TRADE NEWSWIRE, an International Socio-Economic News Portal is a Strategic Business Unit of SULAIMAN ADENEKAN ASSOCIATES, a Management/ Marketing consulting firm founded by a Strategist, Sulaiman Adenekan.
Sulaiman Adenekan practiced as a journalist with THE PUNCH Newspapers of Punch Nigeria Limited, where he covered several business sectors of the Nigerian economy for almost four years.
He has published 1340 stories, features, interviews and analysis between August 24, 2007 when he was employed and March 3, 2011, he resigned from THE PUNCH to private practice.
Business sectors covered by him while in THE PUNCH include Trade and Commerce; Manufacturing; Maritime; Agriculture; Brands and Marketing; Tourism; International trade; Economy; Corporate Governance; Oil and Gas, Corporate Social Responsibility; Management and Appointment; Labour and Employers’ related issues.
His quality write-ups and investigative competence made him to be selected among West African journalists who benefited from the training in Introduction to Business and Financial Reporting organised by Thomson Reuters Foundation/ The Investment Climate Facility for Africa in 2009 in less than two years of his journalism practice.
He had also undergone training in General Steel Fabrication and Fittings course at Nigerdock Training School, Nigerdock Nig. Plc, Snake Island, Lagos, in 2006.
Sulaiman Adenekan, a Business and Marketing Management professional, bagged Masters of Business Administration degree with specialization in Marketing from Lagos State University, Ojo; Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye; Member, National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria; and Associate Member, Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria.
He also worked briefly with Reeds Advertising Agency and a steel manufacturing company, Mouka Pipe mills now branded Nigeria Gas and Steel Limited.
Challenges of life, i.e unemployment experience faced by Sulaiman Adenekan for several years at some points in his lifetime among other life experiences contributed to his passion for the development and advancement of humanity.
Sulaiman Adenekan’s experience over the years and his passion for the development of Nigeria, Africa and the world in general led to selfless writing of five proposals, to that effect, presented to the Nigerian private and public sectors’ stakeholders to advance the existence of humanity on the surface of the earth and equally engender peaceful co-existence of mankind in the society.