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All Things Being Equal, This Startup Will Create 1 Million Jobs in Africa

Before now we used to outsource in our agency in London but when I came here and I actually outsourced to some people, I discovered that there was a better experience than outsourcing to countries like India where you have language difficulties or issues such as cultural differences.” Ike Okosa founded eWorker in March this year to serve as a ...

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BREAKING: Nigerian Senate Halts NCC’s Plan to Hike Internet Data Prices

The Nigerian Senate has asked the Nigeria Communication Commission, NCC, to immediately halt the proposed Internet data tariff hike, premium times reports. Pep Naija had earlier reported that the new data tariff regime is billed to commence Thursday, December 1, after the NCC had communicated the telecommunications companies and asked the big operators, namely MTN, Glo, Etisalat and Airtel, to ...

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Here is Why You Have Bad Breath!

Bad breath odors vary, depending on the source or the underlying cause. Some people worry too much about their breath even though they have little or no mouth odor, while others have bad breath and don’t know it. Because it’s difficult to assess how your own breath smells, ask a close friend or relative to confirm your bad-breath questions. Bad ...

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Big Telecoms in Nigeria Are Being Forced to Increase Data Prices

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has directed the five big telecoms operators in the country to increase their data tariffs from Thursday, December 1. The idea behind the rationale is  to allow small operators and new entrants to acquire market share and operate profitably. An NCC official who confided in newsmen on Monday said the regulator came up with the ...

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Are You a Nigerian? Apply for the 2017 CYF Initiative of the US Government

Applications open: December 10, 2016 Deadline: December 31, 2016 The Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative, CYFI, is a dynamic youth-based initiative launched in 2011 by the U.S. Consulate General, Lagos. CYFI brings together Nigerian youth of exceptional vision, skills and experience to design and implement projects that have a positive impact on Nigerian society. Former Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington, was a champion ...

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Must Read! Three Things We Learnt from #OndoElection

The last days leading to the gubernatorial elections in Nigeria’s sunshine state were very crucial. Despite the joint call for postponement made by some 20 parties three days before the election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) took its decision and stood by it. At the end of it all, the elections in Ondo state came through as one of the ...

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The End-of-Year Reports Are in for Nigeria’s President Buhari– And They’re All Bad

Nearing the end of his first full calendar year in office, Nigeria’s president Buhari is coming in for strong criticism. In the space of a week, several international media outlets have published scathing reports on Buhari’s handling of the economy and general tenure as president. In fairness, some allow that Buhari faced an uphill task upon taking office. The Financial ...

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Kwara to Build N500m Computer Village. What Does This Mean for Nigeria?

Kwara State Government commitment’s to the expansion of employment opportunities and entrepreneur development has received a boost with the groundbreaking of Harmony Hub (Computer Village) in Ilorin, the state capital by Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed. Speaking at the groundbreaking, Governor Ahmed said the Computer Village would directly employ about 600 youths when fully operational apart from the hundreds of indirect jobs ...

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Mourinho Set to Make a Shock Move for Mikel Obi from Chelsea

Jose Mourinho is set to make a shock move for John Mikel Obi from Chelsea. The Super Eagles captain is yet to make an appearance under Antonio Conte and there are no plans to renew his deal, which expires at the end of this season. Mourinho, who initially signed Mikel Obi to Chelsea as a fresh-faced 19-year-old, wants to sign ...

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Zahra Buhari Gets Customized LV Boxes in 30 Exotic Cars from Fiance

The first daughter, Zahra Buhari has received from the family of her husband-to-be, Ahmed Indimi about 30 LV boxes customized with her name ZBI (Zara Buhari Indimi), Dailypost reports Daily Trust reports that the 30 LV bags, which allegedly cost about one hundred and twenty thousand pounds, are said to have been delivered to Zahra in 30 exotic cars. The ...

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