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South africa urged to prioritize vaccination of undocumented migrants

South Africa so far has administered just over 16 million Covid-19 vaccines to its citizens. While this is a step...
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South africa urged to prioritize vaccination of undocumented migrants

EU rules to force USB-C chargers for all phones

Manufacturers will be forced to create a universal charging solution for phones and small electronic devices, under a new rule...
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EU rules to force USB-C chargers for all phones

Korede Bello’s ‘Like That’ gets certified Gold in the US

On Wednesday, September 23, 2021, Nigerian singer, Korede Bello's 2017 single, 'Do Like That' has been certified Gold in the US....
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Korede Bello’s ‘Like That’ gets certified Gold in the US

Bitcoin mining producing tonnes of waste (e-waste)

Bitcoin mining produces electronic waste (e-waste) annually comparable to the small IT equipment waste of a place like the Netherlands,...
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Bitcoin mining producing tonnes of waste (e-waste)

High-speed internet via beams of light

A novel way of delivering High-speed internet via beams of light through the air has successfully transmitted data across the...
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High-speed internet via beams of light

Children given daily time limit on China’s TikTok

Douyin, China’s version of TikTok, will limit use of the platform for children to 40 minutes a day. The rules...
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Children given daily time limit on China’s TikTok

ATBU-TH begins Lassa fever samples test

Dr Jibrin Yusuf, Chief Medical Director (CMD), Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Teaching Hospital (ATBU-TH), Bauchi, says it has begun diagnostic test...
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ATBU-TH begins Lassa fever samples test

Man drags commercial sex worker, 2 others to court for stealing phone

A 30-year-old businessman Umar Aliyu on Friday dragged Ms Fatima Aliyu, a commercial sex worker, before a Sharia Court in...
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Man drags commercial sex worker, 2 others to court for stealing phone

Edo Community gets electricity first time ever

Inikorogha, an Ijaw enclave in Ovia South Local Government Area of Edo, is to be electrified for the first time...
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Edo Community gets electricity first time ever

Nigeria tasks ECOWAS on prompt transition to civil rule in Guinea

Nigeria has called on the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to ensure a prompt return of democratic rule...
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Nigeria tasks ECOWAS on prompt transition to civil rule in Guinea
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  • South africa urged to prioritize vaccination of undocumented migrants

    South Africa so far has administered just over 16 million Covid-19 vaccines to its citizens. While this is a step forward, the project head of social justice organisation, Lawyers for Human Rights in South Africa, Thandeka Chauke says undocumented african migrants are worried of being denied fair access to the Covid-19 vaccination jab. " The biggest...
  • EU rules to force USB-C chargers for all phones

    Manufacturers will be forced to create a universal charging solution for phones and small electronic devices, under a new rule proposed by the European Commission (EC). The aim is to reduce waste by encouraging consumers to re-use existing chargers when buying a new device. All smartphones sold in the EU must have USB-C chargers, the proposal said. Apple...
  • Korede Bello’s ‘Like That’ gets certified Gold in the US

    On Wednesday, September 23, 2021, Nigerian singer, Korede Bello's 2017 single, 'Do Like That' has been certified Gold in the US. By so doing, the MAVIN Records product becomes the sixth Nigerian record to be certified Gold this decade, after records by Burna Boy, Davido and Wizkid. Currently, the song has 120 million streams on YouTube. This comes after news that Wizkid's 'Essence' has been...

