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Nigeria: Growing Population Can Be An Asset If … Confab

Nigeria: Growing Population Can Be An Asset If … Confab

  By Joseph Edegbo: Participants at an annual conference on a theme ” Africa’s Rising Population: Media as a Tool for Harnessing Demographic Divident have said that population growth can be an asset if properly managed. The assertion is contained in a communique issued at the end of the 2018 Africa Media Development Foundation, Media […]

Nigeria 2019: APC Launch, Quakes Kaduna, as El-Rufai Rolls Out Score-Card

  By Joseph Edegbo: The 2019 APC electioneering Campaign has been launched in Kaduna under “a carefully prepared plans to go back to the people and secure another democratic mandate”, said El-rufai. To this end, Governor Nasir El-Rufai has given a marching order to members of the APC Campaign Council who serve as the coordinating […]

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DFID Rescues 1.24m Children From Severe Malnutrition in Northeast, Nigeria

  By Ahamd Umar: Department for International Development (DFID) in partnership with Children’s Fund says it has averted severe acute malnutrition (SAM) among 1.24 million children in Borno and Yobe states, North-east of the country. It attributed the situation to the nine-year insurgency in the Northeast which prevented farmers and herdsmen from crops and livestock […]

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Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory Admin Partners NTA, Others for Development

By Peter Usman: Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT Abuja, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has expressed readiness to partner with the Nigerian Television Authority, NTA Channel 5 Abuja, and other media organizations to keep residents and indeed, all Nigerians abreast of developments in the Territory. Bello described the media as an indispensable instrument of […]

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2019: Nigerians Sensitized Against Violence On Women

By Amos Tauna: Determined to ensure a peaceful conduct of the electoral process in the country, before, during and after the 2019 general elections, a one day media roundtable on ‘Stop Violence Against Women in Politics has been held in Kaduna, northern Nigeria. Executive Director, Stop Violence Against Women In Politics, Mrs Rebecca Sako John, […]

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Nigeria: Kaduna Businessman Gana, Loses Breach Of Fundamental Rights Case

A Kaduna High Court in Northwest Nigeria has struck out a case of alleged breach of fundamental rights brought before it by a business man, Alhaji Umaru Gana and  Environmental Engineering Construction Nig .Ltd. Gana and the Company were challenging their invitation by the Police following a case of criminal Breach of trust, cheating and […]

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Nigeria Elections 2019: Vote Individuals, Not Party – PRP

    By Joseph Edegbo: As the general elections in Nigeria draw closer, the Electorates have been advised to vote for individuals and not political parties which have no manifestos and ideologies. Kaduna State Secretary of the Peoples Redemption Party, PRP, Shuaibu Ali Yamusa gave the advice at a news conference in Kaduna while unveiling […]

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Nigeria: Conduct Of Credible Polls, Panacea To Violence – Says El-Rufai

  By Joseph Edegbo: Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has reminded the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to replicate its feat at the recent Ogun State Gubernatorial election in the conduct of 2019 general elections just as governorship candidates of all the political parties in the State on Wednesday agreed to a peace pact. […]

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