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NUC: In 1949, there were only 210 university students… now there’re 2million

  Abubakar Rasheed, Executive Secretary of National Universities Commission (NUC), says the population of students in public and private universities is currently about two million. Rasheed...

Nigeria spends less than one percent of its GDP on healthcare, says World Bank

Jim Yong Kim, President of the World Bank Group, says the Nigeria spends less than one per cent of its Gross Domestic Product (GDP)...

Bayelsa, World Bank Partner To Create 7,000 Jobs

The Bayelsa state government says it intends to create at least 7,000 temporary jobs through the implementation of projects funded from the $50 million development loan obtained from the World Bank.
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World Bank Gives Livelihood Support Packages To Borno IDPs

The World Bank has commenced the distribution of food items and livelihood support packages to internally displaced persons who recently returned to their homelands in Borno.

World Bank To Inject $500m Into Basic Education In Nigeria

The World Bank has set aside 500 million dollars as grant to fund basic education in five states of the country for five years.

World Bank, Sokoto Govt. In N8.8b Partnership For Projects In 10 LGAs

The World Bank and the Sokoto State Government will execute various projects amounting to N8.8 billion in 10 local government areas of the state.
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World Bank To Spend $2.1 Billion In Rebuilding Northeast

By Samuel Malik The World Bank has concluded plans to spend about $2.1 billion to rebuild the insurgency-battered North east, a decision President Muhammadu Buhari...

UNIBEN Emerges Centre For Reproductive Health In West Africa

From Jefferson Ibiwale, Benin The University of Benin, UNIBEN, has received a grant from the World Bank to serve as Centre for Research for Reproductive...


NHIS ran Northern offices for years with one nurse – Executive Secretary

THE National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), formerly known as the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), ran its offices in...

Naira redesign: CBN recovers N1trn old notes

THE Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele has said about N1 trillion of the old...

WHO: 29 per cent of all deaths in Nigeria caused by Non-Communicable Diseases

NO less than 29 per cent of all deaths in Nigeria are caused by Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) according to...

Nigerians react as Chatham House invites Obi, Atiku, Kwankwaso to London

CHATHAM House which recently hosted the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu, has also extended...

Despite tech layoffs, Nigerian start-ups seek employees

In the midst of mass layoffs in tech companies globally, some Nigerian companies are looking for employees. According to Nairametrics,...
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Nigerian fintech companies shame, threaten customers for late payment of loans

Edited by Ajibola AMZAT YETUNDE Adewole lost her phone in...

Illegal loan apps ignore Nigeria’s cyber laws, continue to shame customers

RAUFU Kareem took a loan from AddMoney, an app...

Why UAE refuses work permit applications from Nigerians

  THE on-going rift between the governments of Nigeria and...

Russia’s ‘Satan 2’ nuclear missile NOT capable of destroying the whole world

AMID the ongoing Russia – Ukraine crisis, a viral post...

Behold candidates for the 2023 presidential election (LIST)

June 9 marks the end of the deadline given...
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