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Cubana Group Partners Optimum Drinks, Set To Lunch Sageitude Wines In Ibadan come October 9, 2021

Cubana Group Partners Optimum Drinks, Set To Lunch Sageitude Wines In Ibadan come October 9, 2021
The Chairman, Cubana Group, Obi Cubana is set to launch his “premium range of Sageitude wines” (Cubana Wines) which is to include La Reserva Premium, Alexander the Great and Varna Red wines in Ibadan. The Sageitude Wines is to be solely distributed by Optimum drinks.
Optimum drinks, which is one of the leading outlets in drinks distribution in Nigeria has acquired licence to market and distribute the exotic drinks at their branches at Ibadan and the southwest respectively.
Mr. Bukola Odeleye, who  facilitated the partnership between the Cubana Group, Sageitude Wines and Optimum Drinks also considers this as a start to a new dispensation.
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Sir Emeka Okwuosa Foundation Medical Fair 2021 Flagged off in Grand Style

The LGA of Oraifite just took a whole new look like a renowned son of the soil, Sir Emeka Okwuosa through the auspices of his foundation, Sir Emeka Okwuosa Foundation is headlining a 2-Day Medical Fair flag at Oraifite.

The medical fair which is championed by Sir Emeka Okwuosa enlisted the specialities provided by a team of medical doctors from the USA. According to Sir Emeka Okwuosa, the medical outreach is born out of his desire to bring succour to the numerous health challenges faced by the people of Oraifite and to give a boost to the health status of the people. It is also in the aim to provide extra help to the rural health care providers in the local government.

So far, about 500 people from parts of Oraifite, EkwusigoLGA, & other parts of Anambra benefited from the fair which started yesterday, 23rd of September and continues today, 24th September 2021.

The benefitting patients include both young and old people with different health challenges who have come to take advantage of the medical outreach that had been provided by the Sir Emeka Okwuosa Foundation. The philanthropic medical fair features free medical screening and drugs for common ailments. The health screenings at the outreach include HIV screening, blood sugar levels, diabetes, malaria, blood pressure, blood donation, PCV level amongst others. Other activities like donation of clothes, shoes, sanitary pads and food items are currently ongoing.

One of the beneficiaries noted that the outreach is one of the numerous programmes executed by the Sir Emeka Okwuosa Foundation to help alleviate some of the sufferings in and around the Anambra state. According to one of the traditional leaders present, a lot of people are going through hard times and they do not have the necessary resources to meet their medical challenges and people like Emeka Okwuosa have constantly helped to alleviate some of these challenges.

 

Over 1000 people are billed to benefit from this goodwill project which was benevolently set up by Sir Emeka Okwuosa.

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NEWS: African Fashion Designer Award announces Budweiser & Maggi as official 2021 sponsors

Just in, Africans biggest fashion award, 

African Fashion Designer Award announces its two main sponsors: Budweiser  and Maggi, they are both international  companies. In last year’s edition, the show recorded million, generating an estimated  billion naira  from the fashion exhibition. While Nigeria accounts for fifty percent of the attendance; a third of the attendance is from South Africa and the rest of the attendance shared between Kenya Ghana, Namibia, Botswana, Uganda, Algeria, Egypt and other countries.

Abuja, Are you ready ??

The biggest recognition platform for Fashion designers and enthusiasts is happening in your  city.

Designers award fashion show presents:

 The 4th edition of African fashion designers Award

Themed: Iconic hall of fame

Date: 19 & 20 Nov. 2021

Featuring: Exhibition & Runway showcase

Cocktail & ballet

Award Gala night

Fashion Exhibition & cocktail party : BMT African garden Wuse II adetokunbo Ademola crescent.

Award Gala night :

 National merit House maitama Abuja.

Red carpet Host : Emmanuel of (Big brother Naija)

Host: Nazo Ekezie

Hype Man : JoeRock  & MC Quest

Come experience the goodness of African fashion entrepreneurs

Headline sponsors: @budweisernigeria

Associate Sponsor: @maggi_nigeria

Powered by: @optionainternational

Package by : Goodwill Ambassador event agency

Supported by: House of twitch

Media sponsors : spice TV, Silverbird TV, NTA , AIT and kiss fm.

For Table Reservation : +2348129094557

Embracing the premium beautify of creativity in Africa !!!

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Get Ready for a New Dawn at the Olojo Festival 2021

His Majesty, Arole Oodua Olofin Adimula, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, OJAJA II has announced the commencement of Odún Olójó, the festival of the first dawn and first creation, The day of Olódùmarè from the 25th to the 27th of September 2021, at Ile-Ife, the spiritual home of the Yoruba race.

