Saturday, 24th February 2024

2023 World Ocean Day

3 Jul 2023
Conservationists have called for improved protection of the oceans and marine life.


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Some residents of the Misau local government area of Bauchi State mobbed and killed one of the robbery gangs who attacked the town, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has said. The State Command of NSCDC said it arrested and paraded four other suspected armed robbers. Police spokesman DSC Fatima Adamu said that a…
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UNESCO Laureate and World Grand Chairman, World Accreditation Commission, (WAC), Profession Bashiru Aremu, has said that quality assurance in higher institutions of learning remains a strong yardstick for standards of institutions operating across national borders as well as for international recognition of qualifications. Aremu stated this at the signing of a partnership between the WAC…
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Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) has said that leveraging global research and policy adaptability is essential to liberating nations from poverty. Chief Global Programme Officer, IPA, Claudia Casarrotto, stated this at a Nigeria Evidence Summit organized by the IPA tagged Translating Emerging Evidence for Impact, in Abuja. According to her, the IPA shares knowledge in…
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The Police Service Commission (PSC) has assured Nigerians that the ongoing recruitment exercise into the Nigeria Police Force would be merit-based adding that it had begun inviting shortlisted candidates for the March 2024 JAMB CBT Exams.  This was made known by PSC spokesperson Ikechukwu Ani in a statement made available to the Guardian.  Ani said,…
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Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Wale Edun, has said that only five percent of Nigerians can boast of more than N500,000 in their bank accounts. Edun disclosed this in an interview on Channels Television on Friday. "There has been an effort to ensure that the people’s money is not in the…
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South Africa's ruling ANC launched its election campaign on Saturday, hoping to overcome anger over high unemployment and a sluggish economy and to protect its three-decade-old majority.
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President Bola Tinubu has expressed confidence in the possibility of lasting peace, security and prosperity in the West African region. He said this at the Extraordinary session of the Authority of Heads of States and Government on the Political, Peace and security in ECOWAS region in Abuja, on Saturday. Tinubu said the complexities of the…
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Edo Deputy Governor, Mr Philip Shaibu, says intimidation and harassment will not change his resolve in the pursuit of his political ambition.
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Hospital doctors in England on Saturday kicked off another five-day strike, as their protracted pay battle with the government rumbles on with few signs of a break in the deadlock.
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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky promised victory against Russia on the second anniversary of the invasion on Saturday as his troops fight on despite a lack of Western aid and recent Russian gains.