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29 Sep 2019
This week’s topic is indeed the conclusion of the whole matter I began three weeks ago on a thematic area: ‘Why Buhari is a man of the decade (1&2)’. It has been part of my periodical Buhariwatch.
5 Jun 2019
The United Nations General Assembly yesterday in New York, United States elected Nigeria’s Prof. Tijjani Mohammad-Bande as president of the 74th Session of the body.
26 May 2019
Reverend Charles Leonard of the Universalist Church of the Redeemer, Chelsea, Massachusetts, first celebrated Children’s Day in June 1857. The Reverend Father usually dedicated every second Sunday Service in June to and for children. Father Leonard then called the day Rose Day and later renamed Flower Sunday. However, it was not until August 1924 when…
4 May 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to receive President of the United Nations General Assembly (PGA) Ms Maria Espinosa, who is paying a one-day official visit to Nigeria on Monday. Espinosa’s Spokesperson, Ms Monica Gravley, announced this at a media briefing at the UN headquarters in New York on Friday. According to her, the PGA’s visit…
6 Oct 2018
Robust and healthy citizens are no doubt a catalyst for both national and development goals. And in the developed world, their leaders spend a huge amount of money yearly on health. The reverse is the case on the African continent where her governments pays lip services to the health sector...
12 Aug 2018
Today, August 12, is International Youth Day. It is a day set aside by the United Nations General Assembly to celebrate the existence and importance of young people in the society. Our world is incomplete without the young people! Today, we are celebrating some of the contributions made by young people towards the development of…
10 Oct 2017
The event, which was held at the Zone’s centre in Gbagada, Lagos, witnessed an impressive turnout of people from all walks of life, including social innovators and community leaders.
22 Sep 2017
In addition to measuring the progress that the mobile industry is making against the SDGs, the report also noted several commitments and initiatives that the GSMA and its members will focus on delivering over...
17 Sep 2017
Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity confirmed the departure on his Facebook page, on Sunday, in Abuja.
16 Sep 2017
The President will then proceed to London from New York, after joining other world leaders at the UNGA. This trip is coming 28 days after his medical follow-up in London, United Kingdom (UK). ‎
24 Sep 2016
Global leaders and institutions have endorsed the Commonwealth Secretary-General’s call to work more effectively together to end the suffering of women and girls facing violence at the hands of their partners.
18 Sep 2016
After a fashion of the 2015 United Nations General Assembly’s Agenda 2030, which focuses on “leaving no one behind” through its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the just concluded G20’s Summit in the Chinese city of Hangzhou...


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Notwithstanding the growing rate of fire incidents across the country, especially in markets, the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM), insists that Fire insurance remains below average class proportion of inferno, recording about 46 per cent. The latest released data formed part of the market statistics of the Fourth Quarter 2022 report released by NAICOM. The report revealed that there…
27 mins ago
The Coalition of Yoruba Self-determination Groups, yesterday, condemned the call for an interim government in some quarters after the victory of Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the presidential election.
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TEARFUND recently organised a two-day training for the clerics and other church workers. Held at the Ibru Ecumenical Centre, Agbarha-otor, Delta State, with the theme: “Church And Community Transformation,” the event aimed at enlightening people on how to be free from poverty, live a transformed life and achieve their purpose in Christ Jesus, among others.…
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The Muslim Congress (tmc) Papa Ajao Branch, holds Ramadan Public Lecturer on 5th April, 2023. The programme, which is expected to discuss the topic: Duties of the leaders and the led in societal Reformation, is slated for 4.30pm, at 33 Aladesuru/Ogunmefun junction, by Jakande Market, Papa-Ajao, Mushin, Lagos. The guest lecturer is Dr Salaudeen Munirudeen…
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Dahwat-ul-Rahmon Dhikir Association is holding its 1444A.H Ramadan lecture and special prayer on Sunday 2nd, April 2023.