Nigeria , UK & others review air security after Yemen plot

Governments, airlines and aviation authorities around the world were reviewing security on Monday after US-bound parcel bombs, sent by air from Yemen, were intercepted in Dubai and Britain. In London, Prime Minister David Cameron convened a crisis committee meeting to decide Britain’s response after one of the packages was found on a United Parcel Service […]


Changes that will revolutionise Nigeria’s stock market

( recent proposals are being discussed at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) with brokers and regulators that have far-reaching implications for the market that will also have a revolutionary effect on investor confidence and trading at the Exchange. The first is the proposal to migrate to a modern platform of Straight Through Processing (STP), which […]


East Africa Breweries Names Richard Wells the New Managing Director

Diageo Plc’s Kenyan unit, East African Breweries Ltd., appointed Richard Wells, formerly commercial director of Brandhouse, as Managing Director, Business Daily reported, citing an official from the company. Wells will replace Ajay Mehta, who will remain an executive director for special projects, the Nairobi-based newspaper today cited Brenda Mbathi, EABL’s group corporate relations director, as […]


Peter Harvey talks us through security development In South Africa

Peter Harvey has spent his entire working life at Red Alert, the company his father started in 1981. One must therefore acknowledge that he is in the perfect position to explain the company’s development, particularly in the last decade. Established in East London, South Africa, Red Alert’s security services were initially isolated to the local […]


Nigeria: ARIK Airline set to build own Terminal

Contrary to expectations by Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited, managers of the Murtala Muhammed Airpot 2, MMA2, that Nigeria’s biggest airline, Arik Air, will relocate its domestic operations from the General Aviation Terminal, GAT, to MMA2, the airline has announced that it is set to build its own terminal in Lagos, South West Nigeria.   The […]


Kidnapping will soon be over- says Nigeria President Goodluck

ABUJA – PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan has declared that in the nearest future, Nigerians would celebrate the end of the  menace of  kidnapping in the country. The President who expressed optimism that kidnapping in Nigeria has reduced significantly, said  very shortly it will be wiped out from the country. Speaking at an interactive session with Nigerians […]