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|Technology Market / Some Of The Most Hilarious Twitter Reactions To Apple’s New Iphone 12. by IsmailVasiti: 2:01pm On Nov 12|
You are probably wondering what all the fuss is about on twitter; well, I’ll tell you: Apple has unveiled plans to release the new Iphone 12 in 2020; and this announcement is coming just few weeks after releasing Iphone 11 and Iphone 11 pro.
This is how the latest model is rumoured to look like:
Well, the cameras just keep on increasing, don’t they?
Of course, trust Nigerians on twitter to be dramatic about it; here are some of the most hilarious tweets about the new product (trust me, people are not smiling): https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/the-most-hilarious-twitter-reactions-to-apples-new-iphone-12/
|Education / Unpaid Salaries: Abia State Poly Goes On Indefinite Strike. by IsmailVasiti: 12:26pm On Nov 12|
The Abia State Polytechnic, Aba is currently under lock and key as the gates of the institution; as well classrooms have been locked against students of the institution as the institution begins another era of strike today.
The strike is not connected to the proposed ASUP strike; but an internal action stemming from the nonpayment of staff salary for over nine months.
This has also forced the examinations of the OND 2 and HND 2 to be put on hold; pending when the demands of the polytechnic staff are met and the school reopened.
Mrs. Clara, a senior lecturer in the School of Administration, said...
Continue Reading: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/unpaid-salaries-abia-state-poly-goes-on-indefinite-strike/
|Religion / See What NYSC Did To Two Corpers Because Of Their Religion! CAN Reacts!!! by IsmailVasiti: 11:32am On Nov 12|
Two members of the 2019 National Youth Service Corps Batch C Stream one; currently undergoing the three-week orientation exercise in Ebonyi State; have been sent home from camp for refusing to wear trousers.
A statement from the spokesperson of the NYSC in the state, Ngozi Ukwuoma, listed the corps members as Okafor Love Obianuju and Odji Oritsetsolaye.
According to the statement, they were both spotted by the Camp Director, Isu Josephine; and her team during her routine morning inspection, wearing white T-shirts and skirts.
When they were accosted and interrogated, they disclosed that they could not wear the white shorts; and the trousers given to them by the NYSC since it was against their faith.
However, the office of the Camp Director tried to make them see why they must obey the rules and regulations guiding the orientation and NYSC.
The spokesperson further narrated that after efforts to make them...
Continue Reading: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/two-corpers-dekitted-over-religion-can-reacts/
|Romance / #kfcproposal: SEE VIRAL VIDEO THAT MADE BIG BRANDS PLAN WEDDING FOR CUTE COUPLE! by IsmailVasiti: 2:54pm On Nov 08|
Just in case you haven’t checked twitter yet today, that should be your next stop; after you finish reading this article; because of the #KFCProposal.
You are probably already wondering what all this fuss is about; so we’ll get right to it.
The proposal video of a South African couple in one of KFC’s outlets in the country went viral; and, wait for it,
KFC South Africa offered the couple a Finger Lickin’ treat for their wedding!
But that’s not all,
Now, other major brands in South Africa are reaching out to give the couple a wedding they will never forget!
Brands like Coca-cola, Standard Bank, Sun City Resort, Huawei, Amstel Malta, Lion Lager, Sony Movies, PUMA…..
The list of brands on board for this wedding is absolutely endless!
Check it out: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/kfcproposal-how-twitter-is-planning-the-wedding-for-this-south-african-couple/
|Education / Coou Student Rushed To Hospital After She Allegedly Drank Sniper. by IsmailVasiti: 12:18pm On Nov 08|
A student of Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), formerly known as Anambra State University; was rushed to the hospital after she allegedly attempted suicide by drinking a popular pesticide called Sniper.
The student who has been identified as Okafor Chidinma; took to Facebook to drop a suicidal note tagging her course mates. In the note, she explained the reason why she was attempting suicide.
COOU Student Rushed to Hospital After She Allegedly Drank Sniper
Following her actions of consuming the insecticide; luck was on her side as the people around her took immediate actions and finally rushed her to the hospital. She is currently receiving treatment according to reports.
See pictures: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/coou-student-rushed-to-hospital-after-she-allegedly-drank-sniper/
|Crime / Lasu Boy Rapes Two Muslim Virgins At Gunpoint - Video by IsmailVasiti: 5:05pm On Nov 06|
One Afeez Ogunbowale, a student of the Lagos State University (LASU) has been accused of not just robbing; but also raping two Muslim students of the same institution at gunpoint.
This was narrated before an Ikeja Special Offence Court on Monday October 4. The students also revealed in the two-hour testimony presented before the court, that they lost their virginity in the attack.
