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‘To implement 2019-22 SDGs Nigeria needs N103trn’ says UN

Nigeria needs not less than 337 billion dollars to implement the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) from 2019 to 2022, the UN Support Plan for the Sahel has estimated. According to the exchange rate by the Central Bank of Nigeria, the figure represents 103 trillion Naira, over 11 times more than the proposed N8.9 trillion Budget for 2019. The cost of ...

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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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Corps members move against drug abuse in Ogun State!  

  Corps members under the aegis of Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs, N‎ational Youths Service Corps have called on youths and secondary school students in Odeda local government area of Ogun State to shun drug abuse and abstain from immortal acts considered harmful by societal norms. ‎ Speaking through comrade Afolabi Ismail, the SDGs’ president and Taiwo Ifeoluwa, the corps members ...

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CSACEFA: Charting a way forward for the education sector with SDGs in Nigeria

Civil Society Action Coalition on Education for All (CSACEFA), has brought together civil society organisations, consultants and other stakeholders  in the education sector across the country in a one-day consultative meeting on the state of education in Nigeria and to deliberate on the importance of education among the goals of  the recently launched Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by the United Nations in ...

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President Buhari Arrives Abuja from United Nations Assembly Meeting in New York

President Buhari has just returned from the United Nations Assembly meeting on the new set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which ended yesterday in New York. Buhari who has been away for more than a couple of days arrived Nnamdi Azikwe Airport Abuja, some minutes past 12 noon today.

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Join #ONECAMPAIGN IN LAGOS AS WE #LightTheWay for a better future!

Dear patriotic Nigerians, This Thursday people around the world will be joining together in over 100 countries to #LightTheWay for a better future as world leaders sign up to the Global Goals at the United Nations in New York, setting the development agenda for the next 15 years. Join us in Lagos on Thursday and show the world that we ...

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