Tuesday 15th October 2019,
Hope for Nigeria

Daily Archives: October 14, 2019

Hello Kenya, Techpoint is here

Techpoint is in Kenya and looking to connect with East Africa, holla! Techpoint.Africa [...]

October 2, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

How Nigerian VR startups are edging their way into mainstream acceptance

The term ‘Virtual Reality’ is no longer a buzzword in Nigeria. While the nascent industry is yet to get full mainstream acceptance in the country, existing VR startups are gaining more confidence to thrive Techpoint.Africa [...]

October 2, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Your Planned Visit To South Africa Is An Insult To Nigerians - FFK Tells Buhari

Your Planned Visit To South Africa Is An Insult To Nigerians – FFK Tells Buhari

Femi Fani-Kayode has described as ”inappropriate and an insult to Nigerians” the scheduled visit of President Buhari to South Africa today Wednesday October 2nd. President Buhari is expected to meet with his South African counterpart, Cyril Ramaphosa, over the recent [...]

October 2, 2019 Government and politics
Police Raids "Baby Factory" In Lagos Free 19 Women

Police Raids “Baby Factory” In Lagos Free 19 Women

“Baby Factory” In Lagos: Police in Nigeria’s biggest city, Lagos, have freed 19 women and girls who had mostly been abducted and impregnated by captors planning to sell their babies. The girls and women, aged from 15 to 28, had [...]

October 2, 2019 Crime
Senator Douye Diri

Jonathan’s kinsmen declare support for Diri

Former President Goodluck Jonathan’s kinsmen in Ogbia local government area of Bayelsa State, have declared support for the governorship candidate of the PDP for the November 16 election, Senator Douye Diri and his running mate Senator Lawrence Ewrujakpor. Rising from [...]

October 2, 2019 Government and politics
Attahiru Jega

Attahiru Jega Asks Nigerians To Vote Out Leaders That Fail Them

Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof. Attahiru Jega, has urged Nigerians to vote out bad leaders, advising the federal government to use recovered loot to develop national social security to alleviate hardship in Nigeria. The former [...]

October 2, 2019 Government and politics
APC governorship candidate not a terrorist — Dickson told

APC governorship candidate not a terrorist — Dickson told

APC governorship candidate not a terrorist A member representing Brass/Nembe federal constituency, Mr Israel Sunny-Goli, has said the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Chief David Lyon, is the only alternative to save Bayelsans from poverty and hardship perpetrated by the [...]

October 2, 2019 Government and politics
Why SIP was withdrawn from Osinbajo’s office

Why SIP was withdrawn from Osinbajo’s office — FG

The National Social Investment Office yesterday explained that the National Social Investment Programme (SIP) was being upgraded to a full ministry status with the take-off of the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development in order to ensure [...]

October 2, 2019 Government and politics
What US city of Hempstead did for Nigeria

Independence Day: What US city of Hempstead did for Nigeria

For the second time, the U.S. Town of Hempstead, on Tuesday, honoured Nigeria by hoisting the nation’s flag in commemoration of its 59th Independence anniversary. The flag-raising ceremony, held at the premises of the Hempstead Town Hall, was organised by [...]

October 2, 2019 International
Ntufam Mba E. Ukweni

Nigeria speedily retrogressing – Ntufam Ukweni

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Ntufam Mba E. Ukweni has said that Nigeria as a nation is deeply retrogressing. Commenting on the celebration of the 59th Independence Anniversary, Ukweni lamented that instead of the country moving forward, it was [...]

October 2, 2019 Government and politics
Charles Soludo

Soludo issues strong warning to rich Nigerians

Former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Prof. Charles Soludo, has said the rich in the country will also suffer if high poverty and unemployment rates are not tackled. Soludo said this on Tuesday in Lagos while making a [...]

October 2, 2019 Government and politics
Presidency speaks on Buhari extending his tenure

2023: Presidency speaks on Buhari extending his tenure

Presidency speaks on Buhari extending his tenure The Presidency has reacted to the report making the rounds that he may seek to amend the constitution in order to stay on beyond 2023. One of the President’s support groups had last [...]

October 2, 2019 Government and politics