The students, who were roommates; told the court that they were 200 level students when the alleged rape and robbery occurred on April 18, 2018. Narrating their ordeal, the witnesses told the court that at around 3 a.m., a torch was flashed into their apartment; awakening them suddenly and five men, including Ogunbowale, who were armed with a gun and machetes, forced themselves in.
They took three phones, a gold chain, earpiece, power bank and N1, 200. Three of the men left, leaving Ogunbowale and one other person. The defendant and his other partner reportedly forced themselves on the first girl and later made his way to the second girl even when she had an asthmatic attack.
SEE VIDEO: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/boy-rapes-two-muslim-virgins-at-gunpoint-in-lasu/
|Education / Campus Conflict Between Bowen And Caleb University!!!! ( PICTURES) by IsmailVasiti: 4:04pm On Nov 06|
The campus conflict between two universities - Bowen University and Caleb University - is very hot.
See full details and pictures here: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/campus-conflict-bowen-vs-caleb/
|Celebrities / Is Pete Edochie Really A Bad Actor? See What These Celebrities Think! by IsmailVasiti: 1:11pm On Nov 06|
On today’s episode of trending topics, Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie is topping the list, as twitter reacts to a tweet by sugabelly; which accused the veteran actor of being a really bad actor.
As expected, Nigerians are not having it!
See how people reacted: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/is-pete-edochie-really-a-bad-actor-nigerians-react/
|Education / Eight Aksu Lecturers Sacked Over Alleged Sexual Assault. by IsmailVasiti: 11:55am On Nov 06|
The Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU) has terminated the appointment of eight lecturers; for alleged sexual assault and extortion of female students of the institution.
8 AKSU Lecturers Sack Over Misconduct and Abuse of Office
This was disclosed during a press conference by the Vice-Chancellor of the university, Prof. Eno Ibanga at the main campus of the institution located at Ikot Akpaden, Mkpat Enin local government area.
The VC stated that some of the cases were in court, adding that 10 students alleged to be cultist were also caught at the junction of the main campus with a mini coffin, red clothe and axes, on their way to an initiation ceremony. The cases are thoroughly being investigated by the management before disciplinary measures are carried out.
See Full Story: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/eight-aksu-lecturers-sacked-over-alleged-sexual-assault/
|Education / World Bank Sdgs And Her 2020 Competition For Women Entrepreneurs. by IsmailVasiti: 4:42pm On Nov 05|
SDGs&Her is an online competition for women entrepreneurs; to showcase how they are supporting the Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs) through their business operations.
Eligible Countries: International
To Be Taken At (Country): Washington D.C, USA
To be eligible you must:
be a woman owner of a business that has been in operation for at least 3 years
own a micro-enterprise, with at least 1 and no more than 9 employees
also have a loan eligibility of under USD $10,000 or annual sales of under USD $100,000
Entries will be screened by a university partner and then judged by an expert panel. Additionally, Judges will determine the winners based on the impact on the SDGs, vision and purpose, and clarity of the entries.
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Award: The top winners will be recognized in April 2020 at an event on the margins of the 2020 World Bank Group-IMF Spring Meetings in Washington D.C. Furthermore, the stories of the winning women entrepreneur (and many other notable entries) will be shared through partners’ social media and websites.
How to Apply: Applicants complete a short online template, describing their work and linking their initiative/product to 1 or more SDGs.
Application Deadline: 10th January 2020.
Apply here: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/world-bank-sdgs-and-her-2020-competition-for-women-entrepreneurs/
|Education / These Four Hacks Will Make You Enjoy School!! by IsmailVasiti: 3:32pm On Nov 05|
School does not have to be a scary experience. Here are four ways to make school life easier for you:
1. Smelly Shoes.
This is one thing I know a lot of students struggle with. Maybe you have really sweaty feet, or you are coming back to your hostel after a long day of classes; only to remove your shoes, and your roommate starts giving you the signal to put them outside.
Do not worry, there is a solution.
Just put two tea bags in your shoes, and you are good to go!
Writing essays can be very annoying. Trust me, I know.. Especially when you have to read through again and again, and you keep seeing blunders.
Here’s how to avoid that:...
Continue Reading: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/four-student-hacks-for-you/
|Education / Ado Ekiti Poly Shut Down; Student Union Disbanded by IsmailVasiti: 12:31pm On Nov 05|
The Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti has been closed and the Students’ Union Government (SUG) banned with immediate effect.
This is because of a violent protest staged by the students on the 1st of November; accusing the school’s management of interfering in the affairs of the SUG ; and also trying to put up their lackeys in positions of leadership during its election held on Thursday.
