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Speaker, Akwa Ibom House of Assembly, Onofiok, others to speak at 2.0 Mindset Series event of USAID Civil Society Project in Uyo

The USAID Civil Society Project has announced that the Speaker, Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Right Honorable Luke Onofiok will be leading a team of seasoned panelists at the 6th edition of the innovative 2.0 Mindset Series in Akwa Ibom State. According to Jennifer Onyejekwe, Public Awareness and Communications …

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We need to re-establish the integrity of Nigeria – President Buhari ; Receives ICAO delegation

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja stressed the urgent need to ensure that the potentials of Nigeria are harnessed and used for the good of the country. Receiving the President of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), Dr Bernard O. Aliyu at the State House, Abuja, President Buhari declared: …

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NLNG opens $2m Oil and Gas Research Centre donated to University of Port Harcourt

Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG), on Friday, at the University of Port Harcourt commissioned $2 million NLNG Centre for Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Engineering donated to the institution as part of the company’s $12 million University Support Programme. According to a statement by Kudo Eresia-Eke, General Manager, External Relations of the …

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Nigeria’s Finance Minister advocates inclusive growth at G20 Seminar in Paris

Nigeria’s Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun called for sustainable and inclusive growth for Africa at a high level G20 Finance Ministers seminar held in Paris Thursday night. The Finance Ministers met to discuss current challenges to the international financial architecture and ways of combating macroeconomic volatility. The high-level seminar also assessed …

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U.S to invest over $600m in Nigeria in 2016, return billions of dollars of looted funds – Kerry; I’ll critically review budget passed by NASS before assenting – Buhari

United States Secretary of State, John Kerry has ssured that his country will invest more than $600 million in Nigeria this year. He disclosed this during the opening session of the U.S.A – Nigeria Bi-National Commission meeting. The delegation from Nigeria was headed by Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyema, flanked …

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Nigerian Air Force, Innoson formally sign MoU for fighter jets’ spare parts production + CNN story on Innoson

Nigerian Air Force (NAF), Wednesday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with an indigenous vehicle manufacturing firm, the Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Company, for research and production of spare parts for its fighter jets. According to NAF, the agreement is geared towards ensuring that aerial battles against the Islamic fundamentalists were …

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Fiston Mwanza Mujila Announced Winner of the 2015 Etisalat Prize for Literature

Mujila is the first Francophone writer to win the prestigious Etisalat Prize, the first ever pan-African prize that celebrates debut fiction books by African authors Poet and novelist Fiston Mwanza Mujila was on Saturday, 19th March 2016 announced as the winner of the 2015 Etisalat Prize for Literature (http://Prize.Etisalat.com.ng) for …

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