BUM-BUM STORIES: THE MAD MAN – Onyeka Chiemelie

  Dressed in smelly rags and torn clothes, he danced round and round the small fire made at the sharp little corner of the road. Okaka...

17 Reasons Why You Need a Mango Every DAY

  This is the season, a lot of mangoes are around now! They are cheap and cool. Though people tend to stay away from it...

Tips for Success: Allow yourself to be broken first before God’s...

    As a child of God, success is always at ones finger tips, it is left for one to make use of it. If you...

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...

Insight to the 10 Top Online Courses for Future Jobs –...

 The ever-evolving job place, with growing access to the internet has driven E-conext to take a critical look at the nature of work, employment...

NLC Takes Action Against El-Rufai over Sack of 35,000 Kaduna Workers

  (Being text of the press conference by the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Ayuba Wabba, mni on Tuesday 9th January, 2018...

FG to boost CMD’s capability for institutional and human capacity development

  The Federal Government is poised to assist the Centre for Management Development (CMD) to increase its capability for institutional capacity and human resources development...

‘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...

PHYSIOLOGICAL BLOOD GROUP AWARENESS

  Ifeoma got married in the year 2010, from that time till now she has been rocked with 10 heart breaking miscarriages. To her, she...

Strike Action: Finally, ASUU, FG to Meet Again Tuesday Before Sallah

  In furtherance of efforts at resolving the lingering industrial action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the Honourable Minister of...

Apply For 9mobile Prize For Literature 2018

The 9Mobile Prize for Literature is a Pan African prize that celebrates debut African writers of published fiction. The recently concluded Etisalat Prize for...

EKITI STATE:TIME TO ROLL UP OUR SLEEVES

  One of the things I love doing is driving through the streets and towns of Ekiti State. It was a dream when I was...

Sodienye Mbatumukeke; The Murderer of Jumia delivery man, Parenting and...

Jumia delivery man, when we watched the video , we  were like "Oh my gosh"  then we were  brought to the reality of social...

REMINISCENCES – Marvin Benson

  The fears that talked us to weep The tears that lulled us to sleep The Sun-wind The pain-scorched face Hidden deep in the castle of the heart Death-that dark...

4 Signs Of Breast Cancer You May Have Never Heard Of...

      Most women who are diagnosed with breast cancer usually share a common symptom: they usually feel a strange lump that turns out to be...

Nigerians Stranded In Foreign Universities Due To Paucity Of Funds

The Presidential Special Scholarship Scheme for Innovations and Development (PRESSID) an avenue where bright Nigerians can be sponsored on a scholarship programme overseas has...

WILL THERE EVER BE PRESS FREEDOM IN AFRICA?

Freedom of the press or media is the freedom of communication and expression through various mediums including electronic media and published materials.   Article 8 of...

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?...

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...

Strike Action: Alvan Ikoku College of Education, Owerri To Embark On...

Baring any last minute changes, the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, Owerri, may declare industrial action anytime from...

Some of us know sacking 20,000 teachers isn’t smart!

  *How Saraki Addressed the Issue of Teachers not being able to pass a primary 4 aptitude test in 2007.* I have read so much about...

Mediocrity Rules The Day: Hijab is trending more than Viola Nuela...

  -First Class University of Nigeria Nsụka, 2016. -Best Graduating Student University of Nigeria Nsụka, 2016. -First Class Nigerian Law School, 2017. -Best Graduating Student Nigerian Law School,...

FG releases Economic Recovery Plan

  The Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) which unveils a road map for Nigeria’s economic recovery, growth and sustainable development has been released. It...

You really need to think well before you eat that noodles!

The raging offensive against instant noodles and the health risks for consumers! A noodles ban in faraway India provokes NAFDAC to action in Nigeria and...

NIGERIA: Smartest people, Mediocre nation.

  BRITISH Nobel laureate Dorothy Hodgkin once noted that the University of Lagos was one of the world centres of expertise in her specialist field...

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...

Chris Ngige has dispelled speculations of uncertainty over talks between the...

The Honourable Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige has dispelled speculations of uncertainty over talks between the Federal Government and the Academic...

Manchester Arena Attack: Can the West Man Up To The Terrorist?

We totally understand the pains that by you are passing through and we totally understand what it means to lose loved ones.  We will...

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...

NDI IGBO: WHO ARE THEY?

The question of who are the Igbos is simply put, a question of not just ethnological identity, but of linguistic classification. To produce an...

