|Publicist and Image Historian - Amanda Kirby Okoye rehearsing her script|
Monday, 27 July 2015
Friday, 24 July 2015
Thursday, 23 July 2015
He had this to say: I can count the number of times in recent years that I have attended events and the subjects Youths + education + future + internship + capacity building have been mentioned in the same breathe, and extensively discussed to boot.
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Wednesday, 22 July 2015
NOTEWORTHY: GRADUATEPRO UNVEILS #AFRICASBIGGESTBOOKPROJECT, A FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND COLLABORATION IN AFRICA
|Naomi Lucas, #AfricasBiggestBookProject visionary and founder - GRADUATEPRO, discussing the project @ the unveiling event|
Tuesday, 21 July 2015
Thursday, 16 July 2015
The veteran poet, journalist, photographer, and fiction writer Tolu Ogunlesi has been appointed Special Assistant on New Media to President Muhammadu Buhari.
Starting Monday, July 20, President Buhari will meet with President Obama and the Chairman of the United States Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey and the Deputy Secretary of Defence, Robert Work on military and defence cooperation.
Wednesday, 15 July 2015
39 Years old Australian woman, Jodi Magi, was detained, jailed and deported for updating her status on facebook in Abu Dhabi.
Jodi Magi was arraigned in court for using bad words and posting an image of a car in her Abu Dhabi apartment block that was parked across two disabled parking spaces.
Old age could be very challenging but for the grannies in the KBG84 group at the Kohama in Okawa-Japan, life is fun all the way.
The KBG84 is a group of 33- strong dancers and singers whose average age is 84. The eldest member is 97 Years old.
Monday, 13 July 2015
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday relieved the nation’s service chiefs of their appointments. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, said this while speaking to State House correspondents today.
eposit money banks in the country have commenced deduction of charges on cash withdrawal in excess of the stated limit. The guideline was put on hold in June 2014 by the CBN to allow banks sensitise their customers and put in place necessary channels to facilitate the cashless policy process.
Friday, 10 July 2015
Driving with my 10-year-old daughter in the car last Sunday afternoon, I was flagged
Me: 'I can’t know which is fake and which is
down by an officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps. She asked for my driving license and I gave it to her. She turned it over this way and that and finally asked:Officer: 'Madam, how many passports did you
use in your application?'Me: *just staring at her blankly, then, 'I
don't understand the question.'Officer: 'I mean how many photos did you use?'
Me: 'Is it possible to use different pictures in the application?'Officer: 'Did you use different pictures in your application?'
Me: 'I can’t know which is fake and which is
real, all I know is that this one was issued to me by your people.'
Wednesday, 8 July 2015
Wednesday, 24 June 2015
The race for election has started in Tanzania with a healthy number of aspirants including two former prime ministers, several cabinet ministers and other senior government officials. However, among the list of potential candidates is a farmer - Eldoforce Bilohe.
Yusuf Anas, a retired Air Commodore and former Director of Public Relations and Information (DOPRI), Nigerian Air Force, has been appointed the Executive Secretary of the newly established Centre for Crisis Communication (CCC).
The CCC, a Non-Governmental and independent body, will be actively involved in research works and publications and provide credible and professional crisis communication to the stakeholders and the general public.
Air Commodore Anas’ Profile:
Tuesday, 23 June 2015
President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerian State Governors met to discuss the lingering issue of non-payment of salaries owed civil servants in some states of the federation. With a view to solving the issue, the Governors requested the following:
Following the water shortage that hits Kenya, people living in slums now rely on vendors or polluted sources to get drinking water.
The Queen of England on Monday honoured 4 Nigerians at the 2015 edition of the Queen’s Young Leader Awards held at Buckingham Palace in the UK.
National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned against the consumption of imported or smuggled frozen poultry meat, they have been discovered to be a causative factor in non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and antibiotics resistance.
The Federal Government through its agency, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has resolved to tackle the issue of oil theft and pipeline vandalism in Nigeria. As an operational strategy, the Corps has concluded plans to deploy 500 drones and aircraft for proper surveillance of oil pipelines across the Niger-Delta region.