Tag: AGM

Just Share’s Tracey Davies on why banks should embrace climate friendly projects

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.

NSE generated N7.6bn revenue in 2018: Oscar Onyema reviews performance of the NSE

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.

MAN President Mansur Ahmed on how Nigeria’s manufacturing value chain can grow the economy

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.

FMDQ OTC transitions to securities exchange following 7th AGM

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.

Driving inclusive growth in Nigeria

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.

What the future holds for 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.

Why the rule of law matters for Nigeria – Legal Expert

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.

How to revive Nigeria’s refining capacity – Kachikwu

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.