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Applications into the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme Opens on January 1, 2020.

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) will begin accepting applications for the 2020 cohort of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme, on January 1, 2020. The TEF Entrepreneurship Programme is open to entrepreneurs from across Africa, either with...

Nigerian military not recruiting Boko Haram ex-fighters – News Headquarters.

The Defence Headquarters has been notified of false information peddled in some online media, insinuating that deradicalized Boko Haram ex- fighters are being absorbed into the Nigerian military. One of such insinuations is contained...

You can’t stop EFCC from investigating you, court tells El-Rufai

The Federal High Court, Abuja, says Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, cannot stop the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission from investigating him. Justice Binta Nyako said this while delivering a judgment on Friday, in a...

Aisha Buhari slams govs for failing to provide infrastructure, amenities

The First Lady, Aisha Buhari has slammed state governors for failing to provide basic social amenities and infrastructure, noting that things were getting out of hand. Stating that her husband cannot handle the challenges facing...

Npower volunteers lament unpaid stipends since the program was removed under VP Osinbajo’s watch

Thousands of NPOWER volunteers are currently lamenting unpaid stipends for the past 2 months. Recall that the NPOWER program, which is part of the National Social Intervention Programme (NSIP) hitherto under Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo’s...

South African police officer found guilty of killing Nigerian

Austin Luciano Reynold, a South African police constable, has been found guilty of the murder of Ebuka Okoli, a Nigerian. Okoli was killed in Durban, Kwa Zulu Natal, in 2018. He was reportedly shot at close...

Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey to relocate to Africa

Jack Dorsey, the co-founder and CEO of Twitter, an American microblogging platform, says he would be relocating to Africa for a momentary stay in 2020. The business mogul took to his handle to disclose his...

I need to move on,I cannot go back to Don Jazzy- Reekado Banks

Ayoleyi Hanniel Solomon, Nigerian singer better known as Reekado Banks, has said he cannot go back to Don Jazzy because he needs to move forward. The talented songwriter made this known during a conversation with...

AY celebrates 11th wedding anniversary with wife

Ayo Makun, Nigerian comedian and filmmaker better known as AY, has celebrated his 11th anniversary with Mabel, his wife. The popular entertainer took to his Instagram page on Friday to flaunt a lovely picture of...

Nollywood movies on ‘boy loves girl’ not helping Nigeria’s development -FG

Bolaji Owasanoye, chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC), says some Nollywood movies do not help Nigeria’s development because of the values they portray. Owasanoye spoke during a national conversation on citizen ownership of...