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The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) on Monday, September 12, 2022, released the 6th Annual Goalkeepers Report that revealed how the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, wars
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A presidential bid of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. (Denge) Josef Umunnakwe Onoh, is also the Executive Chairman of Enugu Capital Territory Development Authority (ECTDA). He was one of the 17 Governorship Aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2023 election in Enugu State. He didn’t emerge…
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Akin Ogunbiyi is the Group Chairman of Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc. In this interview with FEMI ADEKOYA, he talks about the insurance industry and the challenges undermining the potential of the sector
Leveraging a facility from the World Bank, the Federal Government of Nigeria established the National Social Safety Nets Project (NASSP) in 2016, pursuant to fulfilling a vital campaign promise by President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015 during the build-up to the general elections that brought him to power. In this exclusive interview with The Guardian in June 2022, Mr. Iorwa Apera, who is the National Coordinator of the National Social Safety Nets Coordinating Office (NASSCO) and the brain behind the success of this historic social protection project, told Yange Ikyaa and Tina Abeku that Nigeria’s National Social Register is the largest in the world, from which different organizations have mined to extend benefits to millions of Nigerians. He also affirmed that the register remains the country's most comprehensive database of individuals, with detailed information on over 50 million poor and vulnerable citizens, including about 138 points of social indicators linked to every individual that is captured in the database.
•What New National Sports Industry Policy Portends Sunday Dare, the Minister for Youths and Sports Development, cut short an important executive function to have this conversation with LEO SOBECHI in Abuja on the takeaways from the recent Commonwealth Games, where Nigeria excelled in many sporting events. The Minister talked about what his Ministry is doing…
Absence of policy to bridge the gap between varsities, industries responsible for youth unemployment, says Kolo Crawford VC
When I came here at the beginning, it was not that I was not aware of some of the challenges that we have, but since God brought me here, he has been our supporter and proven himself.
His Royal Highness (HRH), Igwe Patrick Eze is the traditional ruler of Egali Amalla Community in Udenu local council of Enugu State.
In recent years, Nigeria was named among the top 10 most improved economies in the world in terms of ease of doing business. The country was ranked 131 globally in the 2020 edition of the now defunct World Bank Ease of Doing business report...
What happens in most cases is that the engineers design structures during implementation and construction. But it is possible that some homeowners employ the unqualified that claim they can supervise the project to specifications only to start cutting corners to cut cost.
Dr. Tom Frieden is the President and Chief Executive, of Resolve To Save Lives, an international NGO. In this interview with CHIJIOKE IREMEKA, he spoke about the efforts of the organisation
Nigeria's foremost fintech and digital payment solutions, Chams Plc., has successfully raised the value of its assets and transited to Chams Holding Company Plc., after changing its Nigerian Exchange
The build-up to the 2023 general election is chaotic; it doesn’t give us cause to be optimistic that things will go well. We will be lucky if only we can have reasonable, peaceful election.
Elizabeth Lola Alonge is the founder of the Child Health Advocacy Initiative (CHAI), a healthcare and development non-profit organisation focused on promoting the health and wellbeing