Sugar tax, a welcome development — Experts

Experts in the health sector have said that the newly introduced sugar tax was a welcome development in Nigeria. They made known at a webinar organised by the Nigeria Health Watch in Lagos on Tuesday entitled: ”Does Nigeria Need Sugar Tax?”. In his contribution, Dr Fola Adeola, Chairman, FATE Foundation, said that little savings in […]


UNICEF Launches Campaign To Boost COVID-19 Vaccinations In Africa

NAIROBI– The United Nations children’s fund (UNICEF), yesterday kicked off an eight-week campaign, to help boost COVID-19 vaccinations across Africa.   UNICEF said, the first ever U-Report Challenge, which comes a week after COVAX delivered its billionth dose in Rwanda, calls on all 13.3 million U-Reporters in Africa, to help get vaccines to the unvaccinated. […]


Obaseki visits, commiserates with family of late Edo NLC Chair

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has commiserated with the family of the late chairman of the state chapter of the Nigerian Labour Congress, Comrade Sunny Osayande. Obaseki, who led other top government functionaries on a condolence visit to the home of the deceased, pledged to support the family in giving the late labour […]


Academy plans training for Nigerians on developmental ideas

Yanmo Online Coaching Academy (YOCA), a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) says it plans to train Nigerians on developmental ideas by changing their mindset towards sustainable economic development. Ms Adetula Yanmo, the Chief Executive Officer, YOCA, said this at a pre-master class news conference in Abuja on Tuesday. Yanmo said that the training was necessary for […]



January 2022