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Billionaire who built his business on sand
Azikel Group of Companies Dr. Eruani Azibapu Guaranty Trust Bank Port Harcourt Saturday Magazine Weekend Beats

Billionaire who built his business on sand

Dr. Eruani Azibapu, President of Azikel Group of Companies At the glass house office of Azikel Group of Companies in Ogbogura community of Bayelsa State, the staff are few. But the traffic of tippers loading sand at the dredging site, to a discerning eye, tells the true story of the […]

Reactions as Wizkid set the internet buzzing with Gucci Snake
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Reactions as Wizkid set the internet buzzing with Gucci Snake

SlimCase Just as fans of the Starboy Record chief and lead artiste, Wizkid, were trying to come over the Fever, he recently created with Mavin Record diva, Tiwa Savage, the music heavyweight again got the internet buzzing with the release of his much talked about single, Gucci Snake during the week. […]

Excitement as Linda Ekwem bags UK Fellowship
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Excitement as Linda Ekwem bags UK Fellowship

In the Nigerian medical practice, particularly in Obstetrics and Gynecology, the name, Dr. Linda Christianah Ekwem, rings a bell. In the Nigerian medical practice, particularly in Obstetrics and Gynecology, the name, Dr. Linda Christianah Ekwem, rings a bell. The Deputy Chief Medical Director of popular Port Harcourt, Rivers State health […]

CultureTree opens centre in London, to promote African languages
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CultureTree opens centre in London, to promote African languages

Some African kids learning craft at the CultureTree Centre in London Culturetree Centre, a creative space dedicated to preserving and promoting African languages, arts and culture for Africans especially Nigerians living in London, recently threw its doors open amidst pomp and fanfare. Gbemisola Isimi, CEO and Founder of CultureTree told […]

Blackson, Thusi, Erskine host AFRIMA 2018
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Blackson, Thusi, Erskine host AFRIMA 2018

Ahead of this year’s All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), the African Union Commission, AUC, in partnership with the award organisers and the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Ghana, have announced Michael Blackson, Pearl Thusi and Anita Erskine as the host and hostesses, who will hold the live stage of […]

Excitement, as Legend Hotel opens in Lagos
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Excitement, as Legend Hotel opens in Lagos

Chief Executive of Oando, Adewale Tinubu, (left); Chief Executive Officer, Access Bank Plc., Herbert Wigwe ; Chairman/ Chief Executive Officer, BUA Group, Abdul SamadRabiu; President of Dangote Group, Alhaji AlikoDangote; Chief Executive Officer, Hilton, Chris Nassetta; Director of Quits Hospitality Limited, Sam Iwuajoku ; Minister of State for Aviation, Nigeria, […]

Sustainability set to shape new standard of tourism statistics
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Sustainability set to shape new standard of tourism statistics

Zurab Pololikashvili, UNWTO Secretary General The World Tourism Organization’s (UNWTO) initiative Measuring the Sustainability of Tourism (MST) received a boost last week when its working group met in Madrid. After successful pilot studies to produce credible and comparable data, the initiative is on track with its aim of getting the […]

Continental pip for dependable actor, Gideon Okeke
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Continental pip for dependable actor, Gideon Okeke

Nigerian filmmakers who were in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda, last weekend for the 14th edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) didn’t come back empty- handed. Although they lost most of the coveted technical awards to the ambitious South African feature, Five Fingers of Marseilles, and to a […]

‘Buhari appointed me to bring peace, development to Niger Delta’
Interview Niger Delta NIIA Professor Charles Quaker Dokubo Rivers state Saturday Magazine

‘Buhari appointed me to bring peace, development to Niger Delta’

Professor Charles Quaker Dokubo was born in Abonnema, Akuku Toru Council of Rivers State, where he had his primary and secondary school education before proceeding to the University of Teesside, Middleborough, in the United Kingdom (UK) and a course in Modern History and Politics at the University of Bradford. He […]

‘FG’s Visa-On-Arrival policy boosts tourism’
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‘FG’s Visa-On-Arrival policy boosts tourism’

Members of Latin America Motorcyclists Association (LAMA)during their visit to the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, in Abuja The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the Federal Government’s Visa-On-Arrival Policy has started yielding fruits, especially in the tourism sector which has been boosted […]

Children’s school enrolment on decline amid free meal scheme, national campaign
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Children’s school enrolment on decline amid free meal scheme, national campaign

In January this year, an annual national school enrolment campaign was flagged off by the federal government as part of efforts to reduce the rate of out-of-school children in the country. The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, kicked off the campaign at the Tudun Salmanu Primary School, Bauchi State. […]

‘Why chemical engineers are perceived as real drivers of national development’
Interview Rahamon Adisa Bello Saturday Magazine

‘Why chemical engineers are perceived as real drivers of national development’

Prof Rahamon Adisa Bello The immediate past Vice Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Prof Rahamon Adisa Bello, joins the septuagenarian club today as he clocks 70. As a result, the Chemical Engineering Professor will be taking his exit from the university system where he has operated since 1977 […]

Lagos endorses Luxury Lifestyle Summit, as organisers unveil speakers for 2018
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Lagos endorses Luxury Lifestyle Summit, as organisers unveil speakers for 2018

Deji Ajomale – Mcword, convener, African Sports Tourism Week; Funke Osae – Brown, publisher Luxury Reporter and Tope Ogbeni – Awe, Chief Service Officer, Topcomm PR at the Lagos Luxury Lifestyle Summit 2018 Press Conference. Following a successful maiden edition last year that brought together guests from both private and […]