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30 Mar 2019
The Onyebuchi Chris Ifediora (OCI) Foundation has awarded scholarships to 35 indigent secondary students in Anambra State to help build their future and encourage them in their studies. Presenting the awards at Otuocha in Anambra East council, the founder, Dr. Chris Ifediora, explained that the 2019 beneficiaries consists of 12 senior and 23 junior secondary…
1 Feb 2019
A mental health Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), Mind and Soul Helpers Initiative (MASHI), has blamed parents for the rise in adolescent depression in the country.It noted that the action has set very high standards for children, without considering their ability to meet up.
4 Nov 2018
Foremost Nigerian novelist and international acclaimed fiction writer, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has been honoured by Action Against Hunger, an international Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) for her contributions towards eliminating hunger and malnutrition. Adichie was presented with the award at the organization’s 19th annual gala, which took place in New York City on Tuesday, October 30, 2018.…
30 Aug 2018
Merit, taken objectively, is ‘something earned, something owed to a person. Taken subjectively, merit is the right of a person to his earning and is of two types- condign and congruous merits.
15 Aug 2018
A group, Women of Inestimable Values, has declared its intention to eradicate domestic violence and prevent child abuse all over the world. The international non-governmental organisation (NGO) that fights against domestic violence and child abuse, during a visit to The Guardian, disclosed how it had empowered victims of domestic violence and abused children in the…
31 Jul 2018
Respite may have come the way of street hawker in Lagos state, as a not-for-profit organization, Gadal unveiled plans to partner with various stakeholders on capacity building for the group. Gadal is a not-for-profit organization seeking to bring about a socially secure future for all Nigerians by economically empowering youths, and harnessing the potential of…
4 Jul 2018
A non-governmental organization, Centre for Corrections and Human Development (CCHD) focused on helping deviants in the society, has unveiled a counseling application to help tackle the increasing suicide and depression rate in the country.
1 May 2018
Ijongo Life Changing Foundation, a Lagos-based non-governmental organisation, is partnering with the Lagos State government to empower street kids spread across the state. This was announced at a press conference yesterday in Mosafejo Police Station, Oshodi. The foundation aims at fighting crime, rehabilitating crime suspects, impacting positively on the youths and uniting the once-displaced but…
25 Apr 2018
As part of their activities to reduce crime in the society and empower inmates, a non-governmental organisation, Anchor Heritage, in conjunction with the Nigerian Prisons Service has trained 50 inmates in paint production and painting, which will help them with skills to be self-reliant at the end of their jail terms. Speaking at the training…
10 Feb 2018
The Wise Administration of Terrestrial Environment and Resources (WATER), a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) funded by the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF) through Mainyoito Pastoralist Integrated Development Organization (MPIDO), yesterday trained about 350 students from two secondary schools in Cross River state on climate change. The training tagged Outreach Program, came out of necessity, as children…
4 Feb 2018
Cross River State government has gone into partnership with Universal Learning Solution (ULS), a UK-based not-for-profit organisation, to deliver innovative training in Jolly Phonics to 550 primary school teachers and 1050 head teachers in the state, as part of effort to boost child literacy in the country.   Jolly Phonics is the world’s leading English language…
15 Jan 2018
Victor Ugo is a medical doctor with over two years' experience in Health Advocacy with a special focus on Mental Health. His role at the forefront of Mental Health Advocacy in Nigeria is evident in his position as the Founder/President of one of Nigeria's leading mental health NGOs, Mentally Aware Nigeria Initiative (MANI). Guardian Life…


1 Jan 1970
Industrial stability in the education sector this year will solely be dependent on the implementation of the tenets of the negotiated agreements with the organised labour, the Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU), has said.
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After eight months of decline, Nigeria’s headline inflation rate rose to 15.63 per cent in December 2021, from 15.50 per cent recorded in November. This was disclosed, yesterday, by the Statistician-General of the Federation, Simon Harry...
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The internal crisis rocking Osun State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has deepened and there seems no resolution in sight before the national convention of the party and governorship primary scheduled for February 2022.
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About three years after its purchase and installation, the state-of-the-art firefighting simulator equipment is still idling away at the Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria, Kaduna State.
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BudgIT has urged the Federal Government, National Assembly and civil society organisations to amend and eliminate about 460 duplicated projects inserted in the 2022 budget.