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Guinea: Osinbajo To Represent Nigeria At ECOWAS Meeting In Accra

President Muhammadu Buhari would be represented by his deputy, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, at the 2nd Extraordinary Summit of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government on the political situation in the Republic of Guinea today. Prof. Osinbajo had participated last week at the previous ECOWAS Extraordinary Summit on the political situation in Guinea and Mali. That meeting ...

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Sanwo-Olu, FIFA President Grace Football Pitch As Aisha Buhari Cup Kicks Off In Lagos

•Nigeria’s Super Falcons Trash Mali’s Team 2-0 Lagos State, Nigeria’s commercial nerve centre, became the cynosure of the global soccer lenses on Wednesday, as Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu was joined by the President of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), Gianni Infantino, to attend the opening round of the maiden Aisha Buhari Women Cup. Nigeria’s Super Falcons played against Mali’s ...

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Sanwo-Olu Inaugurates State Road Safety Advisory Council

In line with his administration’s commitment to Traffic Management and Transportation, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Wednesday inaugurated a 12-member State Road Safety Advisory Council (SaRSAC), to further work on solving the challenges of road safety in the State. Speaking during the official inauguration of the State Road Safety Advisory Council (SaRSAC) held at the Lagos House, Marina ...

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No Person With Forged Certificates Will Govern Anambra, Says Soludo 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in the November 6 governorship election in Anambra State, Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo, says no person with forged certificates will govern Anambra state. He stated this at an interactive session with political appointees at the Prof. Dora Akunyili Women Development Centre Awka. Soludo said a state like Anambra with ...

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Some Gov Candidates In Anambra Just Seeking Attention — Odili 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Director-General Media and Publicity of Nze Akachukwu Nwankpo campaign organization, Dr. Harris Chuma Odili, has observed that there seems to be more pretenders than contenders in the forthcoming Anambra governorship election. Odili’s critical observations stem from the fact that too many dramatis personae are currently scrambling and jostling for the office of the governor without a ...

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Lagos Eyes $60 Million Investment, As Sanwo-Olu Signs Green Bond Market Agreement

Lagos State becomes the first sub-national Government to activate the framework for the unlocking of the $1 trillion Nigerian Green Bond Market Development Programme to finance key infrastructure projects. On Tuesday, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with FMDQ Group and Financial Sector Deepening (FSD) Africa, which are the programme’s implementing partners on the proposed N25 billion (over ...

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Wealthier Countries Planning Defunding Gas Projects, Compelling African Nations To Make Huge Sacrifice — Osinbajo

“Much of the global investment in clean energy will need to go into Africa. However, instead of prioritizing efforts to redirect global capital to our nations, efforts are currently underway to limit the development of gas projects in Africa, violating the principles of equity and justice enshrined in global agreements”, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. He made this ...

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Osinbajo To Bankers: Take On Transformative Projects

The banking and finance sector has over the years played significant roles in the economy, but emerging challenges require that the sector takes on more transformative projects such as housing and renewable energy, among others, in ways that significantly impact job creation and poverty reduction, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Prof. Osinbajo stated this today in Abuja at ...

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Mbaise Global Foundation Harps On Women’s Economic Development

Mbaise Global Foundation (MGF) is sensitizing Mbaise women toward their mission of building a first class community in a third world country. The organization is on track to facilitate activities for Mbaise women and girls in ways that would enable them to contribute more and effectively to the economic and social growth of the community and themselves as individuals. The ...

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LASG, Energy Firms Agree On Power Supply To Lagosians

…releases 20,000 free prepaid meters for low income areas Lagos State Government, through its Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, on Tuesday signed a Memoranda of Agreement (MOA) with Ikeja Electric and Sahara Power Group to increase power supply and provide uninterrupted power to residents of the State. The agreement between Lagos State Government and the energy firms signed will ...

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