Information minister inaugurates implementation committee of creative Industry post COVID-19

The minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has inaugurated the Implementation Committee of the Creative Industry Post COVID-19 Initiative. The minister in his virtual inaugural speech reminded the 5-man members of the Implementation Committee that the well researched report of the initiative committee was submitted to him in July this year and the next phase of that report is the full implementation of that same report. The minister commended the initiative committee for going beyond their call of duty to do a complete mapping of the creative industry…

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Mompha drags EFCC to court over illegal rearrest, detention

.. Demands unconditional release, N5m damages The internet celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha, popularly known as Mompha, has dragged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) before a Lagos Federal High Court, demanding his immediate and unconditional release, as well as the sum of N5 million as damages. He is also asking the court for a declaration that his arrest and detention at the instance of the EFCC since August 14, 2020, is unlawful, unjustifiable, unconstitutional and a breach of his fundamental human rights as enshrined in the constitution of the Federal…

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Stanbic IBTC Bank partners UN on women empowerment in Nigeria

Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC, a subsidiary of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, has partnered the United Nations on an initiative to provide seed funding for women across the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria and the Federal Capital Territory. This is in furtherance of the organisation’s commitment to enhancing food security and providing employment for women in Nigeria across the agricultural value chain. The UN initiative, tagged ‘The UN Women Project’, was borne out of the need to provide economic empowerment for women and close the gender gap in agricultural productivity and…

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Top 10 romantic destinations for honeymoon in Nigeria – Operators

Leading tourism operators on Friday revealed the top 10 romantic destinations suitable for holiday relaxation and couples’ honeymoon within Nigeria. The travel experts made the revelation during the 9th Naija Seven Wonders webinar session themed: “Places to Visit in Nigeria: Issues of Access and Security.” It was organised by Ikechi Uko, AKWAABA Africa Travel and Tourism Market promoter. Top on the list are Obudu Resorts, Cross River; Whispering Palms, Badagry, Lagos; Ikogosi Warm Springs, Ekiti; Ifie Mangrove Park, Warri; Abraka Turf Club, Warri; Inagbe Grand Resort, Lagos; Nike Lake Resort,…

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Exotic Tourism destinations unveiled in Nigeria as Naija7wonders Commends Oyo, Ekiti, Rivers and Enugu states

The naija7wonders.com organisers of the Seven Wonders of Nigeria project held the 9th edition of its Zoom conference on Friday, August 14, 2020. The show was another interesting package as the line up of speakers spoke about their favourite destinations, unveiling new things about some of the places which had been featured before. The show kicked off with the host and founder of the Seven Wonders of Nigeria project, Ambassador Ikechi Uko, asking people to stay safe by wearing their masks or face shield in public, so that the Country…

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