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The birth of a new nation

The birth of a new nation

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The challenges of nationhood notwithsdanding, India has come a long way in these 74 years. “At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India shall awake to life and freedom.” These were not just words from any ordinary speech but the very first Prime Minister of Independent India was addressing the nation for the very first time. This independence he claimed was not free, according the him, the leaders  had to pay a huge price for it. Many have sacrificed their valuable lives, thousands have attained martyrdom so that this coming generation would be able to live a life of liberty. As India celebrates its 74th Independence day on 15th August 2020, it is of utmost importance and prestige and that the people remember all those because of whom they were able to live freel...
APWEN CELEBRATES INWED 2020 – CALLS FOR COLLABORATION

APWEN CELEBRATES INWED 2020 – CALLS FOR COLLABORATION

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Engr. Mrs. Funmilola Ojelade, FNSE, President of APWEN BY FESTUS OSEJI Association of Professional Women Engineers in Nigeria APWEN, for the first time in Nigeria join other women engineers across the world to celebrate the International Women in Engineering Day 2020. Hosted virtually, the celebration, provided the opportunity for clarion call for collaboration between women professional bodies and their male professional bodies. The virtual conference in the engineering sector with the theme “The role of women in shaping the world” had in attendance His Excellency Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, the executive governor of Kebbi State ably represented by the Secretary to the State Government Alhaji Umar Babale; the chairman of the occasion and the president of the Nigerian Society and Engineers (...
AGRITED COVID 19 PANDEMIC PALLIATIVE

AGRITED COVID 19 PANDEMIC PALLIATIVE

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- E M P O W E R I N G C O M M U N I T I E S Presenting to palliative is the Agrted Deputy General Manager, Mr. Moty Ganon while the Baale of Ibisgboro, Busari Salami looks on,   Amid the COVID 19 Pandemic and the impact on the wellbeing of the people globally including Nigerians, the need for collective action and efforts of both governments, corporate organizations and the civil society groups to step up  to assist the vulnerable and people in need motivated the management of AGRITED, Nigeria's leading livestocks/poultry company to give back to the communities in Ogun and Oyo State over N40million worth of Livestocks/Chicks  and feeds with a view to avert what could become a major challenge and the scarcity of one of the most essential protein product - Chicken. The products w...
The International Women’s Day; I AM GENERATION EQUALITY

The International Women’s Day; I AM GENERATION EQUALITY

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The international women’s day is a day set aside to celebrate the achievement of women all over the world the core message of #EachForEqual, the campaign at the centre of this year celebration seeks to draw attention to the notion that gender inequality isn’t a women’s issue, but an economic one – as gender equality is essential for economies and communities to thrive. The United Nations is focusing on gender equality and human rights for all women and girls. The theme for the year is: "I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women's Rights" focuses on Championing women forging tech innovation, Applauding equality for women athletes, Forging inclusive workplaces so women thrive, Supporting women to earn on their own terms, Empowering women through health education and Increasing visibility ...