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AllAfrica.com
Youth Forum - NYC Joins Other Ministries to Commemorate World Cancer DayIn today's Youth Forum we bring you the recent commemoration of World Cancer Da
Youth Forum - NYC Joins Other Ministries to Commemorate World Cancer Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
In today's Youth Forum we bring you the recent commemoration of World Cancer Day in Banjul, where the National Youth Council (NYC) also participated in the celebration. The office of the First Lady Zineb Jammeh and other ministries, women and youth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NEC - 95 Percent Voted in Grassroots PollsMore than 95 per cent of eligible voters across the country participated in yes
NEC - 95 Percent Voted in Grassroots Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
More than 95 per cent of eligible voters across the country participated in yesterday's grassroots polls, the National Electoral Commission (NEC) has said. A total of more than 76, 000 local leaders were elected in all the country's 14,837 villages... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Wilton Holds Talk On Youth Marijuana Use, Binge Drinking And E-CigarettesWILTON, Conn. -- Youth and parent surveys show that young people are using subs
Wilton Holds Talk On Youth Marijuana Use, Binge Drinking And E-Cigarettes
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 23 hours ago
WILTON, Conn. -- Youth and parent surveys show that young people are using substances at a higher rate than parents believe they are. Although your teen may not be using drugs and alcohol, they are exposed to them. A survey of Wilton middle and high... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Behind Every Malawi Great Artist, There's a Good Manager - Story of Edward KankhombaBy Harold Kapindu - Nyasa Times Behind every great artist's success there is a
Behind Every Malawi Great Artist, There's a Good Manager - Story of Edward Kankhomba
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Harold Kapindu - Nyasa Times Behind every great artist's success there is a great manager. Gwamba and Nesnes are arguably the most successful young artists in Malawi at the moment thanks to the brains behind their former manager, Edward... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwandans Should Continue to Demonstrate Political MaturityToday, more than six million Rwandans head to the polls to vote in grassroots e
Rwandans Should Continue to Demonstrate Political Maturity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Today, more than six million Rwandans head to the polls to vote in grassroots elections that will last several weeks. In today's exercise alone, eligible Rwandans will pick five members of the executive committees at the village (umudugudu) level, a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
59,000 young people urged to register to vote in General Election | Irish Examiner Monday, February 08, 2016 - 06:27 am Some 59,000 young pe
59,000 young people urged to register to vote in General Election
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, February 08, 2016 - 06:27 am Some 59,000 young people are being reminded to register to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
59,000 young people urged to register to vote in general election The National Youth Council of Ireland has urged those who turned 18 in the la
59,000 young people urged to register to vote in general election
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
The National Youth Council of Ireland has urged those who turned 18 in the last 12 months to ensure they are able to take part Some 59,000 young people are being reminded to register... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Homeless shelter the Crib a refuge for young LGBT peopleAmong those waiting outside a North Side shelter on a recent, bitterly cold nig
Homeless shelter the Crib a refuge for young LGBT people
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Among those waiting outside a North Side shelter on a recent, bitterly cold night was Cilantra, the street name of a 23-year-old who has been scuffling since leaving his family's home five years ago. "I was pretty much running away," Cilantra said.... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Correction: Obit-Hayling story FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — In a story Dec. 24 about the death of Dr. Robert
Correction: Obit-Hayling story
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — In a story Dec. 24 about the death of Dr. Robert B. Hayling, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Hayling was among a group known as "The St. Augustine Four" who were members of... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Black History MonthPictured above front row from left to right are : Prestine Warren, Zada W. Hair
Black History Month
Williamson Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Pictured above front row from left to right are : Prestine Warren, Zada W. Hairston, Jada Hunter, Robert Carlton, and Rev. Frank Jones. Second row from right to left are : Virdell Banks Richard Wright Sr., Richard Wright III, Zion Martin, Leah Banks,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Empretec Certificates Over 30 Young EntrepreneursEmpretec, a project being implemented by the Gambia Investment and Export Promo
Empretec Certificates Over 30 Young Entrepreneurs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Empretec, a project being implemented by the Gambia Investment and Export Promotion Agency (GIEPA), Saturday certificated 32 young entrepreneurs after a six-day training on how to manage businesses. They were the 18th batch of entrepreneurs trained... Read more
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Daily Mail
Austria warns its migrant camp is a 'breeding ground' for radicalsAustria warns its migrant camp is already a 'breeding ground' for radicalising
Austria warns its migrant camp is a 'breeding ground' for radicals
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Austria warns its migrant camp is already a 'breeding ground' for radicalising youths who are not integrating into society New report says Austrian migrant camp is a 'breeding ground' for radicals Many youths in Traiskirchen migrant camp aren't... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
“I’m more surprised by the lack of abuse I’ve had than anything” - Taverham teenager encourages more women to take up refereeing Charlotte Savage who just one of 16 female referees affiliated to Norfolk FA.
