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Blanquerna-Emerson Hosts Global Communication Summit on SDGs in Barcelona

Blanquerna-Emerson Hosts Global Communication Summit on SDGs in Barcelona The 5th Blanquerna -Emerson Global Communication Summit on “Advocating United Nations Sustainable Goals (SDGs) Through Strategic Diplomacy,” has commenced in Barcelona with delegates from various continents in attendance. The Summit which commences on Wednesday November, 13, 2019 is organized by the Blanquerna School of Communication and […]

Fashola on the Roads 

Fashola on the Roads  By Salisu Na’inna Dambatta On November 11th and 12th, 2019, Nigeria hosted the 70th Meeting of the Tran-Sahara Road Liaison Committee in Abuja, which was attended by the equivalent of Works Ministers from Algeria, Tunisia, Chad, Niger, Nigeria and Mali. The meeting, which was instituted in 1966, was convened to appraise […]

Electricity Offenders: KEDCO alerts public on special task force

Electricity Offenders: KEDCO alerts public on special task force .vows to punish power sector saboteurs. Following the resolution to protect its installation and end economic sabotage of power sector reform in Kano, Katsina and Jigawa States, Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has in collaboration with Federal Ministry of Justice established a Special Investigation and Prosecution […]

Police Arraigns Young Editor, Campus Journalist Over Report On Presidential Adviser’s Factory

Police Arraigns Young Editor, Campus Journalist Over Report On Presidential Adviser’s Factory   The Nigeria Police Force has arraigned the young Editor of NewsDigest, Abuja-based online newspaper, Gidado Yushau and award-winning Campus Journalist, Alfred Olufemi before a magistrate court in Ilorin Metropolis. They were arraigned over a petition from a company owned by the just […]

NIRSAL Facilitates N101bn Loans For 693 Agric Projects

NIRSAL Facilitates N101bn Loans For 693 Agric Projects   Since its incorporation in 2013 by the Central Bank of Nigeria, a total of N101bn has been facilitated by the Nigerian Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending from Deposit Money Banks for the agricultural sector. The Managing Director, NIRSAL, Aliyu Abdulhameed, gave this figure on […]

<div>S&Ds succeed in changing portfolio names and reinforcing the social agenda of the future European Commission, says Iratxe García</div>

S&Ds succeed in changing portfolio names and reinforcing the social agenda of the future European Commission, says Iratxe García 
Following several days of negotiation with the president-elect of the European Commission, this morning S&D president Iratxe García received confirmation from Ursula von der Leyen that she agrees to a series of important demands made by the Socialists and Democrats.