Delta vows implementation of pacts between oil majors, host communities
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has assured of the implementation of the General Memoranda of Understanding (GMOUs) between host communities and oil companies operating in Delta State.
Delta, USAID chart path as water enumerators resume in 10 zones
Resident of 10 major towns in Delta State will from November 11 to December 13, 2019 host water enumerators at areas covered with pipes to improve urban water and sanitation service delivery by strengthening the governance, financial and technical viability.
Delta, USAID partner over effective water, sanitation, hygiene
The Delta State Urban Water Corporation and United States Agency for International Development, USAID are strengthening partnership on effective water, sanitation and hygiene.
Security alert prompts evacuation at American consulate in Lagos
Visitors at the United States Consulate, Victoria Island, Lagos, were compelled to vacate the main building yesterday following a security threat. The evacuation, which happened at about 12.20 p.m., was the climax of repeated radio warnings that began a few minutes earlier.
Education still in a shambles amid poor funding, high drop-out rate
Education in Nigeria, at least in the public sector, is in a state of dysfunction. Its human capital is in disarray, so is its physical infrastructure.
U.S. agency spends $50m on neglected diseases in Nigeria
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) said it had spent about $50 million to its flagship ENVISION Project for the control and elimination of Neglected...
Don’t give us money, we want development, Kaduna youths tell government
Kaduna State youths, under the auspices of Kaduna Youth Agenda (KYA) have called on public office holders to stop the ugly tradition of dishing out money to constituents...
Stakeholders worried as insecurity takes toll on national parks, tourism business
Following the 10 years of insurgency, stakeholders in tourism industry have expressed concern over gradual dwindling in patronage of nation’s parks and games reserved in Northern part of the country.