5 Top Soft Skills to make you more Marketable for Jobs

5 Top Soft Skills to make you more Marketable for Jobs

Getting a nice and well-paid job after school in any part of the world is the dream of every graduate youth out there and appears very fraustraing when the desired job doesn’t come as planned. Using Nigeria as a case study, Nigerians for instance often complain that there are no jobs in Nigeria not knowing that every firm needs someone with the below listed soft skills to prove to them that they have the capacity to effectively do the job. Definition of Soft Skills As defined by Indeed, soft skills…

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11 Foods and Drinks that will make you Focus

8 Foods and Drinks that will make you Focus

Laresa Frost/Eyeem/Getty ImagesAre you zoning out right now? You’re reading this article instead of doing your actual job, aren’t you? We’ve all been there. But good news: Stopping the cycle of procrastination could be as simple as having a snack—and no, we don’t mean heading to the vending machine for your 3 p.m. M&M fix. Turns…

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How to Get Rid of Crickets in Houses

Crickets

Latin NameOrder OrthopteraAppearanceWhat Do They Look Like?Size: House crickets measure 16 to 22 mm in length. Field crickets can grow to measure more than 2.5 cm in length. Ground crickets are much smaller than other common crickets. Color: House crickets are light yellowish-brown in color and exhibit three dark bands atop their heads. Field crickets…

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#EndSARS: NHRC condemns shooting of protesters

NHRC

The Nigerian Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has condemned the shooting of unarmed protesters by soldiers. The NHRC’s Executive Secretary, Tony Ojukwu, said his agency is “shocked at the use of live bullets against peaceful protesters as happened Tuesday in Lagos and other parts of the country where the state of emergency has been declared.” Ojukwu spoke in Abuja on Wednesday while inaugurating the Independent Investigation Panel (IIP) set up by the NHRC to probe allegations of rights abuses and other unethical conduct by members of the Nigeria Police Force. Chairman…

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#EndSARS: Ghanaian President, Akufo-Addo condemns use of violence

#EndSARS: Ghanaian President, Akufo-Addo condemns use of violence

President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana says violence, “be it on the part of the police or protesters, cannot be the solution” to the current happenings in Nigeria. Akufo-Addo, the Chairman of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), made the observation on Twitter while commenting on the ongoing #ENDSARS protests in Nigeria. “I join all well-meaning persons in calling for calm and the use of dialogue in resolving the #ENDSARS impasse in Nigeria. “I have spoken with President Muhammadu Buhari, who is committed to this end and has begun…

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#EndSARS: BRT loses N100m in 6-days

#EndSARS: BRT loses N100m in 6-day

The Management of Primero Transport Services (PTS) Ltd., an operator of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT), Lagos, has said it lost over N100 million in six days due to the #EndSARS protests. Mr Mutiu Yekeen, the Head, Corporate Communications, PTS, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Wednesday. Yekeen said that the company made a lot of losses between Oct. 16 and Oct. 21. He said that the management was not currently operating at any level because the protest in Ikorodu had been…

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How Long Does It Take a Hazelnut Tree to Produce Nuts?

Hazelnut trees (Corylus avellana)

Hazelnut trees (Corylus avellana) are deciduous trees that thrive in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 4 through 9. The trees have a fast growth rate and reach heights of 15 to 40 feet with a spread of 10 to 12 feet. It is multi-trunk tree that is often pruned down to a single…

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Meaning, Types and Factors of Production

Production: Meaning, Types and Factors

ADVERTISEMENTS:Let us make an in-depth study of the meaning, definition, types and factors of production.Meaning of Production: Since the primary purpose of economic activity is to produce utility for individuals, we count as production during a time period all activity which either creates utility during the period or which increases ability of the society to…

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How to Make an Avocado Tree Bear Fruit

Avocado tree

Avocados are healthy and delicious, so it can be disappointing when your tree fails to produce a crop. The three species of avocados that are commercially grown are Persea nubigena var. guatamalensis, Persea americana var. drymifolia and Persea americana var. americana, all hardy in USDA zones 10 through 11. If you live in a colder…

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27 Most Successful Small Town Business Ideas

27 Most Successful Small Town Business Ideas

If you want to start a business, but are having a hard time narrowing your list down to a single, successful business idea for your small town, don’t worry. We’ve got your back.We’ve also come up with 27 of the most promising potential business ideas for small towns. So read on below and thank us…

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#ENDSARS: Reasons for Peaceful Protest

#ENDSARS: Reasons for Peaceful Protest

For some days now, Nigerian Youths have been on the streets of Nigeria and diaspora protesting #EndSars peacefully for the Government to end the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). Many of the youths haved also shared their ugly experiences with this unit of the Nigerian police including how they abuse and murder the same citizens thay are suppose to protect. Along with the peaceful protest, Nigerian youths have also used this opportunity to point out some other reasons why they feel nothing is working in the country and call on the…

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#ENDSARS Current Report Card

#EndSARS Protest Hits Kogi Capital

It appears that despite being on the streets of Nigeria for several days by the #EndSars protesters, the Nigerian Government is yet to meet their demands and act according to their requests. According to a recent tweet and a report signed by the Young Nigerians, the brilliant youths were able to point out the current situation of things on the ongoing protest accross the nation and reasons why they are still on the streets till date. ⁦Brilliant! ⁦@MBuhari⁩ ⁦@ProfOsinbajo⁩IG ⁦@PoliceNG⁩ , have you seen this? You have to respect these…

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Actor Yul Edochie calls for President Buhari’s resignation

Actor Yul Edochie calls for President Buhari's resignation

Actor Yul Edochie has called for the resignation of President Buhari. He made the call via his Twitter handle on Monday afternoon, October 19. According to Yul, President Buhari was very vocal during the Goodluck Jonathan administration and called for the resignation of the former President on the basis of poor performance. He opined that President Buhari has performed worse than Jonathan, therefore  he should resign from office. ”President Buhari was very vocal during the previous Govt. He called for Goodluck’s resignation on the basis of poor performance. Today Buhari’s performance…

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