May 22, 2024

[GIST] Adebajo calls for stringent building codes

[GIST] Adebajo calls for stringent building codes

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The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ove Arup & Partners Nigeria Ltd, Kunle Adebajo, has called for the enactment and enforcement of stringent building codes to mandate the construction of safe and fit-for-purpose buildings.

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[GIST] Shettima inaugurates Christian board, assure Nigerians of religious harmony

[GIST] Shettima inaugurates Christian board, assure Nigerians of religious harmony

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Vice President Kashim Shettima has reaffirmed the Federal Government's resolve to uphold religious freedom and interfaith unity in the country. According to him, regardless of anyone's position, the place of faith in the nation is not only critical but provides a framework for comfort among citizens and for the stability of the nation at large. […]

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May 21, 2024

[GIST] 180 golfers vie for N35m prize at Rowland Adewumi’s golf classic

[GIST] 180 golfers vie for N35m prize at Rowland Adewumi’s golf classic

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No fewer than 180 golfers, both professional and amateur, would on June 15, compete for N35 million in cash prizes and other additional rewards at the Rowland Adewumi Classic Tournament. The tournament is in celebration of his 50th birthday. Mr Akabom Enebong, Chairman, organising committee, said this while speaking with newsmen on Monday in Abuja. […]

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May 20, 2024

[GIST] FG kicks off Renewed Hope cities, estates nationwide

[GIST] FG kicks off Renewed Hope cities, estates nationwide

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The Federal Government has concluded arrangements for the official groundbreaking of Phase 1 of the Renewed Hope Cities and Estates project, beginning with 1,250 housing units in four states in the North.

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[GIST] ICF Nigeria canvasses adoption of coaching for personal growth

[GIST] ICF Nigeria canvasses adoption of coaching for personal growth

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AS part of activities to celebrate International Coaching Week (ICW), the Nigerian chapter of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) has urged all citizens, regardless of status, to embrace coaching towards fostering personal growth, lasting behavioural change and in-depth self-awareness.   The call was made at Nigeria's ICW in Lagos with the theme, 'Innovate, Elevate and Celebrate’ where coaches […]

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May 19, 2024

[GIST] At 14, Nimi dreams of winning Ballon D’Or

[GIST] At 14, Nimi dreams of winning Ballon D’Or

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Prodigious talents, who grow up to achieve what pundits predicted of them are rare to find. In a world filled with ‘the next Maradona,’ many talented youngsters have failed to reach the heights predicted for them due to various issues.

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[GIST] ISDL gets ISO certifications

[GIST] ISDL gets ISO certifications

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Integrated System and Devices Limited (ISDL), a major provider of electronic security solutions, is delighted to announce the successful attainment of ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018 certifications following a rigorous audit process conducted by Bureau Veritas Certification Holdings SAS-UK Branch.

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[GIST] Usyk beats Fury to become undisputed world heavyweight boxing champion

[GIST] Usyk beats Fury to become undisputed world heavyweight boxing champion

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Oleksandr Usyk beat Tyson Fury by split decision to win the world's first undisputed heavyweight championship in 25 years on Sunday, an unprecedented feat in boxing's four-belt era. The judges scored the fight 115-112 for Usyk, 114-113 for Fury, leaving the final card to decide, which read 114-113 for Usyk. It meant Fury, 35, lost […]

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May 18, 2024

[GIST] Oyrtma to clamp down on tricyclists without permit, defaced windscreen

[GIST] Oyrtma to clamp down on tricyclists without permit, defaced windscreen

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The Oyo State Road Traffic Management Authority (OYRTMA) has said tricycle riders must get a hackney permit, and revenue ticket to operate i

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[GIST] America's gain, Africa's loss: Sandra Mefoude, French Studies and impact an African scholar makes at Dartmouth College

[GIST] America's gain, Africa's loss: Sandra Mefoude, French Studies and impact an African scholar makes at Dartmouth College

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 We see Africans making strides to make ends meet all over Europe, America, and the other Western world. These strides make us Africans, because we always put in our best in whatever we do. However, that might not be the case when Africans are in Africa. I have traveled all over the world as a […]

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May 17, 2024

[GIST] Finally, students' loan application portal opens May 24

[GIST] Finally, students' loan application portal opens May 24

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After weeks of suspense, the eagerly awaited students' loan of the Bola Tinubu-led administration that seeks to offer educational loans to students and skilled workers will open its portal next Friday, May 24.

