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ngNOG holds largest capacity building activity of ICT personnel and other stakeholders in #Abuja

Nigerian Network Operators Group (ngNOG), the largest capacity building activity of ICT personnel and other stakeholders in Nigerian Higher Education has commenced its 2016 Network Technology Conference and workshop in Abuja today. Network Technology event that emphasizes best practices and basic principles in the deployment of scalable Internet Protocol (IP) networks. Using a provider-independent and vendor-agnostic approach, participants learn and ...

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ONE, NMA PROTEST FOR IMPROVED HEALTHCARE SYSTEM IN NIGERIA

ONE, a campaigning and advocacy organisation taking action to end extreme poverty and diseases in Africa in collaboration with Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) and other Civil Society Organisations such as DEAN Initiative, Women Wing among others had called on Presidential Buhari and other policy makers in Nigeria to make investment in health sector a priority particular in the 2017 Budget ...

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[DOWNLOAD] YIAGA PRE-ELECTION REPORT ON THE 2016 ONDO GOVERNORSHIP ELECTIONS  

  Introduction The 2016 Ondo State Governorship election is scheduled to hold on November 26, 2016[1]. The election is conducted as an out of cycle election due to the Court of Appeal ruling of 2009, which upturned the April 2007 elections owing to irregularities and ordered the swearing-in of the incumbent Governor[2]. The court ruling resulted to the change in ...

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UNION BANK OFFERS AMAZING FINANCIAL SERVICES TO ITS CUSTOMERS ACROSS BOARD!

Union Bank, one of the top financial institutions in Nigeria is currently blazing the trail and dazzling its esteemed customers with various amazing packages for effective, efficient and easy banking services and transactions. Recently won the most coveted Award of the Most Improved in Retail Banking in Nigeria at the 2016 Business Day Banking Awards, Union Bank has consistently for ...

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The Place called ‘SIGNATURE’ in the city of Abuja

If you are a socialite, fun loving and a resident of Abuja and you have not stopped over to catch some fun, treat yourself to special delicacies and enjoy the touch of excellence at the ‘SIGNATURE’ a popular relaxation spot in Wuse 2, the highbrow of the Federal Capital City then you are indeed missing in action! Don’t ask me ...

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Amala Korner, haven for the lovers of local cuisine in Abuja

Just right in the heart of Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, an adjacent view to the famous National Mosque situated a serene, reserved green and eco-friendly area called WoodBrigde Garden and right at the centre of the Garden standing a hut-like masterpiece building with an inscription ‘Amala Korner’. A closer look at this building one would fall in love with the ...

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‘Violent extremism affects us all, pushes the already vulnerable beyond their ability to cope and survive’ – Mandisa, UNDP Rep

[Statement read by Acting Resident Representative, Mandisa Mashologu at the Traditional and Religious Leaders Conference on Countering and Preventing Violent Extremism in Africa.] [Protocol] On behalf of the United Nations Development Programme in Nigeria and our Regional Service Centre for Africa based in Addis Ababa, I wish to welcome all of you who have travelled from far and near to ...

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Most Anticipated Abuja Charity Carnival for IDPs holds on 29th October

Do you know there are well over 2.5 million Nigerians that are internally displaced across the country with spilling over population to other neighbouring African Countries? So rise up and be #IDPsHelplingHands on the 29th October as we celebrate, support and restore the hope of these special Nigerians at Abuja Charity Carnival 2016. The Abuja Charity Carnival roadshow Truck and ...

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The Spiritual side of Aso Villa By Reuben Abati

People tend to be alarmed when the Nigerian Presidency takes certain decisions. They don’t think the decision makes sense. Sometimes, they wonder if something has not gone wrong with the thinking process at that highest level of the country. I have heard people insist that there is some form of witchcraft at work in the country’s seat of government. I ...

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WaterAid launches new call for action to improve water, sanitation and hygiene in healthcare facilities

Abuja, Nigeria – WaterAid has today launched a new campaign for health professionals, calling on them to take action to call for improvements to water, sanitation and hygiene in healthcare facilities around the world. Some 38% of hospitals and clinics in low- and middle-income countries around the world do not have regular access to water; even more do not have ...

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