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ONE Campaign Appoints Nigerian/American As President

Official Announcement The ONE Campaign's board has officially named Nigerian/American citizen Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli as its new President and CEO. With more than 25 years of international development experience, Nwuneli is poised to take the helm of the non-partisan global advocacy organisation, succeeding Gayle Smith and commencing her role on April 2, 2024. In a release dated 20 February 2024 on

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Oyo Distributes N500M to Small Business Owners

The Oyo state government has disbursed N500 million under its Sustainable Action for Economic Recovery (SAfER) project to strengthen the economic landscape and promote small-scale firms. Governor Seyi Makinde had promised to help small company owners by providing them with a N500 million loan at a single-digit interest rate. This project is a strategic response to the recent elimination of

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Tragedy Strikes at OAU’s Zoological Garden

Tragedy struck on Monday at the Zoological Garden of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) in Ile-Ile, Osun State, when a nine-year-old male lion killed a veterinary technologist. The victim, identified as Mr. Olabode Olawuyi, who was a veterinary technologist, was said to have been in charge of the zoological garden for over a decade. The university's Public Relations Officer (PRO),

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NARTO Suspends Petroleum Truck Loading Over Rate Dispute

The Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) has issued a key ruling affecting petroleum transportation throughout the country. The association said that all of its members would discontinue petroleum truck loading activity on Monday, February 19, 2024. This decision followed NARTO's request that oil marketers reconsider freight charges. Despite the government's deregulation of the downstream sector, which gives private

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Oyo Residents Protest Economic Hardship, Soaring Food Prices

Protests erupted today in the bustling Mokola neighbourhood of Ibadan, Oyo State, with demonstrators criticising the harsh economic conditions, skyrocketing food costs, and the withdrawal of petrol subsidies. Placard-waving youths flooded the streets, chanting slogans condemning the skyrocketing cost of living. Messages emblazoned on their placards captured the frustration and anger simmering among the populace. Phrases "like "End food hike

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River Park ‘Kidnap’ Mastermind in Custody, Says FCT Police

The alleged kidnapping incident reported in River Park Estate has been confirmed as a hoax orchestrated by one Nnandi Agu, according to a statement released by the FCT police. Confirming AkweyaTV's earlier reports, the Police Public Relations Officer in the Federal Capital Territory, SP Josephine Adeh, signed the release dated January 20, 2024, saying no actual kidnapping occurred. According to SP Josephine Adeh, Nnandi Agu, a resident of Games Village, allegedly staged his own kidnapping in a deceitful attempt to defraud his brother, who resides in River Park Estate. The statement said, "The suspect is currently in police custody undergoing interrogation. While investigation is still ongoing, further development would be communicated to the public." The FCT police however was silent about the allegations of complicity of the police posted to the River Park Estate made in a video available on AkweyaTV's YouTube channel. This bizarre case highlights the importance of thorough police work in uncovering the truth behind seemingly alarming incidents as have been seen in the Federal Capital Territory over the past couple of months with kidnappings and 'one-chance' robberies.

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