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Stuart Symington: Nigerians represent real, sustainable wealth of nation

US Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, says Nigerians represent real and sustainable wealth of the country, saying true leadership must showcase the people
Vice President Prof. Osinbajo interacts with some pupils of @SchoolGrange during the unveiling of 60th Anniversary.

Federal government to introduce software development into education curriculum

Nigeria's vice president Yemi Osinbajo said that the government intends to revise the educational curriculum to enable school pupils to learn software development and coding.
President Buhari Launches APC Road Map for 2019 Campaign titled NEXT LEVEL in State House on 18th Nov 2018-6

Muhammadu Buhari: Nigerians, let’s move to the Next Level

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday launched his 2019 electioneering campaign yesterday in a grand style, presenting a document called the ‘Next Level,” of where he wants to take Nigerians.
President Buhari Unveils Buhari Unity Band in State House on 15th Nov 2018-1

Federal government mulls education bond for public universities

The Federal Government is considering setting up an education bond to finance infrastructure in public universities, President Muhammadu Buhari has said.
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Warren East: Theresa May’s Brexit deal better than no deal

Politicians must get behind a “practical plan” for Brexit, the boss of engineering giant Rolls-Royce has said.
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has restated that he is an advocate of fiscal federalism, stronger state governments and state police.

Federal government sets aside 1% consolidated revenue fund for healthcare

Federal Government yesterday said that it would spend 1 per cent of the entire consolidated revenue fund on healthcare this year, in compliance with the health act.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo raises concerns over threat of robots, AI

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has raised concerns over the growing threat posed to humans by the deployment of robots and artificial intelligence in work places.

Nigerian students in US increase from 11,710 to 12,693

The United States Government said the number of international students in the US has surpassed one million, putting the figures at 1.09 million.

Expert: No justification for Nigeria to be importation dependent

Mr Bosun Abodunrin, an Agriculture Economist, says there is no justification for Nigeria to be a major importer of food items going by its agriculture potential.
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Migraine can be treated without medicine – study

By slightly changing the body’s own molecules using a small inhaler, certain migraine patients can either cut down on medication or do without it completely. This is shown by a pilot study which has been published in the scientific journal Cephalalgia.
Julie Payette

Canadian governor-general commends NASRDA, tasks space ambassadors

The Canadian Governor-General, Ms. Julie Payette, has commended the Nigeria Space Research Development Agency (NASRDA) for sustaining the country’s space programme.

Kaduna State University to construct three faculties in 2019

The Kaduna State University will begin construction of the faculty of law, education and engineering buildings in 2019.

70 LASU programmes undergoing accreditation – VC

The Lagos State University (LASU) on Friday says it has submitted about 70 of its programmes for accreditation by the National University Commission (NUC).
The State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) in Gombe state says it plans to reduce the number of out-of-school children in the state in 2018-2019 academic session by 50 per cent.

Federal government introduces new school enrolment policy

The Federal Government introduced new education policy known as `Every Child Counts’, to encourage children enrolment in schools.
Julie Payette

Julie Payette urges more Nigerian students to show interest in STEM

Governor-General of Canada, Julie Payette, urged Nigerian students to develop interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo urges youths to explore technology and innovation

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday urged youths in the country to explore opportunities in technology and innovative endeavours for self-reliance.

Adedoyin Rhodes-Vivour: Judiciary support is essential to efficacy of arbitration

A legal luminary, Mrs Adedoyin Rhodes-Vivour, on Friday said a supportive judiciary was an essential element for the efficacy of arbitration in dispute resolution procedures.
Hamman Tukur

Ex-RMAFC chief Hamman Tukur passes on

The former Chairman of Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), Hamman Tukur, who introduced monetisation policy died in Kaduna on Saturday and has been buried according to Islamic rites.

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FAAN: Federal government to inaugurate new Abuja airport terminal before December 31

Saleh Dunoma, Managing Director, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, says the new terminal building of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport will be inaugurated before the end of December.

Gunmen hijack 18-seater passenger bus in Rivers

An 18-seater commercial bus loaded with passengers has been hijacked by some unidentified gunmen in Rivers State.
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US returns Church bells taken from Philippines 117 years ago

After 117 years, the U.S. returned the three original church bells taken by American soldiers as war booty during the Philippine-American war in 1901.

NDIC becomes full member of Islamic financial board

The Council of the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) with its headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, has admitted the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) as a full member of the board.

Bolaji Abdullahi: This is not same Muhammadu Buhari Nigerians voted into power in 2015

Former National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bolaji Abdullahi, has shared his reasons the Muhammadu Buhari Nigerians voted into power in 2015 is not the same President at Aso Rock today.