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FEC approves national language policy for primary education

FEC Nov. 30 (THEWILL) — The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new National Language Policy, which makes the mother tongue a compulsory language of instruction for students in public primary schools. Education Minister Adamu Adamu told State House correspondents after the Council meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja. He […]

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Peter Obi has a troubled past – Fani-Kayode | Policy

Get real-time updates straight to your device, subscribe now. Subscribe Director, New Media, APC Presidential Campaign Council, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, claimed that Labor Party (LP) presidential candidate Peter Obi had a “deep, dark, sinister and shady past” . Fani Kayode said this in a series of tweets on Tuesday, but gave no further explanation. The […]

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Nigeria

Supports FG policy on mother tongue teaching

The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved a new national language policy for primary schools. The policy makes the mother tongue a compulsory language of instruction in grades 1 to 6. Education Minister Adamu Adamu revealed this during a briefing to State House correspondents shortly after this week’s Federal Executive Council meeting, chaired by the […]

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Tinubu goes to Bayelsa for the campaign | Policy

Get real-time updates straight to your device, subscribe now. Subscribe All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and his running mate Senator Kashim Shettima will take to Bayelsa State for a rally on Thursday. APC Publicity Secretary Doifie Buokoribo revealed this in a statement on Wednesday. Buokoribo said the rally in Yenagoa was […]

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Nigeria

Students will receive education in their mother tongue as FEC approves national language policy

Posted by African Examiner Featured, Breaking News, News across Nigeria Wednesday, November 30, 2022 (AFRICA EXAMINER) – The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a national language policy for use in all primary schools across the country. Education Minister Adamu Adamu told State House correspondents after the Council […]

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Nigeria

Students will receive education in their mother tongue as FEC approves national language policy

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a National Language Policy for use in all primary schools nationwide. Education Minister Adamu Adamu told State House correspondents after the Council meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday in Abuja. He said: “A national policy note has been approved by the council. So, Nigeria now has a […]

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Nigeria

Adeleke is still cheating Osun people – MURIC | Policy

Get real-time updates straight to your device, subscribe now. Subscribe An Islamic rights organization, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has accused Osun’s new governor, Senator Ademola Adeleke, of misleading the state’s electorate. In a statement issued on Wednesday November 30 and signed by its director, Professor Ishaq Akintola, the group demanded to know which governor Adeleke […]

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Twitter’s COVID misinformation policy no longer in effect under Musk

According to Twitter, it no longer enforces its rules against spreading false information about the coronavirus. On Wednesday, Nov. 23, the company stopped taking action against tweets that violated its Covid regulations, according to the company’s website. In September this year, Twitter had already admitted to suspending more than 11,000 accounts for spreading false information […]

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Zambia

Zambia is working on an electric car policy~

Written by Paul Shalala Zambia has begun work on a policy that will steer the nation towards electric vehicle adoption. Zambia’s Acting Environmental Management Agency – ZEMA – Director General MAXWELL NKOYA says the GEF has provided $2 million for the pilot project. Mr NKOYA says many countries have already prepared their road maps towards […]

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Zambia

Maintain the policy rate at ~9%

The Bank of Zambia-BZ kept its monetary policy rate at 9 per cent. BoZ Bank Governor DENNY KALYALYA said that the monetary policy rate cannot be reduced because it is still below the inflation rate of 9.7%. Dr. Kalealia says that inflation is expected to maintain the downward trend and return to the target range […]

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Times of Zambia | “Let all companies develop a fraud risk management policy”

Written by Judith Namotoi –The Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) said the feasibility study for the Batoka Hydroelectric Power Plant has been reviewed.ZRA CEO Munyaradze Menodov said in an interview yesterday that the review of the pilot structure, power house and power production of the project has been completed.Mandofa said the authority is currently awaiting the […]

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Zambia

MUTATI wants stronger links between policy makers and scholars ~

Posted by Masauso Mkwaya The Ministry of Science and Technology has called for stronger links between policymakers and scientists in order to find solutions to challenges related to science, technology and innovation. The ministry organized an energy and climate change conference that drew participation from researchers, innovation officials, academics, university students, as well as policy […]

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Cabinet approves anti-money laundering and terrorism policy ~

Written by Brian Mually The Council of Ministers approved the national policy to combat money laundering, financing of terrorism and its proliferation, and its implementation plan. The government’s chief spokesperson, Choshi Kasanda, said the Cabinet’s decision was due to the spread of vices such as corruption, tax evasion, drug trafficking, theft and fraud. Ms. KASANDA […]

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