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Daily Archives: September 30, 2015

How will you be celebrating Nigerian Independence Day 2015?

How will you be celebrating Nigerian Independence Day 2015?

2015 marks the 55th year of Independence for the West African economic power-house.  October 1, marks the national day of Nigeria, and commemorates the country’s independence from ...

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Hair to stay: 5 successful African haircare enterpreneurs

Hair to stay: 5 successful African haircare enterpreneurs

African hair care is big business, and has come a long way in the past decade, with African entrepreneurship within the industry on the rise.    African women spend billions each ...

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Dreadlocks: 5 myths dispelled!

Dreadlocks: 5 myths dispelled!

Over the many years since they made their first appearance in Africa, many myths have been spread about dreadlocks. From causing damage to your scalp to being associated to drug u ...

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Senate proposes increased allocation to fuel depots

Senate proposes increased allocation to fuel depots

Nigeria's Upper Chamber of National Assembly (Senate) has urged the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to increase the allocation of refined and imported pet ...

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SciBono learning experience for Soweto students

SciBono learning experience for Soweto students

This past week, the IBBAMO foundation, a South African-based non-profit organisation limited by guarantee, sponsored a visit of Soweto High School kids to the SciBono Institute in ...

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Gauteng set to launch e-government department

Gauteng set to launch e-government department

The Gauteng Provincial Government announced plans are at an advanced stage in the establishment a department of e-Government. The initiative, which is mooted for South A ...

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Competition Commission raids furniture removal companies for the second time

Competition Commission raids furniture removal companies for the second time

Competition Commission today conducted a search and seizure (dawnraid) operation at the premises of four furniture removal companies accussed of contravention of the Com ...

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The African Model of Entrepreneurship

The African Model of Entrepreneurship

If you were to visualise an African entrepreneur, what would you see? An old woman selling tomatoes at the roadside? Young men selling ‘odds and sods’ at the traffic lights? Or a ...

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US Embassy funds empowerment projects

US Embassy funds empowerment projects

The United States Consulate General in Nigeria has awarded more than US$200 000 to organisations as grants for various social projects aimed at empowering local communit ...

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Nigeria Agency secures aid for flood victicms

Nigeria Agency secures aid for flood victicms

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has donated relief material to rain and wind storm victims in Kaduna State, Northwest Nigeria. The inclement weather ...

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