Chinyelu Odunze

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#IStandWithNigeria: Vice-president Osinbajo addresses grievances as Buhari ill-health fears mount

Osinbajo addresses anti-government protests as President Buhari prolongs medical leave in UK.<p>The Nigerian government is working tirelessly to improve …

Nigeria has a culture of not paying workers and it’s not about to change anytime soon

Lagos, Nigeria<p>Taiwo Olatunji is tired.<p>Tired of waiting. Tired of excuses. Tired of not knowing exactly what he needs to do next. He’s been teaching high school financial accounting in Nigeria’s southwestern Osun state for the last decade. He enjoys his job and gets on with his colleagues.<p>“I’m not …

Why You Should Forget About Linkedin

I was having a coffee with my good friend and fellow Entrepreneur Alex Pirouz…<p>Alex is the founder of Linkfluencer, the world’s leading online …

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Africa's Richest Man Aliko Dangote Bids For Automaker Peugeot Nigeria

Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, has made a bid for a majority stake in automaker Peugeot Automobile Nigeria (PAN) Limited.<p>Nasir El-Rufai, the Governor of Nigeria’s Kaduna state, told journalists on Thursday that Dangote is a key member of a consortium that has applied to acquire the majority …

Speed Up WordPress Using 17 Easy Ways

Speed Up WordPress using these 17 ways, here in this article, I am going to discuss speeding up a WordPress site. No doubt WordPress is a popular …

How to stand out among the most commonly overdone blog topics

Is your blog bringing in more visitors or repelling them?<p>You slog for hours creating blog content for your audience. This, being the most important …

A rivalry between al-Qaeda and ISIL is behind the rise of terrorism in West Africa

Over the last six months, there have been three attacks in West Africa perpetrated by a group that calls itself Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM). These attacks, the group said in a statement yesterday (Mar. 15), were geared towards forcing the withdrawal of French forces in the region. France …

1 Simple Tweak That Makes Your LinkedIn Profile More Appealing

If you want to attract more clients and customers using LinkedIn, this small, often-overlooked section of your profile is critical to get pitch perfect.<p>The man had no idea.<p>How could he?<p>Yet the words he spoke more than 80 years ago are responsible for every scrap of success I've ever seen happen on …

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting Your First Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I opened my first business, a fitness center, unfounded confidence flowed through my veins. Visions of fast success and weekends off with the family seemed as close as the next sell.<p>A few months later, the bravado gave way to fear …

15 social media & search engine marketing trends in 2016

How considering the latest trends can help you stay ahead of the competition2015 was an exciting year in the world of search engine optimization and …

Meet The Oprah of Nigeria

<b>ONE NATION’S O</b> is another’s Mo. Mosunmola Abudu became Nigeria’s answer to the erstwhile queen of daytime after a successful business career. The 51-year-old former Exxon Mobil HR executive had already built her own consultancy and a luxury resort but had no real TV experience when she approached …

Texas Couple Accused of Holding Nigerian Nanny Captive for Two Years

Federal authorities have arrested a Texas husband and wife for allegedly forcing a 38-year-old Nigeria national to care for their five children over …

Nigerian Student Gives Barbie a Modest Makeover

Launch Slideshow<p>Mattel dropped an inclusivity bomb last month by releasing of a new line of Barbie dolls with realistic curves, body types, skin …

7 Tips for an Authentic and Productive Writing Process - Copyblogger

Does this sound familiar?<p>You’re sitting in front of your laptop, staring at a blank screen.<p>The deadline for the article you need to write is …

6 Content Marketing Tips for Non-Sexy Industries

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a marketer or entrepreneur, it’s your job to make the products and services you sell look, feel, sound and appear as attractive as possible. In certain industries this is really easy. However, what are you supposed to do when the …

All change in Nigeria

In 2014, before the election that saw the first change of power in Nigeria by peaceful democratic means in our history, the then government rebased …

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5 Ways to Promote Your Service on The Internet

Deciding on and setting up a business is only the beginning of your entrepreneurial journey.<p>Deciding on and setting up a business is only the beginning of your entrepreneurial journey. Unlike the Field of Dreams, you can't just build it and expect people to come. You need to start promoting it …

Etisalat sues MTN Nigeria over Visafone deal – report - Mobile World Live

MTN Nigeria is being sued by rival Etisalat over its proposed acquisition of internet provider Visafone, adding to its woes in the country.<p>Nigeria’s …

“People like him do drugs, have a high sex drive”: A Nigerian-Indian takes an auto ride in Bengaluru

Over the past few years, I’ve stopped keeping track of news on a daily basis. No good seems to come from it. As a result, I’m the last to know about anything.<p>Last Wednesday (Feb. 03), while I was running around on a writing assignment in my hometown of Bengaluru, my editors from Mumbai called me to …

Telegraph interview with President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria - full Q&A

Nigeria's president Muhammadu Buhari gave an exclusive interview to the Daily Telegraph last week. Here is the full record of his remarks.<p><b>Are you willing to talk to Boko Haram about the missing Chibok schoolgirls?</b><p>"As long as we can establish the bona fides of the leadership of Boko Haram, we are …

Nigeria Contained Ebola; Can We Contain Lassa Fever and Zika Virus?

On the 14th January 2016, the World Health Organisation declared an end of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Less than a day later, a new case in Sierra Leone was detected, indicating that the path to eradication must be paved with vigilance and patience.<p>Indeed, Nigeria -- my home country -- was …