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Daily Archives: November 13, 2019

Opportunities Weekly: VC4A Venture showcase, $5000 for grab at Ignite summit 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 27, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

Unrepentant fake soldier arrested in Ogun State

fake soldier arrested in Ogun State: A 32-year-old man, Abdul-Azeez Haruna, has been arrested by officers of the Ogun State police command for impersonating a military officer at Ifesowapo community of Ijako in Sango Otta. The suspect who had been [...]

June 27, 2018 Military

2019: Atiku meets Obasanjo [PHOTOS]

Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President met with his ex-boss, former President, Olusegun Obasanjo. The Waziri of Adamawa met with the former President in Abuja during an event by the Gusau Institute on “A New Era for China-Africa Cooperation.” In some [...]

June 27, 2018 Government and politics

Nigeria vs Argentina: Daddy Freeze reacts to Super Eagles’ loss

Controversial On-Air-Personality, Daddy Freeze, has reacted to Nigeria’s 2-1 loss to Argentina in the 2018 World Cup fixture played on Tuesday night at Saint Petersburg stadium. Messi had put his side ahead with a 14 minutes strike. But Victor Moses [...]

June 27, 2018 Societal issues

BREAKING: Plateau killing: Buhari, Saraki, Dogara in closed door meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with the Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara behind closed doors. It was gathered that the meeting was requested by the presiding officers [...]

June 27, 2018 Government and politics

Join Abuja’s tech and creative community at the beautiful Aiivon Innovation hub

Are you a tech startup, freelancer or creative entrepreneur? Join Aiivon Innovation Hub, a vibrant community and access the key services and support necessary for your growth and development through our programs and network. All community members get the following benefits: Access [...]

June 27, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

World Cup 2018: ‘You’re a mad man’ – Kenneth Omeruo’s wife slams Okocha

Chioma, the wife of Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo has described former Nigerian captain, Jay Jay Okocha as a “mad man.” The outburst came after Okocha expressed his disappointment at Omeruo’s performance in Super Eagles’2-1 loss to Argentina in their [...]

June 27, 2018 Government and politics

Kaduna LG polls: PDP blasts El-Rufai over appointment of Sole Administrators

Kaduna LG polls: The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Kaduna state chapter, has described the recent appointment of sole administrators in four (4) Local Government Areas of Jaba, Kauru ,Kajuru and Chikun as illegal and a mockery of democracy. The state [...]

June 27, 2018 Government and politics

Other telcos don’t support transfer of Visafone’s spectrum to MTN

The tussle for the spectrum of Visafone has been on since the acquisition of the Code-division multiple access (CDMA) operator by MTN Nigeria back in 2015. MTN acquired 100% of Visafone but the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) still gets to [...]

June 27, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

Afenifere warns South-West governors over FG’s cattle ranching

The pan Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere has warned South-West state governors against ceding any land in the geopolitical zone for cattle ranching as proposed by the Federal Government. Afenifere handed this warning during its monthly meeting in Akure, the Ondo [...]

June 27, 2018 Societal issues

Plateau killings: Falana reveals what he will do to Nigerian Govt

Lagos-based lawyer and human rights activist, Femi Falana(SAN), yesterday, urged the Plateau State governor to order for the arrest and prosecution of the perpetrators of the murder of over 86 people in Razak, Ruku, Nyarr, Kura and Gana-Ropp villages of [...]

June 27, 2018 Incidents

Afenifere, PANDEF, Atiku, others flay Buhari over restructuring

President Muhammadu Buhari came under severe criticism yesterday for saying that the calls for the restructuring of Nigeria were laced with parochial interests, hence he did not heed them. Supporters of the calls have not only considered Buhari as being [...]

June 27, 2018 Government and politics