Month: November 2015

RAPE ACCUSATIONS: Sugabelly vs. the Audu Abubakar family

“Please don’t let Abubakar Audu win this (or any) election. The man and his entire family are animals…” tweeted the Empress Sugabelly @Sugabelly (‘Lotanna Igwe-Odunze) on Saturday 21st November 2015 as voting was on-going for the Kogi State governorship elections. Alhaji Audu Abubakar of the APC died however before he could be declared and returned winner of that election.

The cry of the younger generation for solutions

YOUTH RESTIVENESS; terrorist attacks – all by relatively smart, able bodied young people. Why is so much evil committed by young people in the world today? What are their problems? What internal or external issues are they struggling with? What are they trying to prove? What specific solutions are they searching for? The answers would be as many as the global youth population. The truth of the matter is that governments and politicians in the world have proven that they are either incapable of providing solutions or they are just insincere. So that instead of any respite, youth global youth restiveness continues in its rise. A close look at the people involved in killings, riots and protests, you will see that they are all angry youths who believe that they are fighting for their future. How did they come to imbibe such mindset?

5 Important Questions You May Get Asked At Your First Job Interview

You have successful written your final examination in the University; you are probably still serving NYSC or even an ex-corper, and ready for the world. You have gotten your CV/Resume updated and sent in your first job application, now you have been called for an interview and you are wondering how it will all go. Every time you send in an application you risk rejection, you also brave landing the job – all may depend upon how you handle the interview session (where called). This is because most companies are careful about how they hire and add to their team. No one wants to hire the wrong person. That’s what job interviews are for – to select and hire the right person for a position. Here are a four highly/likely questions that you may get asked in an interview. How you answer these simple, often tricky questions will inform the recruiter a lot about you and what you are after (whether you have something to offer or whether you are just after a job and …

How get investors to finance my business?

Do you have a good business idea and need finance? Do you have existing business and you need to move your business to next level? While financing is very important there is need to remember also that business success hinges on meeting peoples’ needs. Many would-be entrepreneurs think that the reason they are yet to start their own business is because of lack of financing. The good news is that financing is no longer a problem. Let me explain. From an article written by INC. staff titled Ten Ways to Finance Your Business, were listed a few ways to finance your business like Getting a Loan, Using a Credit Card, Crowd Financing, Raising Money from Family and Friends, etc. Out there are some other fantastic articles on financing like 14 Creative Financing Methods for Startups by Nicole Fallon Taylor.  These are good ideas. Let me however, add new angle to financing your business made easy I learned from a good friend.

How to solve the problem of unemployment

Finally! Here it is, the single most effective and complete solution. I will give it to you straight: fire all the teachers; send every student back home to their parents; close down every school in every country. In short, do away entirely with the current education system. Now, I know what you are thinking – what kind of solution is this and how will this drastic impossible idea actually going to solve the world’s unemployment problems? Relax, that’s what I intend to tell you in this short article. Short, yes, today is not a day for long stories.

Can Muhammadu Buhari Change your life?

These are troubled times in Nigeria; I swear! Terrible things are happening everywhere, everyday. War in the North East; fear of the Niger Delta militants rising up again and blowing up pipelines and oil facilities then crumbling the economy further is palpable amongst the Presidency; and the organization of the Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) is suddenly raging in the South-East. The economy is in a dire funk – evil statistics and reports are flying up and down with no one really sure the extent of damage or what’s going to happen next. When you turn on the television or peruse the newspaper front pages, you are bombarded on every side with all manner of headlines that inspire only fear and despair.