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Daily Archives: October 19, 2019

Ventures Platform appoints new leadership, as founder steps aside

Ventures Platform Executive Director, Kola Aina, steps down from some of his roles at the company. Appoints 3 new CEOs Techpoint.Africa [...]

July 31, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

4 people most likely to be Nigeria’s next Communications Minister

A look at President Buhari’s 2019 Ministerial list for the nominee that’s possibly going to be the next Nigeria’s Minister of Communications. Techpoint.Africa [...]

July 31, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

How this Nigerian IT consultant developed his career in tech despite a rare eye condition

Meet Victor Ekwueme, a visually impaired IT consultant. Despite his eye condition, victor is helping Nigerian businesses make data-driven decisions and teaching people Python. Read his inspiring story here. Techpoint.Africa [...]

July 31, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
First Man That Owned A Private Jet In Kano

The First Man That Owned A Private Jet In Kano (Photos)

The First Man That Owned A Private Jet In Kano According to a post by Jafaar, a journalist based in Kano State, he gave an in-depth into the man who owes the first private jet in Kano State. According to [...]

July 31, 2019 Telecomms
Real Boko Haram

‘The Real Boko Haram is Defeated’ – Garba Shehu Insists

The Presidency has insisted that the real Boko Haram is “defeated”. Garba Shehu, the spokesman to President Muhammadu Buhari said this in a statement sent to Okay.ng on Tuesday. He said: “The position of the Nigerian government is that the Boko Haram terrorism [...]

July 31, 2019 Boko Haram And Terror
Buhari Sends Ministerial List To Senate, Names 42 Nominees

I’ll Assign Portfolio To Ministers At Inauguration – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, disclosed that he will assign portfolio to members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) who have been confirmed by the Senate at the point of inauguration. The President, however, did not mention any particular date for [...]

July 31, 2019 Government and politics
36th President of Rotary Club of Uyo

36th President of Rotary Club of Uyo: School Where Pupils Sit On Floor To Learn In Akwa Ibom (Photo)

The newly installed 36th President of Rotary Club of Uyo, District 9142 in Akwa Ibom State, Mrs Idongesit Domingo-Inyang, has decried the situation where pupils still sit on the floor of their classroom to learn in the state, Brainnews report. [...]

July 31, 2019 Education
69 Senate Committees

Chairmen, Vice-Chairmen Of 69 Senate Committees (Full List)

Chairmen and Vice chairmen of the 69 Senate committees as announced by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan  1. Agriculture – Abdullahi Adamu, Bima Enagi. 2. Airforce – Bala Ibn Na’Allah, Michael Nnachi. 3. Anti-corruption and Financial Crimes – Suleiman Kwari, [...]

July 31, 2019 Government and politics
Abba Kyari

Abba Kyari: Atiku Is Cameroonian In ‘Flesh & Blood’. COS To Election Tribunal

Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday told the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal that the presidential candidate of the PDP, Atiku Abubakar, in the Feb. 23 general election is a Cameroonian “flesh and blood’’. Kyari, who [...]

July 31, 2019 Government and politics
Osinbajo

Break-up Not Solution To Nigeria’s Problems — Osinbajo

The Vice-President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has said there is no truth in the thinking that the different regions of the country would prosper individually if the country breaks up. He said Nigeria needed to learn from the example of Sudan, [...]

July 31, 2019 Government and politics
Abdulsalami Apologises To Southern Leaders

Abdulsalami Apologises To Southern Leaders On Miyetti Allah

General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd) has reportedly apologised to some Southern leaders over the boycotting of the roundtable on security which was turned down on Sunday. The leaders, under the aegis of the Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF), disclosed [...]

July 31, 2019 Government and politics