DFID spends £250m yearly on gender equality programmes
The Department For International Development (DFID), said it invests £250 million yearly for the promotion of programmes anchored on gender equality, because it is golden, the Deputy Head of the DFID Office in Nigeria, John Primrose, has said.
AfDB, DFID unveil $80m infrastructure financing for Africa
he African Development Bank (AfDB) has unveiled a new $80 million infrastructure financing partnership with the United Kingdom’s development agency- DFID, for the continent.
Sani-Bello reiterates commitment to autonomy of judiciary
Gov. Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger on Monday reiterated his commitment to judicial autonomy. Sani-Bello made the pledge at the opening of a two-day training for Magistrates’ and District Courts in Minna.
Lack of capacity building hinders export trade in Nigeria, say experts
The challenges, they further argued have made export business in Nigeria an uninteresting venture.To tackle the challenges and make export business easier and lucrative, UKaid in partnership with the Policy Development Facility ....
Kaduna government receives inclusive education policy documents from DFID
The Department for International Development (DFID)-funded Partnership to Engage, Reform and Learn (PERL) has presented newly developed education policy documents to the Kaduna State Government to guide intervention and investment...
Next level for disability law in Nigeria
The “Discrimination against Persons with Disabilities Prohibition Act (2018) definitely was a milestone for those affected and probably for all the citizens.
Kaduna: El’rufai commissions DFID-assisted milk, yoghurt processing plant
Kaduna State Government has commissioned a 500 litre per day capacity rural milk processing plant in Ladugga grazing reserve. The plant commissioned by Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Dr. Hadiza Balarabe, has the capability of processing 500 litres of raw milk into yoghurt. The plant was set up by the community’s cooperative – Kachia Bollol…
Six states to benefit from N23.3b UK malaria intervention project
In a move to reduce Nigeria’s high malaria burden, the Department for International Development (DFID) is to invest £50 million (N23.376 billion) to support fund for malaria elimination in six states in the country.