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Daily Archives: October 21, 2019

Nigerian fintech startups PiggyVest and Cowrywise are scaling up to become digital banks

Earlier today, two Nigerian fintech startups PiggyVest and Cowrywise announced new products that provide users with dedicated virtual account numbers, making them somewhat digital banks. Techpoint.Africa [...]

July 30, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

MEST Africa community manager, Nosa Omusi exits the incubator in what seems to be a massive restructuring

With the exit of its key personnel, could it be safe to say that the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology is on a path of restructuring? Techpoint.Africa [...]

July 30, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
British Prime Minister Appoints Nigerian As Minister

British Prime Minister Appoints Nigerian As Minister (Photo)

British Prime Minister Appoints Nigerian As Minister Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson, has appointed Olukemi Olufunto Badenoch, aged 39, as Children and Families Minister, as part of his government reshuffle. Badenoch is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament [...]

July 30, 2019 International
World's Largest Atmospheric Tower For Dangote Refinery

World’s Largest Atmospheric Tower For Dangote Refinery Sets Sail From China

World’s Largest Atmospheric Tower For Dangote Refinery A piece of equipment that will process crude oil for Nigeria’s Dangote refinery set sail on Monday from China, oil company Sinopec said in a tweet. The 650,000 barrel per day (bpd) refinery [...]

July 30, 2019 Business, General
Ambode Speaks On Dumping APC For PDP

Ambode Speaks On Dumping APC For PDP

Former governor of Lagos, Akinwunmi Ambode has spoken on his rumoured planned defection from the All Progressive Congress, APC, to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. There have been speculations in some quarters that Ambode was disappointed he did not [...]

July 30, 2019 Government and politics
Anyim Pius Anyim

Anyim: Why We Wanted To Impeach Obasanjo — Former Senate President

Former Senate President and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Anyim Pius Anyim, says arbitrary change of presiding officers of the 4th Assembly was why the lawmakers moved to impeach former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Anyim stated this on [...]

July 30, 2019 Government and politics
Robot Waitress

See The Robot Waitress Introduced In UK Restaurant

The Robot Waitress Introduced In UK Restaurant What will you do if you find yourself in a situation whereby you’re very hungry and then you head to a restaurant to get some food, and after calling on a waiter to [...]

July 30, 2019 International
FG Partners Horasis

FG Partners Horasis Zenera Consulting To Attract 500 Investors To Nigeria

The Federal Government of Nigeria collaborates with renowned global think tank, Horasis, and leading public relations and advertising firm, Zenera Consulting to host the maiden Horasis-in-Nigeria Global Business Meeting. The summit will bring together an array of international top investors, [...]

July 30, 2019 Government and politics
Ooni Of Ife Participates In Ita-Osun Festival

Ooni Of Ife Participates In Ita-Osun Festival (photos)

Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, on Saturday July 27th, led thousands of Osun faithfuls who stormed his Ile Oodua Palace across the country to celebrate the 2019 edition of Ita-Osun festival. While addressing newsmen after offering [...]

July 30, 2019 Culture