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Bi-Courtney to spend N500m to improve MMA2 facilities

MMA 2 Terminal The management of Bi-Courtney Aviation Service Ltd (BASL) on Wednesday said it would spend about N500 million to improve facilities at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal Two (MMA2), Lagos. Chief Executive Officer of BASL, Christophe Pennick, told journalists that the money would be used to u...

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Posted on May 14, 2014

Good Policy Implementation Will Improve Oil Production – CSR Advocacy Group

A Corporate Social Responsibility advocacy group, CSR-In-Action, has stressed the need for good policy implementation in Nigeria’s Oil and Gas sector, saying it will increase production and facilitate diversification of the economy. The call comes as the Nigerian government is adopting strategies aimed at d...

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Posted on Nov 4, 2013

World Bank, Nigeria to partner efforts to improve quality of Education

By Citizens platform The World Bank has formally launched a project that would support Nigeria’s quest towards improving the quality of education using a results based financing model. According to the World Bank, this approach allows the disbursement of funds only when agreed results are achieved by the pa...

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Posted on Oct 18, 2013

Enact Laws That Will Improve The Lives of People-Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan has urged African legislatures to give greater attention to enacting laws that will further empower and enhance the living conditions of the people they represent. Speaking while receiving a briefing from the Senate Leader, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba on the Africa Legislative Summi...

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Posted on Oct 10, 2013

Jonathan Charges African Leaders To Improve Human Development Indicators

President Goodluck Jonathan said Monday in Abuja that African leaders need to make a greater effort to achieve more significant improvements on the continent’s human development indicators. Speaking at an audience with Zambia’s new High Commissioner to Nigeria, Lt.-Col. Bizwayo Newton Nkunika (rtd.), Pres...

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Posted on Sep 17, 2013

Africa must improve its human development indicators – Pres. Jonathan

By Citizens platform President Goodluck Jonathan said Monday in Abuja that African leaders need to make a greater effort to achieve more significant improvements on the continent’s human development indicators. Speaking at an audience with Zambia’s new High Commissioner to Nigeria, Lt.-Col. Bizwayo Newton...

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Posted on Sep 16, 2013

Rectors urge FG to improve funding of federal polytechnics

Some Rectors of the Federal Polytechnics on Wednesday called on the Federal Government to fund the nation’s higher institutions to enable them to produce qualified graduates. They told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin that government needed to give priority to technical education to ...

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Posted on Aug 21, 2013

Jigawa state reaffirms commitment to improve literacy

By Citizens platform Jigawa State Governor Sule Lamido The Jigawa state government has disclosed that the sum of N1 billion has been spent in training up to 18,000 adults on basic literacy and provision of learning facilities across the state. These are part of efforts to the United Nations Educational, Scien...

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Posted on Aug 21, 2013

Recovered Crude Oil Can Be Used To Improve Our Economy

A well-known Nigerian petro-chemical engineer, Professor Godwin Igwe, on Wednesday said that crude oil that is recovered should be taken to Nigerian university campuses where students can be taught how to use this crude to improve the nation’s economy. Professor Godwin Igwe who was a guest on Channels telev...

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Posted on Jul 31, 2013

DG BPE says private investors take over will improve power supply

By Citizens platform The Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Benjamin Dikki has assured Nigerians that power supply in the country will improve when the private investors take over. In a statement by the Bureau Head Public Communications, Chigbo Anichebe, the DG expressed confidenc...

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Posted on Jun 25, 2013

Public Service Day: UN urges leaders to improve on service delivery

Citizens platform As the United Nations marks the 2013 Public Service Day, the Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon has called on leaders across the globe to focus on improving service delivery and good governance in their respective countries. In a speech read on behalf of the UN leader Monday at the UN Public Serv...

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Posted on Jun 25, 2013

Group Urges Government To Improve Childhood Education

Education as a Vaccine (EVA), a youth-led NGO focused on improving the health and development of children and young people, has called on government to play its part in educating Nigeria’s next generation; during their first annual gala event held recently. The gala event, titled ‘A Night to Laugh and Lea...

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Posted on May 1, 2013

EVA urges government to improve childhood education

By Citizensplatform Education as a Vaccine (EVA), a youth-led NGO has called on government to play its part in educating Nigeria’s next generation. The organisation which focuses on improving the health and development of children and young people, made this request during their first annual gala event held...

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Posted on May 1, 2013

Experts Urge African Countries To Improve Funds For Science research

African countries have been urged to improve the level of funding for Space Science and Technology Education to ensure it boost socio-economic development of the continent through its regional centres. Experts from 14 countries at the 6th Consultative Meeting of the Governing Board of the African Regional Ce...

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Posted on Apr 19, 2013

NUC set to improve ranking of Nigeria’s universities

Nigeria’s universities long missing in the elite league of global universities, perpetually in the last two decades, not even emerging in the first 3,000 worldwide, are about to change their profile as the National Universities Commission (NUC) on Thursday began a nationwide training for university admi...

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Posted on Apr 5, 2013

World Bank to Finance Nigeria’s Efforts to Improve Education Quality and Boost Job Opportunities for Young People

By Citizensplatform The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors on Tuesday approved the sum of $ 450 million for two projects in Nigeria to boost employment opportunities for young people in 20 states. According to a statement by the World Bank Africa, the money will also be used to improve education qual...

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Posted on Mar 27, 2013

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