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GMOs: Nigeria needs dialogue, not damaging campaign – Ebegba

2016 for ardent followers of activities in the biotechnology industry will remarkably be remembered, at least for the intense attacks and counter-attacks by various interest groups concerning Nigeria’s position to adopt genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in agricultural production. In this exclusive interview with Etta Michael Bisong, director general of the National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA), Sir (Dr.) Rufus Ebegba, responded ...

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[Video] WaterAid Nigeria calls for action as new report ranks it worst country in Sub-Saharan Africa for urban sanitation

Abuja, Nigeria – To mark World Toilet Day on November 19, WaterAid Nigeria is calling on its government to keep its promise to deliver universal access to sanitation, following the release of new analysis showing it ranks third in the world and worst in Sub-Saharan Africa for having the most urban-dwellers living without a safe, private toilet. WaterAid’s Overflowing Cities: ...

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A4AI & ATCON meet the Senate to discuss the dangerous impacts of the proposed CST to the consumers

On the 3rd of November the Association of Telecoms Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) with representation from the Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI) delivered a historical presentation to the Senate Presidency on the impacts of the proposed Communications Service Tax to the customers and operators of the Telecoms industry. ATCON President, Mr Olusola Teniola since taking over has made some historical ...

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“200 Nigerian Children with Congenital Heart Defects to benefit from Hospital For Humanity’ – Dr Segun Ajayi

Hospitals for Humanity is a nonprofit organization with a mission to decrease barriers to health care for people living in the least developed countries in the world. Founded by a Nigerian Doctor, Segun Ajayi who after several stint in medical practice in Atlanta Georgia, USA decided to save more African children who have been suffering and dying in silence due ...

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WHEN SOCIETAL CONSCIENCE BECOMES DEGENERATED AND SEARED!

Too often people become embittered, act on impulse and take justice in their own hands without taking into cognizance whether the gravity of the offences truly justify the punishment meted out on the suspect particularly when jungle justice is being wrongly administered against the suspect or even criminals who had been caught red handed. In any sane society like ours ...

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Press Release: Government Should Scale-Up Primary Health Care Service Delivery Nationwide

A leading NGO Connected development [CODE] has called on government at all level to take up one of its responsibilities by ensuring proper facilities are put in place in various primary health care centers in Nigeria. Following the release of $1.5million dollars from World Bank to the 36 states respectively including the Federal Capital Territory as part of the World ...

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EDO STATE YOUTH MULTI STAKEHOLDERS JOB CREATION SUMMIT 2016

Dialogue, Strategy, Action, Networking BENIN-NIGERIA: Global Entrepreneurship Week is a celebration of the innovators and job creators, who continue to launch start-ups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare. During the one week of each November, GEW inspires people everywhere through local, national and global activities designed to help them explore their potential as self-starters ...

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American Evangelicals, Born Again Christians supported Trump – Report

Exit polls suggest that “Never Trump” was never a likely outcome for white evangelical voters, who showed up to support President-elect Donald Trump at their highest margin since 2004. Despite reservations expressed by many evangelical and Republican leaders, white born-again/evangelical Christians cast their ballots for the controversial real estate mogul-turned-politician at an 81 percent to 16 percent margin over Hillary ...

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Hospitals for Humanity set to save more Nigerian Children and Youth with Heart Diseases!

Hospitals for Humanity (HFH), a non-profit organization registered in Nigeria and the United States which has been running Paediatric Cardiothoracic Surgical Initiative (PCTSI) in Nigeria for the last few years and has carried out life-saving heart surgery on 40 children in partnership with National Hospital Abuja and Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) with an international team of cardio-surgeons and other ...

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Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry, TZE Synergise to Support SMEs with ICTHUB intiative

Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry in partnership with The Zariah Elizabeth Foundation (TZE) is currently making collaborative efforts to support SMEs through the use of ICT to promote businesses within and around Abuja through her initiative called ICTHUB. This initiative according to Executive Director of The Zariah Elizabeth Foundation, Mr. Akindayo Akindolani, will afford the ICT enthusiasts the rare opportunity to interact with ...

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