Tag Archives: Lagos

Google Empowers Nigeria’s Journalists

In a bid to empower  members of the Nigerian media, Google Nigeria, the search engine company globally, has embarked on a three month training for journalists in the country. At the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), media centre office in Lagos where the training was held, hundreds of journalists from different media organizations converged for […]

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Jeep Invades Nigeria

The Jeep brand is aggressively hitting the Nigerian market after is took its cars/SUVs to the Abuja and Lagos Motor shows where it received attention from people who craved to own the real thing. Weststar Associates, the same company behind marketing of the Mercedes brand in Nigeria flooded the market with all models of Jeep including the Jeep Grand […]

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Customer Service Website for Electricity Complaints Launched

The minister for Power, Barth Nnaji, while explaining why there was inadequate power supply in Lagos and other parts of the country, announced that Nigerians can now engage in a more robust interactive and transparent power governance in the country by making complaints on now launched Electricity Customer Service Web Portal. He blames the shortages on seasonal […]

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Young Media Makers in Lagos, Nigeria

Monica Grover of the Global Fund For Children visited two Adobe Youth Voices partner sites in Lagos, Nigeria. The program which is focused on empowering young women to speak out on the urgent issues they face in their communities ranging from sexual abuse and effects of broken homes on families, to community and global conversations, […]

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Lagos gets Telecoms Masts Agency

THE Lagos State Government, through the Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, has established a new agency that would regulate the activities of telecommunications operators and Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in the area of masts and towers installations. Read Full Story Here »  Nigeriatrends

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MTN to Empower Three Entrepreneurs with N30m

Telecommunication giant, MTN has pledged to support three Nigerians with N30 million to start their businesses in a first -of-its kind initiative called the MTN Budding Entrepreneur Business Grant. The announcement came as MTN concluded its annual MTN’s leadership semina which which featured Dr. Farrah Gray, a young American businessman, investor, philanthropist, author, syndicated columnist, and motivational speaker. […]

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Lagos to Introduce Kindles into Classrooms

Lagos state in Nigeria is looking to adopt Amazon’s Kindle device in student classrooms. The Commissioner for Education, in the state together with the management of the Ministry of Education have shown keen interest in introducing Kindle e-book devices into schools. This will be a big leap from Lagos state. Always setting the pace. Well Done! What […]

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‘Going Cash-less ’ll Reduce Cost of Banking Operations’

The Acting Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Nigeria Inter-bank Settlement System (NIBSS), Mr. Niyi Ajao, during a recent forum with journalists in Lagos, highlighted the benefits of the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) cash-less policy. amongst others. Read full story on author website »

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