Why Health Workers May Prolong Strike Beyond Wednesday

[Guardian] Abuja -The planned suspension of industrial action embarked upon by the health and medical workers under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU), expected to be announced on Wednesday, may be under a fresh threat.

[Guardian] Abuja -The planned suspension of industrial action embarked upon by the health and medical workers under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU), expected to be announced on Wednesday, may be under a fresh threat.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What Nigerians Need Is Attitudinal Change, Not Restructuring, Says David Mark

[Guardian] Former Senate President, Dr. David Alechenu Bonaventure Mark, has walked through the various epochs of independent Nigeria. Disregarding the stabilizing roles he played and continues to play in Nigeria’s democratic dispensation, Senator Mark…

[Guardian] Former Senate President, Dr. David Alechenu Bonaventure Mark, has walked through the various epochs of independent Nigeria. Disregarding the stabilizing roles he played and continues to play in Nigeria's democratic dispensation, Senator Mark is a prominent member of the Nigeria military.

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Buhari Okays CBN’s Agric Initiative, Lists Achievements

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday, in his Independence Day broadcast, commended the premium initiative of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)- Anchor Borrowers programme (ABP).

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday, in his Independence Day broadcast, commended the premium initiative of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)- Anchor Borrowers programme (ABP).

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Powerful Forces in Nigeria Behind Pressure to Float Naira, Says CBN

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN) had to resist powerful forces that were determined to pillage and control the economy by insisting that the naira be floated.

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN) had to resist powerful forces that were determined to pillage and control the economy by insisting that the naira be floated.

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Falconets Whitewash Tanzania 6-0 to Qualify for Next Round

[Guardian] Nigeria’s Falconets whitewashed their Tanzanian counterparts 6-0 yesterday in Dar es Salaam to zoom to the next round of the 2018 FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup qualifiers.

[Guardian] Nigeria's Falconets whitewashed their Tanzanian counterparts 6-0 yesterday in Dar es Salaam to zoom to the next round of the 2018 FIFA U20 Women's World Cup qualifiers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

N’Delta Leaders – No Going Back On Deposition of Clark’s PANDEF

[This Day] Yenagoa -Niger Delta leaders comprising traditional rulers, renowned academics, the clergy and several others from various fields met at the weekend in Kolokuma/Opokuma local council in Bayelsa State, insisting that the authority earlier giv…

[This Day] Yenagoa -Niger Delta leaders comprising traditional rulers, renowned academics, the clergy and several others from various fields met at the weekend in Kolokuma/Opokuma local council in Bayelsa State, insisting that the authority earlier given to the Chief Edwin Clark's Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) to negotiate with the federal government had been withdrawn.

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Nigeria Still in Search of Economic Diversification

[This Day] As Nigeria marks its 57th Independence anniversary, a fundamental problem with the country, which continues to confront successive governments, is the failure to diversify the economy.

[This Day] As Nigeria marks its 57th Independence anniversary, a fundamental problem with the country, which continues to confront successive governments, is the failure to diversify the economy.

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