Furthermore, the protest disrupted normal school activities as all the gates leading to the institution was blocked for hours; hindering the movement of humans and vehicles. Also, some valuables in the institution’s School of Engineering were also destroyed in the course of the protest.
The institution’s Director of Protocol, Information and Public Relations, Adeyemi Adejolu, on Sunday; issued a statement denying the students’ claims saying...
Continue Reading: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/ado-ekiti-poly-shut-down-student-union-disbanded/
|Celebrities / See Why Genevieve's Lionheart Was Disqualified, And How Twitter Is Reacting! by IsmailVasiti: 12:20pm On Nov 05|
I am not even going to ask who has not watched the Lionheart movie; because, come on, who hasn’t?
Genevieve Nnaji’s Lionheart is a Nollywood masterpiece; a blend of culture, passion, and entertainment. Furthermore, it was Nigeria’s number one shot at claiming an Oscar award.
But not anymore.
Lionheart has been disqualified by The Academy, on the basis of not being foreign enough; and having too much English.
If that’s a thing.
Nigerians can be a lot of things, but we go hard for each other. As expected, twitter is crowded with fuming patriots on the issue of the unjust disqualification of the movie; see here: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/lionheart-oscar-disqualification-valid-or-not-twitter-reacts/
But was it really unjust?
Just before you answer that, let’s take a look at the award criteria:
Continue Reading: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/lionheart-oscar-disqualification-valid-or-not-twitter-reacts/
|Education / Leventis Foundation Training Program. by IsmailVasiti: 4:17pm On Nov 04|
Leventis Foundation invite applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into a One-Year Training Programme in Modern & Sustainable Agriculture.
The comprehensive one-year training exposes the participants to several areas of agriculture and other farm businesses.
Admission is open to both male and female candidates.
Additionally, tuition and boarding (including feeding) is provided free of charge for successful candidates throughout the duration of the course.
Furthermore, the objective of the training, which is FREE OF ALL COSTS to the beneficiaries, is to create in Nigeria, Generations of committed young practical farmers who will act as catalysts for agricultural revolution in their communities.
Applicants should fulfill the following conditions among others:
Ability to read and write in English (evidence of minimum of Junior Secondary School may be required).
Aged between 18 and 40yrs.
Pass both written and oral test prior to final selection.
Should demonstrate perceivable interest in agriculture.
Proof of a farming background is an advantage.
Application Deadline: 15th November, 2019.
Click here to apply: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/leventis-foundation-training-programme/
|Celebrities / Olamide, Rema, Davido, And Others Battle It Out On Twitter! by IsmailVasiti: 2:38pm On Nov 04|
By now, everyone knows that twitter never rests; It is from one trend to another; and today, the trends are all about our favourite Nigerian music stars.
There is a full blown heated argument on twitter about who is bigger and better between, wait for it, Rema and Olamide.
I’m not even going to ask what you’re thinking...
See twitter reactions:: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/olamide-rema-burna-twitter-decides-and-twitter-reacts/
|Education / FUNAAB Student Expelled Because Of This Letter - PHOTOS by IsmailVasiti: 12:49pm On Nov 04|
A student of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State (FUNAAB), has been expelled for simply complaining about the insecurity issues plaguing the school.
In an open letter to the school (pictured above); Michael Adewale, spoke vastly on the unjust harassment of students by the police; and also on other security challenges.
Continue Reading: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/funaab-student-expelled-for-addressing-insecurity/
|Education / Sex For Grades: UNIPORT Bans Hugging, Launches New Policy. by IsmailVasiti: 12:25pm On Nov 04|
The University of Port Harcourt, has launched its policy against sexual harassment; in an attempt to curb the sex for grades menace; stating that hugging between lecturers and female students is now an offence.
The Vice Chancellor of the University, Professor Ndowa E. S. Lale, at the launch of the policy ceremony; said the University decided to raise the bar on sexual harassment to ensure protection of students; from antics of sexual predators who use their privileged positions to blackmail or railroad their unwilling students.
Furthermore, he said the University management defined the rules of engagement; in terms of....
Continue Reading: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/sex-for-grades-uniport-bans-hugging-launches-new-policy/
|Career / Is 80k A Bad Salary? The Story Of Seyi Of UBA by IsmailVasiti: 1:50pm On Nov 01|
In today’s world of fast money, fast life and fast everything.
And that’s why you are seeing a story like this.
So, this fine Friday morning, somebody called out a certain Seyi who works at UBA for having a first-class and earning 80k since 2017.
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|Nairaland / General / Red Flag�; The Guys Vs Girls "Bants" War On Twitter & Who Is Winning by IsmailVasiti: 12:08pm On Nov 01|
Twitter is buzzing this Friday with the � #RedFlag
So, as your favorite online magazine, we just had to bring you the gist steaming and fresh as usual.
What‘s the Red Flag?
The hashtag is a collection of funny “danger signs” men and women see in themselves in the course of interaction or most of the time in a relationship
On Twitter, the Red flag is battle of bants about these Danger Signs.
|Education / Microsoft Internship Program by IsmailVasiti: 6:06pm On Oct 28|
Microsoft is running a four months internship program for young Nigerians! At Microsoft; you will collaborate with others to solve problems and build some of the world’s most advanced services and devices.
Due to nature of the Intern Program applications from students with a final graduation date in 2021 are prioritised. Nevertheless candidates graduating in 2022 and beyond may apply as well.
Also, you must upload your CV before submitting your application.
Check eligibility and apply here: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/microsoft-internship-program/
|Education / Federal Government Scholarship!!!! - 2020/2021. by IsmailVasiti: 4:25pm On Oct 28|
he Honourable Minister of Education (HME), Mallam Adamu Adamu; hereby invites interested and qualified Nigerians to participate in the 2020/2021 Nomination Computer Based Test (CBT) for the Federal Government Scholarship Awards.
Applicants for Postgraduate studies should possess a minimum of first degree with Second Class Honours Upper Division. Applicant must be registered Full-Time students of Federal or State Universities.
All other applicants (UG, HND & NCE) must be registered full-time students in their second year or above in Federal or State Universities, Polytechnics, Monotechnics and Colleges of Education.
All undergraduate Scholarship applicants (Physically challenged inclusive) must have at least 4.0 Cumulative Grade Points Aggregate (CGPA) on a five (5) point scale or its equivalents or 5.0 on a 7 point scale.
Science and Technology; Medicine and Para-medicals; Education; Agriculture; Liberal Arts/Social/Management Sciences; Entrepreneurial Studies; ICT; Environmental Sciences; and Law.
How To Apply:
1. Complete form online.
2. Submit and Print a copy
3. Attach Photocopy of the following documents to the Printed Copy
4. Letter of Admission to the Institution.
5. Current Course Registration Form
6. CGPA results of year 1,2, 3, etc.
7. Current School’s Identity Card
8. Letter of Identification from your State/Local Government
9. Two passport size photographs
Continue reading and Apply here: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/federal-government-scholarship-for-nigerians/
|Education / IPPIS: ASUU And Federal Government Clash! by IsmailVasiti: 2:30pm On Oct 28|
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) is meeting with the leadership of the National Assembly; as part of its resistance against the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System.
Few weeks ago, President Muhammadu Buhari, had ordered that all public sector workers must register for the IPPIS; to save cost and fight corruption by blocking leakages in the Federal Government’s salary payment structure.
However, the union had vehemently rejected the President’s directive, saying the IPPIS negated the law on university autonomy.
Continue reading: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/ASUU-the-impending-strike-and-how-twitter-is-reacting/
|Education / Uk Scholarship For You!!!! by IsmailVasiti: 4:30pm On Oct 24|
Chevening is the UK Government’s global scholarship programme that offers future leaders the unique opportunity to study in the UK. These scholarships are awarded to outstanding professionals from all over the world to pursue a one-year master’s degree in any subject at any UK university.
Chevening provides fully-funded scholarships, leaving you free to focus on achieving your academic goals and enjoying the experience of a lifetime. You will live and study in the UK for a year, during which time you will develop professionally and academically, grow your network, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK.
Therefore, if you have ambition, leadership potential, a strong academic background, and are looking to bring your ideas to life, we encourage you to apply for a Chevening Scholarship.
university tuition fees
a monthly stipend
travel costs to and from the UK
an arrival allowance
a homeward departure allowance
the cost of one visa application
a travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK
Apply here: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/chevening-scholarship-for-nigerians/
|Education / Sex For Grades - Another Lecturer Suspended!! by IsmailVasiti: 4:17pm On Oct 24|
The ripple effect of the sex for grades scandal still seems to be moving; as one Mr Bala Umar, popularly known as A.B. Umar, has been suspended by the Kaduna State University (KASU), on Wednesday for allegedly soliciting sex for grade.
KASU Suspends its Lecturer Over Misconduct
This is after a lone campaign at the school carried out by a female graduate of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria; went viral and got the attention of the school management.
The management therefore met on Wednesday and set up a committee to investigate the allegations against Umar.
According to the lady, whose name was not....
