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FinTech in Africa: Accelerating the Digital Transformation of Banking & Financial...

7.2 million digital financial services users in Africa, 45,000 banking agents, and $300 million monthly transactions The launch and growth of digital financial services has...

Africa Fintech Foundry set to award $10,000 in cash prize to...

Africa FinTech Foundry (AFF) is an Access Bank initiative that aims to nurture, fund, and accelerate the growth of FinTech start-ups in Africa through...

ADE DIGITAL RECOGNISED FOR ITS STRIDES IN DIGITAL MARKETING SPACE

  In recognition of its strides in the Nigerian digital marketing space, ADE Digital, an indigenous digital marketing company based in Lagos has been recognized...

PRINCE ARTHUR EZE OUTLAWS LEVIES IN UKPO, DECLARES SCHOLARSHIP FOR SCHOOLS...

  The need to educate folks is one of the things that project a state forward and position them for the future. Capacity building is...

57% of Africa’s population lacking any form of bank account

    The ongoing Fourth Industrial Revolution is a technological transformation that is changing the way we live, work and communicate. It is altering every aspect...

THIRD MAINLAND BRIDGE IS SAFE FOR USE BY THE MOTORING PUBLIC...

    The General Public is hereby informed that the expansion joint shown in a Facebook video clip, is one of those slated for change during...

EKUBO PLANS A POWER-PACKED PROGRAM IN IBADAN

Ibadan city, the ancient city of Oyo State would be witnessing a great manifestation as the vessel of God whom God is using to...

2019 EASTER CELEBRATIONS: IGP TASKS CHRISTIANS TO EMULATE THE SELFLESS LIFESTYLE...

  ​· Directs Zonal AIGs and Command CPs to ensure Crime and Crisis Free Celebration As part of measures to ensure a peaceful and incident- free...

NIGERIAN ARMY FEMALE VOLLEYBALL TEAM WINS MEDAL & SPIKER AWARD AT...

    The Nigerian Army Female Volleyball Team (NAFVT) has won Bronze Medal for Nigeria at the just concluded 2019 Confederation of African Volleyball (CAVB) Zone...

EASTER: LET’S PRAY FOR THE NATION AND TOE THE PATH OF...

  As the nation tilts to a new adminstration with just concluded elections. Political gladiators have gone to the tribunal to slug it out some...

SEDIQ MOSES BRINGS NATIONAL PRAYER SUMMIT THIS APRIL 

​ The need to always pray for the nation is so imperative! Christians have been advised to always be in the prayer mood for the...

WHY A BOSS NEEDS TO FORTIFY HIMSELF OR HERSELF IN A...

    I usually murmur "same to you" or "may your curses return to you" or "may all negative prayers directed at me not be answered"...

EARN MORE MONEY AND BE KILLED BY YOUR HUSBAND – ANAYO...

  The burden of high earning female career bankers. Only Dupe and Cynthia appeared to have decoded the real cause of Ifeoma's black eye, which was...

ONITSHA BUSINESS SCHOOL AND THE TALE OF A YORUBA MAN IN...

  Professor Olusegun O. Sogbesan Director General and the owner of Onitsha Business School arrived Agulu in the then old Anambra state in 1985 from...

(SPONSORED) BISHOP IDAHOSA DECLARES EASTER SUNDAY AS RESURRECTION MIRACLE & COMMUNION...

  The city of Ajah, Lagos and its environs has just received an impactful Grace for Restoration of Glory by the Resurrection of Christ on...

ARM Supports Young Entrepreneurs through DAAYTA 2019

The Deji Alli ARM Young Talent Award (DAAYTA) by Asset & Resource Management Holding Company Limited (ARM) on Friday, April 12, 2019, in an...

CODEFEST INTRODUCES KIDS TO ROBOTICS AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AT THE EASTER...

  In line with the demands of the 4th Industrial revolution, CodeFest an incubation hub located in Lagos would be equipping the young ones with...

Vote for your favourite African creative in the DLA Online Pitch...

    Public voting is now open until April 28 for the 30 African creatives selected to compete at theDigital Lab Africa (DLA) Online Pitch Competition. The DLA...

HAVE YOU NOTICED THAT MANY OF OUR SONS ARE BECOMING USELESS?

