Local Govt Employees Union Chairman Assassinated in Bayelsa

[Premium Times] The Chairman of the Southern Ijaw branch of the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employee (NULGE), in Bayelsa State, Okaye Igali, has been assassinated.

[Premium Times] The Chairman of the Southern Ijaw branch of the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employee (NULGE), in Bayelsa State, Okaye Igali, has been assassinated.

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Tasila, Chawama MP & Disaster Management Visit Flood Hit Homes

Nkoloma Ward councillor, Chawama lawmaker Lawrence Sichalwe and officials from the disaster management unit today visited selected homes hit by floods in the constituency. Lusaka has experienced heavy rain in the last 72 hours leading to floods in various parts … Continued

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Nkoloma Ward councillor, Chawama lawmaker Lawrence Sichalwe and officials from the disaster management unit today visited selected homes hit by floods in the constituency. Lusaka has experienced heavy rain in the last 72 hours leading to floods in various parts of the city. The civic leader and her team were on hand to assess the extent of the damage the floods have caused in Lusaka “Over the weekend I have had the opportunity to spend time with the residents of Nkoloma Ward 1 in Chawama where some homes have been affected by the continuous rain we have received over the last few days. “The tour was conducted in conjunction with the Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU). The overall objective was to assess the impact on the ground and how we can best support the families requiring relief support,” she said. Tasila is proud that residents were resolute and already implementing a community-wide response. “I wish to thank the community and all our partners who continue to support our efforts,” said the President’s daughter. The post Tasila, Chawama MP & Disaster Management Visit Flood Hit Homes appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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‘Govt Should Employ Diplomacy, Not Law in Tackling Pollution ‘

[This Day] Abiodun Olaore is a renewable energy expert and the Country Director of Envirofit Nigeria, a subsidiary of U.S.-based Envirofit International that manufactures cooking stove. He Speaks with Omolabake Fasogbon on the challenges of pollution i…

[This Day] Abiodun Olaore is a renewable energy expert and the Country Director of Envirofit Nigeria, a subsidiary of U.S.-based Envirofit International that manufactures cooking stove. He Speaks with Omolabake Fasogbon on the challenges of pollution in Nigeria and how it can be tackled by securing the home front

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We’ll Stage a World-Class Access Bank Lagos City Marathon – Olopade

[Guardian] The journey for the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon to attain the prestigious IAAF gold label will begin this morning with a record attendance of 165,000 athletes battling for various prizes in both the 42km event and the 10km family race.

[Guardian] The journey for the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon to attain the prestigious IAAF gold label will begin this morning with a record attendance of 165,000 athletes battling for various prizes in both the 42km event and the 10km family race.

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Aregbesola Urges End to Medical Tourism, Says Herdsmen Killings Consequences of Leadership Failure

[Guardian] Ado-Ekiti -Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola has urged Nigerians to take advantage of the world-class medical facilities at the Afe Babalola University Teaching Hospital, Ado Ekiti, instead of traveling abroad for medical treatment.

[Guardian] Ado-Ekiti -Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola has urged Nigerians to take advantage of the world-class medical facilities at the Afe Babalola University Teaching Hospital, Ado Ekiti, instead of traveling abroad for medical treatment.

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Buhari Support Groups Open Offices in Warri, Yenagoa

[This Day] The National Committee of Buhari Support Groups (NCBSG) yesterday kicked off the second term bid for President Muhammadu Buhari with the commissioning of offices in Warri, Delta State and Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.

[This Day] The National Committee of Buhari Support Groups (NCBSG) yesterday kicked off the second term bid for President Muhammadu Buhari with the commissioning of offices in Warri, Delta State and Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.

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People-Oriented Governance?

[This Day] “Akwa Ibom State people oriented (people-oriented in proper context, by the way) governance… ” (DAILY Sun Front Page Bottom Strip, January 31) Touching lives in past 30 months: Would it have been lizards-oriented governance?

[This Day] "Akwa Ibom State people oriented (people-oriented in proper context, by the way) governance... " (DAILY Sun Front Page Bottom Strip, January 31) Touching lives in past 30 months: Would it have been lizards-oriented governance?

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