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Daily Archives: November 15, 2018

Ringier Africa Digital Publishing (RADP), by way of Pulse Nigeria, has launched Pulse Buzz app

Pulse Nigeria, by way of Ringier Africa Digital Publishing (RADP), has launched a new superfast and entertaining Pulse Buzz app. Following a successful testing phase which saw the Pulse Buzz app garner good reviews from enthusiasts, the simple, fast & [...]

March 1, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

Google launches feature to make job search easier in Nigeria

Today Google announced a new job search experience to help job seekers in Nigeria, South Africa, and Kenya easily find employment opportunities suited to them directly from their phones and computers on Google search. Job seekers can now search on Google [...]

March 1, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

How IPOB members almost killed me – Prof. Amucheazi

Secretary of Igbo Leaders of Thought, ILT, and former Director-General of the National Orientation Agency, NOA, Prof Elochukwu Amucheazi, has said he nearly lost his life during the reported attack on Igbo leaders by members of pro-Biafra groups at their [...]

March 1, 2018 Nigerian-Biafran War

Twitter introduces bookmark feature so you can privately save important tweets

Twitter has introduced a bookmark feature to its social networking platform to enable quick access to tweets later. Before now, the only way to save a tweet for future reference was to ‘heart’ it. Twitter had in 2015 replaced the [...]

March 1, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

How do you capture a market like the African VoD market?

Study shows that there's a lot of potential in the African VoD. But in spite of that VoD players are struggling to gain a foothold of the market. Could they be focusing on the wrong indices? The post How do [...]

March 1, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

APC denies endorsing Buhari for second term

APC denies endorsing Buhari for second term: The All Progressives Congress, APC, has denied endorsing President Muhammadu Buhari for second term. The party said on Wednesday that its National Executive Committee, NEC, did at its meeting in Abuja, was to [...]

March 1, 2018 Government and politics

Fani-Kayode claims Nigerian govt lied about sending Airforce jets to rescue Dapchi girls

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said that the Nigerian government lied about deploying 100 Airforce jets, to look for the Dapchi school girls that have been abducted by suspected Boko Haram insurgents. Writing on his Twitter page, Fani-Kayode [...]

March 1, 2018 Government and politics

Hate speech offenders to die by hanging in Senate’s new bill

Hate speech offenders to die by hanging in Senate’s new bill: Any person found guilty of any form of hate speech that results in the death of another person shall die by hanging upon conviction, reads a new bill by [...]

March 1, 2018 Government and politics

Truecaller sets up its first African office in Nairobi, Kenya

Truecaller now has a localised presence in Africa with the launch of its first regional office located in Nairobi, Kenya. The post Truecaller sets up its first African office in Nairobi, Kenya appeared first on Techpoint.ng. Techpoint.ng [...]

March 1, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

Trailer park project in Apapa 95 % completed, says Supervisor

The trailer park currently under construction  in Apapa, Lagos State  is 95 per cent completed, and will soon serve as the holding bay to 340 trucks when it becomes operational . The engineer supervising the Project, Mrs Osarieme Osaka who [...]

March 1, 2018 Technology

Yusuf, Son of Nigeria’s president hale and hearty

Yusuf Buhari suffered a head injury following a power bike accident in December 2017. He was reportedly flown to Germany for treatment. Yusuf Buhari, son of Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari is now hale and hearty. He was received back in the country [...]

March 1, 2018 Health issues

PHEDC to begin installation of 12,000 prepaid metres by April

The Head of Consumer Services, PHEDC, Godwin Oroewiro disclosed this when he led other management staff of the company in a meeting with a coalition of civil society and youths’ groups in Yenagoa on Wednesday. The Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution [...]

March 1, 2018 Technology

Ben Enwonwu’s legendary ‘African Mona Lisa’ painting smashes estimates with $1.7 million price

A long-lost portrait of a Nigerian princess dubbed the “African Mona Lisa” sold at auction in London on Wednesday for £1.2 million (1.4 million euros, $1.7 million), exceeding estimates and setting a record for the artist. The 1974 painting of [...]

March 1, 2018 entertainment

Nigeria’s disgraced former oil minister had two more apartments worth $4.8 million seized

A judge in Lagos on Wednesday ordered the confiscation of two multi-million-dollar penthouses in the latest seizure of assets linked to Nigeria's former oil minister. Diezani Alison-Madueke — who was also the first female president of OPEC — served under [...]

March 1, 2018 Government and politics

Buhari was right to trash Peace Corps bill

There are a few things in life that should be left for LAWMA (in Olamide’s voice). The Peace Corps Establishment Bill (2017) is one. On Tuesday, February 27, 2018, President Buhari withheld  assent with respect to the bill–that means he refused [...]

March 1, 2018 Government and politics
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