Saturday, March 23, 2019

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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?...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

CELEBRITY Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Answers The Question “Was Your Husband Comfortable With...

CELEBRITY In a new drama, “Alter Ego”  Omotola Jalade Ekeinde played a woman with multiple personalities and was in some sex scenes. The new movie by Moses...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

BIAFRA: BETWEEN OJUKWU AND NNAMDI KANU

    On May 30, 1967, following a chain of events in Nigeria, and following weeks of serious consultations between Ojukwu who was the Military Governor...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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...

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...

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,"...

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...

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...

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...

About 3 million Children Are Beggers In Kano State

Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, the state governor of Kano observed that there are about three million out of school children, roaming the streets of 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...

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...

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...
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