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7 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Before 7:30am






Successful people come from all walks of life, yet they all have one thing in common: where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and obstacles to overcome. Their confidence in the face of hardship is driven by their ability …

  • October 20, 2016
5 Nigerians Who Are Guinness World Record Breakers






Nigerians Who Are Guinness World Record Breakers – The Guinness World Records has had Nigeria in its pages a few times. First, Nigeria got into the Book of World Records for having the biggest football jersey in the world.  Then, 300,000 students from the 600 …

  • October 11, 2016
‘Family Guy’ Re-creates Elevator Fight Between Jay Z and Solange (Video)






‘Family Guy’ decided to take a trip down memory lane and revisit the infamous 2014 elevator fight between Jay Z and Solange! According to the HuffingtonPost, it all started with Peter telling his wife Lois that he knows what happens when people …

  • October 6, 2016
Top 7 Influential Northern Women In Government






Women in government in the modern era are under-represented in most countries worldwide, in contrast to men. Even though, some progress has been made during the last two centuries, this tendency is still persistent. However, women are increasingly being politically elected to …

  • October 3, 2016
BREAKING: Maktoub Magazine Re-Introduces Her All-time Giveaway Dash!






Maktoub Magazine will be rewarding her followers/fans with jaw-dropping giveaway prizes – One which we started in June and gave out N100,000. As a result of the giveaway promo not meeting its desired objectives, and having experienced collation challenges, we held back …

  • September 24, 2016
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21 Self Made Billionaires Who Are School Dropouts






Successful School Dropouts – Not having a college degree will be a hindrance to some avenues of success, but not all.  It does tend to make it harder to get a job with big companies (in particular) or with companies that are …

  • September 22, 2016
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29 Nigerians Get Japan Master’s Scholarship






The Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has announced it is sponsoring 29 Nigerians to Japan for their Master’s degree under the Japanese Government Official Development Assistance. This was contained in a statement issued on Monday in Abuja by Ms Salamatu Baba, Public …

  • August 15, 2016
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Five Things You Need To Know This Saturday Morning






1. President Muhammadu Buhari has pointedly told Nigerians that the change he promised during the election campaign would not happen over night. Speaking at the Graduation Ceremony of Course 24 of the National Defence College, Abuja, the President noted that though it …

  • August 6, 2016
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10 Ways to Read a Billionaire’s Mind!






Trying to get into how the minds of world’s richest men and most powerful CEOs work? Here’s a clue: Grab a few collections in the top shelves of their business library, shut yourself from all the hubbubs and distractions around, cuddle up …

  • June 27, 2016
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Ayade Commissions E-library For Cross River Justice Ministry






The Cross River State Governor, Mr Ben Ayade, has commissioned an ultra-modern E-Library for the State Ministry of Justice Headquarters in Calabar, the state capital. Shortly after inspecting the E-library and launching the revised laws of Cross River State, he also approved …

  • June 3, 2016