Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019
Category: Opinion
OBAFEMI ADEKUNLE

UNDERSTANDING MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS IN THE GLOBAL MARKET – BY OBAFEMI ADEKUNLE

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) is a popular term that refers to the consolidation of companies or assets through various types of financial transactions. M&A has numerous definitions depending on the transaction format. It can include a number of different transactions, such as mergers, acquisitions, consolidations, tender offers, purchase of assets and management acquisitions. In all […]

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE INVESTING IN TELECOMMUNICATION IN AFRICA- By Obafemi Adekunle

Telecommunications companies are a rarity in the stock market, their shares have exhibited characteristics of both income and growth stocks. For periods of several years, a company may enjoy its regulatory privileges like other utilities. Telecom firms often are protected from competition by government mandate, and produce reliable, generous dividend yields (generated by high monthly […]

June 12 And Other Pressing Matters By Saheed Animashaun

“On behalf of the Federal Government, I tender the nation’s apology to the family of Late MKO Abiola, who got the highest votes and to those that lost their loved ones in the cause of June 12 struggle.” This, for me, was the most emotional part of President Buhari’s speech on June 12. I could […]

OPINION: Third Force Blues By Saheed Animashaun

“All this talk about a 3rd force to upend PDP and APC in 2019 is a ruse! It is never going to happen”. “People like you are why Nigeria may never achieve its potential. Laidback lots! You are comfortable with creating a good life for yourself and yourself alone! No wonder Trump called us a […]

The Trial of General Bako *By Saheed Animashaun

The Trial of General Bako *By Saheed Animashaun Negeru, General Bako’s country of birth, is a “small” geographical enclave blessed with abundant resources. Quite paradoxically, Negeru is a grossly underdeveloped country in spite of these humongous endowments. Up until 18 years ago, Negeru had been largely ruled by men in Khaki, one of them being […]

Excessive Veneration of Public Officials And The Quest for Accountability

Discussions around the quest for greater accountability in government are a never ending one. It takes center stage in several citizen education platforms round the globe. The importance of accountability and transparency in government can never be exaggerated. It is the thread that holds democracy together. Democracy is touted as being a form of government […]