Google Begins Launchpad Bootcamp, Seeks Govt Intervention

[This Day] Having rolled out the Google Developers Launchpad initiative for technology startups in various countries of the world, Google on Monday in Lagos, commenced its inaugural Launchpad Start Bootcamp in Nigeria, in collaboration with CCHub, the …

[This Day] Having rolled out the Google Developers Launchpad initiative for technology startups in various countries of the world, Google on Monday in Lagos, commenced its inaugural Launchpad Start Bootcamp in Nigeria, in collaboration with CCHub, the technology incubation centre located in Yaba, Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo, Ribadu, Others Pay Tribute to Premium Times Publisher On 60th Birthday

[Premium Times] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday joined other Nigerians to pay tributes to the publisher and chief executive officer of PREMIUM TIMES, Dapo Olorunyomi, as he clocked 60.

[Premium Times] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday joined other Nigerians to pay tributes to the publisher and chief executive officer of PREMIUM TIMES, Dapo Olorunyomi, as he clocked 60.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Diamond’s Manager Risks Jail Term Over Sh11 Million Fine

[Nairobi News] When it rains, it pours. Probably it would be better if controversial bongo flava star Diamond Platinumz would consider adding the noun ‘trouble’ to the many alias he already has, as it seems, he can’t stop getting into trouble.

[Nairobi News] When it rains, it pours. Probably it would be better if controversial bongo flava star Diamond Platinumz would consider adding the noun 'trouble' to the many alias he already has, as it seems, he can't stop getting into trouble.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mugabe Scolds Citizens for Splashing Money On Prophets

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe has expressed both shock and contempt at Zimbabweans who complain about cash shortages when they are daily giving loads of money to prophets.

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe has expressed both shock and contempt at Zimbabweans who complain about cash shortages when they are daily giving loads of money to prophets.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bill Seeks to Cut Population Size for City Status

[Nation] Kenya will cut population size required for a town to be declared a city from half a million to 250,000 residents if proposed changes to urban law that seek to create more cities is adopted.

[Nation] Kenya will cut population size required for a town to be declared a city from half a million to 250,000 residents if proposed changes to urban law that seek to create more cities is adopted.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Dismissal – Court Strikes Out Maina’s N2.5 Billion Suit Against Govt

[Daily Trust] The National Industrial Court in Abuja has struck out the suit filed by the embattled former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pensions Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina challenging his dismissal from the civil service.

[Daily Trust] The National Industrial Court in Abuja has struck out the suit filed by the embattled former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pensions Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina challenging his dismissal from the civil service.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria