Lagos, Nigeria Newswire (Page 6)

Lagos, Nigeria Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. In Phnom Penh, Lagos artists seek AttenshunRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Pnompenh Post

    RFM Nation of Lagos, Nigeria, pose in Phnom Penh. Lil Krum, Arranged, Trapp Godzilla.


  2. Can We Guess Your Highest Education Level?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Offbeat

    She drowns herself after Hamlet deserts her, feigns insanity, and kills her father. The correct answer is: "Hamlet" Spoiler alert: Ophelia is Hamlet's love interest.


  3. Mascot Information and Technology Solutions holds the maiden edition of Nigeria ICT FestRead the original story

    Friday Nov 13 | PR Log

    LEKKI, Nigeria - Nov. 13, 2015 - PRLog -- In a bid to bridge the gap between Nigeria and her global counterpart in areas of ICT challenges, Mascot Information and Technology Solutions say it'll hold the maiden edition of Nigeria ICT Fest this December Speaking in a new statement made available to journalists recently in Lagos. The Managing Director of Mascot Information and Technology Solutions, Mr. Agbolade Omowole said; "we are in the midst of a technological revolution and Nigeria is fortunate to be included on the cutting-edge.


  4. Cape Town gets on the board with new Monopoly versionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Newsday

    The South African design of the board game was unveiled Friday. Monopoly, which is celebrating its 80th anniversary this year, is licensed in more than 100 countries.


  5. Offrande Zanzala picks up the Barclays U21 Player of the Month award for OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Daily Mail

    Offrande Zanzala has won the Barclays Under 21 Player of the Month award for October after consistently impressing for Derby County. Recently 19, the forward scored four goals in three U21 Premier League - Division 2 games, firing Darren Wassall's side to three wins.


  6. UPDATE 1-Nigeria orders banks to build extra buffers against bad loansRead the original story

    Friday Nov 13 | Reuters

    LAGOS, Nov 13 Nigeria's central bank has ordered commercial lenders to double provisions on performing loans to 2 percent to build adequate buffers against unexpected losses, the regulator said in a circular seen by Reuters on Friday. General provisions on performing loans had been fixed at one percent before the new regulation, said the circular which came into effect on Wednesday.


  7. ZIMEO "Excellence in Media" Awards 2015 winners announced...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | New Vision

    Johannesburg, 13th November 2015-Sixteen journalists have been recognized for their exemplary work in reporting on development issues in Africa at the first edition of the Zimeo Excellence in Media Awards held in Johannesburg, South Africa. The awards also recognized institutions that support the development of viable media across Africa, and media organizations that exemplify the adoption and application of best practice in governance and leadership.


  8. Nigeria: In a Deft Move, Buhari Gives Key Portfolios to Southern NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 |

    In a country gripped by ethno-political balancing, President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday moved to narrow the fault line that divides the North and the South by assigning most of the key portfolios of his administration to Nigerians of southern origin. The president also made good his promise to rationalise the public sector by slashing the number of ministries from 29 to 24. Since he assumed office on May 29, Buhari has been widely criticised for appointing mostly northerners to non-ministerial but key positions in government.


  9. Nigeria: Court Starts Hearing of Case Challenging MTN Fine FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 |

    A law suit instituted against the Nigerian Communications Commission challenging the N1.04 trillion fine the telecoms regulator imposed on MTN Nigeria Limited last month for failing to deactivate 5.2 million unregistered SIMs on its network, will come up for hearing This Friday. MTN has till Monday to cough up the fine.


  10. Nigeria: Premium Times Journalist Wins 2015 African Fact-Checking AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 |

    PREMIUM TIMES, Nigeria's leading investigative newspaper, shone like a million stars on Thursday night after one of its reporters was named winner of the prestigious, continent-wide African Fact-Checking Award. To win the coveted prize, Ben Ezeamalu, PREMIUM TIMES' Metro Editor, beat two other finalists - Philip de Wet of the Mail & Guardian in South Africa and Pieter-Louis Myburgh, from the Rapport/City Press .


