How Globacom Started: From a Taxi Driver to Nigerian 3rd Richest Man

How Globacom Started – the harder you work the luckier you become. Globacom Limited (GLO) is a privately owned Nigerian multinational telecommunications company headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria. It is owned by the Mike Adenuga Group which also consists of the then Equatorial Trust Bank (ETB) now Sterling Bank, Conoil PLC, Petroleum Marketing Company, and Conoil […]

How FCMB Started

How First City Monument Bank (FCMB) started. One of the 23 commercial banks in Nigeria today is First City Monument Bank. In fact it is not just among the 23 strong commercial banks but also competing for a position as one of the top 10 best banks in Nigeria. The bank today has 9 subsidiaries […]

HOW ABC TRANSPORT STARTED

Necessity is the mother of invention, the sages have long taught us. If you are uncomfortable about something then do something about it, the motivational speakers have since drummed into our ears. Are they right? I sure believe they are and one man who does not just believe that, but has gone ahead to prove […]

HOW WAKANOW STARTED

WAKANOW – AFRICA’S NUMBER ONE TRAVEL AGENCY Obinna Ekezie, is the founder of Africa’s number one online travel agency. He was born on August 22, 1975 in Warri but grew up in Port Harcourt, capital of Rivers State, Nigeria. His father was a prominent petroleum engineer and Obinna grew up dreaming of a similar career […]

HOW TANTALIZERS STARTED

Could firing be a blessing? All big achievers are big dreamers. More often than not, their dreams are bigger than who they are and what they have while dreaming. And one classical example of big dreamers are Bose Ayeni and Folu, her husband. They co-founded Tantalizers, one of the biggest and most popular fast foods […]