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Daily Archives: November 8, 2019

Opportunities Weekly: Demo Africa 2018, TEXPO Technology Exhibition and more

Every Wednesday by 5:00 PM (WAT), we publish a list of opportunities across the globe for African entrepreneurs, individuals, and startups. Don’t miss out on anyone. Read more on Techpoint.ng Techpoint.ng [...]

June 20, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

Reloaded Nokia 8110 4G arrives in Nigeria

Slide to talk with the newest member of the Originals family, the 8110 4G reloaded icon now available to buy through accredited dealers nationwide HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces that the Nokia 8110 4G is now [...]

June 20, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

Traders flee as fetish objects take over Asaba Market

Traders, in the early hours of on Tuesday, fled the popular Ogbeogono Market in Asaba, Delta state following fetish substance including dead rats, native chalks found at the premises In a mild drama, the traders in anger attacked security agents [...]

June 20, 2018 Economy

Abacha loot: FG to share $322m to Nigerians from June 28

The Federal Government has announced plan to disburse $322million fund repatriated from the accounts of former Head of State, late General Sani Abacha in Switzerland to Nigerians. National Coordinator of the Open Government Partnership (OGP), Nigeria and Special Assistant to [...]

June 20, 2018 Societal issues

Nigerian Sketch Artist Toni Kuyinu Recreates Falz “This Is Nigeria”

Nigerian Sketch Artist Toni Kuyinu Recreates Falz “This Is Nigeria”: At a time when the social conscience of the average Nigerian is awakening or better described as being “woke”, not a few Nigerians are using their talents to draw attention [...]

June 20, 2018 Societal issues

Two feared dead as truck falls off Ojuelegba bridge

Not less than two persons were feared dead Tuesday night when a truck fell off Ojuelegba bridge in Lagos, crushing a Toyota Camry and three commercial buses. Two other persons were injured, said general manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency [...]

June 20, 2018 Incidents

Bayelsa indigenes flee homes over fear of military invasion

Indigenes of Bilabiri 1 Community in Ekeremor Local Council of Bayelsa State have fled their homes over fear of military invasion following the attack on Tunu flow-station and the subsequent killing of three soldiers in a bloody shoot-out. Many have [...]

June 20, 2018 Military

Lagos task force serves demolition notice on shanties in Oko-Oba

Landlords and tenants living around Abattoir and Oko-Oba area of Lagos State may soon breath a sigh of relief as the Lagos State task force has decided to evict those living in shanties in the neighbourhood. The shanty occupiers have [...]

June 20, 2018 Real Estate

Women accuse EFCC of harassing Patience Jonathan

Some women yesterday protested in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, against alleged harassment of wife of the immediate president, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The women who marched to the Government House, Port Harcourt, urged [...]

June 20, 2018 Government and politics

Atiku vows to fight dictatorship

Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, yesterday said he was ready to face and fight dictatorship and anti-democratic forces in the country. Atiku, who was at the Bayelsa State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) secretariat told the crowd of supporters, that [...]

June 20, 2018 Government and politics

CAN warns government against execution of five Christians

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has asked the Federal Government to caution the Adamawa State government against a hasty implementation of the death sentence handed to five Christian youths for allegedly killing a Fulani herdsman. Justice Abdul-Azeez Waziri of [...]

June 20, 2018 Religion