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16 Sep
Co-chairs of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill and Melinda Gates have stated that long-term investments in health and economies—like the ones that led to the rapid development
2 Sep
Hope of an effective Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) vaccine may have been dashed, as researchers announced Tuesday that an advanced trial in Africa had been stopped after data showed...
22 Aug
The Federal Government has said that it has put additional measures in place to ensure efficient tracking system for projects monitoring and evaluation in the country.
28 Nov 2020
My journey as a communications expert began from a colleague’s suggestion to explore where my writing gift could take me. At the time, I didn’t even recognise it as a talent...
17 Sep 2020
Bill and Melinda Gates have said that the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is the biggest catastrophe that has spread to every part of the world causing severe economic damage.
29 Jul 2020
Bauchi State House of Assembly has passed into law bills to name some colleges of Education after the World's Billionaires, Bill Gates and Aliko Dangote. The House of Assembly in its resolution during Wednesday's plenary passed the bill after scrutiny by the House Committee on Health and Human Services recommended name change of College of…
4 Jun 2020
There is no dispute about the country and city where the deadly novel coronavirus had originated. The country is China and the city is Wuhan, double-hosting the powerful biological weapons’ laboratory...
27 Mar 2020
With rising incidences of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, raising questions about the preparedness of the country and, indeed, the respective states, to tackle the pandemic, not a few have expressed concerns...
26 Sep 2019
Global leaders have charged governments around the world to urgently prioritise the attainment of United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the countries. Besides, they also decried the widening global inequality gaps and rising level of poverty among nations and advocated vigorous and strategic efforts to bridge the gaps.
17 Sep 2019
Co-founder of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), Bill Gates has said that investments in primary healthcare, education and efficient deployment of resources will end inequalities in Nigeria.
7 Jul 2019
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has called on the Federal and State governments not to relent in the campaigns and vaccination to totally eradicate the wild polio virus.
4 Jul 2019
Senior Programme Officer Nutrition, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Dr. Victor Ajieroh, has harped on the crucial role of the private sector in reshaping the food system.   Dr Ajieroh, in a lecture entitled, ‘The Future of Food Systems,’ and delivered at the 2019 Post-Annual General Meeting of the International Chamber of Commerce, Nigeria (ICCN) in…


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The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has confirmed the detonation of explosives by unknown gun men on the Abuja-Kaduna railway Wednesday night. The Managing Director of the corporation, Fidet Okhiria, who confirmed this to The Guardian, said the explosives damaged the rail tracks around Dutse and Rijana in Kaduna. A viral video circulating online shows how…
31 mins ago
American actress Ruby Rose has shared that she was fired from The CW's Batwoman after being seriously injured on set.  The actress who starred as the title superhero character in the show's first season revealed this in a series of Instagram stories. She alleged that the role was recast last year after two herniated discs required her…
51 mins ago
Parliamentarians in Benin have voted to legalise abortion in the West African country, where it was already authorised under restricted conditions. Under the new law, passed late Wednesday, women can terminate a pregnancy within the first three months if it is likely to "aggravate or cause material, educational, professional or moral distress, incompatible with the…
1 hour ago
A former Manager with the Zenith Bank Plc, Dr. Osadebe Osakwe has dragged the publisher of Sahara Reporters Mr. Omoyele Sowore and the Sahara Reporters Media group to a Lagos High Court seeking the sum of N250 million each as damages from the defendants for alleged defamation of character. Dr. Osadebe who is also the…
1 hour ago
Former United States President's has revealed plans for a new social media platform TRUTH Social. The former president's media company Trump Media & Technology Group (TMTG), merged with the Digital World Acquisition Corp. to become a publicly listed company with a potential valuation of up to $1.7 billion. Trump announced that TRUTH social would launch…