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Top Nigerian Music Blogger, NwaCheat Unveils Music Record Label CheatNation; Signs First Artist Muna Blizz

Few days ago, MacAnthony Nwaorisa, popular Nigerian Thailand based Blogger known as NWACHEAT launched a new record label CHEATNATION and also unveiled Its first Artist, MUNA BLIZZ.

MUNA BLIZZ is said to be preparing to release his first music single and fans cannot wait. Kudos to the CEO of Enjoy9ja.com for this great feat.‎

Canon Showcases Cutting Edge Technology For The Broadcast and Cinema Industry at CABSAT 2018

Canon showcases cutting edge technology for the broadcast and cinema industry at CABSAT 2018; Unveils the latest innovations in entertainment media solutions at annual industry event

Canon showcased its latest industry-leading innovations at CABSAT 2018, the leading broadcast, satellite and creative media event in the Middle East and Africa region. The leader in imaging solutions also provided visitors with the opportunity to experience its full range of security solutions, Pro Video portfolio and professional imaging products first-hand at dedicated shooting areas and end to end workflow scenarios.  
At the three-day event, Canon unveiled the latest additions to its Pro-Video segment with the launch of its 4K XF Series cameras, XF405 and XF400, which is in addition to the recent launch of the EOS C200, the 4K compact digital cinema camera from the esteemed Cinema EOS range. Under the XA series, XA-11 and XA-15 mark their entry into the region along with the low light network camera wit…

President George Weah Takes a Salary Cut

President George Weah of Liberia pledged to cut his salary by 25 per cent on Monday, in a nationwide address in which he warned of tough times ahead for a “broke” country. “The state of the economy that my administration inherited leaves a lot to do and to be decided,” the former international soccer star said in an address apparently aimed at lowering high expectations following his election victory at the end of last year to replace Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
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Anti-Corruption Champion Conferred on Buhari Is Laughable - PDP

The People’s Democratic Party, PDP has described the the anti-corruption Champion conferred on President Muhammadu Buhari at the African Union Summit as laughable, derisory and African joke of the year.
This condemnation was contained in a statement by the National publicity secretary of the party, Kola Ologbondiyan. The PDP said it was embarrassing that the Presidency, in its desperation to launder its irredeemably dented image, would resort to exporting its deceptive proclivities to the international arena. Ologbondiyan said African Union were not well briefed of the happenings in Nigeria, hence, the honour.

Emir Sanusi's "The Problem of Nigeria Speech" relevant Today

The former Central Bank Governor, and Emir of Kano His Royal Highness Muhammadu Sanusi the second , surprised guests present at the Muson Centre for the launching of the book of Sir Olaniwun Ajayi in mid 2017.


Below is his unedited speech.
“Let me start by saying that I am Fulani (laughter). My grandfather was an Emir also fulani my uncle and guardian was also the immediate late Emir of Kano Alhaji Ado Bayero and therefore I represent all that has been talked about this afternoon. Sir Ajayi has written a book. And like all Nigerians of his generation, he has written in the language of his generation.
“My grandfather was a Northerner, I am a Nigerian. The problem with this country is that in 2009, we speak in the language of 1953. Sir Olaniwun can be forgiven for the way he spoke, but I cannot forgive people of my generation speaking in that language.

JAMB Picks February as deadline for UTME registration and March for Examination

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has fixed February 6, as deadline for the sale of registration form for 2018 Unified tertiary matriculation examination (UTME). It also fixes March 9 to 17 for the 2018 Examination. 
The Registrar of the board, Ishaq Oloyede, said this at a meeting with stakeholders in Abuja. The theme of the meeting is “Strategic planning on the conduct of the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation.” Mr. Oloyede said the mock examination initially scheduled to hold between January 22 and 24 has been moved to the first week in February due to the ongoing strike by non-teaching staff of universities. “We are unable to access our CBT centres because most of them are in the universities and non teaching staff are on strike,” he said. “Regarding the sale of forms, about 10 per cent of the expected candidates have registered, the number of candidates that have registered now is about 283,319,” he said. 

Audio: Non-implementation of Language Policy Across ECD Centres Across Nigeria Making Learning Difficult

Special Report on Nigeria's Education Sector by Chioma Tamunobubelebara

Non-implementation of Language Policy Across ECD Centres Across Nigeria Making Learning Difficulties
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Audio: How Low Teacher Pupil Ratio Effect Learning and Teaching - ECD Centres Across Nigeria

How Low Teacher Pupil Ratio Effect Learning and Teaching: ECD Centres Across Nigeria



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Ensuring Prisoners Right to Vote in 2019 - Ugwuoke Kelvin Abuchi

In October 2017, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, announced to the delight of Nigerians that it is making arrangements with the Nigerian Prisons Service to allow some classes of prisoners to vote in the next general elections scheduled for 2019. 
This development was greeted with glee and exhilaration as Nigerians began to envisage hope in the Nigeria of our dream. The announcement signaled Nigeria assuming its place in the comity of nations who have since keyed into this laudable democratic etiquette. Prior to that belated announcement, the Federal High Court, Benin-city, Edo state had in 2014 ruled that inmates of prisons across Nigeria have the right to vote in all elections conducted in Nigeria. 

49th Anniversary celebration of Maryland Comprehensive Secondary School (MCSS) Ikeja Lagos Nigeria

Maryland Comprehensive Secondary School Ikeja, a co educational institution founded by the Sisters of Our Lady of Apostles otherwise known as OLA on 21St January 1969.
MCSS will hold her 49th School Anniversary on the 26th and 27th of January 2018.
The Anniversary celebration will be characterized by a number of activities which includes Prize giving/ Award ceremony as well as Career counselling/Career talk which will hold on the 26th January,2018. The Career Counselling talks will be delivered by Ex Landers who have distinguished themselves in the areas of Entrepreneurship, Agriculture, I.T. and Human resources.

