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    Safety Net Raises The Alarm Over Tobacco Production

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    SafetyNet for Children (SFC) has raised alarm over the Nigerian Industrial Standard for Tobacco and Tobacco Products recent provision which banned all flavouring substances used in cigarette production, excluding menthol, saying the provision is ineffectual. The non-governmental organization which seeks to advance the good health of Nigerians especially children and adolescent says studies have proven…

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  • ECOWAS Reviews Nigeria’s Worries On The EPA

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    Economic of West African Countries (ECOWAS), is reviewing issues of industrialization, and development dimension, two major reasons why Nigeria hesitates to sign the 16-year-old, West Africa, European Union, Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA). This statement was made by the ECOWAS Commissioner of Trade, Customs and Free Movement, Laouali Chaibou, who was represented by ECOWAS Director of…

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    CAN Condemns Zamfara Killing, Demands Justice

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    he Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has condemned in strong terms the Tuesday killing in Talatu Mafara, Zamfara State over an alleged blasphemy against the Holy Prophet Mohammed. Speaking on behalf of the association in Abuja, yesterday, the Youth president of CAN, Engr. Daniel Kadzai, observed that, the practice of dual constitution which Nigeria practises…

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  • UNILORIN Wins CODET’s Regional Engineering, Innovation Competition

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    University of Ilorin has emerged the winner of the north-central Committee of Deans of Engineering and Technology of Nigerian Universities (CODET), competition to proceed to the nationals alongside other winning universities from the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria.   UNILORIN won first place at the individual category, FUTMINNA placed second, while Landmark University, Omu-Aran bagged…

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    Germany Rewards Electric Car Users 4,000 Euros

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    As climate change discussions in Europe gravitate to the provision of smart road systems, German government has set a 4,000 Euros stimulant to attract users to purchase electric cars.  The incentive is co-funded by the government and auto industry that will donate 600m Euros each to subsidise the electromobility scheme. Further, buyers of the electric…

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