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AGS X Mouka2021 Mother’s Day Celebration
Stand the chance to be one of 3 mums to win part of a N1 million business grant from Mouka Foam and AGS Tribe. To participate, simply post a picture of yourself and your child(ren), tag #AGSXMOUKA2021, and tell us how you balance being a mum and running your business.
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Lightbox Session: Visibility in the Workplace
Kemi worked in a company as a marketing intern. Her manager was not a very pushy person, and she pretty much kept to herself and did only what was required of her, while keeping a low profile. Until another intern joined the team and became the life of the office. He made friends in all the departments, met the bosses, helped everyone with personal stuff.
Of course, when push came to shove and an intern had to go, the more visible person was favored over Kemi. She couldn’t forgive herself for not going out of her shelf and making the decision at least a bit tougher for the managers.
ALL of us have been Kemi at some point. Don’t wait till you get shoved off or overlooked, this Lightbox Session is for you.
Join Wunmi Adelusi by 8 PM on the 22nd of April, as she helps us navigate Visibility in the Workplace.
Wunmi Adelusi is a Chartered Accountant and Finance Specialist who is passionate about promoting stability, compliance, and integrity in the financial sector. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Covenant University, Nigeria, and a Master’s degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Leeds, UK. She also holds an MBA in Financial Management.
Wunmi was recognized by 9to5chick as one of the “Top 100 Career Women in Nigeria”.
Beyond professional pursuits, she participates in social intervention and builds communities to help other professionals. She is the author of the book and founder of an online community “The Millennial Employee” where she shares information aimed at building, empowering, inspiring, supporting, and promoting employees to thrive in their careers.
She also loves to volunteer and has worked in the past with Helping Other People Excel (HOPE), a teen-focused national NGO. When not working, Wunmi enjoys writing. She has contributed several articles on career development, academic excellence, and faith to BellaNaija, Africanism Cosmopolitan, and Women of the God-kind, respectively.
We can’t wait to listen to her break down all the tweaks and tricks that helped her excel at various organizations.
If you know anyone who will benefit from this webinar, they can join the tribe with N5,000 monthly or N50,000 annually, with loads of benefits.
George Floyd: Chauvin conviction a giant step forward, says Biden
US President Joe Biden has said the conviction of a former police officer in the killing of George Floyd "can be a giant step forward in the march toward justice in America". Read more…
Airtel Africa signs new $500 million loan with Bank of America, HSBC, others
The new committed facility consists of a combination of a revolving credit facility and term loans with tenor of up to 4 years. Read more…
Uber, Bolt drivers in Nigeria protest high cost of operations
Uber Technologies Inc. drivers in Nigeria have gone on strike to demand a higher share of commissions because of higher fuel prices and inflationary pressures amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more…
Motorcycle “Okada” fare in Nigeria surges by 102.5% in March 2021
Specifically, the average fare increased from N134.07 recorded in March 2020 to N271.44 in March 2021. Read more…
Columbus Police Officer Fatally Shoots Black Teenage Girl, Bodycam Footage Released
A police officer in Columbus, Ohio shot and killed a Black teenage girl while responding to a 911 call about an attempted stabbing on Tuesday afternoon in an incident that, read more…
Daily Mail owner sues Google over search results
The owner of the Daily Mail newspaper and MailOnline website is suing Google over allegations the search engine manipulates search results. Read more…
TikTok sued for billions over use of children's data
TikTok is facing a legal challenge from former children's commissioner for England Anne Longfield over how it collects and uses children's data. Read more…
Higher oil prices push up external reserves by $409m
The country’s external reserves returned to a growth path as it gained $409m in two weeks, latest figures from the Central Bank of Nigeria disclosed on Monday. Read more…
FG to support MSME contribution to economy to boost development – Minister
The Minister said that the FG has schemes aimed at improving the post-pandemic climate for SMEs in Nigeria. Read more…
Netflix shares plunge amid fears coronavirus boom is over
Video-streaming giant Netflix has reported a slowdown in subscriber growth, sending its shares tumbling. Read more…
European Super League: All six Premier League teams withdraw from competition
All six Premier League teams involved in the European Super League (ESL) have now withdrawn from the competition. Read more…
US-based filmmaker Nnamdi Kanaga to direct film based on the Igbo landing mass suicide
The forthcoming film is titled 'They Chose The Sea' and is co-produced by Isreal McKinney Scott and Jennings Barmore. Read more…
AGS Quote of the Day
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough.