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|Phones / American Woman Buys Iphone 6 But Gets A Pack Of Potatoes Instead by AmeboGist: 9:05am On Nov 24|
A woman who thought she has scooped a great Black Friday deal when she bought an iPhone 6 for $100 got a nasty shock when she opened the box.
The unidentified victim was at her home in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, when a man drove past in a black truck with a yellow and red balloon and a sign taped to the side of it reading: " Black Friday sale".
She went out to see what he was offering, and found that the truck was loaded with high-tech items including phones, laptops, DVDs and CDs, as well as clothes, shoes, watches, bags and - bizarrely - bundles of hair.
She asked the man if he had an iPhone 6 and he handed her a phone which appeared to be in good condition. He told her the phone was already activated and the first bill was due in mid-December.
The victim even asked him to call the phone to double-check it was working - and it rang.
She handed over $100 and left with a box containing what she thought was her iPhone and a receipt. It wasn't until she got back inside and opened the box that she realised she'd been duped.
"The box is heavy, and I get home, and this n***** sold me a box of potatoes," she said in a video posted on LiveLeak.
"A box of potatoes for $100 this n***** gave me one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten, eleven cut up potatoes. I am not kidding."
To add insult to injury, the box also included an Android charger.
"What the heck am I supposed to do with this?!" the victim said.
|Business / Per Second News Retracts Story On Heritage Bank’s Involvement In N150m Fraud by AmeboGist: 12:17pm On Aug 04|
Online news website, Per Second News has retracted a story published on its website where Heritage Bank was fingered as being involved in a N150 million racketeering.
The story had purported employees of the bank and staff of MTN as being instrumental to the swindle of some customers.
The newspaper in a statement said it “has carried out checks on the story and discovered that standard editorial procedures were not followed to verify its authenticity. After making the embarrassing error the headline and content was amended the same day.
“The story was filed by one of our financial correspondent who passed it directly to the IT officer for publication without the consent of any editorial staff. The statement was utterly false. Mr Oyelade Shola-Isaac, 32, Osuolale Hammid, 40, and Akeem Adesina, 33 were never staff of Heritage Bank Plc at any time.
“The correspondent has been fired to serve as a warning that the Per Second News will not tolerate breaches of its editorial integrity.
“We would want to clarify that Heritage Bank staff was never involved in the fraud. Per Second News regrets the damage done to the team by publication of the allegation, and sincerely apologizes to its readers and to the Management of Heritage Bank, employees and customers across the nation,” said the news platform.
|Jobs/Vacancies / Re: Calling All Aspiring Junior Developers by AmeboGist: 4:48pm On Apr 11|
|Jobs/Vacancies / Calling All Aspiring Junior Developers by AmeboGist: 10:31pm On Apr 10|
A firm whom is looking to build a developer community is looking to hire young developers into its one year developer program. Here is a breakdown of what they are offering: Start off Salary is NGN100,000 after tax for one year and after one year, developers that meet the requirements would be retained and others let go.
1. Not Older than 25yrs
2. Finished NYSC
CVs should be sent to Developernigeria@gmail.com and CV should categorically state the developer software and language you use.
Best of luck to everyone
|Celebrities / Re: Juliet Ibrahim And Icebergslim Are An Item! by AmeboGist: 9:46pm On Mar 03|
|Celebrities / Juliet Ibrahim And Icebergslim Are An Item! by AmeboGist: 9:13pm On Mar 03|
Now we know who has the sultry Ghanaian Actresses heart, could wedding bells be in the nearest future? IceBergSlim label mate (Trafic) and IceBergSlim cousins seem to have confirmed their engagement. Peep the receipts below.
|Properties / Re: Urgent!!! Miniflat Or Two Bedroom Flat Needed!! by AmeboGist: 1:53pm On Feb 26|
|Properties / Re: Closed. Closed. Closed. 14 Mini Flats & 4 Room Self Contain 4 Lease & Rent by AmeboGist: 6:57pm On Feb 19|
Waiting on the pictures sir.
