Medianet.Info’s Main Posts for 13th July 2017

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  • Decorating: The magic of staining wood with vinegar

    Posted:Thu, 13 Jul 2017 19:00:55 +0000
    DIY Furniture I had spent six months looking for the perfect kitchen table that I absolutely loved. When my searches kept coming up empty, I decided to take matters into my own hands. I purchased an INGO kitchen table from Ikea for $69.99. It’s small, but so is our kitchen. Most importantly, you can purchase
  • Newspapers vs Blogs: The battle for supremacy

    Posted:Thu, 13 Jul 2017 18:42:43 +0000
    Most printed newspapers are struggling to compete with online publishing. The main impact is due to the technology available on the Internet that allows targeting the news, and the advertising, to its audience. Among all the newspapers that are printed daily, there are numerous small town local newspapers. Many small towns don’t have adequate Internet
  • Popular singer Teckno wants to help SMEs in Nigeria

    Posted:Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:16:55 +0000
    Tekno Entertainment artiste and Pana crooner Tekno has set aside N5 million to support small businesses and students on social media. The singer took to his Twitter page today to announce that he is prepared to help small businesses as well as students struggling to pay their fees, as long as they send proof. More
  • Hurray! Olu Jacob, Nollywood icon is 75

    Posted:Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:08:36 +0000
    Legendary Nollywood actor Olu Jacobs clocks 75 years old on Tuesday. The Ogun state born actor is married to iconic actress, Joke Silva. Silva took to her Instagram handle, to congratulate him. She wrote: “Happy Birthday gorgeous….75 is not beans. Thank you for all you do for me and the kids…the sacrifices. “With you we
  • Project abandoned: Salini dumps Cultural Centre and Millennium Tower Abuja

    Posted:Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:00:31 +0000
      For failing to pay an outstanding N38 billion owed it, the contractor handling the landmark Nigeria Cultural Centre and Millennium Tower in Abuja, Salini Construction Nigeria Limited, has abandoned the job.The company admitted that the delay in completing the project was occasioned by inadequate funding from the Federal Government.Its Managing Director, Dr. Piero Capitanio,
  • Picture: Makeshift table tennis in a Nigerian town

    Posted:Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:36:13 +0000
    Here in Nigeria, the children are so creative that the only thing they need to play ping pong is the ping pong ball itself.
  • Pictures that show how crude life is in rural Nigeria

    Posted:Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:30:54 +0000
    These pictures portray life in a typical Nigerian village.
  • Nigeria: NFF approves July 16 for invited players Nations Cup qualifier

    Posted:Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:23:24 +0000
    The football body’s technical committee says coach Salisu Yusuf’s men will begin their preparatory camping in Kaduna for the qualifier The Nigeria Football Federation has approved July 16 as the camp resumption date for the invited players ahead of next month’s African Nations Championship qualifier. Having released a 30-man squad for the clash against Togo
  • The good side of living with autism

    Posted:Thu, 13 Jul 2017 09:31:49 +0000
    “We wanted to know if this tendency would apply to higher-level decision-making tasks.” The team recruited 90 people with diagnosed ASC and 212 neurotypical people without any conditions. Both groups were repeatedly presented with a series of ten product pairs across different categories, including things like cell phones, orange juice, USB drives and others. The
  • Nigerians make a city in South Africa their own

    Posted:Thu, 13 Jul 2017 09:28:54 +0000
      The chairman of the Nigeria Union in the North West Province of South Africa, Chacaodili Nwanedo, has revealed that no fewer than 200 small businesses in the area are owned by Nigerians. Nwanedo made his comments in Rustenberg South Africa on Tuesday July 11, while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).