Soyinka, Lolu Akinwunmi, Other Global Thought Leaders Set For Inaugural Advertising Week Africa in Johannesburg/newsheadline247
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Soyinka, Lolu Akinwunmi, Other Global Thought Leaders Set For Inaugural Advertising Week Africa in Johannesburg

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, August 19, 2019/ — Advertising Week Africa – the very first African edition of the world’s premier event for advertising, creative, entertainment, marketing, media and technology professionals – will be held in Johannesburg from Monday 28 to Thursday 31 October 2019 at 1FOX Precinct. Renowned Author and Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka Read more

Afrobasket 2019: Zenith Bank hails D’Tigress on quarterfinal qualification/newsheadline247
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FIBA Afrobasket 2019: Zenith Bank hails D’Tigress on quarterfinal qualification

Zenith Bank Plc, the sole sponsor of the Nigerian Female Basketball League has hailed the Nigerian female basketball team, D’Tigress for their exploits at the ongoing FIBA Women’s Afrobasket 2019 in Dakar, Senegal. Speaking on the progress of the team to the quarterfinal stage of the competition, the Group Managing Director/ Chief Executive, Mr. Ebenezer Read more

#RevolutionNow: SERAP writes UN, raises concern over suppression of freedom of expression/newsheadline247.com
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#RevolutionNow: SERAP writes UN, raises concern over suppression of freedom of expression

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to all member and observer states of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, urging them to “urgently convene a special session on Nigeria over arbitrary arrests and repression by officers of the Nigeria Police Force and other security forces of ‘RevolutionNow’ protesters, organizers, activists, Read more

We’ve upgraded! Zenith Bank transforms its mobile banking application/newsheadline247
Brands Business Press Release

We’ve upgraded! Zenith Bank transforms its mobile banking application

Zenith Bank Plc, one of Nigeria’s leading financial institutions, has upgraded its mobile banking application to ensure its services are more aptly suited for the lifestyle needs of its customers. The upgraded mobile app has an improved user interface and more offerings such as QR payments, biometric sign-on for android users, and a help menu Read more

Zenith Bank launches “SAVE4ME” – a high interest-yielding target savings account/newsheadline247.com
Brands Business Press Release

Zenith Bank launches “SAVE4ME” – a high interest-yielding target savings account

One of Nigeria’s leading financial institutions, Zenith Bank Plc, has introduced a high interest-yielding target savings account named “SAVE4ME”, which enables customers plan and save towards their aspirations and needs conveniently. The new product is designed to support flexible savings for predetermined purposes such as asset acquisition or even marriage and offers a higher interest Read more

Police announces names of kidnapped Redeemed Church pastors/newsheadline247
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Police recruitment: 80,724 candidates scale screening exercise, aptitude test to hold August 3rd

The Police Service Commission has shortlisted eighty thousand, seven hundred and twenty-four candidates, (80,724) from its screening exercise conducted for applicants for employment into the Constable Cadre in the Nigeria Police Force, nation-wide. The shortlisted candidates have been scheduled to sit for an aptitude test on Saturday, 3rd August 2019, in the 36 States of Read more

Africa’s First IPMP for Petroleum Executives set to start in October 2019 in Cape Town/newsheadline247
Africa Business Press Release

Africa’s First IPMP for Petroleum Executives set to start in October 2019 in Cape Town

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, July 29, 2019/ — Dedicated to developing strong local skills and capacities across Africa’s energy value chain, the African Energy Chamber (EnergyChamber.org) is collaborating with the Institute for Petroleum Development at the University of Austin, Texas, to bring its comprehensive international training program to Cape Town on October 14th-25th, 2019. This International Petroleum Management Read more

Buhari establishes National Action Committee for implementation of AfCFTA/newsheadline247.com
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Buhari establishes National Action Committee for implementation of AfCFTA

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of a National Action Committee (NAC) for implementation of African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement, which he signed on behalf of Nigeria at the 12th Extraordinary Session of the African Union Heads of State on July 7, 2019, in Niamey, Republic of Niger. The National Action Committee will be Read more

JAC Motors Abeokuta 10klm Race will boost Ogun State development – Bukola Olapade/newsheadline247
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JAC Motors Abeokuta 10KLM Race will boost Ogun State development – Bukola Olapade

“The maiden edition of the JAC Motors Abeokuta 10klm Marathon will go down the books of history as one monumental event that will add to the growth and development of Abeokuta and Ogun state at large”. These are the words of the Managing Director, Nilayo Sports Management Limited, Hon. Bukola Olawale Olopade while addressing journalists Read more