Again, Buhari Has Proved He Is for Nobody – He Is for Everybody – APGA Forum

[Vanguard] The National Coordinator APGA Media Worriors Forum, Evang Chinedu Obigwe, Thursday said that President Muhammadu Buhari has again proved that ‘he is for nobody and he is for everybody’, a rhetoric he first opined in 2015, during his swearing…

[Vanguard] The National Coordinator APGA Media Worriors Forum, Evang Chinedu Obigwe, Thursday said that President Muhammadu Buhari has again proved that 'he is for nobody and he is for everybody', a rhetoric he first opined in 2015, during his swearing in speech as the president of Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Greenwich University Organises International Youth Empowerment Development Forum

[Government of Mauritius] An International Youth Empowerment Development Forum (IYEDF), organised at the initiative of the Greenwich University Pakistan Mauritius Branch Campus, was held yesterday in Ebène. It aimed at developing the youth through various workshops and brainstorming sessions, and exposing students to the various economic and social issues recurrent around world as well as promoting awareness on these issues.

[Government of Mauritius] An International Youth Empowerment Development Forum (IYEDF), organised at the initiative of the Greenwich University Pakistan Mauritius Branch Campus, was held yesterday in Ebène. It aimed at developing the youth through various workshops and brainstorming sessions, and exposing students to the various economic and social issues recurrent around world as well as promoting awareness on these issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Govt Develops Plan to Reduce Threat of Boko Haram in Northeast

[Vanguard] The Federal Government of Nigeria has developed an action plan for Demobilization, Disassociation, Reintegration and Reconciliation (DDRR) aimed at reducing the threat of Boko Haram, achieving peace, and facilitating the provision of interna…

[Vanguard] The Federal Government of Nigeria has developed an action plan for Demobilization, Disassociation, Reintegration and Reconciliation (DDRR) aimed at reducing the threat of Boko Haram, achieving peace, and facilitating the provision of international support and assistance in the North East.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Benin Deploys 150 Troops to Fight Boko Haram

[Premium Times] The Republic of Benin has deployed 150 soldiers to the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), to fight Boko Haram insurgents in the Lake Chad region, an official has disclosed.

[Premium Times] The Republic of Benin has deployed 150 soldiers to the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), to fight Boko Haram insurgents in the Lake Chad region, an official has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Firm Underscores Importance of English, Mathematics in Learning

[Guardian] To help equip pupils with educational materials that will improve the teaching and learning of English Language and Mathematics, Cornerstone Insurance Plc., through its foundation has donated 2,000 copies of English Language and Mathematics …

[Guardian] To help equip pupils with educational materials that will improve the teaching and learning of English Language and Mathematics, Cornerstone Insurance Plc., through its foundation has donated 2,000 copies of English Language and Mathematics textbooks to 10 junior and senior secondary schools in Lagos, Rivers and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Infant Mortality Rate Falls – Unicef, Statistics Bureau

[Premium Times] The fifth Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) has highlighted a nationwide overall drop in infant mortality rate from 97 per 1000 live births recorded in 2011 to 70 per 1000 live births.

[Premium Times] The fifth Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) has highlighted a nationwide overall drop in infant mortality rate from 97 per 1000 live births recorded in 2011 to 70 per 1000 live births.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Strong SA Team Ready for Surfski Worlds

[News24Wire] The South Africa surfski team that has been selected for the ICF Ocean Racing World Championships is a strong one, aiming to dominate the medal positions in both the men’s and women’s showdowns in Hong Kong this weekend.

[News24Wire] The South Africa surfski team that has been selected for the ICF Ocean Racing World Championships is a strong one, aiming to dominate the medal positions in both the men's and women's showdowns in Hong Kong this weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Otodo-Gbame Evictees Storm Ambode’s Office, Demand Resettlement

[Guardian] Hundreds of residents of Otodo-Gbame community yesterday stormed the Lagos State Governor’s Office, Alausa, to once again protest against their forced eviction from their riverine community and other forms of injustice suffered.

[Guardian] Hundreds of residents of Otodo-Gbame community yesterday stormed the Lagos State Governor's Office, Alausa, to once again protest against their forced eviction from their riverine community and other forms of injustice suffered.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Why Health Sector is Critical in Economic Development Plan’

[Guardian] Following the presentation of the 2018 budget, the Minster of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, and the 36 states commissioners for health have said the health sector should be given due priority in the economic development plan.

[Guardian] Following the presentation of the 2018 budget, the Minster of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, and the 36 states commissioners for health have said the health sector should be given due priority in the economic development plan.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Car Drawing Contest Leans On Children’s Imagination for the Future of Car Travel

[Seychelles News Agency] A local company, Abhaye Valabhji, is holding the national version of the “Toyota Dream Car Art Contest”, a competition that brings together children across the world to share ideas about the future of the automobile through dra…

[Seychelles News Agency] A local company, Abhaye Valabhji, is holding the national version of the "Toyota Dream Car Art Contest", a competition that brings together children across the world to share ideas about the future of the automobile through drawings.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles