• Kano Govt Begins Basic Education Week To Assess Sector

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    Kano State government has launched the maiden edition of Kano basic education week held at the Coronation Hall at the government house in Kano. The event ,which will run through out the week, is also the 1st of its kind in the country where stakeholders will focus their attention on achievements and challenges facing basic…

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  • Broaden Your Horizons And Skills, Natasha Tells Nigerian Youths

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    Barrister Natasha Akpoti has urged Nigerian students to broaden their horizons and sharpen their entrepreneurial skills, by focusing on reviving and sustaining Nigerian local products as against patronizing foreign goods and services. Speaking while playing host during an entrepreneurship program organized by the National Association of Kogi State Students (NAKOSS), which took place at Federal Polytechnic…

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  • Oshiomhole Berates State Governors Over Non-payment Of Minimum Wage

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    Edo State governor, Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole has berated state governors refusing to pay the national minimum wage, saying that such governors are committing criminal offence. Speaking during a public discourse organised by the Kukah Centre, in Abuja, yesterday, with the theme: “From Activism to Political Power: The Challenges of Democratic Governance in Nigeria,” Oshiomhole said…

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  • NTI Matriculates 40,736 Students For 2016 Academic Year

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    The National Teachers’ Institute (NTI) has matriculated 40,738 successful candidates for the 2015/2016 academic session, in a  ceremony which was held simultaneously in all the states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The matriculated students were 14, 807 Post Graduate Diploma in  Education (PGDE), 19, 878 National Certificate in Education (NCE) and…

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  • Dangiwa, Others Back FG On Subsidy Removal

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    Colonel Dangiwa Umar has endorsed the federal government’s decision to remove the subsidy on fuel. In a statement made available to LEADERSHIP and signed by the chairman, Movement for Unity and Progress (MUP), Col Dangiwa described the federal government’s new policy on deregulation as a sacrifice needed for the nation’s growth and development. He said…

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  • NANS To Adamu: Uphold Presidential Directives On Sacked VCs

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    The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has urged the  Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu to reinstate the unjustly  sacked 12 federal universities vice-chancellors and National Open  University of Nigeria (NOUN) based on the directives by President  Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking during a world press conference in Abuja, yesterday, the national president, NANS, Comrade Tijani…

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  • Tips To Beat Cholesterol Naturally

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    According to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, cholesterol, from the Ancient Greek chole- (bile) and stereos (solid) followed by the chemical suffix -ol for an alcohol, is an organic molecule. It is a sterol (or modified steroid), a lipid molecule and is biosynthesized by all animal cells because it is an essential structural component of all…

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    UN Brands 2017 Year Of Sustainable Tourism For Devt

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    The United Nations (UN) General Assembly has approved the adoption of 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. The adopted resolution of the UN also recognises “the importance of international tourism and particularly of the designation of an international year of sustainable tourism for development, in fostering better understanding among peoples everywhere,…

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  • Why Women Are More Vulnerable To HIV/AIDS

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    There is increasing concern that more women are infected by HIV than men as 60 per cent of people living with HIV infections in Africa are women.This can be simply traced to sexual violence including rape and defilement, intergeneration sex which involves young girls having sex with older men (sugar daddies), sex with multiple partners,…

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