Governance

Secretary-General Appoints Abubacarr Marie Tambadou Registrar of International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Abubacarr Marie Tambadou of the Gambia as the Registrar of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals. Mr. Tambadou succeeds Olufemi Elias of Nigeria, to whom the Secretary-General is grateful for his dedicated service to the Residual Mechanism and international criminal justice. Until recently, Mr. […]

General

Nigeria: Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) Emergency Tracking Tool (ETT) Report: No. 177 | 22 – 28 June 2020

A total of 1,685 movements were recorded, comprising 1,389 arrivals and 296 departures, between 22 and 28 June 2020. Arrivals were recorded at locations in Askira/Uba, Bama, Dikwa, Gubio, Gwoza, Mobbar and Monguno Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the most-affected Nigerian State of Borno. Arrivals were also recorded in Girei, Gombi, Lamurde, Michika, Mubi North, […]

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The future of livestock in Nigeria: Opportunities and challenges in the face of uncertainty

Preface Nigerian decision makers have to grapple with so many uncertainties from multiple directions that prioritizing interventions and holding a straight course prove a daunting task. In the next decades, population growth, urbanization, smart technological innovations and adoptions, increased movements of people and goods, not to mention climate change, will thoroughly transform Nigerian society, in […]

Trading

NSE All Share index appreciates by 0.47%

Equity transactions on the floor of the Nigerian stock exchange took a positive trend on Wednesday with benchmark index appreciating by 0.47% The All share index closed at 24,594.99 basis points on Wednesday being 115.83 higher than  Tuesday’s 24,479.16. The Market Capitalization appreciated by 7billion or 0.47% to close at N12.83 trillion on Wednesday as […]

Trading

New NEPZA MD assumes office

The new Managing Director of the Nigeria Export Process Zones Authority, NEPZA, Professor Adesoji Adesugba has resumed work with a charge on staff to improve on work ethics with a view to optimize the contribution of the Authority to the country’s Gross National Product. Prof. Adesugba made the remark while addressing the Management staff in […]

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ICT Training: Agency to support Council with capacity building

The National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA has pledged to support the Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC with Information and Communications Technology,ICT, training  and capacity building for its citizens. The Director General, NITDA Mr. Kashifu Inuwa made the pledge while receiving  officials of AMAC, led by the Chairman, Adamu Candido who were on an official […]

Medicine

FCTA seeks more stakeholders synergy to defeat Covid-19

The Minister of State in the Nigerian Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, Dr. Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu has called for more concerted efforts among FCT stakeholders in the fight against the dreaded coronavirus pandemic across the territory. The Minister made the call while unveiling FCT Health news magazine tittle COVID-19: Bello’s Bold Steps Against Pandemic in Abuja Nigeria’s […]