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A THOUGHTFUL ONE on 2015 ELECTION in CANADA

by Seyi Oduyela - 10 August 2015

A THOUGHTFUL ONE ON 2015 ELECTION IN CANADA By Lekan Akinoso   I am a rabid hater of Conservative Party even if they use the words ‘compassionate conservatism’ ala George Bush Jr. The Conservative Party of Canada is like the Republican Party of America, and, it has been ruling Canada since 2006 under...

Politics

Cosmopolitan Ethics In World Politics

Seyi Oduyela

Seyi Oduyela Cosmopolitan thinking can claim a long and venerable lineage in (western) political theory that runs through Greek philosophy, Christian theology, Kantian critical theory and liberalism (See Smith and Vaughan-Williams in this Issue). In recent decades and due to the work of a few key scholars cosmopolitan thinking has undergone a revival across the social sciences. Emboldened by the...

World News

Over 55 Countries Expected at World Communication Forum in Davos Switzerland

Over 55 Countries Expected at World Communication Forum in Davos Switzerland All is set for the World’s biggest Communication Forum in Davos Switzerland from 8-9 March, 2016. Communication professionals, CEOs, representatives of ministries, global media practitioners and some of the world’s most influential PR and marketing communications personalities will get together to discuss the key trends in the field of global communications at the WCF Forum in Davos Switzerland. The programme provides a diversified content and publicity opportunities for experts with out-of-the-box vision...

Business & Finance

GTBank to Reward Mobile Banking Customers with 100k

Foremost financial Institution; Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank), has launched the #GTBankMobileWin100k competition to reward its mobile banking customers by availing them a chance to win N100,000 weekly in the mBank January rewards. The competition will run throughout the month of January 2016 and ten lucky customers will win N100,000 weekly during the period.   To participate in the competition, customers are required to perform two banking transactions weekly on the GTBank Mobile App, such transactions include funds transfers, airtime purchases, bills payments and purchases on the SME MarketHub....

Health

Resources for Reporting on the Ebola Virus and Outbreak

Resources for Reporting on the Ebola Virus and Outbreak Journalists around the world are scrambling to cover the deadliest Ebola outbreak in history, which is tearing its way through West Africa. As of July 27, the World Health Organization, in partnership with the Ministries of Health in Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia and Nigeria, had announced a cumulative total of 1,323 suspected or confirmed cases...

Technology

GTBank to Reward Mobile Banking Customers with 100k

Foremost financial Institution; Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank), has launched the #GTBankMobileWin100k competition to reward its mobile banking customers by availing them a chance to win N100,000 weekly in the mBank January rewards. The competition will run throughout the month of January 2016 and ten lucky customers will win N100,000 weekly during the period.   To participate in the competition, customers are required to perform two banking transactions weekly on the GTBank Mobile App, such transactions include funds transfers, airtime purchases, bills payments and purchases on the SME MarketHub....

Sports

Friendships through Sports!

Friendship through sports

Friendships through sports It is hard to deny the value of sports for a myriad of reasons. There are the obvious benefits such as exercise, calorie burning, muscle toning and endurance. There is also the added and equally beneficial element of forming friendships, some of which last over the course of a lifetime. It does not matter whether you congregate with the guys in the football helmets, under...

Academics

The Importance of Setting Study Goals!

Set Study Goals Goals are important in all walks of life as they help to provide direction.  Without direction, you won’t know where you are going. When you are studying you need to have goals in mind. Know what you are  working towards. If you know exactly what career you are going for that’s great  as long term goals help shape your future. If don’t have those longer term goals ...

African News

GTBank to Reward Mobile Banking Customers with 100k

Foremost financial Institution; Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank), has launched the #GTBankMobileWin100k competition to reward its mobile banking customers by availing them a chance to win N100,000 weekly in the mBank January rewards. The competition will run throughout the month of January 2016 and ten lucky customers will win N100,000 weekly during the period.   To participate in the competition, customers are required to perform two banking transactions weekly on the GTBank Mobile App, such transactions include funds transfers, airtime purchases, bills payments and purchases on the SME MarketHub....

Your interest

GTBank to Reward Mobile Banking Customers with 100k

Foremost financial Institution; Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank), has launched the #GTBankMobileWin100k competition to reward its mobile banking customers by availing them a chance to win N100,000 weekly in the mBank January rewards. The competition will run throughout the month of January 2016 and ten lucky customers will win N100,000 weekly during the period.   To participate in the competition, customers are required to perform two banking transactions weekly on the GTBank Mobile App, such transactions include funds transfers, airtime purchases, bills payments and purchases on the SME MarketHub....