Sunday, February 17, 2019

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...

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...

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...

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...

OMG,Christian Ronaldo Follows Davido on Social Media !

By Dorcas Daniel 'If crooner, Davido is super excited that Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo followed him back on instagram. Davido who couldn't hide his excitement reacted...

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...

Lagos State finalizes plan to relocate Computer Village !!!

The Lagos State Government has concluded plans to relocate the Otigba market popularly called Computer Village in a bid to reduce the gridlock that...

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...

African onboarding solution from e4 places second in EcoBank Fintech Challenge

  Technology specialist, e4, achieved second place in the second Ecobank Fintech Challenge, hosted in Lomé, Togo. According to Andrea Tucker, R&D Head at e4,...

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...

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...

Pornography: Nigerians Are Going Local With King T Blak

When you think about the budding (underground) sex industry and porn space in Nigeria ,think about king T Blak. Hate him, love him, be...

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...

14-Year-Old Housemaid Recounts How She Was Raped By The Couple She...

  A 14-year-old girl, Chinecherem Chinze, who was sexually abused by a couple in Ondo state, where she went to work as a maid, recounts her...

CcHUB Kick-starts Graduate Programme in Earnest

A few months ago, we announced the CcHUB Graduate programme, our quota at closing the #talentgap in Nigeria. Today, we’re excited to kickstart with...

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...

HAUSA & LOW EDUCATION IS THE REASON FOR LOW DEVELOPMENT...

  For the folks down south, the thinking that Hausa Fulani is one tribe and interwoven is a mirage. They have never been. Allegedly, it...

CBN supply crashes dollar to N376 in Black Market

The Naira firmed up at the Bureau de Change (BDCs) segment on Thursday, April 20, 2017, trading at between N376 and N378 to the...

Mustard Seeds: Small in sizes, mighty in health benefits

What ‘pleasure’ can be said of Mustard seeds – a small round seeds of various mustard plants – in comparison to other plants’ seed?...

Air-conditioned Qatar stadium ready ( Photos)

  With a little under 2 022 days until the Qatar World Cup kicks off, the tiny yet hugely ambitious Gulf state will officially unveil...

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,...

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...

Jaiz Takaful Insurance Plc. named the 2017 Insurance Company of...

In recognition and appreciation of its positive contribution to the insurance sector of the Nigerian economy, Jaiz Takaful Insurance Plc. has been named 2017...

OBOR: What Nigeria must learn from the Chinese

Everything about them is ambitious and massive unlike a Nigeria . China is investigating over half a trillion dollars in infrastructure....They named it one...

8 Ways Machine Learning Is Improving Companies’ Work Processes

Today’s leading organizations are using machine learning–based tools to automate decision processes, and they’re starting to experiment with more-advanced uses of artificial intelligence (AI) for...

5 Reasons to Start a Business In Your 20s and 30s

Almost all of us think about starting a business at some point. The thought enters our minds when we come up with an ingenious way...

EID-EL-KABIR: 70 Trailer Load Of Lake Rice Arrive Lagos

    In an effort to ensure even distribution across all the sale centres, the Lagos State Government on Wednesday said that at least 70 trailer...

Our products are testimonials to why local content is viable

Managing Director of Mira Technologies, an indigenous software development firm, Mr. Ifeanyi Ifeabunike, speaks on local software and their quality, robustness and acceptance.    What are...

First Bank of Nigeria and Clickatell Drive Financial Inclusion in Nigeria...

Clickatell (Clickatell.com) promotes Financial Inclusion in Nigeria by enabling FirstBank to launch Chat Banking on WhatsApp, unlocking the opportunity for millions of new consumers...

NCS Provides Update on Customs Duty for Vehicles

  In response to public complains and suggestions, the Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd) has approved the adjustment of points of payment...

10 Tips for a Strong Start

As someone who has been called a serial entrepreneur, I've had more than my fair share of experience starting new enterprises, turning around underperforming...

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...

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...

Just Like Innoson, Williams Agbo (Wilgas) is Putting Nsuka In The...

  No Igbo community or town equals Nnewi in Indigenous Economic Development and Viability. Since the days of Sir Louis Ojukwu (Emeka Ojukwu's father) till...

