Daily Archives: February 5, 2021

How billionaire Kola Karim earned Ibadan’s prestigious title

Who does the cap fit? This must have been the question on the lips of many since international businessman and Agba Oye of Ibadan, Chief Harry Ayoade Akande died late last year. The late billionaire, until his death, was the holder of that ancient city’s highest honorary chieftaincy title. The …

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Firm launches online portal to connect African SMEs to global audience

A global online portal established to promote and support growth of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) in Africa has been launched. The portal, known as CiAfrica Connect, will help African SMEs showcase their products and services to customers in all parts of the world and within African countries. CiAfricaConnect.com …

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4 killed as gunmen invade Rivers community

From TONY JOHN, Port Harcourt Four persons have been shot dead by gunmen who invaded Zor-Sogho community, in Khana Local Government Area of Rivers State. Saturday Sun gathered that the killers had stormed the community with heavy gun fire and gunned down four persons. It was further gathered that the …

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Why Oscar Onyema stunned many with private nuptial

It was the late British lexicographer, Samuel Johnson, who said: “Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.” For a very long time, it appeared Mr. Oscar N. Onyema, the GCEO of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, believed in the former and couldn’t stand the many inconveniences of marriage thus …

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Friday Squid Blogging: Live Giant Squid Found in Japan

A giant squid was found alive in the port of Izumo, Japan. Not a lot of news, just this Twitter thread (with a couple of videos). If confirmed, I believe this will be the THIRD time EVER a giant squid was filmed alive! As usual, you can also use this …

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