Sunday, 25th September 2022
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1 day ago
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
3 days ago
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…
4 days ago
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
13 Sep
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.
10 Sep
•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…
4 Sep
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.
3 Sep
His Royal Highness (HRH), Igwe Patrick Eze is the traditional ruler of Egali Amalla Community in Udenu local council of Enugu State.
29 Aug
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...
21 Aug
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.
20 Aug
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
20 Aug
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
6 Aug
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.
5 Aug
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


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Massive flooding on Sunday overran Ajaokuta-Ganaja-Lokoja road in Kogi which links the metropolis to the eastern part of the state.
4 hours ago
The Lagos State Environmental Enforcement and Special Offences Unit impounded 150 motorcycles for violating traffic rules in the last one week.
4 hours ago
Just as most beliefs, the Yoruba culture includes a world of myths, allegories, poetry and the love and wisdom of the Ifa divination system which helps to remind the Yoruba people of their past and customs that have survived through history and have helped shape their literature and religion as we know it today. Yoruba…
5 hours ago
September 10 of every year is dedicated to preventing suicide in our society. The 2022 World Suicide Prevention Day theme is “Creating Hope through Action.” The World Health Organization estimates that about 703,000 people die from suicide every year. That translates to about one suicide death every 44 seconds and 1,926 deaths every day. The…
5 hours ago
Police Service Commission (PSC) has extended the closure of its recruitment portal for the 2022 batch of constables in the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) by one month.