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Daily Archives: October 14, 2019

Seun Onigbinde resigns as Technical Adviser to the Nigerian government

BudgIT co-founder has resigned his recent appointment as a Technical Adviser to the Federal Ministry of Budget and National Planning. Techpoint.Africa [...]

September 16, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

How I Work: Andre Iguodala, NBA player and Tech Investor

Beyond basketball, Andre Iguodala has made a name for himself as a top technology investor with investment in at least 25 different startups including Jumia. We caught up with him recently to share with us his career journey, how he [...]

September 16, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

“Nigeria Air will be delivered as planned” — Aviation Minister, Hadi Sirika

The National Carrier Project is back on track according to the Minister of Aviation. Techpoint.Africa [...]

September 16, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Akure’s position as a promising haven for tech innovation in Nigeria might be under threat

Startups are moving out of Akure. Does this development affect its position as a haven for tech innovation? Techpoint.Africa [...]

September 16, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
National Youth Games

National Youth Games: Ondo Athletes, Coaches slam govt over unpaid allowances

Ondo State contingents at the ongoing National Youth Games, NYG, in Ilorin, Kwara State have drawn a battle line with the leadership of the Ondo State Sports Council following nonpayment of their allowances. One of the coaches, Moses Usifo, who [...]

September 16, 2019 Sports
President Muhammadu Buhari’s Independence Day message

Presidential Tribunal: Supreme Court will sack Buhari – PDP governors

Supreme Court will sack Buhari Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari will be sacked by the Supreme Court. The PDP Governors’ Forum stated this while backing the bid [...]

September 16, 2019 Government and politics
Robert Mugabe did not own the Blue Roof in Zimbabwe, says nephew

Robert Mugabe did not own the Blue Roof in Zimbabwe, says nephew

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe does not own his mansion known as the “Blue Roof”, his nephew said on Sunday. Mugabe’s body is being kept in the same house after an official state funeral service – without a burial – [...]

September 16, 2019 Africa
Nigerians desperate to flee SA

Nigerians desperate to flee SA but 200 turned back due to invalid documents

Nigerians desperate to flee SA Foreign nationals fleeing last week’s xenophobic attacks started leaving the country yesterday, saying they feared for their lives. A wave of violent attacks, mostly directed at foreign nationals, gripped parts of Gauteng last week and [...]

September 16, 2019 Africa
PONZI SCHEME

PONZI SCHEME:DELTANS CRY OUT AS WONDER BANK (MMM) DISAPPEAR WITH N20 MILLION NAIRA

Despite warnings from Nigeria’s Central Bank against patronage of Ponzi scheme, a Wonder bank aka MMM, posing as empowerment trading, investment agency has defrauded its customers of over N20 million in Sapele Local Government Area, of Delta State. The wonder [...]

September 16, 2019 Economy