Month: February 2018

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SponsorFebruary 28, 2018

Facebook partners FATE Foundation to offer Month-Long Bootcamps for entrepreneurs across Nigeria

Facebook, in partnership with FATE Foundation, is set to hold the 2018 edition of the Aspiring Entrepreneurs Digital Program, a free four-week bootcamp for ...

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SponsorFebruary 28, 2018

Bolanle Olukanni, Olive Emodi, Ayo Mario Ese, speak at the GHAV SUMMIT

The GHAV SUMMIT took place earlier this month on the 3rd of February 2018 at Laroche Leadership Foundation, Gbagada, Lagos, featuring panel discussions ...

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AzeezFebruary 28, 2018

The Late 5: Saraki urges state assemblies to stop paying ex-governors, IOC lifts ban on Russia, and other top stories

These are the top five Nigerian stories that drove conversation today. The Senate has said Federal Government ministries, departments and agencies ...

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EditorFebruary 28, 2018

Nigeria 2019 Elections: Kingsley Moghalu announces candidacy for president

Former Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Founder, Institute of Governance and Economic Transformation, Professor Kingsley Moghalu ...

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EditorFebruary 28, 2018

Enough Is Enough is coming to #SMWLagos2018

For the 6th year, EiE Nigeria will provide a space for citizens to learn and share how technology helps facilitate ...

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SponsorFebruary 28, 2018

The PALEC Awards and Student Leadership Conference is coming to the University of Benin

The organizer of Prestige Anchor Leadership, Empowerment and Capacity Building Awards (PALEC AWARDS) and Student Leadership Conference (SLC) Season Three ...

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Alexander OnukwueFebruary 28, 2018

How long will the patch hold? 4 talking points from the APC’s NEC meeting

The All Progressives Congress held its 5th National Executive Council Meeting on Tuesday at the party’s secretariat in Abuja. President ...

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Kansi UdochukwuFebruary 28, 2018

Opinion: If we want an even better Lagos, then we have to become more ecofriendly

Lagos has a population of 20 million people, and it is one of the ten most populous cities in the ...

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Bernard DayoFebruary 28, 2018

[The Media Blog] #WeAreNigerianCreatives is the stereotype-busting hashtag we need right now

When Olaloye Bunmi made Origami-esque paper art of animals and figures and posted pictures of them on Nairaland in November, ...

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tosin adesinaFebruary 28, 2018

[The Activism Blog] Why federal government template on child labour reporting might not work

The Federal Government through the permanent secretary, Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, Mr. Bolaji Adebiyi represented by the director, ...

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Michael Adedipupo OgunFebruary 28, 2018

UEFA make changes to Champions and Europa League from next season

European football leading body UEFA has decided to ring some changes as regards its two leading club competitions – the ...

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Bolu AkindeleFebruary 28, 2018

[The Church Blog] “Please, teach the word” | A heartfelt note to Nigerian Pastors

Dear Nigerian Pastors, I write this from a place of huge respect for the work you do, it’s relevance to ...

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Bernard DayoFebruary 28, 2018

[The Media Blog] Here’s a first Look at Idris Elba’s upcoming comedy series “In the Long Run”

Is there anything like too much Idris Elba? Following the trailer release of his directorial debut Yardie, a crime thriller ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiFebruary 28, 2018

Get in here! Another Guinness World Record is about to be set in Nigeria

While we are still relishing our moment of glory in the eventuality that Nigeria’s Bobsled team made the country proud ...

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Bernard DayoFebruary 28, 2018

[The Media Blog] Eromo Egbejule or Osagie Alonge: Who won in the Pulse 36 wars?

On July 1, 2017, the then-senior reporter for Pulse Nigeria Fu’ad Lawal embarked on a road trip that saw him ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiFebruary 28, 2018

The Big 5: Air Force deploys jets in search of missing 110 schoolgirls, N’Korea ‘providing materials to Syria chemical weapons factories’ and other top stories

These are the top stories you should be monitoring today. The Nigerian Air Force has deployed 100 fighter jets in ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiFebruary 27, 2018

Today’s Noisemakers: Adeyanju Deji, Yung6ix, Omojuwa, others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiFebruary 27, 2018

Chude Jideonwo, Unekwu Nwaezeapu speak on book club communities and the advantage of the internet at #SMWLagos2018

The 2018 edition of Social Media Week Lagos, began Monday, February 26, with various interactive sessions, speeches, workshops, master classes, ...

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AzeezFebruary 27, 2018

The Late 5: FG sets up committee to investigate missing Dapchi girls, APC extends Oyegun’s tenure, and other top stories

These are the top five Nigerian stories that drove conversation today. President Muhammadu Buhari has withheld assent on the Peace Corps ...

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Michael Adedipupo OgunFebruary 27, 2018

[The Sports Blog] Here’s our European team of the Week

As the season draws to a close to pave way for the World Cup, the top 5 European Leagues; English ...

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Alexander OnukwueFebruary 27, 2018

Rochas Okorocha is now gunning for the Senate. You won’t believe his reasons

It has not been that long when Rochas Okorocha, Imo state Governor, categorically declared that “come 2019, I’m contesting for ...

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Alexander OnukwueFebruary 27, 2018

Festus Keyamo is choking on explaining the Dapchi kidnap, and it is not even funny

When one has made much of a bad situation in the past and same events recur under a favoured reign, ...

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Alexander OnukwueFebruary 27, 2018

Bashing Transparency International is terrible for local research – here is why

“Transparency International is no longer transparent,” says Lauretta Onochie, a personal assistant to the Nigerian President Muhammdu Buhari, just because ...

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Bernard DayoFebruary 27, 2018

[The Film Blog] This March, Falz will be Invading Cinemas with “Falz Experience The Movie”

Falz’s debut, late-year concert The Falz Experience might have gone, but its memory is still reverberating through pop culture, and ...

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tosin adesinaFebruary 27, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] The Dapchi kidnapping, proves yet again that Buhari’s government is a sham

As it was in 2014 with the kidnap of the Chibok girls, so it is in 2018 with the Dapchi ...

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Bolu AkindeleFebruary 27, 2018

[The Church blog] Wale Adenuga steps down as Lead Pastor of RCCG Jubilee Christian Centre

  I looked forward to yesterday. It came to pass. Yesterday, my wife and I stepped down as lead pastors ...

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AzeezFebruary 27, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Davido plans to set up record labels for his artistes | More stories

Kim Kardashian shares first photo of her daughter Kim Kardashian has released the first photo of her newborn daughter, Chicago West. Kim ...

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tosin adesinaFebruary 27, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] President Buhari showed how out of touch he is at last week’s council meeting

One of the inadequacies of the Muhammadu Buhari Presidency is how it has managed to sustain a level of disconnect ...

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Jeffrey OkoloFebruary 27, 2018

Opinion: How to avoid losing your job

From my experience over the years as a project manager with focus on employability, I have come to realize that ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiFebruary 27, 2018

The Big 5: Nigerian Army, Police trade blame over abduction of 110 Dapchi girls, Trump says he would have run into Florida school unarmed and other stories

These are the top stories you should be monitoring today. The Nigerian Army and the Police Monday, disagreed over who ...

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