Guinness Nigeria PLC reports 58% revenue increase for September

October 31, 2021 Blueprint 0

Guinness Nigeria, a subsidiary of Diageo Plc, and a leading total beverage alcohol company in Nigeria has posted N47.46 billion revenue for its first quarter period ended 30 September 2021. The unaudited results which were released to the Nigerian Exchange Group (NGX) revealed a 117% increase in gross profit in the period, with double digit revenue growth across all key Read More

FG to collaborate with professionals on capacity development – Presidency

October 15, 2021 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

The federal government is ready to collaborate with well-established bodies and professionals to enhance capacity building in the area of service delivery. Speaking when he received members of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (CIPM) led by its president, Mr. Olusegun Mojeed in State House Abuja, the special adviser to the president on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina Read More

Agenda for NNPC Limited

September 27, 2021 Blueprint 0

The directive last week by President Muhammadu Buhari for the incorporation of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited is not only timely but also a commendable move to give effect for the immediate operation of the Petroleum Industry Act, PIA, which was passed in July this year by the National Assembly and signed shortly after by Mr President after some Read More

Mele Kyari: Turning around the fortunes of NNPC

September 19, 2021 Nasir A. Dambatta 0

 His friends and associates call him ‘Elkanemi Warrior’ and he is indeed a warrior for good, introducing radical changes never witnessed in the history of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, in decades. Turning around the fortunes of the largest oil and gas company in Africa, with a history of being one of the most difficult institutions of public service Read More

Let’s reposition libraries, CJN tasks librarians, stakeholders

September 15, 2021 Kehinde Osasona 0

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, Tuesday tasked judiciary stakeholders on the need to reposition judicial libraries to enhance information gathering and dissemination. The CJN made the plea in a keynote address delivered at the opening ceremony of the biennial national workshop for Judiciary librarians held at the National Judicial Institute, Abuja. The workshop was themed; Read More

NGX shareholders approve plan to introduce equity-based incentives to employees’ remuneration

September 9, 2021 Amaka Ifeakandu 0

Shareholders of the Nigerian Exchange Group have approved the group’s proposals to introduce equity-based incentives to employees’ remuneration, including an Employee Share Ownership Plan and a Long-Term Incentive Plan, aligning the interests of internal stakeholders with those of shareholders in long term value creation. The NGX Shareholders at the 60th annual general meeting voted in support of all the resolutions Read More

Minister calls for cooperation among ARLAC members

September 1, 2021 Blueprint 0

The federal government has said only improved labour administration through closer cooperation among member countries of the African Regional Labour Centre (ARLAC) will equip them for increasing challenges in the world of work. Minister of Labour and Employment Chris Ngige made this known in his key note address to the 47th Governing Council meeting of the organiation which held virtually Read More

Candidates taking NECO exams in 18,000 centres – Registrar

August 12, 2021 Uji Abdullahi Iliyasu 0

The Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of National Examinations Council (NECO), Professor Ibrahim Wushishi, said about one million, three hundred thousand candidates are currently sitting  for Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination conducted by NECO, and tha e the examination is taking place in about 18,000 centers across Nigeria. The NECO Registrar said this when he visited some schools to monitor Read More