Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Keeping Crime in the Tribal Family

  I’ve been paying attention to the ethnic composition of Nigerian criminal gangs with the corner of one eye. My non-scientific finding: our small criminal...

The Unspoken Words Of A House Girl

  I'm a house girl..Well, that's what they call me...But my name is Ayo...But in my life, there is no joy...Although there is no joy...I...

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...

I’M OKAY, ONLY NEED TO OBEY DOCTORS’ ORDERS, PRESIDENT BUHARI TELLS...

  President Muhammadu Buhari says there is tremendous improvement in his health, indeed, he wishes to return home, "but I've learnt to obey my doctor's...

Fact sheet: All You Need To Know About ...

Key facts Monkeypox is a rare disease that occurs primarily in remote parts of Central and West Africa, near tropical rainforests. The monkeypox virus...

The DNA Trap: A Lesson From My Story

By Chima Okereke   As a "young single man" in 2006, Surulere Lagos, I was handsome(I'm not sure if I'm handsome now but I think I...

Swarovski heiress’s wedding is as blingy & fabulous as you’d expect

Soooo, you're the heir to the Swarovski fortune. How do you celebrate your wedding? The answer, as Victoria Swarovski showed over the weekend, is...

Why I Played Strong Sex Scenes in My Latest Film –...

  Leading actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, has returned to Nollywood. After a three-year hiatus, the 39-year-old is lined up to debut "Alter Ego" alongside Wole Ojo...

EID-EL-KABIR: 70 Trailer Load Of Lake Rice Arrive Lagos

    In an effort to ensure even distribution across all the sale centres, the Lagos State Government on Wednesday said that at least 70 trailer...

Tribute To A Great Neighbor & Wonderful Woman

Some days ago  I attended the funeral service of a woman I admire so much. I met her when I was preparing for my...

AS A WOMAN, THESE ARE 5 REASONS YOU MUST HAVE AND...

Every woman needs a pair of high heels, even if she favors sneakers or flats more. There are a number of reasons why women...

The REAL Reason Men Are So Infatuated With Your Breasts

      Breasts: Women have them, men lovethem — but clearly women and men don't think about them in the same way. To you ladies, they're obviously part of your...

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...

World Malaria Day: FG Presents Locally Manufactured Treated Nets

The Federal Government, yesterday announced the commencement of locally produced treated nets by a Nigerian company; Roses Textile Limited The locally manufactured treated Net known...

3 REASONS WHY LAI MOHAMMED’S PROPOSED BAN MAKES NO SENSE

This is for all the current opposition parties who may one day become the ruling party. A vociferous spokesperson of your party does not...

If BoI is shopping for N1tn to assist SMEs, why is...

  Barely one month after the take off of Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN), indications have emerged that Bank of Industry (BoI) that had hitherto...

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 DIARY OF A SLAY QUEEN: GAINS, HOW TO...

  "Vanity upon vanity all is vanities" said Solomon, touted as  the wisest of them all. He seems to be correct in this saying now...

Exhibition: Hannie De Eventa to wow Nigerians with bespoke fashion items

The ancient  city of Ibadan to showcase the indigenous skills and talents that abound in the state. Oyo state has been on the forefront...

APPRAISING THE EMIR OF KANO’S CALL FOR AN END TO POVERTY...

The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, has called on religious and political leaders in northern Nigeria to do more in addressing the twin...

Mercedes-Benz maintains lead over BMW

Mercedes-Benz held off BMW again last month to preserve its substantial midyear lead in U.S. luxury auto sales. BMW’s CEO isn’t ready to accept...

Biafra: Nigerians Demands To Know The Owners Of the Voices That...

By Chris Maduka “Not our voices” they chorused and we totally agree with Amosun and co, we are not debating it. We are not an...

NNPC Tasks Indigenous Companies to Bid for 30 Marginal Fields

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has urged members of the Independent Petroleum Producers Group (IPPG) to participate in the forthcoming bid round for...

Yvonne Nelson Slays & Strikes The Internet With Arousing Sunset...

