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Daily Archives: September 17, 2019

Here’s the agenda for SME Clinic at Techpoint Build West Africa 2019

The agenda of the activities at SME Clinic, the business training session at Techpoint Build West Africa 2019. Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Social Media Roundup: A presidential candidate and an attempted coallition

This week on social media; drama in Camp Oby Ezekwesili, o jewa ke eng, and other stories. Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
INEC

INEC right to reject Zamfara APC candidates, court rules

A federal high court in Abuja has upheld the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to accept the list of candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara state. The commission based the action on the [...]

January 25, 2019 Government and politics
Okonjo-Iweala

Okonjo-Iweala declares:‘I’m ready to be World Bank President!’

Nigeria’s former Finance Minister and ex Vice President of the World Bank, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, says she’s ready to assume the number one position of the Bretton Woods institution. Mr. Jim Yong Kim, who was reappointed World Bank President for a [...]

January 25, 2019 Employment
We did not endorse Atiku - Anambra government reacts

We did not endorse Atiku – Anambra government reacts

The Anambra Government has disassociated itself from a purported communiqu by Ohaneze Ndigbo endorsing the candidacy of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar for the Feb. 16 presidential election. Abubakar is the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)s presidential candidate in the February 16 election. [...]

January 25, 2019 Government and politics
boy kissing Buhari’s image on campaign vehicle

Nigerians criticise photo of boy kissing Buhari’s image on campaign vehicle

The photograph of a boy kissing the image of President Muhammadu Buhari as engraved on one of his campaign vehicles has attracted serious concerns among the followers of one of his aides, Bashir Ahmad. Ahmad had tweeted the image on [...]

January 25, 2019 Government and politics
Anambra govt distances self from Atiku-Obi’s endorsement by Ohanaeze

Anambra govt distances self from Atiku-Obi’s endorsement by Ohanaeze

The Anambra State Government has disassociated itself from a purported communiqué issued by Ohanaeze Ndigbo endorsing the candidacy of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar for the Februay 16 presidential election. Abubakar is the Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate in the February 16 [...]

January 25, 2019 Government and politics
APC

APC has final say on 2023 presidency, says Chime

Former Enugu State Governor, Mr. Sullivan Chime says the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will have the final say on the zone that gets the president in 2023. Chime disclosed this on Thursday night in Enugu while fielding [...]

January 25, 2019 Government and politics
Ezekwesili

Why I sacrificed my candidacy – Ezekwesili

A former Minister of Education, Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, on Friday faulted the claims by the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria following her withdrawal from the presidential race, describing the allegations as lies. According to her, she decided to immediately sacrifice [...]

January 25, 2019 Government and politics

PowerStove has an ambition to redefine the concept of clean cooking in Nigeria

With its stainless steel, clean cooking, IoT-enabled stoves, PowerStove has an ambition to rid Nigeria off the old, traditional ways of cooking Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps