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Dupe, daughter of Africa’s late billionaire dazzles on BBC

By NDi News & Current Affairs Does entrepreneurship run in the blood? Dupe Abiola, the daughter of Africa’s business mogul and billionaire  the late Bashorun M.K.O Abiola was recently at the popular British Dragon show on BBC where she wowed the panelists with her charisma and business acumen. Dupe, a former British arttoney quit her job to start this...
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Energy Development in Nigeria: Call for Paper

ENERGY FOR DEVELOPMENT: NIMechE CALLS FOR TECHNICAL PAPER PRESENTATION The professionals have equal obligation to contribute to national development through their respective vocation as the government. Their technical expertise and vast experiences cannot be ignored by any serious policy makers. In your heads, lie the solutions to the varying problems...
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Experts pick holes in ICT Policy draft

Report written by DAYO OKETOLA | Published in the Nigerian Punch Newspaper | MARCH 12, 2012 Information Communications Technology stakeholders, who discussed the draft ICT policy document at a public forum in Lagos, on Friday, offered constructive criticism to make the policy more robust for industry growth, writes DAYO OKETOLA There...
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Nigeria’s Poverty Map

About 61 percent of oil-rich Nigeria’s citizens lived in absolute poverty in 2010, existing on less than $1 a day and unable to afford the bare necessities, a report by the National Statistics Bureau stated. The NBS announced yesterday that the number of impoverished Nigerians “rose to 60.9 per cent...
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