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Media experts charge news agencies on fact-checking

Media experts have charged African news agencies to avoid misinformation or disinformation by fact-checking their reports to ensure adherence to professional ethics.

NEC to declare state of emergency on education sector

The National Economic Council (NEC), concerned with the declining standards in education delivery, is considering declaring a state of emergency in the basic sector anytime soon.
Abike Dabiri-Erewa

Presidency: 200 investors indicate interest in Diaspora Investment Summit

About 200 foreign investors have indicated interest to participate in the Nigerian Diaspora Investment Summit, scheduled to begin in Abuja on Nov. 27.

Funke Egbemode: Poverty not excuse for corruption in journalism

Funke Egbemode, president of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), has said that poverty should not be an excuse for journalists to engage in shoddy deals with politicians.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo tasks editors on values, ethics of journalism profession

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday, tasked the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) to save the journalism from total collapse by enforcing the rules and values of the profession.

Stakeholders: Technology can accelerate Nigeria’s development

With the theme, “Human Capital Development and Investments through technology; a case study of Ondo State, Nigeria” each sector was able to lay bare practical steps they have been able to take in order to address issues around achieving sustainable development goals through strategic investment.
UK Space Agency

UK space agency encourages girls to be space women

The UK Space Agency has helped produce a resource pack for schools to boost the recruitment of girls who typically do not choose subjects in their plus-16 years such as physics and engineering.

Ondo North: Ajayi Boroffice emerges APC senatorial candidate

Senator Ajayi Boroffice, representing Ondo North senatorial District, on Thursday won the ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the candidate of the party for the 2019 general election.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo tasks public, private sectors to boost economy through technology

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday said that both public and private sectors had a big role to play in using technology to boost the economy of the country.

Godwin Emefiele: Central bank passionate about supporting small businesses

The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele, on Wednesday said the apex bank was duly committed in positioning the economy on the path of growth by supporting small businesses in the country.
Australia

Australia to join race for Africa

Australia is seeking to join China, UK and Europe in the race to increase business footprints in Africa.

Polytechnic loses 30 offices, students results, laboratory in inferno

About 30 offices including students results,central administrative office of the College of Science and Technology department of Waziri Umaru Federal Polytechnic, temporary campus, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State were destroyed by inferno.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel gestures during a joint press conference with the Croatian Prime Minister in Berlin on August 28, 2018. - AFP PHOTO - Tobias SCHWARZ

Germany eases immigration rules to attract foreign job seekers

Worker-starved Germany will ease immigration rules to attract foreign job seekers, including giving well-integrated irregular migrants in employment a shot at staying, ministers said Tuesday.
President Muhammadu Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari raises alarm over ‘misuse’ of social media

President Muhammadu Buhari has alerted Nigerians on the challenges and danger associated with the misuse of what he described as “today’s world of social media.’’
Muhammadu Buhari

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There has been a steady improvement in the security situation in the North East. We remain committed to ending the crisis and make the North East safe for all.

NCPC Charges Israel To Deepen Economic Collaboration With Nigeria

The executive secretary of the Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC), Rev. Uja Tor Uja has charged the Israeli government to deepen its investments, partnerships and economic collaborations with Nigeria.
President Buhari and President Xi Jinping

Muhammadu Buhari congratulates China on 69th anniversary

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated His Excellency Xi Jinping, the President of the People’s Republic of China, on the 69th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic.
Greenhouse

Food security: Nigerian farmers urged to embrace Greenhouse farming

As Nigeria’s population continues to increase at an estimated 200 million people, stakeholders in the agriculture space have called for innovative means of providing wholesome food such as Greenhouse.

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Neymar dismisses Barcelona return, Real Madrid transfer links as ‘fake news’

Neymar has described claims that he could leave Paris Saint-Germain and return to either his former club Barcelona or join Real Madrid as "fake news."

Nasir el-Rufai: We will punish those instigating crisis

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has said those responsible for the recent mayhem in Kasuwar Magani, Kajuru local government area of the state will be punished.
John Terry

Ola Aina backs John Terry to be a big success at Aston Villa

Nigeria international Ola Aina has backed his former Chelsea teammate John Terry to be a big success at Aston Villa after being appointed assistant coach at the Championship side.

Nigerian military resettles 145,000 IDPs in three states – commander

The Nigerian army has said it has facilitated the return of 145,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to their homes in Benue, Taraba and parts of Nasarawa States.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Edo government assures teachers on release of promotion letters

The Edo State Head of Service, Mrs. Gladys Idahor, has said the state government has approved promotion of teachers in primary and secondary schools in the state, noting that the affected teachers will soon get their letters.