Author Archives: Seiperi Fyn-Sydney

Nigerian Olympic Medalist To Grace TAWN Fitness

To commemorate this year International Women’s Day, Nigerian foremost Athlete and first Olympic Medalist, Ms Chioma Ajunwa (MON) will honour the fitness program to be organized by The African Women Network (TAWN) as a Guest Speaker on Saturday March 17th 2018 at the National Stadium Surulere, Lagos. Ajunwa who coincidentally is a Senior Police Officer and

Longest Marathon Read Aloud: Olawunmi Sets To Break Guinness World Record

As part of her initiative to rekindle the interest in reading, You read Initiative one of CSR programmes of GTBank launched in 2017 has given her support to a 40-year old Nigerian, Olubayode Treasures Olawunmi who is attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the Longest Marathon Read Aloud from various schools in the

FirstBank CEO, Adesola named African Banker of the Year

Dr. Adesola Adeduntan, the Managing Director/CEO of First Bank of Nigeria Limited & Subsidiaries, has been named the African Banker of the Year in the African Leadership Magazine Persons of the Year Award which took place in Johannesburg, South Africa on Saturday, February 24, 2018. He was also inducted into the African Leadership CEOs Hall

Investors, stakeholders gather in Nigeria for 2018 Standard Bank Investors’ Conference

Amid huge expectations, the 9th edition of the Standard Bank West Africa Investors’ Conference is set to hold in Abuja and Lagos, bringing together foreign and local institutional investors, fund managers, regulators and policy makers, bankers, businessmen and captains of industry, among others to engage and explore growth potential and opportunities in Nigeria. The four-day event, themed “The Pathway towards inclusive economic

Nigerian Arsenal Fans To Cheer Players In New Emirates Deal

Nigerian Sports lovers, particularly the Arsenal fans can now cheers their favorite Arsenal players by putting on the new shirt signed off recently. The duo of Emirate Airline and Arsenal Football club announced a new sponsorship deal today with the shirt partnership. The sponsorship which is the largest ever signed by the club and one

Emirates Treasures Its Nigerian Employees

The World’s leading airline, Emirate Airlines, has reiterated its commitment to staff welfare pointing that it holds its Nigerian employees in high esteem. This was what urged them to retain their Abuja staff during the airlines suspension of flight operations in the year 2016. The staff had their full pay and benefits till flight operations

GTBank Sponsors 2018 Lagos International Polo Tournament

Some of the most renowned indigenous and international polo teams are set to convene in Lagos, Nigeria to compete for highly coveted trophies in the 2018 Lagos Int’l Polo Tournament. Sponsored by leading African Financial Institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, the competition will see both Nigerian and foreign teams compete in four main cups, namely:

GTBank Launches The Dusty Manuscript Contest

Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, has launched the Dusty Manuscript Contest to give budding writers the opportunity to win publishing deals for their finished, but yet-to-be published, manuscripts. Organized in partnership with publishing houses Okadabooks and Farafina, the contest is part of the Bank’s YouREAD initiative which is aimed at promoting the