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Daily Archives: September 17, 2019

Click-On Kaduna is offering a 6-month free incubation programme in Kaduna. Apply now

Click-On Kaduna, a digital economy initiative by the Kaduna State Government, is set to institute an incubation programme (KAD-DIP) and is calling out application. Techpoint.Africa [...]

April 4, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

7 prominent entrepreneurs who have moved on from the Nigerian eCommerce industry

A list of prominent entrepreneurs that have left the Nigerian eCommerce space and what they are doing at the moment. Techpoint.Africa [...]

April 4, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Switzerland to sue Nigeria over 2018 oil tanker seizure

Switzerland to sue Nigeria over 2018 oil tanker seizure

Authorities in Switzerland have begun planning legal action against the Nigerian government for seizing and detaining a Swiss-flagged oil tanker in January last year. Reports by various online maritime websites said San Padre Pio and four of its original 16 [...]

April 4, 2019 Oil & Gas

Instagram’s new checkout feature could give Nigerian eCommerce players a run for their money

Last month, Instagram announced that it is testing a new feature that allows users buy products and pay without leaving the app. We explore the feature’s implications on the Nigerian eCommerce sector if and when it is eventually launched in [...]

April 4, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Nigerian Economy Is On The Right Track

Nigerian Economy Is On The Right Track

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has expressed a renewed confidence in the Nigerian economy. Its Executive Directors also hailed the economy’s recovery signs, such as reduced inflation and strengthened reserve buffers. According to its Media Chief for Africa, Lucie Mboto [...]

April 4, 2019 Economy
Ugwuanyi

Enugu Parties Honour Ugwuanyi With Best Governor Award

Chairmen of Political Parties in Enugu State under the auspices of Alliance Parties for Democratic Dividend yesterday conferred on Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and Governor-elect an award as “The Best Democratic Dividend Governor in Nigeria and Africa”. Leaders of the political [...]

April 4, 2019 Government and politics
A North Carolina couple, celebrated their 82 years of marriage and also shared the secret of their long lasting marriag

Couple Celebrate 82 Years Of Marriage

A North Carolina couple, celebrated their 82 years of marriage and also shared the secret of their long lasting marriage which won them admiration. While the man D.W. Williams is 103, his wife Willie Williams is 100. The couple celebrated their [...]

April 4, 2019 International
‘Next Level’

Buhari Directs Finance Ministry To Sell All Recovered Assets

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the ministry of finance, led by Zainab Ahmed, to sell all recovered and liability-free assets in six months. A number of politicians and former government officials will be affected by this because some assets have [...]

April 4, 2019 Economy
Walter Onnoghen

NJC Advises Buhari To Retire Walter Onnoghen Compulsorily Over $1.7m Cash

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the compulsory retirement of the Chief Justice of Nigeria Justice Walter Onnoghen, based on “incontrovertible” findings on him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission( EFCC). It asked President Muhammadu Buhari to give [...]

April 4, 2019 Government and politics
PDP Congratulates Wike As The Winner "River Governorship Elections"

#RiversDecides2019: PDP Congratulates Wike As The Winner “River Governorship Elections”

#RiversDecides2019 The PDP describes Wike’s victory at the Rivers Governorship election as victory for the people of Rivers State and the triumph of good over evil.  Gov Wike record of 700,000 votes margin of victory over the disgraced combined anti-people [...]

April 4, 2019 Government and politics
El-Rufai’s convoy

El-Rufai’s Convoy Foils Kidnapping Along Kaduna-Abuja Road

El-Rufai’s convoy foils kidnapping along Kaduna-Abuja road  The Governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai’s convoy foiled attempted kidnapping of motorists along Kaduna-Abuja road on Wednesday afternoon. The Governor who was on his way to Abuja got to the [...]

April 4, 2019 Government and politics
Ebonyi University Teaching Hospital After Alex Ekwueme

FG Renames Ebonyi University Teaching Hospital After Alex Ekwueme

The Federal Government, FG has renamed Ebonyi University Teaching Hospital to Alex Ekwueme University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki after its approval. Alhaji Ahmed Ramalan, Chairman of the hospital’s board who confirmed that FG has renamed Ebonyi University Teaching Hospital, said the renaming [...]

April 4, 2019 Education
Daddy Freeze

Daddy Freeze Reacts To Bala Elkana, Police Spokesperson Tattoo, Dreadlock Claims

Daddy Freeze has also reacted to Lagos Police Spokesperson, Bala Elkana’s claim about tattoo and dreadlocks being new to Nigerian culture. In an interview with BBC Pidgin, Bala Elkana alleged that police authorities have noted a connection between cultism and people [...]

April 4, 2019 entertainment