Thursday, September 20, 2018

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...

ICPC Arraigns ‘University VC’ with Secondary School Certificate

  An operative of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Mr Chidi Orji has told a Federal High Court sitting in...

IMO State College of Education, Ihitte Uboma, get NCCE approval –...

  The Secretary to the Government of Imo State, Sir George Eche, today, announced officially that the newly established IMO State College of Education, Ihitte...

Entrepreneurship should be taught as a subject in all schools across...

  By far the biggest employer of people in Africa is what is generally called the "informal sector." I personally don't like this title "informal,"...

UN Peace Day: Mad4Naija Hosts Unity Carnival Against Hate Speech,Violence

    A coalition of concerned Nigerians across Nigeria and beyond, are organising Unity Carnival as an expression of patriotism and love for Nigeria and as...

FG Inaugurates Agreement Renegotiating Teams with Staff Unions in Colleges of...

The Federal Government has inaugurated teams to renegotiate the agreements it reached with unions in Colleges of Education and Polytechnics in 2010. Minister of Education,...

Watch the Video as an Ijaw man takes a swipe at...

  A region that is volatile, just like the crude  oil they produce, they are like a tinder box. Many have said that the region...

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...

Giving Back : The Ibadan Medical Specialists Group (IMSG) to host...

The Ibadan Medical Specialists Group (IMSG) is hosting its 7th biennial fundraising dinner and dance on Saturday 7th of October at the "The Venue"...

Why African Entrepreneurship Is Booming

I visited my village of Ovim in Southeastern Nigeria. I met a painter who also manufactures the paint he uses for his work. According...

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...

Findadmission.com Debuts In Nigeria, Makes Oversea Schools Admissions Easier

      Finding schools overseas have always been a Herculean task for parents and guardians. With tons of middle men that always make this a difficult...

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...

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...

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...

The Nigerian  Law School: Hijab , to be or not to...

Religion has always been the opium of people , as Karl Marx opined and this theory came to bare again when a young Muslim...

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...

Afiaolu: Devil Visits Nnewi Town as they Celebrate their Festival (Pictures...

Culture is what make a set of people unique. It can be defined as the ideas, customs, and social behaviour of a particular people...

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...

HERE ARE THE WINNERS OF THE UNION BANK CENTENARY INNOVATION CHALLENGE

the Heritage Place, Ikoyi hosted Union Bank‘s Centenary Innovation Challenge – an initiative set up in partnership with Co-Creation Hub aimed at discovering and promoting innovative...

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...

FG Releases Another Paris Club Refunds of N243bn to States

FG has released a State by State breakdown of another tranche of Paris Club refund of over-deductions on Paris Club, London Club Loans and...

CAPITAL FLIGHT OR REPARATION : HOW MONEY FROM NIGERIA FUNDS FLAMBOYANT...

  The rise of the flamboyant real estate in the village of Miziara in Lebanon has been attributed to the inflow of revenue from Lebanese...

How to Successfully Outsource Social Media for Your Business

  We all know the importance  of branding and building authority through social media through using a hands on approach. But some businesses are not ready or...

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...

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...

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...

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....

The Web World – “Who Owns Who ?”

It is a common thing for one big company to own several other large companies. As a matter of fact, there are about a...

September 8: International Literacy Day

International Literacy Day, celebrated annually on 8 September, is an opportunity for Governments, civil society and stakeholders to highlight improvements in world literacy rates,...

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...

SCHOOL FEEDING PROGRAMME: OVER 8.2M PUPILS NOW BEING FED IN 24...

  *Over 80,000 cooks engaged in 45,394 schools Following the achievement of its target of 5.5 million pupils being fed free daily under the programme in...

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...

ARE YOU A RICH MAN? THOSE SONS OF YOURS MAY KILL...

  .   It was an unplanned gathering of very wealthy Nnewi men, each with a head bowed in regret as one of them was informally addressing...

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...

How much do school supplies cost in Nigeria and in other...

Prices of schoolbooks, backpacks and school supplies are increasing every year. Check for yourself how the prices of these items vary in Nigeria and...

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...

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...

Watch what you buy at the roadside and wash what you...

Watch this video as a woman is captured using dirty clothes to clean up edible on the roadside. It was captured without her knowing...

Aisha Buhari Urges Increase Education of Girl Child, Women in Africa

  Wife of the President Mrs. Aisha Buhari has emphasized the need to increase level of education among both the girl child and women in...

GE Partners NYSC to Empower Corps Members with Entrepreneurial Skills

  The world’s premier Digital Industrial Company has announced a partnership with the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC)to empower Youth Corps members with valuable entrepreneurial...

Simple marketing and business lesson I learnt from my 9yr Old...

It is public holiday and I was at home lazing and it was time to bond with my little girl. She used to like...

Tupac Shakur and the Irony of ASUU and National Development

  Tupak Shakur was shot 21 years ago today.This kinda reminds me that I am turning to a grandpa.RIP Shakur!Seems like yesterday. In a very weird...

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...

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...

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...

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...

The Nigerian Youths: This is life, it waits for no one...

  There is a popular saying that goes like this " procrastination is a thief of time " and that is what most people do,...

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...

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...

NSIT UBIUM CONSTITUENCY AKWA IBOM TO BENEFIT FREE WORLD ICT CAPACITY...

    In line with  the concept of delivering the dividends of democracy to the constituents  and empowering the people ,  the office of the member...

Shoe Shinning Kits, Docility of The Northern Youths & Change of...

Borno state , one of the historic state in the Northern Nigeria  is in the news lately , with the "empowerment scheme" of the...

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...

Nigerian Law School Churns Out 4,294 Lawyers!

  New Lawyers The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Samuel Nkannu Walter Onnoghen has charged legal practitioners in the country to always resort to...

MAXIMIZING SOCIAL MEDIA FOR INFLUENCE, IMPACT AND WEALTH

  Since the introduction of social media, influence is something you don't need to get a degree in school for before getting it. A lot...

MIRACLE IGBOKWE: AN OPEN LETTER TO ROCHAS OKOROCHA AND BIG BROTHER...

Big Brother Naija show has ended but the controversies that trail the show is still there ! A show that had brought a lot...

NUC approves the Setting Up of Medical College at the Rivers...

  The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved the establishment of a Medical College at the Rivers State University. This approval will lead to the full...

Libya, the Nigeria Youth Experience and Mindset of Golden Fleece

Libya, the Nigeria Youth Experience and Mindset of Golden Fleece Having served in Benin City, which is the epicenter of human trafficking in Nigeria, I...

Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo And Allen Blue, Co-Founder of LinkedIn Parley...

Technology has the capacity to leapfrog any nation from an agrarian society to an advanced one. Having this in mind, the Vice President of...

No Amount Used To Educate A Child IShould Be Considered A...

  May 27 every year is recognised globally as the "Children's Day", a day set aside for the children and their role in the society. Children...

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...

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...

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...

Dr.Akanu Ibiam’s Letter To The Queen Of England -Renouncing The British...

  Your Gracious Majesty, I am deeply and humbly constrained to present you with this letter. For many years, indeed throughout my mature life, I had...

“THE NORTH IS NIGERIA’S PROBLEM CHILD”…Good News from Northern Nigeria

  By Lasisi Olagunju IT is gratifying to note that northern Nigeria is not just about mass weddings, mass procreation, mass murder and mass failure. Sometimes...

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...

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,...

Shun Greed, Imbibe Integrity, EFCC Tells Nigerian Students

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, 13th June, 2018 at the EFCC Academy, Karu, Abuja hosted students and officials of the...

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...

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...
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