Human Interest

2 bound by chance airport encounter 7 years ago – July 14, 2013

The story of Jim Lafferty and Romeo Silva calls to mind the Pulitzer Prize winning novel “The Bridge of San Luis Rey” by Thornton Wilder, in which a singular incident points to a higher intention that changes the lives of those involved… Read Article >

About the Lagos Lagoon Road Runners – December 10, 2012

It was a moment of unlimited fun for brightest of Nigerian campus writers from different institutions across the country at the just concluded 5th edition of Campus Life Writers’ Workshop tagged Leadership 101 which was… Read Article >

Love endures: Expat completes PH adoption process – September 24, 2012

MANILA, Philippines – A 50-year-old American expatriate went through an emotional and expensive adoption process in the Philippines in taking custody of a Filipino child.
James Lafferty, general manager of British American Tobacco-Philippines, said he and his wife Susan fought for almost… Read Article >

NBC’s rising stake in Nigeria’s economic development – May 4,2011

HE recent announcement of plans by Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) – franchise bottler and distributor of products of the Coca-Cocla Company in Nigeria – to invest N45 billion to bouy up its operations in the country is a clear proof that the beverage firm is… Read Article >

All Hail Campus Life, Spoils Students At Writers’ Workshop – May 21, 2010

It was a moment of unlimited fun for brightest of Nigerian campus writers from different institutions across the country at the just concluded 5th edition of Campus Life Writers’ Workshop tagged Leadership 101 which was… Read Article >

Procter and Gamble gives away 1 million soap bars at NAIA – May 19, 2009

MANILA, Philippines – A US hygiene products firm donated one million pieces of its anti-microbial Safeguard soap to the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) to help minimize the chances of the A(H1N1) influenza virus entering the country.
“You’re lucky because being an island nation, the spread of the H1N1 has been greatly… Read Article >

GK Baseco kids hone their talents – August 31, 2008

Every morning, 11-year-old Jonel and his friends would practice their dance lessons for a school event in the streets of Baseco in Tondo, Manila.
When it rains, the streets get muddy and when it’s hot, the children have to endure the sting from the afternoon sun.
Still, the Baseco children sing and dance to their heart’s content in the… Read Article >

Exec saves a man’s life – May 6, 2007

MANILA, Philippines — On Oct. 24, 2006, Romil Silva of Lipa, Batangas, believed he saw Christ.
And no, he did not have shoulder-length hair, kind eyes or a two-inch beard. Rather, the person he saw had the build of a wrestler; wore rubber shoes, shorts and a marathon shirt and was furiously giving CPR to his father who had suffered a heart attack.
It was more than two months later before he… Read Article >

Philippines: P&G donates P10-M worth of products and cash to aid typhoon victims – December 8, 2006

Proctor and Gamble has donated P10-M worth of products and cash to the Philippine National Red Cross (PNRC) to help support the victims of typhoon Reming. In addition to P100,000 in cash, P&G also donated products consisting of over.. Read Article >

Witness to disaster – January 16, 2005

Jim Lafferty was relaxing after breakfast Dec. 26, halfway through a two-week vacation in Phuket, Thailand.
Then the Finneytown native saw people running through the Laguna oceanfront… Read Article >

One Tough Daddy

Procter & Gamble president James Lafferty proves that the hardest job in the world is not running a business but managing a home.
No business should ever come first to raising one’s own family. That’s what Procter & Gamble president James Lafferty said to the… Read Article >

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