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by Nova Scotia on November 07, 2019
Order of Nova Scotia Recipient 2019: Dr. Elizabeth Cromwell (Posthumous) C.M. [Birchtown]
by Nova Scotia on November 07, 2019
Dr. Elizabeth Cromwell, C.M. is an African Nova Scotian and a Black Loyalist descendant of great strength, vision and perseverance. She spent the majority of her career as a Caseworker Supervisor with the Shelburne County Children’s Aid Society. ... Read full article
by Nova Scotia on November 07, 2019
Order of Nova Scotia Recipient 2019: Francis Dorrington [New Glasgow]
by Nova Scotia on November 07, 2019
Growing up in a racially segregated Nova Scotia in the 1930’s and 40’s, Francis Dorrington wasn’t able to drink coke with his teammates in a restaurant after winning a basketball game. ... Read full article
by Victor NYANGULE on November 04, 2019
Android's Unremovable Malware Infects 40,000 plus phones So Far
by Victor NYANGULE on November 04, 2019
It's not common for Android phone users to be target of malware of which is hardly surprising that there are more than 2 billion plus active Android devices out there. Remember that cyber criminal will always follow the money. ... Read full article
by Nova Scotia College of Social Workers on October 31, 2019
We recognize outstanding achievements in social work at our annual awards banquet. We celebrated our social work award winners at the 2019 Conference & AGM. Nova Scotia social workers who meet the criteria for these awards...... Read full article
by Amplify East on October 04, 2019
Bridget Williams shares with Amplify East
by Amplify East on October 04, 2019
Bridget is from the community of East Preston and was coming home to die (Stage 4 Cancer). She turned her situation into something victorious by creating 21 self-help books to help others. ... Read full article
by Victor NYANGULE on September 12, 2019
THE FEAR CURE
by Victor NYANGULE on September 12, 2019
What would life be if you had no courage to attempt anything? I’m asking you. As you muse over your answer, another man said, “We are more often frightened than hurt, and we suffer more from imagination than from reality. ... Read full article
by Victor NYANGULE on September 04, 2019
10 Tips for Reducing Web Page Load Times
by Victor NYANGULE on September 04, 2019
Patient is often a difficult concept to practice hence patience is a virtue. That is especially true for web users visiting a website that takes a long time to load.... Read full article
by Victor NYANGULE on August 26, 2019
Ransomware: Prevent your computer from being infected
by Victor NYANGULE on August 26, 2019
This week on “African Nova Scotia Directory," correspondent Victor NYANGULE writes about the growing cyber threat called ransomware, a type of malware that locks up a victim's files and denies access to a computer system until money is paid.... Read full article
by Victor NYANGULE on August 05, 2019
Top 4 Web Design Trends Businesses Should Care About
by Victor NYANGULE on August 05, 2019
Did you know that in business, the very first impression matters? Wondering?! Of course, it matters and I am NOT talking about “your elevator pitch.” It only takes a person few seconds estimated 0.05 seconds to form an opinion about your website.... Read full article
by Victor NYANGULE on August 05, 2019
Web Design Tricks to Use to Grow Your Business
by Victor NYANGULE on August 05, 2019
Do you know that growing any business is tough? You've got to think about a lot. Worrying about product creation, marketing strategies and growth plans, all in the same day. ... Read full article
by Africville Heritage Trust on August 02, 2019
The Africville Heritage Trust Scholarship Recipients
by Africville Heritage Trust on August 02, 2019
The following individuals are the recipients of the 2019 Africville Heritage Trust Scholarship. Each candidate has been awarded a scholarship of $1000... Read full article
by Victor NYANGULE on July 23, 2019
Top 5 Ways to Spot PHISHING EMAILS Every Time
by Victor NYANGULE on July 23, 2019
If you're a business owner, it's essential to be aware of common phishing techniques and red flags and to educate your employees on them. By doing so, you can help protect your company from financial losses and other serious consequences of phishing.... Read full article
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