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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.

Muhammadu Buhari lays foundation of Army University in Borno

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday laid the foundation of the Nigerian Army University project in Biu, Borno.
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: Federal government training over 3,000 youths in 3D animation, screen writing

The Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the Federal Government is training over 3,000 young people in 3D and 2D animation, story boarding skills, script writing among others.
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.
President Buhari receives in official visit Her Excellency Rt. Hon. Julie Payette Governor General of Canada in State House on 29th Oct 2018 4

Muhammadu Buhari: Nigeria has learnt from mistakes of developed democracies

President Muhammadu Buhari said Nigeria had been learning from the mistakes of those who practised democracy for a longer period, and by looking inward at its own peculiarities.
President Buhari hosts Kannywood Entertainers (Music and Movies) to Dinner in State House on 18th Oct 2018 3

Muhammadu Buhari: My emphasis is on free, fair elections

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, President Muhammadu Buhari again on Monday said his emphasis at all times was for free and fair elections.

Federal government pledges to assist artisans on provision of credit facilities

The Federal Government has pledged to provide credit facilities to artisans to enable them to buy necessary tools and expand their trades.
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.

Experts: Youth development will secure the future of Nigeria

Experts on youth development have identified massive investment in the Nigerian youths and mentoring as keys to securing better future for the country.

Ogbonnaya Onu: Federal government has made progress in science, technology roadmap

Ogbonnaya Onu, the Minister of Science and Technology, on Thursday, said his ministry has made tremendous progress in the implementation of the national science, technology and innovation roadmap.
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange where the Dow Jones Industrial

Global markets misery as Dow Jones’ 2018 gains are erased

Asian and European stock markets have tumbled after US values returned to levels not seen since the start of the year.

Health scheme: Lagos adopts tech to aid easy access for residents

Ahead of the soon to be launched mandatory Lagos State Health Scheme (LSHS), the State Government on Monday said it would adopt a technology based application that would go a long way to ensure easy access of the scheme by residents especially for underprivileged households.

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.

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Democrat Stacey Abrams quits race, vows to sue Georgia state

Democratic candidate Stacey Abrams has vowed to sue the US state of Georgia for "gross mismanagement" of the gubernatorial election after withdrawing from the race.
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Lanre Razak: APC’ll clinch Aso Villa, Alausa in 2019

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Chief Lanre Razak, has said there are no vacancies in both Aso Villa in Abuja and Alausa Government House in Lagos State, asserting that, “APC will walk over other parties in the 2019 general elections.”
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Adams Oshiomhole: APC will campaign on Muhammadu Buhari, Atiku Abubakar’s character, integrity

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday said his party would focus its campaigns on the character and integrity of the two dominant candidates in the 2019 presidential elections.
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Official: Nigerian jets destroy Boko Haram’s former tactical headquarters

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed a former Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) Tactical Headquarters at Sabon Tumbun in the Lake Chad Green Fringes.

David de Gea loses Spain’s No 1 shirt after blunder against Croatia

Spain coach Luis Enrique has told Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea he can no longer guarantee him the No.1 shirt.