Dr Debo Oresanya, President, Nigerian Association of Dermatologists, has described a textbook on Skin Diseases and Sexually Transmitted Infections, written by Professor Yetunde Mercy Olumide, as a major milestone in the development of dermatology in Nigeria.
Monthly archives for September, 2011
The popular Liberation Stadium in the Garden City of Port Harcourt, will today host the final of the maiden football championship tagged Samsung Cup.
The competition, which is part of the activities lined for this year’s Samsung Week has eight teams across Rivers State participating.
Just like the Lagos edition held fortnight ago with eight teams taking part in the competition, the Port Harcourt tourney has been very competitive as the teams gave a good account of themselves in most of the matches.
LAGOS, Nigeria – September 14, 2011 – As part of its corporate social responsibility initiative that demonstrates its Care and Service to humanity, Samsung Electronics West Africa, a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Company, a global leader in consumer electronics and digital convergence technology, today donated latest technological products to orphans and vulnerable children to mark the Samsung Week themed ‘HERE FOR NAIJA!’ in Lagos.
The donation was aimed at recognising the special place children hold for Samsung Electronics and to inspire them to become great men and women in their lifetime.
- Tripartite partnership signals alignment by e-commerce players in the face of expected mobile commerce growth
- Millions of consumers in Africa can now leapfrog conventional payment methods and benefit from greater online payments inclusivity
- Payment Solution compatible with all handsets, operating systems, for ease of use and based on a one time transactional number backed by control measures to enhance security
Lagos, Nigeria, 19 September 2011 – Airtel Africa, Standard Chartered Bank and MasterCard Worldwide have today announced the commercial launch of the world’s first virtual card that operates off a mobile wallet linked to Airtel’s mobile commerce offering – Airtel money. While initially launched in Kenya, this product will soon be available across Africa.
Omokehinde Ojomuyide appointed Vice President of Business development for West African Business
Kamil Olufowobi appointed Associate Vice President of Account Management for West African Business
Lagos, September 2011 – MasterCard Worldwide in Nigeria has made two new appointments as part of its business development strategy to grow MasterCard’s operations and presence in Nigeria and across West Africa.
Omokehinde Ojomuyide has been appointed Vice President of Business development for the West African business, based in Lagos, Nigeria.
LAGOS, Nigeria – September 13, 2011 – Samsung Electronics West Africa, a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Company, a global leader in consumer electronics and digital convergence technology, today outlined its Care and Service strategy in Nigeria to mark the commencement of “Samsung Week” in Lagos.
Samsung Week is a two city event designed to showcase the caring attributes of the Samsung brand to Nigerian Consumers and Communities. Samsung Week is also a rich platform to immerse consumers in the Samsung world with the latest products and technologies ranging from Samsung Televisions, Digital Cameras, Smart Mobile Devices, Information and Office Automation Solutions and Home Appliances that are Built for Africa to enhance Smarter Life experience.
Hundreds of brand loyalists and fun seekers defied the all day rain that characterised most part of last week Wednesday to attend the monthly taste acquisition and consumer marketing show: Legend Real Deal Nite sponsored by Legend Extra Stout.
The turn-out was so amazing that Showbiz impresario and owner of Niteshift Coliseum, venue of the event; Guv’nor Ken Calebs Olumhense specially thanked all lovers of Legend brand who thronged through the wet night to attend the Real Deal Nite that also falls on Ramadan festivity period..
Users of the leading and most secured online retailer, Kalahari Online Stores (http://www.kalahari.com.ng), an e-commerce company under the MIH Internet Africa Group, have expressed satisfaction over their shopping experiences.
In a chat with Engr. Roberta Edu, Kalahari online consultant, the satisfied customers stated that unlike what they have experienced with other service providers in the past, goods purchased online from Kalahari are always delivered in good condition at their door steps anywhere in Nigeria.
Ras Kimono, Weird MC, Alariwo Thrill Guests at Legend Real Deal Nite …As The Sun Photo Journalist Wins Legend Prize
The night of Wednesday, August 31, 2011 will forever remain evergreen in the memories of hundreds of guests and brand enthusiasts of Legend Extra Stout, one of the flagship brands from the stable of the Nigerian Breweries Plc.
The occasion was the sixth edition of the monthly all night Legend’s brand promotion and consumer marketing show otherwise known as Legend Real Deal Nite that is usually held at the last Wednesday of every month at the Niteshift Coliseum, in Opebi area of Lagos.
All the fourteen teams that qualified from the regional elimination series in this year edition of the Gulder 5-A-side national football competition are expected to arrive Lagos as from Tuesday, September 6, 2011 for the knock-out stage of the much hyped football competition. The knock-out series is scheduled to commence on Wednesday, September 7 at the NIS Indoor Hall, at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.
The teams will be welcomed on arrival by the representatives of the Nigerian Breweries Plc and members of the organizing committee of the games.