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Bayelsa Deputy Gov, Monarchs, Ex-internationals for Dickson’s Unity Cup Finals

Emmanuel Addeh in Yenagoa The Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Rear Admiral John Jonah (rtd) will today (Friday) lead other notable personalities to the finals of the Governor Dickson Unity Cup, christened ‘the Ogbia Challenge’. Others billed to attend the event are the Obanobhan of Ogbia, His Royal Majesty Charles Owaba; King of Opume Kingdom, […]
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OVH Marks Int’l Women’s Day at Learning Series

Yinka Olatunbosun In commemorating the International Women’s Day, a leading energy company, OVH Energy made the global theme of ‘Press for Progress’ its central focus during the monthly learning and development series that took place at its headquarters in Marine Beach, Apapa, recently. The monthly series was designed for staff for the purpose of knowledge […]
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NGO Campaigns against Improper E-waste Management in Nigeria

Chiemelie Ezeobi E-waste Relief Foundation (ERF), Nigeria’s first Non-Governmental Organisation focused on tackling the electronic-waste (e-waste) crisis, has set out to create enlightenment on the dangers of improper e-waste management. The ERF made this discloure during its recently held inaugural meeting of its board of trustees at Sheraton Lagos Hotel, Ikeja, adding that its focus [… ...
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French Embassy Partners LASG, UNILAG to Tackle Gender Inequality

Peace Obi In the spirit of collective action in the campaign against gender inequality, the Afe Babalola Hall, University of Lagos on Thursday March 8, 2018, saw the convergence of diplomats, government officials, academics, Nollywood, students, men and women from all walks of life in commemoration of this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD). The panelists […]
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STEM METS Advocates Alternative Learning

Yinka Olatunbosun A technologically driven social enterprise, STEM METS, is on an advocacy course to improve the knowledge economy in Nigeria with the introduction of alternative learning methods in schools. STEM, which derives its name from Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, was established in 2014 with over 4,000 students reached in 12 schools. It is […]
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I’m Impressed With the Quality of Work at British/Canadian School, Says Ayade

Cross River State governor, Prof. Ben Ayade says he is impressed with the quality of work ongoing at the site of the British/Canadian International School in Obudu Local Government Area of the state. Ayade, who said this at Kakum in Obudu shortly after inspecting the site, maintained that the idea of modelling a school of […]
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Ighalo: Eagles can upset Poland

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VP Inspects KAZTEC Fabrication Yard, Optimistic about Job Creation

Lawal Kehinde Vice-President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has expressed optimism that more jobs would be created through production of local contents in the engineering and construction industry. Osinbanjo who made this known , recently during his inspection tour of Kaztec Engineering Limited projects in Snake Island, Lagos, expressed delight about the engineering facilities being developed in [… ...
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N’Delta Youths: Leadership Failure to Blame for Region’s Woes

Emmanuel Addeh in Yenagoa Niger Delta youths from the nine oil-producing states have blamed what they described as ‘perennial leadership failure’ for the region’s underdevelopment, despite the huge monies appropriated and expended by the federal and state governments as well as interventionist agencies. The youths spoke during a meeting comprising Itsekiri, Urhobo and Ijaw youth [… ...
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Politics: Mueller just scored a massive win in the Russia investigation

The biggest roadblock between the special counsel Robert Mueller and President Donald Trump has been taken out of the picture.
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Succour for Eye Patients

Favour Kindness and Grace Foundation, recently came to the rescue of 220 patients that were brought from Osun State for eye-related problems to Eye Foundation Hospital, Ijebu-Mushin, Ogun State, where they were treated free of charge, courtesy of the foundation. Femi Ogbonnikan was at the hospital, reports Jolted by the poor financial status of the […]
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MART Oil Resources Launches New Brand Identity

Rebecca Ejifoma‬ ‪After months of planning and strategic decisions, a new and befitting brand identity was created and launched for Mart Umusadege Resources Nigeria Limited (MURNL). ‬ ‬‬ ‪The change of brand identity and logo was necessary following its 100 per cent acquisition by Midwestern Oil and Gas, the parent company of the erstwhile tripartite […]
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Air Peace Success Key for Nigerian Airlines to Take Over West African Travel Market

Since it started operations more than three years ago, Air Peace has recorded surprising success to become the airline with the highest number of aircraft in West Africa. Now, it is poised to lead other Nigerian operators to take over the travel market of the sub-region, writes Chinedu Eze Since the past 20 years Nigerian […]
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Lessons from Abdullahi Adamu’s Doublespeak

When George Orwell’s book entitled ‘Nineteen Eighty-Four’ came into publication in 1949, little did he realise that the euphemism “doublespeak”; as propounded in his book, was particularly created to describe the temporised and acrobatic nature of Nigerian Politicians. Sunday Ehigiator writes Senator Abdullahi Adamu; elected under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party in the […]
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IITA, Harvestfield to produce, distribute Aflasafe

Feyisayo Popoola The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, developers of Aflasafe, has signed a Technology Transfer and Licensing Agreement with Harvestfield Industries Limited, Nigeria to manufacture and distribute Aflasafe in Nigeria. The product, Aflasafe, customised for Nigerian market, was manufactured to protect maize and groundnuts from deadly aflatoxin. The IITA said in a statement ...
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