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UBA Holds Corporate Governance Training for Board Members with Euromoney

Members of the Board of UBA, Africa’s global bank were recently taken through a comprehensive training in corporate governance in line with the bank’s desire to build the capacity of the board to adequately discharge its governance duties. Corporate Governance Training: Facilitator and CEO Global Governance Limited, Mr. Chris Pierce, flanked by members of the…

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Reality TV Series-Africa’s Next Top Model By Oluchi, Goes Live November 10, $50,000 For Grabs

Nigerian supermodel, Oluchi Orlandi would be the host, as Africa’s Next Top Model brings the prestigious modeling competition, TV show and Tyra Banks Franchise to Africa. Roxanne Pompa, vice president of international formats sales and production, CBS Studios International, says the Africa’s Next Top Model is sure to be an entertaining celebration of the great…

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Aliko Dangote Makes FORBES Most Powerful People List, Vladimir Putin Leads Ahead Of Barack Obama

Forbes has released its Most Powerful People in the World. The list is an annual snapshot of the heads of state, financiers, philanthropists and entrepreneurs who truly rule the world. It represents the collective wisdom of top FORBES editors, who consider hundreds of nominees before ranking the planet’s top 72 power-brokers – one for every…

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Committed To Employees! UBA Celebrates 2013 Most Valuable Performers (MVPs)

As an institution committed to creating best-in-class work environment for employees, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc at the weekend held the third edition of the Most Valuable Performer (MVP) recognition award ceremony designed to motivate and encourage individual staff performances toward the attainment of the bank’s corporate goals and business targets. Mr. Phillips Oduoza;…

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President Jonathan, Oritsejafor Lead Governors, Others To Israel For Revival

President Goodluck Jonathan last week left Nigeria for a visit to Israel to tour historic spiritual sites in the Holy Land in company of Christian Association of Nigeria President, Ayo Oritsejafor along with a host of other Nigerian leaders, including State Governors, Ministers and not a few other top Government officials. At The Side Of…

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Funke Akindele, Sasha, Walk Against Cancer

Multi-talented actress, movie producer and script writer, Funke Akindele was joined by veteran rapper Sasha this morning as she joined the Fashion Designer Association of Nigeria (FADAN) ‘walk for cancer prevention’ campaign. She shared the following pictures of the walk on her Instagram page.   Funke Akindele, popularly called ‘Jenifa’, after the character she played…

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“Omoyemi Akerele Puts Nigerian Fashion In The Spotlight “, – Style.com

As renowned and established Nigerian and international designers converge in Lagos this week for the prestigious Lagos Fashion and Design Week, attention would be focused on how the platform would present the best, build and uplift the profile of the Nigerian fashion industry within the Nigerian economy and to the international fashion world and quite…

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