They said this when the Country Representative of UNICEF Christian Mundate lead the Chief of Health & HIV/AIDS, Eduardo Celades, to the Honourable Minister in her office in Abuja.
New reports have shown that global number of maternal deaths fell from around 446, 000 in 2000 to around 287,000 in 2020, which represents a 36 per cent decrease. However, in Nigeria, it is estimated that eight million children are born every year with seven million pregnant women at any moment, with the country’s poor state of healthcare.
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After exerting some concrete agreements to some of its demands, Organised Labour last night, sheathed its sword upturning its earlier advertised indefinite strike action to commence today.
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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) in its Food Price Watch report released yesterday, indicated a continuous increase in food prices in August, detailing how the prices of beef, tomatoes, beans, garri, yam and other food items increased for the month.
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The Federal has ended its monopoly of gas aggregation with a private investor operator expected to play actively in the midstream going forward.
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Polytechnic enrollment, over the years, has been on downward spiral as admission seekers prefer university education.
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With the unveiling of the National Talent Export Programme (NATEP) to shore up Nigeria’s foreign exchange earnings and position the country as a hub for talent sourcing, stakeholders have said until the Federal Government invests more in education, objectives of the scheme would continue to be a mirage...
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TAJBank Limited, Nigeria’s fastest growing and technology-driven non-interest banking services provider, has again blazed a new trail in the non-interest banking space in half year 2023, posting impressive performances in financial indices, particularly in recording the highest Tier-1 capital in the sub-sector of the non-interest Banking industry in the six months period.
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The Super Eagles will welcome back key players, including Kenneth Omeruo, Bright Osayi-Samuel, Alex Iwobi, and Terem Moffi as they prepare for double-header international friendlies against Saudi Arabia and Mozambique in Portugal later this month.
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Enugu state and the Indonesian government are set to stimulate greater trade and investment between Nigeria and the Southeast Asian country across key sectors such as agriculture, energy, power and transport.
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The debates over the need to bifurcate the office of the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and that of the minister of Justice for efficiency and effectiveness have continued to rage, especially as a new administration comes on board, and ministers appointed.
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Advance Concrete Technology (ACT) has strengthened its partnership with Schomburg Germany to enhance the construction and building industry with technology-driven quality materials.