Saturday, 26th November 2022
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7 Oct
Sequel to a report released yesterday, which revealed that children bore more brunt of climate change and inequality, Save the Children has called on Finance Ministers
24 Aug
Stakeholders in Abuja have raised serious concerns over the growing rate of inequality in Nigeria, insisting the mismanagement of natural resource wealth is fuelling the development.
9 Apr
The head of Guinea's ruling junta, Colonel Mamady Doumbouya, has warned foreign mining companies to build processing factories locally
21 Oct 2020
Economic growth is the most powerful tool for reducing poverty and improving the quality of life in developing countries especially Nigeria. Indeed, one of the major challenges of the 21st Century is the need to reduce poverty levels and economic inequality globally. These were the words of Head, Strategic Partnerships, Microsoft 4Afrika, Soromfe Uzomah while…
5 Jun 2020
The recently released National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) ‘‘2019 Poverty and Inequality in Nigeria’’ survey, which was conducted for the 2018-2019 period
18 Jan 2020
At least 10 charred corpses have been found in a southern Mexican state among the hardest hit by violence linked to organized crime, a state prosecutor said on Saturday.
16 Jan 2020
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has released urgent health challenges for the next decade, urging world leaders to invest more resources in core health priorities and systems.
17 Sep 2019
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa yesterday apologised to Nigeria for the xenophobic attacks on its citizens. The apology was tendered to President Muhammadu Buhari in the State House, Abuja, by the two special envoys the South African leader dispatched to Nigeria yesterday.
17 Sep 2019
Security experts have identified inequality, repressive measures, and corruption as the main factors militating against security of lives and property in Africa.
4 Nov 2018
Presidential candidate of Liberation Movement (LM) for the 2019 general elections, Dr. Kriz David has disclosed that insecurity, corruption and economic challenges affecting Nigeria are symptoms of unaddressed faulty foundation of the nation. According to his promissory note compiled in a book titled: ‘Smart Government–The Preferred Future,’ David said if elected president next year his…
30 Mar 2017
Where are we now? The existential question women globally should be asking? Here in Nigeria women have been swept under the rug for many decades in various sectors of society. In the recent times where such matters are progressing, Nigeria might be stagnant and in some cases, sliding backwards with issues concerning gender equality. “My…
15 May 2016
For wisdom is a defense as money is a defense, but the excellence of knowledge is that wisdom gives life to those who have it… (Ecclesiastes 7:12)


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London's transport system is not allowing advertising that "portrays Qatar as a desirable destination" or encourages people to attend the World Cup, under a 2019 policy response to LGBTQ laws there. The stance by Transport for London (TfL) has reportedly angered Doha during its hosting of the football tournament, with the Financial Times reporting Saturday…
1 hour ago
Robert Lewandowski, one of the most prolific strikers in club football, finally got the first World Cup goal of his career when he netted against Saudi Arabia on Saturday.
1 hour ago
A roadside bomb killed four troops in the north of Burkina Faso, an area wracked by a jihadist insurgency for years, the army said on Saturday.
2 hours ago
The Police Command in Ogun says it has arrested a 36-year-old suspected, Sikiru Ajibola, who allegedly raped 5-year-old boy to death in Ogijo area of Sagamu local government.
3 hours ago
Benin forces have clashed with gunmen near the country's northern border with Burkina Faso leaving four attackers dead, the army said. It did not identify a specific group, but Gulf of Guinea states Benin, Togo, Ghana and Ivory Coast are facing a growing threat from Sahel jihadists over their northern borders. The army said a…