Category: Features & Reports

Nigerians think their presidency had a presence at Jerusalem opening

But the presidency has come out to say no, Nigeria had no presence at the Jerusalem Embassy opening… Read the story here

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“Slavery for 400 years? That’s a choice!” – Kanye West

That’s a boiling Twitter topic Will.I.Am Musician https://t.co/LVkFhdVrGP says Kanye West’s comment on slavery ‘broke his heart’.#IfSlaveryWasAChoice Read more on @iamwill‘s interview: https://t.co/kIy8AD60bJ pic.twitter.com/KeR7m5W7BE — Good Morning Britain (@GMB) May 2, 2018 Listen to what Will.I.Am says in this video.

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#LazyNigerianYouths: How young people are replying to Buhari’s comments on Twitter

The #LazyNigerianYouths hashtag has been trending on Twitter. Youths in Nigeria are not relenting in giving their presidents the answers he called for: See messages on this page.

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Obama Foundation: Building lives in Africa

Building leaders in Africa… Read what Obama Foundation is doing in Africa: Click Here

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Volvo introduces Euro car of the year in South Africa

The new XC40, Volvo’s first premium compact SUV, is now available in South Africa. With the title of 2018 European Car of the Year already under its belt, the SUV is set to create yet another stir for the Volvo brand in South Africa where the XC90, S90 and V90 Cross Country have paved the […]

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Health: How to prevent lower back pain

Back pain seem to be a universal problem nowadays. Both young people and adults suffer from back pains. What can be done to prevent the pain from the back? Here are some good ways to combat the issues: Continue reading

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Nigeria Uninterruptible Power Supply to reach 4.7 per cent in 2024 – News

Nigeria Vision 20:2020 is set to be a major development plan for the country to accelerate growth of commercial and industrial sectors over the coming years. Further, vision 20:2020 aims to achieve stability in social infrastructure, energy sector, small and medium enterprises as well as manufacturing sector and government services of the country. These initiatives […]

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Abalaye Naijiria Organises Yoruba Quiz Competition 2018

Àbáláyé Nàìjíríà in collaboration with Yorùbá Youth Initiatives presents Yorùbá Quiz Competition for  Primary Schools in Lagos State. The event is a maiden edition for primary school pupils with the aim of instigating the love of the Language in them. The event will be organized by Àbáláyé Nàìjíríà in promoting the socio-cultural heritage of the […]

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(Video) How hoodlums stole the mace at National Assembly

#MaxGists Hoodlums Storm Nigeria Senate Floor, Seize Mace. #BringBackOurMace #nigeriansenate #NationalAssembly @Max1023FM #BreakingNews pic.twitter.com/7GhufzaG1S — MAX 102.3 FM (@Max1023FM) April 18, 2018

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Revenue leakages report will shock Nigerians – Senate

The report by the investigations conducted by the Joint Senate Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport into the alleged revenue leakages in the import and export value chain, valued at N30tn, is due for presentation, SUNDAY PUNCH has learnt. A member of the committee, who spoke to our correspondent on condition of anonymity, said […]

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2 Baba: Time to run for office

Innocent Idibia popularly known as 2Baba, a talented mutiple award winner and a legend in the Nigerian music industry has announced his intentions to compete for a political office in 2019. According to NAN, the musician made his intentions known during an interview with newsmen on Tuesday, April 10. He revealed that he would practice […]

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EiE Nigeria, BudgIT, YNaija discuss active citizenship, good governance

The maiden edition of Thursday Talks Lagos, a monthly conversation with thought leaders, change agents and active citizens which aims at driving conversations around active citizenship and the demand for good governance, was held on Thursday 29th March, 2018 and hosted by EiE Nigeria at her office in Gbagada. The event was facilitated by Innocent Chukwuma, Regional Director […]

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Ethiopian Airlines promotes regional integration – Songwe

Executive Secretary, Vera Songwe, recently met with Ethiopian Airlines CEO, Tewolde GebreMariam, and praised the airline for championing regional integration through its flights to over 50 destinations on the continent. “Ethiopian Airlines flies to over 58 destinations in Africa connecting the continent, moving people and goods, and thus making the African Continental Free Trade Area […]

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Uganda e-government dream: Not enough staff

Uganda Government’s ambition to mainstream ICT in its operations and to leverage ICT to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery through the use of e-government services is failing as the proportion of ICT personnel is still very low. A national IT survey 2017/18 report released last week shows that within government ministries, agencies […]

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Report says Political risk remains the key consideration for dealmaking in Africa

Political risk will remain a major concern for dealmakers in Africa in 2018. According to a recent report, Resourceful dealmaking: Outlook for M&A in Africa, published by Mergermarket in collaboration with specialist risk consultancy Control Risks, there has been a dramatic fall in M&A activity, with declines of 25% in volume and 26% in value in […]

