Sunday, January 17, 2021

Why Obiano imposed curfew on Aguleri-Umueri mayhem - ITREALMS

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More facts may have began to emerge on the reasons behind imposition of curfew by the Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano in Aguleri, Umueri and Umuoba-Anam due to community conflict that erupted at the weekend, reports 
ITREALMS.

The governor, ITREALMS gathered, imposed a three-day curfew following the mayhem that erupted in early hours of Saturday.

Stop demonising my husband says Mrs Adam Nuru - ITREALMS

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Respite may be coming the way of the embattled Managing Director of the First City Monument Bank, FCMB, Mr. Adam Nuru, as his wife, Hajia Hauwa has berated those who are trying to demonise her husband over the purported paternity scandal, reports ITREALMS.
Reacting at the weekend on the alleged moving out of her matrimonial home, she described the news as fake.

According to statement accredited to her and available to ITREALMS, Mrs. Hauwa Nuru, said that all the news making round on her husband and purported packing out of family home were false as she goes nowhere.

"This fake news was published by an online newspaper in a calculated attempt to further demonise my beloved husband and a loving father," she was quoted as saying.

How Can They Fly? - ITREALMS

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Mrs Ada MUO, PhD
How can they fly when the hands that eagerly opened their prison doors are the same that hung limp as thousands of Nigerians got sentenced to permanent imprisonment six feet below the earth? Yes, those Nigerians were executed by animals who, like the stinking mkpi arusi, are too sacred to be touched by the law.

How can they fly when the fingers that lovingly caressed their immaculate white dresses and sent them as emissaries of peace to heaven were painted black as charcoal? Yes, those fingers are irredeemably blackened by curses of those they have sent into unending battles in the deepest belly of hell by their unbounded 'mpu-nity' and incurable mischief.

Saturday, January 16, 2021

Umahi's defection: 'Your lamentations childish' - ITREALMS

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A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP) Chief Eze Chumwuemeka, has expressed discomfort at the continued lamentations of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) over the recent defection of Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State to APC, reports 
ITREALMS.
Eze in a press statement available to ITREALMS, said that it remains within the exclusive preserve of every member of a political party to pitch tent with another political association where his genuine grievances, especially those affecting public interests are not properly addressed, noting that the unnecessary blabbing of the opposition party on the issue is a gross display of deliberate iconoclasm.

Friday, January 15, 2021

Online stock scams: Infinox boss, cautions on traders - ITREALMS

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The Managing Director of INFINOX, Jay Mawji, has cautioned online stock traders over falling victims of scams, reports 
ITREALMS.

The online trading partner, Mawji said, is now available in Africa with the aim of empowering traders to trade Forex, shares, commodities and other financial instruments with ease and confidence.

Heirs Holdings acquires 45% of OML 17 from Shell, Total and ENI - ITREALMS

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Leading African strategic investor, the Heirs Holdings (HH) in partnership with affiliated company Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp) has unconditionally acquired a 45 per cent interest in Nigerian oil licence OML 17 and related assets, reports 
ITREALMS.

This acquisition, ITREALMS gathered was perfected through TNOG Oil and Gas Limited, a related company of Heirs Holdings and Transcorp; from the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited, Total E&P Nigeria Limited and ENI.

96 firms bid for NNPC downstream rehabilitation - ITREALMS

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Keeping with the culture of Transparency, Accountability and Performance Excellence (TAPE) of the current management of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’s (NNPC) is considering no fewer than (96) prominent and reputable companies for the rehabilitation of downstream infrastructure, reports 
ITREALMS.

The companies, ITREALMS gathered, from various jurisdictions have indicated interest in undertaking the rehabilitation of NNPC downstream infrastructure ranging from critical pipelines to depots and terminals through the Build, Operate and Transfer (BOT) financing model.

