Continental-Re Partners Swiss-Re to Develop Life Assurance in Africa

 Continental Reinsurance Plc (Continental-Re), one of the two reinsurance companies licensed by the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM), has taken a bold step towards developing life assurance business across the continent. To actualise this dream, the company has entered into partnership with one of the leading reinsurance companies in the world, Swiss Reinsurance Company (Swiss-Re). The […]


NIGERIA: FG, Others Hail Galaxy Backbone on Global Award

 As representatives of various countries collect what world leaders call the most prestigious public service awards on the globe, the Minister of FCT, Bala Mohammed, and the Managing Director of Galaxy Backbone, Mr. Gerald Ilukwe, have said the company reached the same height through the transformation agenda of President Goodluck Jonathan. Receiving the award in […]


Kigbu: Nigeria Will Support D-8 Roadmap Implementation

The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Dauda Kigbu, has said Nigeria would give support to D-8 organisation to help actualise her roadmap 2008-2018 in priority areas. The priority areas, according to Kigbu, while speaking on the first 8 Developing Countries (D-8) in Abuja, are trade, industry, agriculture, transportation and energy. The […]


NIGERIA: Commences Market Roll out

Following increase in traffic to sites on the portal,, an online business networking platform, has announced its market roll out and subscription opportunities for businesses and individuals. The move is coming on the heels of a successful launch of its online and radio campaign as well as announcement of actress, Mrs. Funke Akindele-Oloyede, as […]