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AU body appoints Nigerian clergyman its ambassador

The African Union’s (AU) Economic, Social and Cultural Council (ECOSOCC), on Tuesday, appointed a Nigerian clergyman, Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere, the General Overseer of Omega Power Ministries (OPM), as its AU Agenda-2063 ambassador. ECOSOCC is an advisory body of the African Union designed to give Civil Society Organisations a voice in AU institutions and decision-making processes. […]

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Obaseki swears in 14 new permanent secretaries, as Edo readies for e-governance switchover February 1

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on Tuesday, swore in 14 new permanent secretaries, urging them on the delivery of efficient and quality services to Edo people. Obaseki, at the swearing-in of the new permanent secretaries, comprising nine males and five females at the Government House, Benin City, said the government will switch over […]

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Fresh CVR registration hits 5.17m

INEC says fresh registration in the third quarter of the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) nationwide has hit 5,173,335. INEC in its weekly update on CVR for Quarter 3, Week 3, in Abuja on Monday, also disclosed that 2,665,421 registrants had completed online and physical registration. This according to the updated statistics comprised 1,344,813 males, […]

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UN’s Under-Secretary-General Promises More Support For Borno State

The United Nations, UN, Under-Secretary-General and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mr. Martin Griffiths has promised more support for Borno State’s policies and effort to restore peace and unite the people.   Mr Griffiths made the promise when he led a team comprising the UN Representative and the acting Resident Humanitarian Co-Ordinator, Mr Mattias Schmale among some […]