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the Paradox of Inefficient Power Distribution!

This shot of weird and whacky looking generating sets was taken on my quick visit to Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, (AEDC) Federal Housing Estate, Lugbe Abuja today. An oxymoron isn’t it? Very contradictory! Although I wasn’t too shocked to have found anything like Generator in an Office of the Company charged with the responsibilities of distributing power to the masses. ...

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British Council Calls for New Interns for 2018

British Council is currently calling for New Interns for her 2018 programmes. If you are a sucker for Arts and Artworks. And you have all it takes to be a tech savvy and social media enthusiast Then you are the perfect fit for this internship. Apply HERE  by 10 January 2018!

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Apply to be Global Health Corps Fellow 2018!

High-impact and demand-driven roles in global health Global Health Corps is building the next generation of diverse health leaders. We offer a range of paid fellowship positions with health organizations in Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, the United States, and Zambia and the opportunity to develop as a transformative leader in the health equity movement. Everyone has a role to play in ...

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Career Opportunities for Fresh Graduates in Microsoft!!

Dear Fresh Graduates! Microsoft is currently recruiting fresh graduates for Microsoft Interns4Afrika program for February 2018 intake of the “Microsoft Interns4Afrika program” All interested fresh graduates can apply on website HERE The internship is available for 81 positions in 13 countries. Closing date: 19 January 2018 For details call 08034858005

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DotunRoy.com Celebrates Ten Remarkable Young Personalities in 2017!

The year 2017 has been a great year for us at dotunroy.com, characterised with high and low moments but with God on our side and our esteemed partners and collaborators we were able to weather those low moments together. Nevertheless, we cannot but celebrate these remarkable partners, collaborators and fans who have identified, supported and promoted our contents at one ...

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NERC promises to protect electricity Consumers’ Rights, issues new laws

The ongoing issue of shady pricing and lack of transparency in electricity billing system by the major electricity distribution companies across the six geo-political zones in Nigeria has led to bitter complaints and agitations by the electricity consumers in the last six months. These issues are now being gradually addressed by the Nigeria Electricity Regulation Commission with newly introduced consumers ...

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Mbele launches #IdeaHunt, a workshop that empowers youth to create innovative solutions for the SDGs

Mbele has recently launched Idea Hunt, a workshop that seeks to empower youth to create innovative solutions for the SDGs in Abuja. IdeaHunt which took place on 9th December, is a one-day workshop for adolescents and youths to empower them to start creating innovative solutions for the SDGs in Nigeria by teaching them problem-solving techniques using the design thinking methodology, digital ...

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A4AI Releases New Broadband Pricing Data towards achieving internet affordability in developing countries

Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI), an initiative under Web Foundation working with coalition of organisations, bodies and agencies in the developing countries across Asia, Latin America, Caribbean and Africa with aim of improving broadband penetration and ensure internet affordability across board. This is inline with UN SDGs goal of “Leave no one behind”. Based on several researches carried out globally by ...

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Press Release: African Youth Statement on Slavery in Libya

Africans migrate, forced to leave their home because of; dishonest governance, corruption, violation of human rights, poverty and economic deprivation etc. Migration is an expensive exercise and not everyone can afford it. Those with limited means have chosen long and life threatening means of movement. There are two groups of people caught up in this crisis. Migrants; those who seek ...

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Call for Applications: Director of Administration, Paradigm Initiative

Introduction Paradigm Initiative is looking for a Director of Administration to oversee our expansion plans, among others. Paradigm Initiative is a social enterprise that builds an ICT-enabled support system and advocates digital rights in order to improve livelihoods for under-served youth. Our programs include digital inclusion programs – such as the Life Skills. ICT. Financial Readiness. Entrepreneurship (LIFE) training program ...

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