Rotary Awards Scholarship to 25 Indigent Undergraduates

[This Day] Rotarians put smiles on the faces of the poor at this year’s District Educational and Welfare Endowment Fund (DEWEF) scholarship awards. 25 indigent undergraduates, drawn from Lagos and Ogun states, smiled home with N100,000 worth of scholar…

[This Day] Rotarians put smiles on the faces of the poor at this year's District Educational and Welfare Endowment Fund (DEWEF) scholarship awards. 25 indigent undergraduates, drawn from Lagos and Ogun states, smiled home with N100,000 worth of scholarship that would run throughout their undergraduate programme, courtesy of Rotary, District 9110, Nigeria.

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Spreading the Dividends of Democracy

[This Day] The member representing Ogoja/Yala Federal Constituency, Mr. Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe, recently staged what has been generally described as the mother of all empowerment initiatives, Bassey Inyang writes

[This Day] The member representing Ogoja/Yala Federal Constituency, Mr. Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe, recently staged what has been generally described as the mother of all empowerment initiatives, Bassey Inyang writes

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Demystifying the Pay-TV Market

[This Day] The Pay-TV market was hitherto exclusive for the rich until in 2010 when a Chinese firm – StarTimes Group, indicated its interest to explore the Nigeria market and break the jinx. With its arrival in the market, the brand didn’t only bring e…

[This Day] The Pay-TV market was hitherto exclusive for the rich until in 2010 when a Chinese firm - StarTimes Group, indicated its interest to explore the Nigeria market and break the jinx. With its arrival in the market, the brand didn't only bring entertainment to viewers at affordable price; it also put competitions on their toes and gave rival brands a run for their money.

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Again, Melaye Fails to Get Bail, Court Fixes Ruling for May 16

[This Day] Lokoja -Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West senatorial district, who is currently standing trial for alleged gun running and conspiracy, yesterday failed to be granted bail by a High Court sitting in Lokoja as the court adjourned till…

[This Day] Lokoja -Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West senatorial district, who is currently standing trial for alleged gun running and conspiracy, yesterday failed to be granted bail by a High Court sitting in Lokoja as the court adjourned till May 16 for ruling.

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Lipton Yellow Label Gives Widows #reasontosmile

[This Day] Campaign for the Lipton’s ‘Reason To Smile’, an initiative by Unilever Plc.’s leading tea brand aimed at supporting 1,000 Nigerian widows with necessary care packs and seed fund to start a business, has just kicked off. Expected to be execut…

[This Day] Campaign for the Lipton's 'Reason To Smile', an initiative by Unilever Plc.'s leading tea brand aimed at supporting 1,000 Nigerian widows with necessary care packs and seed fund to start a business, has just kicked off. Expected to be executed in states across Nigeria, the Lipton 'Reasons to Smile' campaign is also giving all concerned Nigerians the opportunity to get involved with one Lipton pack at a time, give widows a reason to smile and lighten their burden.

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Neiti – FG, Others Shared N1.94 Trillion in First Quarter

[This Day] Lagos/Abuja -The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) disbursed N1.938 trillion in the first quarter of 2018 to the three tiers of government, a report from the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has shown.

[This Day] Lagos/Abuja -The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) disbursed N1.938 trillion in the first quarter of 2018 to the three tiers of government, a report from the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has shown.

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W’Bank Mission Seeks to Understand Power Sector Evolution in Nigeria

[This Day] Abuja -The World Bank Mission of 10 executive directors currently in Nigeria disclosed yesterday that part of its focus was to understand how the power sector is evolving in the country.

[This Day] Abuja -The World Bank Mission of 10 executive directors currently in Nigeria disclosed yesterday that part of its focus was to understand how the power sector is evolving in the country.

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