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Opportunities

The MRS Oil 2022 Scholarship Scheme: Applications Ongoing

3rd December 2022

  Applications are currently ongoing for the MRS Oil Scholarship. The program targets senior secondary school students and persons who have gained admission into an accredited university, polytechnic, or monotechnic in Nigeria. Read more about Opportunities This scholarship scheme is organized by MRS Oil Nigeria Plc., and targets children of employees or shareholders of the … Continue reading The MRS Oil 2022 Scholarship Scheme: Applications Ongoing

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SPORTS

Four Nigerian Women That Made Sporting History In One Week

26th July 2022

In the space of one week, four Nigerian women have achieved feats that brought some form of respite to the nation in the midst of a tension-ridden political climate. Read more about Sports Asisat Oshoala set the ball rolling on the 21st of June, 2021 when she won the African Player of the year; her … Continue reading Four Nigerian Women That Made Sporting History In One Week

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BUSINESS

Leapworld Limited Presents The 2022 UN MSME DAY

25th June 2022

The UN MSME Day 2022 is just around the corner, and we are excited about celebrating with you and all business owners worldwide. The UN MSME Day is a day set aside to recognize how important Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises are to achieving sustainable development goals and to promoting innovation, creativity and sustainable work … Continue reading Leapworld Limited Presents The 2022 UN MSME DAY

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Politics

Peter Obi: The First Step

21st June 2022

  Since the MKO Abiola era, never have Nigerians clamoured for the candidacy of one man, Peter Obi. The emergence of Mr Obi on the field of play has renewed hope among Nigeria’s disenchanted and disillusioned youth population. The feeling around Nigeria at the moment is the fact that we need to get it right … Continue reading Peter Obi: The First Step

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Books

Tales Of Laura By Chidiogo Akaelu

4th June 2022

“2021 was a tough year. I officially lost my virginity, committed an abortion, and got my heart broken severally. I remember a resounding advice from aunty Ena, telling me to remain a good girl. They always said it, my family. I was seen as one that should do no wrong. Sometimes, I was scared of … Continue reading Tales Of Laura By Chidiogo Akaelu

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Books

Inspector Dagogo By Ibiene Bidiaque

25th May 2022

  With his life crashing around him, Inspector Ugbana Dagogo is forced to face up to the choices he’s made as he tries to find his way back to his family. However, the journey will be far from smooth as he plays a perilous game with Lagos’ most dangerous man and encounters a ripple of people whose lives … Continue reading Inspector Dagogo By Ibiene Bidiaque

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Social Media

The Good And Bad Tribe

24th May 2022

  It is a known fact that Nigeria is a blessed country by God. The blessings bestowed upon Nigeria range from natural to human resources. Read more about Social Media Nigeria is a colourful nation, without the diversity of race.  Also, in my view, our diversity which is dated hundreds of years back is a … Continue reading The Good And Bad Tribe

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BUSINESS

Club Connect: A Community For Businesses

10th May 2022

  Providing the right information to the right people or organization essentially lifts them from a state of slow growth or no growth to a state where they are able to turn information into opportunities. Read more about Business As important as the right information is, the right community brings about comfortability, credibility, and trust. … Continue reading Club Connect: A Community For Businesses

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Press Release

Nigeria’s Financial Markets Receive Boost From UK-Aid Via FSD Africa

11th April 2022

  A two-week visit to Nigeria enhances efforts to deliver beneficial development and financial outcomes for a stronger more resilient national economy. Nigeria’s financial markets have been boosted by a series of announcements and commitments by Financial Sector Deepening (FSD) Africa, a specialist development agency working to strengthen financial markets across sub-Saharan Africa. The announcements were made … Continue reading Nigeria’s Financial Markets Receive Boost From UK-Aid Via FSD Africa

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BUSINESS How To

How To Boost Your Sales With A Limited Marketing Budget

29th March 2022

  Small businesses want to win as many customers as they can; achieving this is essential to their growth. But they don’t always have the resources to pursue the conversions that are required for their expansion. They often have to make do with limited marketing budgets. So it’s important that they deploy the funds that … Continue reading How To Boost Your Sales With A Limited Marketing Budget

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BUSINESS

Connect Nigeria Business Mixer: Photo Speaks

28th March 2022

  Connect Nigeria held its Business Mixer on Friday, 25th of March 2022, by 5 PM. invited guests made valuable connections that could take their business to the next level. Read more about Business The Connect Nigeria Business Mixer was a gathering of business executives and entrepreneurs in Lagos, Nigeria. It provided attendees with the … Continue reading Connect Nigeria Business Mixer: Photo Speaks

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SPORTS

Ademola Lookman Eager For Eagles Debut After International Switch

13th February 2022

  Lookman might make his debut for Nigeria in the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers two-legged playoffs against the Black Stars of Ghana in March. Leicester City of England star, Ademola Lookman, has expressed delight at the opportunity of featuring for the Super Eagles of Nigeria after FIFA cleared him to play for the … Continue reading Ademola Lookman Eager For Eagles Debut After International Switch

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EDUCATION TECH

The Surge Towards Online Learning In Nigeria

15th January 2022

  Social problems not only challenge societies but are also a stepping stone to development. Social problems such as anarchy, kidnapping, plaques, pandemics, etc. have proved beyond doubt that these situations, although daunting, can also be functional. Read more about Education During the coronavirus surge of the year 2020, which rendered the world speechless, there … Continue reading The Surge Towards Online Learning In Nigeria

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TECH

The Creator’s Favourite: Nonfungible Token (NFT)

  What in the world is a Nonfungible token? Is this another means to scam people or the fact that just like digital currencies are on the rise, there is a need to sell other non-tangible items such as relics, art, and music? Read more about Tech Apart from digital currencies such as Bitcoin and … Continue reading The Creator’s Favourite: Nonfungible Token (NFT)

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TECH

Emerging Technology Trends Nigerians Should Explore

  Technology, today, is evolving at a rapid pace, enabling faster change and progress. However, it is not only technology trends and emerging technologies that are evolving, a lot more has changed since the year 2020 due to the outbreak of COVID-19, making IT professionals realize that their role will not stay the same in … Continue reading Emerging Technology Trends Nigerians Should Explore

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TECH

Coding Myths In Nigeria

  Computer programming is an important part of today’s society: it drives innovations and inventions in areas of medicine, automation, and other fields. However, for many people, the idea of coding seems to be far removed from their daily lives. With little knowledge or interest in computer programming, it may seem impossible to learn how … Continue reading Coding Myths In Nigeria

Politics

Comparing Russia’s Nikolai II And Nigeria’s Buhari Administration

13th January 2022

Kakistocracy is the government by the least qualified citizen. The President Muhammadu Buhari interview with Channels TV has exposed the kakistocratic nature of Nigeria’s current administration. For a leader, effective communication is very paramount to getting the job done. Thus, an inability in this department could simply point to a much larger problem, inefficiency and … Continue reading Comparing Russia’s Nikolai II And Nigeria’s Buhari Administration

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Nigeria Year In Review

Top Highlights Of The Year 2021

30th December 2021

2021 started with much uncertainty, with Nigerians having much hope for a better year on the back of a very challenging 2020 that was bedevilled by the COVID-19 pandemic. For so many who have been adapting to the new normal, 2021 was supposed to usher in a fresh start and new opportunities. Every year has … Continue reading Top Highlights Of The Year 2021

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Books Real Estate

Book Review: A Beginner’s Guide To Property Investment

11th December 2021

By Ngozi Okafor Platform BDA Limited, Abuja. 172 Pages ISBN 978-978-997-153-4 ‘Whichever route you take to purchase your property, the most important tip I can give is that you ensure you conduct your checks. Conduct checks on the agent, the developer, the seller, the landowner.’ Ngozi Okafor, Ch 2, Pg 32. Read more about Real … Continue reading Book Review: A Beginner’s Guide To Property Investment

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Press Release

4DX Ventures And Flutterwave Co-invest In Francophone Africa Payments Processor, CinetPay

10th December 2021

$2.4 million seed round marks prolific VC’s first fintech investment in the region alongside fintech unicorn’s first institutional investment CinetPay, a digital finance platform that enables merchants in Francophone Africa to seamlessly accept and make payments, has announced a $2.4 million seed fundraising round from 4DX Ventures and Flutterwave. The investment will boost CinetPay’s sales and marketing efforts … Continue reading 4DX Ventures And Flutterwave Co-invest In Francophone Africa Payments Processor, CinetPay

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Social Media

As Seen On Twitter: School Bullying

7th December 2021

On the back of all that has transpired resulting in the death of Sylvester Oromoni, it has become imperative that all stakeholders associated with child care; parents, teachers, school owners, government, religious institutions and so on, should take up the mantle of responsibility. Read more about As Seen On Twitter It is important to note … Continue reading As Seen On Twitter: School Bullying

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Tourism

Travel Tips: Dos And Don’ts Of Canoe Riding

18th November 2021

Canoeing down the rivers of Epe is slowly becoming a tourist activity in Nigeria.

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Opportunities

Alex Otti Foundation (AOF) 2021-2022 Undergraduates Scholarship for Nigerian Students

16th November 2021

The call for applications has begun for the Alex Otti Foundation (AOF) undergraduate scholarship. The Foundation, therefore, calls for applications from interested candidates for the 2021/2022 edition of its undergraduate scholarship scheme. Read more about Opportunities The scheme was established to assist indigent students ancestrally from – or resident in – Abia State with financial … Continue reading Alex Otti Foundation (AOF) 2021-2022 Undergraduates Scholarship for Nigerian Students

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Politics

20th October 2020: One Year Later

20th October 2021

Today, 20th of October 2021 is the one year anniversary of the infamous event of 20th of October 2020, otherwise known as the #LekkiMassacre. Read more about Politics The month of October 2020 will forever be a memorable month in the socio-political history of Nigeria. A month in which Nigerians from all extractions came together, … Continue reading 20th October 2020: One Year Later

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BUSINESS

Brands We Love: Ginger And Spice

29th September 2021

  For many working people in Lagos, there’s not enough time to have breakfast at home. They set out for their offices before sunrise, and arrive just in time for the start of the business day. A morning meal may be out of the picture unless they’re able to order it from a food vendor. … Continue reading Brands We Love: Ginger And Spice

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Nigeria

Nigeria At 60 Award Postponed By The Federal Government

1st September 2021

  The Nigerian government has announced the postponement of Nigeria at 60 awards which was initially scheduled to hold on Friday, September 3, 2021. This information was made public on Sunday, August 29, 2021, via an official statement by the Nigerian Minister for Industry, Trade and Investment, Chief Adeniyi Adebayo, through his Special Assistant on … Continue reading Nigeria At 60 Award Postponed By The Federal Government

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Personal Development

8 Simple Ways To Be A Better Public Speaker

24th August 2021

  The idea of public speaking is received with several reactions. For some it’s their strength, for others, speaking in public scares them to death. Speaking in public takes several dimensions: from giving a speech, to giving a toast, to doing a presentation, to teaching, to preaching, and so on. Read more about Personal Development … Continue reading 8 Simple Ways To Be A Better Public Speaker

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Opportunities

Job Vacancy: Chief Technology Officer

18th July 2021

Connect Nigeria, the nation’s number one portal for positive and actionable information about Nigeria is urgently looking forward to recruiting a competent, hardworking, and experienced candidate to fill the role of Chief Technology Officer – CTO Description The Chief Technology Officer will be responsible for overseeing all technical aspects of the company, using active and … Continue reading Job Vacancy: Chief Technology Officer

BUSINESS

Herbert Wigwe Wins African Banker Of The Year

29th June 2021

  High profile Nigerian banker and the Group Managing Director/CEO of Access Bank Plc, Mr Herbert Wigwe, has won the prize for the African Banker of the Year for the second time in a row. In a statement made public by Access Bank on Sunday, June 27th, 2021, it was disclosed that Wigwe clinched the … Continue reading Herbert Wigwe Wins African Banker Of The Year

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Social Media

As Seen On Twitter: #IAmIgboToo

2nd June 2021

In the midst of the dark cloud that has generally engulfed the Nigeria polity, MI Abaga has risen up to the occasion with the best message for these uncertain times, #IAmIgboToo. A message of love, hope, inclusion, and progress. Read more about As seen on Twitter Most parts of the past two months have been … Continue reading As Seen On Twitter: #IAmIgboToo