Wednesday, October 17, 2018

41 Items Still Banned Under Nigeria-China Currency Swap Deal

  _ The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said the Nigeria-China currency swap deal would not cover the importation of the 41 items banned in its...

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...

5 tips for new managers – Tony Elumelu

"Last week, I sat in on a training session for new managers within our Heirs Holdings Group. As these outstanding young men and women...

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...

Nigeria Not Poor, No More Financial Assistance – EU

The European Union (EU) Ambassador to Nigeria and ECOWAS, Michel Arrion, says EU will not increase its financial assistance to Nigeria. Mr. Arrion made this...

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...

GT Bank Declares N165 Billion As Profit

One of Africa’s leading financial institutions, Guaranty Trust Bank, has declared that it made a profit before tax of N165, 14billion ($524.7m) in 2016,...

24 SELF DEVELOPMENT TIPS

  1. Make friends with successful people and occasionally buy them gifts and surprise them with lunch because successful people always give and hardly get,...

20 BUSINESSES YOU CAN START WITH 100K

  1. Bedsheet/Beddings Production. Pay a visit to Lagos Island, or Oshodi where they sell bulk materials, pick good designs and I tell you they guys...

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...

Google and Facebook Now Make More From Ads Than Every Newspaper,...

This is a story about paying attention to the numbers that really matter--and paying a little bit less attention to the ones that don't. There...

Risks of Resigning for Self Employment

The idea of being your own boss and doing things your own way is extremely seductive. Finding yourself out of work can be the...

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...

12 Reasons Why You’re Better Off Being Self-Employed

  Sometimes, amidst the stress of multiple converging deadlines and the endless hustle to obtain new clients, it can be hard to remember why we...

FOUR KEY TAKEAWAYS FROM KEMI ADEOSUN’S FIRST FACEBOOK LIVE BROADCAST

As at 4th April 2017, Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, took to Facebook to address some of the questions about the economy on...

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 ,...

Nigeria: Get ready for the revolution, to be fore warned is...

Lately, according to reports, Nigeria was placed a at the 19th position in countries that has an attractive investment climate in Africa! This trend...

Nwozuzu “Killi-We” Nwachukwu, African Superman

  “Killi-We” Nwachukwu (1932-?) was for more than two decades celebrated as a homegrown Nigerian “superman.” Some of his legendary feats of strength included lifting...

Uche Pedro, Davido,Toke Makinwa and other Nigerians make the list of...

In its vision of recognising young achievers across the African continent, Africa Youth Awards has released its 2nd annual list of the 2017 100...

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...

IMF says Nigeria’s lack of a reform-document is hindering talks over...

According to a report from Reuters , the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will warn Nigeria that its economy needs urgent reform and the absence...

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...

My Visit to Optician and Salient Life Lessons Learnt – Faith...

The other day when I saw my optician, I complained bitterly about my current recommended glasses which has been straining my eyes lately, seems...

HOW MUCH IS BUHARI’S HEALTH COSTING NIGERIA?

It’s been over 50 days since President Buhari left for London for a “follow-up medical consultation,” leaving Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo in his stead....

Davido endorses Governor Wike for re-election

Popular Nigerian Musician, David Adeleke also known as Davido has endorsed Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike for a second term on the strength...

Akwa Ibom State Produces Over Two Million Quality Pencils for the...

When the country intends to diversify into non oil exports , pencil production was one of the few things that were listed. Knowing 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...

Nigerian Youths Are Obsessed With the Peripherals — Social Media, Fashion, Embracing...

Auditions may soon begin for the next season of BBNaija, that brilliant shindig of unhinged fandom. But for a name that connotes mentorship, BBNaija...

NIS Debunks Scarcity of International Passport Booklets

  The attention of the Comptroller General of Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede, MFR has been drawn to some media reports of persistent scarcity of Passport...

Has Oil Caused More Harm Than Good In Nigeria ?

Oil has caused more harm to Nigeria than good. Oil made Nigeria government to reject first proposed restructuring of the nation (Aburi Accord) in...

Economic Recovery: Excuses No Longer Acceptable, Says Osinbajo

The Acting President said this on Thursday at the cabinet retreat on ERGP implementation and 2018 budget preparation, according to a statement by his...

NIGERIA MUST TAKE A DECISION ON THE IGBO

    Before August 9, 1965, the Singaporeans were seen as an irritation in Malaysia. Then Singapore was one of the 14 states of Malaysia. Singaporeans...

Government to blame for collapse of Akwa Ibom church – Head,...

The Church building collapsed on December 10, 2016 during the ordination of its founder, Apostle Akan Weeks, as Bishop, leading to the death of...

THE PROJECT PITCH: EXPANDS BUSINESSES, ENCOURAGES START-UP AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN NIGERIA

  The Nigerians are such an innovative folks and the young ones are thinking of ways to better the country by being creative and innovative....

Let the industrial estates boom again, FG urges Kano Govt

National Planning Minister, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma told the Kano State Government on Tuesday that Nigerians would like to see the state return to...

Training Of Workers No More A Welfare Package – Mrs. Winifred...

The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita has said that training of the Federal Public Servants will no longer...

