OMG Digital, the Ghana-based media startup, announced today that it has raised $1.1 million in seed funding. Its main site, OMG Voice, already has versions for Ghana, Nigeria, and Kenya, and the new capital will be used to expand into more countries. Continue reading
The tourism sector in Nigeria has been in decline due to lack of creativity and organised interest both from private and public sectors. While others choose to see this as a challenge, others are thinking on how to bring innovation that could revamp the sector for good and attract the needed earnings from the sector for Nigeria. Continue reading
Sevocoder Club Summer, an extension of the Sevocoder Club initiative aimed at developing and upgrading coding skills in young people is scheduled to hold from the 1st to 31st of August,2017 as on every other year. Continue reading
So it has been discovered that more than sixty thousand Nigerians, in Nigeria and in diaspora, have been praying, singing and shouting hallelujah every night since the 1st of June, on Nathaniel Bassey’s Instagram Live. For the rest of us that do not give an amen or can not sow a seed in data plans, the heavens are watching! lol
Where is the vatican, some questions need to be answered, by who? Well that’s what we have to fine out.
Named after a Norse mythological city of the skies, Asgardia is open to all residents on planet earth and it doesn’t cost anything to join.
Russian scientist Dr Igor Ashurbeyli announced his plans to form the world’s first independent nation that operates in outer space in October 2016. Since then, hundreds of thousands of people have signed up to be citizens.
From my immediate University clique, another person is leaving Nigeria for America at the end of this month, with her family of three. Virtually every month for the last two years, I’ve gone to visit one person or the other who was making a similar move. In fact, one of them did this spreadsheet to show justify with numbers why he was moving his family to UK while remaining here to work until he made up his mind whether he would up and leave to join them as well. Continue reading
China’s latest mode of public transportation is a bus, tram and train rolled into one.
Its maker, Chinese rail transit firm CRRC, is calling it a “smart bus,” but it’s a lot more than that. Like a train, it’s modular and carriages can be added on; but like a bus, it runs on the road. Continue reading
The Goodfathers foundation is a non-profit/governmental organisation with focus on promoting ideals that contribute to moulding good fathers, and supporting/celebrating men with excellent fatherly characteristics in our society. We also encourage future fathers to aim for excellence, as this is critical to the smooth running of society. Continue reading
If you ever needed a reason to be black, this is your answer right here! Black Panther! Guys i can not contain my joy anymore, my head is just spiraling out of control. I have watched the trailer five times already, would have watched more but my GLO data plan kept me sane lol. Continue reading
Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday embarked on an official visit to Cross River State to commission milestone projects undertaken by the state government.
Osinbajo was received at the Margaret Ekpo International Airport by Governor Ben Ayade in the company of members of the state executive, before proceeding to the palace of the Obong of Calabar, His Eminence Edidem Ekpo Okon Abasi Otu V, for a courtesy visit. Continue reading
One of the drivers of the popular Nigerian phone retail outlet, Slot Nigeria Limited, has been arrested by the operatives of Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command over the diversion of N5.95 million worth of laptops, mobile phones and its accessories, just as it assisted in the recovery of N4,654,224 worth of goods from the suspect. Continue reading