'I dey kempe' says wife of embattled FCMB MD - ITREALMS

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The wife of the embattled Managing Director of First City Monument Bank, FCMB, Adam Nuru, Hajia Hauwa, has denied reports that she moved out of her husband’s house, declaring that she goes nowhere, reports ITREALMS.
There have been reports on some online platforms suggesting that Mrs Hauwa Adam Nuru had packed out of her husband’s home and preparatory to filing for a divorce following the paternity scandal involving Mr Adam Nuru and a former staff of FCMB, Mrs Moyo Thomas, whose two kids were allegedly fathered by Nuru while she was married to Mr Tunde Thomas who died last December due to alleged heartbreak. 

Arrest MSF leaders or show us were Kukah called for coup - ITREALMS

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The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has warned all those threatening the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto, Most. Rev. Dr Matthew Kukah, to stop forthwith the 'unlawful' actions, reports ITREALMS.

CAN, ITREALMS gathered, also asked the security agencies to make certain the safety and security of the cleric is not breached.


Fallen, but not forgotten! - ITREALMS

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In Commemoration of January 15th as Armed Forces Remembrance Day!

Nigeria learnt nothing from civil war says Bishop Kukah - ITREALMS

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Giving the high level of undue anxiety, frustration in Nigeria, the country obviously learnt nothing from the civil war that occurred some 51 years ago, says the Bishop of Sokoto Catholic Diocese, Most Rev. Matthew Kukah, reports 
ITREALMS.


Speaking Thursday at the second edition of Never Again Conference with the theme, '51 Years After After the Civil War' held virtually and organised by Nzuko Umunna, a pan-Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Kukah expressed regrets that Nigeria did not learn any lesson from the civil war 51 years after it ended. 

Makinde: Oyo to tackle youth restiveness through sport, receives Oyekola - ITREALMS

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The Oyo State Governor, Engr. ‘Seyi Makinde has said that the state government would tackle the challenges of youth restiveness and unemployment through sporting activities, reports ITREALMS.

The governor stated this while receiving the holder of the World Boxing Federation's Super Featherweight title, Ridwan Oyekola, a.k.a. Scorpion in Ibadan, the state capital.

ITREALMS recalls that the title fight was held in Ibadan in December 2020, where Rilwan Oyekola beat an Argentine to claim the World belt.

Why customers applaud Polaris Bank for USD payout - ITREALMS

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A cross-section of customers have applauded Polaris Bank for the payment of US dollars to beneficiaries of money transfer in line with Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN) recent payout policy directive, reports ITREALMS.

The Bank noted, shortly after it sent out notices to customers that beneficiaries of money transfer who received their remittance in US dollars in cash or directly into domiciliary account have been very impressed with the Bank's seamless service.


Anambra teachers to resume 18, students February 1 - ITREALMS

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The Anambra State Government has revealed that schools in the state, would open for full academic activities from February 1, 2021, reports 
ITREALMS.


Although the teachers are expected to resume on January 18 to enable them prepare for this term.

PI condemns Uganda Internet shutdown - ITREALMS

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Paradigm Initiative condemns, in the strongest terms possible, the directive by the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), ordering a temporary “Suspension of the Operation of Internet Gateways” the country, reports 
ITREALMS.


The organisation also decried alleged exercise of UCC functions, under Sections 5(1) and 56 of the Uganda Communications Act of 2013. As a result of this directive, major internet service providers such as MTN and Airtel Uganda have issued communications to the effect that they have complied as ordered.

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Fayemi mourns former Lagos Governor, Ndubuisi Kanu - ITREALMS

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The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has expressed his condolences on the death of the former Military Governor of Lagos States and Chieftain of the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO), Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu, retired, reports 
ITREALMS.

The late Rear Admiral Kanu, who also served as military Governor of Imo State, passed on Wednesday at the age 77.

FirstBank begins 2021 with innovative Virtual Payment card - ITREALMS

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Leading financial inclusion services provider in Nigeria, the First Bank Plc, has launched the Virtual Payment card, reports 
ITREALMS.
The virtual payment card is a Naira denominated debit card and digital representation of the plastic debit card and designed to be linked to either a customer’s operative account or wallet account.

