1.3m Girls  Benefit From UNICEF Intervention On School Enrolment, Completion

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF)  has revealed that  it’s Girls Education Plan 3 (GEP3) intervention initiative has contributed to the enrollment and completion of education of 1.3 million girls in Northern Nigeria.  UNICEF Chief

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Ebonyi Citizens Engage Their Legislators, Submit Demands

By Oswald Agwu, Abakaliki Ebonyi Community Leaders have submitted documents containing their harmonized priority needs to the State House of Assembly for necessary legislative attention. .The community Charter of Demands were handed over to the legislators during the first Bi-annual

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NGO In Collaboration With NHRC Donates Medicine, glasses to Correctional Centre

By Deborah Musa, Abuja A nongovernmental Organization in the U.S. Gift Health Plus Incorporated, In collaboration with National Human Rights Commission, made a donation of 1000 reading glasses and 5000 doses of medicine to the Nigerian Correctional Service Headquarters in

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UBEC To Commence 2022 Personnel Audit Of Basic Education Schools

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Executive Secretary Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Dr Hamid Bobboyi has announced that plans are underway to commence the conduct of 2022 personnel audit of all basic education schools in the country. Bobboyi who was speaking on

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Osinbajo, Dangote, Others Hail Gov Sule’s Commitment To Industrialize Nasarawa

By David Christopher, Lafia Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has commended Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule for his vision and unshaken political will, to rapidly industrialize the state. The Vice President made the commendation while delivering his keynote address

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FG Approves 2yrs Withdraws of Basketball From International Competition

Joel Ajayi Following the unending crises that have crippled the game of Basketball in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate withdrawal of Nigeria from all International Basketball Competitions for a period of two years. Minister of Youth and Sports

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FG Presents Provisional Licences To 12 New Private Universities

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Federal government has presented provisional licences to 12 new private universities approved by the Federal Executive Council at its 12th meeting of April 6, 2022, increasing the number of private universities in to 111. Speaking during

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NGO Advocates For Budgetary Allocation To Tackle SGBV

Blessing Otobong-Gabriel A non-governmental organisation, Abiodun Essiet Initiative For Girls with the support from MacArthur Foundation through Resource center for human rights and civic education has advocated for budgetary allocation to address the cases of gender and sexuality based violence

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2023: SDP New National Chairman Promises Fair Deal

By MBACHU GODWIN, Abuja Ahead of the preparation for the 2023 general elections, the  new national chairman of the Social Democratic Party , SDP, Alhaji Shehu Musa Gabam has assured members of his party and all aspirants for a free,

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Akpabio, Nwajiuba Resign, As Appeal Court Says Emefiele Can Remain

BY MUYIWA OYINLOLA AND DEBORAH MUSA, ABUJA President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday directed all members of his cabinet and appointees vying for electoral offices to resign on or before May 16. The directive was given during the Federal Executive Council, FEC,

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