Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has said that the desire to see the total economic integration of the south west region propelled his administration to join the Group, saying that it would be a win-win situation for not just every State in the zone but also the nation at large.
The new Commissioner of Police for Oyo State command, CP Shina Tairu Olukoju, on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 paid a courtesy/familiarisation visit to Odu’a Investment Company Limited at its Group Headquarters in Ibadan, Oyo State.
As part of its growth strategy and a bid to explore the numerous potentials of its land assets across its owner states, Odu’a Investment Company Limited has commenced commercial growing of tomatoes on a sizeable portion of its 3,500 hectares farmland in Imeko, Ogun state.
In pursuit of its growth strategy predicated on unlocking value from its huge asset base for sustainable development, Odu’a Investment Company Limited (OICL), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the UK based Iconic City.
For the umpteenth time, the Group Managing Director of Odu’a Investment Company, Mr. Adewale Raji, has reiterated the indispensability of growing huge profit for the company to earn it the deserved respect from the stakeholders as well as a proper rating in the corporate world.
The World Bank has announced $3 million grant to three government technical colleges in Ekiti State. This is coming under the Bank’s Innovation and Development Effectiveness for Acquisition of Skills (IDEAS) programme.
The Customs area controller (CAC) of the Oyo/Osun command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Compt. Abdullahi Argungu, said smugglers now use camels, horses, cows to smuggle rice into the country. Argungu, who stated this over the weekend when he showcased some seizures at the command in Ibadan, said about 10 suspects were apprehended by the command.
The board of Lafarge Africa Plc yesterday cancelled a previously scheduled interactive session at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) and entered an emergency meeting amid worry that the slump in the company’s share price could undermine its forthcoming rights issue.