Makinde mourns late SA Adepoju, commends contributions - ITREALMS

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The Governor of Oyo State, Engr. 
‘Seyi Makinde has expressed sadness over the death of his Special Adviser on Infrastructure, Engineer Simiyu James Adepoju, describing it as a huge loss to the state, reports ITREALMS.

Makinde while speaking Thursday, said that the contributions of the late engineer to the ongoing infrastructure development drive in the state were remarkable.

BoK rides on Temenos Core to optimise operations - ITREALMS

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Leading financial institution in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, with 175 branches, the 
Bank of Khyber (BoK), has successfully went live with Temenos Transact, reports ITREALMS.
Temenos Transact, ITREALMS gathered is the next generation core banking, Temenos Infinity digital banking platform, Financial Crime Mitigation and Analytics.  

Vertiv brings Powerhouse Panel to discuss 2021 Data Centre Trends Live on LinkedIn - ITREALMS

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Global provider of critical digital infrastructure and continuity solutions, Vertiv, is hosting a LinkedIn Live event, Trendspotting: The Track Ahead for the Data Centre Industry in 2021 on January 19th, 2021 at 17:00PM UAE time, reports 
ITREALMS.

This event brings together experts from around the globe with a combined 60+ years of experience in the IT, data centre and manufacturing world to share their regional insights into the recently announced 2021 data centre trends and discuss how these predictions resonate in their regions and impact their customers.

Making sense of manual ‘Digital’ directive - ITREALMS

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The COVID19 pandemic is not letting up. It continues to race and rage across the globe. With 92 million cases and almost two million deaths, one expects every hand to be on deck to curb the spread. 
The World Health Organisation (WHO) advises that if COVID-19 is spreading in your community, stay safe by taking some simple precautions, such as physical distancing, wearing a mask, keeping rooms well ventilated, avoiding crowds, cleaning your hands, and coughing into a bent elbow or tissue.

DHL Global invests R126.5m for new facility in South Africa - ITREALMS

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DHL Global Forwarding has signed an exclusive 10-year lease for approximately 13,000 square meters of office and warehousing space at the newly-developed Skyparks Business Estate near Oliver Reginald (O.R.) Tambo International Airport, reports 
ITREALMS.
The new facility, ITREALMS gathered will boast 10,000 square meters of warehousing space, doubling the existing capacity to meet future demand.

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Stakeholders seek Buhari’s intervention in Kwara APC crisis - ITREALMS

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A group, Critical Stakeholders of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari and the party’s leadership to intervene in the current crisis rocking the party in the state, reports 
ITREALMS.

The leader of the group, Mr Akogun Oyedepo, made the appeal on Wednesday in Abuja while briefing newsmen at the APC National Secretariat.

Africa: Most ‘ready-for-circularity’ continent?

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The Africa's chances of moving towards circular business models are easier than in other continents where most infrastructures were built without their next life cycles in mind, reports 
ITREALMS.

"Africa is potentially one of the most ‘ready-for-circularity’ continents because its ecological footprint is still very low. Join REVOLVE Circular and circular experience on 14 January to learn more about the opportunities and challenges of circularity in Africa," a press statement available to ITREALMS read. 

COVID-19: Fayemi unveils coldchain solar-powered refrigerators ahead of vaccines - ITREALMS

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In a proactive move to prepare for the planned COVID-19 vaccines promised by the Federal Government, Ekiti State has acquired 187 solar powered cold chain refrigerators for vaccine storage for its primary healthcare centers in the 177 wards of the state.

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi who restated the commitment of his administration to further improve healthcare delivery in the state, also set aside N300 million for the State’s Basic Health Care Provision Fund.

The Governor made this known on Tuesday at the commissioning of the  Solar Direct Drive Cold Chain equipment at the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ado-Ekiti.

