WAEC releases 2020 WASSCE results - newsheadline247.com
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WAEC releases 2020 WASSCE results, withholds 215,149

EDUCATION “The results of Two Hundred and Fifteen Thousand One Hundred and Forty-Nine (215,149) candidates, representing 13.98% of the total number of candidates that sat the examination, are being withheld…” The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), has released the results of the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for School Candidates. Head of Read more

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YYF: Ogun opposes anti-Ibo agenda, warns ethno-religious jingoists

The government of Ogun State has condemned anti-Ibo agenda saying the state remains home to all Nigerians and foreigners who have legitimate reasons to live, work, visit or do business there. While warning some ethno-religious jingoists and their collaborators to desist from heating up the polity via inciteful and provocative statements and video clips on Read more

African Union 2nd Mid-Year Coordination Meeting closes, resolve to strengthen collaboration between RECs, RMs, member states - newsheadline247.com
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African Union 2nd Mid-Year Coordination Meeting closes, resolve to strengthen collaboration between RECs, RMs, member states

The virtual meeting that took place on 22nd October 2020 under the chairmanship of H.E Cyril Ramaphosa, President of the Republic of South Africa and Chairperson of the African Union (AU), concluded its work with a strong determination for the Heads of State and Government of the member countries to work hand in gloves so as Read more

Assets Declaration: Gov. Makinde’s source of wealth will be verified – Presidency/newsheadline247
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PDP consoles Governor Makinde over mother’s death

Press Release The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on behalf of the National Executive Committee and entire PDP family, consoles our Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, over the passage of his amiable and highly revered mother; the Matriarch of the Makinde family, Madam Omojolagbe Abigail Makinde. Our party grieves over the Read more

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Robbery: MKO Abiola’s sons sue Lagos Police Commissioner over detention by SARS

Press Release Two sons of late Moshood Abiola, winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, Kassim and Aliyu, who were arrested and detained over a robbery incident that took place at their father’s residence on September 2, have approached the High Court of Lagos State in the Ikeja Judicial Division for the enforcement of their Read more

Group urges voters, INEC, FG to ensure seamless elections in Edo, Ondo - newsheadline247.com
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Group urges voters, INEC, FG to ensure seamless elections in Edo, Ondo

Press Release The Developmental Initiatives, a Non-governmental Organisation has expressed concerns that the national economy is in a precarious state that cannot absorb any other socio-political shocks. While acknowledging the efforts of the Federal Government to address gross infrastructural deficits, it laments that intractable cycles of economic recession compounded by the fallouts of Corona Virus Read more

Prudential Zenith Life donates $100,000 usd to slum2school towards fighting effects of COVID-19 in Nigeria - newsheadline247.com
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Prudential Zenith Life donates $100,000 USD to Slum2School towards fighting effects of COVID-19 in Nigeria

Press Release Prudential Zenith Life Insurance has donated the sum of One Hundred Thousand United States Dollars (US$100,000) to Slum2School Africa to help combat the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on education in disadvantaged communities in Nigeria. The donation was made through a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Fund from the Prudence Foundation, the community investment Read more

COVID-19: BUA donates ambulances, facemasks to Akwa Ibom, Abia - newsheadline247.com
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COVID-19: BUA donates ambulances, facemasks to Akwa Ibom, Abia

Press Release In its continued support to boost the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, the BUA Group has donated five ambulances, 100,000 reusable cotton made facemasks to the Akwa Ibom State government, and three ambulances to the Abia State government. Representatives of BUA, who presented the donations to the governors, Udom Emmanuel in Uyo and Read more

Relationship between Gov Abiodun, Gboyega Isiaka remains strong despite detractors’ campaign of calumny - newsheadline247.com
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Relationship between Gov Abiodun, Gboyega Isiaka remains strong despite detractors’ campaign of calumny – Bolaji Adeniji

Press Statement Associates and supporters of Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka (GNI), the governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) in Ogun State 2019 election, have said his relationship with Governor Dapo Abiodun remains strong despite series of campaigns of calumny from detractors. This was made known in a statement signed by Isiaka’s spokesperson, Mr Read more

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AfDB: In West Africa, harnessing youth workforce could speed economic recovery post-COVID-19 era

Press Release ABUJA, Nigeria, July 12, 2020/ — Growth in West Africa, poised to expand by 4.0 percent in 2020, now projected to contract by -2.0 percent in 2020; Demand for science, technology, engineering and mathematics increasing, though school enrolment, retention rates poor. West Africa’s burgeoning youth population offers a strategic workforce which can be harnessed Read more