Cristiano Ronaldo Lined up to Star Alongside A-List Hollywood Actor in TV Drama

Cristiano Ronaldo has approved that he is not just the world best footballer, he now appears to be turning his attention to acting. According to reports, the Real Madrid superstar has signed up to appear in a new TV drama about Syrian refugees called “Hayat Koprusu” alongside Oscar winner Angelina Jolie. Ronaldo has made no secret of […]

PWC names London ‘the Best City in the World’

According to a new poll by consultancy firm PWC, London has been named the best city in the world to live in defeating Paris of France and New York of USA in the process. The survey by PWC was conducted on 5,200 well-educated adults with high net worth and they were described as “senior business […]

Son To Eliminate Substandard Products In Nigeria

Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON) has vowed through its Acting Director General Dr. Paul Angya, that the agency will soon deploy its best strategies to dislodge the so-called “untouchable cartels” who peddle substandard products in the country. Angya disclosed this when he was honored  with an Award of Excellence and Dedication to Service in recognition of […]

Business nugget: Do you have the right business reputation?

The one formula that dictates your persuasion ability and, therefore, your success in the business is the formula that determines your reputation. Your permanent persuasion ability depends largely on your reputation. If you have a good one, your persuasion ability skyrockets. If you have a reputation for shady deals and being undependable, your reputation can […]


Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, is introducing three additional passenger flights per week between Johannesburg and Abu Dhabi during the months of July until September (inclusive) to cater for the increased demand on this busy route over the summer. Complementing the airline’s existing daily service between the two cities, the […]

Konga Launches its Easter Store to Shoppers Nationwide

As Easter approaches, Nigeria’s largest online mall has launched its Easter store in preparation for Easter shoppers nationwide. The Konga Easter stores features all the items individuals and families could need to celebrate the season. To further ensure shoppers get great deals, Konga is giving up to 25% discount on select items in the […]


The Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2016 began today in spectacular fashion with two Etihad Airways’ Extra EA 330 LT Trainer aircraft conducting an aerial ribbon-cutting during an acrobatic display at Al Bateen Airport, Abu Dhabi. The Abu Dhabi Air Expo is just one event that is taking place during Abu Dhabi Aviation Week 2016, which […]

Discovering top-line growth through innovation

Innovation drives top-line growth leading to increased revenue and increased gross sales. Two simple goals continue to perplex companies: 1. growing revenues, or generating top-line growth and 2. increasing net income, or producing bottom-line growth. Innovation requires laser focus on top-line growth and here’s why. Defining top-line growth “Customer first” thinking – first we are […]

Actions to Reduce Fear and Innovation Failure

Fear is one of the avoidable elements that often lead to innovation failure.   This concept is identified in PA Consulting Group 2015 report titled “Innovation as Unusual”. The fear is generated by negative management reactions to past innovation ideas, failures and risks. In addition, fear negatively affects attitudes, behaviors, management styles, and organization culture that […]

Future Of Media Summit Re-Cap

SOCIAL MEDIA WEEK IS A LEADING NEWS PLATFORM AND WORLDWIDE CONFERENCE THAT CURATES AND SHARES THE BEST IDEAS AND INSIGHTS INTO SOCIAL MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGY’S IMPACT ON BUSINESS, SOCIETY, AND CULTURE. The message of the first day of SMW Lagos 2016 was clear: Africans need to own their media. Attendees received tips from leaders in digital […]