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NANTS begins construction of World-Class Abattoir in Abuja

The National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS), in collaboration with West African Institute for Trade and Agricultural Development (WAITAD), has begun the construction of a Word-Class small-scale Abattoir in Gwagwalada Area Council, Abuja.   The project is tagged “Innovative Investment in Livestock and Meat Value Chain Development and Trade.’’   It is supported by ECOWAS […]

Key Issues

Edo reads riot act, warns against operating creches, orphanage homes, others without registration

The Edo State Government has warned residents against operating Creches, Children/Orphanage Homes, Elderly/Aged Persons’ Homes, Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), among others without relevant registration certificates.   In a statement, Secretary to the Edo State Government, Osarodion Ogie Esq., directed all facilities presently operating without relevant registration certificates to visit the State […]

Medicine

Post COVID-19: Women’s participation crucial to economic recovery- Ihekweazu

In building back from COVID-19 pandemic, women’s participation is crucial to economic recovery since they make up half of Nigeria’s population, Mrs Vivianne Ihekweazu, Managing Director, Nigeria Health Watch, said on Friday.   Ihekweazu made the assertion in Abuja at the maiden edition of the #HealthMeetsArt Gala themed  “Celebrating Womanhood”.   She said that governments […]