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Happy New Year! 7 Ways to Become a Better Version of Yourself in 2017

Many people go to the New Year with high hopes and resolutions to be better versions of themselves. Some succeed, many don’t. However, to have a successful, productive and fabulous year, you might need to drop some habits and pick up new ones. Here are 9 tips that will help you in 2017. Stop procrastinating Virtually everyone is guilty of ...

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Don’t Miss This! HRFdonates, OBA2016 in Pictures

HRFdonates OBA2016               PEP NAIJA was the official media partner of HRFdonates OBA2016, a flagship program of Hope Rising Foundation (HRF) Nigeria, a leadership and charity not-for-profit.

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One Year Later: Remembering ‘King Keshi’ the Legendary Football Coach

Exactly a year ago, 7th June 2016, Stephen Keshi the “Big Boss” died. At PEP NAIJA , we remember this football legend and great leader. May his gentle soul continue to rest in peace. It was around 1.25am when I parked my car in front of the house. I signed off the call which was with Chibuzor Ehilegbu in the ...

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BREAKING: Ibrahim Magu Remains EFCC Chairman- Presidency

The Presidency has denied that the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has been sacked. In a series of tweets on Saturday, Garba Shehu, the spokesman for President Muhammadu Buhari said, ” no report has been made available to the Presidency by the Attorney General of the federation over the matter.” The tweets: 1. ...

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3 Ways to Raise Intrinsically Motivated Children

Intrinsic motivation refers to getting a task accomplished or learning a skill for inward gratification, personal fulfilment as opposed to external rewards like says stars on a chart, or bribery or treats. Raising a kid is a totally challenging one especially if you would want to raise a whole child with the right values: kindness, compassion, fairness, natural justice and ...

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Excitement as Hope Rising Foundation Nigeria reaches out to the Hard-to-reach in Osun [Photos]

  Hope Rising Foundation (HRF) Nigeria, a leadership and charity NGO, has made an unprecedented visit to some rural dwellers, who are mostly farmers, in Iragbiji village, Ijaregbe Obokun LGA, Osun State. Participants, especially women and children, benefited from free medical screening, counseling as well as donations of various categories. While speaking with Pep Naija, Miss Busayo Oladiran, coordinator of ...

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Here’s Why ‘Africa Is A Better Place For Entrepreneurs Than Europe’

Danish entrepreneur Martin Nielsen never planned to live in Africa. He traveled from his base in London to Kenya in 2012 to spend three months working with 88mph, a seed investment firm based in Kenya, where he launched Mdundo, a mobile platform for downloadable African music. Originally, Nielsen intended to manage the business from Europe, but he soon relocated to ...

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How Nigerian Army, Airforce Conquered Boko Haram Terrorists inside Sambisa Forest [VIDEO]

A video clip of fleeing Boko Haram Terrorists from Camp Zairo, Sambisa Forest following Air bombardment and takeover of their camp by the Nigerian troops has been provided by the Nigerian Army to further prove that the Army has indeed won the battle. Army Spokesman, Brig. Gen. Sani Usman confirmed the authenticity of the video. Camp Zairo in the Sambisa ...

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Tekno Disqualified, Nominees List, and Matters Arising Ahead of the Headies Awards

Ahead of the highly anticipated Headies awards, Nigerian music sensation, Tekno, has been disqualified from the highly coveted “Next Rated” category, Premium Times reports. The award, billed to take place on December 22, was embraced with criticisms from top notch musicians in the industry. Tekno had lambasted the organisers for including him in the “Next Rated” category. In an Instagram ...

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Update! Bukola Saraki: Peace Corps Bill is Now Ready for the President’s Assent

The President of the Senate and Chairman of the National Assembly, Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has spoken further on the reason the Nigerian Peace Corps Bill 2016 was passed into law by both chambers of the National Assembly, this year, Daily Post reports Speaking at the end of the year ceremony/gala night organised by the Peace Corps of Nigeria in ...

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