Continue reading: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/sex-for-grades-another-lecturer-suspended/
|Crime / #justiceforjemima: SEE How Two Girls We’re Left To Die! by IsmailVasiti: 1:26pm On Oct 24|
#JusticeForJemima is trending nationwide, as two students of the University of Jos, Plateau state; Jemima and Jennifer were reported dead after they were hit by a drunk driver over the weekend.
Furthermore, both girls were allegedly rejected by the hospital they were first rushed to for treatment; just because they couldn’t provide a police report.
Following the report of their death one of the deceased brother has taken to social media to seek for justice over his sister’s death..
See pictures: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/justiceforjemima-how-the-nigerian-health-system-failed-two-students/
|Celebrities / AUDIO PREGNANCY - Davido Reacts with FIRE!!!!!!(VIDEO) by IsmailVasiti: 4:32pm On Oct 23|
Just this afternoon, two sisters made a video on Instagram accussing popular Nigerian musician, Davido, of impregnating one of them.
These are serious allegations that shook the internet a bit, also considering that he just welcomed a child with his fiancee, Chioma.
However, despite the severity of these allegations, Davido remained undeterred; promising to put the two girls in prison for spewing lies. It became more serious when he placed a bounty on both girls; rewarding anyone that can find their names, locations etc, with one million Naira!
Less than thirty minutes, and the culprits are already found.....
See full story and videos: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/davido-another-reason-to-remember-that-the-internet-never-forgives/
|Education / Serial Thief Caught And Beaten In Delta Polytecnic! GRAPHIC! by IsmailVasiti: 3:52pm On Oct 23|
A serial thief identified as Aruoture in the student community of Delta State Polytechnic, Otefe-Oghara; ran out of luck when vigilantes on duty intercepted him after an operation.
According to the reports; the suspect ran into the vigilante members, after he had successfully robbed students off their laptops, phones; and also personal belongings.
During questioning; the serial thief eventually gave in to pressure and confessed to the crime; which then prompted the vigilantes to parade him after severe beating....
See more pictures: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/serial-thief-caught-and-beaten-in-delta-polytechnic/
|Education / Campus Conflict - Which Meme Describes Your School!!!!! by IsmailVasiti: 3:09pm On Oct 23|
This week, we’ll be doing campus conflict a little different.
We’ll be using gifs to describe eight universities; however we’re trying not to be partial, so four private universities and four public universities are taking a hit.
Just watch out for your university, and which meme describes it best.
Continue reading: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/campus-conflict-which-meme-is-your-university/
|Education / UNILAG STUDENT TURNS INTO MERMAID!!! (WATCH VIDEO) by IsmailVasiti: 10:54am On Oct 23|
Would you believe if someone told you they saw a girl turn into a mermaid right before their eyes?
Don’t ask me.
That is the story making rounds this morning, and even trending on twitter! According to eye witnesses, who were in the hall where it happened; a young female student of the prestigious University allegedly turned into a mermaid, and also after bragging about her marine spirit connections.
However, school authorities came by to whisk her away....
See video and pictures here: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/unilag-student-allegedly-turns-to-a-mermaid-twitter-reacts/
|Crime / The True Story Behind Mompha’s Arrest By Interpol And EFCC!! by IsmailVasiti: 4:56pm On Oct 22|
If you are wondering who Mompha is, why Interpol and EFCC are interested in him, and why people are talking about him; then this summary is for you:
Mompha is a Beuareu De Change Operator and popular Instagram big boy. By big, I mean really big. If you know how rich Hushpuppi is, then you should know that he is barely crawling beside Mompha.
Yes, for real.
Mompha is the first African to buy the $450,000 Rolls Royce Wraight Eagle Viii. He owns a $330,000 2018 Rolls Royce Wraith, a $300,000 Ferrari 488 Spider, a $417,826 2019 Lamborghini Aventador, $265,500 Mclaren 650s & more.
And he has been arrested for fraud...
Read full story: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/not-all-that-glitters-is-gold-momphas-arrest-and-how-twitter-reacted/
|Education / Parents Attack And Beat Journalist During Crescent University Convocation -VIDEO by IsmailVasiti: 11:29am On Oct 22|
A female journalist reporting for the Ogun State Broadcasting Corporation (OGBC), Abeokuta, was beaten mercilessly by angry parents during the 11th convocation ceremony of Crescent University.
The problem began when the journalist, Jumoke Onafowora, struggled with the parents to gain access into the convocation hall to perform her official duty.
Unhappy parents attacked Onafowora, a member of Ogun Deputy Governor’s Press Crew; tore her clothes; beat her, all in protest of their inability to enter a hall where their children were being convocated.
See video: https://www.magazine.vasiti.com/angry-parents-attack-female-journalist-at-crescent-university-convocation/
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