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NPOWER BUILD TRAINING FOR THE NPOWER PROGRAME COMMENCES

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Good morning, N-Power Build trainees, are you ready for an exciting time? Training for #NPowerBuild commences March 1st, 2018! Are you ready N-Power Build trainees? #NPowerNG #NPowerBuild #NPowerNG

Peace Corp Bill : Buhari withholds assent

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President Muhammadu Buhari has withheld his assent on the Peace Corps of Nigeria establishment bill recently passed by the National Assembly. His rejection of the bill was contained in a communication to the legislature today (Tuesday). The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, has just read the letter to members in plenary. Buhari says the organisation is a duplication of existing security agencies. Details later…

2018 Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for Students from Developing Countries to study in the United Kingdom (Fully Funded)

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Commonwealth Shared Scholarships Commonwealth Shared Scholarships are for candidates from least developed and lower middle income Commonwealth countries, for full-time Master’s study on selected courses, jointly supported by UK universities. Funded by the  UK Department for International Development (DFID) , Commonwealth Shared Scholarships enable talented and motivated individuals to gain the knowledge and skills required for sustainable development, and are aimed at those who could not otherwise afford to study in the UK. These scholarships are offered under six themes: Science and technology for development Strengthening health systems and capacity Promoting global prosperity Strengthening global peace, security and governance Strengthening resilience and response to crises Access, inclusion and opportunity Information on other scholarships offered by the CSC Eligibility To apply for these scholarships, you must: Be a citizen of or have been granted refugee status by an  eligible C

Nigerian Navy Course 25 Direct Short Service For Medical Consultant 2018

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1.​Applications are invited from qualified medical consultants who are desirous of enlistment into the Nigerian Navy Direct Short Service Commission Course 25 in the underlisted medical categories:​ a.​Surgery . ​​(1)​Orthopaedic Surgeon. ​​(2)​ENT Surgeon. ​​(3)​General Surgeon. ​​(4)​Neuro – Surgeon. ​​(5)​Burns & Plastic Surgeon. ​​(6)​Cardiothoracic Surgeon. ​​(7)​Ophthalmologist. ​​(8)​Anaesthetist. ​​(9)​Paediatric Surgeon. b .​Obstetrics & Gynaecology: Obstetrician & Gynaecologist. c .​Paediatrics: Paediatrician. d .​Medicine. ​​(1)​Family Medicine Physician. ​​(2)​Neuro – Psychiatrist. ​​(3)​Radiologist. ​​(5)​Pathologist. ​​(6)​Neurologist. ​​(7)​Dermatologist. ​​(8)​Public Health Physician. ​​(9)​Cardiologist. ​​(10)​Urologist.​ ​​(11)​Nephrologist. ​​(12)​Haematology – Oncologist. ​​(13)​Chemical Pathologist. ​​(14)​Histopathologist. ​​(15)​Microbiologist. ​​(16)​Endocrinologist. e .​Aviation Medicine: Flight Surgeon. f.​Dentistry. ​​(1)​Oral Maxillofacial Surgeo

ReadySetWork (RSW) Faculty Training Program for Nigerian Final Year Students 2018

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Vision Every student who graduates from a tertiary institution located in Lagos State will possess the knowledge, skills and mind-set required to be self-employed or become a value adding employee. Participating Schools : The 2018 participants will comprise of final and penultimate year students of: Lagos State University Lagos State Polytechnic Lagos State College of Health Technology Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education Micheal Otedola College of Education University of Lagos Caleb University Yaba College of Technology FCET Akoka Participants : The programme will be opened to 5,000 final year students from participatory institutions using the face-to-face method of learning and 20,000 penultimate year students from participatory institutions utilizing the on-line method of learning. Programme Duration : The programme runs for thirteen (13) weeks of intensive training (Saturday only) administered during the Second Semester of the school year. Internships & Seed Funding : At the

Oxfam-EDC SME Development Program for Nigerian Entrepreneurs 2018

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Application Deadline: April 14th, 2018 The OXFAM-EDC SME development programme in Nigeria supports SMEs with a social or environmental impact strategy to grow their company, create more employment opportunities for youth, and increase their impact. Do you manage an SME and are you ready for GROWTH? Do you want to get tailor-made support to boost your business and tackle your challenges? Do you want to diversify your market, increase your competitiveness, improve the value chain of your sector, and create opportunities to manage your business in a more sustainable and responsible manner? Apply for the Oxfam-EDC SME Development Program and get your business diagnosed by experts to identify improvement opportunities for desired business growth! Requirements : Oxfam-EDC are looking for companies that have a clear social and/or environmental impact strategy. This includes for example creating jobs for youth, using sustainable resource management solutions, developing renewable energy soluti

