Hotels in Nigeria with Special Goodies
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Nigeria Tops Hotel Development in West Africa

The survey showed Nigeria, one of the economic giants of Africa, has the largest hotel pipeline in West Africa and the second largest on the continent, with the concentration being in Lagos and Abuja, the commercial and political capitals, respectively. Read more…

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Efua Traoré Wins 2018 Africa Short Story Prize

The Nigerian-German writer Efua Traoré is announced the regional winner for Africa in the world’s most global literary prize. aThe Commonwealth Short Story Prize is awarded for the best piece of unpublished short fiction from the Commonwealth. It is the only prize in the world where entries can be submitted in Bengali, Chinese, English, Malay, Portuguese, Samoan, Swahili, and Tamil. Read more…

Ruti Olajugbagbe Performs Dreams - The Final of The Voice UK 2018
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Ruti Olajugbagbe Biography

Ruti Olajugbagbe has said she is influenced by bands such as Bastille and Arctic Monkeys as well as singer Emeli Sande and in 2013 sang in the final of Thurrock’s young musician of the year. Read more…

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Aisha Buhari Now UNAIDS Special Ambassador

Aisha Buhari’s role will be in the Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV&Promotion of Treatment for children living with HIV in Nigeria. The appointment is said to be in recognition of Buhari’s passion in the advocacy for the rights of vulnerable women and girls in the country. Read more…

Aisha Buhari, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari
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Aisha Buhari Wins UNICEF Humanitarian Service Award

Ministers of the FCT and Foreign Affairs and other senior government officials, many wives of Governors, and captains of industry attended the high octane event. Mrs. Gimbiya Dogara, wife of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, who represented Mrs. Buhari at the event expressed gratitude for the recognition given her by UNICEF, promising to do more, not only through advocacy but acting for the good cause of children’s education in Nigeria. Read more…

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Lagos Theatre Festival ‘Among Top 20 in The World’

“Lagos Theatre Festival was listed alongside other festivals such as Edinburgh Fringe, Galway International Arts Festival and London International Festival of Theatre amongst some others. This is good news for us.” Read more about the “Lagos Theatre Festival”. Read more…

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Mosunmola ‘Mo’ Abudu: The Road to Success

“We’re building a community that has made us brand ambassadors for the entire continent,” says Mo Abudu. “As a black person sitting here today, I know how important it is to have people I can look up to that represent me in media,” Mosunmola Mo Abudu adds. Read more…

MOLFIX, Oluwaseun Ayeni; Corporate Affairs and Communication Manager, Venessa Ebifemi; Sales Operations Manager, Michael Omage; Alternative Trade Channel Manager, Yemi Teru-Adewumi
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MOLFIX was the winner of Experiential Marketing Award category for 2017, second runner up in Consumer Promotion Award category and also the third Best Brand of the Year 2017 in West Africa. Read more…

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Timipre Wolo Wins Network Woman of the Year (HNWOTY) 2017 Awards

Instituted as a driving force in the realm of award ceremonies made for women, by women, Timpre Wolo, a young outstanding Lawyer and energy entrepreneur came out tops at the maiden edition of the Her Network Woman of the Year (HNWOTY) Awards, which took place in Lagos last Sunday. Timipre Wolo is the CEO of TFN Energy Limited and Founder of the Centre for Gender Equality, Education and Empowerment (CGEEE), an NGO which she set up in response to the high level of illiteracy and poverty amongst women and girls in rural areas across Africa. Read more…

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Toyin Ojora Saraki Wins UHC Global Champion Award

To mark Universal Health Coverage Day, Her Excellency Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki commented: “We must act to ensure that every person – rich or poor, old or young, living in urban or rural areas – has access to effective, timely and quality healthcare. The effects of Universal Health Coverage stretch far beyond health outcomes, although we are in dire need of vast improvements in that area. Health security reduces poverty, protects against epidemics, drives economic growth and promotes gender equality.” Read more…

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Aliko Dangote Emerges in Bloomberg 50 Top Persons in 2017

Aliko Dangote President of Dangote Group, has emerged one of the selected best 50 persons in the world in 2017. Bloomberg, a global information and technology company that connects decision-makers to a dynamic network of data, people and ideas – “accurately delivering business and financial information, news and insights to customers around the world.” Read more…

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Godwin Emefiele Best Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor in History of Nigeria: Jim Ovia

The Chairman of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Jim Ovia believes Godwin Emefiele’s skill at reversing the free fall of the Naira from N525/$ to stability at N360/$, a 30% gain within one year may have earned him accolades as have CBN’s imports substitution programme which has seen the fall of rice import by 90% in less than two years under aegis of the anchor borrower’s programme. Read more…