Banking group FirstRand has refused to endorse a proposed climate change resolution to limit their funding of coal projects. Tracey Davies, Executive Director of Just Share joins CNBC Africa to discuss the increased value of climate change resolutions at AGM’s and the banking sectors responsibility for reducing their exposure to climate related risks.
At its Annual General Meeting (AGM), CEO of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Oscar Onyema rated the performance of the exchange in 2018 as ‘okay’ particularly in the relatively difficult operating environment experienced last year. He stated this while responding to questions from journalists. He joins CNBC Africa for more.
President of Nigeria's Manufacturers Association (MAN), Mansur Ahmed says year-long engagements with key stakeholders, government across levels, Afreximbank and an extensive study of the AfCFTA's impact on its operations have assured manufacturers in Nigeria that opportunities presented by the trade agreement outweigh its risks. On the side-lines of the AGM of the Manufacturer's Association on Nigeria, he joins CNBC Africa's Christy Cole for more.
At its 7th Annual General Meeting, FMDQ shareholders took some decisions that would alter the way the company operates going forward. Kaodi Ugoji, Associated Executive Director of Corporate Development at FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange joins CNBC Africa for more.
We have a responsibility to ensure our resources are used in a way that does not mortgage the future of our people says Laoye Jaiyeola, Director General of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group. He discussed the need for inclusive growth in Nigeria with CNBC Africa’s Esther Awoniyi on the side-lines of the 58th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association.
As the 58th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association winds down, Isiaka Abiola Olagunju, General Secretary of the NBA discussed the bar’s positioning for the future and continuity in Nigeria.
On the side-lines of the 58th Annual General Conference Koyinsola Ajayi, Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Managing Partner at Olaniwun Ajayi Legal Practitioners spoke to CNBC Africa to discuss the need for the rule of law to be upheld in Nigeria.
Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu says although licenses have been issued for the establishment of modular refineries, it’s not a solution to the country’s production deficiencies but one of its primary benefits is to create a culture of refining. He discussed strategies to revive Nigeria’s refining capacity with CNBC Africa’s Esther Awoniyi.
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