• Lai Mohammed Pledges To Transform Tourism

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    The minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has pledged to leave a legacy of turning Nigeria’s rich tourism potentials to a tourism economy. Alhaji Mohammed said this when he received the international tourism adviser, United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Mr Jim Flannery. Flannery is in Nigeria to assist in the review of…

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    All Hands Must Be On Deck To Combat Human Trafficking – PMB

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has attributed the significant increase in human trafficking to increase in poverty, saying that all hands must be on deck to curb the menace. Speaking during the official unveiling of a book titled, “Eight Evils of Human Trafficking” in Abuja on Tuesday, President Buhari identified human trafficking as one of the worst…

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  • Corruption: Group Urges FG To Adopt Classified Information System

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    The Public and Private Development Centre (PPDC) has revealed that for corruption to be reduced in the nation’s security sector, the federal government should adopt a system for classifying information. Speaking during a press briefing in Abuja, the procurement monitoring coordinator, PPDC, Nkem Ilo noted that the budget of security agencies in the country totaling…

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  • Nigeria, Australia Trade Hits AUD$300m In 2016

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    Nigeria and Australia have recorded a total bilateral trade volume of AUD$300 million dollars in the year 2016. He also disclosed that the government of Australia approved AUD40, 000 to JCI for advancing educational impact project in Nigeria. The Australia Ambassador to Nigeria, Paul Lehmann, disclosed this at the Junior Chamber International (JCI) annual convention…

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  • President Buhari Calls For National Peace, Unity

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has described the tourism sector as a credible platform for promoting national unity, harmony and peaceful co-existence. Speaking during the 11th edition of Abuja carnival, on Saturday, President Buhari noted that the theme for this year carnival, “Creative Industry: Pivot to Economic Growth” is not just another theme but a declaration of…

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    Foundation Gives Succour To 37, 000 Graduates, Others

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    The Big Church Foundation has concluded plans to empower 37, 000   youths, 1, 000 from each state of the federation in the creative  industry, agriculture and Information Communication Technology  (ICT), as part of effort to eradicate poverty in Nigeria. The foundation is also set to host a three-day event as part of activities to  mark…

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    Information Ministry To Present 3 Bills To National Assembly

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    The Federal Ministry of Information and Culture is to present three bills to the National Assembly in its effort to re-position the creative industry for optimal performance through legislative and regulatory framework. The Minister, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, disclosed this in Abuja when he received some officials of the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) on a…

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    WAELE/ARCELFA: We’re Committed To Growth, Women Empowerment – Nahibi

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    The president, Women Advancement for Economic and Leadership in Africa (WAELE/ARCELFA) Otunba Basirat Nahibi has reinstated its commitment to the continuous growth, development and empowerment of women in Africa. The non governmental organization stated this in a statement to mark their successes in women development in the last 12 years. WAELE/ARCELFA a child of necessity…

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