Olusayo Adenaike

Olusayo Adenaike, 30, is a senior insurance advisor at Shell Nigeria. She speaks about the intricacies of her job What schools did you attend? I attended Chrisland Nursery and Primary school, Opebi, Lagos, and Dansol High School, Agidingbi, Lagos. I also hold a Bachelor in Accounting from Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State. What stirred your […]

Investors lose N2tn as stock market wobbles

Foreign and domestic investors have taken a beating following the downturn in the nation’s stock market, ’FEMI ASU writes The total value of equities listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange has plunged by N2.053tn since it peaked at N16.154tn in January. The market capitalisation rose from N13.617tn at the start of the year to a […]

More job opportunities exist in property devt – Adekola

The Director of Homework Development and Properties Limited, Jide Adekola, speaks to OZIOMA UBABUKOH on the nexus between innovation and property development What really is innovation? The most robust definition of innovation to me comes from the business dictionary and it defines it as, “The process of translating an idea or invention into a good […]

Faulty systems: 42 people electrocuted in five months

Okechukwu Nnodim Forty-two persons lost their lives in 38 fatal accidents caused by faulty systems in the electricity distribution arm of the power sector between January and May this year. Ten of the recorded fatalities were employees of the different power firms, while the remaining 32 were individuals who did not work in the industry. […]

Nigeria records three years of zero air accident

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority says the country is in its third year of zero air accident, with 2017 recorded as the safest year so far, not just in the country but globally. “The year 2017 witnessed zero accident in all categories of flights. This is the third year of zero accident in […]