  11. Big Stage Set For First Bank 2015 Amateur Golf TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | CNN

    All is now set for this yesrs edition of the prestigious First Bank Amateur golf tourney expected to take place this weekend in Ikoyi Club Lagos. Indeed, just Like vintage wine which gets better with age, the annual First Bank Lagos Amateur Open Golf Tournament is getting better.


  12. Nigeria: Five-Time Champions - the Story of the Golden EagletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 |

    The Nigeria's U-17 soccer team, otherwise known as the Golden Eaglets, have just won the FIFA U-17 World cup for the 5th time, to become the highest winners at the 16th edition of the tournament held in Chile. Nigeria won the maiden edition in 1985 during the administration of General Muhammadu Buhari as military Head of State.


  13. Nigerian Cabinet Sworn In, Viewed as Strategically ChosenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | News Max

    Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari swore in a Cabinet on Wednesday that puts a woman investment banker in charge of finance as Africa's biggest economy is squeezed by halved petroleum prices. Many have criticized the delay in appointing a Cabinet since Buhari was elected in March and inaugurated at the end of May. Buhari's choice of portfolios for 25 Cabinet and 11 junior ministers was praised as a "strategically put together team" by one analyst while another criticized "a fairly thin bench" on the economic side.


  14. Citadel basketball signs pair of recruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Post and Courier

    ... to Baucom's squad after the departure of senior Quinton Marshall at the end of the 2015-16 season. Born in Lagos, Nigeria, Balogun is a 6-foot-6 small forward who plays high school basketball for Hamilton Heights Christian Academy in Chattanooga, ...


  15. Ade Adepitan on the power of TV, swearing and Clare BaldingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Brand Republic

    Teads used its Huddle session to go to the source of what makes compelling content by inviting Paralympian medallist and award-A winning TV presenter Ade Adepitan to talk... For Ade, his life is at the heart of his work, even though it's hardly been an easy journey. Having survived polio as a child then moving from Lagos, Nigeria, to East London with his parents aged just three, Ade never let his physical disability, caused by polio, hamper his dreams of sporting greatness.


  16. India declarationSAM AWEDA, Lagos, NigeriaRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 3 | Nigeriaworld

    "Buhari disclosed this in an interview he granted the Nigerian Television Authority and Channels TV shortly before he left New Delhi where he participated in the third summit of the India-Africa Forum" "Buhari identified unnamed prominent Nigerians as those constituting stumbling blocks to the anti-grant war, saying their target is to discourage the government from going ahead with the war" "The stumbling blocks are big, corrupt Nigerians that have the capacity to compromise the integrity of a lot of people, either the law enforcement agencies or journalists to make sure that they discourage the government from pursuing them and recovering public funds from them or punishing them.


  17. Nigeria rejects Standard Bank fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 |

    Nigeria's central bank rejected a request by the country's Financial Reporting Council to take disciplinary action against Standard Bank Group's local unit after the FRC said the lender had made material misstatements in its financial accounts and recommended a fine. The FRC didn't follow due process and the central bank is "unable to accede to your request to take disciplinary action against" Lagos-based Stanbic IBTC Holdings, Governor Godwin Emefiele said in letter dated November 2 obtained by Bloomberg and confirmed on Wednesday by central bank spokesman Ibrahim Mu'azu.


  18. SA committee to grill MTNRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 |

    MTN faces tough questions in Parliament after it was handed a $5.2 billion fine in Nigeria for failing to comply with that country's telecoms regulations. The chairwoman of the portfolio committee on telecoms, Nkhensani Kubayi, told Business Report yesterday that they are setting up a date for MTN to appear before Parliament.


  19. Baby joy for Nigerian Ebola survivorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | The Peninsula

    Lagos: A Nigerian medical doctor who contracted and recovered from Ebola has given birth in the United States, the hospital where she works in Lagos said on Tuesday. "First Consultants Medical Centre officially announces that resident staff and Ebola survivor Dr Ada Igonoh gave birth to a baby girl a few hours ago," it said in a statement.


  20. Touch my son and see the 'devil' in me - Damilola warns teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | GhanaWeb

    Damilola Attoh has been smoking hot lately and is fully back on the Lagos red carpet scene. Dami has a son with actor husband Chris Attoh.