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NSITF boss, Olejeme bags Award in Atlanta Georgia

Chairman of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), Dr. Ngozi Olejeme, has bagged the Accolade Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding qualities, innovation, demonstration of excellence and immense humanitarian service. The ceremony is slated for August 21 and 23, 2015 at Sheraton Atlanta Hotel, Atlanta Georgia in the United …

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GEN Summit elects Bale as President

The GEN Board meeting in Barcelona, Wednesday, has elected Peter Bale as the new President of GEN. Peter Bale is the Chief Executive Officer at the Center for Public Integrity, the global non-profit investigative journalism organisation based in Washington, DC. He joined the Center after three years at CNN International …

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We need bail out, APC Governors beg Buhari

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors Forum has called on the Federal government for a bail out for states unable to pay workers’ salaries. Briefing journalists in Abuja, Tuesday after a meeting that lasted for over five hours, Chairman of the Governors Forum and Imo State governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, …

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Saraki assures on people-oriented Senate

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, Tuesday, assured Nigerians that the 8th Senate will be people-centred Senate where interest and welfare of the average Nigerian will be paramount. Speaking while addressing members of Civil Society Groups, who paid him a courtesy visit in his office in Abuja, Senator Saraki stressed …

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We will exploit ICT to improve education in Rivers – Wike assures

Governor Nyesom Wike has announced plans by his administration to overhaul the educational system in Rivers State through effective Information and Communication Technology (ICT) development. He made the plans public, Tuesday, while declaring open the 30th Conference of Association of Vice Chancellors of (Nigerian Universities (AVCNU) held at the State …

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IGP Arase lambastes Zone 6 Police Command; Suspends leave for officers

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Solomon Arase NPM, has expressed displeasure over continued reports of increasing trends of kidnapping and violent crimes in Zone Six (6) Police Command, despite several directives on anti-crime activities. In a statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters, Abuja, CP Emmanuel Ojukwu, Monday, …

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