|Properties / Re: Closed. Closed. Closed. 14 Mini Flats & 4 Room Self Contain 4 Lease & Rent by AmeboGist: 11:36am On Feb 19|
When would they be ready for people to move in?
|Properties / Re: Urgent!!! Miniflat Or Two Bedroom Flat Needed!! by AmeboGist: 11:27am On Feb 19|
|Properties / Urgent!!! Miniflat Or Two Bedroom Flat Needed!! by AmeboGist: 9:42am On Feb 19|
I have an urgent need for either a Two Bedroom flat or a Mini Flat in either of the following locations Yaba (Along Herbert Macaulay way, not Onike or Fola Agoro) Maryland (Mende and / or Shonibare Estate), Anthony.
Budget is NGN600k, One year only!
Serious pple should please drop their contacts. (N.B I don't pay to view properties)
|Celebrities / Re: Teebillz Goofs Around With His Son, Jamil (Photos, Video) by AmeboGist: 10:08am On Jan 21|
This is the most idiotic statement I have ever heard!!!
|Career / Re: Dismissed Staff Were Adequately Compensated – Heritage Bank by AmeboGist: 9:12pm On Jan 19|
Let him sue the bank or better still report them to the relevant authorities for breach of agreement. It's that simple na, let's take our lives into our own hands!
|Properties / Re: Housemate Needed In Maryland by AmeboGist: 10:46pm On Jan 18|
|Career / Re: Dismissed Staff Were Adequately Compensated – Heritage Bank by AmeboGist: 10:02pm On Jan 18|
Okay i am gonna say this for the Last time, I am not PRO for Heritage Bank, i just happen to find out facts before jumping into conclusion, now these are the answers you requested
If you know the legacy staff of Heritage Bank, then you would know that ALL of them were sacked - These were the people that started the Bank before the Bank opened its doors to the general public. Compensation like i said, 30working days never finish na? Why is it that people only like a policy when it favours them?
Liquidity issue? Are the customers getting their monies Yes/No? http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2016/12/05/heritage-bank-safe-sound-profitable-says-sekibo/ Please read that article and you will be enlightened.
So because the Bank decided to restructure the salary of Staff and give more incentive to HARD WORKING staff, you are now vexing? Oga if you worked hard, met your deliverables and possibly exceeded it you would have been paid your UNTAXED incentive, After all when you received your total package was it not better that your previous package? so please miss me with that BS. If you didn't like it, you could walked outta the door, collected your compensation and run your own business, where you can be dashing undeserving staff monies they don't deserve.
So please Oga, the minute you realize that any Bank and not only Heritage Bank is a business that has to provide returns to the stakeholders who put money together to setup the business and NOT A CHARITY ORGANIZATION, thats when you will be enlightened.
So my evil minded, Bitter speaking, ex-employee undeserving employee of Heritage Bank, get off your entitled horse and strive to do better....
|Career / Re: Dismissed Staff Were Adequately Compensated – Heritage Bank by AmeboGist: 8:24pm On Jan 18|
I wish I was PRO for Heritage Bank oooo, my pocket go dey sweet now!! Anyways take this as a lesson so when you run your own organization you can do better!!
|Career / Re: Dismissed Staff Were Adequately Compensated – Heritage Bank by AmeboGist: 11:40pm On Jan 17|
False claims that? They are restructuring their workforce? - I hate to break it to you darling, they did restructure their workforce and you didn't make the cut.
30 Days after termination - Biko did you include the days of no-work? After all you all claim extra leave days when your leave falls on/with a public holiday.
