Dirisu Yakubu – Abuja The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) on Monday charged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to lead the initiative for the adoption of electronic voting in the country. The PDP chairman made the call when he hosted an INEC delegation drawn from the department of Election and Party […]
The EITI director called on the NNPC “to enlist into the EITI family as a supporting company.” The post Global transparency initiative seeks partnership with NNPC appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Nigerian entertainer DJ Cuppy celebrates her birthday today. The “Gelato” artiste, born Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola, turns 27 on Monday, November 11th (today). DJ Cuppy has a superb ear for sound, and the perfect features to carry out her artistic vision. This has led her to collaborate extensively with artistes like Kwesi Arthur, Ceeza Milli, and Shaydee (“Abena“). […]
<p class="">He said the support was part of his free and compulsory basic and secondary education programme aimed t reducing out-of-school children in the state.</p> <h1>Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state on Sunday inaugurated the Support for Integrated Qur’anic and Islamiyya Schools in the state.</h1> <p class="">He said the support was part of his free and […]
<p class="">President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday arrived Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, ahead of the third edition of the Future Investment Initiative (FII) Summit slated for between Oct. 29 and Oct. 31.</p> <h1>News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the presidential aircraft conveying the president and some members of his entourage landed at King Khalid International Airport […]
The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) has expanded the Adolescent Girl Initiative (AGI) to Sokoto and Bauchi States to keeps more girls in schools so that the key can harness their potentials. Dr. Zubaida Abubakar, the National Programme Analyst, Adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health and HIV, UNFPA Nigeria, disclosed this during a media roundtable on the 2019 […]
By Gabriel Enogholase – Benin Edo State Government in collaboration with the Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption (RoLAC), programme has deployed an Audit Template to enhance transparency and accountability in its procurement process. Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Edo State Public Procurement Agency, Mr. Henry Idogun who disclosed this yesterday in Benin. said the […]
The Edo State Government has ordered an audit of points of failures on roads across the state to ascertain the level of damage and repairs needed, as part of the state government’s continued strategy to maintain public infrastructure in the state. Continue reading Obaseki’s initiative to fix points of failures on roads kicks off at […]
The real challenge to credit creation has been an under-developed identity management system Continue reading Will CBN’s lending initiative create desired outcome? at Vanguard News.
On August 1st, 2019, The Conversation Café launched a sanitary bank initiative and also exclusively screened for the first time, “Her”, a 30-minute film focused on the issue of ‘period poverty’ and other real-life societal stories and issues young girls and women face in economically disadvantaged/poor communities in Africa. The Premiere held at the Alliance […]
Screen diva, Princess Peters has set in motion plans for the third edition of her pet project which is aimed at bringing succour to widows, orphans, students and unemployed youths Continue reading POP Initiative: Nollywood actress, Princess Peters to empower unemployed youths, young widows at Vanguard News.
<p class="">Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, says states where Fulani are not indigenes will not be required to implement the RUGA settlement initiative.</p> <h1>Ganduje made the clarification shortly after attending the wedding ceremony of the son of Sen. Kabiru Gaya, Ibrahim Khalil in Sokoto on Saturday.</h1> <p class="">The governor told newsmen that the RUGA […]