Daily Archives: February 23, 2021

Mr Macaroni, Nengi, Erica, Aisha Yesufu and Airopay make Gage Awards 2021 nomination shortlist

The GAGE Awards 2021 has finally opened its portal for voting of digital practitioners who have emerged from the 20 categories. After 2 long months of intense nominations, the final lists of nominees in the various categories have been released. Announcing the commencement of voting, the Convener of the GAGE Awards, Mr Johnson Anorh, disclosed…

Nigerian professor who renounced his citizenship expelled from South Africa over bigamous marriage

A Nigerian professor, Edwin Okey Chikata Ijeoma, who previously renounced his Nigerian citizenship, has been expelled from South Africa over bigamous marriage. Ijeoma, a professor of public sector economics at the University of Fort Hare (UFH) in the Eastern Cape had his citizenship revoked by the Ministry of Home Affairs after he fraudulently relied…

Senate confirms nomination of service chiefs as ambassadors

The nomination of the immediate past service chiefs as non-career ambassadors, was on Tuesday February 23 confirmed by the senate despite criticisms. Though Senate Minority Leader Enyinaya Abaribe faulted this by questioning the nomination and confirmation of the ex-service chiefs when the Senate had on three different occasions called for their sack and also wondered why the petitions…