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South Africa and Nigeria Brawl: A Tale Of Two Giants Fight

  South Africa and Nigeria ,the two biggest economy in Africa has been on a diplomatic brawl over the xenophobic attack on Nigerians living in...

Oslo pledges humanitarian assistance for Nigeria and the Lake Chad region

  Hundreds of thousands of children are threatened by starvationstarvation in the Lake Chad region. Millions of people have had to flee their homes in...

Who’s Afraid of Biafra Leaving ?

  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...

BPO: Making the Nigerian Customer,King

    Gone are the days organisations careless about their customers ! Today the customer is the king,this is a popular cliché that has becoming a...

Dangote changes Nigeria’s Cement importation narrative

  Following continuous increase in its production capacity, foremost cement manufacturer, Dangote Cement Plc (www.Dangote.com) has finally ended the era of Nigeria’s dependence on importation...

Cross-border e-commerce considered a growth rocket for Sub Saharan Africa retailers...

DHL Express (www.dpDHL.com), the world’s leading international express services provider, has published research highlighting the significant growth opportunity for retailers and manufacturers with an...

New British Deputy High Commissioner for Lagos arrives Nigeria

The British High Commission in Nigeria has announced the arrival of Laure Beaufils, appointed as British Deputy High Commissioner for Lagos, Laure is the...

Desecrated city:Who is raising ‘IGR’ with under-aged sex-hawkers in Asaba?

Asaba is the seat of power in Anioma and entire Delta State. However, it is fast becoming a home to all sorts of ‘shame.’...

Biafra: Who is afraid of you leaving ?

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...

Disruptive Technologies:A Look At The Future 

In 1998, Kodak had 170,000 employees and sold 85% of all photo paper worldwide.  Within just a few years, their business model disappeared and...

Our Strides In Nigerian Internet Space Is Highly Visible

  Head of Business at Adesoye Amoo, Zeta-Web, speaks to eTimes News  about the altering challenges of delivering internet services in Nigeria.   As an Internet service...

Lai Muhammed: Corrupt Elements Obfuscating FG’s Good Work

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said corrupt elements are doing everything possible to obfuscate the good work of the...

U.S. Ambassador W. Stuart Symington Presents Credentials to President Buhari

U.S. Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Nigeria Honorable W. Stuart Symington presented his credentials to His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari today at a...

BIAFRA: PRESIDENT BUHARI ASKS SEPARATISTS TO DROP THE IDEA OF NIGERIA’S...

President Muhammadu Buhari has again, reiterated the essence of the unity of Nigeria, urging those contemplating its break-up to have a rethink. Speaking at a...

Public Private Partnership, A Panacea To Housing Deficit In Nigeria- Fashola

The Honourable Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, SAN has reiterated the importance of synergy between the Federal Government and the...

Buhari at a head on collision with ECOWAS over ban on...

Importation of vehicles into Nigeria through the land Borders has been banned by the Federal Government. The prohibition order covers all new and used...

AU Congratulates Nigeria's Super Falcons for 2016 Women's Cup of Nations...

The AU Commission Chairperson equally congratulated the Confederation of African Football (CAF), the Government and people of the Republic of Cameroon, as well as...

John Nwachukwu: Nigerian Banks Do not Have Confidence in Local...

John Nwachukwu,Solutions Program Director at Zoracom speaks with eTimes News crew on the challenges of ICT  Start ups in Nigeria and why Banks will...

Zenith Bank Massive Recruitment

Zenith Bank is in a massive recruitment process. Please tell at least one person in your circle who may need the job. A minimum of...

H.E. Paul Kagame, President of Rwanda, Recieves Award For Fight Against...

President of Rwanda, Australian eco-innovator, Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy, Indian organizer of world's largest beach clean-up, Honduran indigenous activist Berta Cáceres, and veteran...

Humanitarian Emergency Directors Call for US$1 Billion to Meet the Needs...

The 2017 Humanitarian Response Plan for Nigeria seeks more than US$1 billion to address the needs of those in crisis in the three most...

U.S. Ambassador‘s Small Grants Program Gives $171,000 to 30 Nigerian Communities

U.S. Ambassador W. Stuart Symington awarded small grants totaling $171,000 to 30 Nigerian community-based organizations covering 19 Nigerian states under the Ambassador’s Small Grants...

Sales & Business Development Manager Vacancies 

Sales& Business Development Manager at Hartford Green Consulting Ltd. Hartford Green Consulting Limited (HGC) is a provider of cutting edge Business Consulting services in Nigeria....

Nigerian Business Landscape:Can the South East Bounce Back?

Before the Biafran War, Eastern Nigeria was one of the few regions of hope in black Africa. The World Bank made this official in...

