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Villagers Attack the last Hippopotamus in a river in Niger State!

An eye witness has narrated how the whole villagers in Niger State attacked a poor hippopotamus with all the weapons you could think of in the world, before it gave up the ghost. This reason for this attack is yet unclear. According to the eye witness, he said the villagers believed that the presence of the Hippopotamus in their river ...

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Saga Gist provides rare avenue for SMEs, creates voice for rural dwellers avenue!

A Multimedia House, Saga Gist has announced its plan in providing 50% discount in advert placement on its website for Small Medium Scales Enterprise in other to bring news and exciting customers to the company. In a release signed by the Head of Public relations of Saga Gist, Samuel Olaleye explained that the website is giving edge to private sectors especially small scale industrialists that ...

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Updates on Plateau State Crisis Situation!

Following the recent tragic incident in Plateau State, which took place in 11 villages in three local government areas and claimed several lives, Foundation for Peace Professionals (FPP) which has been working behind the scene to prevent the outbreak of crisis several weeks before the tragic incident took place would like to urge the Plateau state government to set up ...

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Plateau Govt gazettes Gender Equal Opportunity Law, first in Northern Nigeria!

The Plateau State government has gazetted the Gender Equal Opportunity Law(GEO) passed since 2015 in the State , making it the first in Northern in Nigeria. The Law gazette on June 27, is to protect women from all forms of discrimination in Politics, economy, traditions and social issues amongst others. Speaking at an event to celebrate the gesture on Friday ...

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#NOTOOYOUNGTORUN CELEBRATION CONFERENCE HOLDS IN #ABUJA!

In the spirit and ambience of celebration, #Nottoyoungtorun Strategic Team, media, international and local partners and others who have directly and indirectly contributed to the successful advocacy milestone of #Nottooyoungtorun Act were all celebrated at the Not Too Young To Run Celebration Conference Shehu Musa Yar’adua Centre, yesterday in Abuja. According to Samson Itodo, Chief Convener, #NOTTOOYOUNGTORUN and Executive Director, ...

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#TankerExplosion: A little boy got missing at the scene of Lagos Tanker Explosion!

At about 17:30pm yesterday there was a horrific tanker explosion that claimed the lives of road users. 😢 😢 😢 . . According to an eye witness, the death toll was said to be 9 while 4 persons were seriously injured and 54 vehicles destroyed by the inferno. However, the boy in this picture is a three year old named ...

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Nigeria Internet Governance Forum – #NIGF2018 to hold in #Abuja!

The Multi-stakeholders Advisory Group (MAG) of the Nigeria Internet Governance Forum (NIGF), comprising of Federal Ministry of Communications (MoC), National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA), Internet Society Nigeria Chapter (ISOC), DigitalSENSE Africa Media, Creative Technology Development International (CTDL), and Global Network for Cybersolution (GNC), in collaboration with the Internet community stakeholders ...

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UNDP partners with Civic Foundation for Innovation, seeks new approaches to designing development solutions

Abuja, 27 June 2018 – “Innovation has potential to significantly contribute to addressing urgent development challenges in Nigeria; from youth unemployment and inequality to enhancing efficiency in the delivery of public services,” stated Samuel Bwalya, UNDP Nigeria Country Director at the signing ceremony of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Civic Foundation for Innovation. The two institutions entered into the ...

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The Future of Work and The Work of The Future

The future of work is already upon us and it is clearly defined by Technology. This implies that the work or Jobs of the future belongs to those who can maximize and explore modern Technologies to their advantage. By the year 2025, which is just about 8 years from now, a lot of jobs would have been taken over by ...

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Google, Paradigm Initiative to Host Workshops in Seven Cities for NGOs

Seven cities of Nigeria will play host to a series of workshop dedicated to nonprofit and social enterprises interested in applying for the 2018 Google Impact Challenge Nigeria. The workshop which is organized by Paradigm Initiative on behalf of Google will hold in Aba, Abuja, Lagos, Kano, Jos, Port Harcourt and Yola between June 25 and 27, 2018. According to ...

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