Monday, September 24, 2018

Ogidi Community Confers “Dike Eji Eje Mba” on Anambra Governor, Vows...

    The governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano was earlier today honoured by the Ogidi Community at the Palace of their traditional ruler, Igwe...

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,...

INNOSON VS GTB: Priceless Lessons For Young And Upcoming Nigerian Entrepreneurs

  By Cornel Osigwe One of the initial challenges Innoson faced during the construction of the vehicle manufacturing plant at Nnewi is the unlawful seizure and...

EVERYDAY LIVING 7 Survival Skills Every Nigerian Woman Should Have

  Let’s face it, many things don’t work in Nigeria. Most of the time you are on your own, with no good emergency services in...

Carbonated Drinks: Femi Gbajabiamila, Members of Adhoc Committee Warn Manufacturers

  Today the House of Representatives considered the report of the Adhoc Committee Investigating the Safety of Carbonated Drinks in Nigeria under my leadership. The House...

A BRIEF ON IPOB RECONCILIATION AT NNEWI

    The Background I was privileged to witness the IPOB reconciliation meeting that took place at the Conference Room of Ikedife hospital, Nnewi, operated by Dr....

NAF Showcases Innovative Products at Expo 2018

NAF Showcases Innovative Products at Expo 2018 Participants at the just concluded Technology and Innovation Expo 2018 have expressed absolute delight over the innovativeness...

FPG TECHNOLOGIES & SOLUTIONS LIMITED WINS CYBER SECURITY PRODUCT COMPANY OF...

    In recognition of the strides indigenous ICT firms have  made in Nigeria especially  at this period that the country is on the path to...

Fani Kayode blasts Kate Henshaw for including, Cross River, Akwa Ibom,...

A map, believed to be that of Biafra emanated from the social media account of the actress yesterday, depicting that all the south-south states...

Osinbajo: Ajaokuta Steel Company To Bounce Back Soon, Legal...

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the Federal Government has resolved all legal issues that have halted operations at the Ajaokuta Steel Company. He...

SUPREME COURT SACKS TARABA SENATOR, ORDERS HIM TO RETURN ALL SALARIES...

    The Supreme Court has, Friday, sacked the Senator representing Taraba North in the Senate, Abubakar Danladi and asked him to return all salaries he...

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....

FG Targets 2.5% Economic Growth By 2018 – Lai Mohammed

  With Nigeria’s economy out of recession, the Federal Government is now targeting 2.5 per cent economic growth by the last quarter of 2018. The Minister...

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE NEW SUGAR PLANT COMMISSIONED IN...

  • Sunti Golden Sugar Estates is located in Mokwa Niger State • The Sugar Processing plant is a 100,000 tonne capacity plant • It was constructed...

Disruptive Technologies:A Look At The Future 

In 1998, Kodak had 170,000 employees and sold 85% of all photo paper worldwide.  Within just a few years, their business model disappeared and...

CBN injects $364 m into Inter-Bank Forex Market

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, intervened in the Inter-Bank Foreign Exchange Market to the tune of $364million in...

Finance ministry denies hiring foreign PR consultants for $2m

The Federal Ministry of Finance said that it had not hired any Public Relations firm for 2 million dollars (N612 million) per month. The Director...

‘The Hard Facts To Rescue The Nigerian Economy’

By Chukwuma Soludo Introduction: Let me thank the leadership of Vanguard Newspapers for inviting me to lead the discussion on “The Hard Facts to Rescue the...

Abuja to host The 11th African Economic Conference

The 11 th African Economic Conference (AEC) will take place in Abuja, Nigeria under the theme “ Feed Africa: Towards Agro-Allied Industrialization for Inclusive...

Buhari decries handling of Paris Club refund by governors

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met with members of the National Council of traditional rulers and decried the way the Paris Club Refund was spent...

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...

FULL OF STYLE, LACKING IN SUBSTANCE: #NOTTOOYOUNGTORUN IS JUST NOT ENOUGH

It’s great; after a youth-driven campaign, the Nigerian Senate has passed a bill to alter the Constitution so that young people from the age...

RESTRUCTURING MADE SIMPLE WITH EXAMPLES FROM OUR SHARED PAST

    You know I am a leader in the South West and at the National convention, I was elected as the leader of the Yoruba...

In resolving the standoff between the executive and the legislative, President...

After several episodes of the drawn battle for supremacy and a needless flex of power muscles between the Executive and the Legislative, the presidency...

European countries deport 29 Nigerians in leg chains

Three European nations, Sweden, Norway and Spain, have deported 29 Nigerians and two Togolese nationals. The deportees, 27 Nigerian males, two females and two Togolese...

MANY HIGH NET WORTH INDIVIDUALS ARE LEAVING LAGOS. HERE’S WHY

  Nigeria pulled out of recession in September 2017, and a series of good fiscal and monetary policies, coupled with rising oil prices, have put...

Nollywood Must Wake up, Shape Up or Shift – by Chima...

  I have read opinions on social media and conversations and so I was with some Nollywood people and lovers of Nollywood and the discussion...

We are here to change Nigeria’s narrative for Good – Enyinna...

  One thing is that pertaining to other things of life, there is always the need to rethink any standing positions especially, if the status...

DANGOTE SELLS NOODLES BUSINESS TO INDOMIE!!!

Dangote Flour Mill (DFM) owned by Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote announced that it has sold its noodles business and assets to Dufil Prima,...

Ninety Percent of Government in Nigeria is all About Bread and...

      The issue on ground today is either to borrow or not to borrow and a lot of people have asked what was done with...

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...

Zamfara UBEC Chairman Jailed for Corruption!!