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  Anita Okoye, wife of Paul Okoye of the now defunct music group, P-square, has demanded a monthly payment of $15,000 (about N7.8m) for spousal support. The estranged wife of the popular singer made this known in her petition for …
  Confusion and uncertainty have continued to trail the alleged divorce proceedings said to have been initiated by Anita, the wife of singer and former member of P-Square, Paul Okoye, aka Rudeboi. On Friday, a court document allegedly filed by …
Africa’s fastest-rising new music star, Ayra Starr, has released her debut album “19 & Dangerous” today, preceded by the blazing and percussive anthem ‘Bloody Samaritan’. Ayra Starr has earned critical praise for her soulful vocals and raw lyrics that reflect …
Popular activist, Aisha Yesufu has told those doubting Obi Cubana’s source of wealth that the businessman may have made his money by hard work, smart work, networking, constant learning, being prudent or through delayed gratification. Obi Cubana, a millionaire and …
The BBNaija Shine Ya Eye housemates had their first Head of House challenge tonight with Peace emerging the winner. The Head of House (HoH)challenge is the first task of every week and is considered one of the most important tasks …
  The organisers of Big Brother Naija Season 6 have said that the N90m (£158,000) grand prize for the reality show is the highest ever in the history of the programme. They also note that the reality show will be …
  Music producer, Samklef and media personality, Daddy Freeze finally buried the hatchet on their three-year-old feud on Sunday. The conflict between the two started after the #FreeTheSheeple movement leader, Daddy Freeze, criticized a report about the healing of a …
  The Big Brother Naija reality TV show, Season 6, will start on July 24, organisers Multichoice said at a press conference in Lagos on Monday. The organisers stated that those who will be housemates in this year’s edition of …
Grammy award-winning singer, Burna Boy has registered his excellent trademark with a new visual. Following up closely to the recently released audio of the smash-hit street anthem ”Yaba Buluku” remix featuring Preck, Nelson and Mozambique’s newest sensation, DJ Tàrico, Burna …
Lifestyle
In a fight to revive a rare cultural heritage and heal a nation scarred by conflict a Central African Republic band and dancers are trying to revamp the country’s traditional music and dance style – known as “Motenguene”. Its name …
The story of Bardo community in rural Jigawa is an inspiring one of how determination and strength made women of the community, to come together to bring about a solution to a disturbing problem – that of healthcare. As such …
Dozens of companies, from biotech start-ups to Big Pharma, are racing to develop a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine because the world needs it. The World Health Organisation has also identified 42 “candidate vaccines” at the stage of clinical trials, …
Royalty Cruise is an outstanding brand in Bida city. This year they set to hold a sallah event tittled SALLAH CRUISE on the 4th day of sallah at Kakaki Heritage Gardens. Royalty Cruise is the biggest event organizer in Bida …
NUPE ELITE is a preeminent defender of Nupe and a platform established to promote and uplift the NUPE cultures through social engagements amongst the young generation in Nigeria and in diaspora. This time around NUPE ELITE is bringing to the …
Know your state webinar is a three day web enlightenment program organized by the National Union Of Benue Students (NUBESS) with the aim to discuss the origin, rich cultural heritage, cultural background, cultural development, norms etc of benue people and …
The Nupe Horse Riding Event is a program organize by the leadership of National Association of Nupe Students, National Headquarter in order to showcase our rich cultural heritage, cultural background, cultural development and to bring about unity among the Nupe …
A Winter Publication Titled Lovely Attitude: a jamboree of love related Content and Articles that Justifies it’s title as well as stories that signify it’s functionality in Showcasing Individual Talent, Skills, Brands and businesses across the globe. PDFs now Available …
The case of pandemic covid19 in Nigeria has a serious significant trauma on the economy of our great country. Meaning to say that it affects the financial stands of the country, in the sense that it will curtail the rate …
Business Tips
  • Insurance Companies Can Mitigate The Carnage On Our Roads

    Recent statistics of road accident and fatalities resulting from them are very worrying. The social and economic impact of these accidents on families and the nation at large cannot be overemphasised. One of the least heard among the list of those who bear the brunt of these accidents are the insurance companies. The fact is that...
  • Corporate Governance Shield Or Sword? … What Today’s Banking Sector Leader Needs To Thrive

    “One of the greatest failures of every generation is that it fails to read the minutes of the last meeting”. I find this quote from David A. Noebel very interesting because it summarises how seemingly simple, and let’s face it…often mundane, practices are often overlooked but in the moment of truth are central to the...
  • Samsung’s Awesome New Galaxy A22 Offers Unprecedented Value

    Samsung has launched the new Samsung Galaxy A22 smartphone, the latest in its popular collection of affordable devices. The A Series is designed to make Samsung’s latest innovative products more accessible to a wider audience. With an immersive visual experience that enriches streaming and gaming, and a versatile camera to capture your everyday, the Samsung...
  • Cryptocurrencies breed illegal activities, raise risks – CBN

    The Central Bank of Nigeria has said cryptocurrencies promote illegal activities and raise risks , among other reasons . It said this on Sunday in a statement regarding various comments and reactions following its recent reminder to Deposit Money Banks to desist from transacting in/ and with entities dealing in cryptocurrencies. The CBN stated , “ The recent...
  • Petrol price may hit N190 as oil nears $60

    Marketers have said with the current realities in the global crude oil markets, the price of Premium Motor Spirit ( petrol ) in Nigeria should be between N 185 and N 200 per litre , unless the government wants to subsidise the product , ’ FEMI ASU reports The upturn in global oil prices last week...
  • Aliko Dangote remains Africa’s richest person for 10-years straight

    Aliko Dangote of Nigeria is Africa’s richest person for the tenth time in a row, according to the 2021 Forbes’ Africa Billionaires List released on Friday January 22. Forbes stated that the president/CEO of Dangote Group is now worth $12.1 billion, up by $2 billion from last year’s list following a 30% rise in the share...
  • PAN To Begin 2-shifts vehicle production lines in 6 months-MD

    The new management of Peugeot Automobile Nigeria (PAN), has said that, it will in the next six months, commence two shifts of its vehicle production lines. Acting Managing Director of PAN, Ms. Taiwo Oluleye, who disclosed this during the graduation of 2019/2020 Batch trainees of Modern Auto Maintenance Techniques at the PAN Learning Centre, said the...
  • BREAKING: Okonjo-Iweala set to lead WTO______ Report

    Nigeria ’s Ngozi Okonjo- Iweala is set to become the new director - general of the World Trade Organisation . According to Reuters , a key group of WTO ambassadors proposed Okonjo -Iweala to lead the trade organisation on Wednesday , clearing a path for her to become the first woman and African to head the...
  • BREAKING: Nigeria’s inflation rate hits 13.7%, highest in 30 months.

