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Daily Archives: November 9, 2019

Diaspora remittances can boost investment in small and early-stage businesses – PwC

With the right steps and platforms, remittances from the diaspora which are expected to grow to $ 25.5 billion in 2019, could boost investments for small and early-stage businesses. Techpoint.Africa [...]

August 21, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

What we know about Kashifu Abdullahi, the new NITDA DG

The new Director General of NITDA has some big shoes to fill. Techpoint.Africa [...]

August 21, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
FG begins evacuation of Nigerians tomorrow

Buhari assigns portfolios to new ministers

Buhari assigns portfolios to new ministers President Muhammadu Buhari has assigned portfolios to the 43 newly inaugurated ministers. The president retained himself as petroleum minister while former Governor of Bayelsa State, Timipre Sylva is to serve as minister of state. Also [...]

August 21, 2019 Government and politics
South-East Governors Write Buhari

South-East Governors Write Buhari: Ban Herders With No Cattle & Cattle By Foot

South-East Governors Write Buhari: Governors in South East, Nigeria, have written to President Muhammadu Buhari asking him to ban the activities of Fulani herdsmen in the region, Igbere TV reports. Hope For Nigeria Online reports that the governors are also [...]

August 21, 2019 Government and politics

Former NITDA DG, Isa Pantami is Nigeria’s new Minister of Communications

The immediate past Director-General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Isa Pantami, has been sworn-in as Nigeria’s new Minister of Communications. Techpoint.Africa [...]

August 21, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
EFCC Denies Planning To Plant Foreign Currencies At Ambode’s Residence

EFCC Denies Planning To Plant Foreign Currencies At Ambode’s Residence

EFCC Denies Planning To Plant Foreign Currencies At Ambode’s Residence The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied planning to plant foreign currencies at the home of former governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode. The anti-graft agency’s operatives stormed [...]

August 21, 2019 Government and politics
Buhari Swears In Ministers

20 Governors Yet To Inaugurate Cabinet As Buhari Swears In Ministers Today

Buhari Swears In Ministers Ahead of their inauguration today, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, charged ministers-designate on the delivery of quick results, saying four years is not a very long time. However, 20 out of the 29 state governors elected in [...]

August 21, 2019 Government and politics
Obasanjo

Obasanjo: Boko Haram Crisis Could Last 15 More Years

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has warned that the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East could take 15 more years to eliminate if the government fails to focus on education. He also warned the country about the risks of a population [...]

August 21, 2019 Boko Haram And Terror

Why Africa’s most popular internet trend, ‘O jewa ke eng?’ has refused to die

What started as a simple tweet had become more or less a movement, sparking conversation around sensitive topics Techpoint.Africa [...]

August 21, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps