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BUSINESS

Lagos State SME Recovery

April 19, 2022

The past three weeks have seen events turn from the good to the bad, and eventually to the ugly. What began as a peaceful protest to #EndSARS, gradually devolved into violence perpetrated by sponsored thugs who tried to hijack the peaceful protest, before the shocking event of Tuesday, 20th of October 2020 by the Nigerian … Continue reading Lagos State SME Recovery

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Nigeria

Where Were You? When SARS Was Founded (1985)

April 19, 2022

  A lot has been said, recently, about the evils committed and the trail of victims of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) – a Nigerian Police rogue unit. But not much has been revealed about the origins of SARS and how it has evolved into the monster it became. Read more about #EndSARS In … Continue reading Where Were You? When SARS Was Founded (1985)

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Nigeria TECH

What Is Donate.ng?

April 19, 2022

  Alongside all the innovations and tech we have put to good use for mobilization and logistics thanks to #EndSARS, procurement has been key and has only happened thanks to massive donations from all over the world from Nigerians and foreigners alike. One of the platforms that has helped donations is Donate.ng. Read more about … Continue reading What Is Donate.ng?

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Nigeria

Lekki Toll Gate: The Ground Of The Fallen

April 19, 2022

  ‘When the mob came, they watched; When the soldiers killed, they feigned ignorance.’ The 20th of October 2020 will never be forgotten easily in the history of modern Nigeria. It will be remembered as the day Nigeria tried to break Nigerians, the day the government told Nigerians that they do not matter, the day … Continue reading Lekki Toll Gate: The Ground Of The Fallen

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Politics

The Rise Of Online Activism

April 19, 2022

  On Saturday, 17th October, the Nigerian Army announced an Operation named Crocodile Smile VI which is designed to censor online activities in the wake of the #EndSARS protests. An assistant to the Chief of Army Staff who appeared on a TV programme earlier on Monday went further to give credence to this new censorship … Continue reading The Rise Of Online Activism

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Nigeria

LEGACY

April 19, 2022

  The people of my generation are tired. They are tired of being harassed, extorted, kidnapped, molested and killed by SARS. Read more about #EndSARS We are tired of listening to politicians pay lip service, To improving the health and education sector, While they and their families travel abroad to treat headaches. Moreover, their kid’s … Continue reading LEGACY

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Nigeria Personal Development

20 Inspirational Quotes About Speaking Up Against Injustice

April 19, 2022

  Every youth should participate in the #EndSARS movement. It is a cause that concerns us all and will determine the safety and security of us and our unborn children for years to come. If you need the inspiration to lend your voice in support of the #EndSARS movement, here are 20 inspirational quotes to … Continue reading 20 Inspirational Quotes About Speaking Up Against Injustice

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TECH

Stripe Acquires Paystack

April 19, 2022

  Nigerian fintech beacon, Paystack, has now been acquired by Stripe, an international counterpart. The exit is a big one and has been rumoured to be well over 200 million dollars. This may now be the biggest acquisition to ever happen in Nigeria as of yet pending the confirmation of the actual value of the … Continue reading Stripe Acquires Paystack

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Politics

SARS: A Management And Business Case Study

April 19, 2022

The SARS epidemic is a classic business and management case of forgetting the “problem to be solved”. The major reason SARS was formed was when Col. Rindam, a Nigerian Army Colonel was killed by police officers at a checkpoint in Lagos. SARS was mainly formed in 1992 for anti-robbery. In other news, current data shows … Continue reading SARS: A Management And Business Case Study

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Politics

Citizen Mobilisation By The Youth For A Modern And Progressive Nation

April 19, 2022

  After incessant cries to disband rogue branch of the Nigerian Police, SARS – the law enforcement branch tasked with the responsibility of preventing and curtailing armed robbery – effort to keep citizens abreast of the nationwide protest stands out among others in mobilisation logistics. Almost as a counter-effort to kill youth mobilisation with the … Continue reading Citizen Mobilisation By The Youth For A Modern And Progressive Nation

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Social Media Influencer Of The Week: Segun Awosanya (Segalink)

April 19, 2022

  Twitter has fast become the epicentre of social and political discourse for many social media savvy Nigerians. There are now several influencers dominating the “bird app” and raising important conversations about pressing issues in society. Read more about other Social Media Influencers For many Nigerian Twiter users passionate about social justice, the name Segalink … Continue reading Social Media Influencer Of The Week: Segun Awosanya (Segalink)

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Video Of The Week: “Nigerian Police Has Turned The Entire Country Into A Huge Crime Scene” – Segun Awosanya (Segalink)

April 19, 2022

  In our video of the week, Nigerian human rights activist, known as Segalink on Twitter, sits down with Arise News to discuss the incessant injustice meted out on innocent civilians by certain members of the Nigerian police force. Read more about Video Of The Week In recent years, some officers of the Nigerian police … Continue reading Video Of The Week: “Nigerian Police Has Turned The Entire Country Into A Huge Crime Scene” – Segun Awosanya (Segalink)

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Social Media

Top 10 Social Media Trends Of 2019

April 19, 2022

2019 was an eventful year. We’ve seen several hot topics that have rocked the media and will remain memorable for some time to come. Here is a countdown of these trends ranging from entertainment to politics. 10. African Giant  2019 was indeed a great year for Burna Boy as he won so many awards and … Continue reading Top 10 Social Media Trends Of 2019

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Politics

Accidental Discharges and Government Reluctance to Reform

April 19, 2022

The #EndSARS movement got a rebirth on Sunday, 30th March, when a young man named Kolade Johnson was hit by a stray bullet fired by men of the Special Anti-Cultism Squad (SACS) around the Mangoro/Onipetesi area of Lagos State. The gentleman was said to have been watching a football match in a bar when the … Continue reading Accidental Discharges and Government Reluctance to Reform

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Politics

67 Million Youth Failure and the Ghost of Past Youth Movements

April 19, 2022

Again, another youth awareness drive is failing as fast as its forbears. For those familiar with new media channels, there has been a recent campaign seeking for youths to mill under the 67 Million Youth banner but it was instead received with scorn and suspicion. The composition of its conveners was largely tilting towards the … Continue reading 67 Million Youth Failure and the Ghost of Past Youth Movements

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