Tuesday, August 14, 2018

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...

Minister Inaugurates Boards, Councils under Ministry of Environment

  The Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Usman Jibril has warned Public Servants and those appointed to the position of trust to imbibe the...

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...

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...

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...

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...

PLATEAU STATE DECLARES CURFEW AS TENSION MOUNTS IN JOS CITY

  The Executive Governor of Plateau State has expressed great dismay and shock at the sudden build up of tension in Jos Metropolis on account...

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...

ICPC Arraigns ‘University VC’ with Secondary School Certificate

  An operative of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Mr Chidi Orji has told a Federal High Court sitting in...

WE ARE BANNING PRODUCTION OF VIDEOS OUTSIDE NIGERIA

The Federal Government (FG) says it has taken steps to amend the Nigeria Broadcasting Code to discourage the production of Nigerian movies and music...

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...

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...

Vodacom Business Nigeria scoops three accolades at the Beacon of ICT...

  Lagos - Once again this year, Vodacom Business Nigeria has been honored with three major accolades at the Beacon of ICT (BoICT) Awards 2018. Adding to...

Infinix unveils Hot 5 cinematic phone

Infinix mobility, one of the OEMs making impact in the Nigerian mobility space unveiled the Infinix Hot 5, a smartphone designed for entertainment lovers....

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...

“Cyber Security and Protection of Privacy Rights is a Journey, not...

  The Executive Vice Chairman and CEO of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Professor Umar Danbatta said the notion of cyber security and protection of...

PRESCOM: FG Plans Commission for the Control of Arms and Weapons

  The Minister of Defence Mansur Muhammad Dan-Ali has thanked the President, Commander -in Chief- of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria...

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...

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...

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...

IPOB Militants Pelt Troops in Abia, Nobody Was Killed – Nigerian...

The attention of 14 Brigade Nigerian Army, has been drawn to fictitious news going round especially on the social media that troops have invaded...

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...

Anambra state and political maturity 101

My State, Anambara makes me proud because of some features it embodies and exemplifies. One of them is POLITICAL MATURITY. The run for who occupies...

Stanel Oil Ultra-Modern Luxury Facility: Obiano commends Uzochukwu for creating Jobs.

  The Governor of Anambra State, His Excellency, Willie Obiano and popular Nigerian musician, Flavour, have commended the Chairman of Stanel Oil, Stanley Uzochukwu for...

APPRAISING THE EMIR OF KANO’S CALL FOR AN END TO POVERTY...

The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, has called on religious and political leaders in northern Nigeria to do more in addressing the twin...

BENEFITS OF VPN TO BUSINESSES

      Did you that VPN is the most secured and popular method to keep privacy ensured?There are plenty VPN advantages you can have with this...

Why GT Bank Stopped Paypal Services

  Onome Ohwovoriole Nairametrics| MD of Guaranty Trust Bank, Segun Agbaje at an event on Friday gave insight as to why the bank stopped its customers from...

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...

CAPITAL FLIGHT OR REPARATION : HOW MONEY FROM NIGERIA FUNDS FLAMBOYANT...

  The rise of the flamboyant real estate in the village of Miziara in Lebanon has been attributed to the inflow of revenue from Lebanese...

IGP FELICITATES WITH NIGERIAN MUSLIMS

  ON THE OCCASION OF 2018 EID –EL- FITRI S · Orders Massive Deployment Of Police Personnel Throughout the Country To Ensure Hitch Free Celebration The Inspector...

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...

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...

Preventable Death of Senator Adeleke

"On Senator Adeleke's alleged poison/murder saga, a medical doctor has these to say... "I don't agree with all the nonsense conspiracy theories of someone killing...

Igbo quit notice: Niger Delta demands return of oil blocs owned...

The Niger Delta Watchdogs, Niger Delta Volunteers, Niger Delta Peoples Fighters, Niger Delta Warriors, Bakassi Freedom Fighters, Niger Delta Movement for Justice, Niger Delta...

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...

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...

The story of Ms Helen and the Police in USA

This lady is Ms. Helene from USA. Someone called the police and reported that she stole from a supermarket. When the policeman went to arrest her...

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...

Fake Currency Syndicate in Bauchi Halted By Nigerian Army

As part of efforts to clear  all criminals out of the Brigade general Area of responsibilities, Troops of 33 Artillery Brigade, Nigerian Army Bauchi,...

Federal Road Safety Commission Redeploys of 71 Senior Officers...

The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, has approved the redeployment of 71 senior officers nationwide for enhanced performance. The...

UN Endorses NDDC’s Strategy

  ...Pledges Support for Sustainable Development The United Nations, UN, has undertaken to work with the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to facilitate the sustainable development...

PDP frowns at and condemns violence in Abia State

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is appalled by the emergence of a video clip which has gone viral, that shows acts of humiliation against...

CORONATION MERCHANT BANK RECEIVES ISO 27001:2013 CERTIFICATION FOR INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT

  Coronation Merchant Bank, Nigeria’s premier investment and merchant banking brand, today was awarded the International Organization for Standardisation’s ISO 27001:2013 Certification for Information Security...

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...

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...

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...

APC CAN’T WIN ANAMBRA — Ezeife

  “APC can’t rig election in Anambra. We will organise to resist it. Nobody is afraid. “Some people from our side are planning along with some...

COMMUNIQUÉ AT THE END OF EMERGENCY CONGRESS OF THE CORRESPONDENTS CHAPEL...

The meeting was convened at instance of concerned members of the chapel who felt by the action of its Executive and some members in...

Security Challenges, Boko Haram Defeat, Lagos Land Use Charge and the...

The current security challenges in the country especially the kidnap of Dapchi girls about 110 of them and the death of over 30 persons...

Kidnap Kingpin, Evans Pleads Guilty As Lagos Arraigns Him, Others In...

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday arraigned kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike popularly known as Evans before an Ikeja High Court for masterminding series of...

Major shake-Up in NNPC

...Roland Ewubare is New Head of NAPIMS The ongoing restructuring of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC received fresh impetus on Tuesday with the appointments...

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),...

DEAR EEDRIS ABDULKAREEM, CRITICISING TUFACE AND DON JAZZY WILL NOT MAKE...

Perhaps he had too much to drink. Perhaps someone upset him. Perhaps he was trying to let off steam and never intended for the...

IMO State College of Education, Ihitte Uboma, get NCCE approval –...

  The Secretary to the Government of Imo State, Sir George Eche, today, announced officially that the newly established IMO State College of Education, Ihitte...

About 3 million Children Are Beggers In Kano State

Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, the state governor of Kano observed that there are about three million out of school children, roaming the streets of the...

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...

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...

TONY ELUMELU FOUNDATION FLAUNTS 1,000 ENTREPRENEURS WHOSE IDEAS WILL...

The 3rd Annual Tony Elumelu Foundation selection announcement took place at Heirs Place, Ikoyi. This announcement, which was done to name the selected 1000...

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...

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...

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...

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...

A Cursory Look at Nigeria’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan

Nigeria’s GDP performance improved slightly in the 4th quarter of 2016, and showed us a route to recovery. The current recession has affected all...

My Candid Experience At National Identity Management Commission

I was at the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) office in Alausa, Ikeja to pick up the National ID Card I applied for since...

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...

Borno State Reports First Lassa Fever Outbreak in 48 Years

    Borno state in northeast Nigeria has recorded its first Lassa fever outbreak in almost five decades. The last confirmed outbreak of the deadly disease...

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...

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...

NAF Appoints Air Comdr Adesanya New Spokesperson

  The Nigerian Air Force has appointed a new spokesman to manage its public affairs activities. He is Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya. The new Director...
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