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World Population Day

29 Jul 2022
• Making it the world's most populated nation The United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA has said that Nigeria's population that is increasing by 3.2 per cent annually, which projects to 216 in 2022, and may hit 400 million by 2050. This will make Nigeria the world's most populated nation. A UNFPA Deputy Country Representative, Erika…
12 Jul 2019
Tick tock and we are 8 billion humans walking the earth with limited resources. Every year approximately 83 million people are being added to the world’s population.
11 Jul 2017
To mark the World Population Day (WPD) today, July 11, 56 Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have called on federal government to ensure funds for family planning are secured and released on time to improve the health of Nigerian women.
9 Jul 2017
As the world prepares to mark this year’s World Population Day on Tuesday, July 11, Nigeria’s alarming population explosion in the midst of rising poverty, absence of basic amenities, and very poor per capita income are coming up strong as major concerns.
12 Jul 2016
Stakeholders have vowed to continue to promote the Nigerian girl-child to attain her full potentials in the development of the country.


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Gospel artist, Mercy Chinwo, has filed a suit against hip-hop artist Obidiz for defamation of character and unauthorized use of name and image. Mercy Chinwo filed a case against Obidiz following his latest single release titled Mercy Chinwo. The artist in the song cited an example of a wayward, club girl, and mentioned Mercy Chinwo…
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Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, his Deputy, Obafemi Hamzat, the Speaker of the state's House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa and other lawmakers-elect on Thursday received their Certificates of Return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Sanwo-Olu in his remarks, thanked the leadership of INEC for a job well done, hoping that in future…
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The Supreme Court in Abuja has dismissed an appeal filed by a former Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, seeking to disqualify Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The Apex Court on Thursday threw away the suit on the ground that it was statute-barred, having no life support it and legs to…
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Thursday, presented Certificates of Return (CoR) to the winners of the March 18 Governorship and State Assembly election in Gombe State.
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The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Lagos Information Chapel has announced that its annual Ramadan Lecture will be held on Wednesday, April 5, 2023. A member of the NUJ Lagos Information Chapel 2023 Ramadan Lecture Planning Committee, Bode Lawal, in a statement said the 17th edition is scheduled for the Adeyemi Bero Auditorium, Alausa, Ikeja.…