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Oando Foundation (OF) on Tuesday commissioned various infrastructure and sanitation projects in its adopted school – Bungha Gida Primary School, Mangu Local Government Area, Plateau State, as well as other completed school improvement projects across its five (5) other adopted schools within the state.

Oando Foundation commissions classroom blocks and sanitation facilities in Plateau

OF supports the Nigerian Government in achieving the Sustainable Development Goal 4 (Basic Education) through its Adopt-A-School Initiative (AASI), aimed at holistic improvement of public primary schools. The condition, location and nature of school infrastructure has direct impact on access, quality of education, and also influences learning outcomes.

Foundation warns against killing vultures, other birds

The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has warned against the killing of vultures, which they play a major role in cleaning up the society.

Eleven die in renewed Edo cult war

Renewed cult war between suspected rival cult members of Eiye and Black Axe has reportedly claimed about 11 lives between Sunday and Tuesday evening in different parts of Benin, Edo State capital.

Insecurity: Attahiru Bafarawa accuses governors of inflating security votes

A former Governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Dalhatu Bafarawa, has alleged that governors have been cashing on the growing spate of insecurity across the Nigeria to inflate their security votes.
Nigerian Youths

Over 300 youths in Enugu awaits training on business management

Pan-Africa Youths Entrepreneur Development (PAYED), an NGO, plans to train more than 300 youths on innovative business management and customer service to build a competent business capacity in the state.

Pastor Kumuyi urges clerics, nation to build solid foundation

General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor William Kumuyi, has stressed the needs to build a solid foundation by ministers of God and the nation at large.

CMD advocates private sector participation in blood donation

Dr. Shabihul Hassan, the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Dr. Hassan’s Hospital, Monday identified strong private sector involvement and participation in blood donation drive as a panacea for making blood and related products accessible to Nigerians in critical conditions.

Foundation donates uniforms to pupils in Ekiti schools

Worldsmith Life Builders’ Foundation (WOLIBUF), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has donated school uniforms to pupils in some primary schools in Ekiti.

Cleric urges churches to assist less-privileged

Pastor Pedro Omontuemhenhem of Foundation of Truth Assembly (FOTA) on Saturday urged churches in Nigeria to strive and reciprocate the gesture of what they receive from people by assisting the less-privileged.
Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu

Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu appointed TEF chief executive officer

The Board of Trustees of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) recently announced the appointment of Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu as Chief Executive Officer.

Mikel Obi launches football clinic in Lagos

Nigeria’s Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi on Sunday launched his Foundation in Lagos.
The Cece Yara Foundation is a child-centred non-profit organisation to prevent child sexual abuse and provide access to care, information, protection and emergency intervention for children who are sexually abused or at risk, and their family.

Google Impact Challenge: Vote for the Cece Yara Foundation, save millions of Nigerian children...

The Cece Yara Foundation, a top 12 finalist of the Google Impact Challenge has taken up the fight against child sexual abuse at a time when 25% of girls and 10% of boys in Nigeria experience sexual violence.

Food security: Nigeria to kick-start climate-smart agriculture

The Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Foundation is set to promote climate-smart agriculture as a strategy to boost food security in the country.
Eddie Efekoha

CIIN: Insurance is a necessity for every Nigerian

Mr Eddie Efekoha, the President of Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN), on Monday expressed happiness on ways product creation in insurance industry is having positive impacts on Nigerian lives.
INEC Election Nigeria

Foundation: Vote buying a threat to credible polls

Dr Vladimir Kreck, the Resident Representative of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS), a German foundation in Nigeria, says vote buying remains a threat to credible elections.

Senator Ekweremadu warns against muzzling of opposition

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has warned against the muzzling of the opposition by the ruling party, insisting that multiparty and opposition remained the beauty of democracy.

Governor Ganduje: NIN crucial to socio-economic development

Governor Abdullahi Umar of Kano State has said that the successful implementation of the National Identification Number nationwide, would promote all round economic development of the country.

Etsu Nupe hails Governor Wike for infrastructure development in Rivers

The Etsu Nupe in Niger State, Dr. Yahaya Abubakar, on Saturday commended Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State for his outstanding developmental strides and massive transformation of the state.

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