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Dearth of manpower in the mortgage brokerage business will soon be over with the establishment of a training center. The training centre known as MBAN Professional Mortgage Center will provide individuals in the mortgage Sector with the necessary skills that would assist efforts of government and the private sector to bridge housing deficits in the […]

The Organisation for Women in Science for the Developing World, OWSD, wants the Federal Government to address the inequality and gender bias that had been hindering women from venturing into science related disciplines. The President of the Lagos Chapter of the organisation, Professor Joy Okpuzor made the demand at a News conference in Lagos. She […]

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, commended the renewed vigour by ECOWAS member countries to mobilise their own resources to combat terrorism. Malam Garba Shehu, a presidential spokesman in a statement in Abuja on Sunday, said the President spoke at the High Level meeting of the African Union Peace and Security Council […]

The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has promised to raise money for the building of the Bible House in Lagos. The President of the Association, the Reverend Dr. Olasupo Ayokunle made the promise at the twelfth Founder Day Lecture and Awards ceremony of the Bible Society of Nigeria, BSN in Lagos. Reverend Ayokunle said that […]

The Association of Nigerian Licenced Customs Agents, ANALCA, want the Lagos State government to reconsider it’s ban on Okada and tricycle operators in the state. The Vice President of ANALCA, Mr. Kayode Farinton made the demand at a parley with Newsmen in Lagos. He said that the timing of the ban was wrong considering the […]

The Association of Nigerian Licenced Customs Agents, ANALCA, has accused the Customs Service of working against government’s policy of Ease of doing Business. The Vice President of ANALCA, Mr. Kayode Farinton made the allegation at a News conference in Lagos. Mr. Farinton said that Customs was only interested in generating revenue and not facilitating trade. […]

By Monday February 3, the Lagos State Government says 65 new buses will be added to its fleet of buses on some major routes to reduce the impact of the ban on motorcycles and tricycles. In a statement, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Gbenga Omotosho said the new buses would be plying both […]

The Controller News, Radio Nigeria 103.5 FM, Lagos, Abiola Peters has been appointed as the Chairman of Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) Workshop. Peters doubles as the Organising Secretary of JIFROM, a non-profit organization and the umbrella body for over 150 journalists and other volunteers across the world focusing on migration reporting. According to […]

An anti corruption NGO, Human and Environmental Development Agenda, HEDA, wants the Acting Director General, DG, of the Federal Research Institute, Oshodi sacked over Doctoral Degree. In a petition to the Governing Board of Research Institute, HEDA said it has fourteen days to relieve the Acting DG, Dr. Chima Igwe of the position or face […]

The new coronavirus has been declared a global emergency by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread outside China. “The main reason for this declaration is not what is happening in China but what is happening in other countries,” said WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.  The concern is that it could spread […]

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