Nigeria: ROLAC, FOICN Train Anambra, Adamawa Permanent Secretaries On FOI

Nigeria: ROLAC, FOICN Train Anambra, Adamawa Permanent Secretaries On FOI   By Destiny Ugorji No fewer than forty Permanent Secretaries and Directors in Anambra and Adamawa states respectively, have been…

Nigeria Police Arrests 3 Suspected Kidnappers Of Channels TV Reporter Friday Okeregbe

Nigeria Police Arrests 3 Suspected Kidnappers Of Channels TV Reporter Friday Okeregbe   By Iliya Kure Nigeria Police on Sunday says it has arrested “three notorious persons” involved in the kidnap of…

Nigeria: Victims Of Kajuru Attacks Receive Relief Materials From Christian Body

Nigeria: Victims Of Kajuru Attacks Receive Relief Materials From Christian Body   By Iliya Kure Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Tuesday presented relief items to over 7,000 victims of various…

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Selby Bridge Repairs To Severely Affect Traffic In Johannesburg

Selby Bridge Repairs To Severely Affect Traffic In Johannesburg

  Johannesburg motorists will have to choose alternative routes as the M2 motorway between Crown Interchange and Maritzburg Street will be totally closed to allow for bridge rehabilitation. On Monday, the City of Johannesburg announced that the rehabilitation of Selby bridge will come into effect…

Rivers Niger, Benue Goldmine For Nigeria To Develop – Consortium

Rivers Niger, Benue Goldmine For Nigeria To Develop – Consortium

  By Joseph Edegbo: A consortium of development professionals YG-CONSULT wants Nigeria to accord the deserved attention to the development of a goldmine naturally bestowed on the nation by Rivers Niger and Benue. Addressing a World News Conference in Abuja on Sunday, the Coordinator of…

Nigeria: FCTA Partners Indian group To Build World Class University of Technology

Nigeria: FCTA Partners Indian group To Build World Class University of Technology   By Peter Usman: The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA is set to partner with…

SDGs Implementation: Kaduna Stands Tall At UN Gen Assembly …remains a Pace-setter

SDGs Implementation: Kaduna Stands Tall At UN Gen Assembly …remains a Pace-setter   By Joseph Edegbo: Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, North West Nigeria has said…

SDGs: Nile University Hosts Training Program for 70 Students.

SDGs: Nile University Hosts Training Program for 70 Students.   Seyifunmi Adebote: Educational institutions in Nigeria are well positioned to communicate the United Nations’…

Nigeria: Kaduna Awards #5.8billion Contracts in Kagarko

Nigeria: Kaduna Awards #5.8billion Contracts in Kagarko     By Juliana Katung: Contracts worth about #5.8billion are said to have been awarded…

Girls Education In Nigeria, Beyond Getting Girls Into Schools – Says UNICEF

Girls Education In Nigeria, Beyond Getting Girls Into Schools – Says UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), on Tuesday said, Girls education in Nigeria goes beyond getting girls into schools. Rather, it entails ensuring that girls learn and feel safe while in school and also complete all levels of education with the skills to effectively compete…

Musician Drake Buys $400,000 Diamond Encrusted iPhone Case

Musician Drake Buys $400,000 Diamond Encrusted iPhone Case

  By Justina Auta (NAN) Canadian rapper, Aubrey Graham, popularly called Drake, has reportedly bought an iPhone cover case made of 18-karat white gold, dotted with blue and white diamonds worth $400,000. The case is covered with tiny diamonds and features an OVO owl logo…

Earth Day: Tree Planting Now Prerequisite For Issuance Of C of O In Kaduna, Northern Nigeria

Earth Day: Tree Planting Now Prerequisite For Issuance Of C of O In Kaduna, Northern Nigeria

  By Joy Gadani: For environmental protection, it is now mandatory for any one or corporate body applying for Certificate of Occupancy in Kaduna State, to among other demands, plant trees in the area, before the issuance of the document. This is part of the…

Kenya: Clean Energy Accelerator Program Kicks Off In Nairobi

Kenya: Clean Energy Accelerator Program Kicks Off In Nairobi

  The accelerator which commences from April to July 2019, aims to give the winners the tools to make their innovation ready for market and financing. During the program, start-ups will focus on developing their social business model and bringing their innovation to market by…