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Daily Archives: March 4, 2019

Konga Travel Promises Better Value, Convenience, As Booking Agency Debuts

Konga Travel, a technology-driven, revolutionary travel booking agency, has officially announced its much-awaited entry into the Nigerian market, with a suite of best-priced flight deals and high-value offerings for all categories of air travellers. The launch which officially raises the curtains on the company’s Omni-channel operations – online @ travel.konga.com and in every Konga store nationwide – is bound to ... Read More »

This Scourge Called Poverty

Personal Finance with Lanre Inspirati Oyetade  This scourge called poverty It is appalling to see what poverty can do to a man. I was watching the etv of South Africa during a workshop of the Capital Market Correspondents Association of Nigeria (CAMCAN) held at the Conference Hotel in Ijebu-ode, Ogun State, when I heard the news that, in a certain ... Read More »

A Practical Guide to Raising Catfish

Title: A Practical Guide to Raising Catfish Author: M.A. Morakinyo and G.O. Olaleye Publisher: Not Stated Date of Publication: 2009 Pages: 52 Reviewer: Lanre Inspirati Oyetade (0803 942 8648)   This is a season of efforts at self employment given the absence or insufficiency of funds from paid employment, and catfish farming has proved to be an attractive investment window for ... Read More »

Setting Healthcare Agenda For Nigeria

Nigeria’s health sector can match that of other developed countries in the coming political dispensation if advises by the country’s best brains in the sector are followed. In this sequel, Martin’s Ifijeh, who spoke to high powered healthcare stakeholders shared their various advisory templates which if implemented, would put the country’s healthcare on the global map With improved healthcare the ... Read More »

Keys to Successful Money Management

When we decide to use our money according to applicable scriptural principles, we soon see the need for planning and review. Notice some advice from the book of Proverbs: “Be diligent to know the state of your flocks, and attend to your herds; for riches are not forever, nor does a crown endure to all generations. When the hay is removed, ... Read More »

China Slams US Over ‘Unethical’ Stance On Huawei

The Chinese government lashed out at the U.S. campaign against telecommunications equipment maker Huawei Technologies on Monday even as it hailed progress in negotiations over trade and North Korean denuclearization. Taking questions from reporters ahead of Tuesday’s opening of the annual meeting of the National People’s Congress in Beijing, Zhang Yesui, a former ambassador to Washington, said the U.S. was ... Read More »

U.S. Congratulates Buhari

The U. S. has congratulated Nigeria on its successful presidential election and President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election. U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, in a statement, noted the assessments of international and domestic observer missions affirming the overall credibility of the election. Pompeo said the United States’ assessment was “in spite of localised violence and irregularities”. He called on ... Read More »

Aina Doubtful For Eagles, Seychelles Clash

Torino defender Ola Aina is doubtful for Nigeria’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against Seychelles later this month due to injury. Aina, who was initially named in Torino’s starting line-up for Sunday’s win against Chievo at the Stadio Olimpico, was replaced by Cristain Ansaldi after picking up the injury during the pre-match warm-up exercise. Torino are yet to ... Read More »

House Of Reps Still Lasts Until June — Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has said the life of the current House still lasts until the next three months, adding that there were many pending issues before shortly it. Dogara made this known in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Mr Turaki Hassan, on Sunday in Abuja. The ... Read More »

Gunmen Kill Three Soldiers In Rivers Community

Unknown gunmen, on Saturday, shot and killed three soldiers in the Obonoma community in the Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State. The gunmen, who were said to be in military uniform, invaded the Samson Jack military checkpoint in the community around 8pm and opened fire on the soldiers. Apart from the three soldiers killed by the hoodlums, several others ... Read More »