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Buhari uk visit

Buhari’s UK Visit Puts Ministers, Lobbyists On Edge

Alleged plans by President Mohammadu Buhari to be his own man in the planned ministerial selection list for which it is being speculated as the reason for his travel abroad has further put party strongmen in All Progressives Congress, APC, [...]

April 28, 2019 Government and politics
Atiku’s Millions Of Dollars Set To Scatter PDP Leaders, Chairman Suspended

Tension As Atiku’s Millions Of Dollars Set To Scatter PDP Leaders, Chairman Suspended

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Plateau State, has suspended its Chairman, Hon. Damishi Sango, and his Deputy, Amos Goyol, for embezzling millions of Dollars, meant for the 2019 Presidential Campaign for Atiku Abubakar. The dismissal was contained in a [...]

April 27, 2019 General
GANDUJE TO INTRODUCE BRT BUSSES IN KANO

GANDUJE TO INTRODUCE BRT BUSSES IN KANO

Kano state government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a Chinese transportation company with a view to introducing a multi-billion naira Bus Rapid Transit, BRT, service in the state’s metropolis. A statement signed by the Director – General, Media [...]

April 27, 2019 General
Tinubu’s ACN, Hijacks All Juicy Positions

Tinubu’s ACN, Hijacks All Juicy Positions, As Buhari’s CPC Set To Break Away From APC And Causes War

The vacant position of National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has kick-started another round of infighting within the ruling party. A report by Daily Sun, indicated that the tussle for the position has split the ruling party; as [...]

April 27, 2019 General

Social Media Roundup: The morality of Yahoo Yahoo

This week, the most popular discussion on Nigerian social media is Yahoo Yahoo, also known as cybercrime or Internet fraud. It all began last week when popular Nigerian musician Nairamarley posted a photo on Instagram with the caption “If u [...]

April 26, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Techpoint Inspired 2019: Everything you need to know

Everything you need to know about Techpoint Inspired 2019 and why it will be different Techpoint.Africa [...]

April 26, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Mike Zhang

Chinese Man, Mike Zhang Crowned A Chief In Kano, Nigerians React

A Chinese trader has been crowned as a chief in Kano, Nigeria. The Emir of Kano, Emir Muhammadu Sanusi II has approved the appointment and instalment of a Chinese man, Mr Mike Zhang, as a chief and leader of the [...]

April 26, 2019 Government and politics
How To Prepare For An Amazing Ramadan Fasting

How To Prepare For An Amazing Ramadan Fasting

When the holy month of Ramadan is approaching, many Muslims around the world get excited and pray to witness this month. A good Muslim should not only be optimistic about witnessing Ramadan, rather prepare him/herself properly in order to receive [...]

April 26, 2019 Religion
Nigeria, Saudi Arabia Meet To Boost Refineries, Pipelines, Others

Nigeria, Saudi Arabia Meet To Boost Refineries, Pipelines, Others

Nigeria’s petroleum downstream sub-sector, especially refineries, pipelines and others may witness a major overhaul following ongoing talks between the Federal Government and the Saudi authorities in Riyadh. The Minister of Energy Industry and Mineral Resources of the Kingdom of Saudi [...]

April 26, 2019 Oil & Gas
Nigerian business pays 48 taxes

The Average Nigerian Business Pays 48 Taxes – Tony Elumelu

Tony Elumelu, Chairman and founder of Heirs Holdings has revealed that the average Nigerian business pays 48 taxes.  The UBA Chairman who decried the plight of the average Nigerian entrepreneur, saying that an average business was a local government authority [...]

April 26, 2019 Business

See The Oshodi Transport Interchange That Was Recently PreCommissioned (PHOTOS)

These are photos of the Oshodi Transport Interchange, Oshodi, Lagos. It was commissioned yesterday by President Mohammadu Buhari. These photos were taken earlier today. Clearly, the construction of this interchange is far from being completed. Which begs the questions: what [...]

