Zenith Bank
  • ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Police say an explosion that ripped through a busy bus station in Nigeria's capital has killed at least 71 people and wounded 124.

    Police spokesman Frank Mba says Monday's blast destroyed 16 luxury coaches and 24 minibuses.

    There was only believed to be one blast with se...


  • We will never see the likes of Nelson Mandela again, says Obama
    We will never see the likes of Nelson Mandela again, says Obama Remarks of President Barack Obama – As Prepared for Delivery, at Nelson Mandela's memorial Remembering Nelson Mandela Johannesburg, South Africa December 10, 2013 To Graça Machel and the Mandela family; to President Zuma and members of the government; to heads of state and government, past and present; distinguished guests - it is a singular honor to be with you today, to celebrate a life unlike any other. To the people of South Africa - people of every race and walk…
    Written on Tuesday, 10 December 2013 14:59 in Parliament
  • By Megan Slack: Making Our Economy Work for Every Working American
    By Megan Slack: Making Our Economy Work for Every Working American Today in Southeast Washington, DC, President Obama spoke about what he called the defining challenge of our time: reversing a decades-long slope toward growing inequality and a lack of upward mobility. It's a trend that has jeopardized middle-class America’s basic bargain, the idea that if you work hard, you have a chance to get ahead. In the years after World War II, America built the largest middle class the world has ever known, President Obama said. [D]uring the post-World War…
    Written on Thursday, 05 December 2013 19:10 in Parliament
  • By Brian Dooley: 4 Things the US Should Do to Regain Credibility in Egypt
    By Brian Dooley: 4 Things the US Should Do to Regain Credibility in Egypt Last week, Egyptian Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim was the target of an assassination attempt that took place just steps from where protesters gathered last month in support of ousted president Mohamed Morsi. The bomb blast – reported to have injured 10 policemen and 11 civilians, including a child – is the latest in a series of violent incidents since Egypt’s recent crackdown on Islamists. In the days leading up to the forcible clearance of two large pro-Morsi protests camps in…
    Written on Monday, 07 October 2013 02:22 in Parliament


o Google 526.70 ▼0.24 (-0.05%)
o Microsoft 39.50 ▼0.18 (-0.47%)


Company ID [NASDAQ:GOOG] Last trade:526.70 Trade time:1:32PM EDT Value change:▼0.24 (-0.05%)


Company ID [NASDAQ:MSFT] Last trade:39.50 Trade time:1:32PM EDT Value change:▼0.18 (-0.47%)

Recent News

  • Opportunity 2014 for female undergraduates in Nigeria: Volunteer with a media and entertainment outfit
    Opportunity 2014 for female undergraduates in Nigeria: Volunteer with a media and entertainment outfit Journalists Beyond Borders, a media & entertainment company based in New York is seeking to engage a crop of female volunteers in Nigeria to fill up several marketing and advertising department positions. The candidates must be university undergraduates in any Nigerian university, or recent graduates of any discipline. They may be based in any part of the country. The positions are only open to female candidates. The candidates must be aged 18 or above. The positions do not come with any salary, but are commission-based. The opportunity can be very financially rewarding for a goal-oriented candidate. The position can open all sorts of doors. Candidates are expected to have strong interest in working for a media & entertainment organization. They must be stylish, well-spoken, energetic self- starters, and entrepreneurial-minded young women hoping to make additional income on the side. They must be passionate and bubbling with ideas. They must be ready to operate with little or no supervision. Journalists Beyond Borders is a media & entertainment outfit which publishes a host of websites such as www.xclusivenigeria.com, www.africareporters.com, www.jbbwebsites.com, www.chiquemagazine.com, www.newyorkdaily247.com, www.myloveandpassion.com, www.datingnigeria247.com, www.datingghana247.com, www.ndigbonigeria.com, www.oduduwanigeria.com, www.arewanigeria.com, www.southsouthnigeria.com, www.datingamerica247.com, www.datingasia247.com, www.datingeurope247.com, www.datinghispanic247.com, www.datingcaribbean247.com, www.hiring234.com etc. Send us an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .…
    Written on Wednesday, 19 March 2014 12:43 in Arts & Culture Read 9588 times
  • Creativity gives rise to opportunities — Adeuja
    Creativity gives rise to opportunities — Adeuja Adeola Adeuja, 26, the founder of Esther Mélange Clothing, tells IFE ADEDAPO the need to be creative and take advantage of opportunities to excel in business What does your business entail? We specialise in making and selling professionally tailored wears, making use of carefully selected sophisticated fabrics. We use Western and African traditional fabrics to create classy designs that accentuate both the male and female figures. For now, the brand has three different lines which are the heritage, noble and bridal. What was your growing up like? Growing up was challenging for me because I lost my dad when I was four years old, so my mother single-handedly trained my brother and I. What I am today, I owe it to God and my mother. My education was a bit fast, at age four, I was already in primary one, started my secondary education at age nine and wrote my WAEC exam at age 14. Soon after, I gained admission into the university. As a child, I wanted to do everything. I wrote a lot of unpublished books. I would bake cake and all kinds of pastries. At the same time, I practically turned our backyard into a farm. I…
    Written on Monday, 10 February 2014 15:12 in Arts & Culture Read 13972 times

Popular News

Ebola outbreak 'most challenging' as Guinea deaths pass 100

12 April 2014

The number of people believed to have been killed by the Ebola virus in Guinea has passed 100, the UN World Health Organization says. It...

NATIONAL CONFERENCE 2014: Journalists Challenged To Put the Nation First

12 April 2014

April 11, 2014: Journalists covering the on-going National Conference in Abuja have been advised to be sensitive to Nigeria’s diversity and idiosyncrasies as expressed...

New jobs website, Hiring234.com set to debut

22 March 2014

A new jobs website is set to launch. It is called www.hiring234.com. Hiring234.com is billed as a World-class jobs website. It is founded by...

US Reassures Allies as Tensions Mount on Russian Borders

19 March 2014

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden held talks in Poland on Tuesday aimed at reassuring eastern European allies that they have the support of the...

US House to Vote on Debt Increase Measure

11 February 2014

The U.S. House of Representatives will vote this week on a plan to increase the nation's borrowing authority, which is set to expire by...

Nigerian to head New York City Housing Authority

10 February 2014

  New York- The Mayor of New York City, Bill de Blasio, has announced the appointment of a Nigerian, Ms Shola Olatoye, as the new...

Obama to Promote State of the Union Goals

29 January 2014

U.S. President Barack Obama is using a two-day, four-state tour to promote the goals he laid out Tuesday night in his State of the...

Meet U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R – Alaska)

07 December 2013

Senator Lisa Murkowski is the first Alaskan-born Senator and only the sixth United States Senator to serve the state. The state’s senior senator, Lisa...

New York Daily 24/7 Television (NYDTV)





New York


Humidity: 40%

Wind: 14 mph

  • 24 Apr 2014

    Mostly Clear 66°F 47°F

  • 25 Apr 2014

    Mostly Sunny 67°F 51°F

Facebook Page

newyorkdaily247 on Facebook



- Advertisement -