HEPIQ-C PROJECT: NIGERIA’S MINISTRY OF HEALTH, PAT WILLIS ECO COMMENCE COLLABORATIVE TALKS WITH VICTORIA CARE CENTRE-UK

As part of its on going efforts at achieving qualitative and result-oriented health care delivery system for its senior citizens the Nigerian Ministry of Health under the auspices of HEPIQ-C PROJECT has in conjunction with London based Pat Willis Eco commenced collaborative talks with The Victoria Care Centre, situated in Royal Park, London with a view to replicating its operative skills especially in the area of service delivery system and personnel training. Speaking recently as the head of Nigerian delegation to to the top-of-the-class Care Centre, Dr Saidu Ahmed Dumbulwa,…

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Why Afrobeats stars are being embraced by the Western world

LET’S face it: Afrobeats didn’t really need an endorsement from Beyoncé in 2019. Wizkid, Burna Boy, Mr Eazi, Tiwa Savage and Tekno — all featured vocalists on her latest album, The Lion King: The Gift — are big Nigerian stars in their own right, smashing streaming stats and racking up millions of YouTube views. As such, they’ve been hugely important in transforming this hybrid of Ghanaian highlife, US hip hop and Jamaican dancehall from a popular West African style into a global pop phenomenon. Of course, Beyoncé isn’t the first…

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‘President Buhari doesn’t know where he kept his Certificate, Pardon Him’ – Lai Mohammed

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has appealed to fellow Nigerians to pardon President Muhammadu Buhari for not knowing the location of his school certificate. During an interview on Channels Television Sunrise Daily on September 6, when asked about President Buhari’s missing certificate, Alhaji Mohammed said that the President deserved to be pardoned for not knowing where his certificate was after leaving school 53 years ago. “53 years after a fellow has left secondary school, I think we should pardon him if he does not know where he…

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Mugabe Death: The Rise and Fall of Robert Mugabe (1924 – 2019)

Robert Mugabe, the former leader of Zimbabwe forced to resign in 2017 after a 37-year rule whose early promise was eroded by economic turmoil, disputed elections and human rights violations, has died. He was 95. His successor President Emmerson Mnangagwa confirmed Mugabe’s death in a tweet Friday, mourning him as an “icon of liberation.” He did not provide details. Mugabe, who took power after white minority rule ended in 1980, blamed Zimbabwe’s economic problems on international sanctions and once said he wanted to rule for life. But growing discontent about…

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100 days in office: Makinde commissions block of 20 classrooms…to enforce free, quality basic education

The Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has commissioned a block of 20 classrooms at the Baptist Secondary School, Oyo, to commemorate his first 100 days in office. This was as the Governor stated that his administration would remain committed to ensuring quality and free basic education for all and sundry in the state. Governor Makinde, according to a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Taiwo Adisa, stated these on Thursday, while commissioning the Model School at Oyo. The Governor said: “I want to assure you that our…

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