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21 May
“Every morning I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I’m not there, I go to work.” Robert Orben said
23 Jan
The Accord Party's presidential candidate, Professor Christopher Imumolen, has dedicated his recent Outstanding Academic Achievement Award 2022, given to him by the influential Forbes magazine, to God, even as he has vowed to continue the giant strides he has made in empowering humanity through education in the last 13 years. The youthful presidential candidate, who…
6 Jul 2022
Rihanna is the youngest female on the Forbes 2022 list of "America's Richest Self-Made Women," at age 34.  According to Forbes' 2022 list, the "Umbrella" singer sits at no.21 as the youngest self-made female billionaire in the US with a net worth of $1.4billion and the only woman under 40 on the list. The new…
10 Mar 2022
A Financial Coach and the Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director of Gtext Global, Dr. Stephen Akintayo, has been accepted into the Forbes Business Council
8 Mar 2022
An entrepreneur and Chief Executive Officer of iCentra, Taopheek Babayeju, has been accepted into Forbes Business Council.
23 Feb 2022
Konga, Nigeria’s omnichannel e-commerce group has been identified as a strong player on the verge of dominating the African e-commerce scene.
Dangote
25 Jan 2022
Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote has topped the 2022 list of Africa's richest persons for the 11th year in a row, Forbes magazine said in a report. Dangote's wealth jumped from $12.1 billion last year to an estimated $13.9 billion. Forbes attributed the growth to a 30% increase in the stock price of Dangote Cement, his…
29 Dec 2021
The African entertainment industry is about to receive a significant facelift in its fortunes and outlook, a signal that the great cultural renaissance that has long been the promise of the continent is finally about to be realised.
9 Dec 2021
EbonyLife CEO Mo Abudu has been named one of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women by Forbes magazine, the world’s most authoritative source on business and finance. She joins a select group of women of colour, led by US Vice-President Kamala Harris (no. 2), and including billionaires Oprah Winfrey (no. 23) and Rihanna (no. 68),…
15 Aug 2021
Three weeks ago, July 24, 2021, precisely, Miriam Jean (Forbes) Isoun, wife of Prof. Turner T. Isoun, former Minister of Science and Technology, celebrated her 80th birthday
4 Aug 2021
Rihanna is officially a billionaire, and subsequently the wealthiest female musician in the world. According to Forbes, Rihanna is now worth $1.7 billion (£1.2 billion), making her the second wealthiest female entertainer on the planet, behind Oprah Winfrey with $2.7billion (£1.9billion). The bulk of the Barbadian singer and fashion mogul's fortune ($1.4billion/£1billion) comes not from…
4 May 2021
Ethereum cryptocurrency co-founder Vitalik Buterin is now the world youngest billionaire, according to Forbes. The Russian-Canadian programmer first proposed the design of the Ethereum platform in a white paper in 2013 at the age of 19, aiming to create a general scripting language to develop blockchain-based applications. Development for the first Ethereum network was crowdfunded…

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Ama Ata Aidoo is a renowned Ghanaian author, playwright, and poet. While she has written several notable works, I'll provide you with five famous books by Ama Ata Aidoo, along with a brief description of each and a discussion of the main characters. "Our Sister Killjoy" (1977) Synopsis: "Our Sister Killjoy" is a novel that…
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The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has promoted a total of 31,465 policemen comprising 24,991 from Sergeants to Inspectors, 194 from Corporal to Sergeant, and 6,280 from Constable to Corporal. The IGP said the promotion is part of his manpower development policy targeted at promoting deserving police officers on the basis of competence…
52 mins ago
Renowned Ghanaian author and playwright, Ama Ata Aidoo, known for celebrating African women and challenging Western stereotypes, has passed away at the age of 81. Through works like The Dilemma of a Ghost, Our Sister Killjoy, and Changes, Aidoo depicted and honoured the experiences of African women, countering the perception of them as downtrodden. She…
56 mins ago
The Katsina State police command has confirmed the killing of two wanted terrorists. The Katsina police assistant spokesperson, Abubakar Aliyu, in a statement revealed that the terrorists were killed on Monday when they attempted to kidnap one Yahaya Usman at his residence. According to Aliyu, both men were killed in Tani village in the Bindawa…
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The Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC) has stepped down the hearing of Peter Obi and the Labour Party petition against the election of President Bola Tinubu. The tribunal dismissed the petition on Thursday following the poor schedule of documents being sought to be tendered to establish the allegations of malpractices during the Saturday, February 25…