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LAGOS, Nigeria (VOICE Of NAIJA)- The corporate social responsibility arm of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has commenced the 2022 edition of its National Essay Competition (NEC) with a call for entries. The annual National Essay Competition (NEC) which is part of our Foundation’s education initiative is aimed at promoting literacy and encouraging healthy and intellectual competition amongst senior secondary school students in Nigeria and across the African continent. Nigerian government on how they can reach an agreement with ASUU to improve tertiary education in the country.” All essays must be handwritten (not typed) and students have up until October…

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By Sirajo Bala SB No sooner had the Gombe State Urban Planning and Development Authority (GOSUPDA), removed the illegally erected structure belonging to Gombe Good Leadership Association, GGLA and the PDP publicity materials in that location than Jibril Barde, the PDP Gubernatorial candidate daringly returned to same site and erected his campaign billboards which were adjudged as prohibited within that axis of the State capital, owing to its nearness to the Presidential Lodge and other Government establishments. What Danbarde and his band of ‘above the laws’ do not know is that the rule of law and enforcement of same is…

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By Stephen Shaibu Ojate History has it that after our Independence, Nigeria Schools and Universities in particular were centre of destination for Students from European, Asian and other African Countries who came in drove to pursue their educational career. The account has it that there were high admission enrolments of foreigners in our School and the diverse people in the Universities then makes it interesting. Historian hinted that this was not only observed on Student angle alone, as it was as well seen in the Lecturing as Intellectuals from different part of the world came Nigeria to secure employment and…

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RICHMOND, Texas (VOICE OF NAIJA) – Popular Nigerian Nollywood Actor, Bolanle Ninalowo, has revealed that relocating to Nigeria is beginning to pay off. The versatile actor who has numerous movies and sitcoms to his credit, relocated to Nigeria a couple of years ago, taking the movie industry by storm with his impeccable and flawless movie interpretation. Voiceofnaija.ng caught up with the multitalented and versatile actor on his way outside the country in the course of the week, and Ninalowo spoke extensively about his career as well as his challenges over the years. Bolanle Ninalowo is obsessed with his family and…

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GOMBE, Nigeria (VOICE OF NAIJA) – Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State says his administration will continue to strengthen mutual cooperation and partnership with the Federal Ministry of Water Resources and the World Bank towards the expansion of water supply for the benefit of the people in both urban and rural communities of the State. Governor Inuwa Yahaya gave this indication when he received a delegation from the World Bank, under the auspices of the Sustainable Urban and Rural Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (SURWASH) led jointly by the World Bank’s Task Team Lead, Mr. Gérard Soppe and national…

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IBADAN, Nigeria (VOICE OF NAIJA) – The people of Kolajo community in Oluyole Local Government Area of Oyo State have commended the member representing Oluyole Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Tolulope Akande-Sadipe, for replacing a faulty 500KVA transformer in the community. The Chairman, General community, Mr. Dauda Lawal; the Chairman, Kolajo Community, Mr. Emmanuel Titilolu and a Community leader, Mr. Iliasu Adekola, who made the commendation on behalf of the people today, thanked the lawmaker for always coming to their aid. The trio described Akande-Sadipe as a lawmaker who stands by her words, adding that she fulfilled her promise…

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DELHI, India (VOICE OF NAIJA) – Indian American Social Entrepreneur Dr. Tausif Malik after successfully launching the EdTech platform RiseBack.org offering Affordable Colleges Degree to students in the USA, launches the platform for the African professionals & students. RiseBack is one of the first and only EdTech platform offering Undergraduate & Graduate degree programs and has partnered with leading Indian Universities to offer Affordable Colleges Degree to American Students and the African Students & Professionals. Students & professionals can study for Undergraduate & Graduate degrees at affordable fees and they don’t need to worry about the High cost of Education…

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LONDON, England (VOICE OF NAIJA) – A recent report by Global Remote Work Index by NordLayer, a business security solution by Nord Security has listed Germany as the top country for remote work. It is followed by Denmark, the USA, Spain, Lithuania, Netherlands, Sweden, Estonia, Singapore, and France. The report evaluated 66 countries in total. The full list is available here: https://nordlayer.com/global-remote-work-index/ The index was compiled by assessing and comparing the countries using four index dimensions. Together, they combine various detailed attributes (or sub-dimensions) that help evaluate general remote-work attractiveness: 1. Cybersecurity — infrastructure, response, and legal measures. 2. Economic…

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DELTA, Nigeria (VOICE OF NAIJA) – The National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS) has described the deep-water operations of Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited (SNEPCo) as best in class. The Group General Manager of NAPIMS, the investment arm of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Limited (NNPC), Mr. Bala Wunti, gave this commendation when he led his leadership team on an inspection of the SNEPCo-operated Bonga Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel last Thursday. “One of the best companies on planet earth is called Shell,” Wunti said, adding that NAPIMS would support the enhancement of accommodation provision for…

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YENAGOA, Nigeria (VOICE OF NAIJA) – A Community Development Service, CDS,  group of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has erected and unveiled a billboard to support the anti-corruption campaign of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The billboard, erected at the busy Opolo market junction, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, was initiated and constructed by corps members in the NYSC’s EFCC/ICPC CDS Group. Out-going President of the CDS group, Busayo Adepoju said that her group embarked  on the project  to educate the masses in Bayelsa on the need to shun corruption and offer the public correct interpretation of the mandates of the EFCC and…

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