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SPDC celebrates top-performing students, inducts them into mentorship programme

  Beneficiaries of The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) Joint Venture undergraduate scholarship who have consistently earned excellent grades have been inducted into a new mentorship programme aimed at grooming them for entry into the oil and gas industry and motivating them to maintain their top academic performance. ‘Our Shell …

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Merck announces 2016 winners and calls for applications for the 2017 Hypertension Award to mark “World Hypertension Day”

Merck aims to build hypertension experts platform across the globe through call for 2017 Hypertension Award applications to mark World Hypertension Day  Merck (www.MerckGroup.com), a leading science and technology company in healthcare, life science and performance materials, marks Wednesday’s World Hypertension Day with the announcement of the 2016 ‘Merck Hypertension …

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Ambode tasks academic community on quality research to drive growth …Gov’s investment on security paying off, says UNILAG VC

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday called on the academic community to come up with quality research work that would create a platform for good governance and set the country on the path of economic growth and development. Governor Ambode, who spoke at Lagos House in Ikeja when …

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Saraki calls for urgent National Dialogue to fix education sector …As Queens College Old Girls’ petition Senate

  Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has called for an urgent roundtable discussion involving all stakeholders, the government and international development agencies on how to halt the dwindling fortunes of education in the country. Saraki spoke when the Advocacy Group of the  Queens Collage Old Girls’ Association led by …

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Adebola Williams tours Britain, America with nation-building message… speaks at Oxford, Columbia, Harvard and Yale

  Co-founder of media group, RED and chief executive officer of its companies Red Media Africa and StateCraft Inc., Adebola Williams this week rounds up a whirlwind international tour, where he has taken an urgent message of ‘The business of nation-building’, sharing specifically the lessons learnt from the work of …

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Speaker Dogara urges Northern leaders to invest in education, healthcare ..says tackling illiteracy panacea for progress

 Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has harped on the need to deal with illiteracy for Nigeria to achieve progress. Dogara made the call while commissioning  blocks of Class rooms, named after him in Duka Wuya Special Primary school, Gwale Local Government Area, Kano State. While commending …

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