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Tambuwal Suffers Severe Blow As 252 Special Advicers Dump Him, Pledge Support For APC
Not less than 252 special advisers and assistants appointed by Aminu Tambuwal, Governor of Sokoto state, have resigned their appointments. Ibrahim Haske, spokesman for the aides, announced the development at a news conference in Sokoto on Sunday. He said their decision followed Tambuwal’s defection from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the opposition Peoples Democratic […]Tambuwal Suffers Severe Blow As 252 Special Advicers Dump Him, Pledge Support For APC was first posted on August 19, 2018 at 11:58 pm.©2018 "Nigerian News 24 7". Use of this feed is for personal non-commercial use only. If you are not reading this article in your feed reader, then the site is guilty of copyright infringement. Please contact me at emmanuel_ohwojeheri@yahoo.comFeed enhanced by Add To All
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Saraki Condemns Presidency, Declares Delay In Submitting INEC Budget ‘Lack of Foresight’
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Stanbic IBTC Holdings posts N43.1bn after-tax profit
Feyisayo Popoola Stanbic IBTC Holdings has said its profit after tax grew by 17 per cent to N43.08bn in the first half of the year from N24.11bn in the same period of 2017. The firm’s gross earnings, which stood at N97.20bn last year, surged to N114.21bn this year. Its profit before tax rose by 74 […]
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NCF advises manufacturers on recycling of plastic materials
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi Companies that are into fast-moving consumer goods can help to save the environment from plastic pollution through recycling, the Nigerian Conservation Foundation has said. The NCF’s Senior Consultant Officer, Environmental Education, Mrs Abidemi Balogun, stated that both local and multinational companies needed to join the campaign against plastic pollution by attaching incentives to […]
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Clearline HMO advocates quality assurance
Nike Popoola The Managing Director, Clearline HMO International, Dr Isaac Akintunji, has said it is imperative for health management organisations in the country to embrace quality assurance as an essential element to boost health insurance in the country. According to Akintunji, quality assurance is the backbone of health insurance as it enables providers to focus […]
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Gbam, Taxify to reward customers
Ife Ogunfuwa Gbam Lottery, a lottery and gaming company, has announced a partnership with Taxify to reward its customers. Taxify is a ride-hailing platform with more than 10 million users in over 25 countries, Gbam said in the statement that the collaboration would strengthen brand loyalty with its customers. As part of the partnership, the […]
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FRC, IoD partner to train SME owners
Feyisayo Popoola The Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria and the Institute of Directors, Nigeria, have partnered to train owners of Small and Medium-scale Enterprises. The IoD said in a statement that the new era of doing business in Nigeria required owners of SMEs to maintain high standards of business ethics and integrity. It said SME […]
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Investors move to improve hospitality industry growth
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi To improve the hospitality industry’s growth in Nigeria and Ahave commenced an initiative to help investors record more return on investment. The initiative, known as ‘The Hospitality Value Chain Presentation’ is led by the African Alliance Group, in partnership with Pam Golding Hospitality and Tourism Company of South Africa, PM Africa, Castle  HMG, […]
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NPF MfB wants lower taxes for microfinance banks
Feyisayo Popoola NPF Microfinance Bank Plc has asked the Federal Government to reduce the taxes that microfinance institutions pay. The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, NPF MFB, Mr Akin Lawal, while speaking at a press briefing to mark the bank’s 25th anniversary in Lagos, explained that this would allow the banks to perform better and improve […]
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International homebuyer activity in US down by 21%
Rising home prices and low inventory led to a decline in foreign home purchases in the United States, World Property Journal has reported. Total international sales totalled $121bn during April 2017 to March 2018, a 21 per cent decline from the previous 12-month period, according to an annual survey from the National Association of Realtors. […]
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Legacy promises pension stakeholders more return on investment
The Executive Director, Business Development and Investment, Legacy Pension Managers Limited, Mai Muhammad, has said the company is strategically positioned to provide excellent pension services that create high-end customer experience and put smiles on the faces of its customers at all times. According to a statement, Legacy Pension Managers, a subsidiary of FCMB Group Plc, […]
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News & Politics
Stanbic IBTC Holdings posts N43.1bn after-tax profit
Feyisayo Popoola Stanbic IBTC Holdings has said its profit after tax grew by 17 per cent to N43.08bn in the first half of the year from N24.11bn in the same period of 2017. The firm’s gross earnings, which stood at N97.20bn last year, surged to N114.21bn this year. Its profit before tax rose by 74 […]
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NCF advises manufacturers on recycling of plastic materials
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi Companies that are into fast-moving consumer goods can help to save the environment from plastic pollution through recycling, the Nigerian Conservation Foundation has said. The NCF’s Senior Consultant Officer, Environmental Education, Mrs Abidemi Balogun, stated that both local and multinational companies needed to join the campaign against plastic pollution by attaching incentives to […]
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Clearline HMO advocates quality assurance
Nike Popoola The Managing Director, Clearline HMO International, Dr Isaac Akintunji, has said it is imperative for health management organisations in the country to embrace quality assurance as an essential element to boost health insurance in the country. According to Akintunji, quality assurance is the backbone of health insurance as it enables providers to focus […]
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Gbam, Taxify to reward customers
Ife Ogunfuwa Gbam Lottery, a lottery and gaming company, has announced a partnership with Taxify to reward its customers. Taxify is a ride-hailing platform with more than 10 million users in over 25 countries, Gbam said in the statement that the collaboration would strengthen brand loyalty with its customers. As part of the partnership, the […]
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FRC, IoD partner to train SME owners
Feyisayo Popoola The Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria and the Institute of Directors, Nigeria, have partnered to train owners of Small and Medium-scale Enterprises. The IoD said in a statement that the new era of doing business in Nigeria required owners of SMEs to maintain high standards of business ethics and integrity. It said SME […]
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Investors move to improve hospitality industry growth
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi To improve the hospitality industry’s growth in Nigeria and Ahave commenced an initiative to help investors record more return on investment. The initiative, known as ‘The Hospitality Value Chain Presentation’ is led by the African Alliance Group, in partnership with Pam Golding Hospitality and Tourism Company of South Africa, PM Africa, Castle  HMG, […]
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NPF MfB wants lower taxes for microfinance banks
Feyisayo Popoola NPF Microfinance Bank Plc has asked the Federal Government to reduce the taxes that microfinance institutions pay. The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, NPF MFB, Mr Akin Lawal, while speaking at a press briefing to mark the bank’s 25th anniversary in Lagos, explained that this would allow the banks to perform better and improve […]
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International homebuyer activity in US down by 21%
Rising home prices and low inventory led to a decline in foreign home purchases in the United States, World Property Journal has reported. Total international sales totalled $121bn during April 2017 to March 2018, a 21 per cent decline from the previous 12-month period, according to an annual survey from the National Association of Realtors. […]
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Legacy promises pension stakeholders more return on investment
The Executive Director, Business Development and Investment, Legacy Pension Managers Limited, Mai Muhammad, has said the company is strategically positioned to provide excellent pension services that create high-end customer experience and put smiles on the faces of its customers at all times. According to a statement, Legacy Pension Managers, a subsidiary of FCMB Group Plc, […]
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Developer introduces two projects to tackle housing deficit
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi Real estate firm, Dayola Property and Development Company, has introduced two projects, which are aimed at reducing the country’s housing deficit. The projects, known as Beaufort Park and Heirs Park Residences, Phase 2, according to the firm, are both serviced and located in the Lekki area of Lagos, where many real estate investors […]
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SunTrust Bank appoints Babatunde as MD
Nike Popoola SunTrust Bank Nigeria Limited has appointed Mr Ayo Babatunde as its new managing director/chief executive officer effective from August 2018. A statement from the firm said Babatunde was previously the senior vice president/regional treasurer of Ecobank Nigeria. “He replaces Mr Muhammad Jibrin who answered the call of his people to contest for the […]
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Lack of equipment research hindering economic growth –Experts
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi Built environment experts have said the country’s low investment in technical research and development of machines and equipment for industries are major hindrances to its economic growth. They noted that there was a direct positive connection between investment in technical research and development and the level of economic growth, as technical innovation remained […]
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Entertainment
Tambuwal Suffers Severe Blow As 252 Special Advicers Dump Him, Pledge Support For APC
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Saraki Condemns Presidency, Declares Delay In Submitting INEC Budget ‘Lack of Foresight’
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Photos: Is This A Skin Disease Or Bleaching?
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Finance: The US has more million-dollar real estate markets than ever — here are 23 cities where the typical home will be $1 million by next year
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Former French Envoy To Nigeria, Pierre Cherruau Dies Saving Son
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Yinka Ayefele: PDP condemns demolition of musician’s studio
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Tech: This startup is raising $750 million to outmaneuver Domino's and Pizza Hut with pizzas made by robots — check it out
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INEC Budget Delay: Saraki 'guilty as charged' – Presidency
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Bobrisky Takes Birthday To London…
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Photos Of Huge Whale Reportedly Butchered In Delta After It Washed Ashore
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We Won’t Allow South-west Impose President On Nigeria Like 2015; Arewa Youths
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May D’s GF Reveals It’s Almost Time To Put To Bed
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Fashion & Lifestyle
10 Tips For Every Budget Babe That Loves To Travel
The post 10 Tips For Every Budget Babe That Loves To Travel appeared first on BN Style. Everyone can afford to travel, anywhere! As long as you know how to travel cheaply. Even if you have a lot to spend, there’s no reason to blow all your money on unnecessary travel expenses. In this new video, travel and lifestyle enthusiast Joy Kendi shares 10 tips on how to travel on a budget. According to her; Finding ways to save as much as you can when you choose to travel is crazy hard and honestly, there is no way to travel without spending some money. The trick is learning how to save/pinch pennies whenever you can. Watch The post 10 Tips For Every Budget Babe That Loves To Travel appeared first on BN Style.
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Women enjoy sex more than men – Olatunji Dacosta, actor
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How controversy puts food on my table – Fifty Powers
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Yomi Awoyemi clocks 40, launches new designs to mark anniversary
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Prepare To Lose It Over Adubea Jensen’s Beaded Bag Collection
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BN Collcetion to Closet | Zinna Anumudu in a Print Dress From Zara Bella
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Business
Increasing cost of generation, liquidity concerns, forex access threat to  sector, GENCOs warn
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SERAP Condemns Demolition Of Ayefele’s Fresh FM Building
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has condemned the demolition of Fresh FM building, owned by popular musician, Yinka Ayefele. In a statement on Sunday by its Deputy Director, Timothy Adewale, SERAP described the demolition as unlawful and a “grave violation of fundamental human rights and contrary to international law.” The Organisation (SERAP) also … The post SERAP Condemns Demolition Of Ayefele’s Fresh FM Building appeared first on Business Today NG.
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PDP Condemns Demolition of Aiyefele’s Studio
  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) condemns the demolition of a building belonging to musical maestro, Yinka Aiyefele, in Ibadan, by agents of the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Oyo state government. The PDP describes the demolishing of the building, said to worth N800 million and which houses Aiyefele’s Flash FM and his recording studio, in … The post PDP Condemns Demolition of Aiyefele’s Studio appeared first on Business Today NG.
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Presidency blames Saraki for Supplementary budget delays
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PDP condemns demolition of Ayefele’s studio
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DisCos fault proposed N72bn investment in distribution assets
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PDP challenges Buhari to prosecute Oshiomhole, Daura, others over corruption
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Ekweremadu: APC tele-guiding EFCC, ICPC against opposition, says PDP
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EXCLUSIVE: Nigel Farages comeback SUNK by new UKIP boss
In an exclusive interview with Daily Star Online, Gerard Batten also teased he could yet run for a f..
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Ekweremadu: APC Tele-guiding EFCC, ICPC Against Opposition
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the open directive by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) to quickly conclude the investigation and prosecution of key opposition leaders before the 2019 elections, has further confirmed that the agencies have … The post Ekweremadu: APC Tele-guiding EFCC, ICPC Against Opposition appeared first on Business Today NG.
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PDP Welcomes Buhari’s Declaration to Jail Looters, Challenges Him to Start With Oshiomhole, Lawal, Others
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) welcomes President Muhammadu Buhari’s renewed declaration to jail treasury looters but challenged him to show integrity by starting with immediate investigation and prosecution of the factional National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole and a host of other indicted persons in his presidency, who he is currently covering. … The post PDP Welcomes Buhari’s Declaration to Jail Looters, Challenges Him to Start With Oshiomhole, Lawal, Others appeared first on Business Today NG.
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Wilfred Ndidi signs new six-year contract extension with Leicester City 
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Music
VIDEO: DJ Snake X Niniola – Maradona
DJ Snake isn’t letting the heat on his recently released banger featuring Nigeria’s acclaimed “queen of afro-house”, Niniola go cold as he quickly shares the official music for the widely accepted banger titled “Maradona” which is originally Niniola’s early hit single. The video for this tune was directed by Daniel Kaufman. Enjoy below.
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VIDEO: Runtown – Unleash ft. Fekky
Nigerian singer and songwriter, Runtown resurfaces with the official music video for his widely accepted single titled “Unleash” featuring UK rapper, Fekky. The video was directed by Isaac Yowman. Check on it below and enjoy.
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DJ Cuppy Allegedly Accused Of Cheating On Her Boyfriend With Tekno
DJ Cuppy Allegedly Accused Of Cheating On Her Boyfriend With Tekno – Top celebrity disc jockey Cuppy has been accused of infidelity by a certain Twitter user. According to a certain viral tweet by a Twitter user DJ Cuppy has been accused of cheating on her boyfriend Asa Asika. The Twitter user by name Kelly [...] The post DJ Cuppy Allegedly Accused Of Cheating On Her Boyfriend With Tekno appeared first on NaijaMusic.
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Slyzay – Come Online (Prod. By Antras)
From the stables of Kimzy Nation/ Black Mind Media comes SLYZAY real names LIADI OLUWANISOLA, born in ORILE, Lagos state in his debut single. He titles this new streets certified banger COME ONLINE, produced by award winning Nigerian producer ANTRAS. Download & share!!! DOWNLOAD
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New Tune Featuring Davido, Duncan Mighty & Peruzzi Out Tomorrow
The long wait is almost over since Davido has announced the much anticipated track which feature himself, Duncan Mighty and Peruzzi, is set for release tomorrow being the 20th of August, 2018. The song titled AZA, features all three artiste’s and is produced by Big Chune. Davido who is currently enjoying the luxury of his […]
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Ego – Trust [New Music]
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James Gardin – Victorious [New Music]
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Gospel Force – All Power [New Music]
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VIDEO: DJ Snake & Niniola – Maradona Riddim
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VIDEO: Runtown – Unleash ft. Fekky
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Niftyboi – Fine Girl
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Runtown – Unleash ft. Fekky [New Video]
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Sports
Onyekuru Pleased To Score First Galatasaray Goal
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No Ronaldo, no fans - Real Madrid have lowest La Liga attendance in 10 years
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VIDEO: Mohammed leads Enyimba past Djoilba
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Real Madrid 2 Getafe 0: Bale gives Lopetegui first LaLiga win
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CAFCC: Impressive Enyimba Grab Away Win Against Djoliba
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Djoliba 0 Enyimba 1: Farouk Mohammed seals away win for People’s Elephants
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Sarri considering giving up smoking as Chelsea adapt to his tactical tweaks
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Roundup: Onyekuru Nets Galatasaray Winner; Balogun, Troost-Ekong, Kalu Make Debuts
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Premier League Team of the Week
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VIDEO: Josef Martinez ties MLS single-season scoring record
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'It's going to be a tough season' - Brighton's Hughton not getting carried away despite Man Utd win
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William Troost-Ekong debuts, Seko Fofona scores as Udinese hold Parma
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Technology
9Mobile You and Me Codes For Family and Friends
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Twitter could soon live stream High School Football games across the U.S.
Innov8tiv Innov8tiv - Blacks In Technology in USA, UK, Caribbean Islands & Africa Football fans around the U.S. are gearing up for another sport-filled season of high school football across the country. Though the rest of the world know football as soccer, to the Americans football is more like rugby but with players wearing helmets and body protection gears. But that’s beside the point. Adidas has announced that […] Twitter could soon live stream High School Football games across the U.S. Felix Omondi
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‘Fake’ American pastor ‘who came to save Uganda’ arrested after assaulting a Hotel employee
Innov8tiv Innov8tiv - Blacks In Technology in USA, UK, Caribbean Islands & Africa Police in Uganda took to Twitter (the very same platform the Ugandan government is taxing thereby restricting widespread use of social media) to thank netizens for sharing a video of an American pastor, Jimmy Taylor who was captured assaulting a hotel employee. Jimmy Taylor, the supposed ‘pastor from America who came to save Uganda’ is […] ‘Fake’ American pastor ‘who came to save Uganda’ arrested after assaulting a Hotel employee Felix Omondi
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The World pays tribute to the late Kofi Annan who passed after a short illness
Innov8tiv Innov8tiv - Blacks In Technology in USA, UK, Caribbean Islands & Africa The charismatic Ghanaian national, Kofi Annan, who lived in Switzerland and served as the first Secretary General to the United Nation from 1997 to 2006 has passed away. Many will remember him as a career diplomat who had unrivaled charisma and apathy befitting of a world-leader. Leaders all over the world are sending their condolescense: […] The World pays tribute to the late Kofi Annan who passed after a short illness Felix Omondi
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SA’s Crypto-startup jfGi has launched a simplified version of Cryptocurrency trading
Innov8tiv Innov8tiv - Blacks In Technology in USA, UK, Caribbean Islands & Africa jfGi, a Cape Town-based cryptocurrency startup, has launched a new platform it believes will simplify the process of transacting in bitcoins and generally the Cryptocurrencies trading. jfGi, which stands for ‘just for Getting it,’ says it has linked users’ Twitter usernames to their public Bitcoin addresses. That means users will not need to remember the […] SA’s Crypto-startup jfGi has launched a simplified version of Cryptocurrency trading Felix Omondi
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Making the Decision on your Nigeria’s First Job
Fresh Graduates: Do not be trapped in the illusion of the “best jobs”. In Nigeria, most times, the best jobs are the ones that PAY highest. You may not like, say a bank job, because of the extreme intensity of waking up at 5am and making it home at 10pm in Lagos. But usually, at the end of the month, bank jobs deliver great digits when the alerts come. Nonetheless, you do not like that job because it could break you. That makes sense; yet, you do not have to stay there for long. All you need is to map… The post Making the Decision on your Nigeria’s First Job appeared first on Tekedia.
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Yvonne Chaka Chaka appointed NEPAD Goodwill Ambassador for TB and Nutrition
Innov8tiv Innov8tiv - Blacks In Technology in USA, UK, Caribbean Islands & Africa World-renowned music legend Yvonne Chaka Chaka is now the NEPAD Agency’s Goodwill Ambassador for TB and nutrition. Yvonne, who is now a role model across the African continents is praised by many for compassion for other people’s welfare, which can be seen throughout her musical career. She has a history of promoting literacy, advancing the […] Yvonne Chaka Chaka appointed NEPAD Goodwill Ambassador for TB and Nutrition Milicent Atieno
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SA Female Entrepreneur Challenge seeks to empower young women and mothers in business | #0to6matters
Innov8tiv Innov8tiv - Blacks In Technology in USA, UK, Caribbean Islands & Africa The SA Female Entrepreneur Challenge – #0to6matters – is a program by Innovation Edge and The Startup History. The program seeks to answer the question: “How might we create environments that support positive early life experiences for children in Khayelitsha between the ages of zero (conception) to six?” Female entrepreneurs who get voted as the […] SA Female Entrepreneur Challenge seeks to empower young women and mothers in business | #0to6matters Milicent Atieno
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Key Insights On Digital Activities Across Some North African Countries
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Kenya Airways – Airline partner of AfriLabs Annual Gathering 2018
Innov8tiv Innov8tiv - Blacks In Technology in USA, UK, Caribbean Islands & Africa AfriLabs; the largest pan-African network of 100 technology and innovation centers across 30 African countries is happy to announce that Kenya Airways is an ‘Airline Partner’ of the 2018 AfriLabs Annual Gathering. Kenya Airways will extend to the participants a special discount on all published Business and Economy Class return air fares on their direct […] Kenya Airways – Airline partner of AfriLabs Annual Gathering 2018 Innov8tiv.com
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Ilhan Omar wins Dem Primary in Minnesota 5th Congressional District; She’s Black, a Woman, a Muslim and Somali-American
Innov8tiv Innov8tiv - Blacks In Technology in USA, UK, Caribbean Islands & Africa There has been this ‘overstatement’ that has been doing rounds that goes ‘when the U.S. sneezes, the rest of the world catches a cold.’ Well, lately (actually since 2016) the U.S. has been coughing out a lot of prejudice, xenophobia, racism, and outright negative biases against the Islam religion. Well, that is the politics of […] Ilhan Omar wins Dem Primary in Minnesota 5th Congressional District; She’s Black, a Woman, a Muslim and Somali-American Milicent Atieno
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African Fintech Unconference 2018 Set to Boost Industry Collaboration
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Health
What Kofi Annan achieved in healthcare
Global health bodies are among the ones that are sending the most eulogies about Kofi Annan. But what did he do the health sector? “It is my aspiration that health finally will be seen not as a blessing to be wished for, but as a human right to be fought for.” — Kofi Annan Since [...] The post What Kofi Annan achieved in healthcare appeared first on healthnews.africa.
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Occupational Health Nurses Vacancies at Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC)
Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) is the pioneer and a leader in the oil and gas industry in Nigeria. We invest heavily in our employees, which is reflected in our industry-leading development programmes.   We are recruiting to fill ...
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Thanks to PEPFAR, Nigeria now has a national HIV data repository
Nigeria’s new HIV national data repository now receives de-identified patient data from health facilities nationwide Nigeria now has a National Data Repository which is partnership between the Federal Ministry of health and Presidents Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The repository receives de-identified patient data from across health facilities providing HIV testing and treatment services [...] The post Thanks to PEPFAR, Nigeria now has a national HIV data repository appeared first on healthnews.africa.
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Top Ten News Items on Health, 17th August 2018
U.S., FG, others fund $11m new Demographic Health Survey in Nigeria. World Bank Approves $20m to Support Nigeria’s BHCPF. WHO to donate 31 million doses of Yellow fever vaccines to Nigeria. UMD, PEPFAR, CDC Launch Data Centre for HIV/AIDS Monitoring. Kogi vows to domesticate anti-HIV stigma law. Ondo State Govt. approves 5 mother/child hospitals. FCT deploys EOC [...] The post Top Ten News Items on Health, 17th August 2018 appeared first on Nigeria Health Watch.
