A job seeker changed the status quo by wearing one of the highly respected Igbo traditional attire " Isiagu" to an interview instead of the normal long sleeve, suit and trouser. For the benefit of others who may not know what Isiagu means in Igbo language, what it stands for and why it is one of the most respectable attires a man can wear, I will elaborate briefly. Brief Meaning Of Isiagu and It's Importance Isiagu means head of lion. It is also called chieftancy. A pullover shirt similar to the dashiki worn
In this article I will show you incredible photos of where presidents live in other countries. Most Nigerians are familiar with Aso Rock being the place where our president lives but not everyone has seen or are familiar with where presidents in other countries besides Nigeria stay in. Aso Rock, the presidential Palace in Nigeria The building which is the official residence for the president and where he stays throughout his time in office is called a PRESIDENTIAL PALACE. For some countries these palaces are
Ghanaian Actress Rosemond brown, AKA Akuapem Poloo, who is a very popular actress on Instagram currently made headlines. She got sentenced on April 14th by a court in Ghana for a photo she posted online. Akuapem poloo is known to be very active on Instagram and she also made headlines when Cardi B came to Ghana. This earned her the nickname "Ghana Cardi B". The actress was sentenced to jail for posting an indecent photo of herself online. The photo also featured her 7 year old son, and it was taken on his birthday.
Fathia Nkrumah was a white African, not a black-skinned African. Egypt, the old testament, and mythical homeland of her ancestors, was her birthplace. As the wife of Ghana's 1st president, she has a unique perspective on the country. Fathia was raised in a middle Egyptian household in 1932, and her mum was indeed a widower, who had to support her with 4 additional siblings. Fathia's dad, a worker at a Cairo phone agency, died while she was a child. Fathia began working in a financial institution after college.
Nigeria being the giant of Africa, has over the years been the home of investors and a trusted economy. Arguably, Nigeria is the most favorable amongst other West African states when it comes to foreign investments and locations for headquarters by both African and foreign organizations. Besides being the most populous black nation with a whooping 200 million people and still counting, the Nigerian economy is not only a big economy, but one with Great potentials. However, there has been happenings which
Buhari Snoring While Nigeria Sinks Under Him – Dino Melaye. The former lawmaker representing Kogi West Senatorial district, Dino Melaye, on Friday lamented that Nigeria is currently sinking under President Muhammadu Buhari-led government. Melaye stated this while reacting to the decision of Twitter to establish its regional office in Ghana. The former lawmaker in a post on his Facebook account said the President should be worried about Twitter’s decision and that of Germany which also picked Ghana as
Popular Nigerian music star Simi has snubbed Nigeria for Ghana for the tag, ‘Giant Of Africa,’ in a recent post on her Instagram story. The mother of one said this in reaction to Germany choosing Ghana over Nigeria as the West African centre for Global Health. Simi took to her Instagram story to write the caption; “Lol this is the second country I'm seeing doing this. ‘GIANT OF AFRICA..’ ” See her post screenshot below: This is happening after American microblogging and social networking service,
Popular ghanian actress Akuapem poloo aka rosemonde brown have been convicted 3months in jail. She fell in the wrong side of the law after she posted a nude picture of herself and her son online as part of a birthday celebration around July last year. The picture went viral on twitter and social media. The actress plead guilty for three charges which involves publication of obscene material, engaging in domestic violence in a way which undermine the privacy and intergrity of another person. However, the judge
[Video] Basketmouth Gives Reasons Why Twitter Set Up Their Africa Headquarters in Ghana Instead of Nigeria
After Twitter's plan to establish their head office in Ghana, and not Nigeria, went viral online, many Nigerians who were not satisfied with this decision started speculating the real reason behind which twitter chose Ghana over Nigeria. Despite twitter giving their reason as Ghana being supportive of free speech, online freedom and open internet, some Nigerians still proceeded to blame the failed government while the government blamed the youth and the #endsars protest for twitter's decision. Speaking on the
Ghanaian actress, social media influencer, and model, Akuapem Poloo gave her final message before she was taken to begin her sentence of 3 months imprisonment which is to be served concurrently. According to the actress, Polo, she thanked all Ghana celebrities for their support, for the #Free Akuapem Polo Campaign, she also thanked all Nigeria celebrities who have been there for her through her struggle she assured her fans, supporters that she is strong and she will be coming out soon, that this is just a
