After leading one of the most recognized music labels/companies in Nigeria and Africa, Tripple MG, for years, Ubi Franklin sure knows a thing or two about being a leader and taking your company to the top and aiming for Boss Heights.
The Nollywood actress marked her 40th birthday yesterday and people from all over Nigeria, including Tony Elumelu, Chief Igbinedion, Herbert Wigwe and the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Tarkwright came out to celebrate with her.
Good news for Nigerian businessmen and women.....Britain just added the Naira to the list of pre approved currencies for conducting trade.
This moves makes it easy for transactions with Nigerian businesses denominated in the local currency to be conducted.
With this, the Naira becomes one of the three currencies from West Africa that can benefit for its programme of funding transactions that promote trade with Britain.
According to the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright, via a statement.........
“This is a clear indication of how much value the UK places on its relationship with Nigeria. It will provide a firm foundation for a significant increase in trade and investment between both countries."
According to the the statement, the UK would provide up to 85 per cent of funding for projects containing a minimum of 20 per cent British content.
“The Naira financing will follow the same structure as someone buying in sterling, except that Nigerian firms taking out …