3 Signs Your Interview Isn’t Going In The Right Direction

Interviewing is nerve wracking even in the best of circumstances. If you feel like you are under a microscope, it is because you are! The interviewer or interview panel is looking for chinks in your proverbial armour. Likeability is an intangible component of your interview, so how do you ensure that you come across as…

Governor’s wife goes spiritual over Kwara, Nigeria’s economy

The Wife of the Governor of Kwara, Mrs Omolewa Ahmed, on Friday, joined faith groups to offer special prayer for the peace and economic transformation of the state. The prayer which was held at the state Government House in Ilorin was also attended by different denominations of Islamic and Christian religions leaders. Ahmed, who is…

Varsity Plans Post-Career Jobs For Retired Soldiers

The Covenant Univer sity, Ota in Ogun State, said that it planned to offer post-career jobs to retired Armed Forces personnel in its Centre for Entrepreneurial Development Studies. The institution said in a statement by its Head, Media and Information, on Tuesday in Lagos that the offer was only for retired armed forces personnel who…

MTN targets $1bn from Initial Public Offering

Johnson Okanlawon WITH AGENCY REPORT MTN Group Limited, the Africa’s biggest wireless operator by sales, and minority shareholders in its Nigerian business are seeking to raise about $1 billion in an initial public offering. The phone operator had agreed to list its shares in Nigeria as part of a deal to pay a N330 billion ($1 billion) fine in cash to the Nigerian government for missing a deadline…

Virtues of First Ten Days of Dhu’l-Hijjah

“By the Dawn; By the ten nights” Allah says in Surah Al-Fajr:1-2 Grand Masjid (Ka’aba) Among the great opportunities and the blessed times for the competitors of Paradise is the first 10 days of Dhul-Hijjah which Allah has favored over other days. There are numerous hadiths indicating that these ten days are better than all…

Rohr must start on a winning note – Dosu Joseph

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Dosu Joseph, has said he expects the new Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr, to use Saturday’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Tanzania to fine tune strategies ahead 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers starting in October. The three-time African champions will host the Taifa stars at the Akwa Ibom International…

5 life-changing things to do this September

Largely regarded as the first in the line of “ember” months, September ushers in the last quarter of the year.  Despite the heavy downpours and waterlogged thoroughfares, we at Jumia Travel are super excited to welcome the month as it not only heralds a chain of festivals, shows and celebrations as well as offer a prime opportunity…

No bad borrower’ll get loan from Wema Bank –Olukotuyi

By Amechi Ogbonna Managing Director and Chief Executive, Wema Bank Plc, Mr. Segun Olukotuyi, has assured prospective investors in its proposed N50 billion tier 2 capital issue that the bank has put in place concrete strategies to guarantee sustainable profitability. This assurance, he said arises from the fact that the management has enhanced its corporate…

Niger State Government To Build 70 Primary Health Care Centers

Bamidele Fashube, Abuja, Nigeria, GVE – The Niger State government has disclosed plans to build 70 new Primary Healthcare Centers (PHCs) in its Primary Healthcare under one Roof (PHCUOR) programme in 2016. The government said long time neglect of the sector for decades made it concluded on the new plan and made the sector a…

Niger State Government To Build 70 Primary Health Care Centers

Bamidele Fashube, Abuja, Nigeria, GVE – The Niger State government has disclosed plans to build 70 new Primary Healthcare Centers (PHCs) in its Primary Healthcare under one Roof (PHCUOR) programme in 2016. The government said long time neglect of the sector for decades made it concluded on the new plan and made the sector a…