Nigeria loses $25bn to foreign ship owners – Nigeria Shippers Council

The Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), Hassan Bello, said recently that Nigeria lost $25 billion to foreign ship owners between 2015 and 2017. Mr Bello said over $9.08 was paid as freight for dry and wet cargos to foreign ship owners in 2015 due to the absence of Nigerian-owned fleet plying the… Continue reading Nigeria loses $25bn to foreign ship owners – Nigeria Shippers Council

Here are the countries with the best and worst roads in Africa.

Some of these African nations have high-quality roads that are so good they have surpassed China and some other world economic giants. Here are the countries with the best and worst roads in Africa Every year, the international non-profit organization ranks over 140 countries based on the quality (extensiveness and condition) of their road infrastructure… Continue reading Here are the countries with the best and worst roads in Africa.

(Nigeria) Insurance claims rise faster than premium income.

THERE are indications that insurance companies are groaning under the weight of a surging claims portfolio as more risks crystallize, despite efforts to stem the tide. The latest financial reports of leading insurers show an escalation of claims volume, rising faster and overshadowing the growth recorded in premium income. The industry’s total Gross Premium Written,… Continue reading (Nigeria) Insurance claims rise faster than premium income.

Firms, UN Collaborate To Drive Sustainable Insurance.

Leading African insurers and reinsurance companies have collaborated with the United Nations under the auspice of United Nations Environment’s Principles for Sustainable Insurance (PSI) to drive economic, social and environmental sustainability. The event which held in Lagos, Nigeria on Monday focused on three basis themes: Closing the Risk Protection Gap, Resilient Cities, Sustainable Food Systems… Continue reading Firms, UN Collaborate To Drive Sustainable Insurance.

Your Office Politics Playbook: Understanding The Psychology Of The Human Workplace.

Office politics. Those two simple words are enough to strike fear into the heart of the average working professional, resulting in everything from a subtle tensing of the shoulders to an eye roll, or even an outspoken declaration that they will never engage in political wrangling at work. But here’s the thing: When we’re talking… Continue reading Your Office Politics Playbook: Understanding The Psychology Of The Human Workplace.

Only 4% of Nigerians covered by health insurance — Minister

The Nigerian Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has lamented the poor state of Nigeria’s healthcare system, saying only four per cent of Nigerians are covered by the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS). The Minister, who stated this recently in Abuja, however, disclosed that the federal government had put in place measures to reverse the… Continue reading Only 4% of Nigerians covered by health insurance — Minister