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Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board sign MOU with CWC Group on PNC Forum

Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board sign MOU with CWC Group on PNC Forum

NCDMB reinforces its commitment to the Practical Nigerian Content (PNC) (www.CWCPNC.com) Forum held annually with the signing of a MoU with the CWC Group. Under the terms of the MoU, the NCDMB & CWC alongside Nigerian partner, Levmora Services will collaborate to deliver greater value through PNC. This will be achieved by further engaging with […]

The Delivery Unit of the Office of the Prime Minister of Guinea launches a study on financing for irrigation schemes for farmers in the pineapple value chain

The Delivery Unit of the Office of the Prime Minister of Guinea launches a study on financing for irrigation schemes for farmers in the pineapple value chain

The Delivery Unit under the Office of the Prime Minister of Guinea aims to accelerate the implementation of Government flagship initiatives through the development and incubation of effective, sustainable, and results-oriented implementation and governance approaches. Pilot projects are focused on agriculture, mining and leadership development. In agriculture, the Delivery Unit launched a study to set […]

Presidency Releases Buhari’s Voice Message, Debunks Report On Speech Impairment

Presidency Releases Buhari’s Voice Message, Debunks Report On Speech Impairment

The Presidency has released President Muhammadu Buhari’s voice message to Nigerians to debunk reports that he is suffering from speech impairment. There have been recent reports that the President was suffering from speech impairment and memory loss. However, in the recording, aired on Sunday by some radio stations, including the BBC, the President was heard […]

Popular Nigerian Church in Abuja Gutted By Fire

Popular Nigerian Church in Abuja Gutted By Fire

The popular Rock of Ages Church located along Airport road Abuja is currently on fire. Several fire trucks and fire fighters are on the scene trying to put out the blaze. The fire continued despite the heavy downpour in the area. Details later…

António Guterres welcomes deployment of regional force to combat terrorism in the Sahel

António Guterres welcomes deployment of regional force to combat terrorism in the Sahel

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed the deployment by the so-called Group of Five (G5) – Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger – of a joint force to tackle the threat of terrorism and organized crime in the Sahel region. In a statement issued late last night by his spokesman, the Secretary-General welcomed […]

UNICEF warns 5.6 million Lake Chad Basin children at risk of waterborne diseases in rainy season

UNICEF warns 5.6 million Lake Chad Basin children at risk of waterborne diseases in rainy season

More than 5.6 million children are at increased risk of contracting waterborne diseases, such as cholera and diarrhoeal infections, as the rainy season begins in conflict-affected areas of countries around Lake Chad, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) warned today. “The rains will further complicate what is already a dire humanitarian situation, as millions of […]

Concession Conflict Management Meeting Gets Underway in Monrovia

Concession Conflict Management Meeting Gets Underway in Monrovia

As part of improving citizens’ engagement in concessions management and managing concession-related conflicts, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is organizing a two-day national multi-stakeholders platform meeting in Monrovia, according to a press release yesterday. The meeting brings together four Multi-Stakeholders’ Platforms (MSPs) from affected communities in concession areas in Grand Cape Mount, Maryland, Nimba […]

Lagos Demolishes Shanties Along Ijora Railway Line

Lagos Demolishes Shanties Along Ijora Railway Line

Structures erected along the railway route in Ijora and those close to the blocks of flats being constructed by the Lagos State government in the area were yesterday demolished by the state’s task force. Many of the demolished structures were shanties constructed with wood and roofing sheets. When The Guardian got to the scene, many […]

Nigerian Man Who Works As Female Prostitute for 5 Years Arrested

Nigerian Man Who Works As Female Prostitute for 5 Years Arrested

A man who worked as a female prostitute for five years has been arrested by the police. The man who go by the female name Jennifer Kpaakpa, said in Makurdi yesterday that he would take on the physical attributes of a woman at night and sleep with men after his secondary school classmate initiated him […]

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Declares Assets As Tenure Comes to An End

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Declares Assets As Tenure Comes to An End

When Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was sworn in as Liberia and Africa’s first woman head of state, some eleven years ago, she pledged to set an example for others in her government to follow, starting with the declaration of assets. “I further call on all Presidential aspirants, to consider in their own interest to do the same” […]

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