Category Archives: News

First Lady Michelle Obama, Model Naomi Campbell & More… Make TIME Magazine’s 100 Fashion Icons

“From models and muses to designer and photographers, the world of style has no shortage of superstar. We picked the best and most influential fashion icons since 1923, the beginning of TIME…Magazine”.       See Full Categories & List DESIGNERS & BRANDS   Azzedine Alaïa Giorgio Armani Cristobal Balenciaga ManoloBlahnik Sara Blakely Pierre Cardin…

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World Bank Presidency: GEJ Directs Adefuye To Rally For Okonjo-Iweala

  The Nigerian Ambassador to the United States of America has been directed to deploy all available resources to ensure that Dr. NgoziOkonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s Finance Minister and Africa’s sole candidate for the World Bank Group Presidency, gets elected when the Board of Directors of the bank vote at the Spring meeting of the bank scheduled…

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Nigerians Taxed Blind By Air Ticket Pricing Compared To Other Neighbouring Countries

A chunk of the bloated airfares paid by Nigerians to both local and foreign airlines have been traced to the numerous taxes and surcharges passengers pay to the various parastatals in the aviation industry, new investigations by BusinessDay have revealed.   In addition to the taxes is the fuel surcharge by the airlines which constitute…

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Bulb Ideas Brings Creative Business Expo 2012

Creative business expo is organised by the Bulb Ideas Limited, an annual trade and consumer, exhibition to showcase the works of entrepreneurs and the emerging creative enterprise. The exhibition will also feature business talks by leading experts and gives business entrepreneurs and multinationals an opportunity to showcase their products and services.   Why You Should…

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Premier League And British Council Launch Innovative New Coaching Project In Nigeria

The hugely successful Premier Skills initiative, run by the Premier League and the British Council, has this week launched in Lagos. Premier Skills Phase 1 will take place from 21st – 27th March; with intensive training for 20 grassroots football coaches selected from across Nigeria.   Running alongside the coach programme will be a new…

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The Search Is On For The Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria 2012

Think you have what it takes to become Nigeria&#39s most prestigious beauty royalty? Then what are you waiting for? Register for the Most Beautiful girl in Nigeria (MBGN) pageant now…This year’s pageant also marks MBGN’s 25th anniversary of existence.     RequirementsAll Applicants must be•    Nigerian by birth•    Aged between 18 and 25 years old•  …

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Nigerian Entertainment Weekly News Roundup

 Aremu Afolayan Settles Scores On March 29 KunleAfolayanand his younger brother, Aremuare surely doing everything possible to sustain their late father’s legacies.   Aremu Afolayan   Just two Saturdays ago, Kunle premiered his latest movie “Phone Swap” to a cheering audience who saluted his creative ingenuity. While the respected director’s movie is the talk of…

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