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By Khanyile Mlotshwa  A TOP South African university will confer an honorary degree on musician, Vusi Mahlasela at its graduation in April this year. This comes a year after the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) honoured Hugh Masekela, who died early this year, with a similar degree. According to a management communique from the office of...
For the umpteenth time, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has denied it has a plan to execute an increase in petrol price. In a statement today by spokesman Ndu Ughamadu, the corporation gave assurance to motorists and other consumers of petroleum products that the pump price of petrol remains...
Nollywood actor, Ramsey Noah, has called on Nigerians to patronise indigenous fashion designers in order to boost the industry. The popular actor made the call while addressing guests at the Tozali African Fashion and Cultural Week on Friday night in Abuja. Nike Free 4.0...
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has advised the public to desist from promotion of breast milk substitutes as food for infants under six months. The NAFDAC Coordinator in Zamfara, Alhaji Suleman Dabo, said on Sunday that it was part of the agency’s efforts to...
Katsina state government has concluded plans to train 8,000 farmers across the 34 local government areas of the state on the production of tomatoes. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that training, to be undertaken under the state Himma Project Agricultural Programme is in partnership with a private company...