April 26, 2019 Transportation
Suntai pilot

Danbaba Suntai Pilot Not Certified To Fly Aircraft – AIB Report

The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB, in its new report disclosed that late Governor Suntai pilot was not certified to fly the aircraft which crashed.The AIB who identified factors that led to the crash of the helicopter conveying the late Taraba [...]

April 26, 2019 Incidents
Jumu'ah prayer

The Importance Of Jumuah Friday Prayer for Muslims

Jumu’ah prayer on Friday every week is an important day in Islam. It is an obligatory prayer Allah has prescribed for every Muslims for the remembrance of Him. We at Muslimhowto.comhave listed several proofs from the Quran and Hadith acknowledging [...]

April 26, 2019 Religion
Festus Keyamo

Keyamo In Tears, As Fresh Evidence Of Buhari’s Massive Rigging Scatters APC

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Festus Keyamo, has said that some videos circulating on the social media, purportedly showing how the February 23, 2019, Presidential election was rigged by the All Progressives Congress, APC, are of no effect, when [...]

April 26, 2019 Government and politics
Atiku Won February Elections Hands Down – Wike

Atiku Won February Elections Hands Down – Wike

The governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has taken to his twitter page to express his mind concerning the February polls, stating that Atiku Abubakar won the election instead of President Muhammadu Buhari. According to him, “Evidences against the @inecnigeria [...]

April 26, 2019 Government and politics
President Muhammadu Buhari was in Lagos state yesterday and he commissioned the new 820 medium/high capacity Mercedes Benz transport buses which is part of the projects that was handled by the Lagos state government. The Lagos state projects that brought the president to Lagos state for commissioning include the rehabilitated 10-lane Oshodi – Muritala Muhammed International Airport Road; the 170-Bed ‘Ayinke House’ (Maternity Hospital)) at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) Ikeja; the Lagos State Theatre at Oregun, Ikeja; new 820 Mass Transit Buses and the multi-level Oshodi Transport Interchange along the Apapa-Oshodi Expressway. The president successfully commissioned the new 820 medium/high capacity Mercedes Benz transport buses which is part of the reform initiative aimed at making the lives of the people better. According the the incumbent governor of Lagos state, Gov Akinwunmi Ambode, the bus is meant to better the lives of people irrespective of gender, tribe or political leanings by providing a more efficient & comfortable means of moving people around the state. Read his tweet below; The new 820 medium/high capacity Transport Buses is part of our Bus Reform Initiative aimed at making life better for all our people, irrespective of gender, tribe or political leanings by providing a more efficient & comfortable means of moving people around t/ state #PMBInLagos

Buhari Commissions The New 820 Medium/high Capacity Transport Buses In Lagos

President Muhammadu Buhari was in Lagos state yesterday and he commissioned the new 820 medium/high capacity Mercedes Benz transport buses which is part of the projects that was handled by the Lagos state government. The Lagos state projects that brought [...]

April 25, 2019 Transportation

The things that keep you going, tell us

What inspires you? What makes you so psyched that you want to achieve all your goals, unlock new levels of success and make a difference? Join the #IAmInspiredBecause trend. Techpoint.Africa [...]

April 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

“Nigerian startups raised $17.6 million in Q1 2019, 8.5% higher than they did in Q1 2018” — Report

Nigerian Startup Funding Report for Q1 2019 shows that startups raised more funds than they did in Q1 2018. Techpoint.Africa [...]

April 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

The Moment President Buhari Arrived Eko Theater In His Presidential Mercedes S-Class (Video)

Yesterday being the 24th day of April 2019, the president of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, was on an official visit to Lagos state. He went to Lagos to commission some of the projects that were being handled by the Lagos state government. Some of the [...]

April 25, 2019 Government and politics

11 amazing Nigerians who work at Twitter HQ, San Francisco

Twitter has various teams of diverse background each working on the product used by millions of people all over the world. One these teams are a few Nigerians, here they are. Techpoint.Africa [...]

