Saturday, 28th May 2022
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19 Jan
The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has sought wider participation of relevant stakeholders in the blue economy project to deepen participation and benefits from the country’s marine resources.
13 Nov 2021
These are very interesting times for Nigeria’s cultural space and the capital city, Abuja. While the cultural space continues to expand in depth and scope
6 Feb 2020
The Nigerian Association of Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) Export Group (NEG) and International Organisation for Migration (IOM) have sought ties to support
16 Nov 2019
Bukola Lameed, fondly called “Bookkies” is an incredible blend of passion and skill. Professional Counselor, Certified Cognitive Behavioural Change Therapist and one of Africa's leading Family Mental Health Coach. The founder of Safety Republic International whose job is to create solutions for preserving the mental and emotional wellness of every member of a nation (the…
17 Oct 2019
To secure a better future for the country, the government must be ready to properly fund education and address the myriads of challenges confronting the sector. Improved infrastructure, skills acquisition, training, and partnerships are required to move education to another level.
22 Jun 2019
Samuel Kalu was rushed to hospital yesterday after collapsing in the Super Eagles’ final training session before today’s opening match against Burundi. Kalu was reported to have fallen while trying to take a corner-kick in yesterday’s training session in Alexandria, and was immediately rushed to the hospital. The 21-year-old underwent several medical examinations upon arrival in…
23 May 2019
Anambra State is set to rank among the top three states in Nigeria in the production of honey, as it trains 1,000 youths in bee-keeping and honey production. It targets to export huge quantity of honey abroad to jack up its internally-generated revenue (IGR). Governor Willie Obiano stated this yesterday in Awka while flagging off…
28 Feb 2019
But for providence, Ezinne Okparaebo would have been a Nigerian sprinter, dominating the tracks in major international competitions for Africa’s most populous country. The lady, who has been among the world’s best sprinters for over 15 years, is seen as a trailblazer for her adopted country, Norway, for which she has won many international laurels.…
28 Jul 2018
Building on its commitment to train people in vital digital skills across Nigeria throughout the year, Facebook has announced two training dates specifically designed for female entrepreneurs and owners of Small and Medium-sized Businesses in Kaduna. Partnering with She Leads Africa (SLA), #SheMeansBusiness Nigeria is the first to launch in Sub-Saharan Africa and will bring…
3 Jul 2018
Wandel Int’Ltd., a subsidiary of Simba Group, is planning to train 560 vulcanisers and 440 tricycle repairers in Kano State. The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo and the Kano State governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, flagged off the 12-day training programme. Wandel International is the sole distributor of TVS Motors (India), and the leading company in the…
25 Apr 2018
West African Ventures (WAV), an Engineering, Procurement, Installation and Marine Charter Services provider for the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry, has expended over $550,000 to train 26 young Nigerians in partnership with Chevron and the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, under the Sonam Development Project Pipeline and Okan Pig Receiver Platform Transport and installation contract…
19 Apr 2018
As part of efforts to achieve gender equity through leadership training and advocacy, Rise Up in partnership with Cummins Foundation have commenced a one week training on leadership...


Personnel of the Economy and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) on Saturday stormed the venue of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national convention holding in Abuja.
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Nigeria is a ‘Country of the Young’. As per the latest UNICEF reports, there are approximately 31 million children aged less than 5 years, and each year at least 7 million more babies are born in Nigeria. 27th May marks the occasion of National Children’s Day - a day to cherish and celebrate these little…
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Rwanda on Saturday said two of its soldiers were being held captive by rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and accused government authorities there of backing the group responsible. It comes as a diplomatic feud between the two neighbours escalates, with both sides accusing each other of aiding armed militias in the volatile eastern…
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When the newly sworn-in Governor of Oyo State, His Excellency Seyi Makinde, announced in his inauguration address that he would be donating his monthly salary to the teacher pensioners’ fund, little did the people of Oyo State know that this token was just the beginning of what his administration would go on to do for…
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At least 31 people were killed on Saturday when a stampede broke out in south Nigeria during a church charity event where food was being distributed, police said. The disaster happened in Port Harcourt city in Nigeria's Rivers state, local police spokeswoman Grace Iringe-Koko said, confirming a death toll of 31 people. Local Nigerian media…