15 Reasons Why Nigeria is a Great Place to Do Business

Earlier we had highlighted a positive article on 419 Reasons to Like Nigeria and Nigerians. Here are 15 good reasons why Nigeria is a great place for business. 1. Nigerians are one of the happiest people on earth. They were confirmed as the world’s happiest people two years ago by a Gallup poll. Forget the… Read More »

Nigeria Property Centre Turns One: Over 100000 Properties Processed

One year ago today, Nigeria Property Centre launched its property website with a vision to make property search in Nigeria quick and easy. Within this time, Nigeria Property Centre has become one of the best property websites in Nigeria. Below is an infographic of Nigeria Property Centre’s evolution: Nigeria Property Centre also have presence in… Read More »

Google+ Redesigned! Looks Simpler and Sleek

Google today launched a redesigned version of Google+. Some of the new features include users having the ability to customize the way the social network looks and new hangout interface. Google also switched to a responsive web design for Google+. Instead of a traditional fixed-width design, responsive design adapts to the size of your browser… Read More »

How to Help Improve Your Employees’ Work/Life Balance

A recent article published by hrmagazine.co.uk stated that 1 in 5 employers consider work/life balance to be the top health issue – above mental health which was at around 19%. The study was conducted by GRiD (Group Risk Development) who published a statement saying that, “a strong work/life balance is often overlooked as a major… Read More »

70 Former Intercontinental Bank Staff Report Access Bank Plc Over Severance Package

Access Bank Plc has been dragged to the National Labor Commission (NLC) in Ghana by 70 former employees of Intercontinental Bank of Ghana (IBG) who are yet to receive their severance package, but Access Bank says 395 out of the total 448 employees of IBG had accepted their absorption into Access Bank Ghana, and were… Read More »

Delta Government to Embark on N7.4 Billion White Elephant Hill Demolition Project at Asaba Airport

As part of preparations to host the forthcoming South-south Economic Summit billed for April 26 to 28 in Asaba the Delta state government announced the approval of a N7.4 billion contract to demolish hills around the Asaba Airport to allow for bigger aircraft to land. While briefing journalists after a state executive council meeting the… Read More »

Nigeria’s Richest Man, Aliko Dangote Offers Automatic Employment to First Class Graduates

Nigeria’s richest man and 76th World richest Alhaji Aliko Dangote is offering through his Dangote foundation automatic employment to any student that graduates with a first class degree from Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil. According to Vice Chancellor of the university, Professor Ibrahim Garba, seven students of the university graduated with first class… Read More »

WIMBIZ Back Okonjo Iweala for World Bank Presidency

Influential Nigerian women group, Women in Management and Business (WIMBIZ) has expressed support for the candidature of Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the presidency of the World Bank. Chairperson, WIMBIZ, Mrs. Adeola Azeez, described Okonjo-Iweala as a principled and indefatigable woman whose capability to lead as World Bank president if voted in cannot be underestimated. She… Read More »

Exclusive Google+ Event to Hold in Lagos Tomorrow

A high wired Google+ event for social media enthusiasts and for those who value what social media can do for their brands and content locally and internationally is scheduled to hold tomorrow Thursday 14th at the GET Arena in Lagos. Members of the Google Nigeria team will share the bells and whistles of the transformative… Read More »

Google Glasses: Google’s Scientific Eye Glasses are Real!

Google co-founder Sergey Brin was spotted wearing Google recently launched sci-Fi glasses in San Francisco by a prominent tech writer Robert Scoble, and he even managed to snap a photo of the prototype specs. Blogger Robert Scoble met up with Brin at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco and, seeing that Brin was wearing a… Read More »

Factors to Consider Before Choosing a Venue for Your Next Business Conference or Product Launch

There are a number of important factors to consider when thinking about where to stage your next business conference or product launch. Your launch event marks the culmination of weeks, months, sometimes years of hard work, and must reflect your efforts, while successful conferences could provide a much-needed shot in the arm for your business.… Read More »

Lagos State Government Introduces New Technology to Convert Poultry Waste

The Lagos State Government has introduced a new technology that it is hoped will transform waste from poultry farms into rich manure for crop cultivation. This was disclosed during the opening of a new 80 Hectares Poultry Farm Estate in Ikorodu, Lagos. Poultry facilitator, Saba Gbolahan Adekunle stated that this method is expected to curb… Read More »

How to Prepare for a Job Interview

No matter where you are in your career, it’s always good to be confident in your skills as an interviewee. Here are a few tips to ace that job interview – whether you’re right out of college, or looking for a mid-life career change. Preparation Before you have even scheduled an interview, there are a… Read More »

GTBank Launches New Online TV Platform Ndani.tv

Foremost banking company Guaranty Trust Bank has perfected plans to launch a digital/online TV platform that will feature music, arts, movies, business, technology and interesting interviews of Africans that have reached the zenith of their careers. The TV platform called Ndani.tv launched today, Thursday, April 5th, 2012 and comes after a digital Magazine version Ndani… Read More »

[Press Release] Prices.com.ng grows by 260%, hits 20,000 products and covers 205 shops

Prices.com.ng, launched last quarter of 2011 and has since become Nigeria’s Number One price comparison portal. Shopping in Nigeria on and offline has become easier since launch of prices.com.ng helping consumers compare product prices before making a purchase. Since the launch of prices.com.ng, we have served more than 240,892 views and helped close more than… Read More »

Introducing MikuyaSafe: Mobile Service that Protects Your Phone, Prevent Data Loss

Tired of losing your contacts or data due to frequent phone loss? MikuyaSafe is a solution for you. Loss of data on mobile phones due to theft is a growing concern. Many persons have lost valuable contacts and data stored in their phones or SIMs due to theft. However Miu Research Limited has introduced MikuyaSafe… Read More »

Kaduna Refinery Refines 3 million Litres of Petrol Daily – Bankole

According to reports Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company, KRPC, is to refine about 50,000 litres of foreign crude daily to augment the three million litres of petrol (Premium Light Spirit or PMS) it had been producing in the last few weeks. According to Managing Director of the KRPC, Mr Bankole Ayodele, during visit Group Executive… Read More »

11 Characteristics of Successful Small Business Managers

Every successful businessmen have some traits and qualities that are worth emulating. Before writing this post I was reading through the profile of some successful men, I discovered one thing; All of them have very similar characteristics. I have compiled some of these characteristics for you to study. Note: I took time to research on… Read More »