Business & Finance

Food Importation: CBN backs President Buhari’s directive on FOREX

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive that foreign exchange should no longer be approved for the importation of food in Nigeria is in line with the bank’s policies.President Buhari had last week directed the apex…

Kaduna government disburses World Bank education grant

NSE Urges FG to Deploy Space Assets to Tackle Insecurity

Ease of Doing Business: Obaseki’s Production Center initiative attracts more SMEs, boosts light manufacturing sector

Medical/Health Care

WFP Niger Country Brief, June 2019

In Numbers2,248 mt of food assistance distributed in MayUS$ 417,318 cash-based transfers in MayUS$ 12.3 m five months (August-December 2019) net funding requirements1,040,704 people assisted from January to May 2019Strategic Updates WFP is assessing re…

WFP Nigeria Country Brief, June 2019

HEALTH COMMISSIONER HAILS GOVERNMENT OVER HOSPITAL REFURBISHMENT

ANAMBRA LEADS IN HEALTHCARE DELIVERY

General

UNHCR Niger: Flash Note Maradi Situation – 20 August 2019

Maradi: a concerning new emergency situation on the Niger-Nigerian borderA sudden rise in fierce violence in Nigeria’s North-Western Zamfara, Sokoto and Katsina States has led to a new emergency situation in Niger’s Maradi Region. Thousands of people, …

Revamp of Secretariat Complex, new Treasury House’ll redefine work environment for civil servants – Edo govt

UN, US Honor Humanitarian Workers on World Humanitarian Day

World Humanitarian Day: Obaseki lauds roles of women aid workers

Technology

Gombe Governor declares state of emergency in education

Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has declared State of Emergency in Education, following the 2019 ranking of the West African Examinations Council, WAEC, which places the state at the 34th position.The Governor said in a statement that he…

Obaseki’s education reforms: Edo Poly Usen set to hold Technology, Innovation Day

NITDA advocates blockchain technology for Nigerian schools

Board withdraws candidate result