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CSR: Dangote Cement Rehabilitates Educational Infrastructure in Lagos

As part of part its Educational Support programme under Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Dangote Cement Plc, at the weekend commissioned and handed over several multi-million naira rehabilitated educational infrastructure in Lagos Island, Lagos State. The projects, expected to benefit over 2,500 pupils, included installed 5kva Solar Power source to power the ICT centers at Kuramo …read more →

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At UK Polo Day: Access Holdings Secures Pledges for the Construction of 100 Classroom Blocks in Nigeria

Access Holdings, a leading African finance institution committed to making a difference, has once again demonstrated its dedication to ensuring children have the chance to access quality education. Through its recent Polo Day, held at the esteemed Guards Polo Club in Windsor, United Kingdom, the group secured pledges for the construction of 100 classroom blocks …read more →

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Governor Hope Uzodimma’s Audacious Broad Infrastructure Reengineering Leapfrogs Imo State into Greater Heights 

In all facets, Governor Hope Uzodimma, is remodeling Imo State into greatness through his well-coordinated infrastructure development across the 3 Senatorial Zones of the state and with an emphasis on the state capital renewal. Any visitor to Imo State would likely experience traffic in some parts of the state, especially along some busy streets in …read more →

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Lagos Consolidates on Infrastructure & Education in 2022 Budget

The Lagos State government has earmarked huge capital expenditure in the 2022 fiscal year to service key growth areas to consolidate the recovery of the state’s economy and positively impact residents’ livelihoods. In the proposed N1.388 trillion budget for the year 2022 presented to the Lagos State House of Assembly on Wednesday, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu …read more →

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Dangote Foundation, German Govt Invest €7 Million In Youth Technical Training

In collaboration with Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF), the German government will spend €7 million to upscale the skills of young Nigerians in all the key sectors of the economy. The ADF has officially launched a technical training program in the country in partnership with Germany’s VDMA (the German Association for Mechanical and Plant Engineering) and …read more →

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Sanwo-Olu Commissions 66-classroom Blocks in Four Lagos Schools … connects 100 schools to broadband

Four magnificent newly completed school buildings were unveiled on Thursday by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu across three Local Government Areas (LGA) in Lagos State. The multi-level ultra-modern buildings are part of the infrastructure projects completed by the Ministry of Education under the Lagos Metropolitan Development and Governance Project (LMDGP), which is covering 970 basic and secondary …read more →

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TETFUND to Spend N10bn on ‘Critical Infrastructure in Abuja University

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) says it will spend N10 billion to develop “critical infrastructure” at the University of Abuja.. Speaking during an interactive session with the management and students of the university, Tetfund Chairman, Kashim Ibrahim-Imam, said the funds will be used for the construction of a new senate building, a 1,000 capacity …read more →

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Ekiti to Introduce ICT in Primary Schools

The Ekiti State government has approved a new education policy that would guarantee the teaching of Information Communication and Technology (ICT) at the primary education level. This, the government said, is to boost ICT know-how among the citizens and expand the scope of knowledge for more opportunities in the global community. The State Executive Council …read more →

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Nigeria: Abdulrazaq Proposes ‘Social Audit’ For Kwara Projects

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has proposed a social auditing process — the first in Nigeria — that allows civic groups and communities to monitor government projects in the state to ensure that quality jobs are done.  AbdulRazaq said the social auditing he proposes would see civic groups and communities monitoring projects and issuing independent …read more →