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May 3, 2018

First female executive director appointed by Dangote Group among others

Adenike Fajemirokun, the Group Chief Risk Officer of Dangote Group, has been appointed the Group Executive Director, President’s Office, being the first female executive director in […]
May 3, 2018

First class graduates in Chinese language emerge at UNILAG for the first time ever

The 49th convocation ceremony of the University of Lagos will witness the emergence of four students to be conferred with first class honours degree of Chinese […]
May 3, 2018

Nigerian, Theresa Lola, wins Brunel African poetry prize

Theresa Lola, a Nigerian poet, has been announced joint winner of the prestigious 2018 Brunel International African Poetry Prize. Lola struggled in the competition amidst over […]
May 2, 2018

Super Eagles midfielder, Ndidi, wins Leicester’s young player of the year award

Nigerian Super Eagles midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, has won Leicester City’s young player of the year award for the 2017/18 season. Ndidi beat Ben Chilwell and Demarai Gray […]
May 2, 2018

Adedeji, Nigerian police officer who has ‘never collected bribe’, honoured by BBC

By: Onifade Bello A.   A Nigerian police officer, Julius Adedeji, who has never collected bribe since he joined the police force, has been honoured by […]
April 29, 2018

University of Maiduguri graduates 78 first class students

By: Onifade Bello A. Seventy-eight students have on Saturday bagged first class honours at the University of Maidaguri, Borno State. Professor Ibrahim Njodi, the Vice-Chancellor of […]
April 29, 2018

Nigerian Army engineers build modern detention centre

By: Onifade Bello A. Engineers of the Nigerian Army have built a two hundred capacity modern detention centre in Maiduguri, Borno State. The facility, which is […]
April 24, 2018

Nigeria’s Moghalu appointed Advocacy for Africa Risk Capacity’s Head of Communications

A Nigerian, Chinedu Moghalu, has been appointed the Senior Communications Specialist/Head, Communications and Advocacy for Africa Risk Capacity/United Nations World Food Programme, based in Johannesburg, South […]
April 20, 2018
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Another Nigerian, Adesola, appointed by the United Nations

By: Onifade Bello A.   Another Nigerian, Bola Adesola, has been appointed to the Board of the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability […]
April 18, 2018

Nigeria’s Emuze elected into UN Rights panel

By: Onifade Bello A.   Amb. Peters Emuze, Nigeria’s candidate has been elected to the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) in […]