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Daily Archives: October 22, 2019

Google officially announces ‘Nigerian English Voice’ and other new products

Google has officially announced a Nigerian voice for its services, maps for motorcycle and other exciting products at its 3rd Google for Nigeria event Techpoint.Africa [...]

July 24, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Prince Clement Agba

Meet Prince Clement Agba, A Ministerial Nominee By President Buhari

Meet Prince Clement Agba, A Ministerial Nominee By President Buhari PREAMBLE: Prince Clem Agba is a lot of things to a lot of people. Without any gainsaying, he represents a proactive person, change agent, result-oriented, mobilizer of men and resources, [...]

July 24, 2019 Government and politics
Nigeria needs homegrown solutions

Don’t Test Our Will to Act, Buhari Tells Shi’ites

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday warned that the protesting members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, otherwise known as Shi’ites, were testing the patience of the Federal Government with their violent protests in Abuja. He said the FG might be [...]

July 24, 2019 Government and politics
Timi Frank

Timi Frank to Senate: Prove You’re Not Rubber Stamp, Reject 70% of Buhari’s Nominees

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has described the ministerial list sent by General Muhammadu Buhari to the Senate as a big disappointment to Nigeria and its citizens. [...]

July 24, 2019 Government and politics
Ruga

Obaseki: RUGA Will Not Happen In Edo State, Sambisa Forest A Better Option

The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki said his administration will not avail the federal government land for the contentious Ruga settlement in Edo State. The Governor spoke while giving a lecture on the topic “Challenges of Pastoralism and International [...]

July 24, 2019 General
Lawan

Lawan Suggests Amendment Of Land Use Act, See What He Said

President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan has suggested the amendment of the Land Use Act of 1978 to address the problems of housing deficit in the country. Lawan said this in Abuja on Monday at the 13th Abuja International Housing [...]

July 24, 2019 Government and politics
(GMD NNPC), Mele Kolo Kyari

Senate to invite petroleum ministers, GMD NNPC, others over state of existing refineries

The Senate on Tuesday resolved to invite the Minister (and Minister of State) for Petroleum Resources and Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (GMD NNPC), Mele Kolo Kyari, over the status of refineries in the country. The [...]

July 24, 2019 Government and politics
U.S. bans Nigerians

U.S. bans Nigerians who ‘undermined democracy’ during 2019 election

U.S. bans Nigerians: The United States on Tuesday announced an urgent imposition of visa restrictions on Nigerians it accused of trying to undermine democracy at this year’s general elections. The ban, which the State Department described as specifically targeted towards [...]

July 24, 2019 International