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Gombe Partners Mercy Corps to Strengthen Market Systems, Develop Human Capital

Gombe Partners Mercy Corps to Strengthen Market Systems, Develop Human Capital

Gombe state Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya says his administration is committed to enhancing human capital development for self sustainability through close partnership and collaboration with relevant organizations. The Governor made the assertion when he played host to the Country Director of Mercy Corps, a USAID funded international humanitarian organisation that supports market actors with specific attention to youths and ...

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Obaseki Excites Edo Teachers with Digitised Teaching

Edo Teachers and Digitalised Teaching

…Edo Teachers Say Obaseki’s Reforms in Education Flattening the Curve of Learning, Poverty The unprecedented achievements recorded by the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration in the education sector have continued to attract commendations of stakeholders, with Edo teachers reaffirming their support for the reelection bid of the governor. The teachers under the aegis of Concerned Edo Teachers, lauded the governor for ...

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How Death of Burundi President Fulfilled Another of TB Joshua’s 2020 Prophecies

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The surprising news of the death of Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza, aged 55, coincides with one of TB Joshua’s prophetic declarations for 2020. “Many sicknesses and diseases that leaders have been treating privately will surface this year. They will become bedridden and many will not make it,” Joshua declared on December 28th 2019 in his much-publicised prophetic message for the ...

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An in-depth Look at Future of Africa’s Energy Mix, Transition and Investment Amid COVID-19

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The webinar will be guided by the question: Is Now the Time for Renewables? Speakers will include: Nelisiwe Magubane, Chairperson of Matleng Energy Solutions; Suzanne Jaworowski, Senior Advisor of Policy & Communications at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Nuclear Energy and Massaer Cisse, General Manager of Lekela Power Senegal; The webinar will take place on Thursday, 28 May ...

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Ecobank Most Innovative Bank in Africa, Says Global Finance

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Global Finance has named Ecobank as the most innovative bank in Africa. The announcement was made at the eighth Global Finance annual awards, the Innovators 2020, honoring entities that regularly identify new paths and design new tools in finance. Categories in the award include Top Innovations in Corporate Finance, Payments, Trade Finance, Cash Management, Islamic Finance, with Winners selected from ...

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Yebo: Home of Know Africa, Be Africa


By Apo Newsroom The spirit of Africa has lived through oral narratives for generations. Documentation of the continent through digital stories is a quest many lovers of Africa have been yearning for with little to celebrate about. About a month ago, Africa’s largest content house launched the first factual Video on Demand platform on the continent. The aim was simple, ...

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South Africa COVID-19 Cases Exceed 20,000, Deaths Near 400

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Coronavirus infections in South Africa surged past 20,000 with close to 400 deaths, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said on Friday. Channels Television reports that in a statement the ministry confirmed 20,125 coronavirus positive cases, and a total of 397 deaths countrywide. The continent’s most industrialised nation has the highest number of coronavirus infections, with the coastal province of the Western ...

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COVID-19 Palliatives: Gombe Governor Inaugurates Committee

Gombe Governor Inaugurates

…as Emir of Gombe Leads Committee By James Ezema Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has inaugurated a 38- man special committee on relief and palliatives to cushion the effect of the partial lockdown in the State occasioned by the Coronavirus Pandamic. The Street Reporters Newspaper reports that inaugurating the committee at the new banquet hall of the Government ...

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Facebook Expands Coronavirus Information Center to 24 More Countries in Africa


Facebook has is expanding its Coronavirus Information Center to 24 more countries in Africa as part of its ongoing commitment to empowering people around the world with timely and accurate news from trusted health authorities. The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Center is featured at the top of News Feed and provides a central place for people to keep informed about the ...

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Why Christians Can Be Infected by Covid19 – Prophet TB Joshua

Why Christians Can Be Infected by Covid19 - Prophet TB Joshua 1

Popular Prophet and televangelist, TB Joshua has asked Christians spoken on possibility of Christians getting infected by Covid-19 because it is just like another affliction. During a question and answer session, he opened up on the matter. TB Joshua was asked: Can a real Christian contact COVID-19? I am asking this because I have read on the internet that true ...

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Why The World Cannot Afford Another Zoonotic Disease Now – Goni, C-G National Park

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Dr Ibrahim Goni, the Conservator-General (CG), National Park Service has warned that the world cannot afford another zoonotic disease now while still battling with the scourge of Covid-19. Goni who gave the warning in a statement made available to The Street Reporters Newspaper and issued by Mr Yakubu Zull his media assistant, was reacting to the recent report of dead ...

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