For over a week, peaceful protesters have been on the streets all over Nigeria, demanding justice for victims of police brutality, the total dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), and a total end to police brutality in the country. On October 20, 2o20, these protesters at Lekki toll gate, a key rallying point for […]
In 2015, Nigerian Breweries-Felix Ohiwerei Education Trust Fund introduced the Maltina Teacher of the Year, a national competition, to identify, honour and reward outstanding teachers in Nigeria. The post Adamawa Teacher, Oluwabunmi Anani Wins 2020 Maltina Teacher of the Year Award appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
As UNDP predicts 115m people to join extreme poverty list in 2020 By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja As the world marks 2020 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, Saturday, October 15, 2020, Civil Society Organisations, CSOs, Sunday, assessed and scored Federal, State and Local Governments’ performance on poverty reduction in the country. This year’s […]
The country failed to meet a global pledge on family planning it made along with other countries in 2012. The post Why Nigeria could not meet 2020 family planning target appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to mark 2020 Global Handwashing Day, WaterAid Nigeria, has called on the government to double investment in clean water and hygiene, especially in the prevention of the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. The call was made in a statement issued by WaterAid […]
Trump, Biden extend campaign promises at separate simultaneous town hall meetings. The post U.S. 2020: What went down at Trump, Biden town hall meetings appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The report features 36 countries and it highlights the countries where a simple meal such as rice and beans costs the most. The post Basic food out of reach of millions in 2020 – Report appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The Lagos Leather Fair is super excited to announce the 2020 edition of the Lagos Leather Fair, LLF Digital, a virtual experience that will hold from Thursday, October 22nd to Sunday, October 25th, 2020. Themed Re-Defining The Narrative, this year’s event will provide a new perspective to the range and dynamism of the Nigerian leather […]
Olasunkanmi Opeifa, an English teacher at the Government Day Secondary School, Abuja, has been shortlisted as a top ten finalist for The Global Teacher Prize 2020. The Global Teacher Prize, a $1 million prize awarded annually, is given to a teacher who has made an outstanding contribution to the profession of teaching. Olasunkanmi decided he […]
The Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) on Thursday, September 24th, 2020, held the inaugural edition of its Youth Summit. The insightful event brought some of the most seasoned speakers and professionals together, to guide Nigerian youths on how to reposition to take advantage of the emerging Global Economy. Speakers at the virtual summit included the Minister […]
For its first-ever TV and Virtual event, The Future Awards Africa (TFAA) has announced on-air personality and one of Africa’s biggest social influencers, Toke Makinwa as host for the 2020 edition of TFAA in a cross-platform online exclusive event. It is also the 15th year anniversary of the awards. The star will be taking the […]