Friday, January 18, 2019

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...

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...

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

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 purpose 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...

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...

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...

Sidmach Technologies collaborates with Microsoft to bring top notch e-Learning solutions...

In line with the concept of using ICT to deepen education in Nigeria, Sidmach Technologies, an indigenous e-Learning and ICT firm collaborates with Microsoft...

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...

Decline of Igbo Languages : How True is That?

. The Igbo language is a rich and dynamic language spoken by at least 30 million people in the south east and south south...

BABCOCK UNIVERSITY, TEMITOPE NWACHUKWU: THE MANNER CRITERIA USED FOR...

Justice denied and acknowledgement denied. This was the position of Miss Temitope Nwachikwu, the best graduating student (with the highest CGPA) of BABCOCK UNIVERSITY...

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"...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

10 Reasons Why I Eat Okra

Okra, also known as lady’s fingers, bamia, bhindi or gumbo, is a plant of the tropical and warm climates that produces edible green pods....

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Nigeria’s Dangerous Street Drug Epidemic

  Nigeria has a new, dangerous drug problem as cheap drugs, like codeine and morphine, threaten the country’s youth. “The reason I take codeine is because...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Start Hub Innovation, Co Creation Hub and Others Partner For NG...

  Talents abound in Nigeria tech ecosystem but due to lack of cohesion and synergy ,the country has not been able to tap fully into...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

NNPC Yearly Quiz Competition Kicks off at Grassroots, State Levels

The schedule of competitive events that would culminate in the grand finale of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) 2018 National Science Quiz competition...

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...

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...

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...

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...
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