  I have watched with pains as very successful parents unknowingly set their sons on the path of uselessness. Many aging parents realize too late...

OPINION REPORT: IKE EKWEREMADU, ELECTRIC CARS AND THE REST OF US

  The Nigerian senate witnessed a turning point in the debate when the issue of electronic vehicles (EV) was presented and Ben Bruce called for...

NNPC Clears Air on Alleged $22 Billion Brass LNG Project Cost...

  … Says it Paid One Dollar to Conoco Philips Contrary to speculation that the Brass LNG has gulped $22 billion, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation...

NCC Officials Meet Ondo Governor, Secured Deal on Strategic Collaboration and...

  Strategic collaboration and partnership, a central component of the 8-Point Agenda of the Management of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), got a fillip recently...

The Right Brains are needed to solve the problem with establishment...

  About 50 years ago, China performed a National research over why would their neither (Japan) with less population, smaller land mass and less natural...

STARTHUB INNOVATION AND OTHERS BRING THE PLIGHT OF START-UPS & HUBS...

  As the world moves toward the fourth industrial revolution, the need to have government engage the private sector especially those in the information communication...

​HOW MY  SON MOTIVATED ME TO START SINGING  GOSPEL MUSIC –...

Gone are the days when the Africa Woman is limited in Ambition. Today, if she can dream it, it is likely that she can...

The Federal government Nigeria will never relent in providing care to...

. This was the position of the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Aisha Abubakar when she played host to the under-secretary General...

FG To Commence Full Commercial Operations On Itakpe-Ajaokuta-Warri Rail Line

The Federal Government has said that it will commence full commercial operations on the Itakpe-Ajaokuta-Warri Railway after three months of free train test ride...

NCC Kano Zonal Office Meets Mobile Phones and Allied Products Traders

  The Zonal Office of the Nigerian Communications Commission in Kano recently received members of the Association of Mobile Phones and Allied Products Traders of...

[SPONSORED] CITY OF GLORY GLOBAL MINISTRY PLANS 4DAYS OF PROGRAM

  City of Glory brings a program designed to break yokes. This is in line with the biblical injunction which said that "whom the son...

[SPONSORED POST] FRANCIS CHUKWUKADIBIA BRINGS A TWO NIGHT PROGRAM TO THE...

  known as Dancing Prophet, the founder of CITY OF TESTIMONY ADORATION MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL , a firebrand Christian organization brings a two night program, tagged...

The Innovative Strategies and Technologies Driving Access to Finance in West...

        The key mandate of the development finance department is promoting access to finance to ensure job creation and sustainable inclusive economic growth in Nigeria. Dr....

IKE EKWEREMADU CHAIRS THE 9TH ASSEMBLY ORIENTATION EXERCISE FOR THE NEW...

  Elections have come and gone , winners have been identified and losers possibly going to courts or eating the humble pie. One of the...

NCC Topicalises Sustainability of Schools Support Programmes

  The Kano Zonal Office of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) recently gave a concrete expression to the centrality of all-inclusive consultations as a theme...

Fake Loverboy Bags One Year for $15,000 Online Fraud

  Abuja Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday, April 12, 2019 secured the conviction of Ohiaeri Stanley Chukwudi for...

With elections over, Nigeria is set to for faster growth, Udoma...

The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, and his Finance Ministry counterpart, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, at the weekend in Washington...

PAXFUL®: AI-POWERED SECURITY ROLLED OUT TO AFRICA’S BITCOIN ECONOMY 

   Nigeria, Ghana among Paxful’s leading markets globally. Paxful  (https://paxful.com/), a peer-to-peer Bitcoin marketplace, announced that they have teamed up with Jumio®, a digital identity and...

PASSAGE OF THE POLICE TRUST FUND BILL: IGP SALUTES THE NATIONAL...

    · Confident it will engender efficiency in policing the Country The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni has hailed the leadership and...

Kidnapping Gang That Killed Okebata, Nigerian-American Soldier In Okigwe In 2017...

  A seven-member notorious kidnapping gang have recounted how they killed an American Soldier in Okigwe area of Imo State in 2017. The deceased, a Nigerian...

FAITH CATHEDRAL CELEBRATES 28 YEARS ANNIVERSARY WITH CENTENARY, PA OBETOH

  Twenty Eight years isn't a walk in a park! Having been in the business of propagating and dissemination of the gospel of Christ these...

