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How Nigeria has fared in 60 years, by stakeholders

Nigeria at 60

Some stakeholders in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State, have expressed divergent views on how Nigeria has fared since its attainment of independence 60 years ago. The Nigeria at 60 logo The stakeholders particularly chronicled how Nigeria had evolved politically, educationally and judicially over a period of 60 years. Chairman, Dean of Deans of Education in Nigeria, Prof. Julius Ademokoya, ...

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Nigeria at 60: State of the environment and matters arising – Nasiru Idris

Prof. Nasiru Idris

The fundamental obligation for the protection of the environment as stated in Section 20 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 provides that the “State shall protect and improve the environment and safeguard the water, air and land, forest and wild life of Nigeria”. The question now is, has the State safeguarded Nigeria’s total land area of ...

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Nigeria at 60: Such diversity that threatens her unity

Nigeria at 60

In 1914, on the 1st of January to be precise, Lord Lugard, the governor of Northern and Southern Nigeria protectorate, signed a document amalgamating the two, thereby bringing to life, the colony and protectorate of Nigeria. This is one fact every Nigerian knows, and one exam question that always comes as a piece of cake. The Nigeria at 60 logo ...

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Nigeria at 60: Biosafety agency urges concerted efforts in safe application of modern biotechnology

Dr Rufus Ebegba

As the country marks its 60 years of independence, the Director General/Chief Executive Officer of the National Biosafety Management (NBMA), Dr. Rufus Ebegba, has called for concerted effort in the bid to ensuring safety in the application and use of modern biotechnology, as well as in ensuring biosecurity in Nigeria. Dr Rufus Ebegba, Director General, National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) ...

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Stakeholders urge govt to implement projects for environmental sustainability

Dr. Mahmood Mohammad Abubakar

As Nigeria celebrates her 60th independence, stakeholders in the environment sector have urged the Federal Government to effectively implement projects in the sector to promote development and achieve a sustainable environment. Nigeria’s Minister of Environment, Dr. Mahmood Mohammad Abubakar The stakeholders spoke with the News agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 in Abuja. Mr. Williams Osaze, President, ...

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