Category: World

Ile-Ife Heritage Marathon Underway On Sunday February 4th,  2018

    Ile-Ife Heritage Marathon Organization [IHMO], Organizers of the maiden edition of Ile-Ife Heritage Marathon have confirmed participation of some world’s notable marathoners ahead of the maiden edition of the much talked about destination marathon scheduled to hold on Sunday 4th of February, 2018 in the ancient city of Ile Ife.   According to…

Buying Bitcoin More Like Gambling Than Investing, Poloz Says

True value is anyone’s guess, Bank of Canada governor warns Suggests reading the fine print, says it’s no currencyBank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin are a gamble to Canada’s central bank chief. Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz, delivering his last speech of the year Thursday in Toronto, said currencies must…

AT WCO: TINCAN ISLAND COMMAND GETS AWARD FOR EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE

The World Customs Organization (WCO) has presented a ‘Prestigious Award’ to Tincan Island Port Command during this year’s International Customs Day (ICD) with the theme “TO SECURE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT” Making the presentation on behalf of the WCO Secretary General KUNIO MIKURIYA, the Comptroller General  of Customs (CGC), COL HAMEED IBRAHIM ALI (Rtd),…

NWSC working on a Smart, Pre-paid Metering System

  Advertisement The National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) is reportedly working around a prepaid water metering system. This was revealed by the Managing Director of NWSC Dr. Eng. Silver Mugisha during the launch of a performance improvement programme that aims at accelerated service delivery through the water network extensions and sewer extensions among many…

Elumelu Seeks More International Multilateral Organisations’ Support to Boost Entrepreneurship in Africa.

The Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, and Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Mr. Tony Elumelu, has stressed the need for global organisations and multinational institutions to support the much-needed growth in the African continent; adding that ultimately, such growth will affect the world positively.   Elumelu, who pointed this out on the side-lines…

How To Obtain Expatriate Quota And Business Permit In Nigeria: A Step By Step Guide

Expatriate quota/business permit is consent in writing issued by the Minister of Interior on behalf of the Federal Government of Nigeria to an applicant company (be it a joint venture wholly  foreign or Nigerian owned) to employ a foreign expert to a specifically designated job description. To put it more aptly Expatriate quota slots are…