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Ongoing NNPC Recruitment Exercise Enters Third Phase

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The ongoing recruitment exercise by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) which kicked off via nationwide advertisements in the national dailies and online media on Wednesday, 13 March, 2019, followed by shortlisting of qualified candidates which commenced from about 27 March, 2019, has entered a third phase. A statement today in

195 Nigerians return from Libya


The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 195 stranded Nigerians from Libya. Idris Muhammed, Coordinator, Lagos Territorial Office, NEMA, who confirmed the development to journalists on Thursday in Ikeja, said this was the largest batch of voluntary returnees since the exercise began in April 2017. Mr Muhammed said

Two Nigerians Shortlisted For 2019 Caine Prize

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Two Nigerians have been shortlisted for the 2019 Caine Prize for African Writing. They are Lesley Arimah for ‘skinned’ and Tochukwu Okafor for ‘All our lives’. The Caine Prize is an annual literary award for the best original short story by an African writer, whether in Africa or elsewhere, published in the

25,000 underage Nigerians use tobacco products daily – Group

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No fewer than 25,000 underage Nigerians use tobacco products daily, Nigerian activists under the aegis of the Tobacco Free Nigeria campaign says. Ms. Ebiuwa Uwagboe, a campaign specialist at Gatefield, the public strategy group backing the campaign disclosed this in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday. Uwagboe called on the government to