Nigeria: 4G mobile network rolls out in Abuja & Lagos

ntel, Nigeria’s most advanced 4G Long Term Evolution(LTE) Network announced the commencement of its phased and commercial operations. Mr Kumar Abass, the Chief Executive Officer of ntel, made the announcement during a news briefing held in Lagos. According to Abass, the operation will come with bumper offers for early bird pioneers and data users. He […]


Uber is gearing up to launch in Abuja and Port Harcourt

Uber is considering an expansion beyond Lagos, to Abuja and Port Harcourt cities of Nigeria in the near future. Since they launched in Nigeria in mid-2014 with Ice Prince as their “Rider Zero”, the transportation network company has restricted its services to Lagos state. But all that’s about to change. Talking about change, they’ve underlined the expansion […]


ECOWAS & partners meet to intensify quality infrastructure

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and its partners have intensified efforts in ensuring quality infrastructure and common standard for products and services in the region.  Pursuant to this, the Department of Industry & Private Sector through the Directorate of Industry organized a two-day Quality Programs Partners meeting to discuss issues and areas […]

New shopping experience for the people of Kwara state as Shoprite prepares to open in Ilorin

Shoprite came into Nigeria in December 2005, when they opened a store in The Palms shopping centre in Victoria Island, Lagos. Shoprite has since opened stores in Surulere and Ikeja in Lagos; and another store in Enugu and Abuja. The peaceful city of Ilorin, the capital of Kwara state, Nigeria; will in a few weeks […]

Jega directs presiding officers to paste election results at polling units

ELECTION UPDATE: Click here for the latest Nigerian Presidential election result! INEC Chairman, Dr.  Attahiru Jega has directed all Presiding Officers of the commission to paste results of elections at the polling units across the nation. “Once the results are tabulated, they must be pasted. This is in order to bring additional credibility to the polling […]

NLI’s StandUPNaija Advocates for the Needs of Average Nigerians

  (Press Release)-The Nigeria Leadership Initiative (NLI) has formally launched its StandUPNaija Project – an electorate awareness platform aimed at enhancing citizen participation during and after the 2011 general elections. StandUPNaija gives a voice to the issues faced by average Nigerians, and their expectations from elected leaders. Across the country, the Nigeria Leadership Initiative (NLI) […]