 

Olojo festival is the mother of all cultural festivals created to celebrate the creation of the first day. It is filled with elaborate displays of vibrant cultural performances as well as sacred & colorful rituals.

 

His Majesty, Arole Oodua Olofin Adimula, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, OJAJA II describes Olojo as the celebration of God Almighty. He calls it the way of Yoruba culture, tradition, and heritage. He believes that the Olojo Festival is a celebration for Africans all over the world, not only the people of Ife, Osun State.

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This year, the sum of N990,000 cash prize will be given to 99 lucky people who partake in the #MyOlojoMoment giveaway on social media. All you have to do is;

 

 Make a “video” or “text post” about an experience, prayer, or supplication you were blessed with by Almighty God

 

Post it using the following #MyOlojoMoment and #OlojoFestival2021 and tag @olojofestival

Giveaway link – https://www.instagram.com/p/CT9hNfbFvTH/

 

You can stream #OlojoFestival2021 live on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCD8rMgRlEaUP9l0g1_BosWw

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ROTARIAN INNOCENT ABU BECOMES 26TH ROTARY PRESIDENT AS GRAND INSTALLATION PLANS ARE UNDERWAY

The Rotary Club of Gowon Estate, District 9110 Lagos Nigeria is set to Install Rotarian Innocent Abu as its 26Th President, come Saturday 2nd October 2021. The grand event will hold at 12.00 noon Nigerian time at Havana Suites & Conference Centre, 3rd Avenue, F Close, Gowon Estate Lagos.

The Rotary club of Gowon Estate District 9110 lagos is a member of ROTARY INTERNATIONAL a global organization for professional, business men and women who are committed to practical application of ideal of service both individually and collectively in communities and the promotion of World Peace and Understanding through fellowship and friendship. The Gowon Estate Chapter of the club District 9110 will induct Rotarian Innocent Abu as its 26th President, alongside other executives and activities.

Innocent Abu, popularly called Famous Fada is an Entrepreneur and Managing Director of INNOSTAR VENTURES, a logistics services company in Lagos affiliated with some international logistics organizations such as WIFFA, OLOFAMILY, JCTRANS and also a member of Global shipping and logistics network.

Innocent is a graduate of Lagos State University where he obtained his Bsc in Business Administration and because of his quest for knowledge he proceeded to University of Lagos for a Masters degree in Public and International Affairs {MPIA}. He is a member of The Nigeria institute of Management {NIM} and Institute of Professional Management and Administrators of Nigeria {IPMA-NIG}

Famous Fada was a chartered member of of Rotary Club of Igando, He has served in various capacities in Rotary Club, he was the Project chairman in 2012-2013, Club Administrator 2013-2014, Treasuer 2014-2015, Public Image Chair 2018-2019, Club Administrator 2019-2020, President Elect 2020-2021.

His passion and commitment to Rotary in general, bestowed more responsibility on him at the District level where he severed in substantive committees in Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)2021-2021 Rotary year.

He loves travelling and has travelled to attend numerous Rotary International Conventions and programs, forming networks and building relationship through service to humanity, which are mutually beneficial not only to his club, but also to other clubs.

Outside Rotary, Innocent Abu has been a philanthropist while in school and even after school, he kept paying school fees for some less privileged people who are willing to study. With this passion in his heart he is working on setting up a foundation to support the less privileged.

Innocent Abu is a minister of the Gospel in Christ Living Spring Apostolic Ministry {Clam}, he puts God first in everything he does and seeks God’s guidance in quest to making the world a better place.

Innocent is blessed with a beautiful wife, Mrs. Pauline Abu and three wonderful children, Master Wisdom Abu, Miss Daniella Innocent and Master Daniel Innocent, he adores and cherish his family.

Congratulations to Innocent Abu on this auspicious investiture.

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Nigerian Singer, Shelvydee Shares His Music Struggle

Nigerian fast rising singer and songwriter, Shelvydee who recently put out his debut body of work titled “On God” – a magnificent three tracks project talks about his music struggles.

The talented artiste who has been in the industry for over a decade took time to share life and music struggles with us. The singer talked about him working his ass off for several hours just to make ends meet in order to be able to feed and promote his craft.

