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A case for mass adoption of cardless ATM transactions in Nigeria

A Twitter user yesterday took to his personal account to share information about someone in Ibadan who, having withdrawn cash from an ATM using the cardless transaction option, was apprehended and taken into police custody. So, in Ibadan, someone apparently [...]

April 11, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

What the recently acquired switching license from CBN could mean for TeamApt

After being granted the much coveted switching license by the Central Bank of Nigeria, three year-old electronic payments company, TeamApt could have its work cut out for it Techpoint.Africa [...]

April 11, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
IMF

Be careful of funding conditions by China, IMF urges Nigeria, others

The  International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged countries including Nigeria to ensure that the terms are favourable for the borrower when they borrow from abroad. The Financial Counselor and Director of the Monetary and Capital Markets Department of the IMF, Tobias [...]

April 11, 2019 Government and politics
Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, Abuja, will commence the first phase of its education and orientation exercise for intending pilgrims for this year’s 2019 Hajj

2019 Hajj: FCT begins orientation of intending pilgrims

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, Abuja, will commence the first phase of its education and orientation exercise for intending pilgrims for this year’s 2019 Hajj at the weekend. A statement by the spokesman of the board, [...]

April 11, 2019 Religion
senate

Senate to override Buhari on constitution review, others

The Senate has resolved to override President Muhammadu Buhari on the constitution amendment bill, which seeks to compel the president to present annual budgets in September of every year. The Senate also said it would override the president’s veto on [...]

April 11, 2019 Government and politics
Guinness Gold

Guinness Gold: Guinness Unveils New Premium Golden Lager Beer At Lagos Event

Guinness Gold, the new premium lager beer, thrilled celebrities, media icons, media influencers and consumers as Guinness Nigeria Plc treated Nigerians to a one-of-a-kind immersion at the Landmark Centre, Lagos. Guests were immersed in a great night of rich flavours, [...]

April 11, 2019 Food
Prince Tony Momoh

Nobody Can Stop Northerners From Contesting Presidency In 2023

Prince Tony Momoh, a former Minister of Information and one of the national leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in this interview with TEMIDAYO AKINSUYI , speaks on the controversy surrounding power shift, former CJN Walter Onnoghen’s resignation [...]

April 11, 2019 Government and politics

Man Nearly Shocked, While Connecting An Electric Pole With Bare Hands In Lagos

A supposed useless man was seen this evening, connecting an electric pole without a ladder and bare hands in Lagos. According to reports, the man nearly got shockd while carrying out the act, as a resident of the area, claimed [...]

April 11, 2019 Government and politics

Imagine being matched with your soulmate based on your browser history

What type of person do you think you'd be matched with? Techpoint.Africa [...]

April 11, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
zahra buhari

You Cannot Treat People Like Garbage And Worship God – Zahra Buhari

Zahra Buhari who took a swipe at perceived hypocrites, has stated that one cannot treat people like garbage and worship God at the same time.  Asides stating the one cannot treat people like garbage and worship God, Zahra Buhari further [...]

April 11, 2019 Government and politics
Governor Aminu Masari

Bandits Have Taken Over Parts Of Katsina – Gov Masari

Some parts of Katsina State have been taken over by bandits and kidnappers, Governor Aminu Masari told the acting Inspector General of Police (IGP) Muhammed Adamu yesterday. “These bandits strike at will, maim at will, destroy lives and property at [...]

April 11, 2019 Government and politics
A young promising Nigerian whose name is Nicholas Kajoh (@nicholaskajo on Twitter) worked on video-based vehicle counting system as his final year project.

See Video-Based Vehicle Counting System Built By A Young Nigerian As His Project

A young promising Nigerian whose name is Nicholas Kajoh (@nicholaskajo on Twitter) worked on video-based vehicle counting system as his final year project. He was able to actualize the video-based vehicle counting system using Python programming language. Young Nicholas’ bio [...]

April 11, 2019 Technology
National Assembly

Sign Minimum Wage Bill Now, Labour Tells Buhari

Organised labour under the aegis of Trade Union Side (TUS) of the Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council (JNPSNC) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the N30,000 National Minimum Wage Bill.This was coming on the heels of Senate’s [...]

April 11, 2019 Government and politics