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WHO IS PASTOR STEPHEN OLAYINKA: A TIMEOUT

On our Interview series today, we feature a chat we had with a Nigerian Pastor in diaspora who we have followed his work from corporate service to christian discipleship and here is an excerpt from our deep but brief discussion.



TNN: Please tell us about yourself sir?

I’m Stephen Olayinka from Western Nigeria. I had my elementary and tertiary studies in Nigeria, before I left for studies in Canada for my Post graduate degree in Theology at Ambrose University, Calgary, Alberta.

Contemporary Gospel Artiste Israel Elaigwu Releases Hit Single "My Oga"

Israel Elaigwu is a Nigerian contemporary Christian, a worshipper, singer-songwriter, producer, preacher, multi- instrumentalist and recording artist'. 
Israel is the convener, of the Worship Experience called "IN WORSHIP". He started playing the keyboard in his teen years His love for music propelled him to learn the keyboard and drums. With over ten (10) songs to his credit, his debut album "JUST YOU AND I" , an 11-track album was released in late 2015. 

ORDERPAPER’S REMTRACK PUTS PRESSURE ON NASS TO BEEF UP EXTRACTIVE SECTOR GOVERNANCE

To account for financial inflow from crude oil sale, taxes, royalties that make up majority of Nigeria’s income has been a process undertaken especially under NEITI. It however remains a challenge when recommendations are made in Oil and Gas audit reports without being enforced and implemented. Just like in the case of the 2016 NEITI report of $17.055 Billion where 13 recommendations were made which if deployed will close gaps and secure the National income to benefit every Nigerian citizen.



The recommendations are still unattended to posing a challenge for the soon-to be released 2017 report, leaving oil reports open ended and unverifiable. A challenge has however been thrown to law makers to ensure compliance, on the heels of the launch of the first and only Remediation tracking app in the world oil market, the Remtrack app easily downloadable on mobile devices.
This app which will soon be launched is a product of the legislative and policy advocacy mouthpiece in Nigeria, Order Paper …

110 IMO EDUCATORS TRAINED IN DIGITAL APPRECIATION BY DIGITAL BRIDGE INSTITUTE of NCC

Digital Bridge Institute the training arm of Nigerian Communications Commissions partners IMO state government through the Ministry of Technology Development to train a second batch of 110 principals and school administrators on Digital Appreciation.

ENTREPRENEURS ADVOCATE SUPPORT FOR THE NEXT TITAN SHOW

A group of young entrepreneurs, under the auspices of Hype Communications, have called on corporate organisations, government and non-governmental agencies to support entrepreneurs and programmes that support entrepreneurship.

BAYWOOD FOUNDATION CALLS FOR PRIVATE SECTOR ADOPTION OF THE “INTERN AND RETAIN” INITIATIVE AND A 30% AFFIRMATION OF YOUTHS WITHIN THE NIGERIA POLITY

In commemoration of the 2019 Africa Youth Day celebration themed“1 million by 2020: count me in”, and in response to the African Unions call on governments, the private sector participants, development partners, civil society organizations and youth development stakeholders to stand up and be counted as drivers of its 1 million by 2021 initiative towards youth empowerment,Baywood Foundation, a youth-oriented organization founded and funded by Emperor Baywood-Ibe organized a one day consultative dialogue to foster new approaches to address the Challenges of the African Youth.

IMO TECHNOLOGY MINISTRY IN PARTNERSHIP WITH LEO STAN EKEH FOUNDATION PREPARING 5400 IMOLITES FOR JAMB; GRADUATES FIRST SET

At least 600 out of the scheduled 5,400 young Imo state citizens soon to sit for the UTME- JAMB examinations in Nigeria have undergone Computer Based Testing (CBT), Word processing, and Digital Skill this week. 

This project being facilitated by Imo state government through the Ministry of Technology Development is sponsored by the Leo Stan Ekeh Foundation owned by an Imo state Indigene.

