Geography of Nigeria

Bespectacled announces the launch of TecXposition 2020 - Africa's premier tech event

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 11:30pm

LAGOS, Nigeria, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Bespectacled Ltd. announces the official launch of TecXposition 2020, Africa's Premier tech event.

Key Points: 
  • LAGOS, Nigeria, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Bespectacled Ltd. announces the official launch of TecXposition 2020, Africa's Premier tech event.
  • Due to the exceptional circumstances presented by COVID-19, the event will be 100% virtual in 2020.
  • TecXposition promises to deliver what Africa has been waiting for, the opportunity to view technology from a global lens, with local outcomes.
  • TecXposition 2020 (#tecXposition) will feature the following, albeit via a virtual platform: conference, exhibition, hackathon, an investor deal room, product and service launches, masterclasses, demos, innovation know-how and best-in-class thought leadership.

SmartTouch® Interactive Finals for 13 Texas Association of Builders Star Awards 2020

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:00pm

Tres Lagos Developer | Ad Agency SmartTouchInteractive, Austin

Key Points: 
  • Tres Lagos Developer | Ad Agency SmartTouchInteractive, Austin
    Veramendi Developer | Ad Agency SmartTouchInteractive, Austin
    SmartTouch Interactive has been competing in the TAB Star Awards since 2013 and has won more than 30 awards over the past seven years.
  • The SmartTouch Interactive agency is dedicated to providing home builders and real estate developers with accountable marketing programs and award-winning creative that drive exceptional results.
  • We look forward to learning the results of this year's Star Awards at the upcoming Sunbelt Builders Show in July."
  • More information on the awards ceremony and finalists can be found on the Star Awards website.

Reddington Hospital Refutes Closure Story

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 11:50am

LAGOS, Nigeria, April 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The management of Reddington Hospital, Lagos has described the story making the rounds on social media that its Lekki branch has been shut down due to a COVID-19 case as fake news.It is said that Oando Plc which erroneously listed Reddington Hospital, Lekki in a leaked internal memo as one of the private hospitals closed in the state has since retracted the story and regretted the error.

Key Points: 
  • LAGOS, Nigeria, April 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The management of Reddington Hospital, Lagos has described the story making the rounds on social media that its Lekki branch has been shut down due to a COVID-19 case as fake news.It is said that Oando Plc which erroneously listed Reddington Hospital, Lekki in a leaked internal memo as one of the private hospitals closed in the state has since retracted the story and regretted the error.
  • A press statement signed by the Group Medical Director of the hospital, Dr. Olutunde Lalude, said: "We would like to make it categorically clear that this information is completely false, remains fake news and should be completely disregarded," adding that at no time did the Lekki branch of the hospital suspend its operation due to an incidence of COVID-19 at the hospital.
  • To show that the hospital was never closed, Lalude said that an Access Bank staff had delivered a baby through caesarean section on the morning of April 23rd, 2020, when the hospital she had antenatal care was closed due to aCOVID-19 incident.
  • The Reddington Hospital Group Medical Director lamented the insidious nature of fake news saying that, "It is dangerous and can have serious adverse consequences for patients who require emergency care in medical facilities nearer to them that are open for business but portrayed as closed by fake news."Dr.

Reddington Hospital Refutes Closure Story

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 11:46am

LAGOS, Nigeria, April 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The management of Reddington Hospital, Lagos has described the story making the rounds on social media that its Lekki branch has been shut down due to a COVID-19 case as fake news.It is said that Oando Plc which erroneously listed Reddington Hospital, Lekki in a leaked internal memo as one of the private hospitals closed in the state has since retracted the story and regretted the error.

Key Points: 
  • LAGOS, Nigeria, April 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The management of Reddington Hospital, Lagos has described the story making the rounds on social media that its Lekki branch has been shut down due to a COVID-19 case as fake news.It is said that Oando Plc which erroneously listed Reddington Hospital, Lekki in a leaked internal memo as one of the private hospitals closed in the state has since retracted the story and regretted the error.
  • A press statement signed by the Group Medical Director of the hospital, Dr. Olutunde Lalude, said: "We would like to make it categorically clear that this information is completely false, remains fake news and should be completely disregarded," adding that at no time did the Lekki branch of the hospital suspend its operation due to an incidence of COVID-19 at the hospital.
  • To show that the hospital was never closed, Lalude said that an Access Bank staff had delivered a baby through caesarean section on the morning of April 23rd, 2020, when the hospital she had antenatal care was closed due to aCOVID-19 incident.
  • The Reddington Hospital Group Medical Director lamented the insidious nature of fake news saying that, "It is dangerous and can have serious adverse consequences for patients who require emergency care in medical facilities nearer to them that are open for business but portrayed as closed by fake news."Dr.

LAMATA Commends 3M Distributor for Coronavirus Support

Sunday, March 29, 2020 - 3:00pm

LAGOS, Nigeria, March 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) has commended Safety and Protection Management Solutions Limited, the authorised 3M distributor in Nigeria, for supporting the efforts to curb the spread of Coronavirus in the state.

