Moneybags’ll destroy democracy, says ADP aspirant

Action Democratic Party (ADP) governorship aspirant in Ogun State, Capt. Ladi Odulaja has asked electorate to be wary of moneybags and their activities as the nation prepared for the 2019 general election. Odulaja, who warned that money politics was capable of destroying the nation’s democracy, said the voters should always consider merit and competence as yardsticks in determining their representatives at the polls. Speaking in an interview with reporters in Abeokuta, the ADP aspirant said Nigerians must not allow politicians to unduly hoodwink them. Odulaja, a retired pilot, argued that…

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Global mobile money revenues hit $2.4bn in 2017

The mobile money industry processed transactions worth a billion dollars a day in 2017, helping to drive financial inclusion around the world, according to the latest GSMA report.   In its seventh annual state of the industry report on mobile money, the GSMA claims that there are now 690 million registered accounts in over 90 countries, generating direct revenues of over $2.4 billion in 2017.   The report notes several new trends, including the accelerated growth of bank-to-wallet interoperability, the growing adoption of smartphones, the proliferation of fintech companies, the…

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Money talks: Were you fired? What comes next?

It has become a reality that among us in one way or the other, job loss is no longer just a reeling off o f statistics.   Real people, many of them friends and loved ones, even you could be a victim. It is a harrowing experience to go through right now with recession in the worst it has been since the early 80s.   No matter how hurt or let down or even angry you may feel, do not get sucked into that feeling. It would be the worst…

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Police vow to arrest Goje, return documents, money

…recover file on killing of cleric from senator’s residence The Police have threatened to arrest Senator Danjuma Goje if he failed to honour invitation extended to him. Goje is expected to tell detectives what a file allegedly containing “write-ups” on the assassination of an Islamic cleric in Kano State in 2007, Sheikh Ja’afar Mahmud Adam, was doing in his house, among other findings. The threat of arrest was made yesterday by the Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), CSP Jimoh Moshood, when he appeared on a live programme in Abuja. In…

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Improve WordPress Theme Development Process

There is so much to learn about WordPress theme development. The Internet is home to hundreds of articles about building WordPress themes, to countless theme frameworks that will help you get started, and to endless WordPress themes, some of which are beautiful and professional but not a few of which are (to be honest) a bit crappy. Rather than write another article on building a WordPress theme (which would be silly, really, since any theme I build would fall into the “crappy” category), I’ve asked some of the top theme…

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