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The Director-General of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), Victoria Akai has said that the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) should support the creation of decent jobs, reduce inequality and promote sustainable inclusive development across the continent. Akai was speaking at the Luncheon organised by the Nigerian Private Sector Alliance (NIPSA) Women Continue Reading
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Borno State Police new Commissioner, Bello Makwashi, has confirmed thedeath of eight policemen and three Civilian JTF in Boko Haram convoyattack near Cross Kauwa in Kukawa Local Government Area. Cross Kauwa, is on shores of Lake Chad, 150 kilometres north ofMaiduguri, the state capital. READ ALSO: Boko Haram: Anxiety over General Olusegun Adeniyi,Commander of Operation Continue Reading
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The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF); has rescued 12 hostagesheld by suspected Boko Haram and Islamic State of West AfricanProvince (ISWAP) terrorists in Lake Chad region. Confirming the rescues on Saturday at N’djamena, Chad, the TaskforceSpokesman, Col. Mohammed Dole disclosed; that the captives wererescued in an ambush of terrorists in their various enclaves. READ Continue Reading
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The Federal Government has warned civil servants against participating in the planned nationwide strike called by the organised Labour. The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC), and its affiliate unions had called on workers to embark on an indefinite industrial action on Monday over the price of petrol and electricity tariff. READ ALSO: […]Continue Reading
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Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma has knocked those addressing him as Supreme Court Governor, describing them as ignorant people. The governor who was interviewed on Channels Television’s Hard Copy on Friday argued he was not the first to be favoured by a Supreme Court justice, adding that he emerged as governor of the state through legitimate means. […]Continue Reading
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Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has launched a N5 billion COVID-19 Recovery Support Fund in the state. The fund is to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on private schools in the nation’s commercial capital. READ ALSO:Sanwo-Olu Wants Stakeholders To Consider Monthly Rent Governor Sanwo-Olu disclosed this on Friday via his Twitter handle. “Today, […]Continue Reading
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The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, says the Federal Government would focus on autogas as an alternative to the Premium Motor Spirit (PMS). In a statement issued on Saturday by Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, the Vice President disclosed this during a virtual interactive session hosted by the Africa Report magazine on Thursday. READ MORE: Buhari […]Continue Reading
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By Sophia okiasi The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and federal Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Alhaji Sabo Nanono launched an innovative new activity that will leverage the power of entrepreneurship to improve agricultural outcomes in Nigeria. The new five year, $16.6 million innovative Feed the Future Nigeria Agricultural Extension and Continue Reading
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The Bayelsa State Chairman of Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade John Bipre Ndiomu and his Trade Union Comgress (TUC) counterpart, Comrade Julius Layeh, have directed civil servants to get prepared to join the nationwide strike beginning Monday, September 28.In a statement on Saturday, they declared the readiness of workers in the state to embark on […]Continue Reading