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Federal government releases N138 billion to strengthen basic education

The Federal Government says it has released more than N138 billion in the last three years as matching grant to strengthen basic education system in the country.

Lagos govt tasks water corporation on improved service delivery

The Lagos State Government has tasked the Water Corporation on improved service delivery to the Lagos residents.

Expert urges Nigeria to use GIS to realise SDGs

Prof. Akin Mabogunje, a geographer, says Nigeria should employ the use of Geographic Information System (GIS) to realise the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

Ghana immigration disqualifies recruits with stretch marks, bleached skin

The Ghanaian Immigration Service (GIS) has disqualified candidates with bleached skin and stretch marks from a massive recruitment exercise.

Changing the sad story of solid minerals

The gold deposit in Osun state alone is worth about $5 billion in today’s price, according to Professor Olugbenga Akindeji Okunlola, a prominent geologist. That is about N1.5 trillion.

Rex Tillerson visits ‘Hanoi Hilton’ that once held John McCain and other POWs

Washington's top diplomat visited the remains of a Vietnam War era prison on Saturday where American POWs were held, including veteran Republican senator John McCain.

Nigeria, Morocco signs MoU on agric insurance coverage

The Nigeria Incentive Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with two Moroccan firms to expand agricultural insurance coverage in the country.

Why we introduced metering system in water sector – LWC boss

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, CEO, Lagos Water Corporation, LWC, Engr. Muminu Badmus, says the corporation decided to introduce metering system into the water sector in a bid to curb water wastage across the Lagos metropolis.

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NOUN matriculates 100 NURTW members in Abuja

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APC supporters jam Abuja convention venue

The Eagles Square, the arena of the All Progressives Congress (APC) convention was busy and choked by supporters who turned up in large numbers to cheer their candidates in spite of the Saturday rain in Abuja.