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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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Fayemi mourns Senator Adeleke’s death

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has commiserated with the family of the first executive governor of Osun State, Senator isiaka Adeleke on the passing of the colourful politician, on Sunday. Senator Adeleke, until his death was the All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator  representing Osun West …

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Africa moves against dumping of nuclear, toxic waste at sea ….AAMA 2017 delegates agree on collective fight against piracy, sea robbery ….Buhari promises to strengthen defense to safeguard maritime business.

In a concerted effort to ensure that African Oceans are not overexploited and also not seen as a dumping ground for dangerous materials, participating countries at the just concluded Conference of the Association of Heads of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA) have agreed on the need for Population, assets and critical …

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Additional 350 Sokoto women, youths get empowerment training

Over 350 women and youths have graduated from the skills acquisition programme organised by Sokoto state government under its citizens’ empowerment initiative.  The programme, coordinated by the state ministry of women and children affairs, followed the recent graduation of 2000 women from another empowerment initiative meant to enhance job creation …

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LASG partners N-Power to alleviate poverty

Lagos State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation (WAPA), Mrs. Lola Akande, has reiterated the State Government’s total commitment to embark on multi-faceted intervention programmes  that will alleviate the sufferings  of unemployed people in the state, particularly youths and women, in its bid to support Federal Government’s efforts to …

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Fayemi mourns Dipo Famakinwa’s death

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has commiserated with the family of Mr Dipo Famakinwa, the Director General, Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN), who passed on Friday. Dr Fayemi in a condolence message signed by his Special Assistant on Media, Mr Yinka Oyebode, described Famakinwa’s …

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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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President Buhari congratulates NIMASA DG on election as Chairman of AAMA; Attends Friday prayer with Monguno, Daura, Magu

  President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, on his election as the new Chairman of the Association of African Maritime Administrators (AAMA) at the end of the Third Annual Conference of the continental organization in Abuja …

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