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Daily Archives: February 22, 2019

I found a tech Islamic rosary and it’s not even an app

Inside Kano State in Nigeria I found the Techsbih; a tech version of the Islamic rosary. Techpoint.Africa [...]

October 5, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps
Dr Bukola Saraki

PDP presidential primary: Saraki speaks on ‘stepping down’ for Atiku

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has made it clear he will not step down for former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) prepares to hold its presidential primary this weekend. There have been speculations that Saraki is under [...]

October 5, 2018 Government and politics

Ex-Minister Adeyeye, ex-Speaker, Bamidele emerge Ekiti APC consensus candidates

Former Minister of Works, Prince Dayo Adeyeye and ex-Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon. Femi Bamidele, have emerged as consensus candidates of the All Progressives Congress for the 2019 National Assembly elections.   Adeyeye who defected from [...]

October 5, 2018 Government and politics

Social Media Roundup: Nigeria at 58

This week on social media; Nigeria is 58 years old, Cameroonians are unhappy with Samuel Eto'o and more stories. Techpoint.Africa [...]

October 5, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

Osun election: Saraki, Dogara, Tambuwal storm INEC office with protesters, wants Adeleke declared governor [PHOTOS]

 Saraki, Dogara, Tambuwal storm INEC office : The leaders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, are currently protesting against the outcome of the Osun State Governorship election at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Abuja. [...]

October 5, 2018 Government and politics

PDP Presidential primary: Why Atiku will defeat Saraki, Kwankwaso, others – Gbenga Daniel

Ahead of Saturday’s Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential primary, a former Ogun State Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel on Friday highlighted reasons why a former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar will emerge as the party’s Presidential candidate. Daniel said the Waziri of [...]

October 5, 2018 Government and politics

FG’s collateral-free loan excites Kaduna traders

Some traders at the Abubakar Gumi Central Market, Kaduna State, have commended the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, for the collateral-free loan tagged TraderMoni, to boost their businesses. Osinbajo was in the state to launch the state’s edition of the [...]

October 5, 2018 Economy

Enyaharo Isoko raises fund for flood victims in IDP camps

A newly formed professional organisation for the advancement of Isoko nation, Enyaharo Isoko has launched an appeal fund to assist displaced Isoko residents affected by the ravaging floods sweeping through the lower River Niger and parts of Delta State. Lagos-based [...]

October 5, 2018 Environmental issues

Honorary Consul seeks renewed Nigeria, Malta bilateral relations

The Honorary Consul-designate of the Republic of Malta in Nigeria, Prof. Chris Onalo, has tasked President Muhammadu Buhari on strengthening bilateral relations and shared interests between both countries as members of the Commonwealth nations. Onalo made the call to express [...]

October 5, 2018 Government and politics

Al-Makura, Adokwe, others win senatorial tickets in Nasarawa, Na’Allah in Kebbi South

Governor Umàru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has won the senatorial ticket to represent the southern senatorial zone on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Also, Senator Suleiman Adokwe of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) defeated his rival, [...]

October 5, 2018 Government and politics

‘Poor corporate governance ruined Nigeria Air, 40 other airlines’

Major stakeholders in the aviation sector yesterday dissected the failure of local airlines like Nigeria Air, blaming poor corporate governance and management structure as the dominant causes of fatality in this clime. The experts, who spoke at the quarterly breakfast [...]

October 5, 2018 Transportation