1 Year Basic? - Look at your offer letter and calculate your Basic and get back to us.
1 year HMO for you and your family? - You tell us....
|Career / Re: Dismissed Staff Were Adequately Compensated – Heritage Bank by AmeboGist: 11:29pm On Jan 17|
How is it my choice to reason that way? I am only pointing out the same point you pointed out.... After all are we not all pointers? lool
|Career / Re: Dismissed Staff Were Adequately Compensated – Heritage Bank by AmeboGist: 11:24pm On Jan 17|
Same way they made a decision, the decision makers also made a decision... so why is that now our problem? after all the decision makers are satisfied....
|Career / Re: Dismissed Staff Were Adequately Compensated – Heritage Bank by AmeboGist: 11:18pm On Jan 17|
I agree with you but, why would you stay in one post & one position for 15years!! Na your Papa get the Bank? Moreso, they didnt get the knowledge outta the blue, it was passed to them by an older generation whom left to pave way for them to also grow as the younger generation. so why are they now building house ontop seat that can be taken at any point in time?
|Career / Re: Dismissed Staff Were Adequately Compensated – Heritage Bank by AmeboGist: 11:11pm On Jan 17|
My Chairman... How many years you don use for the Bank?
|Career / Re: Dismissed Staff Were Adequately Compensated – Heritage Bank by AmeboGist: 11:06pm On Jan 17|
I wish it had to do with me being an inside staff, How do you expect the junior staff to grow and have career progression when a senior staff has been on the same seat for over ten years and they have refused to resign? Common lets be honest with ourselves here.
Push out the Older ones, so the younger ones can grow... simple!!
|Career / Re: Dismissed Staff Were Adequately Compensated – Heritage Bank by AmeboGist: 10:21pm On Jan 17|
Let me weigh into this Heritage Bank news with authentic information. I think one of the major issues that Heritage Bank has had in the past is the lack of communication when bad press begins to start, but i like this Fela Ibidapo administration, more grease to his elbows....
Now to the matter at hand, Heritage Bank laid off staff and this lay off was done late last year. all the legacy Heritage Bank senior staff and close to retirement age staff of the acquired Enterprise Bank were asked to go and their compensation started from 1YEAR BASIC SALARY (WITHOUT TAX), 1YEAR HMO COVERED PLAN FOR THE AFFECTED STAFF AND THIER FAMILIES, writing off of the existing staff loans just to name a few.
Majority of the affected staff especially those from the Acquired Enterprise Bank staff had at most 1year till retirement and 98% had trained their kids through school with most of them working in good organizations, and only a few junior staff were affected and these staff had existing disciplinary cases against them.
|Properties / Re: In Search Of A 2 Bedroom Flat To Rent. by AmeboGist: 2:07pm On Jan 13|
|Properties / Re: In Search Of A 2 Bedroom Flat To Rent. by AmeboGist: 7:52am On Jan 13|
Sure if I get something decent
|Properties / Re: In Search Of A 2 Bedroom Flat To Rent. by AmeboGist: 10:32pm On Jan 12|
Thanks for the offer, but Ogba is off my areas of interest
|Properties / In Search Of A 2 Bedroom Flat To Rent. by AmeboGist: 9:26pm On Jan 12|
I am currently in search of a two bedroom apartment to rent, my areas of interest are Yaba (off Herbert Macaulay way, no iwaya and the rest), Mende, Oban Ilori Strt, Anthony, Opebi, Allen and Surulere (off Bode Thomas would be ideal).
My budget is 600k, One year rent option (economy is tight).
If you have apartments please mail me on Talktobode@gmail.com.
|Business / Heritage Bank 2nd Edition Business Fair by AmeboGist: 6:26pm On Sep 21, 2016|
Be a part of the most exciting shopping event of the year – The 2nd edition of the Heritage Bank Business Fair is here! This is a platform for budding businesses across Lagos state to showcase their goods and services while enjoying fantastic networking opportunities. The fair serves as the perfect hangout for families and friends and promises loads of shopping and fun activities.
Date: October 2nd & 3rd, 2016
Time: 10AM – 5PM
Venue: Plot 12 LigaliAyorinde (Besides Pan Ocean Building), Victoria Island Lagos
Over 50 vendors
Discounted prices on goods and services
Music & entertainment
Special guest appearance
How to Participate:
To book a space at the Heritage Bank Business Fair, kindly send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before Friday23/09/2015 or call our multilingual contact centre on 0700HERITAGE or 012369000 or 016309000.
