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Institute: Nigeria population to hit 350 million by 2050

The Director General, Institute for National Transformation (INT), Abuja, Prof. Vincent Anigbogu, has predicted that Nigeria’s population by 2050 will be 350 million.

Kwara’s Abdulfatah Ahmed swears in new permanent secretaries

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has sworn in six new permanent secretaries with a charge to align with the policy objectives of his administration.
Acting Finance Minister of Finance Zainab Ahmed

$72 billion debt: Federal government allays fears over borrowing

Also, as part of efforts to enthrone transparency in the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the government disclosed that in the next few days, a new reporting template would be introduced for the corporation.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: ERGP focuses on investing in Nigerians

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has explained that the focus of President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) was directed at investing in Nigerians.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Presidency: 10 million Nigerians to benefit from N-Power by 2023

Vice president Yemi Osinbajo has disclosed that N-Power programme, which has provided jobs for 500,000 young Nigerian graduates in the last two years, has a target of training 10 million Nigerians by 2023.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: Economic recovery plan means investing in Nigerians

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says investing in Nigerians is a major pillar of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP).
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday attended the funeral service of late Pastor Oluwayemisi Adeloye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).

Yemi Osinbajo: We need more creative ways of tackling poverty

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the Federal Government is focusing on more creative ways of getting Nigerians out of poverty and also improve the country’s Human Capital Development indices.
Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso

Rabiu Kwankwaso: I can defeat Muhammadu Buhari

Former Kano State governor and presidential aspirant, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has said he has the capacity to defeat incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari.

Report: Over 40% of world’s poorest will live in Nigeria, Congo by 2050

More than 40 percent of “extremely poor people” in the world will be living in Nigeria and DR Congo by the year 2050, a report by Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has revealed.

2019: Governor Dankwambo commends PDP for jettisoning micro-zoning

Gombe State Governor and a presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Ibrahim Dankwambo, has praised the leadership of the party for rejecting the proposal for a micro-zoning to pick its standard bearer for the 2019 presidential election among its various aspirants.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Edo monthly internal revenue hits N2 billion

Edo’s Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) has hit an average of N2 billion monthly from N1.55bn in 2016 when Gov. Godwin Obaseki was sworn-in.

2019: Governor Dankwambo’s campaign appoints new spokesman

A leading Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential aspirant, Dr. Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, has appointed Dr. Ayoade Adewopo, as the Director Strategic Communication and official Spokesman of his Presidential Campaign Organisation.

Benue guber: I’ll focus on agriculture, human capital development – aspirant

A gubernatorial aspirant in Benue State, Dr. Stephen Akuma, has said that if elected to govern Benue State, his major focus would be on agricultural development and Human capital development.

Osun guber: APC accuses SDP of employment scam

The Osun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the Social Democratic Party (SDP) governorship candidate, Iyiola Omisore of employment scam.

Future Awards Africa announces 2018 nominations

The Future Awards Africa (TFAA), a youth awards, on Monday announced its call for nominations into 18 categories for the 2018 edition.

2019: Gombe guber aspirant promises to revive agriculture

Alhaji Inuwa Yahaya, the governorship aspirant under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Gombe State, has promised to revive agriculture and human capital development, if voted into office in 2019.

Governor Ugwuanyi: Peace, stepping stone to rapid development

Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has emphasised the importance of peace in the progress of the state, saying it is a stepping stone to rapid development.

Sikiru Lawal: July 14 will mark end of opportunists in Ekiti

The Ex-deputy governor of Ekiti State and Labour Party governorship candidate for the July 14 election, Dr. Sikiru Lawal, has vowed that the coming election will mark the end of those he described as ‘opportunists’ in the politics of the state.

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South Africa on the edge over new radical sect terror group

South Africans are struggling to understanding the extent of a radical religious terror group which had allegedly planned to unleash race-based mayhem on ‘Black Friday’ last week.

US warns against travel to Tanzania over same-sex unions row

The US State Department on Tuesday urged travellers to Tanzania to “exercise increased caution” due in part to threats that gay people may experience there.

Convicted Orji Kalu: 2023, here we come

Former Governor of Abia State, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu, who was sentenced to 12 years imprisonment, over N7.65billion fraud, by a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, while being led out of the court by the Correctional Service officers on Thursday said ‘2023, here we come’.