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Without TETFund, we would have gone into oblivion, says VC, FUT Minna

Vice Chancellor, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Prof. AbdullahiBala has said that without the intervention efforts of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), most public higher institutions in the country would have gone into oblivion. Prof. Bala made the statement  in Minna during the recent convocation of the university where the …

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Nigerian firm emerges top at African Mining Indaba

Wins 2018 Investment Battlefield…country named among top ten mining designations for 2019 A Nigerian firm, Thor Exploration Limited (also known as Segilola), a gold mining company operating in Osun State, Nigeria has emerged winner of the 2018 Investment Battlefield for their gold exploration project in the South west state. The …

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FG to establish commission to regulate mining activities; releases results of  new Electromagnetic survey

Determined to ensure predictability in its mining sector and boost local and international investments, the Federal Government has concluded arrangements to establish the Nigerian Mining Commission, to take charge of the regulatory role of the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development. The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, …

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ITF partners NCRIP for training of returnee migrants

In order to ensure the smooth return, readmission and reintegration of Nigerian migrants from Libya and other parts of the world that have been evacuated back to the country, the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) is set to enter into partnership with the National Commission for Refugees for Migrants and Internally …

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World’s Top 10 Economies in 2017

When it comes to the top 10 national economies around the globe, the order may shift a bit, but the key players usually remain the same, and so does the name at the head of the list. The United States has been the world’s biggest economy since 1871. But that …

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Equip Nigerians with skills to stem rising migration- ITF DG

BY SULEYOL FRED CHAGU Concerned by reports of mass casualties on the high seas, enslavement and other harrowing misfortunes being experienced by Nigerian youths seeking to migrate to Europe, the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) is appealing to stakeholders to collaborate with the organization in order to equip more Nigerians with …

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