Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Dangote Foundation commits N200m for Kano Specialist Hospital rehabilitation

  The Foundation handed over to the hospital management a renovated maternity ward, two ultra-modern maternity laboratories, upgraded water supply system Eclampsia ward, theatre and...

Recession: Why Nigeria’s economy will never grow – Okonjo-Iweala

Nigeria’s former Finance Minister and Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has stated that growth and development cannot be achieved in any country...

KPMG Digital Summit 2017: Experts Seeks Collaboration In The Financial Technology...

  By Anthony Nwosu The financial services industry has continued to show tremendous developments with entry of new innovative technologies in the payment space. Also, with...

Sexual Harassment Is What I am Used To As a Director...

In this interview with Chima Okereke, a seasoned practitioner and director in the Nigerian motion picture industry known as Nollywood. He discussed the challenges...

Nollywood: Pathway to Deathwood

  The New York Times rated Nigeria’s movies industry, for unexplained reasons, named NOLLYWOOD, as the third largest movies industry in the world. It listed India’s...

Nigeria to partner Germany In Sustainable Development

Nigeria is to partner with the people and government of the Republic of Germany for sustainable development.Ambassador Sheni stated this when the German Ambassador...

GIVE UP, TO GET UP – Muyiwa Afolabi

Life generally is about trade-offs. For anything you want, you must be willing to sacrifice for it. There is nothing really free I tell...

Corruption in Nigeria survey reveals far-reaching impact

    The first-ever household survey on bribery in Nigeria, launched recently in Abuja, revealed the scope and impact of bribery on citizens when in contact...

ANAMBRA STATE LEADS IN THE RE-INDUSTRIALIZATION OF THE SOUTH EAST

  By Sam Ohuabunwa "But I found Anambra State to be an Oasis. Industry after Industry regaled us with testimony of what Mr Peter Obi did...

Nigeria Bottling Company Speaks on Fanta,Sprite and Vitamin C Poisioning  Accusation

“Our attention has been drawn to media reports which contain misleading information on the safety of benzoic and ascorbic acids as ingredients in soft...

No Nigerian Was Killed in Ghana over Riot

  The attention of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has been drawn to the media reports on the killings of five Nigerians in Sowutoun Area...

ESUT Honours   NCC Top Executive & Image Maker ,  Tony...

    The Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT) will on Thursday, October 26 confer an award of Excellence on Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC),...

Chatham House Lecture: Governor Wike urges International Community to save Nigeria’s...

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that there is an urgent need for the international community to save Nigeria's democracy from imminent...

Federal Government of Nigeria to Develop National Transportation Master-plan

The Federal Government on Wednesday said it was in the process of developing a national transportation master plan that would help in diversifying the...

Strike: Nigeria Labour Laws are The most Friendly in Africa –...

      Nigeria labour space is in quagmire as it stands today, with resident doctors downing tools and University lecturers not teaching. This has seen many...

Nigeria: New Credit Infrastructure to Improve Access to Credit and Financial...

A lack of adequate collateral is preventing many of Nigeria’s small businesses from accessing the capital needed to grow, according to a new report...

Mrs. Buhari builds 50-bed Maternity Clinic in Katsina State

  The wife of the president Her Excellency, Mrs. Aisha Buhari says the problem of infant, child and maternal mortality can be reduced, if women...

WHAT HAPPENED AT THE G20 SUMMIT WON’T STAY THERE. HERE ARE...

This summer marked the 12th time leaders representing the world’s biggest economies gathered at the G20 Summit. Their mission? “To address major global economic challenges...

BLOCKING GREAT OPPORTUNITIES – M . AFOLABI

The smartest and the most legitimate approach to escaping insufficiency, mediocrity, obscurity, lack and stagnation is to identify opportunities and do all we can...

Lagos:Mosan-Okunola LCDA, making the desired difference

In a bid to bring governance to the grass roots, Tinubu, the ex governor of Lagos created local council development authority(LCDA) This was as...

Cardinal Heenan, Biafra and Christendom.

  Biafra moved the Christian world like no other conflict before it.The Christian world came together and held the first interdenominational service for Biafra on...

Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) is a leading cause of death worldwide,what to...

Today 29th september is World Heart Day. Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) is a leading cause of death worldwide. According to  Robyn Mugridge, "The theme for...

Giving Back : The Ibadan Medical Specialists Group (IMSG) to host...

The Ibadan Medical Specialists Group (IMSG) is hosting its 7th biennial fundraising dinner and dance on Saturday 7th of October at the "The Venue"...

GENERAL COURT MARTIAL SENTENCES AIRCRAFTMAN BERNARD KALU TO DEATH BY HANGING

    The General Court Martial (GCM) sitting at the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Base in Makurdi has sentenced Aircraftman (ACM) Bernard Kalu to death by...

