Nigerian Wins €50,000 Prince Of Wales Young Sustainability Entrepreneur Award

Nigerian Wins €50,000 Prince Of Wales Young Sustainability Entrepreneur Award

A Nigerian, Adepeju Jaiyeoba, has been awarded the 2018 Prince of Wales Young Sustainability Entrepreneur Award. Jaiyeoba, who runs a social enterprise that supplies birthing kits to health centres, was handed the award at a…

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‘US Officials’ Signalled Atiku To Come For Visa – Daniel

‘US Officials’ Signalled Atiku To Come For Visa – Daniel

Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has received “signals from American officials” to apply for visa and it would be granted, Gbenga Daniel, Director-General of the Atiku Presidential Campaign Orgsanisation (APCO),…

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APC Primaries: Oshiomhole Dismisses Plot To Remove Him

APC Primaries: Oshiomhole Dismisses Plot To Remove Him

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says he will not mortgage his conscience in order to keep his job. Mr Oshiomhole spoke to State House correspondents after having a closed door…

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Rival Youth Groups’ Clashes On Lagos Island Left 8 Dead

Rival Youth Groups’ Clashes On Lagos Island Left 8 Dead

Residents and traders in some parts of Lagos Island, Lagos, South West, Nigeria, are now living in fear as eight youths have reportedly died during a renewed bloody clashes between Onola and Okepopo boys at…

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Barber’s Daughter Emerges One-Day Lagos State Governor

Barber’s Daughter Emerges One-Day Lagos State Governor

Gloria Ajala, a student of Lafiaji Senior High School, has won the Lagos Spelling Bee competition. Gloria, who was also a representative of Lagos Island East LCDA in the competition became the Governor of Lagos…

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Tinubu Meets Buhari, Opposes Call For Oshiomhole’s Removal

Tinubu Meets Buhari, Opposes Call For Oshiomhole’s Removal

A national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has faulted the calls by some party chiefs including state governors for the removal of the party’s National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole. Tinubu…

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Google Executive Leaves Amid Sexual Harassment Tension

Google Executive Leaves Amid Sexual Harassment Tension

Google-parent, Alphabet, on Wednesday confirmed that an executive accused of sexual harassment left the company without an exit package as tension over its handling of such matters heightened. Word that Rich DeVaul, a director at…

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JAMB Conducts Professional Exam For 903 Foreign Graduates

JAMB Conducts Professional Exam For 903 Foreign Graduates

No fewer than 903 foreign medical and dental graduates wrote the recent professional examination conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). The Registrar, Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, Dr Tajudeen Sanusi, who…

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Investigate Death Certificates Before Payment, PenCom Tells PFAs

Investigate Death Certificates Before Payment, PenCom Tells PFAs

National Pension Commission (PenCom) on Wednesday directed the Pension Fund Administrators (PFAs) to investigate the death certificates presented by beneficiaries of the deceased before payment of death benefits. The Acting Director-General, PenCom, Mrs Aisha Dahir-Umar,…

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NHIS Boss, Yusuf Sues Health Minister, AGF

NHIS Boss, Yusuf Sues Health Minister, AGF

Executive Secretary, National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Prof. Usman Yusuf, has sued the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), and the NHIS over his suspension by the…

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