Diamond Bank Get New CEO, Uzoma Dozie

Following the voluntary resignation of Dr. Alex Otti, from Diamond Bank plc on Friday, the Board of the bank has appointed Mr. Uzoma Dozie as Managing Director/Chief Executive. The appointment of Uzoma is subject to the approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). In an official statement released by the Bank’s Corporate Communications Department,… Read More »

Dr Alex Otti Diamond Bank Group Managing Director Resigns

The Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Diamond Bank Plc has resigned voluntarily from his job at the bank. In an official statement released by the bank’s Corporate Communications Department, the bank said Mr. Uzoma Dozie will take over from him subject to the approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Chairman of the… Read More »

Nigerian Drug Smuggler Left to Die at Madrid Airport over Ebola Fears

A Nigerian drug smuggler was left to his death at Madrid’s main airport after several bags of cocaine burst in his stomach. He spent 50 minutes without any medical attention as he was deemed an Ebola risk after he started shaking on the floor. The man had arrived at Madrid-Barajas airport Terminal 1 on a… Read More »

Student Opens Fire in High School Cafeteria, Kills 1 and Shoots Himself

The spates of gun shootings by mentally challenged individuals in the US continued with a student walking into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria on Friday and opening fire without shouting or arguing, killing one person and shooting several others in the process. Students said the gunman, identified as student Jaylen Fryberg, was staring at students… Read More »

House of Rep Move Against DSTV; Oppose ‘Arbitrary’ Subscription Rates

Members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday decided to bring up the issue of near monopoly as they described it, of Multichoice (DSTV) in the country’s digital television industry. The House observed that high pricing by Dstv had made access to its “premium” programming difficult for the majority of Nigerians. It also noted that… Read More »

17 Reasons why you should learn a new language

Learning a new language takes time and dedication. It is not something you just start without being convince you want to do it. There are many reasons you should learn a new language, the reasons below may help to convince you to take the action. Some reasons are practical, some aspirational, some intellectual and others… Read More »

This One Habit Can Help Make You Smarter

If there’s one thing entrepreneurs and other professionals want to do, it’s accomplish their goals while continuing to grow and improve. Watch this interview with behavior science expert and Entrepreneur.com contributor James Clear about habit formation. In this video, he explains the one habit that can help us be just a little bit smart with… Read More »

Gianfranco Zola Linked to Super Eagles Job

With the permanent Super Eagles coaching job vacant and the NFF declaring that they will seek for a good foreign manager several names have come up in connection with managing the Super Eagles after the expiration of Amodu Shuaibu’s 2 match tenure. Among the names linked recently to the Super Eagles job is Chelsea legend… Read More »

Wiko Smartphones, Europe’s growing phone brand launches in Nigeria

The French mobile phone brand introduces an exciting range of phones starting a new direction in consumer experience Lagos. See press release below; Nigeria; 22 October 2014: After establishing a strong market position in Europe in just three years, Wiko started its operation in West Africa by launching its portfolio of 10 phones in Nigeria… Read More »

Senate Consider Bill to End Discrimination between HND and Degree (BSc)

A Bill to abolish and prohibit dichotomy and discrimination between first degrees and the higher national diploma in the same profession/field on Wednesday scaled the crucial second reading in the Senate. Senators almost unanimously agreed and pushed for the merging of polytechnics with universities so that they can be degree-awarding institutions. They believe that if… Read More »

Explosion in Bauchi Bus Station Kills 5 People, Injures 12

Police authorities have confirmed that an explosion at a bus station in Azare town, Bauchi has killed 5 people, leaving about 12 with various degrees of injury. Incident occurred at 9.45 pm according to reports. Sources say the source of the explosion was a bomb planted in a parked car, which was detonated remotely. Boko… Read More »

MTN Who Called and Notify Me: Know who called you and when unavailable number becomes available

Ever wondered how you can know people that called you when your phone was switch off or out of service? You can do that with MTN Who Called and Notify Me, MTN keeps you up to speed with calls you missed while your phone was switched off or unreachable while also sending you an SMS… Read More »

Chelsea, FC Bayern, Shaktar Donesk and Co Break Champions League Goal Record in One Night

Last night the UEFA Champions League witnessed a new goals record as the teams playing scored a record 40 goals in one eight game night. The likes of Chelsea, Bayern Munich and Shakhtar Donesk scored goals for fun. Bayern Munich humbled AS Roma 7-1, Chelsea beat Maribor 6-0, and Shakhtar enjoyed a 7-0 win at… Read More »

Christophe de Margerie Total CEO Dies in Plane Crash

The chief executive of French oil giant Total, Christophe de Margerie, has been killed in an accident when his private jet collided with a snow plough as it was taking off from Moscow’s Vnukovo airport on Monday night. De Margerie’s death leaves a void at the top of one of the world’s biggest listed oil… Read More »

South African Olympic Sprinter Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in Jail over Shooting of Girlfriend

Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in jail for the culpable homicide – or manslaughter – of Reeva Steenkamp. Reports from Belfast Telegraph state Pistorius, 27, was also given three years suspended for five years for a firearms offence. The judge handed down an immediate prison term for the charge of culpable homicide,… Read More »

How to Stop Your Glo Line from Deducting Your Airtime for Internet Usage (for Smartphone Users)

If you use globacom network on your smartphone you may have noticed the even though you subscribed to a data plan and have the the proper GloFlat APN configuration on your device, you are still being billed for internet usage from your airtime. So what to do to stop your airtime wasting away when you… Read More »