“I’m more surprised by the lack of abuse I’ve had than anything” - Taverham teenager encourages more women to take up refereeing
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Charlotte Savage who just one of 16 female referees affiliated to Norfolk FA. PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY Charlotte Savage... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPs Approve Bill Seeking to Narrow Youth Age Bracket, Sets 30 As LimitA draft law that was yesterday approved by the Chamber of Deputies is set to na
MPs Approve Bill Seeking to Narrow Youth Age Bracket, Sets 30 As Limit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
A draft law that was yesterday approved by the Chamber of Deputies is set to narrow the age bracket for the youth to between 16 and 30 years, instead of the current 14-35 years. The newly proposed age bracket for the youth will help empower young... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Campaigners urge under 25s to register to vote | Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 - 06:03 pm Trade unions, yout
Campaigners urge under 25s to register to vote
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 - 06:03 pm Trade unions, youth groups and women’s rights campaigners have joined forces to encourage the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Thomasville Teen Council gets grant for chemo care kitsThe Thomasville Teen Council has received a $500 state grant to create 80 chemo
Thomasville Teen Council gets grant for chemo care kits
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
The Thomasville Teen Council has received a $500 state grant to create 80 chemo care kits for patients fighting cancer. The grant was one of 15 totaling $6,300 that Gov. Pat McCrory's Youth Advocacy & Involvement Office distributed to enhance youth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youth Sector - Need for Development of Policies and ProgrammesThe Smart Youth 2020 Report released last week, highlights the importance to de
Youth Sector - Need for Development of Policies and Programmes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Smart Youth 2020 Report released last week, highlights the importance to develop appropriate youth-related policies and planned programmes within a pedagogy in focused areas. The areas targeted are: informal education, employment and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament Passes Law Cutting Youth Age CapA new law approved by Parliament yesterday will upon promulgation reduce the ag
Parliament Passes Law Cutting Youth Age Cap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
A new law approved by Parliament yesterday will upon promulgation reduce the age bracket of the youth to 16-30 years. According to Government, the move to trim the bracket, which under the current law is between 14-35 years, aimed at among others... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
National group heaps praise on St. Augustine activistSt. Augustine environmental activist Hunter Miller was presented a national awa
National group heaps praise on St. Augustine activist
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 5 days ago
St. Augustine environmental activist Hunter Miller was presented a national award in Washington, D.C., last week for his leadership in the fight against proposed oil drilling and seismic testing in the Atlantic Ocean. Oceana, the world’s largest... Read more
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The Forward
Manuel Tenenbaum, Latin American Jewish Congress Head for 3 Decades, DiesManuel Tenenbaum, who served for three decades as head of the Latin American Je
Manuel Tenenbaum, Latin American Jewish Congress Head for 3 Decades, Dies
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
Manuel Tenenbaum, who served for three decades as head of the Latin American Jewish Congress, has died. Tenenbaum, who was also an educator and author, died and was buried Tuesday in his native Montevideo, Uruguay. He was 81. In 1978, he was named... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Time to Smoke Out Tobacco From SchoolsTHE increase in the uptake of tobacco smoking by young people in the country an
Time to Smoke Out Tobacco From Schools
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
THE increase in the uptake of tobacco smoking by young people in the country and the world in general is a cause for concern. Most of these youngsters who smoke are below the age of 15 which is mostly school-going age worldwide. Statistics released... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Feb. 3 CalendarBring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispat
Feb. 3 Calendar
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Bring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispatch.com, or mail it to The Calendar, The Dispatch, P.O. Box 908, Lexington, 27293 so it arrives one week prior to its publication date. Call Jill Doss-Raines at (336)... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Martin Luther King Jr. Park and Carrboro library plans set in motion Alexis Allston Published 50 minutes ago The Carrboro Board of Aldermen meeti