April 24, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
ASUU Blasts FG, Aisha Buhari

ASUU Blasts FG, Aisha Buhari Over Proposed Muhammadu Buhari University

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Tuesday slammed the Federal Government and Aisha Buhari, over the proposed plan to establish a private university to be named after President Muhammadu Buhari. ASUU who slammed Aisha Buhari, further described the [...]

April 24, 2019 Education
Atiku’s Mother Is From Jigawa - Isyaku Adamu

Atiku’s Mother Is From Jigawa – Isyaku Adamu

A Cetenarian Dutse Emirate Official who spoke about Atiku’s controversial nationality, disclosed that Atiku’s mother is from Jigawa.  This came after Mr Abubakar responded to the APC claims, by stressing that he was born and raised a Nigerian and has [...]

April 24, 2019 Government and politics
Kwara Assembly Stops Incoming Govt. From Dissolving LG Councils

Kwara Assembly Stops Incoming Govt. From Dissolving LG Councils

The Kwara State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed a bill to restrain incoming government from dissolving the existing 16 local government councils of the state before the expiration of their three-year tenure. The bill, which is an amendment, is [...]

April 24, 2019 Government and politics
Falana

Falana, Balarabe Musa Blame Obasanjo For Nigeria’s Problems

Human rights activist, Femi Falana (SAN), and Balarabe Musa, elder statesman and former governor of Kaduna State, on Tuesday, said former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s rejection of the Minority Report of the Constitutional Drafting Committee of 1976, co-authored by Drs. Segun [...]

April 24, 2019 Government and politics
Buhari To Tell Danjuma Goje, Ndume: Lawan Is Apc Candidate

Buhari To Tell Danjuma Goje, Ndume: Lawan Is Apc Candidate

President Muhammadu Buhari may hold a “frank” meeting with two of the three aspirants for Senate President – Sen. Danjuma Goje and Sen. Ali Ndume — on the adoption of Senate Leader Ahmad Lawan for the office. The All Progressives [...]

April 24, 2019 Government and politics

These young Ghanaians are using technology to take on Accra’s trash problem, among other challenges

Ghana faces big threats in its waste management sector, but Jumeni, a startup founded by 3 young Ghanaians, has an interesting solution. Find out what it is Techpoint.Africa [...]

April 24, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
President Buhari in dilemma over Akwa Ibom’s ministerial slot

President Buhari in dilemma over Akwa Ibom’s ministerial slot

A report by Vanguard indicates that President Muhammadu Buhari appears to be in a dilemma on who to fill the ministerial slot meant for Akwa Ibom state in his new cabinet. According to the report, President Buhari is favourably disposed [...]

April 24, 2019 Government and politics
Angel Obinim

“I Was the Angel Who Rolled Out The Stone From The Tomb When Jesus Resurrected” – Angel Obinim

Bishop Daniel Obinim (Angel Obinim) has said to his congregation that he was around when Jesus resurrected. “You have a powerful man of God and some Ghanaians are taking me for granted. Sometimes, it even marvels me. You see, the [...]

April 24, 2019 Religion
Breaking: Snakes chase Liberian President ‘George Weah’ away from his office

Breaking: Snakes chase Liberian President ‘George Weah’ away from his office

Two black snakes have forced the Liberian President George Weah out of his office. This has made the former world and African best footballer to work from his private residence since Wednesday. BBC citing the Press secretary, Mr Smith Toby, [...]

April 24, 2019 Africa
Atiku-Abubakar

Atiku: I was born by Nigerian parents from Sokoto, Jigawa

Abubakar Atiku, the defeated presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party has debunked notions that he was Cameroonian by birth and thus not qualified to contest the election of 23 February, 2019. Atiku who was born in Jada in 1946, [...]

April 23, 2019 General