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Daily Archives: February 22, 2019

Jobs Weekly: Vacancy for IT Support executive, iOS, Mobile VAS Software Developer and more

Below is a compiled list of some available tech job vacancies for you this week. Follow the instructions specified for each role to apply. IT Support Executive at DM Holdings Limited Job type: Full-time Location: Ogba, Lagos Application deadline: March [...]

February 13, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

11 places where you can order cakes online in Nigeria

Online shopping is the new cool, as we are buying and paying for items from the comfort of our homes or offices, and cakes are not left out. Whatever the occasion — Valentine's day, birthdays, weddings and other special days [...]

February 13, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

Startup Profile: waraGifts — order premium gifts online

Do you know giving gifts boost longevity? Research has shown that there is a connection between giving gifts and mental health. However, where the problem lies is the ability to choose a gift that will best suit the recipient, which [...]

February 13, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

Shock As Two-Year-Old Pupil Reveals In Court How Her 47-Year-Old School Supervisor Sexually Defiled Her

The Alleged Supervisor A video of a two year, 11 month-old pupil of Chrisland School, Lekki, Lagos, portraying her alleged serial defilement by the school’s supervisor was played, yesterday, at the Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court. According to [...]

February 13, 2018 What the papers say

PDP blows hot, carpets Ambode over Credit Pass in Yoruba law

The Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to order the immediate suspension of the enforcement of the Yoruba Language Preservation and Promotion Law, 2018. The PDP alleged that the state government, through [...]

February 13, 2018 Government and politics

ANC reportedly decides to remove Zuma as South Africa President

The ANC has reportedly decided to sack Jacob Zuma as President of South Africa. A senior party official made the disclosure to Reuters after a marathon meeting to determine the fate of the leader. The decision by the ruling party’s [...]

February 13, 2018 Africa

Why youths can’t be President in Nigeria – Buhari’s aide, Sagay

Itse Sagay, Chairman of the of the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC), has dismissed calls that youths will perform better than older people if given the opportunity to become President of Nigeria. Sagaya warned that Nigeria may regret having [...]

February 13, 2018 Government and politics

DPRK pledges to partner with Nigeria to boost peace, security

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), on Monday, promised to partner with Nigeria in area of peace and security. Mr Jong Yong Chol, the Ambassador, DPRK, said this in his address at the 76th birthday ceremony of the late [...]

February 13, 2018 Economy

136 Nigerians evacuated from Libya arrive Port Harcourt

The fifth batch of 136 Nigerian returnees from Libya arrived Port Harcourt International Airport in the early hours of Tuesday, Mr Martins Ejike, South-South Zonal Coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has said. Ejike, represented by Mr Ebhodaghe Eric, NEMA [...]

February 13, 2018 International

Army rescue 46 captives, destroy fortified Boko Haram camp in Sambisa

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said its troops had rescued 46 captives and destroyed a highly fortified Boko Haram insurgents’ camp deep inside Sambisa forest as part of its ongoing “clearance operation” . Col. Onyeama Nwachukwu, the Deputy Director, Army [...]

February 13, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Health sector dips as more Nigerian doctors move abroad

Nigerian doctors move abroad: More reasons have emerged on why no fewer than 5,405 Nigerian-trained doctors and nurses are currently working with the British National Health Service (NHS) in the United Kingdom (U.K.) and why many more will join the [...]

February 13, 2018 Health issues

Knocks for FG, police as Benue leaders, panel meet on killings

Benue leaders yesterday expressed their disapproval of the Federal Government’s handling of killings by herdsmen in the state. The forum was a meeting between stakeholders in the state and the committee set up by the National Executive Council (NEC) to [...]

February 13, 2018 Government and politics

Haruna Yahaya, kidnapper of Chibok schoolgirls jailed for 15 years

A Federal High Court in Kainji has sentenced Haruna Yahaya, a physically challenged person who was one of those, who abducted Chibok schoolgirls, to 15 years in prison as the trials of Boko Haram suspects resume. He was among 20 [...]

February 13, 2018 What the papers say

This former KPMG and The Place executive is using games to teach children Nigerian culture and values

Titilope Adewusi is the founder of 9ijakids, an online platform that teaches children about Nigeria, entrepreneurship, and values using games. In this interview, she shares her story and some tips for budding entrepreneurs. The post This former KPMG and The [...]

February 13, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

PDP condoles with President over loss of relatives

PDP condoles with President over loss of relatives: The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday commiserated with President Muhammadu Buhari and his family on the death of two his closed relatives, The party in a statement in Abuja, said that [...]

February 13, 2018 Government and politics

10 countries you should avoid raising kids or starting a family

There are 10 countries many bachelors, spinsters and hopeful parents-to-be should avoid when planning to raise kids or start a family in the world. Though there are many unfit international territories in which to have children and raise a family, [...]

February 13, 2018 International

“You have corruption on your nose”, ex-President Obasanjo tells Buhari

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has once again taken a shot at President Muhammadu Buhari for his administration's handling of the fight against corruption. In an explosive interview with Deutsche Welle, Germany's international broadcaster, expected to be published on Tuesday, February [...]

February 13, 2018 Government and politics