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May 16, 2024

[GIST] Fury’s dad apologises for headbutting Usyk's team  member ahead of Saturday’s bout

[GIST] Fury’s dad apologises for headbutting Usyk's team member ahead of Saturday’s bout

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The father of British boxer Tyson Fury said he means "no harm to any Ukrainian" on Wednesday after an altercation ahead of this week's undisputed heavyweight clash with Oleksandr Usyk. John Fury was sporting a mark in the centre of his forehead after apparently headbutting a member of Usyk's entourage during Monday's media day. "It's […]

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[GIST] Six die in Kano mosque attack — Police

[GIST] Six die in Kano mosque attack — Police

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The police command in Kano State confirmed on Wednesday that six individuals died in a mosque fire attack at Gadan village in Gezawa Local Government Area of the state. Commissioner of Police, Mr Usaini Gumel, in a telephone interview, said that six out of the 24 victims of the fire attack passed away on Wednesday […]

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May 15, 2024

[GIST] APC women leaders lament marginalisation in empowerment programmes

[GIST] APC women leaders lament marginalisation in empowerment programmes

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) women leaders forum has decried the marginalisation of their members in the sharing of N7.5 billion palliatives to cushion the effect of hardship in the country.

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[GIST] Bellingham, Vinicius shine as Madrid thrash Alaves 5-0

[GIST] Bellingham, Vinicius shine as Madrid thrash Alaves 5-0

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Jude Bellingham and Vinicius Junior inspired runaway Spanish champions Real Madrid to a 5-0 rout of Alaves on Tuesday. Carlo Ancelotti's side continued warming up for the Champions League final with a comprehensive demolition of their Basque visitors at the Santiago Bernabeu. Bellingham scored the opener and played a part in Madrid's next three goals, […]

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May 14, 2024

[GIST] PFN tasks churches on active involvement in  politics

[GIST] PFN tasks churches on active involvement in politics

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Churches in the country have been urged to seek active engagement and participation in the nation’s politics to ensure peace and political stability.
The call was made during a two-day conference organised by Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria

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May 13, 2024

[GIST] Coalition urges APC to suspend Ibrahim, Oke for discrediting primaries, Aiyedatiwa

[GIST] Coalition urges APC to suspend Ibrahim, Oke for discrediting primaries, Aiyedatiwa

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A coalition of youth groups, the Ondo Peoples Assembly (OPA), has urged the All Progressives Congress (APC) to sanction the duo of Senator Jimoh Ibrahim and Olusola Oke over their alleged role in the aftermath of the April 20, 2024 primary election.

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[GIST] Bagudu, ex-lawmaker hail Tinubu’s reforms 

[GIST] Bagudu, ex-lawmaker hail Tinubu’s reforms 

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President Bola Tinubu’s economic reforms have started bearing fruits, the Minister of Budget and Economic Planning, Senator Abubakar Bagudu; and former Osun State lawmaker under the All Progressives Congress (APC), Olatunbosun Oyintiloye, have said. 

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May 12, 2024

[GIST] Oloso @80: Makinde’s aide, family members, admirers celebrate quintessential scholar

[GIST] Oloso @80: Makinde’s aide, family members, admirers celebrate quintessential scholar

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Attaining a new age is a remarkable event worth celebrating for the gift of life of witnessing another round of year on earth.  More significantly is the attainment of a milestone and joining the octogenarian club.

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