Coca-Cola Youth Entrepreneurship Program 2018

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Welcome to 2018! And welcome to a year that holds so much promise for you on the Digital Hub. You probably attended one of our live workshops or probably heard of this platform via our advertising. Whatever the case, we are excited to have you on board! The Digital Hub affords you a wider range of opportunities to improve your life and business skills. Do ensure you attempt our various training courses on this platform. A secret benefit awaits those who complete all training, so get going! There will be live sessions and more, and we'll communicate same as they are set up. As part of our community, you get to know (before the general public) that we have 4 live workshops lined up for this year - and we'll kick off very soon in the city of Benin, Edo state. The program seeks to provide fundamental life & business skills to support youths transitioning from school to the workplace. It is a diverse and inclusive programme designed to equip young people to achieve their career

NATIONAL HOME GROWN SCHOOL FEEDING PROGRAM RECRUITMENT FOR FARMERS

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The National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme is in 21 states across Nigeria today. Interested in participating in #NHGSFP in your state as a farmer, please read the image below. Continue to #TrackWithUs

ORID TDR International Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme to study in Ghana 2018-2019

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The Office of Research, Innovation, and Development (ORID) is inviting applications for TDR International Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme for the 2018/2019 academic year, funded under the WHO TDR International Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme. The purpose of the project is to enhance University of Ghana’s capacity and post-graduate training in the Humanities. The University of Ghana, the premier university and the largest university in Ghana was founded as the University College of the Gold Coast by Ordinance on August 11, 1948, for the purpose of providing and promoting university education, learning and research. Scholarship Description:  Application Deadline:  March 30, 2018 Course Level:  Scholarships are available to pursue Postgraduate programme. Study Subject:  Scholarships are awarded to pursue One-year Masters studies in Public Health. Ten (10) Master’s scholarships will be offered under the programme for the 2018/2019 academic year in the following areas: Masters in Public He

APPLY NOW - KADUNA STATE UNIVERSITY ACADEMIC STAFF VACANCIES 2018

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Application are invited from suitable qualified candidate for the following academic position in the under listed department/ course  below. The closing date for application submission is on the 6th of April 2018.

Presidency speaks on N-Power 2017 List, cash transfer to Nigerians, other programme

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Mrs Mariam Uwais, presidential aide on National Social Investment Programmes (NSIP), has called on Nigerians to join the programme and reap its benefits, especially on employment. She spoke while presenting the scorecard of the four aspects of the programme at a news briefing in the State House. According to her, NSIP programme comprises Npower, National Home Grown School Feeding, Government Enterprise Empowerment Programme, and the National (conditional) Cash Transfer Programme, designed to support citizens facing economic challenges. “As our programmes unfold around the country, we call on all Nigerians to join us in this effort as the ultimate beneficiaries of the impact of our activities. “One of the most important aspects of the programme is the millions of Nigerians who have and would benefit directly and indirectly from each of the various schemes. “All our beneficiaries are being paid directly with their Bank Verification Number; being an integral part of our design. “Today, we

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS: SOCIAL MEDIA REPORTERS FOR WEST AFRICANS

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Creative Girls Mentorship Program for Female Creatives 2018.

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Application Deadline: 21st of March, 2018. In the Creative/Professional world, meeting other individuals who have made significant progress in their lives and with their Art and Work is invaluable. It creates a paradigm shift as the young and inexperienced creative is exposed to resources, guides, angles and dreams that are achievable. For Creative Girls has created a 2-month mentorship program for Female Creatives and Professional. The mentorship program has been developed to help upcoming artists and professional women get the guide, help and resources that they need to accelerate their growth in their chosen fields. Makers, creators, social activists, and artists are thriving around the globe, and this mentorship program is tailored to help bridge the gap between female creatives uncomfortable with the stage their art and skills are currently at and those who have grown tremendously. The program is a One-on- One virtual mentorship guidance that will hold for 2 months causing accele

The InterswitchSPAK National Science Competition for Nigerian Secondary Schools 2018

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About InterswitchSPAK INTRODUCTION InterswitchSPAK is an annual search across high schools (public and private) in Nigeria for only SS 2 (year 11) students between the ages of 14-17 years.I t is introduced to chart the ideal career path and drive the student towards full optimization of their potentials and fulfilment of their dreams (either as an inventor or entrepreneur) with a key message of revving up the interest of students; parents, teachers and other key stakeholders towards STEM education and its application in Africa. SPAK OBJECTIVES To arouse and sustain keen interest in the study of STEM in high schools across Africa. To raise the standard of STEM education and reward excellence with educational grants through an unbiased competition that would promote sound education in Africa. To create a vehicle that is genuinely interested in the growth, development and well-being of Africa students and teachers through various interventions including scholarship schemes for outstandin