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Victoria Farms, Imo Economic Summit Group Backs Startups Weekend December 3-4 2021

This years theme is “Building the Future” and it will expose participants to the innovation driven entrepreneurship paradigm. It will feature practical training/learning, conversations, networking

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NCC To Auction 5G Spectrum in December

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has officially declared that the auction of the 3.5 Gigahertz (3.5 GHz) spectrum for the deployment of Fifth Generation (5G) technology in Nigeria, will take

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US Reopens Borders After 20 Months

Long lines formed at border crossings and anxious relatives gathered at airports Monday as the United States reopened to vaccinated visitors, ending 20 months of Covid-19 restrictions that separated families,

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BREAKING: Zuga-Coin To Commence Withdrawal In 3 Categories; 1000, 500 & 50 Dollars Daily November 11, 2021 BY ARCHBISHOP PROF SAM ZUGA

Before I go into details, I want everyone to know that Samzuga Business Empire that owns ZUGACOIN was first registered in United Arab Emirates. Nigeria is only one of the

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Global Crypto Market Value Exceeds $3tn For First Time

The world cryptocurrency market is worth more than $3 trillion for the first time, according to calculations Monday, as mainstream investors increasingly jump on board. The value has reached $3.007

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Uber Loses Court Battle Over Whether Its Drivers Are Permanent Employees

Uber drivers in the Netherlands are entitled to the same employment benefits as taxi drivers, a court has ruled. Judges in Amsterdam said drivers working for the ride-hailing app fall

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Gov Ikpeazu Reduces Revenue Tickets Price, Bans Sale to Okada, Keke Riders on Public Holidays

Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has banned the sale of revenue tickets to commercial motorbike and tricycle operators known as Okada and Keke riders in the state. According to by

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Imo Signage Agency Hosts 6 Southern States’ Regulatory Agencies July 14

ThankGod Emeh, OWERRI. The Imo State Signage and Advertisement Agency, IMSAA is set to hold Signage regulatory agencies from six states in the southern part of Nigeria in Owerri on

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Pentagon Scraps $10 Billion Cloud Contract Amid Amazon-Microsoft Rift

The Pentagon said Tuesday it scrapped a massive $10 billion cloud computing contract, sidestepping a bitter dispute between Amazon and Microsoft over allegations of political bias that swayed the bidding.

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Didi Shares Plunge As China Cracks Down

Shares of Didi Chuxing plunged in pre-market trading Tuesday after Beijing required app stores to pull the Chinese ride-hailing program as part of a widening crackdown on technology companies. The Cyberspace Administration

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Dubai Relaxes Flight Protocol For Nigerians

Restrictions on direct flights between Nigeria and the United Arab Emirates have been lifted after a long-standing disagreement between both countries. The dispute was over the use of rapid COVID-19

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Simple Best Approach To Making it in Business and Life Ventures

By Anthony Madumere. I usually visit the local market in my area for some business transactions. It is part of my job description to go there daily. Over time, I

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NEPC Charges SMEs To Embrace Modern Product Packaging For Exports

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has charged Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to embrace modern packaging of their products to make required impact on both domestic and export markets.

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IMSAA Set to Carry Out Enumeration Exercise Mid December, Calls For Full Support from Business Owners

ThankGod Emeh. The Management of Imo Signage and Advertisement Agency, IMSAA said it has concluded plans to carry out full enumeration of business outfits in the state in the build-up

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FG N75bn Youth Fund: NIRSAL Microfinance Bank Gets Framework For Disbursement

The Central Bank of Nigeria has released the framework for NIRSAL Microfinance Bank to commence the disbursement of the N75bn Nigeria Youth Investment Fund. In The latest announcement, the CBN

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IMSAA Calls For Proper Registration, Placement of Bill Boards in Imo

Imo State Signage and Advertisement Agency (IMSAA) has called on banks, churches, hotels, private and public organisations to ensure they clear from and register with the agency before placing any

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UAE Energy Minister Explains Why Oil Prices Could Soon Skyrocket

UAE Energy Minister Suheil al-Mazrouei said on Monday current low oil and gas prices are unsustainable and warned that if they last longer, it could lead to energy shocks. Mazrouei

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US Suspends Flights By Chinese Airlines in New Spat With Beijing

Washington on Wednesday ordered the suspension of all flights by Chinese airlines into and out of the United States after Beijing failed to allow American carriers to resume services to

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Arise Africa Holds Entrepreneurial Training Webinar, Promises Sponsorship To Youths

In the face of the COVID-19 Pandemic and the harsh challenge of job security, scarcity of food as well as earning a comfortable living, Arise Africa, a media platform in a

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COVID-19: Nigeria Heading Towards Economic Recession- Finance Minister

The Finance minister, Zainab Ahmed, said the coronavirus pandemic and falling oil prices are impacting negatively on the federation’s revenues and foreign exchange earnings. The Minister made this known after the

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Facebook to pay $52 mn Settlement For Trauma To Content Reviewers

Facebook has agreed to a $52 million court settlement to compensate content moderators who suffered mental trauma from the graphic and violent images they were required to review, plaintiff lawyers

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Samsung Heir Apologises Over Corruption Scandal

The heir to the Samsung empire bowed in apology Wednesday for company misconduct including a controversial plan for him to ascend to the leadership of the world’s largest smartphone maker.

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Facebook Set to Permit Creators, Musicians Charge For Livestream Access

Facebook Live will be overhauled as the coronavirus lockdown forces entertainment industries online. Facebook has announced sweeping changes to its Facebook Live platform, including plans to let artists charge for

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ICANN Rules Against Private Equity Group Running Charity-haven .org

The agency that oversees internet addresses late Thursday rejected a controversial bid to let a private equity firm control the .org online neighborhood known as a haven for nonprofits. Ethos

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Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey Pedges $1 bn for COVID-19 Relief Effort

Twitter co-founder and chief executive Jack Dorsey said Tuesday he was committing $1 billion of his personal fortune to coronavirus relief through his philanthropic fund. Dorsey said in a series