Martin Luther King Jr. Park and Carrboro library plans set in motion
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 7 days ago
Alexis Allston Published 50 minutes ago The Carrboro Board of Aldermen meeting Tuesday focused on several projects for additions to the town, including Southern Branch Library and... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Bill seeks to alter student survey rulesCONCORD - A Senate bill aims to change the way parents of public school student
Bill seeks to alter student survey rules
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
CONCORD - A Senate bill aims to change the way parents of public school students consent to having their children participate in surveys and questionnaires, including the national Youth Risk Behavior Survey that health departments, schools and area... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ijaw Leaders Call for Talks With JTF to End SiegeBy Emma Amaize and Ochuko Akuopha Ijaw leaders of Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri Sou
Ijaw Leaders Call for Talks With JTF to End Siege
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
By Emma Amaize and Ochuko Akuopha Ijaw leaders of Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State, have called for dialogue with the Joint Task Force, JTF, in the Niger Delta to brainstorm on the recent pipeline bombing in the... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Community Notebook: Palo Alto hosting teen forum on Feb. 6The Palo Alto Youth Council and City of Palo Alto are teaming up to host a seco
Community Notebook: Palo Alto hosting teen forum on Feb. 6
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
The Palo Alto Youth Council and City of Palo Alto are teaming up to host a second annual teen forum on Saturday, Feb. 6, to discuss topics from dealing with stress and tackling mental illness to helping friends in need. The forum, called "Palo Alto... Read more
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BC Local News
City Byelection - George Roman runs for councilGeorge Roman promises he will promote improved public safety, a revitalized dow
City Byelection - George Roman runs for council
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
George Roman promises he will promote improved public safety, a revitalized downtown, better transportation options for citizens and fewer train traffic delays. He said he will also seek tax exemptions for the Langley Food Bank and other non-profit... Read more
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Langley Times
City Byelection - George Roman runs for councilGeorge Roman promises he will promote improved public safety, a revitalized dow
City Byelection - George Roman runs for council
Langley Times / Posted 8 days ago
George Roman promises he will promote improved public safety, a revitalized downtown, better transportation options for citizens and fewer train traffic delays. He said he will also seek tax exemptions for the Langley Food Bank and other non-profit... Read more
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New Kerala
Assam budget sees 50 percent women's quota in government jobsGuwahati, Feb 1 : Fifty percent of government jobs in Assam will be reserved fo
Assam budget sees 50 percent women's quota in government jobs
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Guwahati, Feb 1 : Fifty percent of government jobs in Assam will be reserved for women, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi announced on Monday, as he tabled a Rs.33,687.43 crore vote-on-account for the first six months of the 2016-17 fiscal. "I seek... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pipeline Bombing - Gbaramatu Schools, Health Centres Shut As Military Continues OffensiveBy Emma Amaize and Tare Youdeowei Schools, both secondary and primary, as well
Pipeline Bombing - Gbaramatu Schools, Health Centres Shut As Military Continues Offensive
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
By Emma Amaize and Tare Youdeowei Schools, both secondary and primary, as well as health centres, in Okerenkoko, Oporoza, Kurutie, Kunukunumam, Egboba, Benikurukuru, Egwa, Abitte, Tebijoh and other Ijaw communities in Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amaechi and Maritime University - the Storm in IjawlandThe Lion of the tribe of Ubima community in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Ri
Amaechi and Maritime University - the Storm in Ijawland
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Lion of the tribe of Ubima community in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State, Rt Hon Rotimi Amaechi, currently Nigeria's Minister of Transportation, had fought several battles in his action-packed political career with very big support... Read more
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Rappler
What’s in the new Sangguniang Kabataan?EMPOWERING YOUTH. Republic Act 10742 provides the Sangguniang Kabataan with a n
What’s in the new Sangguniang Kabataan?
