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How GCX Helps Large Organisations Drive Zero Waste To Landfill Agenda

Striving for Zero Waste to Landfill Agenda (ZWTL) has risen to the top of the agenda for a growing number of companies across all industry sectors. As sustainable solutions experts, GCX is helping organisations map their ZWTL strategy, gain data insights and obtain independent certification. Recognition of the reputational and economic benefits that can be gained by minimising waste means ...

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Fuel Subsidy Hits N1.593tn As Refinery Rehabilitation Gulps N54.66bn

Latest data on the amount spent in subsidising Premium Motor Spirit, popularly called petrol, seen in Abuja on Monday showed that the government subsidised the commodity with N1.593tn between January and June 2022. It was also gathered that the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited pumped N54.66bn into refinery rehabilitation during the six months period. Figures obtained from the NNPCL’s presentation ...

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MoData Partners With Sygno To Offer Smarter Financial Crime Risk Management Solutions

The digital and financial solutions specialists, MoData, have partnered with Sygno, an Automated Machine Learning provider, to provide modular, cloud-native transaction monitoring models, including SaaS alert and case management capabilities to make holistic financial crime compliance more operationally agile. The partnership will give MoData’s clients across the globe access to Sygno’s automated machine learning and case-management tools that flip financial ...

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Emirates Invests Over $2 Billion To Enhance Customer Experience

Emirates is investing over US$ 2 billion to enhance its inflight customer experience, including a massive programme to retrofit over 120 aircraft with the latest interiors, plus an array of other service improvements across all cabins starting in 2022. Emirates is still flying on its brand promise of ‘Fly Better.’ Sir Tim Clark, President Emirates Airline said: “While others respond ...

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7-Man American Team Arrives For Aba Power

A team of electricity experts from the United States arrived in Aba, the commercial nerve centre of Abia State, yesterday  to start work as the technical partner of Aba Power Limited, a member of Geometric Power Limited founded by Professor Bart Nnaji, a former Minister of Power and a globally respected engineer. The seven experts are from the international arm ...

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Anambra Broadband Drive And The Soludo Megacity Goal

Uzor Maxim Uzoatu Governor Charles Chukwuma Soludo has never hidden his initiative to turn Anambra State into one megacity. The broadband installation is the grand way to go. Just last year, on March 30, Anambra State scored a remarkable feat by becoming the first state in Nigeria to bring together eminent stakeholders in a conference to singularly address the obstacles ...

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Dangote Bags Nigerien National Honour Over His Foundation’s Health Intervention

…as Dangote, Bill Gates Foundations sign MOU on immunization of Nigeriens President/Chief Executive of Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote, has been conferred with the Commander of the Order of Merit of Niger award by the President of the Republic of Niger, His Excellency Mohamed Bazoum in Niamey. According to the certificate of conferment presented to Dangote in Niamey, the nation’s capital, ...

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Trapped Revenue: Emirates Plans To Reduce Flights To Nigeria

Dubai’s Emirates plans to reduce flights to Nigeria this month due to troubles repatriating revenue from Africa’s most populous nation, according to a letter sent to the government and seen by Reuters. Emirates plans to cut the number of flights to Lagos to seven from 11 by mid-August, the letter said, adding it had $85 million stuck in the country ...

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184 NNPC/Shell Cradle-To-Career Beneficiaries Migrated To Varsity Scholarship

A total of 184 beneficiaries of the NNPC/Shell Cradle-to-Career scholarship for secondary school students have been migrated to the SPDC JV university scholarship programme in the last five years, Shell’s Head of Corporate Relations for Nigeria, Igo Weli, has said, adding that the beneficiaries are all from the company’s areas of operations in the Niger Delta. “These beneficiaries are among the ...

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