GHANA BLOGGERS SUMMIT: INFORMATION MINISTER, KOJO OPPONG NKRUMAH & LINDA IKEJI TO DELIVER KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Hon Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Ghana's Minister for Information and Nigerian famous blogger, Linda Ikeji have been announced to deliver the keynote addresses at the much anticipated 2019 Ghana Bloggers Summit scheduled to take place at the SB Incubator from November 1st to 2nd 2019.
The summit which is being hosted by Avance Media is the inaugural convention of bloggers, digital influencers and journalists to network, learn and share knowledge in Ghana. According to the MD of Avance Media, Prince Akpah, the summit is expected to bring together speakers and participants from around the world who will be discussing how to reposition the image of Ghana on the internet and become a destination for aspiring bloggers to kick-start their career.

INFORMATION MINISTER, KOJO OPPONG NKRUMAH, LINDA IKEJI & JENNY CHISOM SET FOR MAIDEN GHANA BLOGGERS SUMMIT

Jenny Chisom Opara, CEO Login Bloggers Africa and Convener of Bloggers Gala and Awards, Nigeria and Men Empowerment Blogger have been announced among speakers for the 2019 Ghana Bloggers Summit to be hosted at the SB Incubator from November 1st to 2nd 2019.



She will join Hon Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Ghana's Minister for Information and Nigerian famous blogger, Linda Ikeji who have also been announced to deliver the keynote addresses at the much anticipated summit.

200 IMO STATE TEACHERS UNDERGOING DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY TRAINING AS MINISTRY OF TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS DIGITAL BRIDGE INSTITUTE

In a bid to use digital technology to drive and improve the academic sector of our dear state, His Excellency Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha CON, KSC through the Honourable Commissioner for Technology Development, Nze Meekam Mgbenwelu in partnership with Nigerian Communications Commission (Digital Bridge Institute, DBI) yesterday 21/10/2019 began the training of the 1st batch of Imo State Secondary School Teachers.

REMTRACK APP GETS NOD FROM SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCERS; GIVES HOPE FOR CITIZENS

Today, October 17 in Owerri, Imo state had the gathering of top Nigerian Social media Influencers by Order paper on the use of the REMTRACK App. The REMTRACK app is the first Remediation technology deployed by any country at all and is soon to launch. Social media influencers drawn from across over 7 states were in attendance to test run the app software and make input in its use.

GHANA: SHATTA WALE, GUILTYBEATZ, KOJO OPPONG NKRUMAH NAMED AMONG 2019 100 MOST INFLUENTIAL YOUNG AFRICANS

Nine young Ghanaians including dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale, Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah and producer, GuiltyBeatz have been ranked among the 2019 100 Most Influential Young Africans list released by Africa Youth Awards.
The list which annually recognises the works of young Africans who have impacted lives across the continent, features young people from 32 African countries.
Other young Ghanaians on the list include the founder of African Fashion Fund, Roberta Annan, Freelance Journalist, Manasseh Azure Awuni, Managing Director of Primetime Ltd, organisers of National Science & Maths Quiz, Nana Akua Ankomah-Asare, Tech Era CEO, Derrick Omari and Director of GhanaThink Foundation, Ato Ulzen-Appiah.

ADEBOYE, OBEY, TOPE ALABI OTHERS FOR PRAISE WITH THE TWINS 2019

Arrangements have been concluded to host Praise God with the Twins 2019 on Sunday 27 October at B-Event Center, Airport Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos. This annual event is regarded as the biggest gathering of Twins, multiple births in Nigeria, including lovers of twins and families.

9 WAYS FINTECH IS CHANGING INTERNATIONAL MONEY REMITTANCE

Fintech of financial technology has changed the financial services sector in many ways. Globally, migrant workers remit billions to their home countries. International remittances form a considerable chunk of the GDP in some countries. It is costly to remit funds via money transfer operators or banks. Most people lose a lot of money through transaction charges and hidden fees. Fintech and money transfer applications have helped by cutting down on transaction costs. Fintech applications, for these reasons, have become very popular for international money remittances.