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Kayode Abbas Reveals Why You Should Set Goals Via Social Media for Your Business

  Kayode Abbas is a social media expert and in this post he shares how social media is a powerful tool and how ways we can make money off it. 85% of people use social media without goals. I was consulting for a client that wanted to quit social media because he wasn't getting results. I probed and found he didn't have goals set. How can you get as much value as possible from the time and resources you put into social media ?

Nigeria to Generate $25 Billion Through Focus Labs ......Udoma Udo Udoma

   According to Nigeria's Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, the country's economy is growing fast and this is as a result of the

FIRS Seals up 2 Firms in Edo and Delta Over N8.1b Tax Debt

  Via TheNation ........ OFFICIALS of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) yesterday sealed two companies in Delta and Edo over N8 billion tax debt.

"Leadership is Fueled by Vision".......Ubi Franklin

   After leading one of the most recognized music labels/companies in Nigeria and Africa, Tripple MG, for years, Ubi Franklin sure knows a thing or two about being a leader and taking your company to the top and aiming for Boss Heights .

Nigeria's Business Elite and British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Tarkwright, Celebrate with Omotola Jalade Ekeinde on her 40th Birthday (Pics and Video)

  The Nollywood actress marked her 40th birthday yesterday and people from all over Nigeria, including Tony Elumelu, Chief Igbinedion, Herbert Wigwe and the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Tarkwright came out to celebrate with her.

Good News for Nigerian Businesses!!..Britain to add Nigeria's Naira to List of Accepted Trade Currencies

  Good news for Nigerian businessmen and women.....Britain just added the Naira to the list of pre approved currencies for conducting trade. This moves makes it easy for transactions with Nigerian businesses denominated in the local currency to be conducted. With this, the Naira becomes one of the three currencies from West Africa that can benefit for its programme of funding transactions that promote trade with Britain. According to the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright, via a statement......... “This is a clear indication of how much value the UK places on its relationship with Nigeria. It will provide a firm foundation for a significant increase in trade and investment between both countries." According to the the statement, the UK would provide up to 85 per cent of funding for projects containing a minimum of 20 per cent British content. “The Naira financing will follow the same structure as someone buying in sterling, except that Nigerian firms ta

Nigerian Female Footballer, Asisat Oshoala, Closes Trading on Stock Exchange Market (Pictures)

Nigerian female footballer, Asisat Oshoala ,was honoured by the Nigerian Stock Exchange Commission (SEC) yesterday when she struck the closing bell.

Chioma Ikokwu aka Chioma Good Hair Shares 3 Secrets Behind the Success of the Good Hair Brand

Popular Lagos Socialite and business woman, Chioma Ikokwu aka Chioma Good Hair has built a successful business,"Good Hair" with her partner, Kika Osunde,  over the years.  The duo who

CSCS to Invest Heavily in Artificial Intelligence ...... Unveils 5 pillars for 3 Year Strategic Plan

  The Central Securities Clearing system (CSCS) has unveiled their 5 point plan that will span a period of 3 years. It would start this year, 2018 and end in 2020.

Thousands of Nigerians to Loose Their Jobs as OLX Shuts Down

One of Africa's biggest  online site, OLX , has announced that they are moving out of Nigeria. OLX is a classified, ads website, is owned by South African company, Naspers. As at now, the website is still running .

Twitter User Explains Why You Should Never "Under Price" Yourself to Keep a Customer

 I was doing my usual Social Media waka roll, when I stumbled on what this man shared about business and under pricing yourself.  Immediately I read it, I remembered what happened to me some years back. Let me gist you guys small toryy tell you guys a story......... A friend of mine reached out to me that she wanted me to provide cupcakes for her as she was hosting an event.

Oando Appoints Mr. Muntari Muhammed Zubairu

Indigenous oil and gas firm, Oando, has been involved in some crisis, leading to the  suspension of the trading of it's shares. In a bid to reposition it's self, it put out a statement confirming the appointment of Mr. Muntari Muhammed Zubairu as Group Chief Corporate Services and Operations Office Read the statement below........ Oando hereby notifies the shareholders and other stakeholders of the appointment of Mr. Muntari Muhammed Zubairu as Group Chief Corporate Services and Operations Officer. In accordance with Article 88 of the Company’s articles of association, the Board of Directors has also appointed Mr. Muntari Muhammad Zubairu as an Executive Director of the Company effective February 5, 2018. Mr. Zubairu is a

#KongaForZinox.......Find Out How Much Konga was Purchased For and All You Need to Know About the Deal

  I reported here that Computer giant, Zinox, has

How to Avoid Getting Your Work Visa Revoked

  If you are currently on a work visa or you are thinking about applying for one, you need to be aware that there are certain conditions you

Check out the new Ranking of top 20 Nigerian Universities for 2018 According to Webometrics

Foremost Nigerian university, University of Ibadan (UI) has retained

Zinox Acquires Konga

Sim Shagaya of Konga Leo Stan Ekeh of Zinox Leading e-commerce store, Konga , has been acquired by foremost, indigenous,IT and Computer trading and manufacturing company,Zinox. Key watchers of trends in the industry revealed

Lagos Business School Alumnus, Aidenehi Okosun, Nominated Among top 6 MBA Executives in the World.....Reps Africa at Award

A young Nigerian man, Aidenehi Okosun was nominated as one of the top 6 promising, entrepreneurs in the world at the just concluded MBA awards which took place in the UK yesterday. The awards ceremony took place at the prestigious One Great George Street. It is located between the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace, in London, UK. He represented top Nigerian business school,Lagos Business School-Pan Atlantic University at the award. Former presidential candidate and one of the most respected economists in Nigeria, Prof. Pat Utomi is one of the founders of the school. Over 70,000 entries, from  over 250 reputable business schools all over the world were sent in for consideration in that category. It was however narrowed down to 6. He was the only African nominated  alongside MBA executives from Denmark, China, Spain and India. Aidenehi is a graduate of Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria.  He went ahead for his MBA degree program at the prestigious L

US Moves to Ban Arms Sale to South Sudan + Inflation Hits All Time High of 127%

The US is making moves to end arms sale to South Sudan. This is in a bid to stop the ongoing war between the government and rebel forces. The country, is trying to arm twist President Salva Kiir to end the the civil war , which has brought about the unfortunate humanitarian crisis in the country. Even though the US does not have an arms deal with the country, other European countries do. The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told the U.N. Security Council last Wednesday that it was time to impose a U.N. arms embargo on South Sudan. In related news, the inflation rate in South Sudan has reached an all time high of 127%. This is the highest I have heard in any country ever, If you have heard any please leave comments below. This is one one of the effects of the ongoing war in the country;when government spends money and resources catering to military operations and production of military equipment as against the production of goods

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