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2022 World Toilet Day

21 Nov
Did you know that over 800 children under five years old die from diseases linked to unsafe water, poor sanitation, and poor hygiene? 3.6 billion people live without access to a safe toilet. (WHO/UNICEF 2021). Groundwater accounts for approximately 99 percent of all liquid freshwater on Earth. (UN-Water 2022). Groundwater provides half of all water…
20 Nov
As the world commemorates World Toilet Day, the Federal Government of Nigeria has charged citizens with the need to cooperate with it in the bid to end open defecation in the country.
16 Nov
As part of the reeled-out plans to commemorate the upcoming 2022 World Toilet Day, Hypo Toilet Cleaner is set to hold an awareness rally on safe toilet use in five cities: Lagos, Abuja, Kano, Port Harcourt and Ibadan. The theme for this year is “Making the Invisible Visible” which bothers on the sanitation crisis being…


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The Lagos State Government in collaboration with Alive & Thrive (FHI 360), engaged three community-based organizations (CBOs) as partners in accelerating the scale of the Maternal, Infant and Young Child Nutrition (MIYCN) Project, with funding from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The project being implemented in seven states of Nigeria is aimed at enhancing child…
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The Medical and Dental Consultants'Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), has decried the failure of the government to implement the payment of approved Hazard Allowance, outstanding arrears occasioned by skipping; extend the retirement age of health workers as well as correct the shortfall in the salaries of honorary consultants who are clinical lecturers in the Universities to mitigate the massive brain drain in the health sector.
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*Rates Nigeria low on corruption perception index *Describes release of Dariye, Nyame as ‘major setback to corruption fight’ *Says corrupt government officials giving Nigeria a bad name The coalition of anti-corruption Civil Society Organisations, (CSOs), under the auspice of Transparency International, (TI), have blamed growing insecurity and the infiltration of arms into Nigeria through the…
4 hours ago
The Presidency, yesterday, described as ‘fake’, the reported pelting of President Muhammadu Buhari in the Hotoro area of Kano State.
4 hours ago
Tension over scarcity of cash has worsened across the country, with millions of Nigerians denied access to their savings.