Notable People

Meet Bolaji Agbede, the Woman Stepping Into Herbert Wigwe’s Shoes as Access Bank’s CEO

It may be tasking for anyone fill the vacuum left behind by the Herbert  Wigwe, the late Group Chief Executive Officer of Access Holdings PLC, but to preserve his significant legacies, the Board of Directors of the bank announced on Monday, February 12, 2024, the appointment of Ms. Bolaji Olaitan Agbede as the acting GCEO […]

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Betta Edu Minister in Nigeria

Betta Edu:  From A Shining Political Career To Financial Scandal

At the age of 33, Betta Edu was appointed Commissioner of Health in Cross River. However, her tenure in office was not without controversy. Despite facing challenges, she successfully rose to the position of a high political post. Timeline of her investigation: Following the political party switch by her principal, Prof Ben Ayade, from the

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Justin Poiroux and Chris Maurice Founders of Yellow Card App

How Chris and Justin Founded Yellow Card Crypto Exchange

Chris Maurice and Justin Poiroux ventured into cryptocurrency trading just to make a little money when both were undergraduates at Auburn University, Alabama. But what seemed like personal stuff grew bigger such that multi-million dollar companies took interest in what is today known as Yellow Card Financial – the owners of Yellow Card Crypto Exchange

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Jason Lou co-founder of BitForex

Jason Lou & Luca Lu: Meet The Founders of BitForex

Jason Lou and Luca Lu are the two brains behind one of the World’s leading digital asset trading platforms, BitForex. How much of these two innovative men do you know? Jason Lou With skills in strategic planning, initial exchange offering, business development, and project management among others, Jason Lou is a contributor to many blockchain

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Reeve Collins, Co-Founder SmartMedia Technologies

Reeve Collins is a leading voice in the Blockchain and cryptocurrency space. He was the first to create the technology to make programmable “Smart” NFTs, a breakthrough in a digital representation of ownership. He co-founded Tether alongside Brock Pierce and Craig Sellars and was the CEO from 2013 to 2015. Before this co-founding Tether, Reeve founded Pala

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Brock Pierce, The Co-Founder of Tether

From entertainment to blockchain technology, Brock Pierce is a prominent figure in cryptocurrency. He founded Internet Gaming Entertainment (IGE) in 2001 and four years later, Pierce disclosed that IGE accounted for about 50 per cent of internet gaming in the United States. In 2013, he founded Blockchain Capital, a venture capital, that reportedly raised $85 million in

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Craig Sellars, Co-founder of Tether Stablecoin

Craig is a Blockchain innovator and a co-founder of stablecoin, NFTs, and Tether. He is also a member of Omni Foundation, where he uses Omni Protocol to allow users to create and trade smart-contract-based properties and currencies on top of Bitcoin’s blockchain. He was an advisor to Block.one between April 2017 to 2018, before joining OmniBOLT (Basis

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PROFILE: Ayodele Olawande, Minister of State for Youth and Ally of Seyi Tinubu

Ayodele Olawande aka “Ayo Wisdom” was confirmed as Federal Minister of State for Youth on Wednesday, October 4, 2023. He will be working with Jamila Ibrahim to manage the Federal Ministry of Youth. He was nominated by President Bola Tinubu in September. InfomediaNG learnt that the 34-year-old Ondo indigene Ayo Wisdom is the youngest minister in

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Meet Jamila Bio Ibrahim, New Minister of Youth and Daughter of Ex-Minister

A 37-year-old Dr. Jamila Bio Ibrahim is not a new name for those who have been following the activities of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) in Nigeria since 2019. She was confirmed as a Federal Minister of Youth on Wednesday, October 4, 2023, by The Senate. This article covers everything you might not know about

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Meet Bunmi Tunji-Ojo, First Minister of Blue Economy in Nigeria

Profile: Meet Bunmi Tunji-Ojo, Minister of Interior

After some discrepancies in his NYSC certificate, a ministerial nominee from Ondo State Hon. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo was cleared on Monday, July 31, 2023, by Nigeria’s Senate. The former member of the House of Representatives was among the over 40 nominees for ministerial roles. And on August 16, 2023, Tunji-Ojo was assigned the portfolio of the

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