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Buhari congratulates Ayuba Wabba on his emergence as ITUC president

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Ayuba Wabba on his election as the President of the International Trade Union Confederation, ITUC.  The President extended his goodwill message to the President of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, on Friday in a statement released by his special adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.  …

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Girl-child education: Development partners support 1,350 pupils in Jigawa

DEVELOPMENT Partners, under the Global Partnership for Education (GEP) on Friday supported 1, 350 female primary school pupils with N27 million, in Kirikasamma Local Government Area of Jigawa. The pupils, through their parents, were each given N20,000 to enable them to purchase essential educational materials. Speaking at the disbursement exercise …

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At Maternal Health Forum, Experts Discuss How to Improve Maternal Health in Jigawa State

Dutse, Nigeria, November 17, 2018 –(PR.com)– As part of its 10-year-celebration of fruitful collaboration with the Jigawa State Ministry of Health to reduce maternal and neonatal morbidity and mortality, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) held a Maternal Health Forum, which opened at the Manpower Development Institute in Dutse on 13th November …

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722,000 Pupils Registered For School Feeding Programme In Jigawa State

The Jigawa State Government says 722,000 primary four to primary six pupils will benefit from the schools feeding programme in the state. Jigawa Govt registers 722,000 pupils for school feeding programme – Deputy Gov. pic.twitter.com/tIaZY1Hltx — Crevo360 (@Crevo360_Ng) December 4, 2018 Speaking during a sensitisation campaign for stakeholders in Kaugama …

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Aide accuses governor of impunity, dumps APC in Jigawa

The Special Assistant on Inter-governmental Affairs to Governor Mohammad Badaru of Jigawa State, Musdapher Kaloma, has accused the governor of imposing his favoured candidates on the people and has subsequently resigned his appointment and defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Social Democratic Party (SDP). Kaloma, who …

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Unity Bank Partners Jigawa on ‘Trader Moni’

The federal government has formally commenced its social welfare initiatives christened ‘Trader Moni’ in partnership with Jigawa State government and Unity Bank Plc, with the initial sum of N300 million. With a total of N1.5 billion earmarked for the initiative, the scheme is meant to accelerate an on- lending through …

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