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29 Sep 2019
- He that oppresseth the poor reproacheth his Maker: but he that honoureth him hath mercy on the poor (Proverbs 14:31). God cares for the poor and the disadvantaged in a very special way. Yes, the poor. The physically challenged. The orphans, widows, strangers, ethnic minorities. The prisoners. The sick. The oppressed. The afflicted. God…
11 Sep 2019
The Federal Government yesterday began the process of building a National Social Register (NSR) to generate a comprehensive and reliable database of poor and vulnerable households across the federation.
15 Aug 2019
Executive Operations Director, Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, Effiong Okon, has said the right adoption of contemporary technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), big data, and mobile technology will not only drive planning and forecast in the Nigerian oil industry but also address associated risks.
13 Jun 2019
Sir: We are a unique people, celebrated around the world for our exceptionality. We never revel at poor governance publicly but privately, in bedrooms and comfortable zones. This is possible because of a veneer of harmony that is built around the Nigerian. The average Nigerian man is an ethnic and religious bigot. However hard he…
5 Apr 2019
“The wealth of nations depends upon an infinite variety of causes” Alaxander Hamilton. At the moment, “Wealth, Poverty and Politics” is the title of the book that I am reading. The author is Thomas Sowell, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. My strong desire to unravel the apparent mystery behind why nations such…
23 Mar 2018
Poor children are now fatter than their rich counterparts, a new study has found. Being overweight was once a sign of wealth and children from poorer backgrounds tended to be thinner - but the trend has reversed. Researchers, who analysed 70 years' worth of data, have today blamed the rise of cheap junk food and…
2 Mar 2018
In this article, we are taking a look at six billionaires that started from a humble beginning. Get motivated and if they can do it, you can too. 6. Oprah Winfrey (Net Worth: 1.05 Trillion Naira) Oprah, for one episode of her show, gifted every audience member a car, her generosity might be due to…
12 May 2016
The money he said is wasted because of hygiene problems such as open defecation and hospital expenditure as a result of preventable sanitation disease among others.
13 Apr 2015
LAGOS Mainland House of Representatives-elect, Jide Jimoh, yesterday blamed poor political education by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the low turnout of voters in Saturday’s governorship and House of Assembly elections.


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Ten workers were killed in Indonesia after an explosion in a coal mine caused a collapse, a rescue agency official said Friday.
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China has set up at least two "police stations" in Germany, authorities have confirmed, sparking fresh concern about the overseas centres that critics say are used to harass dissidents.
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An Italian court has ordered the state to restore a German charity vessel seized in 2017 over migrant rescues in the Mediterranean, a lawyer told AFP Friday.
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Borno state Governor, Professor Babagana Zulum, has stated that the endemic spate of corruption in the country is a major impediment to national integration.
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A private university based in the Federal Capital Territory, Philomath University, has named a road project within the university campus to immortalise the late mother of the FCT Minister of State, Hajiya Zainab Sidi Ali, for her contribution to the development of learning and humanity.