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Flyover Bridges: Rivers State Government, Julius Berger Sign Agreement

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Rivers State Government and Julius Berger Nigeria Plc on Friday signed an agreement for the construction of three flyover bridges to develop the landscape of Port Harcourt and resolve traffic...

Fri Oct 18th, 2019     Read More →

NHRC advocates end to gender violence, abuse in schools

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The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has called for an end to growing sexual abuse and gender-based violence in schools and institutions of higher learning in the country. Mr Tony Ojukwu,...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

UNFPA expands initiative to Sokoto, Bauchi to keep more girls in school

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The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) has expanded the Adolescent Girl Initiative (AGI) to Sokoto and Bauchi States to keeps more girls in schools so that the key can harness their potentials. Dr....

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

Adamawa Varsity Students call for more funding, recruitment of lecturers

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Students of Adamawa State University (ADSU), Mubi, have called for more funding and recruitment of additional lecturers for the state owned institution to recover from its numerous challenges. ...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Association calls for establishment of national children hospitals with dedicated infrastructure

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The Association of Pediatric Surgeons of Nigeria (APSON) has appealed to the Federal Government to establish well-designed and purposely built National Children Hospitals with dedicated...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Dangote Micro-Grant scheme targets vulnerable women in four northern states

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By Ebunoluwa Sessou As part of a micro-grant initiative programme aimed at poverty amelioration through economic empowerment of women, the Aliko Dangote Foundation has reiterated its readiness to...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

How EU’s interventionist projects are impacting Nigerians

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As it plans to make renewable energy sustainable in Nigeria Stories by Kingsley Adegboye In its quest to make Nigeria renewable energy efficient, the European Union (EU) is supporting a number of ...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

How we’re reducing number of out-of-school children — Hajia Turai Kadir

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By Ebele Orakpo With the number of out-of-school children in Nigeria rising astronomically in the last few years, from 10.5m, to 13.2m and now over 16m according to the Minister of Education,...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

EBONYI: No specific area designated for RUGA Settlement

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By Peter Okutu – Abakaliki Ebonyi State government yesterday emphasized that there was no specific area in any part of the state where the State Government had designated to herdsmen for...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Adamawa senator lauds Buhari’s suspension of foreign trips for cabinet members

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The Vice-Chairman, Senate Committee on Capital Market, Sen. Binos Yaroe (PDP-Adamawa), has lauded the directive by President Muhammadu Buhari suspending foreign travels by ministers and heads of...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Fintiri’s victory at tribunal is for democracy – PDP

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the affirmation of Adamawas State Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri’s election by the state Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, as a victory for...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

2019/2020 Nigeria Professional Football League to begin on Nov. 3

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The League Management Company (LMC), organisers of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), have now picked Nov. 3 as a new kick-off date for the 2019/2020 NPFL season. The new date for...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

PDP hails tribunal verdict on Adamawa governorship election

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By Dirisu Yakubu – Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday said the affirmation of the election of Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa by the State governorship election tribunal,...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

2019 World Food Day: We’re producing enough food, no hunger in Nigeria —Minister

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…says no need for bread consumption By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja Ahead of the 2019 World Food Day on October 16, 2019, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mohammed Nanono,...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

I will ensure full autonomy for LGCs — Gov. Fintiri

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Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa has reaffirmed his commitment to ensuring full autonomy for local government councils in the state. Gov Fintiri Fintiri gave the assurance to the Peoples Democratic...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →