Official Press Release | Made In Nigeria SME Conference and Exhibition

The Made In Nigeria Project, organizers of the Made In Nigeria Conference & Exhibition have officially announced the fourth edition of the ‎annual event, which is slated to hold in Lagos at the Balmoral Convention Center on November 30th 2018 with the theme; An SME driven Economy – Opportunities, Challenges & Potential for Growth.

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FEC’s New Leather Policy to Harness Nigeria’s Leather Resources

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a national leather and leather products policy to harness the country’s leather resources.

The approval was granted during FEC’s October 31st meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House Villa, Abuja.

Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu who briefed State House Correspondents at the end of the meeting, said the policy would revolutionize the country’s leather industry and create employment.

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African Female Leaders You Should Know : Sahle-Work Zewde

Ethiopia’s parliament has named Sahle-Work Zewde as the country’s first woman president.

In a unanimous vote on Thursday during the second Special Joint Session of Ethiopia’s two houses of parliament – the House of Peoples’ Representatives and the House of the Federation – lawmakers picked the career diplomat for the largely ceremonial role.

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Did You Know That Africa Has Over 1500 Languages?

If you love to read as much as I do, you most definitely have come across interesting facts about the beautiful continent of Africa that left you awed and amazed at the amount of beauty that the continent beholds. One of such facts I recently came across is the total number of Languages spoken in Africa.

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African Platter Map: Waakye (A Ghanaian Delight)

Waakye actually pronounced “Wachay” is a very popular Ghanaian street food. Rumor has it that this meal originated from the northern past of the “Gold Coast”. Usually made with rice, black eyed beans and sorghum mill stalks. I can vividly remember my days in Accra, Ghana and how waakye was my go-to-food; It was somewhere between 6 to 10 Ghana Cedis for a decent pack of this delicacy.

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African Print And The Work-Place Fashion Wahala

African print materials are quite distinct and beautiful in its sense. And why we Africans seem to be so in love with it the formal corporate wears than the creators is quite interesting.

I have always wondered who invented the corporate dressing rule to offices. And the need to compulsorily put on a jacket and tie even when under the hot sun all in the name of being corporately dressed.

Oh my!

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Perfect Gift Cards For Your Significant Other By NJP

When it comes to giving gift cards in Nigeria…most especially to my significant other .. Wow! I rack my brain for days endlessly. Social media has not made it any easier, with the stunts people pull (guys in most cases), you begin to wonder if you are indeed living or just merely existing. Instagram stories and twitter bloggers, not necessarily the gift givers, but the unpaid hype men.

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Some Parts Of Africa The Media Does Not Show You

Africa is a beautiful continent, so great in culture and heritage. Little wonder foreigners had to come carry her people to their countries to try replicate some of the beauty which they found in her land. Thanks to the politically aired media programs or views, some part of Africa has been put in the news continuously as war zones, poverty stricken or terrorist filled places. I was going through a thread on twitter recently where I saw that even the black Americans and co, still believe that Africans live in caves, with no means of electricity or modern communication. sigh!

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