Startimes Pay-Per-Day subscription services in the spotlight

Startimes Nigeria eventually kicks off its Pay-Per-Day subscription plan which enable its customers to either Pay Per Day, Pay Per Week or Pay Per Month

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The cable and Pay-TV industry and market in Nigeria is certainly getting more interesting. New players are jumping into the ring and old players are shaping up to protect their market. You will recall that the market recently welcome the like of TSTV and Kwese TV in the last few months. On November 1st 2017, […]

10 Warning Signs to Watch Out for in Older Vehicles

If you are using an older vehicle, there are certain red flags or warning signs to watch out for. Knowing them and taking precaution to deal with them will further prolong the use of the vehicle. Consumer Reports identifies and explains 10 of such signs.

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Getting 322,000 kilometers of use – or more – from a vehicle is an impressive feat, but it’s not impossible. Owners should be aware, though, that as a vehicle approaches that milestone, many of its components will start to wear out. You’ll see some warning signs, or red flags. Pay attention to them and you […]

How these food and drinks affect your drug medication

Some of what you eat and drink could reduce or increase the effect of your medications.

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What you eat and drink could reduce or increase the effect of your medications. Dozens of other foods, including some that are part of a healthy diet are also risky to mix with certain medications. This doesn’t mean you have to avoid such foods completely, it just means that you have to be cautious. Experts […]

Black Friday shopping? How to avoiding fake deals and discounts

If you are interested in taking advantage of the coming Black Friday, then you need to read this. Not all that glitters is gold. Find out how to make the best of products offers.

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Online shopping is becoming more popular now in Nigeria with large online stores like Jumia and Konga taking the lead. But have you ever wondered if those amazing deals and discounts you often see on display are fake deals and discounts or if they are real? You see a shoe that is quoted to be 20 to […]

Fire Extinguisher Buying Guide

Home fires are often unpredictable, and they can be deadly. That's why you need one full-floor, multipurpose fire extinguisher on each level of your home and one in your garage, plus smaller, supplemental units for the kitchen and car.

fire extinguisher buying guide

Home fires are often unpredictable, and they can be deadly. That’s why you need one full-floor, multipurpose fire extinguisher on each level of your home and one in your garage, plus smaller, supplemental units for the kitchen and car. Fire Safety in the Home Heavier extinguishers have more flame retardant and delivered it quicker and […]

The Right Way to Use a Fire Extinguisher

Consumer Reports explains what type to buy and how to use it, so familiarize yourself before there's an emergency

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“Owning the right fire extinguishers is important,” says Don Huber, director of product safety at Consumer Reports. “But it’s also important to clearly know how to use it in an emergency. You don’t want to be reading the owner’s manual during a fire.” Choose the Right Extinguisher Fire extinguisher know-how comes down to two things: […]

5 potentially harmful chemicals used in children’s toys or child care items

These kinds of chemicals are usually used to soften plastic and make it more pliable. Exposure to these chemicals by children has been linked with health problems like hormone disruption and damage to reproductive development, among other serious issues.

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Following a decade long study of potential health affects of phthalate (i.e. chemicals often used in plastic products for children) the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) of the United States last month banned children’s toys or child care items – like teething rings – that contain concentrations of more than 0.1% of diisononyl phthalate (DINP), diisobutyl […]

How to deal with those annoying robocalls

How many times have you rushed to pick a phone call only to discover that it is a robocall? This articles provides you with some ideas on how to stop or deal with those annoying calls.

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How many times have you rushed to pick a phone call only to discover that it is a robocall? This articles provides you with some ideas on how to stop or deal with those annoying calls. Sometimes these recorded messages offer legitimate offers. At other times, they are downright illegal or fraudulent. To be on […]

Fund transfer: What to consider in choosing between NIP and NEFT

Nigeria Consumers Knowledge

THERE are different types of funds transfer services and it is important for bank customers to understand the differences and implications. Fund transfer is when you send  money to person or persons from your bank account using a transfer channel. You can transfer funds to people living within and outside the country using various transfer […]

See why goat milk is better than cow milk

Nigeria Consumers Knowledge

The Nigerian Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services has recommended the consumption of goat milk, saying it is more beneficial to healthy growth than cow milk. The forum in its Fact Sheet on Thursday stated that goat milk contained more protein, a higher level of essential amino acids and could supply the body with more vitamin […]

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