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Osun State is sick and can’t afford to pay the new minimum wage – Oluwo of Iwoland

Flamboyant Nigerian monarch, Oluwo of Iwoland, Rasheed Akanbi has said the Osun State Government might be unable to sustain its current wage bill let alone pay the new N30, 000 minimum wage unless it overhauls the civil service. The monarch who expressed concern about the new minimum wage bill passed by the …

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‘I have photos of all the married women Iyanya has slept with’ – Ubi Franklin blows hot again, speaks on allegedly beating up Emma Nyra

In a 3-part series for TheNative Magazine about the Iyanya VS Ubi Franklin beef, journalist Joey Akan wrapped it up tonight with an exclusive interview with Ubi Franklin where he opened up about having pictures of married women Iyanya has slept with. He also spoke about the allegations of him …

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Driver in court for allegedly punching employer in the mouth

A 28-year-old driver, Kingsley Edem, was arraigned before the Ikeja Magistrates’ Court Lagos state yesterday March 20th, for allegedly punching his boss in the mouth during an argument. According to police prosecutor, Sgt. Ishola Samuel, Edem who resides at No.14, Adetuberu St., Olowora, Lagos, is a driver to the complainant, Femi Badmus. Badmus …

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Facebook’s Chief Product Officer, Chris Cox quits after 13-years with the company

Facebook’s Chief Product Officer, Chris Cox, arguably the most important person at the company after Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg, is leaving the company, Zuckerberg announced on Thursday. Cox’s departure comes as Facebook is preparing its purported pivot to a privacy-focused social network, and just one day after the New York Times reported a …

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”Beware of fake dollars in circulation” – EFCC warns Nigerians

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has raised the alarm over the circulation of fake Dollar notes ahead of Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections. In a statement personally signed by the Acting Chairman of the Commission, Ibrahim Magu, the agency stated that the warning follows intelligence gathered in …

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For its Resilience, 9mobile bags ‘Telecom Company of the Year 2018’

Not a lot of businesses or organisations go through such rapid transition – financial or otherwise – and survive. But that’s not the case for 9mobile. Despite challenges faced in the last two years, 9mobile has continued to hold up and remains a strong contender. For this reason and more, …

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Coca-Cola under fire for naming a can of drink after the female sex organ

Coca-Cola company has been criticized for naming a can of drink after the female sex organ. The company has a popular ad campaign that encourages sharing by writing the name of a person on a coke bottle with the words, “share a coke with… (person’s name)” One can of coke …

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Nigerian-born World Bank director, Haruna Mohammed has died

World Bank has announced the death of Haruna Mohammed, Executive Director for Nigeria, Angola, and South Africa.   Ousmane Diagana, World Bank Group’s Vice President, Human Resources, said in a statement that Mohammed passed away on Friday at Georgetown Hospital in Washington, DC.   “Before being appointed Executive Director in …

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Investors to lose $190 million after owner of cryptocurrency company dies unexpectedly with passwords

People who invested in cryptocurrency with QuadrigaCX will lose their money – nearly $190 milion – after the company’s founder died without tranferring the passwords to anyone. 30-year-old Gerald Cotten, the founder of QuadrigaCX, Canada’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, died last year in India from complications with Crohn’s disease. Before his death, he had …

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Join GTBank MD/CEO, Segun Agbaje, on Tuesday, February 5th, 2019, for a conversation on Building the Bank of the Future at Social Media Week Lagos

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Guaranty Trust Bank plc, Segun Agbaje, is set to host a conversation on building the bank of the future at Social Media Week Lagos on Tuesday, February 5, 2019. Tagged “One Africa, One App,” the conversation with Segun will focus on the …

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