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Celebrities / Re: Waje Shares Beautiful Bathroom Selfie In Her Bathrobe by Airforce1(m): 1:49pm
nice hair clips
When are you gonna change your profile pic?
Jobs/Vacancies / Re: Ccsnl Call Center Representative Test Invite by CravingChic(f): 1:49pm

Have they called u?? The breefing was just yesterday na... Don't think anything would happen till nextweek earliest

Howdy Shekonz, please can you tell me what the briefing was all about. Mine is scheduled for tomorrow!
Programming / Need A Point Of Sale Software For Your Small Business by teamg(f): 1:49pm
hello I need pos system for small business
Politics / Re: David Mark Campaign Rice, Salt Flood Otukpo, To Construct Four Roads Before Xmas by adeoba2008: 1:49pm
Campaign after election.
Health / Re: Photos Of Best Hospitals In Anambra by flyca: 1:49pm
I am very much impressed.

So am I smiley
Education / Re: FUTMINNA 2015/2016 ASPIRANTS THREAD by 1Cor10vs26(m): 1:49pm

I ve tried all that, Na to bounce enter ITS next week go ask them wassup?
hi, have u been to its? am having exactly the same problem with my portal
Properties / Re: To Let @ Gbagada (just Vacant Now). by WPCPROPERTY: 1:49pm
I need a decent 2 BD room in Gbagada (N400k Max). Not like the BQ on Ifelodun street. Pls reply if available

Okay sir.
Education / Re: Nigeia Teachers Institute- Pgde 2015 Application Official Thread by fame12k(m): 1:49pm
Pls who knows the location of Awka centre

Check there website, And click on study centre to get d full list.
Politics / Core Igbo Men, Women In Support Of Biafra But Against Violence- S/east Traders by Banuso99: 1:49pm
01 December,2015

By Nwabueze Okonkwo
ONITSHA – Traders under the aegis of South-East Amalgamated Markets Traders Association, SEAMATA yesterday stated that they are in total support of the pro-Biafra groups who are
agitating for the restoration or actualization of Biafra republic, adding that that they are condemning in totality the invasion of markets by the agitators.

They said contrary to media reports that they are against Biafra agitation, the traders, as core Igbo men and women are in support of the efforts to restore Biafra through non-violence and not through violence agitation as obtained in the recent protests embarked upon by the agitators during which they forcefully entered into the markets and harassed the traders for opening their shops

President-General of SEAMATA Chief Okwudili Ezenwankwo in a press statement he jointly signed with the Secretary-General, Mr. Temple Udeh, noted that in as much as the traders support the movement for Biafran state, they are in total condemnation of a situation where the pro-Biafra agitators/protesters allowed themselves to be infiltrated by some miscreants who cashed in on the protest to loot and do all sorts of things in the markets.

SEAMATA further stated that the invasion of the markets by Biafra supporters in the name of protest which led to vandalization and destruction of shops, vehicles and other valuables belonging to their fellow Igbos was not only condemnable but unacceptable, adding, “to set the record straight and for the purposes of clarity, the traders are not challenging the constitutional right of peaceful assembly of any one.

We only condemned the attitude of the protesters (or miscreants that infiltrated them) that went into markets, chased the traders out and closed the entrances to the market”.

“It was the maturity of the leadership that directed the security men in these markets not to challenge them, that forestalled casualties. The protest was not peaceful as it recorded casualities. If the Pro-Biafra protesters held their protest in a field or any stadium, there wouldn’t have been any issue to warrant all these misrepresentation of intentions”, they stated.

They recalled that when it protested the alleged relocation of Boko Haram detainees to Anambra state, the protesters went on without harassing or disturbing anybody going about his of her businesses, adding that when the entire South-East traders protested, mother protest went on in Ekwulobia stadium and no individual was molested, unlike the pro-Biafra protesters.

“That we all are Igbos both traders and protesters are not in contention, that the problem of one Igbo man shall attract the sympathy of the other is stressing the obvious. But it is against natural justice and fairness to create a more difficult problem as a solution to an existing one.

“If the protests were in an open field or stadium, those that put the entire Igbo in this mess couldn’t have had the opportunity.

The protesters could even decide to sleep in the venue for days as are witnessed in other parts of the countries without disturbance.

The statement of the traders is for the protesters to leave the market. The traders never disowned anybody or group as reported in some quarters”, SEAMATA stated.

Business / Re: How Foreign Bankers Lure Nigerian Elite To Early Graves by baloney: 1:49pm
don't know who the liar is; but
who says things don't happen here...
Mr revelation? do u..
Crime / Court To Sentence 20-year-old Mother For Online Baby Sale by viviangist: 1:49pm
A mother pleaded guilty in a South African court to having tried to sell her baby on the Internet for 5,000 rand (346 dollars), a report said on Tuesday.