The stories of Zion and Tochukwu – Tony Elumelu

  I received at my office Zion Oshiobugie, a Tony Elumelu entrepreneur based in warri, a teacher and motivational speaker. 10 years ago Zion was a...

7 Lessons from an African Woman Entrepreneur on Building a Global...

  On Twitter, I am best known as a curator of African tech news and in general as someone promoting tech entrepreneurship in Africa. In...

FG To Power Tertiary Institutions With Solar Energy

The Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Usman Jibril has disclosed that the Federal Government was set to power nine Universities in the country...

10 reasons most organizations and government around the world are now...

  1. The need to increase efficiency of operations 2. The need to effectively compete in the marketplace 3. The need to effectively use integrated technologies to...

The Need For SMEs To Outsource Their Communication Needs

Majority of the SMEs don't understand the need to either be visible or don't have the means to be visible in the media (traditionally...

SPEED LIMIT DRIVING ACADEMY CELEBRATES ONE YEAR OF ITS ESTABLISHMENT

    Speed limit, Nigeria’s foremost institution and driving academy celebrates one year of the industry that is very competitive and filled up with a lot...

Court frees Atiku, grants child custody to ex-wife

  A Tinubu Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday discharged Aminu Atiku Abubakar of contempt, but granted the custody of his two children to his estranged wife,...

FACEBOOK STOPS  DEVELOPERS FROM USING DATA TO VIOLATE PEOPLE’S PRIVACY  RIGHTS

Facebook barred software developers on Monday from using its massive data pool to create surveillance tools, closing off a process that had been exploited...

Army Raids Terrorists Cell in Mokwa, Niger State

  Following confirmed information, troops of 31 Artillery Brigade Nigerian Army, on Thursday 25th May 2017, raided an evolving Boko Haram terrorists cell at Mokwa...

Ndidi Nwuneli writes on what every entrepreneur should know about starting

Starting a new venture is not an easy feat. It is like embarking on an adventure, unclear about the path and with no guarantee...

No Shootings In Aba, Umuahia And The Entire South Eastern Region-...

The attention of 82 Division Nigerian Army has been drawn to another allegation made by IPOB in a Statement the group released at about...

PayU Nigeria Introduces a Convenient Payment Solution for Recurring Bills

PayU Nigeria introduces PayU Subscription, a convenient payment method which allows merchants to safely and securely collect payments from consumers who have recurring bills...

Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe: Application for Discharge of a Surety

  The Counsel to Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe applied to the Federal High Court to be discharged as the surety for Nnamdi Kanu whose trial came...

Adunoluwa, the 18-year-old daughter of late Moji Olaiya

Adunoluwa is the first daughter of late Nollywood actress, Moji Olaiya, who died on May 18, 2017 aged 42. Coincidentally, both mother and daughter share...

Court, CBN Asked to Wind Up Heritage Bank Over Insolvency, Distress...

CBN The Federal High Court in Abuja and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have been asked to wind up and revoke the operational...

My relationship with Dino Melaye – TBoss

  Big Brother Naija star, Tboss has explained her relationship with Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye. A picture of Tboss and Melaye at the launch...

EMPOWERING WOMEN IN AGRIBUSINESS VALUE CHAIN IN NIGERIA

  The role of women in food production, processing and marketing has become more relevant as a way of fighting poverty and ensuring food security...

The Ink Eraser: Banks, Financial, Corporate Institutions Must Beware (Video)

Technology can be described as either negative or positive, with the new invention of ink eraser that erases ink on a paper, there is...

Sir Bob Geldof, Acquires stake in Nigerian Biscuit Company, Beloxxi

Popular Irish Musician Sir Bob Geldof, Acquires stake in Nigerian Biscuit Company Beloxxi Industries Limited in a $80m Deal A private equity firm with interest...

New British Deputy High Commissioner for Lagos arrives Nigeria

The British High Commission in Nigeria has announced the arrival of Laure Beaufils, appointed as British Deputy High Commissioner for Lagos, Laure is the...

Lagos State emphasises efforts to eliminate street begging and destituting

  Street begging and destituting in Lagos State remain unpleasant features, and various efforts by the government to exterminate them – including making it a...

Don’t Be Bored, Take Charge Of Your Life With “The Golden...

  In  a fast moving world, Nigeria inclusive. The need to communicate, engage and  socialize has become an art and also increasingly difficult for folks.This...

Faith Cathedral Youths Convention: Challenges of A Christian Youth In Today’s...

Faith Cathedral ministry,on 17th September had their Youth Convention 2017. The youths wing known as " The Heavenly Ambassadors" used the three day convention...

