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Over 300 Million Children Are Victims of Online Sexual Exploitation

ONE IN EIGHT CHILDREN FACE HARM, WORLD’S FIRST GLOBAL ESTIMATE FINDS MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA HAVE MOST ALERTS FOR ABUSE MATERIAL CONCERNS IN EAST & SOUTHERN AFRICA AND WEST & CENTRAL AFRICA ONE CASE AROUND THE WORLD REPORTED EVERY SECOND INTERPOL WARNS OF “CLEAR AND PRESENT DANGER TO WORLD’S CHILDREN” AFRICAN SURVIVORS DEMAND ACTION […]

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Appeal Court rebukes property developer over sharp practices

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has slammed an Abuja property developer, Cecil Osakwe, over sharp practices, nullifying an earlier ruling of an FCT High Court in favour of Osakwe.

The Court of Appeal unanimously upturned a previous judgment of Justice O…

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Create safe environment for children to thrive – DEPOWA President urges parents

The President, Defence and Police Officers Wives Association (DEPOWA), Mrs Oghogho Musa, has charged parents to create an environment conducive for their children to grow and make impact in the society.

Musa gave the charge at the 2024 Children’s Day…

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Stakeholders seek implementation of Nigeria’s Gas Plan

Stakeholders in the gas industry have called on the Federal Government to implement Nigeria’s National Gas Plan as it targets to achieve net-zero emissions by 2060.

The Executive Director, Centre for Transparency Advocacy (CTA), Faith Nwadishi, made …

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AU 2063 Assembly urges policy, Tech investment for Africa’s growth

The African Union Agenda 2063 Ambassadorial Assembly has advocated for implementing policies and investing in technology to enhance global competitiveness and sustainable economic growth in Africa.

Stephen Benjoel, Chairperson of the assembly, made t…

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Beyond Muslim-Muslim Ticket: Tinubu’s one year of religious inclusivity

When President Bola Tinubu decided to run for president on a Muslim-Muslim ticket alongside Vice President Kashim Shettima, it ignited a firestorm of controversy.

In a nation like Nigeria, where both Muslims and Christians hold significant demographi…

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Children’s Day: NGO discourages climate-harming activities in schools

The Climate and Sustainable Development Network (CSDevNet), an NGO, has urged Nigerian school pupils to avoid activities that exacerbate climate change.

Mr Paul Joseph, CSDevNet’s Programme Officer, made this appeal during a visit to Pilot Primary Sc…

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Stop conducting LG elections, INC urges state governments

The President of the Ijaw National Congress (INC), Prof. Benjamin Okaba, has urged State Governments to stop conducting Local Government elections to ensure credibility.

Okaba said this on Monday in Abuja as a discussant on ‘Nigeria Security Challeng…

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