A Nigerian Twitter user asked his friend, who was complaining of cold in Sakatchewan, a province in west-central Canada, to return to Nigeria but the guy said he preferred the cold to hunger. It’s really serious.
A Nigerian Twitter user asked his friend, who was complaining of cold in Sakatchewan, a province in west-central Canada, to return to Nigeria but the guy said he preferred the cold to hunger. It’s really
A 23-year-old Nigerian entrepreneur, Chris Kwekowe turned down a job offer to work as a software engineer at Microsoft, owned by the richest man in the world, Bill Gates, in order to begin his own start-up in Lagos.
The Lagos State University computer science graduate proudly revealed this to Bill Gates during a television interview for Africa’s brightest young entrepreneurs in August 2016.
Kwekowe, who won the 2015 Anzisha Prize which came with a $25,000 cheque, said he rejected the offer to […]
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As the world welcomed with joy, and waits with bated breath for the outcome of the on-going clinical trial of a groundbreaking HIV vaccine in South Africa, some scientists in Nigeria appear to have hit the bullseye in the search for an effective medical cure for the dreaded HIV/AIDS.
A research team at the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU), Abia State led by Prof. Maduike Ezeibe has been able to prove that Medicinal Synthetic Aluminium-magnesium Silicate (MSAMS), which it […]
Grammy Award-nominated icon, Sunday Adeniyi Adegeye, popularly known as King Sunny Ade, is now officially the first Nigerian musician to donate pieces from his personal reserve to Hard Rock’s world-famous memorabilia collection.
On Wednesday, November 30, 2016, the Juju maestro donated a vintage Fender Guitar and other personal items including an album cover and a pair of shoes at Hard Rock Cafe Lagos.
“I’m thrilled to be the first Nigerian musician to donate personal items to Hard Rock’s world-famous collection and to […]
Four Nigerian carriers, Arik Air, Air Peace, Overland Air and Azman Air services have been slated to start flight operations from Nigeria to Niger.
The new development was disclosed during a meeting between Technical Committee from the Ministry of Transportation and the concerned airlines held on Wednesday 23rd of November, 2016 at the Aviation House, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) headquarters in Lagos.
According to an official statement signed by the General Manager, Public Relations, Sam Adurogboye which was made available to […]
President Muhammadu Buhari has been decorated as the Grand Patron of the Nigerian Academy of Engineers in an investiture ceremony held at the presidential villa, Abuja.
According to photos released by Femi Adesina, the presidential special advser on media & publicity, President Muhammadu Buhari, was today, 29th November 2016, decorated as the Grand Patron of the Nigerian Academy of Engineers at the State House in Abuja.
Among the dignitaries at the investiture ceremony were the President of Nigerian Academy […]
Former vice president, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Turakin Adamawa, has been described as one of the finest grandmasters of Nigerian politics.
Felicitating with Atiku on his 70th birthday, Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, said Nigeria’s political history can never be complete without the mention of the country’s former number two citizen.
In a congratulatory message issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Malam Jibrin Baba Ndace, Governor Sani Bello further described former vice president as a symbol of humility and a philanthropist of extraordinary magnitude.
According to reports, the National Commandant of the Nigerian Peace Corps, Dr Dickson Akoh on Thursday commended National Assembly over the passage of the Bill for an Act to establish the agency.
The Senate had on Thursday read the Bill for the third time and finally passed it, in concurrence with the House of Representatives which had passed same earlier in the year.
Addressing Journalists shortly after the passage on Thursday, Akoh appreciated Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki; Speaker Yakubu Dogara and […]
The members of the House of Representative are saying a former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, is the most corrupt president Nigeria ever had.
In a recent lecture delivered, the ex-president had denounced the lawmakers as massively corrupt. The lawmakers in retaliation called him the most corrupt Nigerian president since the country’s
According to reports, the Senate on Thursday passed the Nigerian Peace Corps Bill into law, thereby giving approval for the establishment of the Nigerian Peace Corps as an agency under the Ministry of Interior.
Presenting the report of the Committee on Interior on the floor of the Senate, the committee chairman, Senator Bayero Nafada urged the Senate to support the passage of the Bill, saying “the organisation will be of great benefit to the Nigerian youths”.
“In response to increasing complexity of […]