General

Etisalat empowers 100 entrepreneurs with life skills, equipment

Etisalat Communications, in partnership with O.A. Bella Resources, has empowered 100 individuals with basic life skills and basic equipment to help them maximize their potentials through the establishment of start up businesses. The beneficiaries were pulled from six communities in four states in the South-East and South-South regions. These include Oromeruezimgbu, Rumuokuta and Awalama Communities […]

Brands & Promos

StarTimes revamps Nova Bouquets

StarTimes Nigeria, a digital pay TV has revamped one of its four bouquets on its Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) platform, Nova Bouquet, to include three more channels. The additional channel, according to the company is a strategic move to further improve its rich entertainment to budget-conscious subscribers and offer them better value for their money. […]

Business

Microsoft to axe 2,850 more jobs

Microsoft Corp said it would cut about 2,850 more jobs over the next 12 months, taking its total planned job cuts to up to 4,700, or about 4 percent of its workforce. The company said in May it would cut 1,850 jobs in its smartphone business, most of them in Finland. Microsoft bought Finland-based handset […]

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Enugu Electricity Distribution Company partners SEOF to support education

By Amechi Obiakpu As part of its CSR initiative, the Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC), in partnership with Sir Emeka Offor Foundation (SEOF), a non-governmental organization, last week at Oraifite, Anambra State donated books and computers worth millions of Dollars to 15 tertiary institutions and 30 secondary schools across the South East states of Abia, […]

General

Hinckley, President Reagan’s would-be killer to go free after 34 years in psychiatric hospital

John Hinckley Jr., who wounded U.S. President Ronald Reagan and three other people in a 1981 assassination attempt prompted by a deranged obsession with actress Jodie Foster, can be freed from a psychiatric hospital to live with his mother, a federal judge ruled on Wednesday. U.S. District Judge Paul Friedman said Hinckley, 61, who was […]