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21 Jan 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday directed the Federal Inland Revenue Services (FIRS) and related government agencies to plug all revenue leakages to ensure strict compliance with tax payments by foreign companies operating in Nigeria. President Buhari also urged FIRS to facilitate the deployment of more digital platforms and seamless connections. Speaking, virtually, at the First…
14 Jun 2018
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has disclosed plans to invest $120 million within the next three years to boost productivity and transform cassava and eight other commodities in Africa.
5 Mar 2017
Nigeria made history, yesterday, with the commissioning of the first Presidential Library in the African continent.
6 Aug 2016
There is a simple action that can save lives, drive economic development and break the cycle of malnutrition in Nigeria: breastfeeding.New research published earlier this year by the medical journal The Lancet showed that despite breastfeeding being the norm for many mothers...


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It is not news that Nigeria’s Health Care System is not meeting the needs of its citizens. A 2018 Lancet study of global health access and quality ranked our health system 142 out of 195 countries assessed, a fact that factors such as health worker shortage contributes to.  The doctor-to-patient ratio is about 1:6500, and…
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As Nigeria joins the world to mark this year’s International Anti-Corruption Day, Controller General of the Nigerian Correctional Service, (NCoS), Haliru Nababa, has said that the agency has resolved to support the anti-corruption war by declaring zero tolerance to any form of indiscipline and sharp practices among its personnel.
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A trio representing the three nations at the centre of the war in Ukraine will receive the Nobel Peace Prize on Saturday, showing no sign of giving up the fight against Vladimir Putin and his Minsk ally. Jailed Belarusian human rights advocate Ales Bialiatski, Russian human rights organisation Memorial, and Ukraine's Center for Civil Liberties…
21 mins ago
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro broke his uncharacteristic silence about his electoral defeat on Friday, saying it "hurts my soul."
56 mins ago
Having launched a new bid for the White House, Donald Trump has not been met with the energy he had been hoping for.