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Benson Alfred Bana, Tanzania envoy to Nigeria, called for stronger trade cooperation and diplomatic relations between the two cocountries Dr Benson Alfred Bana, High Commissioner of Tanzania in Nigeria, on Thursday called for stronger trade cooperation and diplomatic relations between Nigeria and his country. Bana, who is also Head of Mission of Tanzania to Nigeria, […]Continue Reading
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Former Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Wale Babalakin has given reasons for his resignation as the chairman of the Council of the University. In a letrter addressed to the Minister of Education on Thursday, the Seniro Advocate of Nigeria said recent events have made his position untenable. While thanking the President for the opportunity to serve, […]Continue Reading
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 Members of Agbidiama Community Youth Council, host of Opukushi, Tunu and Clough Creek Flow-stations in Ekeremnewsmen Local Government Area in Bayelsa have disrupted activities at Opukushi flow-station in Bayelsa.. Torke Ekpetun, Youth President of the aggrieved Ekeremor community youths said shortly after the action  on Thursday that the youths were yearning for dialogue Continue Reading
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The Northeast Governors’ Forum has appointed Senator Muhammad Abba Aji as executive secretary in charge of coordinating the forum’s affairs and head of secretariat for an initial period of years. Borno Governor who is chairman of the forum, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum conveyed the appointment in a letter he signed, which was dated September 15, […]Continue Reading
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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has recorded an increased trading surplus of ₦20.36billion in July 2020 compared to the ₦2.12billion surplus in June 2020 in its operations.  Dr. Kennie Obateru, Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division of the corporation, in a release in Abuja, explained that details of the figures captured in the […]Continue Reading
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By Robert Gregory, Huidan Lin, and Martin Mühleisen In the face of unprecedented uncertainty and the severe economic impact triggered by COVID-19, the Fund continues to adapt its lending. At the same time, it aims to ensure realistic targets, uphold the credibility of programs, and foster national ownership. To date, the Fund has provided financial Continue Reading
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Former Central Bank Governor, Lamido Sanusi has stated his belief that educating the girl-child is crucial to Nigeria’s socio-economic development. Mr Lamido Sanusi who stated this during the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) challenge for local community teachers in the country, explained that the project will provide opportunities to improve access to Continue Reading