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15 Dec 2016
According to the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), “teaching and research” are part of the intellectual functions that universities are expected ...
14 Dec 2016
The objective of the Campaign for Cultural Heritage (CCH) is to advocate support for Nigeria’s implementation of the 2003 UNESCO Convention for Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) to which Nigeria is a signatory.
11 Dec 2016
On behalf of my fellow writers, I congratulate the noble citizens of Port Harcourt for this singular achievement and also congratulate the governor through his efforts it has come to be.
7 Dec 2016
The United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has inscribed Argungu Fishing and Cultural Festival, Kebbi State, on the Representative List of Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
4 Dec 2016
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has called for the sensitization of local communities across Africa, to raise their consciousness about the importance of protecting cultural heritage against marauders.
3 Dec 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari says that the Abuja Carnival has continued to provide a credible platform for national unity, peaceful co-existence and understanding of our ethnically and culturally diverse nation.
3 Dec 2016
Representatives of some 40 countries are expected to approve on Saturday establishing a fund to protect heritage sites in conflict-ravaged areas and a network
29 Nov 2016
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) says it will partner with Nigeria to organise an international conference in 2017 toward increasing Lake Chad water level.
27 Nov 2016
In the 1970s, when Port Harcourt could rightly have claimed its title of Garden City, my late father, Justice P.O.E. Bassey, would take us to the theatre in the old township ...
16 Nov 2016
On his part, president of NOLA, Prof. G.G. Darah of Delta State University and confab convener, implored participants to contribute to the discourse critically as the creative industries in Nigeria have the...
13 Nov 2016
Iraqi forces said Sunday they had recaptured the Nimrud area, the site of an ancient Assyrian city blown up by the Islamic State group, as they battled the jihadists south of Mosul.
13 Nov 2016
A few weeks ago, at a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) forum, Nigeria joined some other countries to vote in favour of a resolution that was provocative to Israel.


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Just as most beliefs, the Yoruba culture includes a world of myths, allegories, poetry and the love and wisdom of the Ifa divination system which helps to remind the Yoruba people of their past and customs that have survived through history and have helped shape their literature and religion as we know it today. Yoruba…
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September 10 of every year is dedicated to preventing suicide in our society. The 2022 World Suicide Prevention Day theme is “Creating Hope through Action.” The World Health Organization estimates that about 703,000 people die from suicide every year. That translates to about one suicide death every 44 seconds and 1,926 deaths every day. The…
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Police Service Commission (PSC) has extended the closure of its recruitment portal for the 2022 batch of constables in the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) by one month.
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The leader of the UK's main opposition party on Sunday vowed to reverse a tax cut for top earners announced by the Conservative government as the nation heads for recession.
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Some residents of Keffi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State have expressed delight with the dualisation of two roads by the Gov. Abdullahi Sule administration within the metropolis.