Press Releases

New AACSB CEO is Academic Leader and Industry Advisor

TAMPA, Florida, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — AACSB International (AACSB) announces Caryn L. Beck-Dudley as its new president and CEO, effective June 2020. AACSB is the world’s largest business education association and celebrates more than 100 years of excellence in higher education. The organization provides quality assurance, business education intelligence, and learning and development services to business schools […]

Press Releases

Data has gravity

Africa is facing new conversations around whether to remain on-premise or move to the cloud South Africa, April 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Security, risk, data loss, and legislation. These are the primary concerns listed by organisations and government institutions when asked why they are reluctant to move to the cloud. It is the perennial […]

Medicine

UN prepares for potentially devastating COVID-19 outbreak in conflict-ravaged northeast Nigeria

In northeast Nigeria, where armed conflict has forced millions from their homes, the UN’s migration agency, IOM, is supporting the construction of quarantine shelters, as the region braces for an outbreak of COVID-19 which, it warns, would have ‘devastating consequences’ for those who have been displaced. Displaced people there already face outbreaks of several deadly […]

Trading

CBN resumes Forex sales to commercial banks

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday said it has resumed the sale of foreign exchange (Forex) to commercial banks in view of the gradual easing of Coronavirus Disease (COVID 19) lockdown. Director, Corporate Communication Department, CBN, Isaac Okoroafor disclosed this in a statement titled: “CBN resumes dollar sales for SMEs, school fees”. “In view of the gradual […]