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Pastor Chris Iyakhilome offers free education to 400 children

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome through The Chris Oyakhilome Foundation International (COFI) has offered free basic education to 400 vulnerable children from conflict-ridden communities in Adamawa State. The foundation also built a multi-million Naira school and health care facilities to offer free education and healthcare delivery to vulnerable children and communities affected by conflicts in the state. […]

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Light problem: FG seek $3bn loan

Nigeria’s power sector has consumed billions of dollars but the supply of electricity across the country is still appalling, Okechukwu Nnodim writes Despite the humongous funds so far pumped into the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry without commensurate power supply, more billions of dollars are on the way for the sector. Similarly, darkness abounds in many […]

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Sanwo-Olu open summit on real estate

Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Housing, Mr Wasiu Adedamola Akewusola, Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Housing, Mrs Toke Benson- Awoyinka, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, and the Commissioner for Ministry of Housing, Hon. Moruf Akinderu-Fatai during a Stakeholders’ Engagement on Real Estate/Agency Business held in Victoria Island, Lagos on Wednesday, 30th […]

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NUT: 22 states haven’t recruit teachers for the past 10 years

Twenty-two states have not recruited teachers for primary or secondary schools in the last five to 10 years, data from the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) have shown. The figures showed that some states last recruited primary and secondary school teachers in 2002. For example, Taraba, Niger, Adamawa, Ondo, Ogun and Delta states last held […]

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ASUU threatens to embark on strike

As the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) yet again assails the nation with threats of industrial action, it must realise that its antics are becoming increasingly counter-productive and irrelevant. The cause of ASUU’s latest grouse is the Federal Government’s directive that all employees in its establishments be enrolled in the Integrated Personnel Payment Information […]

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Andre Gomes ankle broken in a clash with Son and Sergei Aurie

Reaction from Everton, Tottenham and the Super Sunday studio following Andre Gomes’ horrific injury in 1-1 draw at Goodison Park Andre Gomes was carried off the pitch after suffering a serious leg injury in Everton’s 1-1 draw with Tottenham on Sunday. Portugal international Gomes sustained the horrific injury on 79 minutes after he collided with […]

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FG seeks more loan as debt servicing hits N8trillion

President Muhammadu Buhari said yesterday in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, that Nigeria is willing to mobilize additional capital from development finance institutions for the upgrade of critical infrastructure in the country. This is even as the Federal Government has so far spent N7.9trillion in servicing various external and domestic debts in five years, almost as huge…

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Twitter put ban on all forms of political advert

jack @jack We’ve made the decision to stop all political advertising on Twitter globally. We believe political message reach should be earned, not bought. Why? A few reasons… A political message earns reach when people decide to follow an account or retweet. Paying for reach removes that decision, forcing highly optimized and targeted political messages […]