Stop managing COVID-19 patients in private facilities - ITREALMS

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The owners of private health facilities in Oyo State have been warned against managing COVID-19 cases in their facilities, reports 
ITREALMS.
This, has also been linked with the rising cases of the infection in the state.

The Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) and the state's COVID-19 Technical Task Force, gave this warning weekend, noting that there are 30 approved Testing Centres including the University College Hospital, UCH, Ibadan, for the purpose of testing samples.

Nigeria sharing formula policy made north unproductive says Utomi - ITREALMS

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The Nigeria's sharing formula policy has been attributed to the major reason, the northern part of the country has remained unproductive, reports ITREALMS.

A renowned political-economist, Prof. Pat Utomi, ITREALMS reports, made this assertions on Sunday at a virtual media parley, hence some actors in Northern part of Nigeria is afraid of much desired restructuring even 51 years after the civil war.
Speaking at a virtual media parley hosted by Nzuko Umunna, Ovation and Njenje Media, ahead of the 2021 conference to foster national cohesion and development, Utomi said north cannot stand on its own without Nigeria as less than five states can unite as one. 

Remaking Nigeria, 60 years after - ITREALMS

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“…Nation-building is a futuristic venture; it is not something you do looking back. If a nation would be tempted, like Lot’s wife, to keep looking back, perhaps that nation will turn to a pillar of salt.” – Tope Fasua in Remaking Nigeria: Sixty Years, Sixty Voices.

“A country is as good and redeeming as those who engage in its politics.” – Joel Nwokeoma in Remaking Nigeria: Sixty Years, Sixty Voices.  

“They prayed for things God had given them capacity to do for themselves yet killed and maimed in the name of God. They fought for God and left their fight to God.” – Aisha Yesufu in Remaking Nigeria: Sixty Years, Sixty Voices.  

How 9mobile new CTO, Deputy CTO, DoS emerged - ITREALMS

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In its innovative centric manner, 9mobile now has a new Chief Technical Officer (CTO), Deputy Chief Technical Officer, and Director of Strategy (DoS) within its senior management team, 
ITREALMS can confirm.  

As at weekend, ITREALMS gathered that Mr. Juergen Peschel has been appointed as the new CTO, Mr. Baqi Salihu, as the Deputy CTO, and Mr. Karn Gulati as Director of Strategy in that order.

PDP lambasts APC over attacks on Makinde - ITREALMS

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A group within the Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has described the attacks on Governor Seyi Makinde by some elements of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, over the insecurity situation in the state as unpatriotic and uncharitable, reports 
ITREALMS.
The group which goes by Oyo PDP-Visionaries and led by one Qudus Olayide, noted that these APC elements have become unnecessarily obsessed with criticising Gov. Makinde over insecurity, because they are jittery that the government has been winning all the wars they are staging to rubbish its efforts.

Airtel wins big @LAIF, Pitcher awards - ITREALMS

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Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has won a total of 20 awards at the 2020 edition of the Lagos Advertising and Ideas Festival Awards (LAIF), an award platform designed to recognize creative excellence as well as promote excellence in the field of Advertising and Marketing Communications.

In what the award’s organizers have described as unprecedented, Airtel clinched seven Gold, six Silver, six Bronze and the most prestigious Grand Prix at the virtual ceremony, which held recently.

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Asiwaju Tinubu Congratulates Senate President Ahmed Lawan at 62 - ITREALMS

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Former Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has congratulated the President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan, on turning 62.

Asiwaju Tinubu commended him for providing collegial leadership in the Senate and fostering a harmonious relationship between the National Assembly and the Executive.

Prince of Wales unveils ‘Terra Carta’ - ITREALMS

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As part of the Sustainable Markets Initiative, HRH The Prince of Wales, announces the ‘Terra Carta,’ a charter that puts sustainability at the heart of the private sector.

The Terra Carta sets out a ten-point action plan for businesses reflecting HRH’s year convening ‘coalitions of the willing’ across industries around the world.

