Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) News

Remi Sonaiya, 2015 Presidential Candidate, KOWA Party

Is this leading lady Nigeria's next president?

Oluremi Sonaiya doesn’t mind being called a political outsider. In fact, she embraces the term.

Sola David-Borha, CEO, Rest of Africa, Standard Bank Group. Credit: saharaweeklyng.com

Sola David-Borha appointed Standard Bank Group Africa CEO, Yinka Sanni appointed Stanbic IBTC Holdings CEO & Demola Sogunle appointed Stanbic IBTC Bank CEO

Standard Bank Group, Africa’s largest bank by assets, has appointed Sola David-Borha as the CEO (Rest of Africa) of Standard Bank Group effective January 19th, 2017.

ToLet.com Co-Founders (L-R): Sulaiman Balogun, Fikayo Ogundipe, Dapo Eludire and Seyi Ayeni

Nigeria's ToLet.com.ng raises $1.2M from Frontier Digital Ventures

Lagos-based real estate classifieds startup ToLet.com.ng announced on Tuesday that it has closed a $1.2 million series A funding round from Frontier Digital Ventures.

Oscar Onyema, CEO, Nigerian Stock Exchange

Nigerian Stock Exchange CEO Oscar Onyema appointed to second five-year term

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has approved the appointment of Oscar Onyema to a second five-year term as Chief Executive Officer of the Exchange effective immediately.

Funke Opeke, CEO, MainOne Cable

Funke Opeke: Nigeria's cyber revolutionary

The only major road through Lekki is clogged, even on a Saturday afternoon. The expressway through the swampy peninsula that expands the city of Lagos in an easterly direction is riddled with street hawkers peddling red grapes, shoe racks and phone chargers to the cars caught in the hold up.

Oluwatomi Ayodele Somefun, Managing Director, Unity Bank

Ayodele Somefun appointed Managing Director of Nigeria's Unity Bank

Nigeria’s Unity Bank has appointed Mrs. Oluwatomi Ayodele Somefun as the bank’s Managing Director, effective August 11th, 2015.

Ade Adeyemi, CEO of Citi Sub-Saharan Africa & incoming CEO of Ecobank Group

Citi's Sub-Saharan Africa CEO Ade Adeyemi to take over as Ecobank Group's new CEO

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (“Ecobank”), parent company of the Ecobank Group, the leading pan-African bank with operations in 36 countries across the continent, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ade Ayeyemi as its new Group Chief Executive Officer.

Jobberman

One Africa Media (OAM) acquires 100% stake in Jobberman in merger roll-up

Jobberman is one of the largest job portals in Nigeria. It was co-founded by Opeyemi Awoyemi, Ayodeji Adewunmi, and Olalekan Olude in August 2009. The co-founders launched Jobberman when they were students at Nigeria’s Obafemi Awolowo University.

Mrs Wuraola Oduntan, GM, Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways appoints Wuraola Oduntan as new General Manager for Nigeria

Etihad Airways , the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has appointed Mrs Wuraola Oduntan as its new General Manager for Nigeria.