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Pink Oak to sponsor treatment of 25 cancer patients in 5 months
The Pink Oak Cancer Trust is excited to announce that it is working with its partners to raise N100 million and sponsor the treatment of 25 or more cancer patients between August and December 2018. The Pink Oak Governing Board under the leadership of Mr. Fola Adeola has given an approval for this to happen in [...] The post Pink Oak to sponsor treatment of 25 cancer patients in 5 months appeared first on Nigeria Health Watch.
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Latest Health Jobs In Nigeria Published On 16th August 2018
Head of Mission, COOPI – Cooperazione Internazionale, Abuja, deadline 20th August, 2018. Apply for this job Nurse, Premiere Urgence Internationale (PUI), Borno, deadline 20th August, 2018. Apply for this job Reproductive Health Midwife, International Rescue Committee (IRC), Borno, deadline 6th September, 2018. Apply for this job Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Specialist, DevTech Systems, Inc., [...] The post Latest Health Jobs In Nigeria Published On 16th August 2018 appeared first on Nigeria Health Watch.
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Crafting tailored training to improve healthcare leadership capacity: The LEAPS example
“Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” Jim John Continuous capacity development is integral in healthcare service delivery and administration. But to be able to meet up with the continuously evolving and demanding expectations of the complex Nigerian healthcare system, healthcare professionals, policymakers and administrators must keep building their [...] The post Crafting tailored training to improve healthcare leadership capacity: The LEAPS example appeared first on Nigeria Health Watch.
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Nigeria gets over $16 million to end polio
The last time Nigeria reported a case of wild poliovirus was 2 years ago. It just got over $16m funding to end polio In a statement issued today, Rotary revealed the announcement is coming as Nigeria marks two years without any reported cases of wild poliovirus, following four reported cases in 2016. The $16.1 million [...] The post Nigeria gets over $16 million to end polio appeared first on healthnews.africa.
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Fatal cholera outbreak hits at least 4 communities in Abuja
 Cholera kills 7 in Abuja Nigeria’s capital city of Abuja has confirmed it is dealing with a cholera outbreak which has already claimed 7 lives. Until now, media reports had focused on outbreaks in Nigeria’s northern regions. Since its spread to Abuja, it has ravaged Mpape, Ushafa, sauka communities and Kubwa village. Confirming the outbreak, [...] The post Fatal cholera outbreak hits at least 4 communities in Abuja appeared first on healthnews.africa.
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New partnership to provide vaccine access to 8 million people in Liberia, Uganda and Kenya
Gavi and partners will deploy 50,000 community health workers to serve 34 million Africans by 2021 A new partnership will bring vaccines to millions of people living in remote areas across Liberia, Uganda, and Kenya. The partnership involves Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, The Audacious Project, Last Mile Health and Living Goods. In a statement, Gavi [...] The post New partnership to provide vaccine access to 8 million people in Liberia, Uganda and Kenya appeared first on healthnews.ng.
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Gavi and Global Fund to expand mHealth project in Burkina Faso
Mhealth will improve national data collection and strengthen Burkina Faso’s health information system The global vaccine alliance, Gavi, has announced it is teaming up with the Global Fund to  co-fund the expansion of the mhealth project that allows Burkina Faso’s health ministry to use digital tablets both to improve national data collection and to strengthen [...] The post Gavi and Global Fund to expand mHealth project in Burkina Faso appeared first on healthnews.ng.
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From Onitsha to Silicon Valley: Teen girls’ app may save Nigerians from fake drugs
Save a Soul, a team of five students from the Regina Pacis Secondary School Onitsha in Anambra State, won a place in this year’s global finals of the Technovation Challenge in Silicon Valley, California, USA. The Technovation program mentors young girls around the globe on how to use technology to solve problems in their communities. [...] The post From Onitsha to Silicon Valley: Teen girls’ app may save Nigerians from fake drugs appeared first on Nigeria Health Watch.
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Education
UNILAG Post UTME Result 2018/2019 [UPDATED]
University of Lagos, UNILAG post UTME result for the 2018/2019 academic session is out. Candidates that participated in the post ...Read 'UNILAG Post UTME Result 2018/2019 [UPDATED]'
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BUK Direct Entry Admission Screening Form 2018/2019
Bayero University Kano, BUK direct entry screening exercise registration for the 2018/2019 academic session has commenced.This is to inform all ...Read 'BUK Direct Entry Admission Screening Form 2018/2019'
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Federal Cooperative College, Oji River Admission Form 2018/2019
Federal Cooperative College, Oji River has commenced the sales of admission form for 2018/2019 Academic Session.The management and staff of ...Read 'Federal Cooperative College, Oji River Admission Form 2018/2019'
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UNIUYO Postgraduate Screening / Entrance Exam Schedule 2018/2019
University of Uyo, UNIUYO postgraduate entrance examination/screening test dates for the 2018/2019 academic session have been released.This is to inform ...Read 'UNIUYO Postgraduate Screening / Entrance Exam Schedule 2018/2019'
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IMSU Post UTME Result 2018/2019
IMSU Post UTME Result - The management of the Imo State University (IMSU) has released the results of all the ...Read 'IMSU Post UTME Result 2018/2019'
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Covenant University Postgraduate Admission List 2018/2019 (1st Batch)
Covenant University postgraduate admission list (first batch) for the 2018/2019 academic session. Candidates can now check your admission status online.This ...Read 'Covenant University Postgraduate Admission List 2018/2019 (1st Batch)'
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Eid-El-Kabir: FG Declares August 21, 22 Public Holidays
 The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, 21st and Wednesday 22nd August, 2018 as  public holidays to mark Eid-el-Kabir Celebration.The Federal ...Read 'Eid-El-Kabir: FG Declares August 21, 22 Public Holidays'
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Kwara State College of Health Technology Offa Admission List 2018/2019 (1st, 2nd & 3rd Batch)
