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Nigeria President Jonathan reiterates commitment to tackle unemployment, poverty

Abuja President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday in Abuja reiterated that the Federal Government was committed to tackling unemployment and poverty in order to fight terrorism and other vices. Jonathan gave the assurance while declaring open a two-day Peace and Security Summit organised by the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA). The president, who was represented by the […]

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Possibilities Of Nigeria @ 100

NIGERIA will be 100 by January 1, 2014, a date that marks the British amalgamation of the Northern and Southern Protectorates, some say for administrative convenience, to form the country called Nigeria. Activities are lined up to celebrate the centenary. They would stretch from next month to October 1, 2014. Some would be wondering what […]


NIGERIA: Polio immunisation not enough – Experts

MEDICAL experts have said periodic immunisation is not enough to eradicate polio and other preventable child killer diseases, even as the next round of National Immunisation Plus Days, NIPDs, is scheduled to begin nationwide in February. Speaking, Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, said routine immunisation was more sustainable in the fight against […]