CCNN– the Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN), with trademark of Sokoto Cement, has commence the disbursement of N5m annual scholarship bursaries to 50 students. At presentation of the bursaries/scholarships awards to recipients on Wednesday, the Managing Director of Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN), Alhaji Ibrahim Aminu, said that the CCNN’s Corporate Social Responsibility … Continue reading CCNN dole out N5million bursaries, scholarships to 50 students
According to UNICEF’s official on Wednesday disclosed that more than 180 million people in crisis-torn countries have no access to drinking water while Nigeria suffers 75% of water and infrastructure destroyed by insurgency in the Northeast. Mr Sanjay Wijesekera, UNICEF’s Global Chief of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, who stated this at the beginning of the … Continue reading Over 180m people in crisis-torn countries have no access to drinking water – UNICEF
Education empowerment is a bedrock of the society. The Advisory Board for the Nigeria Prize for Literature sponsored by the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Company Limited, led by Emeritus Prof. Ayo Banjo, disclosed that three (3) entries have emerged on the final shortlist in a statement signed by the General Manager, External Relations, NLNG, Kudo … Continue reading NLNGCL 3 finalists for $100,000 literature star prize emerge
DIABETIC PATIENTS– the District Governor, Lions Club District 404B1, Oyewole Oyewunmi, has disclosed that the foremost Lion Club will engage medical experts to freely treat and give drugs to 10,000 diabetic patients in its coverage areas in Oyo, Lagos and Ogun states respectively. Oyewunmi made this disclosure during press briefing in Abeokuta ahead of his … Continue reading LionClub to treat 10,000 high blood sugar, diabetics patients in Oyo, Lagos
NIRSAL– the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending, a subsidiary of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has started the initiative to uplifts and support farmers through the boosting of rice plantation, cultivation and production with the provision of N1.83billion to over 24,731 rice farmers across all the local government areas of Kebbi State. … Continue reading Nigeria Incentive-Based RSAL commence disbursement of N1.83billion to 24,732 farmers
The educational system in the country is beclouded by incurably bad policy implemented by the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu and Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB registrar, Professor Ishaq Oloyede, this incurably bad policy is about to collapse the Nigeria educational system if care is not taken. Among the educational scholars, stakeholders and … Continue reading Is JAMB about to destroy educational system in Nigeria, a single mistake?
MILITARY- accusations of violation human rights against Nigeria military have refused to be thrown under carpet. It is made worse by the bid to get rid of insurgents in the North East and maintain peace across the country. There was persistent allegations of human rights violation against the military by international organisations, individuals as well … Continue reading Panel probe over purported alleged human right violation, non-compliance to ethics by the military