Easily Exchange Bitcoins or Altcoins With Another User On Binance For Naira

The steps below highlights how you can easily exchange the Bitcoins or Altcoins in your Binance wallet with another user on Binance Exchange and have Naira credited to your Nigerian bank account. Key Requirements 1. You must have the email address or phone number the beneficiary registered with on Binance 2. This tutorial was done […]

Link Your NIN To Your Mobile SIM and Verify Immediately Using NiMC App

Step 1 Open Google Play Store on your android phone Type in the following to search for the NIMC mobile app; MWS:NIMC MobileID or click on the link below; https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.nimcmobile The link will take you directly to app Step 2 You may skip this step if you know your National ID already. Otherwise dial *346# […]

It Has Been One Month Since I Stopped My DSTV Subscription

It Has Been One Month Since I Stopped My DSTV Subscription

On September 30, 2020 I finally cut the cord. My household stopped our subscription to DSTV cable TV. I took the plunge and invested in an Unlimited Internet subscription with Swift Networks. What Swift promised to offer, for a N25,000 monthly fee, was 4Mbps (0.5MB/s) download speed on their SWIFT Unlimited Supreme plan. By comparison, […]

Black Friday at Shoprite Novare Mall

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Today, 25th November was Black Friday, possibly, the world over. It was no different here in Nigeria where retailers fell over themselves trying to woo customers with what they touted as fantastic promotional offers. Ever since the culture of online shopping became entrench in our psyche as Nigerians, there have been a surge in the popularity […]

A Geek Gift For My Son At 10

brownie, cake, greeting card

My older son turned 10 years recently. A milestone. A big excuse for an “owambe” party. Instead, the introvert in me opted for a quiet family outing, a decision that was further reinforced by the spiraling exchange rate. Well, that is the excuse we all give for our cost cutting? 🙂 Weakened Naira or not, i […]

Off To Novare Mall!

First day away from work. What an exhilarating experience! Ice Cube’s hit tune “Today was a good day” was buzzing in my brain. “How best can i spend today”, i thought to myself. “A visit to the cinema perhaps”? Hmm, a visit to the cinema it is! Off to Novare! Ever since Novare Mall opened […]

Analyzing A First Bank Scam Email

Possibly the same bunch of never-do-wells behind the GTBank scam email that I published on this site last week are also behind the First Bank scam email I received last week – reproduced below. However, this scam mail is a little less sophisticated than the previous. My comments, in red, details the red flags you […]

How To Spot A Scam Bank Email

One common feature of most Nigerian scam emails is the lack of sophistication. They are fraught with grammatical errors and typos. The perpetrators of these scam emails are usually not very educated. Their lack of sophistication is a good thing. It makes us spot a scam email easily from afar. Many of us have survived […]

U8 Bluetooth Smart Watch – A Quick Review

I got this smart watch from my lil’ sis for N4,500.00, after driving a hard bargain. I am sure she got it for about $10 on amazon, less tax and shipping costs. With exchange rate at about N300 to US$1, not sure she would be making much profit on it. This would be my first […]

How To Block Ads In Android Without Rooting

One common excuse people give for rooting their android devices is to block annoying ads from popping up on their devices. This indeed is a compelling reason as mobile ads, at best, can be; intrusive and distractive ruinously expensive as it burdens device hardware resources and also drain internet data. Popular ad blocking apps like […]