We will allay the hardship of Nigerians- Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism Development The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the Federal Government is aware of the sufferings and pains of Nigerians and is working hard to assuage it. Mohammed gave this promise when he featured on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja….

Brainwriting: the secret to great ideas

Working for an agency, it is absolutely essential that everything we do is creative, original and engaging. If it isn’t, it will get lost in the diverse world of digital media, meaning no objectives or KPIs are met for our clients. Not only this, but creativity wins awards and awards help us win new clients,…

Oceanic Capital responsible for Aero’s misfortunes — ATSSSAN, NUATE

Two Unions, protesting the indefinite leave Aero Contractors handed over its 1400 staff, Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) and National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) have petitioned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over some financial malpractices by the former management of the company. According to the Unions, the…

Facebook Loses $200m Satellite In SpaceX Explosion

A SpaceX rocket exploded at its launch pad in Cape Canaveral yesterday morning, destroying a satellite that was meant to be used for Facebook’s FB new program to deliver internet services to the developing world. The satellite, called AMOS-6, was the result of a partnership between Facebook and French satellite firm Eutelsat Communications; AMOS-6 was…

Top 7 Funny Tweets About Lagos Rain And The Eclipse

Lagos has experienced a stormy couple of days this week and the wetter-than-usual week has definitely filled many Lagosians with angst and disdain — at least on Twitter, anyway. Most painful was the case of many having to miss viewing the September 1st solar eclipse as a result of heavy clouds and the rain. Among…

Top 7 Funny Tweets about Lagos Rain and the Eclipse

Lagos has experienced a stormy couple of days this week and the wetter-than-usual week has definitely filled many Lagosians with angst and disdain — at least on Twitter, anyway. Most painful was the case of many having to miss viewing the September 1st solar eclipse as a result of heavy clouds and the rain. Read…

FG Should Diversify Nigeria Economy Through Agriculture Says Ahmadiyya Elders’ Forum

By Jumu’ah Abiodun, Nigeria The members of the Majlis Ansarullah Ahmadiyya (the Elders’ forum of the Worldwide Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at) Nigeria has called on Federal Government of Nigeria, State Governors and Local governments head to diversify the nation economy through agriculture. The Elders’ stated this recently in a communique signed by it Sadr (National President),…

Yobe Govt Sacks LG Ghost Workers, Pays Staff Salaries

Yobe State government has sacked massively, local government ghost workers, comprising of Fika, Nangere, Potiskum, Bade and Nguru Local Government Areas shortly after the verification exercise. Investigation made by our state correspondent showed that, the LEA teachers and LGA workers were affected in five councils as a result of ongoing verifications exercise across the state…

MTN unveils new brand ambassadors

MTN Nigeria on Thursday announced Nkem Owoh, popularly known as Osuofia, and nine other artistes as its 2016/2017 brand ambassadors. The firm’s General Manager of Consumer Marketing, Mr Richard Iweanoge, listed the other nine as Saka, (Hafiz Oyetoro); Nedu (Steve Onu); Adamu Zango Praiz (Praise Adejo); Iyanya (Iyanya Mbuk); Chidinma (Chidinma Ekile); Falz (Folarin Falana);…

‘War Against Crime: ‘RSG On Course’

The Rivers State Deputy Governor, Dr Ipalibo Harry Banigo, has said that the recent onslaught by security agencies against the notorious robbery and kidnapping gang which has been terrorising the Orashi region was an indication that the state government is gradually winning the war against crime and criminality in the state. In a statement, Bangio…

Wikki Tourists Draw 1-1 With Lobi Stars

Hosts Wikki Tourists Football Club on Wednesday in Bauchi drew 1-1 with Lobi Stars FC of Makurdi in the ongoing 2015/2016 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The hosts scored 20 minutes into the second half of the match played at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium through Godwin Obaje’s penalty kick. Lobi Stars equalised six minutes…

Shifting Boundaries: 2016 National Art Competition opens

Nigerian Breweries and African Artists’ Foundation (AAF) have jointly announced the Call for Entries for the ninth edition of the National Art Competition, with the theme, Shifting Boundaries. During a media briefing which held at the Nigerian Breweries Bar, Iganmu, Lagos, the duo of Azu Nwagbogu (AAF) and Kufre Ekanem (Nigerian Breweries) reiterated the resolve of the competition to be a veritable platform for new but talented…