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Most Influential People of African Descent, MIPAD has appointed Toyosi Etim-Effiong to be its Global Director of Content. She combines her experience as a reporter, writer, presenter and producer in the United States of America and Nigeria to provide support for nuanced, engaging and entertaining content produced by creatives of African descent. She served as…
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The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), Solidarity Centre and Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) are taking multidimensional approaches to reduce gender-based violence by ensuring countries ratify the International Labour Organisation’s Convention 190 on violence and harassment in the world of work.
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The Commissioner for Wealth Creation and Employment, Lagos State, Mrs Yetunde Arobieke has commended the Joan Agha Foundation (JAF) for its effort in empowering women and youth towards self-reliance and reducing the rate of unemployment in the country.
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With around 40 per cent of the global workforce considering leaving their current jobs at the end 2021, employers are told to be incredibly thoughtful about how they approach the new world of work.
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British American Tobacco’s (BAT) Area Director for West and Central Africa, Yarub Al-Bahrani, has promised greter choice of products with less risk to consumers.
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Czech Republic and the Atunluse of Owu-Ijebu, Otunba Femi Adewunmi have collaborated to donate a fully-equipped intensive care unit (ICU) to the General Hospital, Ijebu-Ife, Ogun State.   The donation was made as part of the activities marking the official handover and commissioning of the 12-bed health facility valued at over N200 million in the…
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Nigeria’s national productivity growth rate is low due to infrastructure deficit, unemployment and youth challenges, constant strike actions, brain drain, corruption, insecurity, poor workers’ attitude to work and lately the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic...
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In a move to empower customers across the continent with impactful and functional skills, Africa’s leading entertainment provider, MultiChoice, is partnering with Udemy, a global leader in online learning, to provide access to thousands of high-quality courses to enable DStv and GOtv customers to invest in their personal and professional development.   For years, the…
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Hajia Hafsat Balewa, on November 25, 2021 received an honorary doctorate degree in Business Statics & Financial Managment from African School Of Diplomacy And International Relations and Estam Formation University, a Pan-African University of Advanced Technologies and Management.
2 Dec
The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has accused states of not remitting their unions’ check-off dues deducted from workers’ salaries monthly.
2 Dec
As part of efforts to reduce unemployment among youths in Nigeria, Fuzu Limited has launched an online employment and career development platform to accelerate the required skills for transparent recruitment of job seekers.
2 Dec
The president of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN), Adesina Adedayo has called on members of the institute to eschew all acts of unethical practices, to be prudent and accountable in all their dealings especially in professional services rendered to their clients at various level of engagement.
2 Dec
The Group Managing Director of Eunisell Limited, Chika Ikenga, has said that improved collaboration between the academia and business sector is necessary, desirable and relevant to assure tangible growth and development for the nation and its people.

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Polish soldiers have found the body of a man next to a backpack and a Nigerian passport in a forest close to the Belarusian border, the police said on Wednesday.
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Growing food insecurity that is already affecting tens of millions of people across West Africa and the Sahel, must not be ignored by the international community, UN humanitarians said on Tuesday. NEW YORK, USA, December 08, 2021,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-The alert comes as new data from the region indicated that almost 36 million people are expected to…
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The German parliament elected Olaf Scholz as chancellor on Wednesday, turning the page on 16 years with Angela Merkel at the helm as a new centre-left-led coalition takes the wheel of Europe's top economy.
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The Omicron variant appears to be no worse than other coronavirus strains, top scientists from the WHO and the United States told AFP while cautioning that more research is needed to judge its severity.
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Armed gunmen ambushed a vehicle of 21 passengers traveling from Sabon Birni Local Government Area in Sokoto State on Monday. Some of the passengers including children who were traveling from the town of Sabon Birni to the town of Isa near the Nigerian border with Niger were then burnt to death. Police spokesperson Sanusi Abubakar…