WOMEN in Nasarawa have been trained on capacity building and empowerment programme of Federal Government on value addition of tomatoes and other related perishable fruits. Dr Olutola Oyedele, Director of Research and Project 7 Coordinator [...]
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APPARENTLY concerned about rising cases of mental disabilities among Nigerians, leading entrepreneur and philanthropist, Sir Emeka Offor, has begun a series of interventions aimed at equipping Nigerian health officials with adequate knowledge and tools to tackle the ailment.
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The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it will commence immediate nationwide monitoring of fruit markets to check activities of some traders involved in artificial ripening of fruits. The Director General of NAFDAC, Prof. Moji Adeyeye, said this in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday.
THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has vowed that no circumstance will push it to descend to vote to buy in any election, “no matter the machination of the All Progressives Congress (APC).” According to a [...]
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When Prof Mahmood Yakubu took over as INEC chairman, there were, quite understandably, concerns in the polity. This fear was not borne out of question marks over his credibility or integrity. Nor was it propelled by concerns about his competence. No! Rather, it was the fear of his ability to fill the shoes left behind […]
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Like Fayose, our democracy has serious neck pains. It needs urgent treatment. One of the maladies happens to be the security agencies. They tend to show bias for the government in power. Casmir Igboke The build-up to the just-concluded Ekiti governorship election was highly dramatic. Act One, Scene One: Minister of Labour, Dr. Chris...
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THE Governing Council of University of Lagos, UNILAG, on Monday, said the university would likely involve the police to compel the accuser of Prof Olusegun Awonusi of the Department of English Language of the institution, [...]
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DEPUTY Governor of Ekiti State and the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in last Saturday’s governorship election in the state, Professor Kolapo Olubunmi Olusola, has rejected the result of the election and declared [...]
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