SCHOOL FEEDING PROGRAMME REACHES 17 STATES

        Three more states have been added to the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme, with an additional one million children now benefitting from it....

Spotlight: Michael Ebia, CEO ADE Digital, talks on Digital in Nigeria;...

  In this interview with Michael Ebia ,The co-Founder and CEO of ADE Digital, one of Nigeria’s leading digital marketing agencies in Lagos, Nigeria. He...

DON’T CONFORM – M. AFOLABI

  Sometimes it can be discouraging and upsetting when you follow the rules and do what is right and expected, and at the end of...

CELEBRITY Chika Ike Celebrates Acceptance To Harvard Business School After Trying...

After 5 years of trying, Nollywood actress, Chika Ike finally gets accepted into Harvard Business School. In an Instagram post, the actress explained that the...

SNIPPETS OF PETER OBI’S OUTING AT LAGOS SOCIAL MEDIA WEEK

  When asked about his stand in leadership in Nigeria, Obi said: **The problem we have in Nigeria is not having a leader with Capacity to...

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...

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...

South East Governors and Their Path To Industrialization – Okere Chidiebere

When some people make reference to the properties owned by Igbo people outside Igboland, particularly in Lagos and Abuja, they make it look like...

W-Holistic Business Solutions offers loans and grants to would be Entrepreneurs

In a bid to change the dynamics of the country via enterprise and entrepreneurship, W-Holistic Business, an organisation poised to change the narrative in...

THOSE OF YOU THAT HAVE ANDROID SMART PHONES MUST KNOW THIS 

Have you ever wondered why you are asked to turn off your cell phones or Android phones when refuelling your car? There is always...

Ndidi Nwuneli writes on what every entrepreneur should know about starting

Starting a new venture is not an easy feat. It is like embarking on an adventure, unclear about the path and with no guarantee...

Google: Making the Internet Work Better for Everyone in Africa...

By 2034 Africa is expected to have the world’s largest working-age population of 1.1 billion—yet only 3 to 4 million jobs are created annually....

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...

Chi Tola Trains Farmers on Mushroom Farming and Preservation

Mushrooms farming is gaining grounds in Nigeria, with a lot of people embracing this form of agriculture. A lot of varieties of mushroom abound,...

ON THE CURRICULUM ISSUE (CONCERNING CRK) .

      Nigerian government and lies. They have lied again. The way Nigerian government behaves is like a thief who wants to steal a fowl. He...

MUSHROOMS: WHY THEY  ARE GOOD FOR OUR ENVIRONMENT – CHI TOLA 

  The word mushroom may mean different things to different people in different countries. In a broader sense, “Mushroom is a distinctive fruiting body of...

ACDE president visits NOUN, underscores varsity’s strategic importance to Africa’s ODL

The ACDE president stated this on Tuesday during his visit to the headquarters of NOUN in Abuja, where he underscored the role and critical...

My Mission is to Bridge The Education Gap Between The Northern...

  Emir Sanusi, the current Emir of Kano, Nigeria’s foremost Northern city and Islamic symbol in Nigeria. Sanusi, is a clear departure from the line...

The Inaugural Edition of 1997 Theatre Arts Alumni Lagos Chapter Held...

  In a bid to give back to the society, the Lagos Chapter of Theatre Arts Department of Imo State University,  Owerri converged for the...

ASUU: MEETING WITH F.G. ENDS IN STALEMATE, DENIES CALLING STUDENTS TO...

  We have being duly informed that a purported rumour credited to ASUU National secretariat which stated that ASUU has instructed all its members and...

Women shouldn’t see men as a hindering factor to their success...

    She would have made a good supermodel if she ever wanted to strut the runway but she wanted corporate world. Instead of endorsing brands,...

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...

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...

Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa kickoff in Lagos

Google today announced the startups who will participate in the first Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa class, at an event held in Lagos. It also...

There is widespread under-compensation of Nigerian graduates at local companies

According to a recent report released by Stutern, there is widespread under compensation of Nigerian graduates at local companies. 75 percent of new graduates...

NCC Hosts Nigerian Library Association Executive Committee Meeting

  The extended executive committee meeting of the Nigerian Library Association (NLA) held at the headquarters of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on 12th April...

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...

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...

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...

Cross River Pristine Forest: Do We Allow It To Go For...

    Development as it pertains other facets of life requires sacrifice. In economist, this can be termed as “opportunity cost or forgone alternative”. This is...
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