The 20-year-old woman said “I admit that my actions were unlawful and intentional, I have no defence.’’

Police said that the woman was arrested in October following a tip-off from a member of the public who said that a baby was being sold on the website called Gumtree.

She was freed on bail and placed under house arrest, to be sentenced on Feb. 29 at the Magistrates’ Court in the eastern town of Pietermaritzburg.

Source http://www.vanguardngr.com/2015/12/court-to-sentence-20-year-old-mother-for-online-baby-sale/

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Health / Re: 19,396 Test HIV Positive In Niger State – Perm Sec by laurenziz6(m): 1:49pm
And they blame me for having trust issues
Celebrities / Re: Pastor Marries Pregnant Girlfriend With Wife’s Blessing(photos) by andromida(f): 1:49pm
One big happy family. smiley
Nairaland / General / Face Of Fashion Africa And Africa Icon Awards, Second Edition Will Be The Best by GtDigital(m): 1:49pm
As the days of this year 2015, are far spent, and new year 2016, is fast approaching, it is a good omen that everybody is busy trying to put final touch to this year projects. While some are busy skirmishing with this year activities, others have gone ahead to make premeditated plans for the programs and projects for next year.
When you have a lot to do, start with a meal! As some pageant/awards organizers have a hell of a time getting through this year edition of their brands, the Face of Fashion Africa/Africa Icon awards has started her preparations for the second edition of face of fashion Africa, to be staged next year, 2016. In our exclusive interview with Mr Abraham lawal, the CEO of Face of Fashion Africa/Africa Icon Awards, Mr. Abraham explained to Gt9ja that his organization is prepared and ready to stage the second edition of their program comes next year, 2016. And not just staging a program but making history in the entertainment industry. Except!

Question: can we meet you sir?
Answer: my names are Abraham Lawal. I am from Oyo state. I was bred in plateau state, Jos to be specific. I am a fashion designer and I based in Abuja. I have passion for fashion and fashion is me and I am fashion. We are one and you cannot separate both of us! I am the CEO Face of Fashion Africa/Africa Icon Awards. Today, we have too many fashion designers and I love to be distinguished, that is one of the reasons I decided to make my fashions and create a platform where Africans can come together to showcase and celebrate our fabrics and attires in our own Africa ways.

Question: is this your first event?
Answer: no! We are planning and strategising for our second edition. We did the maiden edition this year. It was so hectic for me and my team because of that we have decided to start planning now. We don't need to wait till next year before we kick off.

Question: what are we expecting in the second edition?
Answer: expect the best! ...expecting a bigger event! We want to organize a show that will be the best of its kind. It will just be show but an event that will make impart in the lives of Africans. Take for instance, our maiden edition we only organized beauty pageant event but the second edition we shall also be celebrating Africans who have done well in promoting African courses with the introduction of Africans Icon Awards. We are expecting beauty queens, models and entertainers from all African countries. We look forward to an event where Africans will come to celebration our rich cultures through fashion.

Question: of what impact is face of fashion Africa in the society?
Answer: we are trying to educate our youths on the value of Africa attires. This is the one of the major ways we can showcase our cultures. Face of Fashion Africa is a platform where models showcase our Africa stuffs, fabrics and attires. And it is getting interesting because, the world today, patronizes Africans attires! Also we encourage the younger generations to fashionize and utilize the African fashions. With the office of the queen, the first project we did, was breast cancers awareness which was headed by Goodwill Ambassador Awards. And right now, we are working on a project called "SUPPORT NIGERIAN WINDOWS TODAY"; this will be done in collaborations with government agencies, cooperative organizations and sympathetic individuals. Above all, we want to see Africans celebrating, promoting, and developing Africans attires. And also to use the same platform to empower the girl child in the society!

Question: what is Africa Icon Awards?
Answer: The AFRICA ICON AWARDS (AIAS) is geared at recognizing Africans who have distinguished themselves by contributing to the Advancement of Africa. The African ICON Awards celebrates Men and Women all over Africa who have demonstrated uncommon patriotism, excellent, strong and exceptional leadership through civil governance and responsibilities. Meanwhile, it is pertinent to mention, that we are also trying to appreciate and recognise our passed heroes such as Late Obafemi Awolowo, Late Nelson Mandela, Late Fela and many more in Africa.

Question: where and when will you kick off your auditions?
Answer: our audition will kick off next year in Lagos and other places within Africa where audition will take place will be communicated as we progress.

Question: what are you plans to make this second edition the best of its kind?
Answer: we are bringing top Africa fashion designers from all parts of Africa to grace the event and showcase their talents. Top Africa entertainers will being performing live and some of them will be given awards based on the excellent jobs they are doing in promoting Africa. All the contesters will bring their African attires...a contester from Kenya will come with her Kenyans' cultural and traditional attires, contester from Cameroun will come with her Cameroonians' cultural and traditional attires and so on and so forth. Face of fashion Africa and Africa icon Awards 2016...it all Africana by Africans!

