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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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Romania and Poland hope Sweden and Finland will be able to join NATO despite Turkey's reluctance, the country's foreign ministers said Friday during a visit to Ankara.
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The African Guarantee Fund for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (AGF) has launched a training and mentorship programme for 80 youth-led start-ups and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in Nigeria.
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Soldiers patrolling eastern Democratic Republic of Congo have discovered 17 decomposing bodies by a riverside, some of which were decapitated, local sources said on Friday.
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Oyinlomo Quadri, one of Nigeria’s top female tennis players, says she has lost both the passion and motivation to play in tennis tournaments organised in the country.
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Liverpool's preparations for the Champions League final were boosted by the news that midfielders Thiago Alcantara and Fabinho will be fit to face Real Madrid after injury scares. final were boosted by the news that midfielders Thiago Alcantara and Fabinho will be fit to face Real Madrid after injury scares.