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Aurecon RSA Launches Visual Employment Contracts

Global engineering and infrastructure advisory company, Aurecon is using visual employment contracts from August 2018, eliminating more than 4 000 words from their employment contracts to create a succinct and meaningful visual contract that uses illustrations to complement the text. The contracts were developed in


NIRSAL Developes Improved Insurance Cover for Farmers

The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), has launched a new insurance product which was developed to improve on its pioneering Area Yield Index Insurance (AYII) mechanism introduced last year. This is in a bid to better safeguard farmers against risks along


Buhari Signs Accession Instrument to International Cocoa Agreement

Sequel to the Federal Executive Council approval for Nigeria to accede to the International Cocoa Agreement, 2010, President Muhammadu Buhari Monday, at the State House, Abuja, signed the Instrument of Accession to the International Cocoa Agreement, 2010. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media &

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‘Yellow Taxi’ Boss Tasks Members on Tree Planting

Members of Lagos State Taxi Driver and Cab Operators Association (LSTDCOA) popularly called ‘Yellow Taxi’, have been tasked to ensure planting trees around their environment because of its immense values. The ‘Yellow Taxi’ drivers and Cab operators were given the advice by their president/Chief Executive

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National Fish Association of Nigeria Elects Executive Team

The National Fish Asssociation of Nigeria (NFAN) held their inaugural election on the 3rd July, 2018 which saw Otunba (Dr) Gabreil Emiola Ogunsuya emerged the President, and Alhaji Sanusi Maikudi the Secretary General among other positions. The election was peaceful with about 500 delegates from all

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Police Arraigns 9 Over Alleged Stealing of N80m Cocoa Beans

Nine men were on Wednesday, arraigned before an Igbosere Chief Magistrate’s Court, Lagos, for alleged stealing of cocoa bean valued N80 million, by men of Force Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department (FCIID), Alagbon, Ikoyi, Lagos. The nine men charged before the court are: Alhaji Ola