If there is just a single slot for one gorgeous girl to fill the cover page of the most patronized magazine today; it would...

NIGERIA TO HOST AFRICAN ARM-WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS

  The Nigeria Arm-wrestling Federation disclosed that it had concluded plans to host at least 15 African countries at this year’s African Arm-wrestling Championships in...

Finance ministry denies hiring foreign PR consultants for $2m

The Federal Ministry of Finance said that it had not hired any Public Relations firm for 2 million dollars (N612 million) per month. The Director...

African Development Bank to Add $2 Billion to Nigeria Loans

The African Development Bank plans to increase its loans to Nigeria by more than $2 billion next year with investments in energy, infrastructure and agriculture, its...

The Wedding Party drives Nollywood to new heights

The Nigerian Film industry has taken another step towards becoming one of the world’s most important film industry’s, with ‘The Wedding Party’ a Romantic...

Don’t Cut Your Vegetables In The Market And Three Other Ways...

By Obianuju Okonkwo It’s no news that in this ongoing recession goods and commodities are more expensive. As we make conscious efforts to sustain ourselves...

HOW MUCH IS BUHARI’S HEALTH COSTING NIGERIA?

It’s been over 50 days since President Buhari left for London for a “follow-up medical consultation,” leaving Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo in his stead....

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...

Weekend Tit Bits: Why you must stay away from negative people

Spend a minute with a negative person then you stand the risk of wasting a day of your life without hope! Spend an hour with...

Nigeria’s central bank plans to auction an undisclosed amount of dollars

Nigeria's central bank plans to auction an undisclosed amount of dollars  through book building to settle a backlog of demand for airlines, fuel and...

GTBANK Launches GTWorld, Nigeria’s First Fully Biometric Mobile APP

Foremost African Financial Institution, Guaranty Trust BANK PLC, is leading the future of digital banking with the launch of GTWorld, a mobile banking app...

Recycling: Perfecting The Act In Nigeria By Politicians

Globally, everybody is encouraged to go green, if you cannot go green, then recycle. But, there are thing that should be recycled  and from...

My travails with a 17 year old pregnant girl

    I think this is a case of child abuse as at when the deed was done. I also think it is a case of...

35 PSYCHOLOGY OF POSITIVE THINKING: TIPS FOR FULFILLED LIFE

** *1. Don't complicate life. We won't be here forever. Once this day is over, it's gone forever. Your time is too valuable to waste...

FRSC: Cutting Her Hair, How Right Are They?

  Nigerians were again jolted and worried when the pictures of the Corp member of the Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC) female member's hair ,though...

The most fascinating details in United States’ 54-page case against Nigeria’s...

One57, a luxury skyscraper apartment building is at the center of this latest Nigerian corruption case. (Reuters/Mike Segar) Last week, news of a US Department of...

Seven Reasons Why I Think Nigeria Should Have Abstained From The...

  Nigeria ignored the body language of the United States of America & went ahead to vote in favour of the United Nations General Assembly...

Getting Africa Ready For The Fourth Industrial Revolution – Nneoma Ofodile

Some people have argued over time that it is almost impossible to imagine what the world would look like if the effects of the...

BRT ROUTE CONSTRUCTION: IS AMBODE WATCHING WHILE THE CONSTRUCTION WORKERS SLEEP...

It is a refreshing notion that Akin Ambode the current governor of Lagos State is very hard working and focused, that's a statement of...

41 women of color get real about beauty and diversity

“I was afraid of the darkness of my skin," Aja Naomi King said. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images The INSIDER Summary: 41 professional women and Hollywood...

Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o to star in film inspired by a...

  In what might be one of the biggest stories to come out of the Cannes Film Festival, Entertainment Weekly reports that Netflix has landed...

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...

Osinbajo, Dangote, others in industrial policy council

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday at the State House in Abuja inaugurated the Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council. The council is chaired by...

May 25: Is it worth celebrating & Is Africa a truly...

May 25th, a date that is sacrosanct in Africa. A day set aside to mark the African Liberation day, a lot of symposium on...

Men and Cheating:Ladies what do you think about this?