Savings promo: Polaris Bank to splash N26m on customers - ITREALMS

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The Polaris Bank is spicing the new year up as it plans to reveal the first set of winners of on-going nationwide savings promotion tagged ‘Save & Win’ in February, reports 
ITREALMS.

A handsome N26million is on offer from the Bank for lucky customers to pocket.

Iyiora-Anam denies installing 10-yr-old boy as Igwe, warns trouble makers - ITREALMS

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The President-General of the Iyiora-Anam General Assembly, Mr. Onyekwe, Albert Ude has refuted a news making round that they now have a 10-year old Akuebisi, as Igwe of the town, describing it as malicious, reports 
ITREALMS.

A press statement available to ITREALMS, Mr. Onyekwe explained that the Igweship of Iyiora-Anam Kingdom is not hereditary but based on the constitution of the town.

CSOs demand concrete steps against shrinking civic space – ITREALMS

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Nigerian governments across the 36 states of the federation have been called to action with concrete steps against shrinking civic space, because it’s a threat to democracy, reports 
ITREALMS.

This call was made by a body of civil society organisations (CSOs) under the aegis of CAFSO-WRAG for Development and Civil Society Partnership for Development Effectiveness (CPDE) at a press conference, as part of the national campaign activities against shrinking civic space 2020 in Ibadan, Oyo State at the weekend.

Monday, January 11, 2021

Late Ogbuefi Achum laid to rest in Achalla - ITREALMS

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The remains of the former Comptroller of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Ogbuefi Edwin Uyaemem Achum has been laid to rest last weekend, reports 
ITREALMS.

This followed a requiem mass in his compound at Ezenwanyi Street Off Awka-North Local Government Secretariat in Achalla, Anambra State on Friday, January 8, 2021. 

Robotics: Raspberry Pi-powered kit debuts @CES - ITREALMS

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Billed as one of the “coolest” new computer devices of last year by Microsoft’s Jeff Teper, the pi-top Robotics Kit will be officially launched on Monday at the first-ever virtual edition of 
Consumer Electronics Show (CES), reports ITREALMS.

Touted as an exciting new robotics kit, pi-top Robotics Kit is both highly versatile yet simple to use by ed-tech pioneers.

WES releases communique, commends signing of CAMA 2020 - ITREALMS

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The WorldStage Economic Summit (WES) has released the communique of its 2020 edition, commending the recent signing of the Companies and Allied Matter Act (CAMA 2020) by Mr. President, General Muhammadu Buhari, retired, reports 
ITREALMS.
The 67-point communique made available to ITREALMS, the WES organisers said CAMA2020 introduced new provisions to reflect modern commercial realities as well as reduce compliance costs and regulatory hurdles for businesses in Nigeria.

2nd IFAD credit rating to increase investments - ITREALMS

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The prospect of eradicating hunger and poverty received a boost today as the UN’s International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) obtained its second strong public credit rating, facilitating its access to private funds to invest in increasing rural prosperity and development in the world’s poorest countries. 

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The AA+ rating was announced today by Standard and Poor’s (S&P) Global Ratings. This complements the AA+ Fitch rating that IFAD received on 2 October, when IFAD became the first fund in the United Nations system to receive a public credit rating.

Second wave of COVID-19 & big war against cervical cancer - ITREALMS

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The whole world is currently grappling with the second surge of COVID-19 infection. This pandemic destabilized year 2020, affecting over 85 million people and causing nearly 2 million deaths with a global mortality rate of about 2%. For this reason, every nation is making effort to gain access to the recently developed vaccines against the dreaded virus.

Incidentally, Nigeria is also experiencing a second surge of Cervical Cancer, a disease that has a much higher mortality rate than COVID-19 and which is also caused by another deadly virus, known as the Human papillomavirus (HPV). Most Nigerians are oblivious of HPV and cervical cancer, a silent killer which disproportionately devastates women in the developing world, but is a disappearing disease in the developed world, where appropriate steps have been taken.