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Buhari should sign PIGB – CISLAC

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the Petroleum Industry and Governance Bill (PIGB). Its Executive Director, Auwal Ibrahim Musa urged the President to remember his promise to provide appropriate legal and regulatory framework for the optimal performance of the oil and gas sector. He urged the […]

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Nigeria to repay 482 billion naira of treasury bills

Nigeria plans to repay 482 billion naira of treasury bills in the second quarter and will halve the amount it wants to raise between March and May to lower borrowing costs, according to its debt auction calendar seen by Reuters on Wednesday. A total of 964 billion naira worth of bills fall due in the […]

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No rest until last kidnapped girl returns – Buhari

By Ola Lanre DAPCHI, Nigeria, March 14 (Reuters) – Nigeria’s president told the parents of 110 abducted schoolgirls on Wednesday he had ordered all military and security agencies to search for them, in his first visit to their home town since suspected Islamist militants took them a month ago. Muhammadu Buhari – who made security […]

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Power to the People: DPC encourage Nigerians to register to vote in 2019

Website Templates & Themes from ThemeForest Discover 36,385 Website Templates and Themes from $2 on ThemeForest, the #1 marketplace for Website Templates. The Democratic People’s Congress (DPC) has urged eligible Nigerians to take advantage of the on-going Independent National ElectoralCommission (INEC) voter registration to register and obtain voters’ cards ahead of 2019. The party said […]

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Voter education: Nigerian celebs mobilize for 2019

Multiple award-winning singers, Tuface Idibia and Banky W, on Friday joined dozens of civil society activists in Lagos to march for voter education of Nigerians. The activists converged on the National Stadium in Surulere and marched for about four kilometres to the Lagos office of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. EnoughisEnough, EiE Nigeria, the […]

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INEC to burn unclaimed permanent voters cards- Ondo Rec

The Independent National electoral commission, (INEC) on Monday disclosed that an unclaimed Permanent Voters Cards (PVC) at its various offices across the country would be burnt. The Resident Electoral Officer (REC) in Ondo State, Dr Rufus Akeju who made this known in Akure, Ondo state capital noted that this is to prevent the voter cards […]

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THE LAGOS LAND USE ACT: A DECLARATION OF WAR AGAINST LAGOSIANS ESPECIALLY THE POOR

This is a Press by the United Labour Congress of Nigeria (ULC) We condemn the Lagos Land Use Act and see it as a declaration of war against Lagosians most especially the poor. We see in it a continuation of the organised onslaught of the rich and mighty against workers and the masses targeted at […]

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UNDP trains over 150 IDPs in northern Nigeria

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Country Director, Samuel Bwalya said over 150 displaced youths, women and men from the crises ridden northeast have received training in various entrepreneurship skills, competences and behaviours. Bwalya stated this at the just concluded training which was conducted in the three most affected States of Borno, Yobe and Yola […]

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2019 elections: Atiku reveals gameplan

At every point in Nigeria’s political transition, certain factors play out in favour or against certain politicians at all levels and as the 2019 general elections draw nearer, like in the past, former vice president Atiku Abubakar is gearing up and strategizing for another shot at the presidency. But how are his latest moves different […]

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This dancer has been deported for dancing pantless

Zambian authorities on Saturday deported controversial South African dancer Zodwa Wabantu after authorities vowed she would not be allowed to perform because she dances without underwear, the dancer’s promoter said. She had been billed to perform at an album launch later on Saturday evening, but was sent back when she landed in the morning at […]

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Man “O War officials tie 16-year-old to motorbike

‘I went to pick my Aunt around 2am on Friday . We drove past my estate,got home and everyone woke up to go and welcome my Aunt. I was already Tired and just told my brother to help me throw away the Dustbin into the bigger one outside the gate because we put the remnants […]

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Rejected peace corps bill raise issue among Nigerian youths

The recent rejection of President Muhammadu Buhari of the proposed peace corps of Nigeria establishment bill has created apprehension among thousands of Nigerian youths whose hope of being employed through the corps is now hanging in a balance. Leadership reports that some of the youths expressed anger by asking ‘what kind of government is this? […]

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Nigerian senate argue on whether they should give women more political opportunities

It is a tough thought, tough job as Nigerian male politicians argue on whether they would give women more opportunities in politics. Watch the video and tell us what you make of it.

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Apostle Kwadwo Safo designs Africa’s first ever Motorbike limousine

Comment: This is what the media suppose to talk about not to be busy talking about fake so call pastors and stupid topics . This man can help Ghana youth to get job. Check the video

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Top 10 richest countries of the world: Qatar #1

1. Qatar — GDP per capita: $129,726 (£105,791) The small Middle Eastern country often ranks as one of the richest countries in the world per capita. Qatar’s population is approximately 2.27 million, giving it a total GDP of approximately $124,930 per person and making it the richest country in world as of 2017, according to […]

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