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How NPA is investing in opening up Warri Port for business

Business Day Online 18 May 2022
The concentration of port activities in the city of Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial ...

Gregorio reappointed as SEARCA Director

Journal Online 18 May 2022
Dr. Glenn B ... Camacho Jr. held last May 2, Dr ... According to Dr ... Dr ... Moreover, Dr ... Gregorio served the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) for almost 30 years, including a five-year stint as IRRI’s rice breeder in Africa based at Africa Rice Centre station at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture in Nigeria in 2004-2009 ... ....

Social media can be a force for good in a crisis: lessons from Lagos

Beijing News 17 May 2022
We set out to assess the role that social media played in driving public engagement with Covid health measures in Lagos, Nigeria ... One particular Twitter account, @Aproko_doctor (Dr Chinonso Egemba, a doctor, actor and editor) had as many followers as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) - just over one million at the time.

Monkeypox detected in the UK: Here’s what we know about the virus

Independent online (SA) 16 May 2022
... recently flew into the UK from Nigeria earlier this month ... The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said that since the re-emergence of monkeypox in Nigeria in September 2017, the country has continued to record sporadic cases of the disease from states across the country.

This Day in History - May 16

Jamaica Observer 16 May 2022
Romano Prodi, an economist who led a centre-left coalition dominated by former communists to electoral victory, is chosen as premier of Italy’s 55th post-war Government ... Twenty-nine people are killed and about 100 others injured in five nearly simultaneous suicide bombing attacks in Casablanca, Morocco’s largest city and commercial centre.

Africa's week in pictures: 29 April-5 May 2022

Yahoo Daily News 06 May 2022
In the city of Lagos on Monday - when Nigeria and most of Africa marked Eid - a woman takes photos of her outfit outside a mosque. In Nigeria's north-eastern city of Maiduguri, capital of the state at the centre of the Boko Haram insurgency, these boys don sunglasses as part of their Eid look.

QNET marks the month of Ramadan through global initiatives

Egypt Commercial News 06 May 2022
The holy month of Ramadan is time for families and friends to come together to share in prayer and break their fast together at sunset ... In Lagos, Nigeria, QNET reached out to the Door of Peace (Bab Es Salaam) Orphanage Home, a centre that focuses on housing children from Muslim families since 1990, donating foodstuffs, provisions, and toiletries ... .

Secretary-General Calls Fallen Staff ‘Unsung Heroes’, in Wreath-Laying Ceremony Marking 2011 Terrorist Attack on Nigeria’s United Nations House

Reliefweb 05 May 2022
Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the wreath‑laying ceremony at the United Nations House, in Abuja, Nigeria, today ... In our victim-centred approach, perpetrators must be held accountable. We remain steadfast in our commitment to support a peaceful Nigeria for all people.

President Akufo-Addo appoints Mrs Yakubu as Small Arms Executive Secretary

Ghana News Agency 05 May 2022
Mrs Yakubu was once a Trainer of youth groups on Alternative Paths to Peace in the Niger Delta for the Women's Centre for Peace and Development (WOPED) in Nigeria and a Trainer on Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration (DDR) in South Sudan for the Bonn International Centre for Conflict Studies (BICC).

Northeast Nigeria Operational Update, March 2022

Reliefweb 05 May 2022
... formal camps in the municipality as of March 2022.The team visitedPolo Livelihood Centre in the MMC where UNHCR and its partner, American University of Nigeria, are training vulnerable women on tailoring, groundnut oil extraction, and cap making, as well as youth on ICT skills.

Zenith Bank appoints Henry Chinedu Onwuzurigbo as MD/CEO

Ghana News Agency 04 May 2022
He has attended various courses in Leadership, Strategy, Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and General Banking Practices at the London Business School, Euromoney, Lagos Business School, and Financial Institution Training Centre, Nigeria (FITC).

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