BETWEEN SECESSION AND RESTRUCTURING; THE PARABLE OF THE FAULTY ATM

    For sometime now, social media appear deeply buried in an argument between Nigerians of Igbo extraction who want Biafra and other Nigerians who prefer...

South East Region,IPOB & Corruption Report by UNODC

  The SE is the region with the lowest prevalence of bribery according to a study by the NBS and the United Nations Office on...

Ciudad Infrastructure, 4ipnet Inks Agreement To Provide Free WiFi Across Public...

Ciudad Infrastructure, 4ipnet Inks Agreement To Provide Free WiFi Across Public Spaces In Lagos Ciudad Infrastructure Limited an indigenous IT solution provider and 4ipnet, a...

We Are Here To Change The Plumbing Profession In Nigeria –...

    In this interview with Donathus Mesoji, the  Founder and CEO of DonFix Plumbing Services lament on the dearth of professional plumbers in Nigeria and...

BA to fly Nigerian yams to UK

  British Airways has offered to fly Nigerian yams to the United Kingdom in a bid to sustain the export of the produce. Minister of...

Adesuwa Salami offers Make Up Training at incredible Rates ,brides to...

  Have you ever wanted to be self reliant? Have you ever wanted to have a skill in this fast paced world ? Are you...

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...

TSTV is launching Oct. 1 – check-out Decoder Price, Channels, Subscription,...

For the first time in Nigeria, an indigenous television will be launching with amazing package and features that will no doubt bring the entertainment...

Is Divorce Rate Lowest among the Igbos? If So, Why?

  By Azuka Onwuka Someone said that in Nigeria, divorce is lowest among the Igbos. Some people came up with high bride price as the reason....

A CBN Director Has Explained Why They Can’t Regulate Bitcoins

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said that unlike it is being touted in some media quarters, they are not against financial innovations....

How I Combine Banking and Catering Business – Amaka Onyebuchi

In this interview with eTimes News , Chiamaka Onyebuchi the founder of Amandaz Kitchen, an online food service firm located in Lagos. She specializes...

FUNNY ANOLOGY OF NIGERIAN BANKS AND THEIR BEHAVIOUR

  U.B.A: That bank looks like a shrine.. Everywhere is just painted Red! And the bank is very stingy, they will never employ workers. It's only...

TERF 2017: Industry Stakeholders Complain Shortage of Qualified Skills in...

The Nigerian telecommunication ecosystem  can be said to have  come of age, having over  billions of dollars invested  over the past decade.  The industry...

WARNING: LIST OF ITEMS YOU MUST HAVE IN YOUR VEHICLE -THE...

*SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE FEDERAL ROAD SAFETY COMMISSION (FRSC)* THESE ARE THE LIST OF 12 ITEMS THAT VEHICLE OWNERS/DRIVERS ARE NOW EXPECTED TO HAVE ON...

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...

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...

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...

DANGOTE SET TO INVEST $50BN OUTSIDE AFRICA

      Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote plans to invest between $20bn and $50bn in the United States and Europe by 2025 in renewable energy and...

NCC Receives ITU Award,Nigerian Innovators – Ubalua, Awosika and Ucheaga also

  The International Telecommunication Union, ITU has said it is proud to honour NCC for the Commission's commitment and participation - remarkable expressions that make...

WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT AND THE SUCCESS OF THE AGRO VALUE CHAIN IN...

Many businesses may be unaware of the crucial role women play in supplying the ingredients they depend on for their products, as this contribution...

NITDA: Accounteer, Beat Drone, Cloudoria,Dropque and Six other Nigeria Start Ups...

The Nigeria government through the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) will be promoting ten startups at this year’s Gitex technology expo and conference holding in...

Is Retirement Throwing Someone Overboard to Swim or Sink?

  By Edwin Nwachukwu Lagos, Oct. 17, 2017 (NAN) The day was Saturday, October 14, 2017. I had just returned from a two and half hour...

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...

Andela: Tech startup questions why Nigerian engineer was detained at JFK

"What is an abstract class and why do you need it?" "Write a function to check if a Binary Search Tree is balanced." Those are the...

Anambra Ups The Narrative With Top Notch Agro Allied Export Business...

Recently, the call for diversification has been on the lips of economic watchers and stakeholders . Experts have opined that ICT and agriculture would...

Babcock University  Partners with ChiTola Farms on Mushroom Farming

  The call for diversification from crude oil to agriculture is yielding fruit lately, with the Ivory Towers keying into the need for food sustainability...

Egypt overtakes Nigeria as Africa’s largest economy

Egypt has overtaken Nigeria as Africa’s largest economy; the latest statistics for global economies as presented by the IMF and the World Bank simultaneously...

May 25: Is it worth celebrating & Is Africa a truly...

May 25th, a date that is sacrosanct in Africa. A day set aside to mark the African Liberation day, a lot of symposium on...

How Africa can stop the World from continuously plundering her wealth

  The Honest Account report released on 25th May to mark Africa Day confirms what has already been known that Africa as a continent is...

GT Bank issues a statement on Account closure and it’s...

The attention of Guaranty Trust Bank plc has been drawn to publications in the news and social media which purports that customers of the...

Technology Driven Economy:Are we lagging behind?

  The change is here, not politically but in terms of economic narrative. Countries like Nigeria must understand the need to embrace a change from...

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...

The Military Has No Right To Monitor Social Media – Chuks...

As the clamour to restructure Nigeria political and economic space is reaching a high crescendo, it has been alleged that the national assembly isn't...

Exposed: Reasons why OEMs and Device Manufacturers like Infinix, Itel, and...

  Europe, Asia and America receive updates to their devices, Africa is often left in the dark by the so called popular OEMs. Android 7.0...

My Husband Has The Responsibility To Take Care Of His Wife...

In a chit chat with Angela Nchukwube, CEO Zappy Pop Corn , she explains challenges of a food based business and the love for...

South Africa and Nigeria Brawl: A Tale Of Two Giants Fight

  South Africa and Nigeria ,the two biggest economy in Africa has been on a diplomatic brawl over the xenophobic attack on Nigerians living in...

Why Do We Relish In Eating These Meats While The Biodiversity...

As the world recognises May 22 as a day for preservation of biodiversity, which is an in a layman's terms means, how not to...

The Nigerian Oil Sector: The Lack of Ownership and Visionary Leadership

  Oil is now $51 per barrel. Nigeria on my mind. We must STOP our leaders from negotiating for political power with economic items they...

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...

NDIC warns Nigerians against trading in digital currencies

The financial sector insurance regulator, the Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation, NDIC, has again warned Nigerians against the risk of trading with digital currencies not...

Ray Hushpuppi sends Goodwill message to Muslim Faithfuls

Hate him or like him, he is popular and many youths want to be like him, dress like him and "swag" like Hushpuppi. As...

Greed, the bane of blackman – Dee Lee

For those of us who heard it, this is the article Dee Lee was reading this morning on a New York radio station. For...

FIVE QUICK TIPS FOR STARTING A SIDE BUSINESS

Making the transition from “Career person” to “Entrepreneur” can be very scary because you are used to a steady pay check and the financial...

Black Friday: How it started in Nigeria

Everyone has probably heard about Black Friday by now with all the hype and promise of super discounts and deals but if you are...

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...

Where the minorities marginalised by Igbo in 60s?

A Cross Riverian (A Calabar man) Some weeks back on one of your posts I made a rebuttal about the erroneous and mischievous rants of...

Hushpuppi advises the youths to stop lamenting on government and up...

What he does for a living , many couldn't say. How he does that for a living many couldn't fathom . Hate him ,...

A Kaleidoscopic View of Digital Rights in Africa

Aside the glaring characteristics of most African governments as perpetual landlords in the corridors of power, they typically leave damning trails of repression in...

Low Adoption and Migration of IFRS 9 in Nigeria Software Worries...

As the global race for the adoption for the new International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS 9) gathers momentum, FinTrak Software Co Ltd, an indigenous...

HAS THE ACTING PRESIDENT STARTED ACTING OR IS HE JUST COORDINATING?

  Maybe the issue of vice president Yemi Osibanjo as the ‘coordinator’ of government affairs is yet to be rested, as the Minister of Information...

Hotels.ng Partners With Akwa Ibom Government on Internship Program

Hotels.ng, Nigeria’s Biggest Hotel Booking Company partners with the AkwaIbom State Government on a Remote Internship Program Hotels.ng to flag-off a special internship programme for...

Biafra: Why lasting Solution Must Be Found Using Economics

Biafra, has turned out to be that proverbial bee that has perches at the Nigeria’s scrotum. Allow the bee,it stings the hell out of...

Kano State: The Beauty, The Luxury , The Almajiri & Rest...

IF YOU CAN READ THIS, YOU’RE IN DEEP TROUBLE. I visited Kano recently. Precisely three weeks to the date you will be reading this. I...

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...

OAP Bribery. Pettiness & Charlatans are killing Nigerian Music Industry –...

In an exclusive chat with eTimes News,  Chukwudi Ugwu, popularly known by his stage name as  Mahansa , laments on the plight of artistes,...

Nigeria: Rising inflation dampens consumer confidence

But despite the potential side effects these measures could have had, GDP grew by 4.9%, the naira traded at N150 to the dollar and...

NAFDAC appeals as NBC declares Fanta, Sprite safe

  The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has filed an appeal and a motion to stay execution of action of...

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...

GTS-Infotel launches the pilot phase of its GTS network with mobile...

Despite the continuous growth of mobile and Internet networks for more than twenty years, resulting in an increasingly widespread use of the Smartphone, we...

…And Soludo speaks at Awka recently

In a recent engagement n Awka, the capital city of Anambra . A state noted for enterprise and commerce. Charles Soludo, none of Nigeria's...

Business Opportunities in Exporting African Products to Europe

A lot has been said about diversifying the economy to non oil commodities like agro allied products and other essentials, but the snag is...

5.5m Nigerians Lost Their Jobs In The Last Years – NBS

Approximately 5.5 million Nigerians have become unemployed in the past two years of the current administration, figures from the National Bureau of Statistics has...

Agro Revolution: abx Partners With Anambra State On $150m Export...

…Makes Provision for Boeing 777, Another Aircraft for Agro Export abx world Nigeria's agricultural revolution has reached another height as the Anambra State Executive Council...

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...

Slave To Money – Nkechi

  I used to cringe and get angry whenever I heard or read about how materialistic Nigerian ladies are, and how all they want is...

FG, States, LGCs Share N415bn for April, 2017

A total of N415.730 billion has been distributed as Federal Allocation for the month of April 2017 by the Federal Government, State Governments and...

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...

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...

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...
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