French Drugs Maker Targets Africa With Nigerian Acquisition

Biogaran SAS, a closely held French pharmaceuticals manufacturer, plans to tap into Nigeria’s $1.3 billion drugs market as a launchpad for its expansion into...

South East Representatives Demands for Referendum

The calls for restructuring of the country as gathered momementum with the polity. The members of the house of assembly has called for a...

Customs Duty: NCS Gives Deadline for Vehicles Owners

Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd) has approved a grace period of one month, between Monday 13th March to Wednesday 12th April...

Governors of South-West, Including Fayose, Meet on Regional Integration Plan

South West Governors on Monday met in Abeokuta, capital of Ogun State where they expressed their resolve to forge ahead with the regional integration...

GE Partners with The Tony Elumelu Foundation on Lagos Garage

    The partnership results from the mutual interest of both organizations to foster economic growth and empowerment in Nigeria by building a skilled workforce and...

Dettol Nigeria Advocates for Proper Hygiene During Breastfeeding

The World’s leading consumer health and hygiene company, Reckitt Benckiser (RB) makers of Dettol has urged nursing mothers to embrace good hygiene practice during...

Mobile Advertising Trojans Exploiting Super-User Rights Became the Top Mobile Malware...

These Trojans are capable of seizing rooting rights, allowing the malware to not only aggressively display ads on the infected device, often making it...

ABUJA HOSTS, FPG TECHNOLOGIES EVENT, TAGGED BUSINESS AGILITY WITH CONFIDENCE

  FPG Technologies & Solutions Limited, one of Nigeria’s foremost IT company known for providing mobile, cloud and IT security solutions to various sectors of...

Kemen Apologises To TBoss for his Acts in Big Brother Naija...

My name is Ekemini Ekerette, popularly known as Kemen (@Kemen_Fitness) one of the Big Brother Naija 2017 Housemate. I am a Fitness Trainer and...

The Bad Effects of Football Betting In Nigeria

These days football betting is very popular among Nigerian youths. In fact, to some people, it has become a very “lucrative business”. Statistics have...

World Bank Launches Online Africa Knowledge Repository Platform

  The World Bank has launched “Focus: Sub-Saharan Africa,” a free user-friendly online Africa knowledge feature of the Open Knowledge Repository which contains the World...

Agriculture not the best way for diversification in Nigeria

  Go back to the farm, youths must farm and operation feed the nation. I know must of us must have come across these jingles...

CHAIRMAN OF STANBIC IBTC BANK RESIGNS

  On Tuesday, 21st March 2017, Mr. Atedo Peterside, Chairman of Stanbic IBTC Bank, sent a letter to the board stating that he would be...

Nigeria: Legal Implications Of Offshore Cloud Computing and Data Sovereignty

Technology has continued to evolve and transform seemingly all orthodox and traditional processes at an alarming pace. Enterprises and organizations in a bid to...

ASUU: MEETING WITH F.G. ENDS IN STALEMATE, DENIES CALLING STUDENTS TO...

  We have being duly informed that a purported rumour credited to ASUU National secretariat which stated that ASUU has instructed all its members and...

World Bank Report: Improving Conditions for People and Businesses in Africa’s...

  Africa’s cities are growing in population – adding the size of another Nigeria to cities by 2025 – so have a critical role to...

Oslo pledges humanitarian assistance for Nigeria and the Lake Chad region

  Hundreds of thousands of children are threatened by starvationstarvation in the Lake Chad region. Millions of people have had to flee their homes in...

Rebranding Nigeria is our collective responsibility!

  It is no longer news that Nigeria wants a New Generation led Government in Nigeria by 2019, however the emphasis should not solely be...

SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCER, NUSEIR “NAS” YASSIN, SPENT 10 DAYS IN NIGERIA....

“Nigeria: Its clothes, food, history, startups, talent, and people!” – Nuseir Yassin Nuseir “Nas” Yassin is a nomadic social media influencer. The 25-year-old spends his time travelling...

Police Train 70 Specialist Constable in Bauchi School

  The Batch A 2017 Recruits Specialists Constables have today passed out from the Police Training School Bauchi. The Commissioner of Police Bauchi State Command CP...

At last, Government Announces the Closure of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport

The Federal Government has formally announced the closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. According to the government, the airport would be shut down...

MTN Moves Closer to Nigeria Listing That May Regain Goodwill

.   MTN Group Ltd. has been having a tough time of it in Nigeria, its most lucrative market Protesters last week vandalized the company’s headquarters in...

FROM BREXIT TO COMMONWEALTH: AFRICA NEEDS TO PREVENT “EMPIRE 2.0”

  Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May activated Article 50 of the European Union, a process which actively commenced the UK’s exit from the European Union (EU),...
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