How To Check Your JAMB Centre Nationwide

Registered candidates for the ongoing UTME examinations nationwide have been enjoined to be careful not to miss their exam centres. Many students may miss the UTME this year because the system has changed from what obtained in the previous years. JAMB as it is still widely called now has a different arrangement from what it […]

Nigeria Generates 1.1m Tonnes Electronic Waste Annually-Ochonogor

President of the E-Waste Relief Foundation (ERF), Mr. Ifeanyi Ochonogor has said that Nigeria annually generates 1 million tonnes of electronic waste out of the total 50million tonnes generated globally per year. Ochonogor who gave the statistics at the Inaugural Board Meeting of the ERF in Lagos recently said the country must as a matter […]

Int'l Women’s Day 2018: Microsoft, Tech4dev Graduate 450 Women Coders in Ondo, Ekiti, Oyo

Int’l Women’s Day 2018: Microsoft, Tech4dev Graduate 450 Women Coders in Ondo, Ekiti, Oyo

In a bid to bridge the gender divide in the tech ecosystem in Nigeria and to empower women to be self-reliant and employable, Tech4dev has graduated about 450 women coders from the Nigerian Women Techsters first cohort of training. Tech4devis a non-profit social enterprise that seeks to create proactive and reactive technological solutions to help solve the […]


I cried Day A Bigger Church Threw Us Out Of Rented Church Hall-Female Gospel Artiste

Evangelist Vera Success is a preacher and Gospel artiste. A graduate of All Nations Bible School, Benin City apart from her singing grace has pastored several Churches and even attempted to start a Church in Benin City, Edo State. She narrated how a bigger Church dislodged her young congregation form the facility she had rented […]

L-R: The Director General of IITA, Dr Nteranya Sanginga; Deputy Director General (Corporate Services), Ms. Hilde Koper; Deputy Director General (Partnership for Delivery), Dr Kenton Dashiell during a conference research-for-development in IITA-Ibadan.

Zero Hunger: IITA Set To Offer Solution To Weed Menace

A team of researchers working on the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture-managed Cassava Weed Management Project (IITA-CWMP) have said findings from the 5-year project will respond and address the problems of weeds especially in cassava farming systems. The challenge of weeds on Nigeria’s agricultural productivity was brought to the fore at the meeting of the […]

INEC, NOA Urge Nigerians To Maximise Continuing Voter Registration Exercise

Nigerians have been enjoined to maximize the opportunities of the ongoing Continuing Voter Registration (CVR) exercise in order to prepare themselves for the 2019 elections. The appeal came during a one day Citizens Engagement/Forum on Advancing the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) Exercise in Lagos on Tuesday. The event, orgnised by the International Press Centre, Lagos […]

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Pastor Ed: Ahead of His Time

Pastor Ed: Ahead of His Time By Betty Abah At the two-day funeral events at his father’s expansive compound in Tse-Damwa Mbapiegh, Zaki-Biam, Benue State (February 2 and 3), a towering tree lay slain and even offered shelter to several mourners in its lying -in-state status. The tree, curiously, had another tree sucked in-between. ‘A […]