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'ENKAY,'YFarm Initiator Celebrates Her Birthday Last Weekend In #Abuja

Dotun Roy   Nkiru Nnaemego, the Initiator of YFarm, a popular youth based Project which focuses at promoting agriculture amongst Nigerian Youths celebrated her Birthday in grand style as she added another year last weekend, Saturday 31 January 2015. ENKAY as she is fondly called by her Abuja colleagues and friends is also the Executive Director, Fresh Brain Initiative Nigeria ...

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#WomenCookstoves: Building a Larger Evidence Based Tracking of Funds for Clean Technologies in #Nigeria

How can US$ 48.9 million dollars help to reduce the many rural women that die every year as a result of cooking with firewood in Nigeria? The Federal Executive Council of the government of Nigeria has approved that amount to procure and distribute 750,000 clean cookstoves and 18,000 Wonderbags to help reduce these deaths. While the media reports that this has been “approved” or the ...

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#US #Embassy Tasks Aspirants On The Need To Accept Election Results  

Stories By Etta Michael Bisong Abuja The United States Embassy in Nigeria has appealed to politicians and their candidates to accept the outcome of the 2015 general elections as the build-up draws near. Cultural Affairs Officer of the embassy, Mr. Robert Kerr, who made the appeal during a workshop organised by the Youth Square Dialogue in Abuja, said if political ...

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#2015 CSEAN Conference Holds in #Abuja

Oladotun Fadeyiye Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) held its Cyber Secure Nigeria 2015 Conference in Abuja today 29th January 2015. The conference had in attendance major stakeholders involving in the use of cyber and web activities in carrying out their duties, assignments and services. The main discussion at the conference borders on ” Nigeria Cyber Threats Landscape: Now and ...

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Stakeholders Canvass Issue-based Campaign Ahead of #2015Elections

By Etta Michael Bisong Abuja The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has condemned the incessant and stereotyping speeches used by politicians and their candidates to campaign ahead of the 2015 general elections in the country. This, according to the over 85 civil society coalition, has the capacity to increase fears about the elections and digress attention from the actual problems ...

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#Polygamy: An Issue in the 21st Century!

Oladotun Fadeyiye While it is an age long tradition in some parts of the world, that a man could be married to more than 10 wives, It is some sort of crime in another part. Let’s reason this together, how would a man marry more than 10 wives, I mean even up to 30 living together under same roof in ...

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Meet The Lady Behind "Moin Moin Expresso" In #Abuja

Oladotun Roy   .  Anthea Peretu is one beautiful and enterprising Nigerian lady based in Abuja, who has raised the bar in the circle of Entrepreneurship and innovation. It is no doubt that she sets out to make a difference in making available to every home “Moin Moin” one of the popular delicacies in Nigeria. MoinMoin, a pudding made from ...

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FOI Implementers' Strategy Meeting holds In #Abuja

Oladotun Roy .  Media Rights Agenda has kicked off its 3 day Freedom of Information (FOI) Implementers’ Strategy meeting in Abuja. The meeting which commenced yesterday 27th January 2015, will be concluded on 29th. This meeting is in collaboration with European Union, UKAID, Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada and UNDP. Professionals from various field of endeavours such as legal ...

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Become A Major Distributor for #PHILIPS #Solar Products!!!

Oladotun Roy     PHILIPS is one powerful brand with age long tradition for excellence and quality. Its penchant for churning out durable home appliances is second to none. This may be the good news: if you are bussiness minded person or social entrepreneur Or you are already in bussiness and you intend to expand your bussiness range. PHILIPS is ...

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Clean #CookStoves & Energy Expo & Conference In #Abuja

Dotun Roy   Nigerian Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, which is an initiative of International Centre For Energy, Environment & Development (ICEED) kicked off its 2 day Clean Cooking Energy Expo & Conference in Abuja today 26th January 2015 and it has been scheduled to end on 27th January. Nigerian Alliance for Clean Cookstoves in partnership Heinrich Boll Stiftung, Shell, Oando, ...

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