Category: Society

Quality Sleep, Smarter Kids Contest Begins

Quality Sleep, Smarter Kids Contest, an inter-school essay writing competition organised by Mouka and geared towards engaging children as it relates to the importance of quality sleep, and its impact on their academic performance is now in full swing. The contest which commenced late June 2019 gained momentum in July with the call for entries.…

Customs Creates Two New Commands in Ogun

In order to create room for greater efficiency, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Ogun Area Command, has carved out two new commands. The new Customs Area Commands would be created from the hitherto one command to enhance administration and boost revenue generation. The Customs Area Controller of the Command, Comptroller Michael Agbara, disclosed this at…

Zedvance Creates Loan Facility For Non-Salary Earners

In an effort to serve customers more efficiently and deepen its digital drive, leading consumer finance firm, Zedvance, has launched a dedicated mobile lending app – MoneyPal. Announcing the introduction of the channel, Chief Operating Officer, Zedvance Limited, said, Mr. Jerry Osagie said, “Our investment in digitalizing our business has allowed us to anticipate and…

Day Prolific Journalist, Michael Alonge, Unveiled ‘The Hidden Substance’

Thursday, June 27, 2019, was a very special day for a renowned Nigerian journalist and online news publisher, Alonge Michael ‘Dele. It was the day he launched his motivational book titled The Hidden Substance at the prestigious Imperial Hall, Alausa area of Lagos. At the event attended by several important personalities, Alonge said in his…

Justice Kafarati Unveils Federal High Court Civil Procedure Rules 2019

Chief Judge of the Federal High Court of Nigeria, Justice A. Abdu Kafarati on Friday unveiled the Federal High Court Civil Procedure Rules 2019. In his opening remark, Justice Kafarati said the current Federal High Court Civil Procedure Rules came into force in 2009, exactly 10 years ago. He further stressed that it was the…

Lai Mohammed Hails K1’s Commitment to Education

The immediate past Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, has commended Fuji music, Wasiu Ayinde Mashal, popularly known as K1 De Ultimate, for showing commitment to education in the country. The former spokesman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) applauded the musician when he (K1) met representatives of Lagos State government and African Church Primary…

Publiseer Selected For 2019 Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition

Nigerian digital content distribution platform, Publiseer, has been selected as one of the 47 Best Projects at the 2019 Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition. The “Best Project” startups consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs. The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is a global programme to empower…

Keystone Bank Partners NGOs on Sickle Cell Awareness

In demonstration of its commitment to promote and support healthy living amongst Nigerians, Keystone Bank Limited has partnered with “The TunMicro Sickle Cell Foundation”, a UK-based humanitarian organization and ‘Slum2School Africa’ to create awareness about Sickle Cell Disorder (SCD) in Lagos. According to the lender, the initiative is part of its efforts to commemorate the…