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Daily Archives: March 26, 2019

Social Media Roundup: Keeping up with the (Nigerian) Kardashians

This week on social media; Nigeria decides and its Kardashian sisters played a huge role, Dangote is now the 64th richest man in the world and other stories. Techpoint.Africa [...]

March 1, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Should we care about sub-$50 ‘smart’ feature phones for Africa in 2019?

International brands are launching sub $ 50 smartphones for Africa but are these phones really closing the smartphone penetration gap. Techpoint.Africa [...]

March 1, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Abdusalami

Abdusalami, Kukah meet Atiku over election result

In a move targeted at dousing tension in the country, the leaders of the National Peace Committee (NPC) met with former Vice President and Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, in Abuja yesterday. The closed-door meeting [...]

March 1, 2019 Government and politics
Samuel Akinbodunse

Prophet Samuel Akinbodunse finally defends himself after his prophecy on Buhari failed

Earlier, before the conduction of the 2019 presidential election, a prophet named Samuel Akinbodunse prophesied that if Buhari tried to seek a second term as president, he would die before the elections take place. The acclaimed man of God who [...]

March 1, 2019 Government and politics
Felix Nicolas

Election 2019: Third-place winner in presidential contest thanks Nigerians

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Coalition Party (PCP), Felix Nicolas, who emerged third in the just-concluded presidential election, has expressed his appreciation to Nigerians who voted him. In a message posted on his Facebook page on Thursday, February 28, [...]

March 1, 2019 Government and politics
Felix Nicolas of the Peoples Coalition Party (PCP)

Meet the unknown 37-year-old presidential candidate who came 3rd

He was relatively not in the consciousness of many Nigerians. He was not a part of those whose campaign posters dotted the entire landscape of the country, maybe as a result of poor financial muscle like the two dominant parties, [...]

March 1, 2019 Government and politics
Atiku

Atiku presents 5-point demand to Buhari

A 5-point demand has been presented to the Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government by Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded presidential election. The former vice president presented his demands to the president [...]

March 1, 2019 Government and politics
Baba Suwe

Baba Suwe receives N10m donation from philanthropist

Less than two weeks after calling for financial assistance from Nigerians, ailing comic actor, Babatunde Omidina, aka Baba Suwe, is almost set to travel out of the country for medical treatment. The actor, who is currently on admission at the [...]

March 1, 2019 entertainment
Now that Buhari has won

Now that Buhari has won

I wish to congratulate all Nigerians for the successful conclusion of the presidential election. I pray that the next four years will move Nigeria from glory to glory. All Nigerians are winners, whether they voted for Buhari or not. There [...]

March 1, 2019 Government and politics
presidential elections

US, France congratulate Buhari

The United States of America and the Republic of France have congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election in last Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections. The two countries in separate statements commended Nigerians who participated in the exercise while [...]

March 1, 2019 Government and politics

In spite of territorial advantages, these guys left Lagos to launch their startup in Abeokuta

There’s no telling how launching in Abeokuta will impact on the business. But it seems Pickmeup is squaring up with the challenges nicely. Techpoint.Africa [...]

March 1, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps