Wednesday, November 14, 2018

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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"...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

JAMB: KILLING THE EDUCATION WITH THE RECENT REDUCTION OF CUT OFF...

The highest examination body in Nigeria known as Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) is once more in the news! Not because of revenue as...

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...

GRACE EZENWA FROM ANAMBRA WINS PRESIDENTIAL BEST TEACHERS AWARD, GIFTED BRAND...

  President Muhammadu Buhari Present the Keys to a Brand New Car to Mrs. Grace Ezenwa, the Overall Best Winner, Best Administrator Category, of the...

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...

NNPC to Partner Women Body in Promoting Study of Engineering among...

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it is ready to collaborate with the Association of Professional Women Engineers of Nigeria (APWEN) to encourage...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Ex-VC sues Nigerian Breweries for misleading people about malt drink

A former vice-chancellor, Benson Idahosa University (BIU), Prof. Ernest Izevbigie, has taken the Nigerian Breweries Plc. to a High Court in Benin City for...

Biafra: Why lasting Solution Must Be Found Using Economics

Biafra, has turned out to be that proverbial bee that has perches at the Nigeria’s scrotum. Allow the bee,it stings the hell out of...

G-Strings The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

G-strings, the tiny piece of underwear mostly worn by women, have been all the rage since Hollywood celebrities such as Britney Spears was seen...

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...

Austine Okere, Enerst Ndukwe, Leo Stan Ekeh Unveils Ausso Business School...

Ausso Business Academy, a world class business Academy that is fashioned to cater for entrepreneur that are scaling their businesses and corporate organisations that...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Igbinovia Group of Schools Emerges Winner Of EFCC Quiz

  The Head of the Benin Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mailafia Yakubu today, June 22, 2018 stated that the Commission...

The government is right for sending 24 Chibok girls back to...

In the next four months, 24 out of the 103 Chibok girls released from the captivity of Boko Haram will be returning to school....

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...

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?...

OUR ACHIEVEMENTS IN OFFICE ARE UNDENIABLE – PDP

    1. We have read comments made by the National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives’ Congress (APC), Alhaji Bolaji Ojo-Abdullahi, Mallam Garba Shehu, Special...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Ugwuzor Michael Gets President Buhari’s Attention Over  His Designs!

Micheal Ugwuzor has been announced by the President Muhammadu Buhari as the winner of the 2017 greeting card competition . This is an effort...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

Why Do We Relish In Eating These Meats While The Biodiversity...

As the world recognises May 22 as a day for preservation of biodiversity, which is an in a layman's terms means, how not to...

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...

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...

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...

First Class Degree Lowered As NUC Approved New Grade System For...

NUC Approved New Grade System For Universities The National Universities Commission, NUC is no longer using a scale of 5, the new system is based...

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...

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...

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...

GIVE UP, TO GET UP – Muyiwa Afolabi

Life generally is about trade-offs. For anything you want, you must be willing to sacrifice for it. There is nothing really free I tell...

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...

WHY IS BISOLA ABAYOMI-OJO YET TO BE EXTRADITED TO ANSWER FOR...

Although 9,293 people have currently signed the ongoing petition against Anthonia Bisola Abayomi-Ojo, the United States Government insists that only a warrant for her...

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...

Minister Hails Africa’s Top Geologist at Book Launch

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has congratulated Africa’s first professor of geology, Prof. Mosobalaje Olaloye Oyawoye, 91, on the formal...

NIGERIANS TOP THE 2017 CAINE PRIZE SHORTLIST – READ THEIR STORIES...

Lesley Nneka Arimah, Chikodili Emelumadu, and Arinze Ifeakandu are three Nigerians on the five-writer shortlist for the 2017 Caine Prize for African Writing. The...

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...

8 Things Men Will Always Find Attractive In Women

“8 Things Men Will Always Find Attractive In Women.” It consists of the typical feel-good crap that is peddled everywhere you go and does...

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...

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...

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...

25 May: Africa Day 2017

The Continent of Africa observes and celebrates in a special way the 25 May. The day is known as “Africa Day.” Africa Day is promoted...

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...

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...

“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...

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...
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