Key Points: 
  • LAGOS, Nigeria, March 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) has commended Safety and Protection Management Solutions Limited, the authorised 3M distributor in Nigeria, for supporting the efforts to curb the spread of Coronavirus in the state.
  • She said the initiative is in line with the state government's strategy of protecting the citizens from the virus.
  • In his remarks, the Managing Director of Primero Transport Services Limited, Mr Fola Tinubu described the campaign as a wonderful initiative.
  • "With these 3M nose masks, LAMATA and Safety and Protection Management Solutions Limited have taken serious measures to check the spread of Covid-19 and save the lives of Lagos commuters," he further said.

LAMATA Commends 3M Distributor for Coronavirus Support

Sunday, March 29, 2020 - 2:58pm

LAGOS, Nigeria, March 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) has commended Safety and Protection Management Solutions Limited, the authorised 3M distributor in Nigeria, for supporting the efforts to curb the spread of Coronavirus in the state.

Key Points: 
  • LAGOS, Nigeria, March 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) has commended Safety and Protection Management Solutions Limited, the authorised 3M distributor in Nigeria, for supporting the efforts to curb the spread of Coronavirus in the state.
  • She said the initiative is in line with the state government's strategy of protecting the citizens from the virus.
  • In his remarks, the Managing Director of Primero Transport Services Limited, Mr Fola Tinubu described the campaign as a wonderful initiative.
  • "With these 3M nose masks, LAMATA and Safety and Protection Management Solutions Limited have taken serious measures to check the spread of Covid-19 and save the lives of Lagos commuters," he further said.

Tinubu® Square Announces Acquisition of U.S. Company eSURETY®

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 12:00pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200309005409/en/
    Jrme Pez, Tinubu Square Group, founder and CEO, declared: By combining expertise and resources with eSURETY, Tinubu Square Group provides its end-to-end solutions to 30 of the top 60 credit and surety underwriters.
  • Six years ago, we launched Tinubu Square Americas, said Olivier Placca, Tinubu Square Group co-founder and Deputy CEO.
  • Based on this success and experience, with the recent 15 million euros cash equity increase , Tinubu Square moved on this acquisition.
  • Committed to pursuing the development of eSURETY and Tinubu Square Solutions, Dan Buckles, former CEO of eSURETY, was appointed Deputy CEO of Tinubu Square Americas and President of Tinubu Square Surety Americas.

Lagos and Abuja Host Special Dinners on Citizenship by Investment

Friday, March 6, 2020 - 3:08pm

Attendees have the chance to find out about the world's first ever Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme directly from government officials and leading investor immigration experts.

Key Points: 
  • Attendees have the chance to find out about the world's first ever Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme directly from government officials and leading investor immigration experts.
  • The first dinner will take place in Lagos, at the Sheraton Lagos Hotel on Saturday, March the 7th.
  • The second dinner will be hosted in Abuja, at the Transcorp Hilton Abuja hotel on Monday, March the 9th.
  • In 2018, PM Harris introduced the Sustainable Growth Fund (SGF) as the fastest and safest route to citizenship.

Update on Acquisition of Economic Interest in the Oza Oil Field, Niger Delta of Nigeria

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 1:45pm

Decklar is a party to a Risk Service Agreement (RSA) with Millenium Oil and Gas Company Limited (Millenium).

Key Points: 
  • Decklar is a party to a Risk Service Agreement (RSA) with Millenium Oil and Gas Company Limited (Millenium).
  • Millenium is the owner of the Oza Field located onshore in the northern part of Oil Mining License 11 in the Eastern Niger Delta of Nigeria.
  • The RSA entitles Decklar to undertake work on the Oza Field and share in the distributable funds generated from production, after reimbursement of its costs.
  • Of the aggregate Purchase Price, 22,000,000 Shares are payable upon closing of the Acquisition with the balance of 8,000,000 Shares being payable only if the Oza Field achieves a minimum production rate within 12 months of closing.

Reddington Hospital Responds to Rumours in Social Media About Suspected Coronavirus Case

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 9:47pm

LAGOS, Nigeria, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --It has come to the attention of the management of the Reddington hospital that rumours are circulating on social media of a case of coronavirus (COVID-19) at the Reddington hospital Ikeja.

Key Points: 
  • LAGOS, Nigeria, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --It has come to the attention of the management of the Reddington hospital that rumours are circulating on social media of a case of coronavirus (COVID-19) at the Reddington hospital Ikeja.
  • We would like to assure the public that there has beenno confirmed case of coronavirus atany of the branches of the Reddington hospital as of today 26 February 2020.
  • In the early hours of Wednesday 26 February, 2020, a Chinese national was presented to Ikeja branch of Reddington Hospital complaining of fever.
  • As a precautionary measure, staff immediately isolated him in accordance with the hospital's standard operating procedure for potential coronavirus patients.