Monthly archives for July, 2011
Samsung is truly taking the global ICT sector by storm with innovative products. The launch of NC215S Netbooks; the world’s first solar powered 10”1 netbook, will increase productivity for people on-the-go.
Lagos, Nigeria – July 28, 2011 – Samsung Electronics West Africa, a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a global leader in telecommunication technology and consumer electronics, today unveiled Samsung NC215S; the first 10” solar panel net book in the world! Samsung Solar Panel netbook is a lightweight portable device that delivers power and performance while being both environmental and
The Gulder 5 Aside zonal elimination contest ended on Monday, at the Ibrahim Babangida Square in Makurdi, Benue State capital with Raymond King FC of Makurdi and City Rollers FC of Abuja knocking out other teams to qualified from the zone to make it to the finals in Lagos.
The first semifinal clash between Raymond King FC of Makurdi and City Lions FC of Abuja ended with 2-1 in favour of Raymond King to set up a final clash with City Rollers FC of Abuja who had earlier defeated Tijara FC of Jos also by 2-1
The Gulder 5-A-side Football zonal elimination series that started Tuesday July19 in Ilorin came to an end on Thursday July 21 with Gunners FC and KFA FC emerged as the winners and runners up. The two teams will represent the zone in Lagos for the knock out stage scheduled to hold on September 15, 2011.
The Gunners FC had earlier defeated All Stars of Ilorin by 2-0 in the first semi-final while KFA FC, in a tension soaked match, beat Okoto FC by 3-1 in the second semi-final.
The Kwara Football Academy in Ilorin, Kwara State came alive with excitement and fun on Tuesday July 20 when the Gulder 5-A-side football championships regional screening for the Northern States kicked off in the state of Harmony.
Speaking at the screening centre in Ilorin, the Administrator of Kwara Football Academy (KFA), Mr. Kunbi Titiloye, while watching the over 52 club sides representing the North Central at the main pitch of The Kwara Football Academy, inside the Ilorin Township Stadium, commended Nigerian Breweries Plc and the Gulder brand for their innovation in developing the game of football and providing opportunity for discovering raw football talents in Nigeria.
The Managing Director of ASO Savings and Loans Plc Mr. Hassan Musa Usman has revealed reasons why his organisation has for the past three years embarked on an annual six months customer-centric marketing promotional campaign.
Speaking recently on the on-going ASO Save ‘n’ Grow Your Account promotion, at the corporate headquarters of his organisation in Abuja, the chartered accountant stated that the annual ‘Save ‘n’ Grow promo is a deliberate strategy towards developing saving culture and encouraging financial discipline among Nigerians.
Hewlett Packard West Africa, Intel and Microsoft recently gathered a crop of it’s A to C – level customers, partners and retailers for a-three day customers forum in far away Dakar, Senegal.
The Forum, themed: Technology Live, is an annual event that is organised purposely for market integration, knowledge gathering, new product demonstration and for stakeholders networking.
This year’s edition, 7th in the series, was held at the Radison Blu Hotel in Dakar, Senegal a fortnight ago. It was attended by about 120 participants made up of clients from the corporate and government establishments in Nigeria. Others in attendance were C-level customers, partners, wholesalers and retailers from its Nigerian and Ghana markets.
As registration for participation in this year edition of the Gulder Ultimate 5-A-side Football competition ended, real actions in the fame and fortune opportunity giving soccer tournament will kick off as from Tuesday, July 19 to Thursday July 21, in Ilorin, Kwara state.
All the regional football matches, where two teams must emerge from each of the regions, will be played between July 19 and August 22 across seven states this year. For this purpose, the nation has been delineated into seven regions. Starting with the Northern region where the city of Ilorin and Markurdi, which replaced Kaduna and Abuja as earlier announced, will host participants from the region.
He is not a rookie in the field of perception management. Yomi Badejo-Okusanya, Managing Director, CMC Connect, a Lagos-based Perception Management company, shares the story of how he built the company and a lot of other interesting issues with SAMUEL AWOYINFA
Having successfully run a Public Relations firm, CMC Connect for 19 years now, the managing director, Yomi Badejo-Okusanya definitely knows what time it is when issue of perception management is mentioned.
Samuel Abdulazeez is currently the Head of Country for Kalahari Nigeria, a leading online retailer in Nigeria. He has 12 years professional experience managing operations at UBA, IMB International Bank, Nigerian Communications Commission and Associate Consultant at Global Atlantic Partners in Boston, USA. He is a first class graduate in Economics with Masters in International Business from Brandeis University in Massachussets, USA.
Can you give us a brief background of Kalahari Nigeria?