MY GLORY IS DIFFERENT FROM YOUR GLORY – FRED OBETOH

  As a Christian there are things that we must understand and one thing that makes our life (un)bearable is glory. We all have different...

Two Sides Of Gullibility – Elochukwu Nicholas Ohagi

  In other to avoid being tagged gullible, many people have rushed into attacking religion. Just like drunks can easily quote in their favor where...

FEELING DUPED BY NEW CHRISTIAN CHURCHES, NNEWI YOUTHS ARE MASSIVELY RETURNING...

    Mr. Obinku had decided to accede to his friend's request to come worship with his Bible believing church. That was the time when things were...

THE CONSEQUENCES OF LATE MARRIAGE AND THE VERY REASONS WHY YOU...

  When I came to the knowledge of this truth way back in the secondary school, I made up my mind to marry before the...

Omotola Takes On The World On “The Authentic African Story” At...

  The Nigerian movie ecosystem known informally as Nollywood has come of age and today is a multi billion Naira industry. It is no more...

BETHEL OF GRACE COVENANT ASSEMBLY PLANS ANNIVERSARY AND THANKSGIVING

  Having come a long way in the business of propagating the gospel of God , this has informed the Bethel of Grace Convenient Assembly...

‘NCC Has Sustained Efforts in Ensuring that Telecoms Operators Do the...

The President of the Enugu Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ECCIMA), Emeka Udeze, yesterday, stated that: “NCC has sustained the efforts in...

OLUSEGUN ROBERT PLANS MID YEAR CONTINUOUS EDUCATION FOR CLERGIES AT WACOMBS

Just like everything in life, the need to train and retrain makes ones a professional and approved. Having this in mind, Rev. David.R. Olusegun...

Oyo, Kano, Akwa Ibom, others endemic areas with out-of-school children

  A survey by the Federal Government has revealed that the out-of-school children menace is endemic in Kano, Akwa Ibom, Katsina, Kaduna, Taraba, Sokoto, Yobe,...

Christian Chukwu: Ex- Rangers and our debt to our Heroes

  It was a huge relief to read the other day that Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has reacted quickly to the story of...

CHITOLA INTRODUCES TIGERNUTS FLOUR TO THE NIGERIAN MARKET

  Tiger nuts, also known yellow nutsedge or earth almonds is one food that Its medicinal value can't be underestimated. Having this in mind, ChiTola...

Why we Must Never See Genocide Again in the World, by...

The resurgence of hate speech, racism, nationalism and all of the identity type problems that is going on around the world today is frightening...

The risks and benefits in the race to hyperscale

  Organisations are looking to move big data workloads to the cloud in increasing numbers. Andrew Cruise, Managing Director at Routed, Africa’s only vendor neutral...

AfricaOnline Ghana launches JOLA Ka-Band high-speed broadband Satellite service on Avanti’s...

AfricaOnline, one of Ghana's oldest ISPs and a Gondwana International Networks(GIN) subsidiary, has announced the launch of its new JOLA service, a high-speed broadband satellite...

IMO STATE: HAS EMPIRE PROJECT WON THE RACE FOR BUILDING BIGGEST...

  Touted to be one of the biggest gas station or filling station in the country, the Empire Filling Station located at Owerri, Imo State...

CHRISTIAN CHUKWU IS NOT A DESTITUTE OLD MAN

  The Enugu State Government has so far been restrained in its reaction to the spate of misinformation and outright lies promoted by a friend...

QUAM OJIKUTU TO HEAD VOGUEPAY’S CANADIAN EXPANSION PROJECT

VoguePay an indigenous financial technology (FinTech) firm based in Lagos with an eye to expansion to North America has appointed Quam Ojikutu to drive...

ỌN THE WOMAN FEARED KILLED BY ARMY VAN IN ABA

  The attention of the Headquarters 14 Brigade, Nigerian Army Ohafia is drawn to a publication claiming reckless treatment of a woman accidentally hit by...

NCC ready for 70% broadband penetration, says Danbatta

    The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof Umar Garba Danbatta, has said that the Commission is ready to drive the...

