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25 Mar 2019
Ganduje has thanked the people of the state for re-electing him for a second term. NAN reports that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday declared Ganduje, winner of the Kano State governorship supplementary election held Saturday. In the supplementary election held in 28 out of the 44 local government areas in the state,…
20 Dec 2018
The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Lagos Province 44, has reiterated its readiness to continue adding value to the youths through its numerous Christian social responsibility initiatives.   It also restated its desire to make the youths rediscover themselves and be useful to the society through skills development, thereby contributing to government efforts to tackle…
19 Aug 2018
Eruwa, Oyo State, a few weeks ago, was lighted up in festivity, as songs, drama and cultural signification took over the rustic village that hosts The Polytechnic, Ibadan, satellite campus. The event was Dele Lawore Development Foundation. Aimed at empowering indigent youths in cash and kind, among others to further their education, Dele Lawore, the…
28 Jul 2018
The Deeper Christian Life Ministry has stepped up its empowerment programme as the first batch of 350 youth benefitted from the Ministry’s Skill Acquisition Programme (SAP). The alarming increase in the nation’s population coupled with the rate at which graduates are being churned out of universities and tertiary institutions every year without ready employment would…
30 Jun 2018
Chairman of First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Ibukun Awosika, has stressed the need for government to empower youths in the country, stating that any nation that is not consciously investing in its next generation is not a serious country. She gave this charge at the inaugural festival to celebrate the 55th birthday of the Minister…
2 Jan 2018
The Bishop of Catholic Diocese of Ondo, Bishop Jude Arogundade, has described the policies of government at alleviating poverty and empowering the youths as a means of reducing unemployment as misplaced priorities. Arogundade, who said this recently during the First Edition of Youth Empowerment Ceremony of Mary Queens of Angels’ Catholic Church, Akure, stressed that…
12 Sep 2016
The Chief Executive Officer of Heritage Bank, Ifie Sekibo, who was represented by the General Manager, South Bank, Davidson Regha, said that the drive to continue in the support of youths was to create, preserve and transfer wealth across generations.


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The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) says investigation into the mangled body found on Runway 18R at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, will prevent a recurrence.
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The Bank of Industry (BoI) says it recorded a 75 per cent increase in Profit Before Tax to N61.15 billion in the 2021 financial period.
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A former Governor old Cross River State Donald Etiebet Friday night told Nigeria's transportation minister and a presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, that delegates from Akwa Ibom State will vote for him at the party's national convention where APC will nominate its presidential candidate. Etiebet, who spoke on behalf…
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An All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential aspirant, Rotimi Amaechi, has assured that he would run an all-inclusive government if he clinches his party’s ticket and wins in the general election. Amaechi, a former Minister of Transportation, in a statement on Friday, said if elected President, everyone would be a stakeholder and contribute to nation-building. He…
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has released a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Patricia Etteh, on administrative bail. Etteh was released on Friday after fulfilling bail conditions offered to her by investigators working on her case. According to the EFCC, the former speaker is to report periodically to assist in investigations.…