Changing the narratives :​The Frontiers of Excellence in Anambra State

Expanding the Frontiers of Excellence in Anambra State   In pursuit of his vision “to make Anambra State the First Choice investment destination and a hub...

Knowledge Economy : RIMCO Nnewi, a stellar example

Nigeria economy is in doldrums , That's not a new thing. It is a cliche but that doesn't mean that factors of production and...

​December 3: International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Today is International Day of Persons with Disabilities, a day set aside by the United Nations to promote a better understanding of disability issues...

Nigerian Youths With The Help Of Organisations are "Dancing" Away Their...

A nation that will always get out of doldrums will always invest massively in human capacity and education of the young ones.Education has always...

Nigeria Joins African Union Campaign to End Child Marriage

With 49 per cent of Nigerian women married under the age of 18, according to latest figures from 2013, Nigeria has the world’s highest...

Abuja to host The 11th African Economic Conference

The 11 th African Economic Conference (AEC) will take place in Abuja, Nigeria under the theme “ Feed Africa: Towards Agro-Allied Industrialization for Inclusive...

Agrofood & plastplack Nigeria 2017: fairtrade announces official German and French...

LAGOS, Nigeria, November 30, 2016/APO/ -- After the great success of the second edition of agrofood & plastplack Nigeria 2016 the German trade fair...

NCC suspends directive on data segment price floor

Following the concerns that visited the directive to introduce price floor for data segment of the telecommunications sector beginning from December 1, 2016, the...

​Secretary-General Appoints Olufemi Elias of Nigeria as Registrar of The International...

A member of the Nigerian Bar, he holds a PhD from the University of London, a Master of Law from the University of Cambridge...

​Facebook Dumps Nigeria's Naira For South African Rand

After the visit of Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, the founder of the biggest social media , Facebook, to Nigeria . This was followed by some...

Namibia tops other African countries featured in Global Entrepreneurship Index

The Ashish J Thakkar Global Entrepreneurship Index of 85 countries ranks Singapore as the best environment for entrepreneurs.Of the African nations, Namibia scores highest...

How Recession Has Made  Nigerian Men To Loose Erection !!!

  “When a man has a rest of mind ,he will get an erection” an adage from the Eastern part of Nigeria. This adage has...

NCC: Investments in telecoms hit $68b in Nigeria

Despite what looks like economic downturn, investments in the fast growing telecommunications sector have been put at $68b as at July, 2016. Of this...

African Exchanges Should Focus on Smaller Businesses

African Exchanges Should Focus on Smaller Businessese African growth story is no longer a fairy tale. Over the past decade multinational companies, private equity...

NATIVE AFRICA'S MARKET DAYS: FAMOUS TALES ABOUT THE ORIGIN OF THE...

There are four market days in the Igbo land. These market days are Eke, Orie,Afor and Nkwo .Marketdays in Igbo land are very significant...

eNigeria 2016:Scarcity of Cyber Security Experts Worries Nigeria Government

  The need to develop a cyber ecosystem security has been a topic at the present e Nigeria event that was recent conducted at the...

NIGERIA- Experts review World Summit on Information Society achievements and emerging...

  Over 32 countries have assembled in Addis Ababa for the annual Africa review and follow up of the progress in achieving the World Summit...

'Immediate action' needed as millions in north-eastern Nigeria face food insecurity...

Warning that ongoing unrest and rising inflation have left more than five million people in restive north-east Nigeria facing acute food insecurity, the United...

Sheraton Lagos Unveils 107 Freshly Renovated Club Rooms and Suites and...

The iconic Sheraton Lagos Hotel (www.SheratonLagos.com) unveiled 107 newly renovated club rooms and suites, all refreshed and elegantly furnished with modern interiors and enhanced...

Nigeria's Strong Presence at ITU 2016 impresses the global telecoms stakeholders

Nigeria’s government and private sectors have made a pitch to foreign investors at the 2016 International Telecommunication Union conference, Telecoms World, where they presented...

Nigeria Bureau of Statistics Disturbed Over Nigerians Economic Knowledge!

Lately, inflation of basic good items such as garri , rice , beans et al has gone up in the market. My wife can...

Nigerian Recession:Me,My Kid & ThisChristmas 

It's about 4am and the digital channels has started wishing us happy Christmas in advance and a couple of shows slated around the period...

Job Title: Business Development Manager

We are recruiting to fill the position below: Job Title: Business Development Manager Location: Lagos Job Description Identification of prospective clients as well as initiation of sales efforts...

eNigeria: Lack of Cyber Security Professionals Worries Stakeholders

The need to develop a cyber ecosystem security has been a topic at the present e Nigeria event that was recent conducted at the...

Afrinection: Connecting African Entrepreneurs, Job Seekers & Professionals with Employers, Investors...

The spotlight and stage for Africa’s skilled, dynamic and multi-faceted talent force is now bigger and brighter than ever thanks to the launch of...

PROS AND CONS OF BLACK FRIDAY FOR SME

  Black Friday is an American tradition that has quickly taken root in Africa. The large online e-commerce shops and the major retail chains in...

NNPC, SHELL SIGN MOUS WITH NIGERIAN BANKS FOR $2.2 BILLION CONTRACTOR...

Shell Companies in Nigeria, supported by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has signed Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) with eight Nigerian banks under the...

INTERIOR AND AGRIC MINISTRIES PARTNER TO SECURE AGRIC INVESTMENTS IN THE...

The Minister of Interior, Lt Gen (rtd) Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau, says that Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officers would be specially trained...

Eseye announces breakthrough IoT technology with launch of AnyNet Secure™

Eseye, a leading global cellular machine-to-machine (M2M) connectivity provider for Internet of Things (IoT) devices has today announced the launch of its new, revolutionary...

Mechanics : how they can wreck your car 

The Nigerian mechanic or do I say majority of Nigerian mechanics barely know anything about the mechanics of the modern automobile. Seeing an educated...

Vacancies in a Hospital [5 Positions]

Living Word Hospital – Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the positions below: Job Title: Pharmacists Bachelor of Pharmacy with 2 or 3 years...

Are you interested in Big Brother Naija? The audition is here!

Big Brother Naija – The Nigeria reality TV show based on the Big Brother TV series will return to DStv and GOtv in January...

Infinix Mobility comes out with a high performance device known as...

            Infinix Mobility  introduces the 4th generation Infinix Zero 4, coinciding with  the device maker  four years of its entrant into the mobile device market...

Amanze Onyeukwu: Fumigation is preventive and shouldn't be feared

In this interview with Amanze Onyeukwu, the CEO of Dewdropsignatures Limited, with eTimes crew. He talks about the wrong assumptions and apathy Nigerians have...

Nigeria enterprise : How we have fared 

  This is the question on the lips of mist economic watchers. Is there sufficient proof to show that the country is really in need...

Destruction of Citizens’ Reputation Through The Use Of New Media:Rejoinder To...

The Internet, recently, was abuzz and/or trending with the story; “EFCC Arraign Evbodaghe For N229M Fraud”with colourful pictures strategically taken of Chief Sunday Evbodaghe...

Green:Benefits of using a paper bag 

Paper bag is the new fad these days. We can see men and women carrying paper bags from almost everywhere. They bring it in...

NCC, NITDA collaborates on Nigeria’s ICT Development

A giant stride has been made in the Nigerian ICT space with the collaboration of the foremost tech agencies in the country. The Nigerian...

Ask Yourself these Before Starting A Business In Nigeria

Everyone loves the titles “Entrepreneur” or “Business-Owner” but many fail to go into the business for the right reasons. This is because they get...

RIO OLYMPICS: 350,000 male condoms and 100,000 female condoms to be...

    Rio Olympics 2016: With all the sex going on at the Games, will the athletes have time to compete? The staggering number of condoms to...

Things to consider before buying a cell phone in Nigeria 

Smartphones have become a part of our lives, where everything is virtually done from business transaction to entertainment to even social activities such as...

Things People Do On Monday Mornings That Make Them Highly Successful!

BY MAGGIE HEATH | Monday morning. It’s nobody’s favorite time of the week. It’s when we all have to get to work, though annoyingly but we must...

Today’s Quote 

​ Once you choose hope, anything's possible.  ~Christopher Reeve

Unity: Nigerians  lambast Goodluck for calls for one Nigeria!

Goodluck Ebele Jonathan promoted the idea of "One Nigeria" albeit in a subtle way on his facebook page. As expected, it didnt go down...

Rio Olympics Medal Table 

The United States has the first gold medal of the Rio Olympics, but China has the most medals after doing well in shooting events 1 China...

Quote of the day 

​ Happiness is not in the absence of challenges but the choice to dwell on infinite hope. Lailah Gifty Akita

Rice: Anambra State Comes To The Rescue 

What manner of a state is Anambra ? What man of people that are the administrators of this state? A state that has consistently...

Katsina State and new model of poverty alleviation

These are mixed breed goats purchased by the Katsina state government to be distributed to rural Women as an  empowerment programme. One begins to...

African child: A case of abuse or neglect?

Can you imagin! On my way back from my sister's place, I passed by the market. It was raining seriously,so much that i was...

Quote of the day 

​ A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. Winston S. Churchill

How unquenchable thirst for imported goods is killing Nigerian economy

A former Nigerian Head of State was once quoted as saying, “Our problem is not money, but what to do with money.” This was...

The elephant in the room: addressing South Africa’s skills crisis

The elephant in the room: addressing South Africa’s skills crisisThe elephant in the room: addressing South Africa’s skills crisis South Africa’s jobs crisis is in...
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