4 Helpful Ways To Travel With a Wi-Fi Only iPad
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4 Helpful Ways To Travel With a Wi-Fi Only iPad

By OM | August 28, 2017 Traveling with a Wi-Fi only iPad can be challenging, however there are a few ways to make the best of the circumstance and make it a bit easier. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 4 helpful ways to travel with a Wi-Fi only iPad. Get a Mobile Hotspot If you...

HOW INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS ENGENDERED POWER STRUGGLE IN AFRICA (PART I)
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HOW INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS ENGENDERED POWER STRUGGLE IN AFRICA (PART I)

By Effiong Edeke  Many people who have made their marks in the annals of Africa’s development and have gone ahead to become major players in global scheme of things are beneficiaries of international scholarships. In Nigeria, the colonial government used to offer scholarships and grants that enabled colonial civil servants undertake training and studies in...

‘Hours with the Masters’ Kicks off with Lagos Zonal Competition
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‘Hours with the Masters’ Kicks off with Lagos Zonal Competition

Singers on a lovely Nigerian traditional attire from Edo State Saturday 5th August 2017 ushered in the commencement of qualifiers for the Second Edition of ‘Hours with the Masters’  – an International Chorale Competition and Art Exhibition which debuted in Nigeria in February 2016 . The competition is organized by First Viola Competitions (FVC) –...

The Small Town Of The Super Rich
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The Small Town Of The Super Rich

Shortly before Nigeria’s independence in 1960, Louis Odumegwu Ojukwu, reportedly Nigeria’s first black billionaire, and founding president of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II. The royal honor came after he helped the British during World War II with his fleet of trucks. He was so wealthy that during the Queen’s visit...

Nigeria to benefit from deep sea mining
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Nigeria to benefit from deep sea mining

The Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside, says Nigeria will benefit from deep sea mining by working with the International Seabed Authority (ISBA). Peteside said in a statement issued by the Head, Corporate Communications Department of NIMASA, Mr Isichei Osamgbi, on Friday in Lagos. Osamgbi quoted the director-general as having...

Dangote to commit $450m to agric business in Niger
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Dangote to commit $450m to agric business in Niger

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the President of Dangote Group, on Monday said the company would invest $450 million in agriculture in Niger State over the next three years Dangote, who made this known during the 2017 Niger State Investment Summit in Minna, said the funds would be used to establish a large scale rice processing mill...

Nigerian recognized as one of the 150 Canadian Women in STEM
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Nigerian recognized as one of the 150 Canadian Women in STEM

Nigeria’s RITA ORJI has been recognized as one of the 150 Canadian Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) by ‘hEr VOLUTION’ – a Canadian organization focused on revolutionizing the STEM industry and change the world, by encouraging girls and young women to pursue STEM-based careers. #CanWomenSTEM150. Rita Orji is a computer scientist and...

Lake Rice: Residents Laud Ambode, as Govt Begins Sale at Designated Centres
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Lake Rice: Residents Laud Ambode, as Govt Begins Sale at Designated Centres

The Lagos State Government on Thursday commenced the sale of Lake Rice in designated centres as announced for the forthcoming Eid-el-Kabir celebration. In most of the sale centres visited, residents were seen queuing up and buying the item in orderly manner. 50kg of the rice was sold for N12, 000, 25kg for N6, 000 and...

President Buhari mourns Nigerian renowned Journalist
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President Buhari mourns Nigerian renowned Journalist

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his condolence to the family of former Managing Director of Champion Newspaper Nigeria and one of Africa’s foremost Public Relations practitioners, Bob Ogbuagu. President Buhari also commiserates with all the professional colleagues of the late Ogbuagu. “Ogbuagu consistently followed the path least travelled by many in his profession in order...

Ajimobi Installs 21 New Obas For Ibadan, Says Relationship with Olubadan Cordial
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Ajimobi Installs 21 New Obas For Ibadan, Says Relationship with Olubadan Cordial

Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has presented certificates and staff of office to 24 chiefs, who were among the 33 recently elevated to the status of Obas in Ibadan, following the adoption of the recommendations of a judicial commission of inquiry earlier inaugurated by the governor. The colourful ceremony, held at the arcade of...