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A book detailing the personal experience of a sickle cell patient is set for launch and public presentation tomorrow, Saturday June 19, 2021 at the Merit House, Maitama, in Abuja by 10am. The book, entitled, I’m...
By Freya Grünhagen Germany is admitting its responsibility, as a colonial power, for the Herero and Nama genocide. In Namibia, however, the agreement is widely rejected THERE’s an eery silence around the Namibian government leadership at the...
This is merely an appetiser to the full story in a book to be launched in Abuja on June 19, 2021. In the Foreword to Shehu Olaitan Mohammed’s I’m A Survivor: The Story of My...
THE Nigerian Bureau of Statistics recently published the country’s unemployment rate for the fourth quarter of 2020, reflecting a continued deterioration during the COVID-19 year. The unemployment rate for this period stood at 33.3%. Ogechi...
By Ayuba Wabba TODAY, April 28, 2021 is commemorated all over the world as the International Workers’ Memorial Day or the Workers’ Mourning Day. This day is celebrated in the memory of workers who had...
OVER weeks into the commencement of third term classes in the 2020/21 academic session, pupils of LEA Primary School, Elugwu-Effeche in Edumoga District of Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue State are still at home;...
By Ricardo Torres Pérez, Havanna Raúl Castro’s departure marks the end of an era — and coincides with Cuba’s worst crisis in decades. His successors face a daunting task. THE 8th Congress of the Cuban Communist Party...
In this feature, ILO News reports how Jordanian Omar Abu Noa’aj struggled for years to find work due to his physical disability. Last year, an ILO employment centre helped him secure his first formal job...
SUB-SAHARAN Africa’s economic growth is set to recover in 2021. Yet, the path to recovery, and overcoming the long-lasting effects of the pandemic will be difficult. Policymakers must strive to deliver vaccines, while restoring the...
By Erin Brockovich THE end of humankind? It may be coming sooner than we think, thanks to hormone-disrupting chemicals that are decimating fertility at an alarming rate around the globe. A new book called Countdown, by...