January 29, 2015

UNESCO To Train 300 Non-Formal Education Facilitators In Rivers

In line with its objective of Education for All, (EFA) project, the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) is to commence the training of 300 Non formal Education facilitators in Rivers State.
January 29, 2015

Security Advisory – Election Do’s and Don’ts

With barely three weeks to the Presidential and National Assembly elections scheduled for February 14, and just over a month to the Governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections on February 28
January 28, 2015

Group to Train Tricycle Riders in Akwa Ibom on Human Rights

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has concluded plans to train tricycle (keke) riders on human rights promotion and protection in Akwa Ibom State
January 28, 2015

[GUEST BLOG] Stand #UpForSchool: Every child deserves a safe place to learn

Imagine you couldn’t read or write. Or worse still, imagine you knew nothing of the world that exists beyond your hometown. For 57 million primary aged children who aren’t in school, there’s no need to imagine-this is their painful reality
January 28, 2015

PHCCIMA’s growing business initiative disburses over N48m loans to member companies

Valuable members of Port Harcourt Chamber of Commerce have continued to benefit from the PHCCIMA’s Growing Business Initiative (Grofin) also known as PHCCIMA Credit Support Scheme for SME’S (PCS3).
January 27, 2015

Cross River Wins Best Mathematics Award

Cross River State produces the best Mathematics student at the just concluded National Junior Engineer, Technicians and Scientist (JETS) Competition, held recently at the Federal Ministry of Education Conference Centre, Abuja.
January 27, 2015

Gufax MFB Disburses N460 million Loan to Cooperatives in Akwa Ibom

Twenty cooperatives societies in Akwa Ibom State are beneficiaries in the first batch of the N460 million loans disbursed by Gufax Micro Finance Bank (MFB) under the N220 billion Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Fund and facilitated by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)
January 26, 2015

Abia State Digital Library Commissioned

The Abia State Digital Library, commissioned on Friday the 23rd 2015, by His Excellency, Governor T.A Orji, (Ochendo) in company of the incoming Governor Okezie Ikpeazu and HE Peter Obi is a landmark project that will serve as a gateway to usher Abia state into an era of digital excellence.
January 26, 2015

Edo secures N5.7bn World Bank facility to fight erosion

The World Bank has given the Edo state government a N5.7billion loan facility to tackle the erosion problem at Auchi, Etsako West Local Government Area of the State. This was revealed on Friday in a press statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Edo state governor, Peter Okhiria.
January 26, 2015

AFRIFF Scholarship: 20 Filmmakers to Train in US

20 beneficiaries of the Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) are to train at the US Relativity School, a subsidiary of Relativity Media, the third largest mini-major film studio in the world, this summer
January 26, 2015

Oil Firm, Rivers Community Partner On SMEs Development

French oil-giant, Total E & P, has given a further boost of economic empowerment to its OML58 host communities through the promotion of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)
January 23, 2015

Firm Awards Scholarship To 58 Students In Rivers

An oil firm, Enercon Nigeria Limited, has restated its commitment in the development of its host community.