Kongnyuy – Rescued Chibok Girls Fear Stigmatisation

[This Day] The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is one of the key organisations assisting the Federal Government in the rehabilitation and reintegration of the released Chibok girls. The Deputy Representative of the UNFPA, Dr. Eugene Kongnyuy, in…

[This Day] The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is one of the key organisations assisting the Federal Government in the rehabilitation and reintegration of the released Chibok girls. The Deputy Representative of the UNFPA, Dr. Eugene Kongnyuy, in this interview with Senator Iroegbu, reeled out programmes lined up to rehabilitate the recently released 82 Chibok girls in a nine-month programme designed in collaboration with the Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development. He also made some insightful comment

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40 Years After, El-Rufai Commissions 150m Per Day Litres of Zaria Water Plant

[Leadership] Kaduna -Kaduna State governor,Mallam Nasir el-Rufai,has fulfilled his 2015 campaign promise by completing and commissioning the N24bn Zaria water treatment plant to end the 40 years sufferings of the residents.

[Leadership] Kaduna -Kaduna State governor,Mallam Nasir el-Rufai,has fulfilled his 2015 campaign promise by completing and commissioning the N24bn Zaria water treatment plant to end the 40 years sufferings of the residents.

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Nigeria, Other Nations Lose 50% of Jobs to Automation

[Leadership] World Bank President, Jim Yong’s recent assertion that automation will wipe out two-thirds of jobs in the developing countries is already manifesting, with about 50 per cent of jobs across various industries now taken over by robots.

[Leadership] World Bank President, Jim Yong's recent assertion that automation will wipe out two-thirds of jobs in the developing countries is already manifesting, with about 50 per cent of jobs across various industries now taken over by robots.

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Man Dies in Fight Over Stray Pig, Killer Fined U.S.$100 for Manslaughter

[New Zimbabwe] A GOKWE man who killed his neighbour with a log and an axe in an altercation over a stray pig was on Friday fined $100 after being convicted of manslaughter.

[New Zimbabwe] A GOKWE man who killed his neighbour with a log and an axe in an altercation over a stray pig was on Friday fined $100 after being convicted of manslaughter.

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Eulogies As Anenih Buries Wife

[Guardian] Former President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, led other eminent Nigerians to Uromi, country home of the former chairman, Board of Trustees of People Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Tony Anenih, for the burial of his late wife, Dame Patricia A…

[Guardian] Former President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, led other eminent Nigerians to Uromi, country home of the former chairman, Board of Trustees of People Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Tony Anenih, for the burial of his late wife, Dame Patricia Anenih.

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Abdullahi Condoles With Kwara United Over Death of Player

[This Day] Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, the National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has commiserated with the Kwara United Football Club over the sudden death of its player Saka Azeez during training. Abdullahi said he was sadde…

[This Day] Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, the National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has commiserated with the Kwara United Football Club over the sudden death of its player Saka Azeez during training. Abdullahi said he was saddened by the demise of the defender who was full of life and contributed to the success of the Ilorin-based team before his shocking exit.

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The Ambode Story, Two Years After

[This Day] Lagos State is currently celebrating 50 years of her existence as a State created in 1967 and at the same time, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode is due for a mid-term assessment having spent two years in the saddle as the 5th elected Governor of La…

[This Day] Lagos State is currently celebrating 50 years of her existence as a State created in 1967 and at the same time, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode is due for a mid-term assessment having spent two years in the saddle as the 5th elected Governor of Lagos state.

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Adeniyi – Out of Pocket Health Expenses Too Costly

[Guardian] Mr. Tope Adeniyi, Managing Director, Axa Mansard Health Limited. In this interview with GREGORY AUSTIN NWAKUNOR, he said health insurance is less costly and takes care of emergencies.

[Guardian] Mr. Tope Adeniyi, Managing Director, Axa Mansard Health Limited. In this interview with GREGORY AUSTIN NWAKUNOR, he said health insurance is less costly and takes care of emergencies.

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Buhari Watch – Where Is the Change Promised?

[Guardian] This is not a time for speaking in tongues. It is a time to tell President Muhammadu Buhari (PMB) and all the governing APC chieftains that two years should be enough to see some light at the end of the tunnel. Unfortunately, as someone once…

[Guardian] This is not a time for speaking in tongues. It is a time to tell President Muhammadu Buhari (PMB) and all the governing APC chieftains that two years should be enough to see some light at the end of the tunnel. Unfortunately, as someone once put it comically too, there is neither a tunnel nor light in the country where mediocrity is daily nurtured by sycophancy. Indeed, a season of sycophancy is here again and the cheer leaders and mega sycophants who are members of a mega party called AGIP (Any Government

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