The construction industry has long been one of the backbones of any society, and yet, it is often overlooked in terms of recognition and appreciation. Many individuals involved in the trades, such as carpenters, electricians, and plumbers, are seen as “blue-collar workers” and not given the same respect as other professions. However, this perception is slowly changing, thanks to events such as iCreate Africa’s Builders Show powered by the Skillers Platform.
LORD’S London Dry Gin, organiser of the Lord’s Achievers Award, has announced the return of the ceremony for the fifth time, as it kicked off the much-awaited ceremony with its pre-award Mix and Mingle, held recently in Victoria Island, Lagos.
The Naira redesign and the facing out of the old N200, N500, and N1,000 notes by the CBN has continued to cause an uproar among the citizens as no one are not able to assess the new notes. Just a few days ago, security agencies raided spots across the country to arrest those keeping the new notes.