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FG Resumes Cash Transfer In Akwa Ibom, Lagos, Ogun

FG Resumes Cash Transfer In Akwa Ibom, Lagos, Ogun

The Federal Government has resumed payment to beneficiaries of the Household Uplifting Programme (HUP) under the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) Scheme. The HUP-CCT is managed by the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development led by Sadiya Umar ...

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Ebonyi Economy Beyond Oil: Gov. Umahi’s Blueprint For Diversification

Ebonyi Economy Beyond Oil: Gov. Umahi’s Blueprint For Diversification

“Agriculture Not Only Gives Riches To A Nation But The Only Riches She Can Call Her Own” – Samuel Johnson By Francis Nwaze In his maiden speech on May 29, 2015, economic diversification took the major part of Governor Umahi’s ...

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Take Advantage Of NYSC To Excel In Life – DG Advises Corps Members

Take Advantage Of NYSC To Excel In Life – DG Advises Corps Members

Corps Members have been advised to explore every available opportunity within the service year to develop their potentials and become role models, worthy of emulation. NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim gave this advice in a nationwide address, delivered virtually ...

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17 Corps Members Admitted For COVID-19

17 Corps Members Admitted For COVID-19

No fewer than 17 National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members deployed to Edo State who showed symptoms of COVID-19 have been admitted at the Stella Obasanjo Hospital, Irrua, the chief medical director, Dr Osagie Ebomwonyi, has said. Ebomwonyi who spoke ...

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COVID-19 RECOVERY: African Development Bank Approves $20 Million Loan

COVID-19 RECOVERY: African Development Bank Approves $20 Million Loan

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (www.AfDB.org) has approved a $20 million flexible loan to finance Seychelles’ Governance and Economic Reforms Support Program, expected to help drive the island nation’s macroeconomic stability and recovery from Covid-19 ...

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FG Intensifies Efforts To Produce COVID-19 Vaccines – Onu

FG Intensifies Efforts To Produce COVID-19 Vaccines – Onu

Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has said Nigeria is intensifying efforts in research towards the production of COVID-19 vaccine so that other countries can benefit. Onu said this when the Cuban Ambassador to Nigeria, Clara M. Paulido-Escandell ...

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COVID-19 VACCINE: European Countries Reject Persons Vaccinated in Africa

COVID-19 VACCINE: European Countries Reject Persons Vaccinated in Africa

…As African Union Reacts Europe’s digital “green pass” does not recognise the vaccine donated to many African countries through the COVAX initiative. The African Union (AU) and Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) have kicked against this. ...

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President Buhari Sends N895bn Supplementary Budget To NASS

President Buhari Sends N895bn Supplementary Budget To NASS

After months of waiting, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, sent a request to the National Assembly seeking the approval of N895, 842, 465, 917 2021 Supplementary Appropriation Bill. The supplementary budget, LEADERSHIP gathered, will help in providing arms and ammunition to ...

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Dr. Njideka Udochi Receives COVID-19 Community Engagement And Response Award In USA

Dr. Njideka Udochi Receives COVID-19 Community Engagement And Response Award In USA

…Pledges to Use Award Grant to Vaccinate Children Njideka Udochi M.D., M.P.H., F.A.A.F.P., a Nigerian-born medical doctor practicing in the US and younger sister to the current WTO DG, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has received a major award for Covid-19 Community ...

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Insecurity: Sokoto Govt Modernizes Animal Rearing, Partners Indonesia, Ors

Insecurity: Sokoto Govt Modernizes Animal Rearing, Partners Indonesia, Ors

In its drive to further curtail the menace of banditry occasioned by the marauding activities of unknown gunmen often speculatively associated with Fulani nomads, the Sokoto state government is mulling the modernisation of animal health centers across the state. Governor ...

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