IRENA, GWEC enhance cooperation to scale up renewables globally - ITREALMS

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The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) signed a cooperation agreement in order to join efforts aimed at increasing the adoption and deployment of wind and renewable energy worldwide, reports 
ITREALMS.
This agreement was signed by IRENA Director-General Francesco La Camera and GWEC CEO Ben Backwell on the occasion of the Race to Zero Dialogues, a programme to accelerate progress by governments, industry and other key stakeholders to meet the Paris Agreement, convened by the High-Level Champions for Global Climate Action.

Climate Financing: IFAD, GCF scale-up action to improve life for African farmers – ITREALMS

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A new investment programme in support of Sahelian governments through a partnership between the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) to boost climate finance for rural populations has been consummated, reports 
ITREALMS
This, ITREALMS gathered is coming as millions of poor farmers living in this acclaimed world’s most climate-impacted parts of the Sahel would now have cause for hope because of their governments’ support for accelerating Africa’s Great Green Wall (GGW).

Ajayi wins 59th FirstBank Lagos Open Golf Championship - ITREALMS

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An Ikoyi Club-based category-1 amateur golfer, Ajayi Tajudeen, has emerged winner of the 59th edition of the FirstBank sponsored Lagos Open Golf Championship, reports 
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Ajayi closed with 1-under par 70 for a total of 7-over the course par to win the Championship by two-shots after 56-holes.

Why Makinde lifted fallen heroes with N2m - ITREALMS

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Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, has urged all Nigerians to continue to cater to the needs of soldiers who were maimed in the line of duty to the country and the children, widows and other dependents of fallen heroes, reports ITREALMS.


The governor, who was represented by the Deputy Governor, Engr. Rauf Olaniyan, stated this at the launching of the Appeal Week Emblem for the 2021 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration, held at the House of Chiefs, Parliament Building, Secretariat, Ibadan.

NCC staff, Hamman, family die in road accident - ITREALMS

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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has been thrown into mourning, with the sudden death of a staff, Mr. Nuhu Hamman’Gabdo and family in a road accident, reports 
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Confirming this incident to ITREALMS, the Commission in a condolence message endorsed by the Director, Public Affairs, Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde, expressed shock and deepest grief over the loss of Mr. Hamman’Gabdo.

Sunday, January 10, 2021

Prof. Obiozor emerges new Ohanaeze Ndigbo’s PG - ITREALMS

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Former Nigerian Ambassador to the United States and professor of international affairs, Prof. George Achulike Obiozor, on Sunday emerged the new President-General of the Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, reports 
ITREALMS.

Prof. Obiozor replaces the immediate past president, Chief John Nwodo whose tenure ended at the weekend.

Saturday, January 09, 2021

CITN, EggHeads set to host Rivers State first secondary schools Tax Quiz contest - ITREALMS

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The Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria, CITN, in collaboration with a leading human resources and business consultants, EggHeads Management Consultants, is set to host the first Rivers State All Secondary Schools Quiz Competition, under its ‘Catch Them Young’ initiative.

The ‘Catch Them Young’ initiative through the Rivers State All Secondary Schools Quiz Competition will groom a new generation of Nigerians to see tax payment as both duty and the norm, thereby entrenching tax payment culture amongst the citizens.

Friday, January 08, 2021

Education: AfDB votes $11.26m, targets 5,000 girls - ITREALMS

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The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) has approved a grant of $11.26 million to the Government of Chad to finance the Girls' Education and Women's Literacy Project– the first Bank grant exclusively targeting women and girls.
The project will be financed from the Bank's Transition Support Facility and will be implemented over a five-year period by the Chadian Ministry of National Education and Civic Promotion, in coordination with partners involved in the education sector, civil society organisations, and youth organisations. The Chadian government will contribute a non-monetary contribution of $713,000 towards the program.