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Mandela Day to be marked in Lagos, Nigeria

Mandela Day to be marked in Lagos, Nigeria

Press Release The Difference Newspaper, hosts of the annual Africa Day event in Lagos, in conjunction with the CRIMMD Free Public Library, the Neighbourhood Book Club and the National Biographer Magazine, is holding a session of readings and discussions to celebrate the 2017 edition of the Nelson Mandela International Day. The event which is scheduled

Strategic and stakeholders planning meeting on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) advocacy in Okigwe Zone, Imo State

As part of the activities of End FGM Advocacy Project, Devatop Centre for Africa Development with support from The Girl Generation, held a Strategic and Stakeholders Planning Meeting at Mbeke, Isiala Mbano, Imo State, on Saturday, 13th May, 2017. The convening was attended by representatives of Traditional Councils, Primary Health Centres, State Universal Basic Education

UBEC, NERC, others to focus on nexus between basic education and electricity at 9th Wole Soyinka Centre Media Lecture Series

Hamid Bobboyi, Universal Basic Education (UBEC) Executive Secretary, Anthony Akah, Acting Chairman, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), Edward Kallon, United Nations, Humanitarian Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative, Obiageli Ezekwesili, Senior Economic Advisor, African Economic Development Policy Initiative, Olabisi Obadofin, Professor of Counselling Psychology, Lagos State University (LASU), Gbemiga Ogunleye, Provost, Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NIJ) and Imeh