“I have been doing music for 11 years and it has not really been a rosy thing. I have to go into different types of jobs just to make money to meet my basic needs and also promote my music”

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Did You Know That The Sultan of Sokoto is Very Humble and Respectful? HRH King Appolus Chu Says

Concerning the video making the rounds on social media and speculations that His Eminence HRM Alhaji Saad Abubakar, the Sultan of Sokoto, snubbed the Governor of Lagos State, His Excellency Babajide Sanwo-Olu at an event, I don’t think that’s what really happened. The Sultan I know does not insult or disrespect people in any way. In fact, he doesn’t give room for anything like that around him. I see this whole episode as people reading unnecessary meanings into the video clip and blowing things out of proportion for cheap publicity.

The Sultan of Sokoto that I know, personally, is one of the most humble, approachable and sociable traditional rulers we have in this country today. If you look at the video, you will notice that he wasn’t going about looking for people rather people were approaching him on their own, because he is a very approachable, welcoming and hospitable person. He is the kind of person that people naturally love to associate with. There are so many people in this country that people do not associate with because of the way they carry themselves. The Sultan is not like that. The Sultan is not in the category of persons that disrespect or disregards others because of his position. He respects everyone. He is a down-to-earth leader who has the rare ability of being able to carry everybody along regardless of status or personality. He doesn’t assume any airs, whatsoever. I have dined with him, from the same plate, on different occasions. I have visited him at different times, both home and abroad, and each time he personally walked me and my aides to our vehicles to see us off.

His warm and hospitable nature is also why he has been able to successfully bring the people of the Northern region of the country – Christians and Muslims, politicians and nonpoliticians – together to address issues affecting the North and Nigeria in general. His ability to reach out to people, regardless of their status, tribe or religion is what has given him the popularity he enjoys among Nigerians today and endeared so many of us to him. He is a man who understands the secret of life and knows what it takes to earn respect from people. He doesn’t lobby for loyalty from those that know him, but earns their loyalty by the way he respects himself and respects others.

His ability to mix freely with everyone is one reason why the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria, which he co-chairs with the Ooni of Ife, has become the focal point of national integration in recent times. In the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria, he is on record for saying that “Kings are equal, regardless of the classification of their stools, whether first class or one-hundredth class”. In one of our meetings at the National Council of Traditional Rulers, he came down from the high table set aside for the leaders of the body and said there shouldn’t be any high table because all the traditional rulers are equal. You cannot identify that kind of man as a person who would intentionally snub or embarrass someone else, talk more of snubbing a person in the calibre of the Governor of Lagos State.

Besides, when you look at the video in question, it is easy to infer that both men had probably met in the waiting room before being ushered into the auditorium for the programme. They would have had long periods of interaction before coming out. That can explain why, again looking at the video, the Sultan did not look at Governor Sanwo-Olu’s hand to know whether or not the Executive Governor of Lagos State was offering his hand for a handshake, because that was likely not their first meeting of the night. Again, Governor Sanwo-Olu, being very respectful of traditional rulers, would have merely folded his hand and bowed in that form of greeting that is common for elders and traditional rulers in the West and North of the country. You can see them clearly chatting in the video, despite not shaking hands.

Both men are national leaders and nationalists, I am sure they will have more opportunities to meet in the future. It is only where the Sultan refuses the governor’s handshake at such future meetings that we can begin to wonder whether something is amiss. For now, I think people should stop making unfounded speculations about the video. As nationalists, both men know that what we need the most in Nigeria, right now, is for our leaders to share a single vision for national progress and prosperity, by working towards peace, security and unity of the nation. I urge both leaders, especially His Excellency the Governor of Lagos State, not to be distracted by the side comments of arm-chair analysts with nothing better to do than look for a way to drive a wedge into the obviously good relationship existing between him and the Sultan.

HRH King Appolus Chu
Oneh-Eh Nchia X
And Egbere Emere Okori
Eleme Kingdom
Rivers State

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Every successful business owners must initiate the act of training others so we can alleviate poverty in our Nation – Ekundayo Ayeni


Africa is teeming with untapped talent, with Nigeria, the world’s largest black nation, at the epicenter. According to a 2019 report, Nigeria has a population of over 200 million people, which is expected to double by 2050.

Moreover, Nigeria has one of the world’s youngest populations, with an average age of fewer than 19 years. With all of these factors working in favor of the “Giants of Africa,” the Sub-Saharan country is the “Poverty Capital of the World,” with nearly 87 million people living in extreme poverty, surpassing India (84 million), which previously held the top spot.

One man’s mission is to alleviate poverty one talent at a time.

Ekundayo Ayeni is a serial entrepreneur who has founded a number of digital businesses.
He founded his first company, BusinessPlus Services, in 2012. To give back to his community, he has consistently trained and mentored thousands of young graduates, early-stage professionals, and entrepreneurs on the technical and soft skills needed to thrive in the workplace or as a business owner over the years.

“We’ve only scratched the surface,” he says. The goal is to lift as many people from poverty as humanly possible by providing them with the skills they need to succeed as entrepreneurs or in their jobs.”

Ekundayo’s business is structured in such a way that beneficiaries of his philanthropic efforts have been inspired to pay it forward. He encourages everyone to take the initiative to teach others, and he believes that new business owners should offer internships to other program graduates.

“I’ve seen the Igbo apprenticeship programs, and I believe that’s a great way to give people skills while also reducing poverty. Take a couple of people under your wing once you’re good enough, and prosperity will continue to spread that way,” Ekundayo said.

Beginning his career in laptop and computer gadget sales, Ekundayo observed the scalability and impact of technology by observing activities and interacting with clients in the United States and the United Kingdom.

He would naturally set out to reproduce his learning and experience for the Nigerian market, given his strong entrepreneurial drive. His influence in the Nigerian digital space cannot be underestimated two decades later. His clients range from multinational corporations to the political elite, and he trains an average of 100 people per month.

Ekundayo hinted at upcoming programs aimed at the older generation and late-career professionals through collaboration and several partnerships in the works. We’ll be keeping a careful eye on this Nigerian entrepreneur’s future actions because it would be stupid to dismiss his achievements.

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My goal is to alleviate poverty Among the youth; Giving them the necessary digital skills they need to succeed anywhere in the world – Ekundayo Ayeni

Africa is teeming with untapped talent, with Nigeria, the world’s largest black nation, at the epicenter. According to a 2019 report, Nigeria has a population of over 200 million people, which is expected to double by 2050.
 
Moreover, Nigeria has one of the world’s youngest populations, with an average age of fewer than 19 years. With all of these factors working in favor of the “Giants of Africa,” the Sub-Saharan country is the “Poverty Capital of the World,” with nearly 87 million people living in extreme poverty, surpassing India (84 million), which previously held the top spot.
 
One man’s mission is to alleviate poverty one talent at a time.
 
Ekundayo Ayeni is a serial entrepreneur who has founded a number of digital businesses.
He founded his first company, BusinessPlus Services, in 2012. To give back to his community, he has consistently trained and mentored thousands of young graduates, early-stage professionals, and entrepreneurs on the technical and soft skills needed to thrive in the workplace or as a business owner over the years.
 
“We’ve only scratched the surface,” he says. The goal is to lift as many people from poverty as humanly possible by providing them with the skills they need to succeed as entrepreneurs or in their jobs.”
 
 
Ekundayo’s business is structured in such a way that beneficiaries of his philanthropic efforts have been inspired to pay it forward. He encourages everyone to take the initiative to teach others, and he believes that new business owners should offer internships to other program graduates.
 
“I’ve seen the Igbo apprenticeship programs, and I believe that’s a great way to give people skills while also reducing poverty. Take a couple of people under your wing once you’re good enough, and prosperity will continue to spread that way,” Ekundayo said.
 
Beginning his career in laptop and computer gadget sales, Ekundayo observed the scalability and impact of technology by observing activities and interacting with clients in the United States and the United Kingdom.
 
He would naturally set out to reproduce his learning and experience for the Nigerian market, given his strong entrepreneurial drive. His influence in the Nigerian digital space cannot be underestimated two decades later. His clients range from multinational corporations to the political elite, and he trains an average of 100 people per month.
 
Ekundayo hinted at upcoming programs aimed at the older generation and late-career professionals through collaboration and several partnerships in the works. We’ll be keeping a careful eye on this Nigerian entrepreneur’s future actions because it would be stupid to dismiss his achievements.
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Stand A Chance To Win N50,000 #MOVEWITHSTHILLZ Dance Challenge

Stand A Chance To Win N50,000 in the ongoing #MOVEWITHSTHILLZ Dance Challenge.

If you’ve got moves, now is the time to #movewithsthillz on a dance challenge!!!

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2. Do a dance routine from any part of the theme song choreography
3. Post your video on Instagram with the hashtag #movewithsthillz
and Tag @sthillzmusicdancenfitness + 3 other friends
4. The Video with the highest number of likes and comments wins the prize

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St. Hillz Music, Dance, Fitness Studio Grand opening is coming up on October Ist 2021 by 4 pm.

Venue: Plot 1265 Purple Stone Mall, Apo Resettlement, Abuja.

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