We eventually launched both the Sexxy website and the Sexxy Off-Premise Parties in May 2004 and the rest as they say is history.
The 2012 edition of the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) pageant will be held in Benin City, Edo State on Saturday May 5th, at Best Western Homeville hotel.
The 2nd, 3rd and 5th position of the top indigenous website respectively belongs to Punch Newspaper, Vanguard Newspapers, Sun News belongs to which is largely due to their readily available contents (news).
GTbank is at the 4th because of the bank’s online and offline popularity in the country.
My 72-year-old mother, widowed since 1976, has not received her pension from the Kogi state government for over a year now (we have, let me confess, lost count of the months).
Insult plus injury, she has not been paid her gratuity since she retired in 2006, despite all manner of verification and re-verification she has been undergoing — travelling from Lagos to Lokoja, the state capital, all the time.
UPDATE: Top 10 Most Visited Websites in Nigeria as at September 2012 20.
I am quite surprise this site is coming up at Number 20, the site’s users are disproportionately African, Majority of visits to this site are bounces and visitors to from Nigeria has 0.9% compared with the overall internet population. At Number 19, is a networking tool to find connections to recommended job candidates, industry experts and business partners.
The most visited websites in Nigeria include those of Facebook (Expected), Twitter (On the increase), Conduit (Surprisingly), Youtube (Tube lovers), BBC online (News) , (Football fans) and not forgetting Google (Synonymous to SEARCH…*I hope their robots are indexing this*) Analyzing these websites, one would notice that the top ranking indigenous site includes (#1) which offers a broad discussion forum for Nigerians.
Some say billions, but I have no way of finding out. I spend days and nights thinking about hospitals and schools.
One thing I know, at least, is that I get SMS from despondent people everyday asking for “family support” as salaries have not been paid for… I am always fascinated by laboratories and libraries. Each time I go round Nigeria and I see the afflictions of the lowly and the vulnerable, I am overwhelmed with sadness. Go to the primary healthcare centre nearest to you, go to the nearest general hospital, go to the nearest public school.
President Muhammadu Buhari’s forceful response to the agitation has been counter-productive, inflaming passions and boosting separatist sentiments.
The government needs to change course and prioritise dialogue over coercion.
50 years after Nigeria’s then Eastern Region declared itself the Republic of Biafra, sparking a brutal and costly three-year civil war, the country again faces a separatist challenge.