Category: World

Andela, Google, Pluralsight Launch Scheme for African Software Engineers

Andela, Google and Pluralsight recently launched the third edition of a developer skills program aimed at equipping participants for entry level and intermediate skills in Android, Google Cloud, and Mobile Web technologies. The program known as the Google Africa Developer Scholarship is now open to all countries in Africa and offers 30,000 scholarships and 1,000…

COVID-19: Foundation Gives ‘Hope Pack’ to Communities

A foundation known as The Give Hope to the Slum Child Programme has reaffirmed its commitment to supporting individuals who are in need, in response to the COVID-19 epidemic by identifying, assessing, developing, and scaling-up essential amenities people might need during the social distancing/self-isolation period. As the two weeks nationwide shutdown comes into effect, the…

Medplus CEO Celebrates Female Employees

In commemoration of International Women’s Day, Medplus CEO, Joke Bakare joined by First Female Federal Permanent Secretary in Nigeria, Francesca Emmanuel and multi-talented singer and songwriter, Omawumi, hosted an exclusive breakfast event for female employees; Pharmacists and Pharma-techs, on Monday, 9 March 2020 at the Medplus Headquarters (24-hour store) at Saka Tinubu, Victoria Island, Lagos.…

TB Joshua Gives Scholarship to Best Botswana Student

A Form 2 high-flyer Naomi Higgins, who passed her Junior Certificate Examination (JCE) with flying colours, has received a tertiary scholarship from Nigerian televangelist Temitope Balogun Joshua, commonly known as Prophet TB Joshua. Higgins joins thousands of students worldwide who have received scholarship ranging from primary to tertiary education sponsored by Prophet TB Joshua, founder…

5 Biggest Gambling Affiliates Lose 70% in Stock Market Value

Data gathered and calculated by GoldenCasinoNews.com indicates that the top five gambling affiliate companies have lost 70% in stock market value over the last two years. Affected Companies The affected affiliates include Gaming Innovation Group, whose value has declined by -87.73%, followed by XLM Media with a loss of -75.20%. Malta based-Catena Media has lost -68.17% in…

First Lady’s Office Offers Free Treatment to Gunshot Victim at LASUTH

The Office of Dr. Ibijoke Sanwoolu, the First Lady of Lagos State in conjunction with the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, has pledged to financially support 15-year old Mariam Shobukola to get through the subsequent stages of her hospital management. Following a gunshot injury that Mariam sustained in her pelvis at Aboru, Iyana Ipaja area…

Akosile, Adisa, Others To Grace Inaugural ‘Industry Evening’ in Lagos

Top Nigeria’s integrated marketing communication industry practitioners are gearing up to attend the 2020 Industry Evening with Goddie Ofose summit, a platform designed to bring all the integrated marketing communications practitioners within the agencies and corporate organisations together to discussing developing issues in the industry. The event, which is the creation of Goddie Ofose, one…

US Controls 66.2% of Bitcoin ATMs Worldwide

Data compiled by LearnBonds.com shows that the United States now has 4274 ATMs installed. This figure represents 66.2% of the machines worldwide. Globally there are 6454 Bitcoin ATMs with eight units being installed daily as of January 20 North America Dominates Global Bitcoin ATMs Canada has the second-highest number of installed Bitcoin ATMs at 678 units representing…