Pension Fund Key to Govt PPP Plan – ICRC Boss

[This Day] The acting Director-General of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), Chidi Izuwah, has said that private capital funds as well as the pension fund are key drivers to federal government’s Public Private Partnership (PPP)…

[This Day] The acting Director-General of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), Chidi Izuwah, has said that private capital funds as well as the pension fund are key drivers to federal government's Public Private Partnership (PPP) plan.

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Imo Commends Nimasa’s Regional Search and Rescue Coordination

[This Day] The Secretary General of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Mr. Kitack Lim has commended the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) for its regional search and rescue coordination efforts.

[This Day] The Secretary General of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Mr. Kitack Lim has commended the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) for its regional search and rescue coordination efforts.

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Senate – We’ve Been Vindicated On Our Position On Maina, Babachir Damilola

[This Day] The Senate on Tuesday said it has been vindicated by the actions of President Muhammadu Buhari over the scandals involving the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Babachir Lawal, and the fugitive former Chairman o…

[This Day] The Senate on Tuesday said it has been vindicated by the actions of President Muhammadu Buhari over the scandals involving the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Babachir Lawal, and the fugitive former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina.

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North West Tourism On Training for Tourist Guides

[Govt of SA] In its endeavour to create a conducive environment for youth entrepreneurship and create methods which will enhance the fight against unemployment within the tourism sector in villages, townships and small dorpies, the National Department …

[Govt of SA] In its endeavour to create a conducive environment for youth entrepreneurship and create methods which will enhance the fight against unemployment within the tourism sector in villages, townships and small dorpies, the National Department of Tourism and the North West Provincial Department of Tourism will for the next three months give ten young people an opportunity to become qualified and registered tourist guides.

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Rising Drug Abuse

[This Day] Everyday, over a 500,000 bottles of codeine are consumed by young Nigerians across the country, same with the intake of tramadol, rohypnol, marijuana, and other opioids, an alarming trend that has subtly eaten deeply into the Nigerian fabric…

[This Day] Everyday, over a 500,000 bottles of codeine are consumed by young Nigerians across the country, same with the intake of tramadol, rohypnol, marijuana, and other opioids, an alarming trend that has subtly eaten deeply into the Nigerian fabric with children of all classes having a field day abusing these drugs. But parents, stakeholders and the society continue to live in self-denial as a time bomb waits to explode.

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Dlamini Says ‘Patriarchy’ Is the Reason MPs Don’t Buy Her Sassa Story

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says “patriarchy” is the reason MPs don’t believe her side of the story in the deadlock to sign a deal with the South African Post Office (SAPO).

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says "patriarchy" is the reason MPs don't believe her side of the story in the deadlock to sign a deal with the South African Post Office (SAPO).

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Totalmedia Partners Global Media Mogul

[The Herald] TotalMedia has partnered with one of the leading global media groups, Universal McCann (UM), an agency under Inter Public Group Media brands (IPG MB). In a statement, TotalMedia said it took the initiative as a way of redefining itself wit…

[The Herald] TotalMedia has partnered with one of the leading global media groups, Universal McCann (UM), an agency under Inter Public Group Media brands (IPG MB). In a statement, TotalMedia said it took the initiative as a way of redefining itself within the global perspective by partnering with one of the world's most successful media agencies which rank amongst the top global agencies with operations in over 120 countries. Its clients include some of the world's most famous brands. Being the media power behind succe

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Zuma Will Establish Inquiry Into State Capture If Instructed By the Court

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has placed on “record” that he will establish a commission of inquiry into state capture within a month if ordered by a court.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has placed on "record" that he will establish a commission of inquiry into state capture within a month if ordered by a court.

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Court Conducts Inspection At Home of Rameez Patel’s Parents

[News24Wire] Double murder-accused businessman Rameez Patel on Tuesday returned to his parents’ home in Nirvana, where his mother was shot dead in September, as part of an inspection-in-loco by the Polokwane Magistrate’s Court.

[News24Wire] Double murder-accused businessman Rameez Patel on Tuesday returned to his parents' home in Nirvana, where his mother was shot dead in September, as part of an inspection-in-loco by the Polokwane Magistrate's Court.

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Nigeria Fines 23 Radio, TV Stations for Hate Speech, Vulgar Lyrics, Unverifiable Claims

[Premium Times] Twenty three radio and television stations across Nigeria have been fined for various breaches of broadcasting rules set by the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC.

[Premium Times] Twenty three radio and television stations across Nigeria have been fined for various breaches of broadcasting rules set by the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC.

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