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P&G celebrates 25 years of impact in Nigeria
Procter and Gamble, leading Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) Company is celebrating 25 years of satisfying consumers with quality branded products and contributing economically and socially to the Country. The anniversary which was commemorated at an event in Junior Secondary School, Karu, Abuja on Tuesday, 20th February, 2018 had in attendance, Wife of the Vice…
Nasarawa state owned tertiary institutions suspend strike
The Joint Union of Tertiary Institutions in Nasarawa State has suspended the infinite strike action it began on Feb. 16. Mr Ariks Samuel-Bashayi, state’s Chairman of the union, announced the suspension of the strike while briefing newsmen on Friday at the College of Education, Akwanga, after the union’s emergency meeting. He stated that the suspension…
Chamber of Commerce, energy experts meet on power challenges
Experts on renewable energy from KPMG Nigeria and the GreenElec yesterday met during a breakfast meeting organised by the Nigerian-Belgian Chamber of Commerce at EKO Signature to discuss the problems and significance of electricity challenges in Nigeria.
FG pledges commitment to press freedom
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has pledged commitment to press freedom in the country.He spoke in Abuja yesterday when a delegation from the International Press Institute (IPI) paid him a courtesy visit in his office.
Miners seek federal intervention as Lagos moves to control operations
Laterite and wet sand miners have cried out to the Supreme Court for a speedy resolution of the pending case between the federal and the Lagos governments over the right and control of mining resources in the state.
NIMN resolves to reposition marketing profession
The National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN) has held its eighth yearly conference with a resolve to reposition the profession.During the well-attended event that was declared open by the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah....
BVNL, Biovac partner on vaccines initiative for Africa
Stakeholders in the pharmaceutical sector have put measures in place to strengthen vaccine intiative on the African continent.This was disclosed at the inauguration of the Board of Biovaccines Nigeria Limited (BVNL) recently with a commitment to “hit the ground running”.
Okon, Danjuma ready for ‘festival of queens’
They were the best teams in the country’s women football last season. Rivers United and Nasarawa Amazons dismissed all the pretenders in the 2017 season to win the biggest laurels in Nigerian women football and now it is time to decide who is the first among equals.
What to expect from ‘Nips’ Nigeria’s biggest oil summit – Ibe Kachikwu
It is not just going to be seen in Houston every year and then come back. So last year in Houston I declared that it would be the last time I would attend as a minister and it’s certainly the last time that we’ll sponsor people to attend from the Federal Government purse.
U.N. scribe urges global rules for cyber warfare
Antonio Guterres, U.N. Secretary General has called for global rules to minimize the impact of electronic warfare on civilians as massive cyber attacks look likely to become the first salvoes in future wars.He stated this in a speech during a ceremony at Lisbon University where Guterres received his honoris causa degree.
Landlord set own house ablaze over tenants’ refusal to pay rent
Angered by non-payment of a rented apartment by a tenant, a man that inherited his late father’s house, Idemudia Obamwonyi, has allegedly set the building ablaze. Also affected in the inferno were 20 shops in the building located at Iwebo lane behind Oba Market in Benin City, Edo State.