Friday, 19th August 2022
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7 Apr
The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, has flagged off the N-Skills Phone Repair programme in Bauchi State.
24 Mar
Federal Executive Council (FEC), yesterday, approved N92 billion for the construction of a second runway at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.
18 Feb
Nigerians who had “never seen N5,000 in their lives” shed tears upon receipt of the money, Minister of Humanitarian Services, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouk, has said.
23 Dec 2021
The Federal Government, yesterday, said it had concluded a plan to enlist additional 400,000 youths for the Batch C N-Power programme in the country.
4 Nov 2021
Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, has announced the commencement of the N-Power’s N-Knowledge programme in the six geo-political zones of the country, including the Federal Capital Territory.
7 Sep 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari, like most Nigerians, is excited by the rise in the Gross Domestic Product in the second quarter of last year which posted 5.01 per cent jump in the figures
3 Sep 2021
Beneficiaries of the N-Power Batch C Stream 1 in Plateau are to undergo physical verification from next week.
1 Apr 2021
On Thursday, March 11, 2021, in Abuja, the Federal Government inaugurated the third batch of the N-Power exercise on the National Social Investment Management System (NASIMS)
12 Mar 2021
The Federal Government has begun the selection process for applicants who indicated interest to be employed under the N-Power Batch ‘C’.
9 Feb 2021
The Presidency says no fewer than 30,000 erstwhile N-Power beneficiaries have been hired as agric enumerators.
26 Oct 2020
The N-Power Youth Congress (N-PYC) has demanded reinstatement of the disengaged 500,000 beneficiaries across the country and the N500b paid to them as exit package.
3 Sep 2020
The minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development SadiyaFarouq has promised to ensure there is transparency in the selection process from among the over 5 million applicants for N-Power Batch C so that only qualified beneficiaries are admitted into the program. The minister spoke on Thursda in Abuja during an interaction with National…


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Anambra Governor, Chukwuma Soludo, said members of Youth Earnestly Seek Soludo (YESS) exhibited rare political support during his election in 2021.
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Mr Tony Ojukwu, SAN, the Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), has reiterated the commission’s commitment to promote and promote human rights of all persons living in Nigeria.
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Nearly half of cancers worldwide can be traced back to a known risk factor, primarily tobacco or alcohol, a huge global study found on Friday, which said that behavioural changes can help reduce the threat of disease.
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The World Health Organization said Friday that two existing treatments dramatically reduced deaths from Ebola and should be given to people of all ages suffering from the often-fatal haemorrhagic disease.
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The United Nations on Friday called for the safety of aid workers in Nigeria's volatile northeast where a jihadist conflict has killed 35 humanitarian staff in the past six years.