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Daily Archives: November 22, 2017

Adekunle, Nigerian-British First Class Engineer Seals Deal with Apple

Apple Stores in the United States and United Kingdom have begun the sale of gaming robots, MekaMons, built by a Nigerian-British, Silas Adekunle. Adekunle’s company, Reach Robotics struck the deal with Apple recently. The product with a price tag of $299.95 went on sale from 16 November in the shops and online. The robots can  be operated with an iPhone ... Read More »

FCMB Buys Controlling Shares in Equity Pensions

FCMB has taken controlling shares in Legacy Pension Managers Limited (Legacy). The acquisition, which increases the holding company’s interest in the company from 28.2 percent to 88.2 percent, was concluded at the Completion Board Meeting of Legacy on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 in Abuja. The completion of the transaction follows the approvals of the Central Bank of Nigeria, the National Pension Commission, and the Securities and Exchange Commission. FCMB Group’s acquisition ... Read More »

Senator Adeola (Yayi) is best man as Next Ogun Governor-Group

Ogun West Consultative Forum (OGWCF) has endorsed Senator Solomon Adeola as the zone’s  governorship candidate. Adeola, who represents Lagos West in the Eighth Senate, is vying for Ogun State governorship, on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC). Last week, Ijebu-Remo Governorship Agenda Elders Forum, endorsed serving Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Bimbo Ashiru as Ogun East APC consensus candidate. ... Read More »

Read Mugabe’s Resignation Letter

President Robert Mugabe’s resignation letter was read out by Zimbabwe parliamentary Speaker Jacob Mudenda to lawmakers gathered at a conference centre in Harare to discuss an impeachment motion on Tuesday. It read: State House Harare Zimbabwe 21 November 2017 The Honourable Jacob Mudenda Notice of resignation as President of the Republic of Zimbabwe In terms of the provisions of section ... Read More »