Coca-Cola to Launch ‘Safe Birth Initiative’ for Ivory Coast and Nigeria

[This Day] In line with its long-standing commitment to Women and the Well Being of Communities, Coca-Cola will support the Ministry of Health to reduce the high maternal and newborn mortalities in Ivory Coast and Nigeria.

[This Day] In line with its long-standing commitment to Women and the Well Being of Communities, Coca-Cola will support the Ministry of Health to reduce the high maternal and newborn mortalities in Ivory Coast and Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Govt Invests Over U.S.$60 Billion in ICT in 15 Years – Minister

[Premium Times] The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, on Thursday said Nigeria had invested over 60 billion dollars in the ICT sector since 2001 when digital mobile services were launched.

[Premium Times] The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, on Thursday said Nigeria had invested over 60 billion dollars in the ICT sector since 2001 when digital mobile services were launched.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Akwa Ibom ‘World Class’ Hospital Shut Down

[Premium Times] The Ibom Specialist Hospital in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has been shut down, just two years after it was built and commissioned by the administration of former governor Godswill Akpabio.

[Premium Times] The Ibom Specialist Hospital in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has been shut down, just two years after it was built and commissioned by the administration of former governor Godswill Akpabio.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

52,311 Borno Children Orphaned By Boko Haram Insurgency – Shettima

[Premium Times] Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State said on Thursday that 52, 311 children in the state were orphaned by Boko Haram insurgency in the Northeast zone of Nigeria.

[Premium Times] Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State said on Thursday that 52, 311 children in the state were orphaned by Boko Haram insurgency in the Northeast zone of Nigeria.

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Court Orders Army to Pay N85 Million for Killing Unarmed Civilian

[Premium Times] The Federal High Court, Lagos Division, has awarded N85.5 million as damages against the Nigerian Army for the assault and killing of one Olajide Enilari, a flour merchant.

[Premium Times] The Federal High Court, Lagos Division, has awarded N85.5 million as damages against the Nigerian Army for the assault and killing of one Olajide Enilari, a flour merchant.

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World Teachers’ Day – Take Teachers’ Welfare Serious, Mssn Urges Nigerian Govt

[Premium Times] The Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria, MSSN, Lagos State Area Unit, has called on the federal government to institute a gratifying teacher-specific allowance, GTSA, to appreciate the contributions rendered by teachers nationwide.

[Premium Times] The Muslim Students' Society of Nigeria, MSSN, Lagos State Area Unit, has called on the federal government to institute a gratifying teacher-specific allowance, GTSA, to appreciate the contributions rendered by teachers nationwide.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Govt Moves to Wind Down Finance Institution

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has begun plans to shut down the National Economic Reconstruction Fund (NERFUND) over non-performance and non-performing loans of over N17.5 billion.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has begun plans to shut down the National Economic Reconstruction Fund (NERFUND) over non-performance and non-performing loans of over N17.5 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria