8 Aug 2018
The Rivers State government has opened an endowment fund for the two kids of Joseph Blankson who saved 13 people in a boat accident. A boat Joseph had been riding in had capsized and one by one he saved 13 passengers, pulling them ashore.
7 Aug 2018
A Nigerian contractor, Joseph Blankson, lost his life trying to save his co-passengers from a boat mishap. In what has been described as a heroic act, the River State police command spokesman, Nnamdi Omoni, said the 38-year-old had rescued 13 people and was on the 14th one before he died from exhaustion. The senate president,…
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PARIS, France, 26 September 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Thales announces the appointment of Fabien Bortoluzzi as Managing Director of Thales operations in Western & Central Africa. In this role, he will be responsible for driving the civil and defence business of Thales in the region. Prior to this appointment, Fabien Bortoluzzi was Sales Director, Asia Air Defense…
MIPAD Honors Global Top 100 Achievers of African Descent at United Nations Featuring American Billionaire Robert F. Smith and World Health Organization Director Dr. Tedros A. Ghebreyesus
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NEW YORK, 26 September, 2023,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-Brace yourself for an infusion of global power as the annual Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD) Recognition Week 2023 kicks off from Friday, September 28th to Monday, October 2nd at prestigious 1 United Nations Plaza in New York City. Following the opening of the 78th United…
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Six internet fraudsters were on Monday, September 25, convicted and sentenced to various jail terms by Justice Efe Ikponmwonba of Edo State High Court sitting in Benin City.
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The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has urged public and private sector stakeholders to prioritise human capital development as a critical step in addressing the challenges of brain drain and unemployment in Nigeria. The Think Tank, whose 29th summit (NES 29) scheduled to hold from 23 -24 October 2023 will explore the subject as a…
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The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Dr. Olayemi Michael Cardoso as the new Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and four others as deputy governors of the apex bank.