Elumelu seeks more support for entrepreneurship in Africa

Tony Elumelu The Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, and Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Tony Elumelu, has stressed the need for global organisations and multinational institutions to support the much-needed growth in the African continent; adding that ultimately, such growth will affect the world positively. Elumelu, who pointed this out on the sidelines […]

Administrators confirm 1,800 Monarch redundancies

The administrators for Monarch have confirmed that 1,858 employees have been made redundant. Of these, 1,760 were employees of Monarch Airlines, while 98 were employed by Monarch Travel Group. Between them the companies employed approximately 2,100 people. The rest have been retained to assist the administrators. Partner at KPMG and joint administrator, Blair Nimmo, said: […]

StarTimes set to train 1,300 employees in 34 states

In a bid to foster professionalism and position its people to better compete with their counterparts globally, pay TV company, StarTimes Nigeria have introduced a new policy that covers 75% of the cost, to encourage all staff seeking professional development locally or internationally. This is contained in a statement signed by the Chief Operating Officer […]