Kayode Akinropo

Ode To My Bushy Gray Hairs And Coronavirus

Ode to my Bushy Gray Hairs and Coronavirus My silvery strands are conspicuous signs of aging Love them as gifts from the Almighty Years back only few in numbers Now they’ve launched an effective ravaging campaign to paint all my head gray   My bushy grayish-white hairs are observable now Willing to dye them black […]

African Economy Suffers Less Despite COVID-19 -Winkler, Editor Emeritus, Bloomberg News

Editor-in-chief Emeritus of Bloomberg News, Matthew Winkler has said that the African economy has suffered less than the world economy despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Winkler made this known Tuesday during his presentation at a webinar organised by Bloomberg Media Initiative for Africa (BMIA) for its Alumni groups across Africa. During the webinar that attracted participants […]

IITA

IITA Partners With Mastercard Foundation in Nigeria To Implement Young Africa Works

The International Institute of Topical Agriculture (IITA), through its Youth in Agribusiness office, is partnering with the Mastercard Foundation in Nigeria to implement the Young Africa Works strategy. The partnership aims to enable 242,724 young Nigerian women and men to build skills and secure dignified and fulfilling work opportunities in the agrifood value chain over […]

Faseru

Reopening Places of Worship: Religious Leaders Should Comply with Guidelines -Faseru, Pastor, KICC

National superintendent Kingsway International Christian Centre (KICC) and Resident Pastor KICC, Maryland Lagos, Pastor Femi Faseru has called on religious leaders to adhere to the guidelines put in place by the government as they plan to resume religious gatherings. Faseru who was a guest on Lagos Television (LTV) recently said religious leaders need to reflect […]

Raise voice against rape

Enforce Laws Against Rape, Violence Against The Girl Child – CCSI

The Centre for Communication and Social Impact (CCSI) has called on governments at all levels and the judiciary to ensure strict enforcement of legislative provisions and penalties against incidences of rape and other acts of violence against women and the girl-child. The call followed series of violence perpetuated against women and children in different states […]

France2

Franco-Nigeria Agro Business: Opportunities and Potentials In Post COVID-19 Era

The Paris International Agricultural Show (PIAS) has come and gone but the memories and the impact of the summit cannot easily wane. This is because as the world battles the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic, economies of the world currently battling to revive in various regions of the world must find solace in agriculture. Thankfully the summit […]

Kogi’ll hold NCDC responsible if anything happens to tested citizen – Fanwo, Information Commissioner

Kogi State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Kingsley Fanwo has said that the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) would be held responsible if anything negative happens to the Kogi State citizen it tested positive to the Covid-19 disease. Fanwo who featured on the Africa Independent Television (AIT) Friday night said the state is standing on […]

Ecobank

COVID 19: We’re Building Entrepreneurs, Supporting Financial Inclusion Through Xpress Point Agents – Ecobank

Ecobank Nigeria has reiterated that its agency banking scheme, also known as Xpress Points, is building entrepreneurs and pushing financial inclusion to the large unbanked and under-banked population in Nigeria. The Ecobank Xpress Point enables eligible Agents to carry out financial transactions on behalf of Ecobank (www.Ecobank.com) and earn commission on every transaction processed. The […]