    Nigeria’s inflation rose to 13.7 per cent in September, hitting its highest level since its 13.34 per cent rate of March 2018 . The National Bureau of Statistics disclosed this in its Consumer Price Index report for September on Thursday . Part of the report read , “The consumer price index which measures inflation increased by 13...
Sports
Super Eagles forward, Samuel Chukwueze will not be in action today when his Spanish club, Villarreal tackle English giants, Chelsea in the 2021 UEFA Super Cup, www.bestchoicesports.com.ng can report.   Villarreal manager, Unai Emery will remain without Samuel Chukwueze who …
Barcelona legend Lionel Messi has agreed a deal to sign for Paris Saint-Germain this summer, according to Sky Sports.   It was announced last week that Messi would be leaving Barcelona after spending over two decades at the Catalan giants. …
  Former FC Barcelona skipper, Lionel Messi, has finally reached an agreement with Paris Saint-Germain as a free agent. Following the Argentine’s failure to reach an agreement on a new deal with the Catalan mega-club after a meeting last Thursday, …
Team Nigeria ended the just concluded Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as the 74th best country in the competition won by the United States. Nigeria won one silver medal in wrestling and one bronze medal in the long jump to end …
  Lionel Messi will appear at a news conference at Camp Nou on Sunday, FC Barcelona announced on Saturday. The Argentine forward is widely expected to join French side Paris Saint-Germain in the coming days after FC Barcelona said they …
  Nigerian athletes who participated in the Tokyo Olympics arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja on Saturday. The Team Nigeria athletes arrived at the airport at about 1 pm local time, Channels TV reports. Nigeria placed 69th …
After 10 days of action without a single medal to its name, Nigeria hopes that Tobi Amusan will change the narrative in the final of the 100 metres hurdles today.   Amusan yesterday did enough to qualify for the 100 …
NFF General Secretary, Dr Mohammed Sanusi, said in Abuja, yesterday that the challenges and disruptions caused by the global coronavirus pandemic are still being felt by government institutions and businesses the world over, and there was no need to pretend …
  A young Ugandan weightlifter who disappeared in Japan after failing to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics was charged Wednesday with conspiracy to defraud, his lawyer said. Julius Ssekitoleko vanished from an Olympic training camp after learning he did not …
Tech
Beware a newly discovered malicious app that pretends to update your phone but, in reality, is just a giant spyware application that can steal pretty much all your data while also monitoring your movements and online search history. Simply called …
Three new lifeforms have been discovered in different locations on the International Space Station (ISS), potentially offering researchers a new way to grow food in space. American and Indian scientists have examined four bacterial strains from the station and found …
Samsung Electronics topped the global TV market for the 15th consecutive year, according to market research firm, Omdia. Newly released data published on February 23 notes that Samsung Electronics recorded 31.8% in global TV market share by revenue in Q4 …
Huawei has unveiled a revamped foldable smartphone, which it says has a much smaller internal gap when closed than that of its main rival Samsung. The Mate X2 marks a major redesign for the Chinese firm. When shut, the large …
Samsung heir Lee Jae Yong has been sentenced to two years and six months in prison by a high court in South Korea. The bribery case is a retrial of an earlier one involving the country’s former President Park Geun-hye, …
The technical assistant, information technology to the Ministry of Communication, Femi Adeluyi, made this known in a statement issued on the night of Thursday, December 31, 2020, in Abuja. He said the development was part of the federal government’s policy …
Data usage is how much data your phone uploads or downloads using mobile data. To make sure that you’re not using too much data on your data plan, you can check and change your data usage.   As a result …
As part of its plans to give back and re-ignite the sparkle of the Yuletide Season, Airtel Nigeria, has rolled out new exciting offers on its Home Broad Band (HBB) devices, including MiFIs, Routers and the ODU Smartbox.   The …
Ride sharing business Uber has sold off its flying taxi unit Elevate to California-based electric aircraft developer Joby Aviation. Elevate is the second business Uber has sold off this week as the company seeks a path to profitability. On Monday, …

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ECOWAS Youth Ambassador, Ikeakhe Moses Ehigie, speaks on his career, how he achieved success at a very young age and established a multi-business agglomerate in Nigeria. What’s your background like? I am from Uromi, Esan-East North Local Government Area of …
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