EFCC Arraigns Ex-SMEDAN Boss over N104.7m Money Laundering

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, arranged former Director General of SMEDAN, Bature Umar Masari before a Federal...

Onifade Obadare brings “Moving to the Palace” To Igando Residents

The manifestation of Lord has been unleashed at Igando, Idimu and environs as Onifade Obadare brings a power backed crusade and church program...

CODEFEST TO BRINGS LAGOS KIDS TO THE BASICS OF COMPUTER CODING

  Catching them young is one way most of the technological developed nations scale. The need to get the young ones acquainted with the most...

WHY MANY SONS OF WEALTHY PARENTS ARE TURNING INTO IRRESPONSIBLE ADULTS!

  Have you noticed that most men raised by today's above average and wealthy families end up disappointing their parents and many people who had...

What’s the difference between cell phone protection and a warranty?

So, you’ve got a new phone. Figuring out the difference between cell phone protection plans vs. warranties isn’t exactly as fun as picking out...

Nigerians to Enjoy Seamless Mobile payment and Money Transfer with the...

With the growing level of acceptance and also teething challenges of mobile payment and digital remittance Nigerians face on daily basis, BeepTool, an indigenous...

Kaduna Govt Pledges Support for AKK Pipeline Project

… As NNPC Moves to Increase Domestic Gas Supply from 1.5bscf/d to 5bscf/d The Abuja-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project received a major boost on Thursday...

Air Peace orders 30 brand new E195-E2 jets in $2.1bn deal...

  West and Central Africa’s biggest airline, Air Peace today. (Wednesday) set a continental record with a firm order for 10 brand new Embraer 195-E2...

SUNDAY RANT: GOD IS NOT COMING TO SAVE YOU FROM POVERTY...

  (When Jesus does come again it’s NOT to save you but to JUDGE you and your talents like in that popular parable!)- So, it...

My Visit to the Disabled Biafran War Veterans Camp

  Just like veterans around the globe, Biafra veterans are the last men standing. Stood for the old Eastern regions, fought at the Front lines...

FG Condemns Execution Of Nigerian In Saudi Arabia

The Federal Government has condemned in the strongest terms, the execution of a Nigerian national, Mrs. Kudirat Adesola Afolabi, widow and mother of two,...

FAITH CATHEDRAL CELEBRATES 28 YEARS, REACHES OUT TO WIDOWS IN THE...

  Faith Cathedral international Ministry Egbeda will be celebrating their 28th years in existence. Having existed from Ikeja to Ile Zik to the permanent site...

BEWARE. IT IS SNAKE SEASON IN NIGERIA !

  DUE TO THE HEATWAVE AND HIGH TEMPERATURES CURRENTLY IN NIGERIA, SNAKES, ESPECIALLY COBRAS, SEEK REFUGE IN COOLER PLACES LIKE INSIDE HOMES. SAFETY TIPS 1. Avoid leaving...

Sediq Plans National Prayer Summit (Sponsored)

  As we thread in a perilous world, the need for Christians to always be in mood of prayer is imperative. This mood is to...

What we Must do to Address Challenges Facing Legal Profession in...

The adoption of a set of reforms that are hinged on reclaiming the traditions of virtuous ethics and entrenching personal and corporate integrity, among...

IMF Says Nigeria Growing Too Slowly, Urges Single Naira Rate

The International Monetary Fund said Nigeria’s economy was growing too slowly to reduce poverty or joblessness and urged the government to boost revenue and...

Abike Dabiri was WRONG in Throwing Nigerian Citizens Abroad Under The...

  Let me first state clearly that ordinarily I would think it’s SHAMELESS for anyone to be outraged that Nigerians who are engaged in international...

IGP CONGRATULATES 8,916 NEWLY PROMOTED OFFICERS AS HE DECORATES THE FORCE...

  · Charges them to rededicate themselves to the service of the nation In furtherance of the 31st March, 2019 announcement of the release of promotions...

IS SOUTH KOREA WINNING THE 5G RACE?

  South Korea has launched 5G networks, with this, South Korea is the first country in the world to launch 5G network, they will also...

Ben Eragbai Hosts “Divine Appointment Miracle Service” At Ajah and Lagos...

  Divine Appointment Ministry (GraceLand) wish to inform the general public of their forthcoming programme this week. The programme would be running at the Church's...
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