Question: how does one participate?
Answer: our forms are on sales now. All interested super models should go to any nearby FCMB nationwide and purchase their forms with the sum of five thousand naira only. Participants make deposit of five thousand naira into FCMB. Account Name: Face of Africa Concept, Account Number: 3452854011and obtain a teller from the bank. The teller will be used on the day of auditioning. A T-shirt from the sponsors will be attached to each form obtained by participants.

Question: team members?
Answer: Ashley Yusuf (Project Manager)
Faustyno Wilson (Project Coordinator) and for more information call +2347062111207, +2348051900901, +2348174224154, +2348168599742, BBM:59319B41, BBM:590A6bFA, BBM:2BEFE789 you can also visit our website: www.faceoffashionafrica.org, www.facebook.com/faceoffashionafrica,

Celebrities / Re: Mercy Aigbe & Follower Fight Dirty On Instagram by Kk4(m): 1:49pm
The diamond girl get mouth sha...but wetin kwonsign me
Agriculture / Re: Rice Farmers Meet Here by henrixx(m): 1:49pm

Yes. Talk to the villagers, you'll get first hand info from the farmers. You may employ a local to manage the farm for you. Start small and later expand. Don't forget about the birds, also ask the farmers how they prevent birds. Best of luck.
k bro thanks a lot...... Also how much can I start with nd how often should I be at the farm
Jokes Etc / Re: Lalasticlala Vs. Seun by coolhumble(m): 1:49pm
Lalasticlala get that but seun is the boss grin
Education / Re: Unilorin Utme 2015/2016 Aspirants by haywhy911(m): 1:49pm
Good afternoon,Temmi001..our Mama World.
Crime / Re: My Husband Raped My Cousin In Our Matrimonial Home, Wife Tells Court by EVILFOREST: 1:49pm
He-Goat (mkpi)
PLEASE between the HE-GOAT and the COCKK , which is always on heat..?

And between them, whose heat is capable of burning down Nigeria.?

.... . I think the cockk
Romance / Re: She Blocked Me Online Because Of This. by obiorathesubtle(m): 1:49pm
Effects of Nairaland

You're definitely one of the people who comment stupidly on threads.
Romance / Re: Guy's Response To Lady That Demanded For A No Sex Relationship From Him by bentenny(m): 1:49pm
its quite obvious both dat both have different beliefs and viewpoints...
if d guy had known of her stance b4 now,he wud have ended d relationship,wished her well and find someone who shares his own viewpoint..

..and y did she still go into d relationship wen she knew he was never going 2 change his mind about it...I guess she was hoping d guy wud change and start seeing reasons with her..

it doesn't work dat way... I tink d best tin 2 do is split now cos there is no time....u guys r simply not compatible... finito!
Technology Market / Re: BRAND NEW' Google Nexus 6P For Sale. Just Landed by kaydguru: 1:49pm
Just one available
Romance / Re: 10 Ways To Spot A Prostitute In Your Locality by bighead1(m): 1:49pm

ESP Number 5.

Very irritating. The thing is now a norm among women.

i passionately hate that shiit
Celebrities / Re: Photos From Miss Criminal 2015 Beauty Pageant by Mariojane(f): 1:49pm
miss criminal? all of you that have been praying for an opportunity to participate in a contest to make you popular now is the time.
mteeeeeeeeeew nonsense
Politics / Re: Ghana Gets Power-generating Ship To Curtail Outages by dabriggs(m): 1:49pm
Soon they will break free from Nigeria's gas supply.

The rate at which European cities are installing charging points for electric cars at all public parking spaces, I fear for Nigeria.
Properties / Re: 4 RENT- Room Ensuite - Lekki - Great Road/Power/24hrs Internet 08154737273 @500K by ericdry: 1:49pm
The Fastest way to reach us is via our telephone lines: 08154737273
Politics / Re: Lai Mohmmed Says - We Did Not Promise N5k To Unemployed Graduates by Firefire(m): 1:49pm
Not interested... undecided
Education / Re: Nigeia Teachers Institute- Pgde 2015 Application Official Thread by Taeewo(m): 1:48pm
Google search their site,u wil see all d centre
Pls who knows the location of Awka centre
Autos / Re: Registered 2007 Ford Explorer(eddie Bauer Edition) @ 1.5m by chronique(m): 1:48pm
Celebrities / Re: Lupita Rocks The Afro Fringe For The Cover Of Rhapsody Magazine by axortedbabe(f): 1:48pm
Looking beautiful..
Nice complexion
Romance / Re: The Best Way To Woo A Lady by Stephansmily(f): 1:48pm

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