World Toilet Day: 121 Milion Nigerians still without basic sanitation

By Etta Michael Bisong Abuja As the United Nations mark the 2014 World Toilet Day, WaterAid Nigeria has lamented that over 121 people representing about 72% of the entire population still lack access to basic toilet in Nigeria. WaterAid Nigeria Country Representative, Dr. Micheal Ojo estimated that nearly 40 million Nigerians still defecate in the open. These lack of access to ...

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Federal Ministry of Environment, Stakeholders Commemorate 2014 World Toilet Day

Oladotun Roy November 19th has been set aside by UN-Water since 2003 to commemorate World Toilet Day across the globe. In fulfilling this purpose Federal Ministry of Environment with all stakeholders converged at Barcelona Hotels in Abuja to commemorate this day. Theme for this year’s commemoration is “End Open Defecation”. It is targeted at ending all forms of open defecation ...

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Stakeholders Task Politicians On Water And Sanitation

Stories by Etta Michael Bisong Stakeholders in the water and sanitation sector have challenged the political class, especially aspirants to prioritise issues of clean water, hygiene and sanitation into their electioneering campaigns so as to improve livelihoods across the country. The stakeholders while giving the charge at a workshop jointly organised by Youth Water Sanitation and Hygiene (YOUTHWASH) and WaterAid ...

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CSDevNet, PACJA, Organise A Pre-COP Consultative Workshop in Abuja

Oladotun Roy Climate and sustainable Development Network of Nigeria (CSDevNet), PanAfrican Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA) and Action 2015 in collaboration with Henrich Boll Stifung, Nigeria has organised “Pre-COP 20 & Post 2015 National Consultative Workshop’ today November 18th at Henrich Boll Stifung Conference Hall in Jabi, Abuja. This consultative workshop is aimed creating enabling environment for sound climate justice in ...

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Get Ready Lagos For Seal'd With A Kiss!!!

This December 18th, Seal will be performing live in Lagos. Seal has been one artiste I respect so much when it comes to hit songs. He has got best of the best soundtracks that would turn you on and drive you to the edge anyday, anytime…Lmao 😉 This is one show I wouldn’t want to miss o As though I ...

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I Advocate Network Set to Launch "Tape The Ape Not The Rape"

Dotun Roy Have we ever imagined the damage, anguish, pain and horror that group of hefty men would cause ravaging the body an innocent young woman, who probably might have never tasted “the forbidden Fruit” prior to such horrific attack! I tell you is quite unimaginable and sordid. Such damages often last for a lifetime. On several occasions I have ...

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YouthWASH Unveils #WASHHOUR, A New Social Media Platform!!

Dotun Roy This is inviting you to the unveiling of #WASHHour social media campaign in commemoration to mark the World Toilet Day celebration and End Open Defecation Campaign on the 19th November 2014. The WASHHour will kick off on Wednesday 19th November 12pm-1pm and every Tuesday 12pm-1pm. The #WASHHour of YouthWASH( Youth Water, Sanitation and Hygiene), will serve as an ...

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Promo: QDx Healthcare Offers Cancer Screening For Men & Women

Wow! QDx Healthcare currently offering Cancer Screening For Men & Women on DealDey http://dealdey.com/deals/cancer-s… Or call 08134198802. Promo Ends Monday 17th November 2014. So hurry now. QDx Healthcare Limited is an indigenously owned diagnostic and health promotions firm providing basic and specialized clinical, pathological and radio diagnostic built to permeate the social class and fabric of the country with the ...

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WaterAid Nigeria, YouthWASH Plan Big For World Toilet Day 2014!

Oladotun Fadeyiye WaterAid Nigeria, Youth Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and other Civil Society Organisations in Nigeria and across the globe are set to make this year World Toilet Day a memorable one. In commemorating this important day, wide range of campaign activities both online and offline are lined up. The United Nations General Assembly in 2013 designated 19 November ...

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Simply Analysis: Concept of Leadership

Oladotun Fadeyiye Why leadership? Virtually all the continents across the globe have been blessed with abundance resources which would require effective management for sustainable development. And for us to achieve continous efficiency in managing these resources, leadership is required to some degree. Apparently, Leadership, is an essential factor in achieving sustainable development be it, within a sovereign state, a locality, ...

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