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NYSC To Consider Deploying Corps Members To Ghana, Other West African States The National Youth Service Corps may consider deploying corps members to the 16 member states of the Economic Community of West African States Corps, going by one of the suggestions offered at its top management retreat in Niger State. A lecturer at the University of Ibadan, Oyo State, Prof Oka Obono, gave the proposition to the NYSC top management during the retreat in Suleja, while delivering his lecture titled; “Strategies for
Basket Mouth is one of Nigeria's top comedian and entertainment celebrity over the years. He uses comedy not just for laughs but also to pass messages. He is not one of the comedians you will take as unlearned. He is very learned. Recently, he explained the reason why Twitter was set up in Ghana and not Nigeria using a simple analogy of a guy trying to woo a girl but unable to do so because the conditions around the girl's family is not favourable. He likened this to the reason why Twitter would prefer to go
On the 12th day of April, being Monday, the Social media space received reactions from both Nigerians and Ghanaians on account of Twitter's announcement of Ghana being selected as African headquarters for Twitter's operations. While the news was a good one for the people of Ghana, it became a worrisome one for Nigerians as it seemed Twitter had neglected them despite their active status on its platform. To add, Germany has announced that Ghana has been selected as one of its Headquarters for global health and
Excellent news in Ghana, in which they are over excited as two new projects from different white countries was situated in their country. Although I do not know, maybe there is still going to be a further clarification about this and reasons why Ghana was chosen to be the best place for this project by the white people. This achievement and development may even rank the country higher among other West African countries. A country that seems to be hopeless can still a watchword for other countries. One of the
government of Germany on Thursday announced that it would be launching a German-West African Center for Global Health and Pandemic Prevention in Ghana. German ambassador to Ghana, Christoph Retzlaff, made this announcement on Twitter. Most of the foreign investment coming into Africa in recent time, seems to favor Ghana. People are yet to find out what Ghana is doing right that makes them attract them, one of the outstanding thing about the republic of Ghana is that ,it is a peaceful country without any
Are you a lady who is fond of rocking new hairstyles? Then this article is just for you. You're exactly at the right place. We sometimes keep on trying to figure out the style we want out hair look like but end up having no any ideas to apply on. As a lady, you should always make looking good as your daily business and routine. Twist braids must not be extremely small or very big, it all depends on your taste. These hairstyles, as a female will make your husband or boyfriend not to look at other women he sees.
A former Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, on Friday slammed President Muhammadu Buhari on his Facebook handle over negligence of duties. Mr Malaye claimed that President Buhari is snoring while Nigeria is sinking to death. Recall that Twitter announced today that Ghana will be its headquarters. In related development, Germany also announced that Ghana will be her headquarters for Center for Global Health. Mr Melaye asserted that Nigerian has more Facebook users than Ghana (over
It seems like the Nigerian market is no longer a preferable place for business development and investment due to the recent actions of business strategies by foreign bodies trying to set up in Africa. Nigeria is tagged as the Giant of Africa because of its market and labor force. However, Ghana has appeared to be the destination of choice in West Africa for foreign investments. This is happening despite Nigeria’s potentially huge market and large population. Recall that, the social media application, Twitter
It has been a tough time for actress, Akuapem Poloo after she was arrested for snapping and posting improper photo with her son online. She was arrested in Ghana, because, in Ghana, it is illegal to publish such photos, especially of children or women. She broke this law when she published a photo of her and her son where they were both clothe-less . After they arrested her, a lot of people have advocated and tried to let the authorities free her as her fans and some other celebrities campaigned for her freedom
The German Government has declared it's support for the establishment of a German- West African Centre for Global Health and Pandemic Prevention in Ghana. This development was made public by the German Ambassador to Ghana, Christoph Retzlaff in a tweet on his Twitter handle @GermamAmbGhana. The post reads: "Excellent News: Germany will support the launch of a new "German-West African Centre for Global Health and Pandemic Prevention. It will be located in Ghana and be part of 8 new centers worldwide to fight