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Emotional Intelligence: The Surest Way to Take Your Business to the Next Level

Emotional Intelligence is the magic wand for your business. If you’re passionate about starting a business that will be highly successful, or trying hard to take your existing business to the next level, then you have to read this. Various works of research have shown that we need more than knowledge or high Intelligence Quotient (IQ) to really succeed in ...

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Over to the Kitchen: The Making of Abacha – “African Salad”

A little introduction to this delicacy called ‘ABACHA NCHA’ Abacha Ncha popularly called ‘African salad’ is a traditional meal which originates from the eastern part of Nigeria. No feast, festival or gathering is complete without this wonderful delicacy especially when its served with fresh palm wine from the best palm wine taper. Salivating right? *wink*. Abacha is made from shredded cassava ...

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Goodnight! Nigeria Just Lost An Exceptional Young Journalist– Tributes Pour in (Photos)

It’s sad to report the news of Yinka Adeparusi, a very bright photojournalist who was with Naij.com, an online web portal, until his time of death. The news site has confirmed his death on its website. “Naij.com’s award winning journalist, Yinka Adeparusi, who lost his life in a ghastly accident was truly a man of creative genius. Apart from shooting ...

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Sad! Four Confirmed Dead in Petrol Tanker Accident Along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Two persons have been confirmed dead, as a petrol tanker has collided with another truck, causing a fire explosion, on a major bridge along Lagos-Ibadan expressway, in the early hours of Wednesday, Today NG reports. However, TV Continental is reporting that four people are dead. Lagosians who are to ply the route on a Wednesday morning, got up to a ...

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WWE Superstar, The Rock Says He Will Be President in 2020

World Wrestling Entertainment, WWE, superstar, and Hollywood actor, Dwayne Johnson, popularly known as The Rock, has indicated interest to run for the position of American president in 2020, Daily Post reports. The Rock said he “wouldn’t rule out” a potential bid to be the next U.S. president after Trump. 44-year-old wrestler cum actor cited the just concluded Presidential election, where ...

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BBC African Footballer of the Year Award: Why Yaya Toure Should Not Have Made the Shortlist

The BBC African Footballer of the Year award, formerly BBC African Star Prize, is an annual award held to recognise and celebrate exceptional African football stars for their performances for club and country during a football year. The award was first given in 1992 to Ghana’s Abedi Pele. It has since produced over 19 different winners from more than nine ...

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Busted! Here’s How to Manage a Difficult Boss

In a perfect world, we would all work for employers who are helpful, value our work, and allow us the space to grow. Nothing is more destructive in the workplace than difficult bosses. Every employee has a series of bosses over their working career. Hopefully, most of your bosses are competent, kind, and even, worthy of your trust and respect. Conflict ...

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Chinua Achebe @86: On Writing, Simplicity and the Igbo Culture

Chinua Achebe was a trailblazer. Through his novels, he told a tale of African history, not as inferior to western civilization, but as equal. Through his works, he spread the African Gospel to the world. You could see his pride for his Igbo roots permeate his books and he was never one to deny it, often giving literary readings in Igbo ...

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