Participation is open to all customers & non-customers. Entry is FREE
|Celebrities / Re: Kim K, Thinks All Nigerian Women Are Apes!! by AmeboGist: 8:36pm On Mar 26, 2013|
steve_cantrell: Oh really Kim, after a half-million dollars ??and here are the ladies that look like apes!!!
|Celebrities / Kim K, Thinks All Nigerian Women Are Apes!! by AmeboGist: 8:12pm On Mar 26, 2013|
Reality starlet Kim "The LovePeddler" Kardiashian recently came to Nigeria for the highly publicized Darey Concert, But unfortunately Ms. Kardashian having fulfilled all media engagements didn't even stay till the end of the show. A lot of people were furious but now we know why she didn't want to stay. Apparently all the women she met where apes and she visited the worst of the worst in the country. So to Gbemi (BeatFM), Eku(Studio 53) that were feeling fly to have interviewed her, SHE THOUGHT Y'ALL WERE APES!!!!
|Celebrities / Wizkid To Return To EME by AmeboGist: 6:54pm On Mar 25, 2013|
If everything goes according to plan, Wizkid will soon be returning to his former music label, EME Music Group, this is according to a reliable industry source. The source revealed to me exclusively that Wizkid and EME bosses have been going back and forth for the last couple of weeks through their lawyers trying to agree on new terms of them working together again.
"Wizkid leaving EME was just his way of pushing the bosses at the label to take him seriously and increase his earning percentage. When he joined EME he wasn't a star but then he became a mega star and was making a lot of money for the label and they still didn't increase his earning percentage so he took a walk. Now they are working on a new contract that will favour Wizkid." The source said
I hear in the new contract being drafted, EME will not take a dime from Wizkid's international deals. When they start working together again, remember you read it here first!
Culled from Linda Ikeji
|Music/Radio / New H.mille Music Featuring Tillaman Titled 'rondo' by AmeboGist: 6:29pm On Mar 25, 2013|
Nigerian Rapper H.Mille officially releases the second single of his debut album titled ‘Rondo’; an up-tempo track which was produced by Rhymes would make you want to hit the dance floor. The upcoming Rapper is known to infuse ‘New School’ with the basics and culture of Old School Hip-Hop- creating a niche of his own in the Nigerian Music Industry. Having done covers to various tracks with his most notable been his rendition of Brymo’s ‘Ara’; this young rapper has shown his potential and will continue to rise from here on out. To keep up with this young prodigy, follow him Twitter - @HMilleYG
Click here to Listen/Download:
Take it Slow: http://www.4shared.com/mp3/0cWFrf9G/Take_It_Slow.html
H.Millie YounG also known as Agbabiaka Olatunji Idris, is an 18 year old student of Crop Protection of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. He is a prolific young rapper that has held on to the basics and culture of the old school of Hip Hop, but infused it with the new school. He's a flexible and fluid rapper that enjoys stylish punchlines and wordplays on his tracks, and loves to blend other genres of music in his rap to give a peculiar flavour of Hip Hop.
He professionally started music in 2010 at the age of 16 with his first song titled See Me Now. Over the years, he has recorded close to 10 songs, most of which were samples of numerous notable hits which were supposed to be a compilation for his Mixtape. Some of the songs include Ara (Remix) for Brymo, Nonillionaire (A-City Remix) for Samklef just to mention a few. He has also featured on UNAAB Cypher by Gidiboy which is an on-campus freestyle series that showcases Rap talents in the school.
In 2012, H.Millie has decided to quit "playing" and make mainstream, classic Hip Hop music that can contend in the music industry worldwide. His first single titled "Take It Slow" is currently enjoying constant airplay on the airwaves. H.Millie is the redemption of Hip Hop music in Nigeria. He is the future of Nigerian music with a blueprint. To Keep up with this young prodigy, follow him Twitter - @HMilleYG
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