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PTDF, NNPC, NCDMB partner to boost productivity in petroleum sector

Gusau further stated that the plan for setting up the research facilities, beginning with about two or more, had been going on for some time now, among the PTDF, NNPC and NCDMB and had reached advanced stages.
Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF)

PTDF tasks professors on localisation of oil, gas research

Members of the National Board of Trustees (NBT) for the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) Research Endowment Programme have been charged to localise their research facilities
Sokoto State Zakat and Endowment Commission

Medical assistance: Zakkat Commission disburses N8 million in Sokoto

The Sokoto State Zakkat and Endowment Commission on Sunday disbursed N8 million state government monthly medical assistance to the needy through various hospitals and pharmaceutical shops in the state.

Imo group trains 120 youths in skill acquisition

The Iwuanyanwu Foundation, an organisation established in 1988 which seeks ways and means of improving the quality and standard of life of the masses, has restated its resolve to put smiles on the faces of the poor and the down trodden in society.

Sokoto government spends N2.7 billion on widows, orphans, others in three years

The Sokoto State Government, Monday said it had spent N2.7 billion on the provision of food items and financial assistance to widows, orphans, physically challenge and indigent persons in the last three years.

Zakkat commission disburses N2 million to needy in Sokoto

The Sokoto State Zakkat and Endowment Commission on Saturday disbursed N2 million Zakkat (alms) to 50 less-privileged persons in the state.

Governor Tambuwal donates 1,000 bags of grains to widows, others

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Sunday donated 1,000 bags of grains to widows and the needy across the state through the Zakkat and Endowment Commission.

Kano zakkat commission disburses N20 million to needy in 2017

The Kano State Zakkat and Endowment Commission has disbursed N20 million as alms to the needy from January to date.

Sokoto Zakkat Commission gets N31.5m assistance from govt

The Sokoto State Zakkat and Endowment Commission on Saturday disclosed that it received N31.5 million assistance from the state government.

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The State Security Service (SSS), self-styled as the Department of State Services (DSS), is the primary domestic intelligence agency of Nigeria.

DSS warns against fake recruitment rumour

The Department of State Services (DSS), has warned Nigerians to beware of the false advertisement trending on the social media that the service is recruiting, urging them to treat it as scam by fraudsters to swindle unsuspecting members of the public, particularly job applicants.
Tanzania coach Emmanuel Amuneke has named 15-year-old Kelvin John Pius in his preliminary 39-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

Emmanuel Amuneke: Tanzania can qualify from difficult AFCON group

Tanzania head coach Emmanuel Amuneke said that his side will give everything to reach the second round at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations finals in Egypt.
Shuaibu Ibrahim NYSC

NYSC: We‘ll turn new corps members into employers of labour

As prospective corps members resume camping next week, the Director General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brid-Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim, has promised to adopt schemes that would make the new corps members employers of labour at the end of their one year compulsory service.
Egrets surround a group of cows as they gather on the top a rubbish pile at a waste dump in Meulaboh, Aceh province on Jun 8, 2019. (AFP-Chaideer Mahyuddin)

Indonesia returns five containers of waste to United States

Indonesia has returned five containers of rubbish to the United States and will not become a “dumping ground”, officials said on Saturday, the latest Southeast Asian country to return imported waste.

Mediterranean countries ramp up efforts to find missing migrants

Mediterranean countries have said they have taken a key step towards finding out the fate of thousands of migrants — many fleeing Syria’s war — who have gone missing while trying to reach Europe.