Nigerian Protein Deficiency Report 2020 set for unveiling Thursday 

The Nigerian Protein Deficiency Report 2020, the result of a survey carried out in 2020 to assess the malignant issues of protein deficiency in Nigeria, will be formally presented to the public at a special Protein Challenge webinar session on Thursday, March 18, 2021. #ProteinChallenge is the tag name of the Nigeria Protein Deficiency Awareness Campaign. The goal of the campaign is to create nationwide awareness of the prevalence, challenges and impact of protein deficiency in Nigeria and to work with relevant stakeholders to explore options of mitigating it so that…

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Argungu Polo Tournament and Cultural Fete set for Sept.

The Organising Committee of Argungu Polo Tournament and Cultural Fete just announced the hosting of this year’s Fete in Argungu, Kebbi State, Nigeria. The crowd pulling cultural tourism Fete will hold for 4 days in September, from the 8th to 11th, 2021. This year’s Argungu Cultural tourism Fete is the 4th in the row of tourism promotional events facilitated by the popular NSK Polo Ranch & Resort in collaboration with Argungu Emirate Council. It is noteworthy that in the previous Fetes, top Government officials and cultural troupes from Nigeria’s neighbouring…

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Arik Air dismisses social media stories alleging unsafe operations, restates commitment to safe operations

The management of Arik Air has dismissed stories published on the social media claiming that its operations are unsafe following an incident last week. A statement signed by Captain Roy Ilegbodu, chief executive officer of Arik Air said the incident referred to by the author of the article occurred in Abuja on the 8th of March 2021. Captain Ilegbodu explained that: “For the records, the actions taken by the crew of the flight were strictly precautionary as the Pilot-in-Command of the aircraft took the necessary safety measures by returning the…

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