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Mavin unveils New Artiste, Korede Bello, Releases New Single

In addition to the recently signed acts on your favourite record label Mavin Records, Don Jazzy unveils yet another signing “Korede Bello” to the Mavin 2.0 squad . The young soul sensational singer christened “Korede Bello” is ready to take you on a good music spree. His songs are often times straight from the heart. Often inspired by his environment, …

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Etisalat Unveils New ‘Gold Series’ Experience Centre in Grand Style

Fastest growing and most innovative company, Etisalat Nigeria further cemented its growing reputation as the most customer-centric GSM services provider in the country with the launch of its new customer service centre, aptly named the ‘Gold Series’ Experience Centre. The state-of-the-art customer service centre located at 43, Adeola Odeku Street in Victoria Island was recently unveiled in grand style. With …

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Konga Creates Platform Where Everyone Can Sell Anything Online

Today marks a turning point for Nigerian businesses-roadside, small, medium and large, as Konga.com Nigeria’s largest online mall announces the opening up of its trading platform for all Nigerians to sell online. Konga which only last year announced the launch of Konga Mall, a revolutionary offering which gave select Nigerian businesses the opportunity to put their products online is finally …

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#Be Inspired: The Rags-To-Riches Tale Of How Jan Koum Built WhatsApp Into Facebook’s New $19 Billion Baby

Jan Koum picked a meaningful spot to sign the $19 billion deal to sell his company WhatsApp to Facebook earlier today. Koum, cofounder Brian Acton and venture capitalist Jim Goetz of Sequoia drove a few blocks from WhatsApp’s discreet headquarters in Mountain View to a disused white building across the  railroad tracks, the former North County Social Services office where …

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Facebook Turned Down WhatsApp Co-founder Brian Acton for Job in 2009

Acton, who said ‘looking forward to life’s next adventure’ after rejection, and partner Jan Koum now celebrating $19bn deal It turned out to be an expensive mistake for Mark Zuckerberg. A $19bn (£14bn) one to be precise. In the summer of 2009 Facebook turned down WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton for a job. Like any other dejected interviewee, he used Twitter …

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Forte Oil Introduces Tiwa Savage as Ambassador! Launches New Engine Oil Package

On Friday 14th February 2014, Nigerian singer Tiwa Savage was unveiled as the Face of Forte Oil at a press conference event, which also doubled as the unveiling event for the company’s repackaged engine oil products at Ladipo Mechanic Village, Lagos. Forte Oil Plc, which was incorporated as British Petroleum in Nigeria in 1964 has since metamorphose to become African Petroleum …

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Social eCommerce Startup Makes you an Entrepreneur upon Sign up

Ever wanted to buy a product but couldn’t find it? You asked around from family and friends and they still didn’t know where to get it? You changed course and headed to a full blown market but still got back empty? Then finally, you visited a really popular eCommerce website with the certainty of getting it and still couldn’t find …

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Golden Tulip and Five star Music brings Excitement to Music lovers.

….Host the 2nd Music Festival Lagos February 5th, 2014 (Lagos Nigeria) The Organizers (5 Stars Music) of the most popular annual musical event tagged Music Festival Lagos, announced today it has concluded plans to host the 2nd edition of this music Fiesta on Friday 7th of March, 2014 at the Golden Tulip Festac Lagos Hotel and conference centre. The Event …

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Microsoft Board Names Satya Nadella as CEO

Bill Gates steps up to new role as Technology Advisor; John Thompson assumes role as Chairman of Board of Directors. Microsoft Corp. today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Satya Nadella as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors effective immediately. Nadella previously held the position of Executive Vice President of Microsoft’s Cloud and Enterprise …

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FBN Holdings Launches Refreshed Corporate Identity, to Celebrate 120 years Anniversary

FBN Holdings PLC, Nigeria’s largest financial services group, today unveiled a refreshed corporate identity for the entire group, including all its subsidiaries. Designed to reflect the company’s strategic direction and position it to meet the future needs of the market, the refreshed identity will be rolled out across the Group’s operations, including First Bank of Nigeria Limited. The announcement also …

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