Stanbic IBTC Holdings tasks employees on digitization, upskilling

Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, a member of Standard Bank Group, has urged employees to embrace digitization and build career resilience through diversity and upskilling in order to be outstanding in the workplace. Olufunke Amobi, Country Head, Human Capital, Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, gave this advice during a Virtual Learning Series themed “Building Career Resilience”. Mrs Amobi revealed that forces of change such as globalization and rapid technological advancements such as Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, cognitive technologies and crowdsourcing, amongst others, are the rationale for the evolution of careers and their shift…

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Reopening of airports: Hon Nnaji appeals to FG to urgently release funds to FAAN, NAMA, others

The Chairman House of Representatives Committee on Aviation, Honourable Nnolim Nnaji has again appealed to the federal government to immediately release the intervention fund it pledged for the aviation agencies to ensure a smooth gradual restoration of air transport services as announced by the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19. Honourable Nnaji said the appeal has become necessary in view of the fact that all the agencies are already finding it difficult to pay salaries due to the impact of the three months lockdown of the sector. According to him, all the…

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NCAC holds memorial in honour of George Floyd

The National Council for Arts and Culture, has held a memorial in honour of George Floyd who was killed while being arrested by the police in the USA in May, 2020 and was buried yesterday. The director general, National Council for Arts and Culture and President, World Crafts Council (African Region),  Otunba Olusegun Runsewe said it has become very necessary for Nigeria to join the over seventeen (17) countries in Africa to organize an immemorial for this black American that was murdered in cold blood by the Minneapolis police in…

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