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Daily Archives: September 17, 2019

Why Nigerian online freelance marketplaces fail to scale

When you need the help of a professional for a project, do you ask that people you know recommend someone, post it on social media or visit freelance platforms? Your answer to this question is what this article looks to [...]

July 8, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Oyetola Muyiwa Atoyebi Is Youngest SAN In Nigeria At 34 Years

Oyetola Muyiwa Atoyebi Is Youngest SAN In Nigeria At 34 Years

Youngest SAN In Nigeria: 34-year-old Oyetola Muyiwa Atoyebi, a Law graduate of the University of Ilorin, has become the youngest senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN)...He was among the 38 lawyers recently elevated to that height. The new SANs would be [...]

July 8, 2019 Education
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African Union (AU) Summit – Free Trade Must Be Fair Trade, Says Buhari

Nigeria officially joined the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) as President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Agreement Sunday in Niamey at the opening of the African Union (AU) Summit. He told the Summit that Nigeria will build on the event [...]

July 8, 2019 Government and politics
Senator Dino Melaye Raises Alarm Over Fake Facebook Account

Senator Dino Melaye Raises Alarm Over Fake Facebook Account

Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West at the National Assembly, has identified a fake Facebook account, Igbere TV reports. The lawmaker raised alarm on the fake account which bears the name ‘Hon Dino Melaye’ on Sunday. Operators of the account [...]

July 8, 2019 Government and politics
Soyinka, Falana, Others Lay Wreath On Abiola’s Grave

Soyinka, Falana, Others Lay Wreath On Abiola’s Grave

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, says closure over the death of Chief MKO Abiola will be achieved when some of the challenges faced in the country are confronted and eliminated. Soyinka said this at a Wreath Laying Ceremony to commemorate [...]

July 8, 2019 Government and politics
1st Black African Set To Travel To Space

1st Black African Set To Travel To Space, Dies In Bike Accident

Mandla Maseko who is schedule to travel on a sub-orbital trip that could have seen him become the 1st black African to travel in space has been killed in a motorcycle accident. Maseko, popularly known as Spaceboy and Afronaut, was [...]

July 8, 2019 Transportation
Muhammadu Buhari, has begun putting in place institutional structures to lift 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next 10 years.

Buhari Committed To Lifting 100 Million Nigerians Out Of Poverty-sgf

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha has said the administration of president Muhammadu Buhari, has begun putting in place institutional structures to lift 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next 10 years. Mustapha who [...]

July 8, 2019 Government and politics
PDP Blasts Buhari’s Appointments

PDP Blasts Buhari’s Appointments, President Only Interested In Personal Comfort

PDP Blasts Buhari’s Appointments: Following recent appointments announced by the presidency, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Sunday berated President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, for alleged insensitivity to the welfare of the people of the country. [...]

July 8, 2019 Government and politics
Lawan

Senate President, Lawan, Visits Tinubu (photos)

President of the Senate, Dr. Ahmad Lawan, was on Sunday at the residence of National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu on a courtesy visit, Igbere TV reports.  Yesterday’s visit is the first official visitation to [...]

July 8, 2019 Government and politics
Peter Nwaoboshi

Senator Nwaoboshi, Disowns 11 Houses, Bank Accounts Seized By Court

The Senator representing Delta North Senatorial District, Peter Nwaoboshi, on Sunday denied ownership of the 11 houses and 12 out of the 22 bank accounts frozen by the Federal High Court in Abuja. The court, presided over by Justice Taiwo [...]

July 8, 2019 Government and politics
Buhari Picks 15 Special Advisers

Buhari’s Education Policy Anti-masses, Says ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities(ASUU) on Sunday described the President Muhammadu Buhari’s policy on education as anti-masses. It accused the All Progressives Congress government of a deliberate plan to starve public education with funds in order to deny Nigerian [...]

July 8, 2019 Education