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REGISTER TO ATTEND 3rd AFRICAN LEADERS IN EDUCATION FORUM AND THE 5th AFRICAN RESOURCES AND TECHNOLOGY FOR EDUCATION SHOW IN #ABUJA

Have you registered for the African Resources and Technology for Education (ARTE) Show/Summit and African Leaders in Education Forum? It’s about 21st century resources and technology that will engage and inspire learning taking place at Sheraton Hotel Abuja on 27th & 28th April 2016. Let us know if you want to exhibit at this event. This High Profile event is the ...

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Full List Of 2016 Budgets For Nigeria States And Allocated Revenue

Here is full breakdown of the recently passed budget by the Federal Government of Nigeria. The full list of the budgets of Nigeria states for the year 2016 are stated below 1. Abia State – 96.7 billion 2. Adamawa State – 100.89 billion 3. Akwa Ibom State – 426 billion 4. Anambra State – 101.4 billion 5. Bauchi State – 102 ...

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PHIL ROBERTS, SAMSONG, ASU EKIYE COMMISIONED NEW ORPHANAGE IN #ABUJA

Top Gospel acts and other celebrities in Abuja such as Phil Roberts, Samsong, Asu Ekiye, Paul Play Dairo, Comedian CRISNOW and Dotun Roy all came out on Thursday, 24 March to commission Shining Stars Orphanage in Abuja. According to Phil Roberts, the initiator of this new orphanage project and Convener of forthcoming NOW CONCERT in Abuja , ” Being a gospel ...

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Press Release: Parliament of Sierra Leone Inaugurates Youth Caucus

The Parliament of Sierra Leone has inaugurated the Young Members of Parliament Caucus (Young MPs Caucus) as part of its efforts to increase the quantitative and qualitative participation of young people in the parliament. The inauguration of the youth caucus is an affirmation of the parliament’s commitment in addressing the issue of youth underrepresentation and low citizens participation in parliamentary ...

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PRESS RELEASE: Nigeria needs strong institutions, a diversified economy and collective efforts to prevent conflicts and promote peace – new UNDP Resident Representative

Abuja, 24 March 2016| “Nigeria has experienced growth in the recent past and now is Africa’s largest economy. However, this growth has not translated in poverty reduction and reduced inequalities.” Said new Head of the United Nations System and UNDP Resident Representative, Fatma Samoura during a breakfast meeting with the media today. During the meeting attended by media representatives drawn ...

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“It is expedient to privatise SDGs for speedy implementation” – UNDP Head Representative, Ms Fatima Samoura.

Newly appointed Resident Representative for United Nations Development Programmes (UNDP) has officially held her first media meeting in Abuja today. Samoura who assumed office in Feburary 2016 will also be serving as UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator. Before coming to Nigeria, Ms. Fatma Samoura had served as Resident Representative for UNDP Madagascar and as head of the UN System in the country from ...

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WATERAID NIGERIA PRESS RELEASE: Time for Nigerian Government to take action on water

…New WaterAid briefing released to mark 2016 World Water Day reveals the extreme cost of water for the world’s poor This World Water Day, WaterAid in Nigeria is calling on government to take action to reach the estimated 57.7 million people in Nigeria still without access to clean water. 22 March 2016 – A new WaterAid briefing, ‘Water: At What ...

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[MUST READ] #SAVEOYAYI: YOU & I CAN HELP OYAYI WIN THIS BATTLE AGAINST #CANCER!

READ OYAYI CANCER STORY BELOW:

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2016 Earth Hour: Youths demands action to reverse climate change impact

Abuja   Over five thousand youths in eight West Africa countries have called on governments, as well as relevant private sector players to be more proactive and facilitate the establishment of sound institutional frameworks to help empower citizens to reverse the impact of climate change on sources of livelihoods and sustainable growth across the region.   The members, who constitute ...

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CODE: JOIN US DURING EARTH HOUR 2016 IN NIGERIA [Saturday, March 19; 8.30 – 9.30 pm]

Dear Activists,   It’s only 2 days to Earth Hour (Saturday, March 19, 2016; 8.30 pm – 9.30 pm), the largest global movement for the planet that mobilizes government, organizations and individuals to take action and make our environment sustainable.   If you are in Nigeria this weekend during Earth Hour, please feel free to join us in a 1 hour ...

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