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ELECTIONS: INEC POSTPONES ELECTIONS TO 23 FEBRUARY 2019

The #NigeriaDecides2019⁠ ⁠ Elections now to hold on; 23rd February, 2019 for Presidential and National Assembly while the Governorship, State House of Assembly and...

US SECRETARY OF STATE, POMPEO CALLS ATIKU , REAFFIRMING INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY...

As the country prepares for elections tomorrow, the President has assuaged Nigerians that all would go on as planned and there is no need...

UNION BANK PARTNERS WITH GOOGLE TO BRING FREE SUPER FAST INTERNET...

  In line with deepening Broadband penetration in Nigeria from thirty percent to sixty percent , private sectors have over the years deployed internet connectivity...

Strong Momentum & Continuous Growth in Economy Further Show Buhari Administration’s...

In what is a clear indication of the effectiveness of the economic policies of the Buhari presidency, Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) figures recorded...

Switzerland working to prevent violence in Nigeria’s upcoming presidential elections

By signing the Abuja Peace Agreement, the main candidates have today renewed their commitment to conducting peaceful presidential elections and promoting post-election peace. Switzerland...

Eight Ways We’re Preparing for Elections Across Africa

With a number of upcoming elections across Africa, we want to share an update on our work to reduce the spread of misinformation, protect...

Hunger on the rise in Africa, new UN report reveals

  A new United Nations report reveals that hunger is on the rise in Africa following years of decline due to a number of reasons,...

Romantic Phishing is on the Rise – How Not to Lose...

  Kaspersky Lab (www.Kaspersky.com) experts have detected a sharp increase in phishing activities from criminals offering users various romantic goods on the eve of St....

Grass-Cutting Scandal: Court Adjourns Ex-SGF, Babachir’s Trial to Mar 18

  A Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court sitting in Maitama has adjourned the fraud case involving a former Secretary to the Government of the...

NNPC, JV Partners Sign FID on Assa North Fields

  A major step on attaining sufficiency in domestic gas supply was taken by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Wednesday in Abuja with the...

The current Igbo are “inferior Igbo.” – Obi Nwakanma

  Nwanna, Many years ago, the General, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu spoke about the "Biafra of the mind." Only a few, I think, understood him. Well,...

NIMC FCT COORDINATOR VISITS NCC

-Solicits Support For Enrolment Centres The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Coordinator of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), Ndi Awan, paid a familiazation visit to...

ELECTION BOYCOTT: AN OPEN LETTER TO MAZI NNAMDI KANU, IPOB

“Come now, and let us reason together,” Says the Lord. - The Holy Bible Since this letter is likely to be read by a wide range...

Conlog launches blockchain incubation programme in partnership with Tshimologong Precinct

  Leading smart metering solutions provider, Conlog, has partnered with Wits University’s Tshimologong Precinct to launch an innovative technology programme. With a strong focus on...

IGP DECRIES INCREASING ACTS OF IMPUNITY AND JUNGLE JUSTICE

  · Condoles victims’ family and friends · Assures that justice must prevail The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni has expressed deep concerns...

Stakeholders Rallies for Improved Broadband Penetration Across Nigeria

  The Honourable Minister of Communications, Barr Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu disclosed that the Nigerian Government and her Indian counterpart has forged an alliance that would...

NSCDC arrests 2 fake currency circulators

  The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Kebbi State has arrested two suspected fake currency circulators. The suspects, Abubakar Shagari from Sokoto and...

Tax Generation: Magu Commends FIRS, Calls for More Collaboration

  The acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has commended the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, for the giant strides achieved...

DAVIDO: HIS SEAMLESS TRANSITION FROM MUSIC TO A POPULAR PDP ICON

  Davido, he needs no introduction! Some call him the "coolest" kid in Africa , while some call him the "chat topping dude" but one...

ELECTION BOYCOTT AND THE IMPLICATIONS TO THE IGBO IN FUTURE

  For those clamouring for election boycott let me brief you on the implications and consequences if they succeed in deceiving you. The Catalan independence movement...

CAN I DO ONLY TRADITIONAL MARRIAGE?

  For the past two weeks I've received multiples of questions where I was asked if it is a must for a Christian to go...

FANS LAMENT AND GROAN AS CHELSEA FC IS BEING WALLOPED BY...

  You can't deny Aguero is goal machine machine! Never in their history have they been walloped so badly ! After the building of the...

WALKING IN THE SPIRIT – SALAMI

  As a Christian the need to walk and work with the Holy spirit is importance. He is the comforter and the teacher. In Acts...

Anambra State:Ndikelionwu Youth Empowerment Seminar (NYES!) Changes the Narratives In Capacity...

  Empowering young people is built into the foundations of the Sustainable Development Goals, an ambitious global agenda to transform our world by 2030. When...

Eight Suspects in EFCC Net Over Online Fraud

  Operatives of the Ibadan Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested eight suspected internet fraudsters at the Elebu-Oja area...

OHANEZE TALKS ABOUT POLICE SERVICE COMMISSION  AND HOW IGBO WERE SCHEMED...

  The current postings by the Police Service Commission, PSC, has once more vindicated the position of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide on the mindless victimisation and...

CBN Licenses Interswitch, Flutterwave, Venture Garden, Pagatech, e-Tranzact, VTN as International...

In furtherance of efforts to liberalise the Foreign Exchange Market, ensure liquidity and make foreign exchange more readily available to low end users, the...

Facebook partners with NGOs in 15 countries for Safer internet 8...

  This week social network Facebook announced its collaboration with non-profit organisations representing over 15 African countries to mark Safer Internet Day 2019 today, and...

New Board of EMTS Nigeria visit NCC.

  The New Board and Management of Emerging Markets Telecommunications Services Nigeria Ltd (EMTS), that’s 9Mobile paid a courtesy visit to the Nigerian Communications Commission....

US Position on the Upcoming Nigerian Elections

The United States government supports a free, fair, transparent, and peaceful election that reflects the will of the Nigerian people. It is critical that...

Alleged $40m Fraud: Jonathan’s Cousin, Azibaola Closes Defence

Alleged $40m Fraud: Jonathan’s Cousin, Azibaola Closes DefenceAlleged $40m Fraud: Jonathan’s Cousin, Azibaola Closes Defence Robert Azibaola, a cousin to former president, Goodluck Jonathan, has...

DIAMOND BANK INTRODUCES XCLUSIVEPLUS, HIGHLIGHTS BENEFITS TO CUSTOMERS

In their  quest to go beyond banking in serving their  customers better and impacting their lives, Diamond Bank have introduced a premium lifestyle subscription...

South African AI Tech Start-Up, Cortex Logic, Secures Investment To Grow...

  South African based Artificial Intelligence Software & Solutions provider Cortex Logic secures growth investment to expand it’s reach to new clients in Europe &...

Anambra State :How Innocent Man Was Mobbed To Death After Being...

  A man met his untimely end at the hands of angry villagers in Umuoji area of Anambra state. The deceased identified as Paschal Chinazor...

This administration has given 20 Billion in Life – Yemi Osibanjo

  The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo has berated those that have raised eyebrows on the financial and social interventionist scheme by this administration. Tradermoni,...

Finally, Gov Ambode Present N852bn Budget

  Weeks to Elections Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday presented the year 2019 budget proposal of N852.316billion to the House of Assembly,...

Ecobank and Terre des Hommes launch Safe Savings Project to empower...

Ecobank (Ecobank.com), the pan-African bank, is partnering with leading international children rights NGO Terre des Hommes (TdH.ch) to offer digital financial services to some...

Uphold Integrity and Transparency, Magu Charges Students

  The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has again called on youths and students to shun internet fraud...

SAHARA REPORTERS LIED ON BHT CAPTURE OF FIVE ADAMAWA TOWNS

  The attention of Theatre Command Operation LAFIYA DOLE has been drawn to a misleading news story on Sahara Reporters website, posted on 4th February...

Scholars and experts chart pathway against fake news at Pan Atlantic...

  • INEC outlines five core tasks for media in Elections 2019 • Misinformation distorts the capital markets and poses risks to assets, reputations and lives...

Over $10 billon of Africa telecom, media and technology (TMT) infrastructure...

Over $10 billon of Africa telecom, media and technology (TMT) infrastructure initial public offering (IPO) and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals predicted in 2019...

“Fire On, Fire On, and Fire On,” Ooni of Ife Endorses ...

The Ooni of Ife, His Royal Majesty Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, yesterday, expressed strong admiration and support for Professor Kingsley Moghalu, while receiving the...

TROOPS VANQUISH BOKO HARAM TERRORISTS

  Troops of Sector 3 of Operation LAFIYA DOLE deployed in Mallam Fatori in Abadam Local Government of Borno State yesterday 2 February 2019 at...

EFCC Secures 40 Convictions In January

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC recorded a landmark 40 convictions in the month of January 2019 alone. This number is a cumulative...

“HELP MY UNBELIEF” – FRED OBETOH

The greatest problem we have today is the believe system. This is one sore point that we Christian face on daily basis. The need...

CHINWE THE 16YR OLD BRIDE IN ANAMBRA DIVORCED & FREED FINALLY!

Remember the young girl given out to Igwilo as a bride ! She is 15 married to a man of 60s! The good news...

“We are safe and sound” said Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo

  The nation was thrown into confusion when the Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo helicopter crash landed somewhere in Kogi but the Vice President came out...

Emmanuel Esezobor & Wife Bring “Laughter & Miracle” To Abuja Residents

  The City of Abuja and its environs is yet to experience another awesome packages from one of the fast growing church of Bishop Emmanuel...

Ekweremadu: Why we will return PDP to power The Deputy

  The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has said that the sense of belonging given to the South East region and infrastructural...

OPEN LETTER TO NDI-OZUBULU ON GIRL CHILD RIGHT’S ABUSE OF MISS...

. The News About The Under-Age Marriage Contracted Between Izuchukwu Igwilo (56) & Miss Chinwe (15) Is Against The Spirit & Letters Of The Child...

BIG BROTHER 2019 AUDITIONS: THE CROWD, THE CASUALTIES , WHERE DO...

Where do I start from? From going for BBN auditions to turning to a casualty specialist and helping admit unconscious bodies in the hospital? Mentally traumatized:Permit...

VLC celebrates 3 billion downloads, set to add AirPlay for Apple...

VLC is probably one of the most popular multimedia apps in history, never mind on many of the platforms it currently supports. The open...

EFCC Arraigns Woman for Alleged N17.6m Fraud

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, arraigned one Ngozi Anumudu on January 31, 2019 before Justice Anna Akobi of a Federal Capital Territory,...

NCC takes cybercrime crusade to Niger State

…Fortifies consumers with safety measures The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on 31st January 2019, stormed the Mokwa Local Government Area of Niger State to sensitise...

Standard Chartered launches second wave of digital-only retail banks across four...

Standard Chartered (www.SC.com) today announced the start of the second phase of its digital-only retail bank across Africa. In response to growing consumer demand...

Former President of Tanzania to head Commonwealth Observer Group for Nigerian...

Former President of Tanzania to head Commonwealth Observer Group for Nigerian elections The Commonwealth Secretary-General, Patricia Scotland, constituted the observer group following an invitation from...

Troops Nab IPOB Members for Attacking Place of Worship in Aba...

  Between the 20th to 27th of January, 2019, the following are the major occurences or gains of Exercise EGWU EKE 111 in the South...

FAAC Shares N649bn to FG, State, LGCs in January 2019

FAAC Shares N649bn to FG, State, LGCs in January 2019 A total of N649.198 billion has been distributed as Federal Allocation for the month of...

Labour Minister Clarifies Issues on 2019 National Minimum Wage Bill

The attention of the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige has been drawn to the various misrepresentations being given to the Press Briefing...

Axiz partners with Innova to provide High Throughput Satellite (HTS) connectivity...

  In an African channel first, Axiz has announced the signing of Innova HTS, a new partner that enables cost-effective broadband satellite solutions into Africa. Innova HTS complements an...

COAS VISITS 3 DIVISION AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY, COMMISSIONS AGENT BANKING AND...

  The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General TY Buratai, is undertaking a 4 day operational visit of units under 3 Division area of...

“I AM PERPLEXED” SAID BUHARI OVER WHAT HE SAW AT ABA

Today we took our Presidential Campaign to Abia and Imo States. In Aba I commissioned the Ariaria Market Independent Power Project. I assured the...

CHERRY: THE AFRICAN STAR APPLE (UDARA)

  The African star apple, locally called Cherry, *(Agbalumo)* is in full bloom. You can see the fruits on sales along the highways and roadsides...

United Nations appeals for Sustained Humanitarian Support amid surge in conflict...

Millions of civilians continue to grapple with extreme adversity across north-east Nigeria and the rest of the Lake Chad region where a recent surge...

LAI MOHAMMED SPEAKS ON JUSTICE WALTER ONNOGHEN SUSPENSION

TEXT OF PRESS CONFERENCE BY THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF INFORMATION AND CULTURE, ALHAJI LAI MOHAMMED, IN ABUJA ON MONDAY, 28 JAN 2019 Gentlemen of the...

Fintech company, e4 backs its strategic transformation plans

ICTITECH   Fintech company, e4, which offers Software-as-a-Service driven digital solutions, has announced the appointment of Ntombi Mphokane, as its first HR and transformation executive. Responsible...

Rolfes Water says total water management solutions are crucial

Water reuse continues to lead as a crucial initiative among industrial and mining sectors. This is according to Andre Opperman, managing director, Rolfes Water:...

Renmoney Integrates Freshworks Support and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Solutions to...

Renmoney (Renmoneyng.com), one of Nigeria’s leading fintech companies, has deployed Freshworks (www.Freshworks.com) customer engagement software to set up an integrated support and CRM system. Renmoney provides convenient loans,...

2019 Elections: Civil Societies Parley With Inspector General of Police M.A...

  Courtesy visit to the Inspector General of Police, Ag. IGP M.A Adamu NPM, mni by members of Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room at the...

Diezani N264.8m Bribe: Two INEC Staff Bag 91 Years Jail Term

  Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court, Lagos has sentenced two former staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Christian Nwosu and...