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Tag Archives: Youth

Empowering youth through technology

There’s no disputing that Nigeria has the largest population of youth. With a total population of approximately 200 million, the country is home to half of West Africa’s youth estimated at over 100 million, between the ages of 15 and 35. The potential this represents for achieving great strides in …

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NYSC, Gombe varsity partner on youth projects

The National Youth Service Corps on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Gombe State University on skills acquisition. The occasion, held at the NYSC Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development Centre in the Lafiyawo community of Akko Local Government Area of Gombe State, included youth entrepreneurship training. The Director-General of …

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We will end oil theft, vandalism – Youth council

The National Youth Council of Nigeria has reiterated its determination to put an end to oil theft/bunkering, pipeline vandalism and adulteration of petroleum products in Nigeria. The council disclosed this on Monday by the Secretary of its Directorate of Petroleum and Solid Minerals and National Coordinator on the fight against …

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My suspension unconstitutional, says LP youth leader

Eragbe said this when he appeared on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme on Thursday. He said according to the LP’s constitution, the national chairman was not empowered to suspend him alone, as the decision, he claimed, did not pass through the National Executive Council of the party, adding that he …

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Hoodlums stab youth to death, mob lynches suspect

Some hoodlums on Saturday stabbed a youth to death at Yan Doya community, in the Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State. PUNCH Metro learnt that the victim was walking along the road when the gang attacked him with a knife, which led to his death. An eyewitness, who …

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Visa ban: UAE blackmailing Nigeria, CBN – Youth group

A coalition of youths under the aegis of Nigerian Ethnic Youths Leaders Council on Wednesday said that the threat by United Arab Emirates to slam visa ban on Nigerians is an ill-conceived plot to blackmail the government and the Central Bank of Nigeria. The membership of NEYLC cuts across Arewa …

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Alleged forgery: LP suspends youth leader

The leadership of Labour Party on Thursday slammed a six-month ban on its National Youth Leader, Anslem Eragbe, over allegations bordering on forgery, opening of an illegal donation website and acts of insubordination. This is even as a livid Anslem wrote to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.); the …

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