Wednesday, 22 October 2014

News Release: Tanzania To Host The Economist Events’ Health Care In Africa 2014



 The Economist Events (http://www.economistevents.com) will be hosting their Health Care in Africa Summit (http://www.africahealth.economist.com) in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania at the Hyatt Regency, The Kilimanjaro on November 18th and 19th 2014.

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

News Release: Supporting The Vectors For Innovation



For more than a year, experts and members of Senegalese civil society have been rallying together to plan the topics for the 15th Francophonie Summit programme (http://www.francophoniedakar2014.sn), which will focus on the themes from the previous Summit in Kinshasa – "Francophonie's women and young people: vectors for peace and actors for development".

News Release: General Electric Bags Two Prestigious African Awards



General Electric Company (GE: NYSE) (http://www.ge.com) picked up two awards at this year’s Africa Investor (Ai) Investment and Business Leader Awards. GE Africa was awarded Green Investment Initiative of the Year for the Power Africa initiative. In addition, GE’s global Chairman and CEO, Jeff Immelt was awarded Global Investment Personality of the Year. These awards are evidence of GE’s belief in the vast investment opportunities on the continent and the company’s commitment to the sustainable development of Africa.

Monday, 20 October 2014

Special Report: Text Of The Court Judgment Delivered In Favour Of The Founders Of Nigeria’s Newswatch Magazine



IN THE FEDERAL HIGH COURT
IN THE LAGOS JUDICIAL DIVISION
HOLDEN AT IKOYI

SUIT NO. FHC/L/CP/1367/2012
IN THE MATTER OF THE COMPANIES AND ALLIED MATTERS ACT
IN THE MATTER OF NEWSWATCH COMMUNICATION LIMITED
(RC 163545)
BETWEEN:

1.  MR. NUHU WADA ARUWA
2.  PROFESSOR JIBRIL AMINU                PETITIONERS

AND
1. NEWSWATCH COMMUNICATIONS LIMIITED
2. GLOBAL MEDIA MIRROR LIMITED
3. MR. JIMOH IBRAHIM    RESPONDENTS
4. NEWSWATCH NEWSPAPERS LIMITED
5. CORPORATE AFFAIRS COMMISSION


Article: Just Before Affliction Arises The Second Time

Adebayo Alao Akala


By Kola Salau

When the Indian sage, Mahatman Ghandi said that “Politics without principle is one of the seven social sins”, he philosophically perhaps have Adebayo Alao Akala and his likes in mind as grave sinners.

Sunday, 19 October 2014

Article: Weapons Of Mass Deception In The Church (Part 2)



Rufus Kayode Oteniya

In the first part (http://bit.ly/1wIQaky), I started with introduction of the topic by examining how the Church has derailed and slipped from the glorious past to an unenviable position that it is today and I promised to start looking at the different weapons deployed in the mass deception and destruction of the Church by the leaders and the congregants alike.

Article: Weapons Of Mass Destruction/Deception In The Church (Part 1)



Rufus Kayode Oteniya                          

This piece particularly has nothing to do with the present $9.3m money laundering scandal involving the president of The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and his private jet but a well-thought-out topic that is part of a project that I’m currently working on.

Saturday, 18 October 2014

Article: On Presidential Debates



By Jaye Gaskia

There are some who will say I am in a cranky or cheeky mood these days depending on how generous or harsh they chose to be with their criticism. But truth is I am loving this period, this electioneering and campaigning period, and I am determined to do my utmost best to enable ordinary Nigerians make the most of the opportunity, as well as determined to contributing to shifting the discourse from personalities to programs, and from declarations and agendas to strategic plans.

Article: Before I Am Blindly Attacked

Jaiye Gaskia


By Jaye Gaskia

Before I am blindly attacked as an 'Atikuist', a 'Buhariist', or a Jonathanian; let me pose some questions. Even at this early stage of campaigns, are we asking the right questions? Are we being vigilant and holding all actors to account?

News Release: Skyvision Shortlisted For Three Prestigious Africacom 2014 Awards



SkyVision Global Networks Ltd. (http://www.skyvision.net), a leading global communication provider, today proudly announced that the company has been nominated for three prestigious AfricaCom 2014 Awards. SkyVision’s nominations are in the following categories: Best Connectivity Solutions for Africa, for SkyVision’s Hybrid Satellite and Terrestrial Network Solutions; Changing Lives Award, for their support of Ghana’s Crossover Academy and VSAT Innovation for Africa, for the SkyVision Active Series.