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Achieving Global Citizen’s SDGs target in Nigeria

The Global Goal live; Nigeria Policy Forum, was an exclusive event at which Global Citizen presented the policy of the Global Goal Life. On the sidelines of the event which held in Lagos – CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa caught up with Vice Chairman of Global Citizen Nigeria, Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede on preparations towards the 2020 Global Citizen to be hosted by Lagos state.

Transnet reveals R49bn in irregular expenditure, remains committed to clean up

South African Logistics firm, Transnet is feeling the impact of trade wars. It reported a 1.6 per cent increase in revenue to R74 billion with profit up by 24.7 per cent to R6 billion. The freight logistics chain added that its auditors highlighted issues relating to irregular expenditure worth R49 billion. Transnet Acting CEO, Mohammed Mahomedy joins CNBC Africa for more.

Access Bank CEO, Wigwe urges all to take the Global Goal Life initiative seriously

On the sidelines of the 2019 Global Citizen Festival, CEO of Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe speaks to CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa on how the forthcoming 2020 Global Citizen festival scheduled to hold in Lagos is likely to impact Nigeria's drive towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in the country. He joins CNBC Africa for more.

H.E.R: Music is powerful & brings people together

At the 2019 Global Citizen Festival in New York – in a discussion on the significance of such an event towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, American Singer and Songwriter, Gabriella Wilson, also known as H.E.R, joins CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa for more.

Governor Sanwo-Olu on Nigeria committing $100mn towards achieving SDGs

On the sidelines of the 2019 Global Citizen Festival in New York, Governor of Nigeria’s Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu says his government is making a commitment of $100 million to be spent within the next five years on projects that will directly lift Lagos people from abject poverty. He joins CNBC Africa for more.

Nigeria’s Lagos State to host 2020 Global Citizen Festival

Nigeria’s Commercial Capital, Lagos state will host the 2020 Global Citizen Festival. On the side-lines of the 2019 Global Citizen Festival in New York, and on how Nigeria emerged as the destination for next year’s festival, CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa caught up with Vice-Chairman of Global Citizen Nigeria, Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede for more.
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