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By Ulrike Krause Humanitarian and political actors are currently paying significant attention to the roles of ‘the private sector’. In light of difficulties such as limited funding, insufficient aid and the restrictive conditions often faced by refugees in host countries, global policies as well as discussion forums ascribe much potential for improvement to the private Continue Reading
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Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Prince Clem Ikanade Agba, has canvassed for more patronage of the services of Galaxy Backbone by Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of Government as well as the other arms of the Federal Government. Galaxy Backbone Plc is an information and communications technology services provider, wholly owned by […]Continue Reading
European Union (EU) and British Council have inaugurated an advisorycommittee on conflict management, reconciliation and stability inBorno. The managing conflict in Nigerian (MCN) programme; is to supportconflict resolutions at state and community levels; in Boko Haraminsurgency affected states of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe. The four-year programme is funded by EU and Continue Reading
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Stakeholders on environmentalprotection have called on the Federal Government of Nigeria and otherStates to aggressively deploy information, satellite, molecular, droneand other relevant technologies to promote transparency in the forestrysector and prevent the alarming illicit trading in Nigeria’s endangeredplant species, particularly Rosewood. In a statement signed by Continue Reading
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Suspected Boko Haram terrorist have continued to hunt for military,police and government personnel, as commuters were ambushed alongDamaturu/Gashua road. The Friday personnel hunt; was executed by mounting a road block atKaliyari village near Lantewa in Yobe state; with rickety Army patrolvehicle, allegedly snatched in previous attacksLantewa is 75 kilometres east of Continue Reading
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The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has begun the process of rigorous overhauling of the National Social Investment Programmes (NSIPs) to ensure maximum transparency, greater efficiency and more prudent application of resources. The process of overhauling the programmes will involve observing and enforcing due diligence in the Continue Reading