  Murtala Adamu, Executive Chairman Zamfara State Universal Basic Education Board was on Friday May 12 convicted and sentenced to six months imprisonment by Justice...

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...

How Industrialization In South East Would Reduce Emigration

Enugu Free Trade Zone which was projected to create some 30,000 jobs and to attract some $500 million investments to the State has not...

Infinix Mobility comes out with a high performance device known as...

            Infinix Mobility  introduces the 4th generation Infinix Zero 4, coinciding with  the device maker  four years of its entrant into the mobile device market...

'Immediate action' needed as millions in north-eastern Nigeria face food insecurity...

Warning that ongoing unrest and rising inflation have left more than five million people in restive north-east Nigeria facing acute food insecurity, the United...

Amnesty Programme Tames Pirates Attacks in Nigeria- Defence Minister

Pirate attacks in the coast of Nigeria reduced significantly in the first half of 2017 following the Amnesty Programmes and other measures adopted by...

Will the Next Major  War Be Fought Over Water?

As soon as 2025, large parts of the world could experience perrennial water shortages, says Dr. Upmanu Lall, director of the Columbia Water Center and...

Minister appeals to traditional rulers to support FG in promoting peace

By Amanda Echianu   The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has appealed to traditional rulers to support the government in promoting peace...

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...

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...

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...

Dei Dei Market Abuja and Igbo Traders Evolution

When I first went to Abuja to join a part of my family after secondary school,Lt Gen Useni was the FCT Minister.His Minister of...

NIGERIA’S LACK OF COMMITMENT TO ERADICATING INEQUALITY ISN’T SURPRISING

Goal 10 of the Sustainable Development Goals set in 2015 by member countries of the United Nations aims to “reduce inequalities” around the world...

Muyiwa Sobo Decries Government Mode Public Prosecution

In a morning television show, Sunrise by Channels TV, Muyiwaa legal practitioner berated the government on some flouting of court orders. He said that...

INTERIOR AND AGRIC MINISTRIES PARTNER TO SECURE AGRIC INVESTMENTS IN THE...

The Minister of Interior, Lt Gen (rtd) Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau, says that Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officers would be specially trained...

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...

PRESIDENT BUHARI EXPLAINS PROPOSED POLICY ON GRAZING AREAS, SAYS NO PLAN...

  President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja explained that the policy proposed by Federal Government in response to the frequent clashes between herdsmen and farmers...

Kenny Acholonu: Fortifying Nigerian foods, one micronutrient at a time!

  As Nigeria grapples with the challenge of a slump in oil prices, I celebrate today one of the men the type of which the...

Obiano Rolls out 40 Innoson Trucks to Combat Crime

  The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has rolled out 40 Utility Trucks, straight from the factories of Nnewi-based Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Company...

FULL TEXT: President Buhari’s Independence Day Speech

Today – 1st October is a day of celebration for us Nigerians. On this day, 56 years ago our people achieved the most important...

Merciless Op: Troops Eliminate Terrorists in Maiduguri, Arrests Impostors in Delta

Merciless Op: Troops Eliminate Terrorists in Maiduguri, Arrests Impostors in Delta In a merciless operation, Nigerian troops have neutralized Boko Haram gunmen who attempted...

GARANNTOR ACQUIRES BYTES HOSTING

Garanntor Hosting, one of the fastest growing web hosting company in West Africa, announced the acquisition of Bytes Hosting, a division of Bytes & Data...

BRT: Changing the Transport Narratives & Saving The Fat Backside Woman

The only permanent thing in life is change , so goes a popular saying and the change has come! We must embraced it, but...

Dangote awards contract to DuPont

    DuPont Clean Technologies (DuPont) has announced that Dangote Oil Refinery Company Ltd (Dangote) has commissioned a range of advanced proprietary equipment from DuPont for...

Fayemi denies “fuel scarcity comment” ascribed to him

  The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has denied a statement being circulated on the social media in which he was...

Our Strides In Nigerian Internet Space Is Highly Visible

  Head of Business at Adesoye Amoo, Zeta-Web, speaks to eTimes News  about the altering challenges of delivering internet services in Nigeria.   As an Internet service...

“Facts of history: The Core North/Hausa Fulani is Nigeria’s challenge

    By Southern League Of Professionals Did you know that southern Nigerians living in kano were killed by northerners for struggling for independence. It happened in...

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...

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...

‘Be A Better You’ (B.A.B.Y) Empowers Lagos Youth, Targets 250 Teenagers

  As part of its objectives to empower young teenagers through its annual empowerment program themed ‘Be A Better You’ (B.A.B.Y) Star's Delight is targeting...

Niger, NIRSAL Partner on Agricultural Sector

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has stressed the need to sustain the paradigm shift in the agricultural sector from social service to...

NITDA Upholds transparency in Financial Bid Opening Exercise

As part of the drive to uphold transparency, justice and fairness in the Agency’s procurement processes, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) today...

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...

Exhibition: Hannie De Eventa to wow Nigerians with bespoke fashion items

The ancient  city of Ibadan to showcase the indigenous skills and talents that abound in the state. Oyo state has been on the forefront...

Nigeria, China to Sign $328 Million Agreement on ICT as President...

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Beijing Saturday to attend the Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) holding September 3 – 4, 2018. During...

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...

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...

CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI) FROM INNOVATIVE AFRICAN ENTREPRENEURS TO...

.     GIANNIS INT'L LTD; AFRICAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP & SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP INCUBATION CENTER, do hereby make a formal request through the internet for innovative entrepreneurial African entrepreneurs...

Acting President commissions parboiled rice mill, Africa’s largest in Kebbi

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday commissioned the multi-billion Naira Wacot Rice Mill in Argungu, Kebbi State, and the largest of its...
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