Celebrity Blogger and Entrepreneur, Florence Hungbo Hosted by Blackwood Grills and Bar

Blackwood Grills and Bar, an A-list class of Restaurant and Bar with Exceptional services offers intercontinental dishes and currently reviewing local delicacies. 
The Outstanding company doused the MD, Bodex Media Florence Hungbo in palatable meals days ago beyond finger licking.

Benue State Youth Plotting Revenge on Herdsmen?

The Fulani herdsmen attacks that engulfed  Benue state which resulted in a bloodbath may be taking a new turn. Youths in Benue state are said to be plotting a revenge mission.

Youths in a district called Wadatta in Makurdi, the State capital, reportedly engaged security personnel on Sunday, January 14, 2018. It was said that youths started gathering in a particular place around 8.00pm for unknown reasons but the security personnel who suspected the ulterior motive moved in to squash the move. This led to a sporadic shoot out between the security men and the youths - no casualty was reported.

Mike Omotosho Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Lecture With Donald Duke and Other Eminent Nigerians

The 3rd Annual Mike Omotosho Public lecture, theme "Millenials as Protagonists in Nation Building" held at the Yar Adua centre, Abuja yesterday. Having become a tradition of the Mike Omotosho Foundation since 2016 when the public lecture began, it is aimed at focusing discourse on much needed development progress for Nigeria and indeed Africa.

4 Surprising Traits of a Good Investment Opportunity

In today’s world, there are more and more investment opportunities opening up to potential investors. As a result, it becomes necessary for potential investors to have knowledge of some of the important traits of a good investment opportunity to help make right investments. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 4 surprising traits of a good investment opportunity.
Company is Buying Back Shares At first glance, you might think this is a sign of business that is not doing well but businesses that buy back their shares are many times doing so to increase the wealth of their current and longstanding shareholders, which prima facie makes this a more lucrative investment opportunity.

Access To Financial Services For Every Nigerian Adult Compulsory For Banks in Nigeria

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has set state-by-state target for the 21 commercial banks and 942 Micro finance banks in the country to ensure that every Nigerian adult has access to financial services.
Elizabeth Agu, the CBN Branch Controller, Federal Capital Territory, made this known on Thursday in Abuja at the inauguration of the Financial Inclusion State Steering Committee, FISSCO. She said CBN had broken down the target state-by-state “to ensure that the masses and people at the grassroots have access to financial services such as payments, savings, credit, insurance and pension.” She added that target for banks was set because the CBN planned to achieve 80 per cent financial inclusion by 2020, yet two years to the deadline, the country had only achieved 41.6 per cent. Finish reading on Original website HERE

Nigeria Woman, Olachi Okere Nlemchukwu Share Inspiring Picture of 4 generations of women

Nigeria Facebook user, Okere Olachi (2nd from left) shares super awesome 4 generations picture of her daughter, her mum and her grand ma. The oldest woman in almost 80 years and the girl is 5 years old.

The women come from a strong lineage of amazing women from Ngor-Okpala Local government area of Imo state in Nigeria.

Flood from Heavy Rain Holds Motorists in Owerri Hostage

The Intensity Of The Downpour In Owerri Metropolis today was heavy and alleged overwhelmed the drainage system.The rain which lasted at about 15 minutes saw motorists in difficulty with floods and poses a new challenge with the infrastructure and road network.

Benue Killings; Fallen Heroes Buried Amidst Sorrow, Tears and Anguish

Since the new year, it has been sadness in Nigeria due to the massive killings of Benue sons and Daughter's by  Fulani Herdsmen terrorists which took place on Jan 1, 2018 in Guma and Logo Local government areas .




The state carried out a mass burial today and here are pictures from the sorrowful gathering as Nigerians in Benue poured into the IBB Square, Makurdi to pay their final respect to the 73 Fallen Heroes Murdered in cold blood by Fulani herdsmen Terrorists.

Boko Haram: Nigerian Military Kills 107 Terrorists, Loses 3 Soldiers, 1 Civilian

Troops in Operation LAFIYA DOLE have been making tremendous progress in the ongoing Operation DEEP PUNCH 2 in the various Sectors. So far, the troops have neutralized over 50 Boko Haram terrorists, destroyed and captured high calibre arms and ammunition, especially in the Lake Chad general area. 
Troops on Monday 8th January 2018, cleared Boko Haram terrorists in Metele village, Tumbun Gini and Tumbun Ndjamena. During the clearance operations, Boko Haram terrorists abandoned the area in disarray leaving behind livestock, large quantity of foodstuff, motorcycles and donkeys. Also in Metele however, the terrorists attempted to attack troops in harbour, but this was stiffly resisted with heavy casualty on Boko Haram terrorists.

Deeper Life Bible Church New Cathedral sits 30, 000 people and cost N5Billon

The Headquarters of the Deeper Life Bible Church globally, situated at Gbagada Lagos which has been under construction for over 15 years is finally completed. The edifice worth N5 Billion is a 30, 000 capacity cathedral, joining the 5 largest church auditoriums in the world.

Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) Kaduna state chapter Kicks off Indefinite Strike

The Kaduna State chapter of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), has instructed her member to commence an indefinite strike on Monday, Jan. 8, over the sack of 21,780 primary school teachers of public schools in the state.

This was contained in a notice of strike dated Jan. 4, 2018, which was signed by Adamu Anglo the union’s Assistant Secretary General, obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna on Sunday. NAN reports that teachers who were sacked for allegedly failing to score 75 per cent pass mark of the competency test organized by the state government back in June 2017. This circular was circulated to all the union executives in all the local government areas of the state indicated that an earlier two weeks ultimatum was issued to the state government to reverse her decision.