Ladies what do you think about this?To me this is bitter truth,i decide to copy and share,to take life simple so as to have...

Lagos Rail: Hanging and Dangling Is the Way to Go

Lagos City is Africa's most populous City and the economic capital of Nigeria, with a bustling economy , economic watchers placed the city as...

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...

BROADCAST BY PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI, AUGUST 21, 2017

. My dear citizens, I am very grateful to God and to all Nigerians for their prayers. I am pleased to be back on home soil...

NITDA Takes Cyber Threat Consciousness to Osun State

  In a move to empower Nigerians with the knowledge and tips of staying safe in the Cyberspace, create awareness on the menace of Cybercrimes,...

We are here to change Nigeria’s narrative for Good – Enyinna...

  One thing is that pertaining to other things of life, there is always the need to rethink any standing positions especially, if the status...

Lessons I Learnt From My Kidnap – Maranatha Innocent

The 8th of March 2017 will forever remain a day to remember. So I went to the bank to withdraw some money since my...

The 2018 Social Media Week Lagos and How it Affects us...

Social Media has come to stay, it allows firms ,citizens and other to tell their stories without gatekeeping or bottlenecks. The Advent of social...

Agriculture: Is it the right way for Nigeria ?

Go back to the farm, youths must farm and operation feed the nation. I know must of us must have come across these jingles...

6 Tips on Maintaining Relaxed Hair

Relaxed hair, by its definition, undergoes controlled damage in order to straighten it, but maintaining this hair in a healthy fashion is possible with several simple...

Castor Plant : Saving the Life of Farmer and Fulani Herdsmen

Lately, the herdmen and farmers have been having clashes from the Savannah regions of Benue to the creeks of Delta. It has been one...

BEFORE BIAFRA COMES, IGBOS HAVE TO LEAVE LAGOS AND OTHER PARTS...

    Biafra phenomenon isn’t what we can sweep under the carpet anymore, with the coming of Nnamdi Kanu, his imprisonment, release and soaring popularity has...

Economic Recovery: Excuses No Longer Acceptable, Says Osinbajo

The Acting President said this on Thursday at the cabinet retreat on ERGP implementation and 2018 budget preparation, according to a statement by his...

Essien Uwana Blushes, Gives Tips On Success

A lot of us are obsessed with success and achievement. Failure is definitely NOT part of the equation. Don't get me wrong, sucess is...

Nigerians can now apply for driver’s license online

In the spirit of the continuous revamping of processes of public ventures and ease of making transactions which has seen the Nigerian Immigration service...

INDEPENDENCE: FROM NIGERIA TO CATALONIA

ON the surface, Nigeria and Spain barely have anything in common; the former occupies a large part of West Africa while the latter is...

FG Trained Officers to Battle ‘Fake News’ – Lai Mohammed

  The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has disclosed that Federal Government has trained competent information officers tasked with skills to indentify...

Low Adoption and Migration of IFRS 9 in Nigeria Software Worries...

As the global race for the adoption for the new International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS 9) gathers momentum, FinTrak Software Co Ltd, an indigenous...

THE NEWEST PORN ECONOMY IS IN NIGERIA

  ‘Porn Around the World’: An industry struggles to take hold in a deeply conservative nation A young woman with magenta-streaked hair and a short, sporty...

BASIC SAFETY TIPS IN NIGERIA

1.Never go to bed with your car's fuel tank empty (No fuel). In case of an emergency, what if your good neighbour isn't at...

OAP Bribery. Pettiness & Charlatans are killing Nigerian Music Industry –...

In an exclusive chat with eTimes News,  Chukwudi Ugwu, popularly known by his stage name as  Mahansa , laments on the plight of artistes,...

Infinix Note 5 Stylus, More Than Just Products- Benjamin Jiang

  I always believe that a product requires more than just high quality, but also ability to give users a feeling beyond the value of...

Is This The End of Gasoline/Diesel Powered Cars?

by jimbelton The current crop of electrics won’t be killing off the gas station any time soon. There is a potential battery technology, Lithium-air, that has...
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