Kwara State College of Health Technology, Offa, OFFAHEALTHTECH first, second and third batch admission list for the 2018/2019 academic session ...Read 'Kwara State College of Health Technology Offa Admission List 2018/2019 (1st, 2nd & 3rd Batch)'
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DELSU Departmental Cut Off Marks 2018/2019
Delta State University, DELSU departmental cut-off marks for the 2018/2019 academic session admission exercise.Following the release of  Delta State University, ...Read 'DELSU Departmental Cut Off Marks 2018/2019'
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ABSU Postgraduate Admission Form 2018/2019
ABSU Postgraduate Form - The management of the Abia State University (ABSU) is now selling the application forms for admission ...Read 'ABSU Postgraduate Admission Form 2018/2019'
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UNN Admission Cut-Off Mark Disclaimer Notice 2018/2019
University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN admission cut-off mark disclaimer notice for the 2018/2019 academic session.The attention of the Management of ...Read 'UNN Admission Cut-Off Mark Disclaimer Notice 2018/2019'
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UNN Postgraduate Screening Test / Entrance Exam Schedule 2018/2019
University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN postgraduate admission screening exercise (Computer Based Screening Test) timetable for the 2018/2019 academic session.This is ...Read 'UNN Postgraduate Screening Test / Entrance Exam Schedule 2018/2019'
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Jobs
General Service Officer at British High Commission Abuja
British High Commission is recruiting to fill the position below;Job Title: General Service OfficerLocation: AbujaType of Position: PermanentStarting monthly salary: N315,328  Main purpose of job:To provide administrative and logistical support to the General Service and Protocol Unit of the British High Commission Abuja tasked with delivering an effective protocol service to the Mission and its officers in Nigeria.Roles and responsibilities    Inductions for  UK based staff at post (new arrivals)     Facilitate clearance of small Unaccompanied Airfreight shipments for officers    Processing of Nigerian residence visas for diplomatic staff    Issuing Diplomatic notes to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs    Arranging local third party insurance cover for official and private vehicles.    Processing of Diplomatic plate numbers.    Regular Interface with Government Ministries/parastatals on various protocol related matters.    Day to day interaction with other Diplomatic Missions arranging third country visas for British Diplomats and Locally engaged Staff travelling on official business.    Processing of import and export permits for pets.    Ensuring that invoices from various stakeholders are scrutinized, vetted and processed for payment.    Liaise with British Deputy High Commission Lagos colleagues on various protocol related matters and providing feedback.    Providing general administrative support to the General Services Unit including filing, word processing, photocopying and any other tasks as assigned by the Head of Unit.Essential qualifications, skills and experience      A positive approach to undertaking routine work with a high degree of accuracy as well as a willingness to take on new task    Good keyboard skills and familiarity with Microsoft windows (notably MS word and MS excel)    A very strong command of written and spoken English is essential. resilience    Level of language required: Proficient    Inter-personal skills are also important as the successful candidate will be liaising with a large number of business organisations on a daily basis.Desirable qualifications, skills and experience      Candidates must have a valid Nigerian Driving Licence as the candidate may be expected to self drive to the various government ministriesRequired competencies  Collaborating and Partnering, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace, Demonstrating ResilienceHow to applyInterested candidates should;Click here to applyApplication Deadline Date31st August, 2018.
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Planning and System Economics Analyst at Coca-Cola Company
The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is the world's largest beverage company, refreshing consumers with more than 500 sparkling and still brands.At The Coca-Cola Company you can cultivate your career in a challenging and dynamic environment. We are the largest manufacturer and distributor of nonalcoholic drinks in the world-selling more than 1 billion drinks a day. Unlock your full potential with a future-focused company that is known and respected throughout the world.We recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Planning and System Economics AnalystRef Id: R-03914Location: LagosDepartment: FinanceJob Type: Full timeCurrent Grade (If job already exists): 10Position OverviewThe role will be responsible for budgetary management of the Franchise DME, administering the MEM tool, while ensuring compliance with Company Standard Practices and Procedures.Contributes to provide the Franchise teams with accurate analysis, benchmarks and reports on a timely manner to ensure optimal allocation of resources in implementation of the Company’s business strategies.Contributes to develop and provide details for a holistic view of the value creation across the system in order to support Region Finance Managers to identify risks & opportunities across the system within its specific Region.Supports Finance organization on system thinking related to financial policies, programs, company investments, long-range goals and objectives.This position provides accurate system economics analysis, insights, benchmarks and reports in a Region System Economics function. Supports Region System Economics Manager and Region Finance Manager in guiding the business by providing deep understanding of the financial condition and economics of the system.Job SummaryThe role will be responsible for budgetary management of the Franchise DME, administering the MEM tool, while ensuring compliance with Company Standard Practices and Procedures.Contributes to provide the Franchise teams with accurate analysis, benchmarks and reports on a timely manner to ensure optimal allocation of resources in implementation of the Company’s business strategies.Contributes to develop and provide details for a holistic view of the value creation across the system in order to support Region Finance Managers to identify risks & opportunities across the system within its specific Region.Supports Finance organization on system thinking related to financial policies, programs, company investments, long-range goals and objectives.This position provides accurate system economics analysis, insights, benchmarks and reports in a Region System Economics function. Supports Region System Economics Manager and Region Finance Manager in guiding the business by providing deep understanding of the financial condition and economics of the system.Key Duties/Responsibilities (including the percentage of time spent or required for each activity)Coordinate the Central Franchise Marketing DME for RE process (% of Time): Compile expected monthly DME expenses & submit monthly figures to Finance manager and RFMsStrategic & Annual Business Planning (BP) – Support CMI manager on the annual DME Business Planning process by:Serving as marketing expense controller (MEC)for the BU. manage overspendsUpload BP DME in Financial system as per submissions and direction by Business Unit leadership within the stipulated BP financials guidelineSummarize DME by Country, by Brand category.Track IMC Charters and Assets - Per Global policyBudget Management and Control - Daily. Check that no supplements/returns are made outside BP without FD/MD approval.Share RE narratives for DME Vs ActualsBlackline approval for JVs relating to DMEPrespend reclass analysis and JV preparationGL analysis for PL and balance sheet linesEffecting monthly MPP accruals and reversals on the systemAnalyzing currency exchange fluctuations as they relate to DME spend for FOs with currencies different from USDEffect timely DME freeze & shifts on directives from BU leadership and approved RFA’sEffect timely DFR budget supplements on directives from franchiseBrand Contribution Report - Monthly update and Communicate key deviation to finance and marketing teamsBe the Financial consultant relating for Marketing associates on Marketing Expenditure MgtProcess Improvement (40%): Supports BU P&A Team to achieve efficient, effective and sustainable finance processes and transactionsProvides support to Finance Managers on reports/updates needed in Planning systemWorks with process owners to identify and implement continuous improvements in processes, systems and proceduresActs as a part of the process and ensures standard processes are followed.Contributes in providing a complete view of the value creation across the system (10%): Understands, applies and articulates accounting and tax implications of all value sharing modelsDetermines value creation between all parties from suppliers to consumers by preparing the system value chainProvides accurate system economics analysis and reports and supports Region System Economics ManagersSupports Region System Economics Manager to analyze and assess gaps and to identify revenue growth opportunities and commercial opportunitiesUnderstands and provides the system revenue strategic framework from Long-Term (Long Range Plan) to yearly projectionsSupports in defining system investment and program risks and provides recommendations like:Bottler support investments, rebatesCold Drink Equipment and Bottler Capital Investments, etc.Performs financial analysis and performance tracking for investment decisionsNew launches (extension, delist)Cold Drink Equipment investmentsDifferent OBPPC structuresPre, post promotion analysisCAPPRS performance trackingValidate proof of purchase of CAPPRSCustomizes Financial Guidelines and ensures guidelines are applied within Region (40%): System Health Corridor guidelinesConcentrate Pricing modelsNew product development guidelinesIncidence guidelinesCAPPRS tracking guidelinesCommunication Complexities: Internal: BU Planning & Analysis Manager (problem solving, brain storming, receives guidance, supervision, coaching)Region Finance Manager (service requests, issue management)Group planning team (Feedback on expectations/Client Management)Financial Services Representative (Following up Feedback on queries)Group and Business Unit Strategic Planning, Technical, and PAC Managers/Analysts (partner, support, data validation)Analysis: This position consists of routine tasks or processes in accordance with predetermined, clearly defined steps. It also requires sophisticated and contemporary information management and superior analytic skills and expertise. The individual must also possess exceptional collaboration and organization skills/capabilities; with the ability to multi-task, set priorities and meet deadlines.Judgment and Decision Making: The rules set in agreed deliverables will be used to regulate transactions between BU and the Region.Contributes on creating the structure for business cases, assigns resources in the system and establishes processes and routines.Innovation: Indicate this job's responsibility for new processes, systems, or products.Supports continuous improvement by applying standardized processes and templates.Supervisory Responsibilities: No direct reportsQualifications / Competencies / Skills Foundational competencies: Analytical skillsInfluencing and negotiation skillsFinancial knowledgeOptimizing strategic relationships and networksAttention to detailCommunicating effectivelyThinking systemicallyUnderstanding the systemActing as a team memberPlanning and organizingDemonstrating self-confidenceTechnical skills: Financial analysisPlanning and forecasting skillsPerformance managementGAAP, cost accounting / analysisExcellent computer skills (i.e. Excel)Related Experience Requirements/ Qualifications: Minimum 3 to 4 years of experienceAccounting experience is a strong plusEducational RequirementsMinimum: University/Advanced degreePostgraduate/Master’s degreePreferred: Doctorate/JD/Ph.D./MDThe key success-criteria is: Provides accurate analysis and reportsMeets deadlinesBecause of the necessary interaction with other departments, good interpersonal relationships are essential.Leadership Behaviors: Drive Innovation: Generate new or unique solutions and embrace new ideas that help sustain our business(encompassing everything from continuous improvement to new product and package innovation).Collaborate With System, Customers, and Other Stakeholders: Develop and leverage relationships with stakeholders to approximately stretch and impact the System (Company and Bottler).Act Like An Owner: Deliver results, creating value for our Brands, our System, our customers, and key stakeholders.Inspire Others: Inspire people to deliver our mission and 2020 Vision, demonstrate passion for the business and give people a reason to believe anything is possible.Develop Self and Others: Develop self and support others' development to achieve full potential.Growth Behaviors: Growth Mindset: Demonstrates curiosity. Welcomes failure as a learning opportunity.Smart Risk: Makes bold decisions/recommendations.Externally Focused: Understands the upstream and downstream implications of his/her work. Tracks and shares external trends, best practices or ideas.Performance Driven and Accountable: Has high performance standards. Outperforms her/his peers.Fast/Agile: Removes barriers to move faster. Experiments and adapts. Thrives under pressure and fast pace.Empowered: Brings solutions instead of problems. Challenges the status quo. Has the courage to take an unpopular stance.How to ApplyInterested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply onlineApplication Deadline DateNot Specified.
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Senior Security Engineer, Automation at GitLab
Security Engineers at GitLab work on securing our product and on internal security. On the product side, this includes the open source version of GitLab.Job Title: Senior Security Engineer, AutomationLocation: LagosJob Details The Security Automation role focuses on developing internal tooling and automation mechanisms to scale the security team. While it is valuable to have a security background, ideally, we are seeking candidates who have a primary background of software development (DevSecOps), with some security experience, and are most passionate about developing tooling and automation.ResponsibilitiesBuild security tooling and automation for internal use that enable the security team to operate at high speed and wide scaleAssess security tools and integrate tools as neededAssist with recruiting activities and administrative workDefine and own metrics and key performance indicators to determine the effectiveness of security programsDefine, implement, and monitor security measures to protect RequirementsPrevious experience on a Security Operations team, especially experience coordinating responses to security incidentsExtensive scripting/coding experience with one or more languagesExtensive knowledge of Internet security issues, cloud architectures, and threat landscapeSolid understanding of the Software as a Service (SaaS) modelExperience with Cloud Computing Platforms - especially GCP and GCP-related servicesExcellent written and verbal communication skillsDemonstrable teamwork skills and resourcefulnessFamiliarity with cloud security controls and best practicesPassion for open sourceLinux experience (e.g. Ubuntu)Network security experience (Routing, firewalls, VPNs, common services and protocols)How to applyInterested candidates should;Click here to applyApplication Deadline DateNot stated
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Sales Representative at Colette Patch Limited
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Head, Projects and Technical Services at Shell Petroleum Development Company
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Lead, Environmental Health Officer at Shell Petroleum Development Company
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Reckitt Benckiser (RB) Graduate Global Challenge 2018 - Nationwide
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HR Systems Implementation Consultant at Insidify (SeamlessHR)
Insidify (SeamlessHR), is recruiting qualified candidates for the position of: HR Systems Implementation Consultant. The position is located in Lagos State. Interested candidates should possess a Bachelor or Master's degree in Human Resources Management, Psychology, Business Admin, Marketing or any related fields.
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Coca-Cola Company Job Recruitment
The Coca-Cola Company, the world's largest beverage company, is currently recruiting for suitably qualified candidates for immediate employment into the following positions:
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Sales Executive at Peridot Forte Solutions Consulting Limited
Peridot Forte Solutions Consulting Limited is recruiting on behalf of its client to fill the position of: Sales Executive. The position is located in Sango Otta, Ogun State. Interested candidates should possess relevant qualification, with 4-5 years work experience.
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Senior Software Developer at an IT Company - Aldelia Group
Aldelia Group - Our client, an IT company, is recruiting to fill the position of: Senior Software Developer. The position is located in Lagos State. Interested candidates should possess a Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study.
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Planning and System Economics Analyst at the Coca-Cola Company
The Coca-Cola Company, is recruiting to fill the position of: Planning and System Economics Analyst. The position is located in Lagos State. Interested candidates should possess a minimum of University/Advanced degree, with 3 - 4 years work experience.
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Food
How to Peel and Devein Shrimp: A Step-by-Step Guide
For most people especially in Africa, deveining shrimp or prawn might be seen as completely unnecessary. I mean, take a look at our very own Okporo (Dried Prawn & Shrimp)...Who really has time to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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An Ode To Jollof
It deserves ALL the accolades. It includes my thoughts and voxpop, real views from real people on the Nigerian street. For bringing us to the table and kitchen, giving West African countries something to fight about 🙂 and something to unite over cc: #Jollofgate What do you think?
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Definition: Jollof Wars, #Jollofwarz
Jollof Wars. A compound phrase made up of two words: Jollof of a red, spiced rice dish loved in every city and town ‘South of the Sahara’ and along the coast of West Africa. Synonyms: Djolof, Benachim (Gambia); Thiéboudienne (Senegal) Wars a state of competition or hostility between different people or groups. “she was at war with her parents” Characteristics The […]
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Pepper Soup Spice Detective: Umilo/ Omilo But…
…still searching. And still, when in doubt, observe. When you don’t know the what or why or how, focus on what you can see, hear, smell, touch, feel, taste, focus on observing. I know one name of this peppersoup spice, from the market – it is umilo/ emilo/ omilo/ amilo in Itsekiri. Google searches have […]
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Jollof Rice Salad
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Black Panther - #WakandanCuisine
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Bell pepper omelette - Easy Egg Recipe
Thinking of a nice and easy breakfast dish to make? well i've got this easy bell pepper omelette recipe ready for you. It's fast and easy to make and all you need is just a few ingredients.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Quick Oven Baked Peppered Turkey
  Ingredients 12 seasoned turkey pieces 2 cups stew base 3 tablespoons oil Seasoning cube and salt – to taste   Directions Arrange turkey pieces in oven tray. Add on stew base, oil and seasoning. Cover with foil and poke holes or leave slightly open to allow steam escape Bake at 450F for [...] Quick Oven Baked Peppered Turkey appeared first on 9jafoodie | Nigerian Food Recipes.
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Areachops: An online takeaway, dine in, pick up & food delivery service.
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Areachops: An Online Takeaway, Dine In, Pick Up & Food Delivery Service
Are you a food lover? Sometimes you just crave a meal but it is so much hassle going to the restaurant because of that dreadful Lagos traffic! Are you a Restaurant, Food Outlet Owner or a Home-Kitchen Operator? Do you have loyal customers who can’t visit your restaurant as often as they want? [...] Areachops: An Online Takeaway, Dine In, Pick Up & Food Delivery Service appeared first on 9jafoodie | Nigerian Food Recipes.
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On Pepper Soup Spice & Finding Names
I am an explorer. The thrill of discovery is blood to my bones such that rifling – if you can call electonically paging through pdfs that – through documents about the organoplectic nature of xyz are adventure hunts for me. One of the things that I’m really concerned about, giving voice to is the names. […]
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