GLO & MTN Remains Africa’s Top Brands

During the economic downturn, African brands have regressed against non-African brands, with their share declining from 24%, 25% and 23% in 2013, 2014 and...

Keeping Crime in the Tribal Family

  I’ve been paying attention to the ethnic composition of Nigerian criminal gangs with the corner of one eye. My non-scientific finding: our small criminal...

The most fascinating details in United States’ 54-page case against Nigeria’s...

One57, a luxury skyscraper apartment building is at the center of this latest Nigerian corruption case. (Reuters/Mike Segar) Last week, news of a US Department of...

May 3: World Press Freedom Day

Freedom of Expression, a Human Right Freedom of expression is a fundamental human right as stated in Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights: "Everyone...

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...

FEMALE VULCANIZER WORKS WITH HUSBAND IN NSUKKA

  Every day, except on Sundays, the energetic Mrs. Chinelo Ogbonna comes to work at Mechanic Village, dons her work wear and sets out many...

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...

Are You Addicted to Digital Devices? Take the Test

Please put down your smartphone for a moment (after reading this paragraph on your smartphone) and ask yourself if you’re addicted to your smartphone. You...

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...

THE ONE-MILE-TALL JEDDAH TOWER IS THE WORLD’S NEXT TALLEST BUILDING

    ‘Architecture is basically the design of interiors, the art of organizing interior space’-Philip Johnson. It is indeed, bold, adventurous and exciting. Preceded by the...

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...

HABO GLOBAL UNVEILS ELECTRONIC PAYMENT MOBILE APP

  Over the years technology has helped people and businesses get things done with ease, with the coming of smartphones in the Nigerian market, businesses...

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...

Wear or Don’t Appear: Ali Goes to Court For Interpretation

  To wear or not to wear uniform seems to be the major discourse going on in the Nigeria Senate. This matter has been raging...

Willie Obiano’s Account of Stewardship in the past three years.

This is essentially made up of excerpts from his special Broadcast to Ndi Anambra on March 17 to commemorate his 3rd Anniversary. This method...

SOUTH EAST GOVERNORS AGREE ON SECURITY, ECONOMIC INTEGRATION

Last Sunday, the governors of the South East geo-political zone met in Enugu and agreed to pursue vigorously security and economic integration with a...

Airtime Recharge Codes for All Banks in Nigeria

This article envelopes the easiest way to top-up your mobile airtime directly from your bank account without the stress of purchasing a recharge cards...

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...

CELLCORE UNVEILS ADVANCED ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (AI) SOLUTION FOR LOTTO PLAYERS

  In line with clients’ demands and technology trends, CELLCORE Ltd, an IT firm in Ibadan unveils artificial intelligence (AI) solution for lottery companies in...

AFRICA’S PROSPERITY IS TIED TO THE ECONOMIES OF NIGERIA AND SOUTH...

According to Kuseni Douglas Dlamini, Chairman of Massmart Holdings, South Africa, tackling Africa’s massive social challenges is impossible without harnessing and coordinating the power of its...

HISTORY OF NIGERIA DEBT PROFILE OVER THE YEARS AND HOW THE...

  Nigeria borrowed just about $10 billion in total between 1978 and 1999, paid about $20 billion in interest, and ended up in 2000 with...

Why I can’t do without masturbation, sleeping with women twice in...

A popular Ghanaian musician, known by his stage name, Wanlov, has revealed that he cannot go a week without having sex and that he...

Smiling and the story of the women that sell toast bread

There are tons of reasons to smile even in retail business apart from the health benefits; like the fact that it makes people wonder...

Nigeria’s central bank plans to auction an undisclosed amount of dollars

Nigeria's central bank plans to auction an undisclosed amount of dollars  through book building to settle a backlog of demand for airlines, fuel and...

Nedaa & Nokia set Dubai as base of pioneering Innovation &...

Professional Communication Corporation - Nedaa, the Dubai Government security networks provider, has announced that it has signed an agreement with Finnish multinational ICT giant...

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,...

WHILE CONCESSION OF THE ABUJA AND LAGOS AIRPORTS IS GOOD, THESE...

Recently, the Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo, said that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the concession of the Lagos and Abuja...

OLX partners with Interswitch to enhance User Experience

A one of a kind partnership which has never been witnessed  in the country between a payment portal and a classified Advert site which...

NIGERIA NOW OPERATES A 48-HOUR VISA ON ARRIVAL SYSTEM

  In a bid to attract foreign investors, professionals, and businesses into the country, the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has launched an online Visa on...

Why is Nigeria not like China?

    After the death of Mao Zedong in September 1976, China faced a critical choice. Mao’s chosen successor, Hua Guofeng, decided to maintain the status...

MUSHROOM FARMING :MDFN OUT-GROWERS SCHEME

In line with the federal governmemt ribe to dibersify the economy to other sectors . This drive has strengthened the agricultural sector. In line...

Osinbajo orders Nigerian govt job portal opened

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has directed that the online portal of the government’s job initiative, N-Power, be reopened June 17 to allow more unemployed...

Heritage Bank Deepens Retail Banking With Outlet Expansion

With the alarming number of market women, artisans and underserved population who are unbanked, Heritage Bank Plc has deepen its retail banking structure by...
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