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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…
30 Dec 2017
It was a new dawn for children at the Makoko riverine community in Lagos recently, as itel Mobile, in collaboration with The Give Hope to the Slum Child, a non-governmental organisation, took the Christmas celebration to them in the slum. The children could not contain their joy as they came out from their shanties en…
12 Dec 2017
The Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Civil Society Organisations (NGOs) and Development Partners, Mr. Peter Akpatason, has allayed the fears that the NGO regulation bill was aimed at muzzling religious and ethnic organisations. Akpatason, who spoke with reporters yesterday in Abuja, also faulted the notion that the proposed legislation would infringe on…
26 Jun 2017
Senior Programme Officer of a non-governmental organisation (NGO), Search for Common Ground, based in Jos, Alhaji Sani Suleman, has said that the abuse of drugs and other substance is negatively affecting the social life of the youth....
20 Jun 2017
The Association for Formidable Educational Development (AFED) yesterday called on the Federal Government to proiritise the education of all children in the country, especially those from poor families.
23 Mar 2017
Globally, public pressure to put lobbying regulation on the political agenda has been on the increase.
26 Feb 2017
The Federal Government has been charged to ignore the request for approval by the Cross River State government for the construction of the 260km superhighway until the state complies with environmental standards.
19 Jan 2017
To reduce the risk of transmission of both hepatitis B and C as well as Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), a Non-Governmental Organisation, Centre for Initiative and Development ....
19 Sep 2016
Dr Abimbola Williams, the Head of Health, Save the Children Nigeria, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), said mothers living with HIV could breastfeed exclusively without transmitting the virus to the baby.
16 Sep 2016
AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), an NGO, says no fewer than 3.4 million people are living with HIV and AIDS in the country and only 700,000 persons have access to treatment.
30 Aug 2016
The Kwara Commissioner for Women Affairs, Hajia Ayinke Saka has decried the high cases of rape in the state.According to her, about 1,000 cases are reported annually.


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The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, and the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, have advised underwriters in the country to pay claims promptly to retain public confidence.
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Human beings do hideous things. And they visit these horrible things to their kind under the pretext that they are doing so on God’s behalf. Or, that they are fighting for Him.
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