Friday, 7th October 2022
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2 days ago
Looked at, over the past six decades the statistics have been simply scary, shocking and scandalous! One is talking of course, about the inexcusable social inequality and injustice that still persist ..
21 Sep
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Nigeria, is seeking concrete partnership with the police high command in fostering police reform agenda of the government.
20 Sep
Heads of Department (HODs) of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) participated in a capacity building workshop on electoral management and monitoring, ahead of the 2023 general elections.
19 Sep
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) says democratic elections will contribute significantly to the advancement of Nigeria’s development aspirations.
5 Sep
Obafemi Onashile is the President, Africa Association of Quantity Surveyors (AAQS) and Managing Partner at Consol Associates.
29 Aug
Determined to contribute towards global effort to limit global temperature rise to well below two degrees Celsius, the Federal Government has commenced activities that would lead to the establishment of the Nigeria Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS).
23 Aug
The Lord Echendu Foundation and Cedar Seed Foundation have announced a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will help both
15 Aug
The Federal Government, in collaboration with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has launched Imagine Nigeria report under a larger development framework that explores alternative pathways...
1 Jun
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Yiaga Africa have initiated a project aimed at mobilising at least 60 percent of eligible young voters to register, collect their Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) and vote in the 2023 elections using traditional and non-traditional tools of political mobilisation. Both bodies made this vow on Friday in Abuja…
27 May
The Rural Electrification Agency (REA), with funding from Global Environment Facility (GEF) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has kicked off a five-year energy project.
23 May
With global biodiversity loss at dangerous levels, Nigeria and 138 countries have received a lifeline to fast-track efforts to conserve, protect and restore species and ecosystems as soon as a new global accord, currently under negotiation, is approved.
14 May
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth and Advancement (YIAGA) Africa, yesterday, sealed a partnership for a project that seeks to mobilise not less than 60 per cent of eligible young voters...


Scammers stole cryptocurrency worth roughly $100 million from Binance, the world's biggest exchange for crypto assets, the firm said on Friday.
8 mins ago
As political parties strategise to put out formidable campaigns to woo voters ahead of the 2023 general elections, Yiaga Africa yesterday released a preliminary report indicating a decline of youth candidacy from 34 per cent in the 2019 general elections to 28 per cent in 2023 general elections.
1 hour ago
Iran said Friday an investigation into the death in custody of Mahsa Amini found she lost her life to illness rather than reported beatings that sparked three weeks of bloody protests. Amini, 22, died on September 16, three days after falling into a coma following her arrest in Tehran by the morality police for allegedly…
1 hour ago
Mike Makinde made history on Saturday by joining the prestigious class of Nigeria Cup winners. The honour came through his victory in the 25th edition of the Nigeria Cup; a weeklong competition put together to celebrate the nation's Independence anniversary. Relishing the outcome of the competition, the 11-handicap player said he never envisage winning the…
1 hour ago
The Governor of Ekiti, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Friday signed six bills recently passed by the State House of Assembly into law, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.