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Cost & Requirements to Apply for a Student Visa in Nigeria

Nigerians have always sought better quality education and opportunities outside the country. However, most countries outside Africa (and even some within Africa) require a special student visa for international students. From our research, there are several countries that Nigerians go to for higher education. Some countries are however more popular than others due to factors like work opportunities, cost of education, immigration policies, etc. We have picked out the top five countries from the long list and simplified the application process for all five. The five countries are Canada, the United Kingdom, the United States, Cyprus, and Australia.   At the mention of a visa, you might get scared. Don’t worry; getting a student visa is not rocket science. With this list, you’ll have everything you need. Most student visa applications have ...

10 Places To Repair Your Phone In Lagos

Phones are almost next to air in the world right now. These days, people nearly bond with their phones more than they bond with other humans. You might be able to go without food for a whole day but can’t be without your phone for an hour. Phone repairs happen quite often. Phones naturally develop faults after a period of time, mainly from misuse. With a faulty phone, the next thing is to find a place to get the phone repaired well at a good price, unless you have money to shell out for a new phone every time your phone develops a fault. Most commonly, it is a broken screen that is a problem. Here is how much it really costs to replace your phone screen. Lagos is a big city. Just like most big ...

Wahab Has Used The Same Phone For 5 Years. Here’s How He Did It.

Every Nigerian wants to own the best clothes, cars or phones. However, it is one thing to own expensive or luxurious items, and it is another thing to maintain them. With mobile phones, they always have a way of getting spoilt, lost or stolen. Even if you’ve never had your phone stolen or lost it, you have probably needed to repair your phone at some point. It’s even possible that you have chosen to buy a new phone rather than spend money repairing an old one. After spending so much money on a phone, how do you make sure that phone serves you for a long time? We’ve gotten advice from our friend Wahab and curated the following tips: Ignore Trends Before we proceed to list dos and don’ts, take note of this: For ...

What To Look Out For When Buying A Refurbished Laptop In Lagos

With the state of the Nigerian economy, the cost of almost everything has increased. Sadly, this increase in price has not affected our desire and need for electronics like laptops. These days, a brand new laptop costs almost an arm and a leg. How then do you purchase a good quality laptop without blowing all your savings? Refurbished laptops! Refurbished laptops have been in the market even before the recent economic recession. They are more affordable and sometimes more durable. If you know what to look out for, you can get one that is almost in brand new condition. How then do you make sure you get a great bargain with your refurbished laptop? Check out these tips! Make sure you KNOW what Refurbished means No, we’re not talking about the dictionary definition. Do you ...

The Ultimate Checklist For Your Next Party in Lagos

There is definitely no party like a Lagos party. Come rain, come shine, there’s always a party to attend in Lagos. Parties are a way to ease yourself from the stress of Lagos traffic and work. Or just an opportunity to catch up with friends and family. However, attending a party and planning a party are two different things entirely. You probably know that party planning takes a lot of time and energy. You need to cover all your bases and make sure you have everything to guarantee that your guests have fun. There are several types of parties; owambes, house parties, dinner parties etc. The essentials for your party depends on what type of party it is. House parties are possibly the easiest to plan and don’t need ...

6 Design Ideas for Lagos Apartments

Everybody loves Lagos (well, almost everybody). It’s a beautiful and exciting city. We also know that living in Lagos tends to get stressful. The high energy and chaos of everyday Lagos life can be demanding. After a long day, you will need time to relax and recharge in your own cosy place. However, getting an apartment itself can be a hassle. We even wrote an article about the hidden cost of an apartment in Lagos. When you do get an apartment, it needs to be a safe haven. It is only right that it is perfectly designed to suit your taste. Here are some design ideas perfect for your Lagos apartment. Find Reliable Real Estate Agents near you 1. Space One of the challenges with living in a city like Lagos is ...