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The members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, LAUTECH, on Tuesday, February, 21, suspended their 6 months long strike, which began on September 19, 2016, due to owed subventions and earned allowances by Oyo and Osun states, the owner-state governments. The strike was suspended after a meeting on... Read more
$1million Cash In Ex-CDS Badeh’s House: EFCC To Show Clip
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is set to show to a Federal High Court in Abuja a video clip of how its operatives recovered a cash sum of $1m from the Abuja home of a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (retd.). An operative... Read more
Read Sheriff’s Replies To Fayose…, I Wont Join Issues
Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has told governors elected on the platform of the party not to do anything that would further divide it. Sheriff spoke in Abuja when leaders of the party from the South-West paid him a solidarity visit. According to Sheriff, as... Read more
UPDATE: Court Freezes 21 Accounts Linked To Madam Stella Oduah
Court freezes Madam Stella Oduah’s Accounts A Lagos federal high court has restrained Stella Oduah and Sea Petroleum and Gas Company Ltd. from making withdrawal from its account and those of three other firms with 21 banks. The other companies include: Sea Shipping Agency Ltd, Rotary Engineering Services Ltd,... Read more
LAGOS BIG BOY (LBB)- Office Play
Hi guys, it’s another Thursday and I have gist for you people o. Okay, you all know I work in a Radio Station abi (well if you don’t know now you do-tongueout) So I got to the office and managed to climb the almost 13 flight of stairs (yeah... Read more
Why Every Millennial Should Learn Some Code
​In a rapidly digitizing world, having tech skills — especially coding — can be your ticket to better personal and professional opportunities. Here, two self-taught coders explain why millennials, or really anyone , should learn how to code. It changed their lives for the better, and it can do... Read more
6 Myths Preventing People From Getting Into Tech
​Many falsely believe that coding, or tech in general, is not for them. And while the tech industry is dominated by Caucasian men, particularly in leadership roles, that doesn’t mean you should sit out if you don’t fit that description. Here are six other myths about getting into tech…and... Read more
Silicon Valley investor to storm Nigeria for next big tech start-ups
​The MD of Techstars Atlanta Tyler Scriven is set to visit Lagos in his quest to find the next big Nigerian tech start-ups. His visit follows that of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, 500 startups, and Y Combinator as Nigeria continues to welcome a number of high-profile Silicon Valley investors.... Read more
Gambian Police Arrest Jammeh’s Intelligence Chief, Deputy
​Spy chief Yankuba Badjie and director of operations Omar Jeng were detained on Monday and are being investigated for potential abuses of power, spokesman Foday Conta told dpa. Police have arrested Gambia’s former head of the national intelligence agency and his deputy, part of President Adama Barrow’s attempts to... Read more