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Elumelu Pledges $150,000 In Bid To End Poverty In Africa

 L-R: Former president of Ghana John Kufuor; President of Cote D’Ivoire Alassane Ouattara, Co-Chair of the Africa Energy Leaders Group (AELG); Tony O. Elumelu, Chairman of Heirs Holdings and Co-Chair of the AELG; Vice President of Nigeria Yemi Osinbajo  “Providing access to electricity for schools, hospitals, businesses and industries is the single most impactful intervention…

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Canadian High Commission & Swiss Embassy Host TFAA Courtesy Team- Call For Nominations Officially Open

As part of its the launch of the 2015 season of The Future Awards Africa (TFAA), The Future Project (TFP) paid courtesy calls to the Canadian High Commissioner, Mr Perry John Calderwood and Swiss Deputy Head of Mission, Mr Daniel Cavegn in Abuja on 23 and 25 June, 2015. The courtesy team will also be visiting Senegal,…

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President Buhari Promises Reforms & New Policies In Oil & Gas Sector

President Muhammadu Buhari (M) with Board of Directors of Nigeria Liquified Natural Gas Limited (LNG)    President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja on Tuesday said that his administration will undertake appropriate reforms and implement fresh policies to boost national income from oil and gas production. Speaking at separate meetings with delegations from Exxon- Mobil and the…

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President Buhari Appoints Zakari As The Acting Chairman Of INEC

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mrs. Amina Bala Zakari as the Acting National Chairman of Nigeria’s electoral body, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), following Tuesday’s retirement of Professor Attahiru Jega, its former chairman. Until her appointment, Zakari was a National Commissioner at INEC. A statement by Haruna Imrana, Director of Communications for the Head of…

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Jega As INEC Chairman After Five Years, Hands Over To Wali

Professor Attahiru Jega has retired as Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) after five years in the saddle where he supervised two general elections – 2011 and 2015. Jega formally bowed out day and handed over to new Acting Chairman of INEC, Ambassador Ahmed Wali, who is a National Commissioner at the commission.…

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