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20 Bizarre Things You Didn’t Recognize About Mark Zuckerberg

20 Bizarre Things You Didn’t Recognize About Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg is one of the most recognizable CEOS in the world, and what he has achieved at 32 years old is pretty staggering. Even though more than a billion users flock to Facebook every month and he has donated billions of dollars to medical research through the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, it’s important to remember…

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Billionaire son, Paddy Adenuga, finally shares story of how he came close to buying Chevron Oil and Gas company in Netherlands at 29, without his family help

Billionaire son, Paddy Adenuga, finally shares story of how he came close to buying Chevron Oil and Gas company in Netherlands at 29, without his family help

It was October 2013, two years had passed since I had left the family business in Lagos, Nigeria and moved to London, England to start my own oil trading company. My time in the family business, as a director in the telecoms division and upstream oil & gas company was challenging to say the least…

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Costly Mistakes People Make With Business Investments

Costly Mistakes People Make With Business Investments

It’s too easy to make costly mistakes with business investments, especially when you are not armed with the right information and knowledge to guide you. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 5 costly mistakes people make with business investments. Investing Money They’ll Need Soon Avoid these kinds of investments that are just based…

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Full Biography And Net Worth of Tony Elumelu

Full Biography And Net Worth of Tony Elumelu

Tony Elumelu is a Nigerian Businessman, entrepreneur, investor, and billionaire. He was born on the 22nd of March 1963 in Jos to Dominic and Suzanne Elumelu. In addition to being a businessman, Tony whose full name is Tony Onyemaechi Elumelu is also an economist and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Heirs Holdings, the United Bank for…

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Naira Trading At 500 To Dollar Was Scary

Naira Trading At 500 To Dollar Was Scary

An employer of labour has opened up on the hassles of doing business in Nigeria during the low moments of the naira. The Managing Director, Lacasera Company, Mr. Roland Ebelt, said that at the deepest point of the naira depreciation when the currency traded at 500 to a dollar, local beverage firms were very concerned…

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Poultry Farming In Nigeria: Business Plan, Feasibility Studies, How To Start [PDF Download]

Poultry Farming In Nigeria: Business Plan, Feasibility Studies, How To Start [PDF Download]

Poultry business in Nigeria is unarguably one of the most lucrative farming businesses you can do in Nigeria especially when it is setup and managed properly. The farmers we currently have are not producing enough poultry and will not be enough even in the next ten years! This aspect of livestock farming presents one of…

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Inspiring Story Of A Female Graduate Of UNIBEN Turned Cobbler | She Makes Shoes For People Of High Calibre

Inspiring Story Of A Female Graduate Of UNIBEN Turned Cobbler | She Makes Shoes For People Of High Calibre

Here is an inspiring story of Michelle Ekure, a graduate of the University of Benin, who is the managing director of Michelle leathers. She has made shoes for Alibaba and now for lots of people, even outside Nigeria. In an exclusive interview with City People’s SUNDAY ADIGUN, she recalled how rough it was for her when she graduated…

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Amazon Jeff Bezos Replaces Bill Gates As The World’s Richest Man

Amazon Jeff Bezos  Replaces Bill Gates As The World’s Richest Man

Amazon Chief Executive Officers, CEO, Jeff Bezos is now the richest person in the world for the second time.Amazon stock opened up more than 8% higher than Thursday’s close, adding nearly $7 billion to Bezos’ net worth overnight.According Forbes, Bezos had a net worth of $89.7 billion, as of the start of trading on Friday.Bill…

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How Seun Osewa, A University Drop Out Started Nairaland And Made It Multi million-Dollar Internet Business Empire

How Seun Osewa, A University Drop Out Started Nairaland And Made It Multi million-Dollar Internet Business Empire

​If you’re an active internet user, or you consult that machine to search for stuff, chances are you would have come across Nairaland. Well, Nairaland is Nigeria’s biggest indigenous website and only Facebook, Yahoo, Google and blogspot are more viewed than it. Put better, it commands more visits than Twitter and Wikipedia in Nigeria. It…

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10 easy Ways To Raise Capital For Your Business Without A Bank

10 easy Ways To Raise Capital For Your Business Without A Bank

Right from utilizing personal savings, to getting funds from your friends or family members, you can definitely ensure that your business sees the light of the day. Moreover, with the norms for business lending getting tougher, exploring some other methods to finance your startup is the best foot forward. Many people always have ideas. They all…

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