LAGOS: World’s 2nd least liveable city !!!

Nigeria’s commercial nerve centre, Lagos, has been ranked second on the World’s Least Liveable City by the Econo­mist. Lagos came behind Da­mascus and ahead of...

4 Reasons Why Using Instagram Has Become a Marketing Necessity

Is your business active on Instagram? Are you leveraging it to build your personal brand? While it was once one of many possible social...

THE POLITICAL INTRIGUE BEHIND IPOB LEADER NNAMDI KANU’S BAIL

Tuesday, April 25, a federal high court in Abuja, presided by Justice Binta Nyako, granted Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the indigenous people of Biafra,...

General Motors quits Europe

General Motors' chief executive has refuted claims that the sale of its European Opel business was prompted by the Republican's proposed border tax policies....

Petrol now N130/ltr at depots, N142/ltr at stations – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said the ex-depot price of petrol has dropped from N138 to N133.28 per litre in most of...

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...

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...

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...

First Made in Africa B2B Pan-Continental E-Commerce Platform launched!

Pan-Africa’s pioneer Business to Business (B2B) e-commerce platform for made in Africa products, AFRIMART (Afrimart.com), has officially taken off today, offering prospects of catapulting...

Lai Muhammed :Artiste Creativity Shouldn’t Regulated But Must be Encouraged

Lai Muhammed and his advisers have refused to understand that creativity isn't what is regulated. With his banning or intended banning of shooting musical...

LEAD POISONING: Niger to Establish Mining City

  Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has called for multi-sectorial support and proactive measures to bring an end to the menace of lead poisoning...

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...

Anambra Guber not for shallow brains!

  For quite sometime now the media has been agog on the issue of some IPOB members who were allegedly mowed by the military during...

THIS IS QLED TV: The Convergence of TV and AI

In April 2017, the market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC) made a prediction that the cognitive and artificial intelligence (AI) system market will continue...

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,...

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...

HABO GLOBAL UNVEILS WINNERS OF INSTAGRAM COMPETITION AND MOBILE APP

  HABO GLOBAL, Lagos based sanitary pad production and distribution firm unveiled the winners of the HABO Instagram competition held December 2019. The company announced...

Ghana, Gabon More Developed Than Nigeria

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has released its 2016 human development index report which rated Gabon, Ghana and a host of other countries...

FG to hire 350,000 more unemployed graduates

The federal government has announced plans to hire 350,000 more unemployed graduates under the N-Power Volunteer Corps. The Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity...

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...

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....

The battle for the Edge – IoT to dominate industry-wide and...

  It is estimated that in 2018 there will be over 31 billion connected ‘edge’ devices globally, making this year the one where the Internet...

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...

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...

Yemi Osibanjo Encourages Farmers At Abeokuta,Ogun State

In line with the agenda of this administration to diversify the economy. The vice president, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo with the Ogun State Governor ,Ibikunle...

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...

Nigerians Criticise Senate for Asking CBN to Give Dollars At N200...

  The Nigerian Senate was heavily criticised by Nigerians on Thursday for asking the federal government to direct the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, to...

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...

THE IMPLICATIONS OF PRESIDENT BUHARI ADDRESSING THE COUNTRY IN HAUSA

President Muhammadu Buhari made a brief virtual resurgence from his administrative hiatus, by way of an audio recording. The benevolent message on the recording...

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...

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...

NCC names Nwokike, Director, Public Affairs

  Mr. Nnamdi Nwokike has been named the Director, Public Affairs, by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). His appointment which is in line with the...

EFCC Uncovers Another Huge Foreign Currencies in Lagos

A tip from a whistle blower today led operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to intercept huge sums of money in...

How to master this life – M. Afolabi

The worth of your life is in your ability to eventually fulfil purpose. It’s the ability to become everything you’re capable of becoming. It’s...

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...

EHORECON to strengthen manpower development-Registrar

The Registrar, Environmental Health Officers Registration Council of Nigeria (EHORECON) Dr Dominic Abonyi has disclosed that the Council is poised at creating competent manpower...
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