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
EMPOWERING YOUTH. Republic Act 10742 provides the Sangguniang Kabataan with a new lease on life. Rappler file image. MANILA, Philippines - After a 3-year break, the SK, or Sangguniang Kabataan (Youth Council) is back. This unique youth institution... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EALA Adopts Report On YouthArusha — The youth of the East African Community yesterday received a boost wit
EALA Adopts Report On Youth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Arusha — The youth of the East African Community yesterday received a boost with regional legislators calling out for their full involvement in integration matters. Central to the plank is a call to amend article 50 of the Treaty for the... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Milton Youth Council face tasks upon being sworn in Posted Jan. 29, 2016 at 10:57 AM After being sworn in by Milton City Clerk D
Milton Youth Council face tasks upon being sworn in
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Posted Jan. 29, 2016 at 10:57 AM After being sworn in by Milton City Clerk Dewitt Nobles, the Milton Youth Council was given a preview of what to expect at their upcoming monthly meetings this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chadema Strikes Back On Broadcasting FiascoDar es Salaam — CHADEMA's Publicity Secretary for the Youth Council, Edward Shi
Chadema Strikes Back On Broadcasting Fiasco
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Dar es Salaam — CHADEMA's Publicity Secretary for the Youth Council, Edward Shimbei has given President Magufuli three days to revoke a statement given by his government stopping Tanzania Broadcasting Corporation (TBC) from airing Parliamentary... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Havering students disadvantaged in student grant scrap row Students from low-income backgrounds maybe left unable to afford university f
Havering students disadvantaged in student grant scrap row
Romford Recorder / Posted 11 days ago
Students from low-income backgrounds maybe left unable to afford university following government vote to scrap a grant. Photo: Chris Ison/PA Wire/PA Images A vote to scrap student... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Redevelopment in works for Front StreetBy Emily Chesnic The passage of one piece of legislation secured a brighter fu
Redevelopment in works for Front Street
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 days ago
By Emily Chesnic The passage of one piece of legislation secured a brighter future for Cuyahoga Falls’ Front Street, said Councilman Adam Miller (R-Ward 6). At the Jan. 25 meeting, City Council approved an ordinance authorizing the transfer of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Are Fee Protests Politically Motivated?Fear of retribution is said to have gripped the country's various youth organis
Are Fee Protests Politically Motivated?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Fear of retribution is said to have gripped the country's various youth organisations amidst speculation that the current protests over student registration fees at the country's two State-owned universities are linked to a clandestine political... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Maritime Varsity - Ijaw Youths Demand Apology From AmaechiBy Emma Amaize and Jimitota Onoyume Warri — Reactions have continued to trail
Maritime Varsity - Ijaw Youths Demand Apology From Amaechi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
By Emma Amaize and Jimitota Onoyume Warri — Reactions have continued to trail the decision of the Federal Government to scrap the Nigeria Maritime University, NMU, Okerenkoko, in Delta State, with the Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, Western zone, demanding... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Youth Council Seeks Young People Wanting Make DifferenceThursday, 28 January 2016, 4:59 pmPress Release: Ruapehu District CouncilYouth
Youth Council Seeks Young People Wanting Make Difference
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Thursday, 28 January 2016, 4:59 pmPress Release: Ruapehu District CouncilYouth Council Seeks Young People Who Want to Make a DifferenceYoung people living in northern Ruapehu with a passion for... Read more
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Castlegar News
Living library for Family Literacy WeekAs part of Family Literacy Week the Castlegar and District Public Library hoste
Living library for Family Literacy Week
Castlegar News / Posted 13 days ago
As part of Family Literacy Week the Castlegar and District Public Library hosted several events over the weekend. One event was called the living library, where participants could check out a living book, a person who is an expert in their field,... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Jan. 27 CalendarBring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispat
Jan. 27 Calendar
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
Bring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispatch.com, or mail it to The Calendar, The Dispatch, P.O. Box 908, Lexington, 27293 so it arrives one week prior to its publication date. Call Jill Doss-Raines at (336)... Read more
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The Young Witness
Unsung heroes honouredHundreds converged on Carrington Park yesterday morning for the annual Australi
Unsung heroes honoured
The Young Witness / Posted 14 days ago
Hundreds converged on Carrington Park yesterday morning for the annual Australia Day festivities and to honour those who have done great things in the community. Hundreds converged on Carrington Park yesterday morning for the annual Australia Day... Read more
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The Young Witness
Unsung heros honouredHundreds converged on Carrington Park yesterday morning for the annual Australi
Unsung heros honoured
The Young Witness / Posted 14 days ago
Hundreds converged on Carrington Park yesterday morning for the annual Australia Day festivities and to honour those who have done great things in the community. Hundreds converged on Carrington Park yesterday morning for the annual Australia Day... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EALA Says Stands With Kenya Against TerrorismThe East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) sitting in Arusha, Tanzania, yeste
EALA Says Stands With Kenya Against Terrorism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) sitting in Arusha, Tanzania, yesterday, expressed its solidarity with Kenya following an al Shabaab terrorist attack that killed its troops in Somalia last week. At a news conference on Monday, EALA... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ijaw Youths Write Buhari, 'Please, Don't Cancel Maritime University'Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), Worldwide, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari
Ijaw Youths Write Buhari, 'Please, Don't Cancel Maritime University'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), Worldwide, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari not to cancel the Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta state. The Council disclosed this in an open letter to the president, arguing, that the cancellation will be a... Read more
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The Border Mail
Anne wants respect for allAnne Shaw does not usually like being centre of attention on stage. But behind
Anne wants respect for all
The Border Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Anne Shaw does not usually like being centre of attention on stage. But behind the scenes she has been an integral part of leadership, education and community groups, which make a real difference. This tireless work earned Ms Shaw the title of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Anne wants respect for allTireless work has earned Anne Shaw the title of Wangaratta citizen of the year
Anne wants respect for all
The Border Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Tireless work has earned Anne Shaw the title of Wangaratta citizen of the year GENUINE: Anne Shaw's strong voice for leadership and volunteering in Wangaratta and rural Australia led to her being named the 2016 citizen of the year on Australia Day.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dont Scrap Maritime University, Ijaw Youths Urge BuhariIjaw Youths from the nine states of the Niger Delta region yesterday sent a Sav
Dont Scrap Maritime University, Ijaw Youths Urge Buhari
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Ijaw Youths from the nine states of the Niger Delta region yesterday sent a Save-Our-Soul letter to President Mohammadu Buhari over the proposed scrapping of the Maritime University at Okerenkoko, Delta State urging him not to assent to it. They... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ijaw Youths Flay Planned Scrapping of Maritime VarsityYenagoa — Ijaw youths under the aegis of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) on Sunday
Ijaw Youths Flay Planned Scrapping of Maritime Varsity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Yenagoa — Ijaw youths under the aegis of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) on Sunday 24 January 2016 flayed the Federal Government's proposal to scrap the Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta State. They argued that the reasons which the former... Read more
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