The 8th Christopher Kolade Lecture sought to examine the impact of integrity on business resilience during crises, like we’ve seen recently.
These. Are. Interesting. times. Never has the world, at least not in recent times, witnessed such a huge disruption to our social and economic life. The COVID-19 pandemic brought the world to a standstill for a few months; dealt a huge blow to individuals and businesses all around the world. A major challenge has been […]
Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are crucial and known contributors to employment, economic and export growth of nations. In Nigeria, MSMEs contribute 48% of national GDP, account for 96% of the private sector and 84% of national employment. However, the novel COVID-19 pandemic, which has ravaged the entire globe, has negatively impacted businesses all […]
The 1st CBI Webinar on the crucial role of civil society in nation building held on May 28th, 2020. These are the major highlights of the discussions.
Stakeholders discuss Actionable Steps for MSMEs in Response to the Covid19 Pandemic during the MSMEStandards Webinar
On May 06 2020, CBI hosted the MSMEConversations Webinar on Crisis Response, in partnership with Proshare and DealHQ, under its MSMEStandards project.
The Convention on Business Integrity, CBi, as part of its commitment to public policy engagement and driving the advocacy on building integrity in the business environment, hosted Regulatory Conversations 6.0 on 5th March, 2020 at Grand Banquet Hall of the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos. The Conversation with the theme “National Identity Number: Matters Arising […]
The fifth edition of Regulatory Conversations (RC 5.0) series, themed “National Integrity Barometer: A Roadmap for 2020” took place on the 10th of December 2019. It addressed the various private-led integrity interventions in the systems and institutions in the Nation as well as provided the platform to discuss the effectiveness of the interventions.
As part of its advocacy for deepening the capacity and scale of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises, MSMEs, in Nigeria the Convention on Business Integrity (CBi) in collaboration with Action Aid and the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), hosted the formal unveiling of the “Ethics Quite Easily Demonstrated” platform in Lagos.
The Convention on Business Integrity (CBi) in collaboration with Action Aid, Business Day, NESG, LCCI and Proshare will on December 10th, 2019 host the Regulatory Conversations 5.0 – a public-private sector dialogues aimed at promoting good corporate governance, integrity and sound practices in efforts to grow and diversify Nigeria’s economy. The focus of the conservation this December is around the […]
The second in a series of round table sessions on service delivery in Nigerian ports took place on the 22nd of October in Abuja and was hosted by CBI
Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN) to hold Roundtable Session on “Service Delivery at the Nigerian Ports”
The Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN), represented in Nigeria by the Convention on Business Integrity (CBI), is set to host a roundtable session themed, “Towards Standard Operating Procedures That Work in Nigeria’s Sea Ports & Terminals” on Tuesday, October 8th, 2019.
CBI Hosts Discourse on CBN FX Restrictions on Food Imports, in line with its Business Action Against Corruption (BAAC) Mandate
On Tuesday, September 24, 2019, the Convention on Business Integrity (CBI) in partnership with ActionAid, Nigerian Economic Summit Group, Lagos Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Business Day Newspapers and Proshare hosted its 4th installment in the series of the “Regulatory Conversations” in fulfillment of the objectives of the Business Action Against Corruption (BAAC) project. The […]
The Convention on Business Integrity (CBI) in collaboration with the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) cordially invites you to a one-day Agricultural Investment Summit under the Business Innovation Facility (BIF) programme currently run by the CBI. The objective of this Summit is to provide a pipeline of investment opportunities generated from tested innovations in Nigeria’s agricultural […]
The Governance, Leadership & Ethics Conference took place on the 28th of June at the Lekki Coliseum in Lagos and it featured a host of speakers and panelist from the public and private sector discussing how to build a thriving economy on the three pillars of good governance, leadership and ethics. Unique case studies from […]
The Annual Christopher Kolade lecture series which commenced in 2013 was instituted in the name of an Integrity icon to mark his landmark year- his 80th birthday. The lecture series is emerging as a forum for businesses to engage with experts and with each other on business integrity issues. The past five editions have addressed […]
The 5th edition of the annual Christopher Kolade Lecture on Business Integrity took place on the 29th of June, 2017 at the Landmark Events Center, Lekki. The event which was themed “Prevention is better than cure” was attended by captains of industry from the private sector, as well and key figures from the public sector. […]
The 2008 global financial crisis re-emphasized the importance of compliance and risk management but perhaps a tale of the fall of Britain’s Oldest Bank, Barings, could further buttress the point. Even though, the fall of Lehman Brothers and numerous banking scandals after Barings by far incurred losses of greater magnitude, there remains a story to […]
Mr. Opeyemi Agbaje Takes Over the Mantle of Leadership as He is Appointed Chairman of the Governing Board
MR. OPEYEMI AGBAJE TAKES OVER THE MANTLE OF LEADERSHIP AS HE IS APPOINTED AS CHAIRMAN, GOVERNING BOARD OF THE INTEGRITY/THE CONVENTION ON BUSINESS INTEGRITY ORGANISATION LAGOS, AUGUST 23, 2016. The Governing Board of Integrity organization appoints and ratifies the appointment of Board members. At the meeting of the Governing Board of Integrity Organisation (consisting of […]
Dr. Christopher Kolade CON is amongst the few that have blazed a distinguished career and maintained their integrity over the years. In recognition of his contributions to the issues of Integrity and support for the organization over the years, the organization decided to honour him by instituting this lecture series in his name as he […]