Tag: poor

World Bank Grants $17bn To Poor Countries To Tackle Covid-19

The World Bank said it transferred about $17bn to Least Developed Countries between April and December 2020 to enable them tackle the negative impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. President of…

Poor Countries Will Suffer Most From Climate Change Related Disaster, IMF Warns

Poor countries will suffer most if the world should face any climate change related disaster, the International Monetary Fund has said. Although low income developing countries emit a smaller percentage…

Lowering Trade Barriers Will Reduce Debt Pressures On Poor Countries, Okonjo-Iweala Tells UN

The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has said that lowering trade barriers and improving access to trade finance could help alleviate debt pressures on many developing…

Why family members of some rich people are poor – Sex therapist, Angela reveals

Popular, Sex therapist, Angela Nwosu has taken to social media to speak on reasons why some family members of some rich people are poor. According to Angela, some family relatives…

How poor nutrition affects pupils’ learning

Adequate nutrition is vital to the brain development of young children and has consequences for their academic performance and future earning power. KOFOWOROLA BELO-OSAGIE reports on what parents can do…

Resident doctors decry poor state of welfare

By Moses Emorinken, Abuja There seems to be a groundswell of uneasiness building among health workers, especially members of the Association of Resident Doctors in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)…

Youths threaten mass action over poor state of PHCs

From Fred Ezeh, Abuja Youths under the umbrella of Nigeria Youth Union (NYU), National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) and other groups have threatened…

Online vendor delivers 100 packs of ‘poor food’ different from sample sent to client

A female client calls out a Twitter food vendor whom she ordered 100 packs of food from, only to receive poor meals other than what was agreed on. The Nigerian…

“Poor blessing the rich, no be ment be that” – Netizens reacts to Kiddwaya’s lavish birthday party organized by fans

Internet users have lamented the lavish birthday party organized by fans for the billionaire’s son, Kiddwaya on his 28th birthday. In a video that made rounds on social media yesterday,…

Poor budget implementation, monitoring hampering Nigeria’s development – Experts

From Obinna Odogwu, Awka Economic experts have identified improper planning, poor budget implementation and monitoring by government as some of the factors responsible for Nigeria’s underdevelopment. They said that the…

Poor Nigerians No Longer Need To Borrow Money To Pursue Human Rights Cases – Ozekhome, Others Explain Abolition Of ‘Fees’

Some legal practitioners have explained the rationale behind the Federal High Court’s recent abolition of monetary claims and default fee charges in human rights applications. Nairalovers had sought clarification from…

‘Kagara abduction exposed poor state of public schools’

The kidnapping of 42 pupils of Government Science College, Kagara in Niger State and some staff members, has been greeted with condemnation. It has drawn attention to the parlous state…

Don’t Shame Poor People Who Work Hard – Simi

Nigerian singer-songwriter, Simisola Ogunleye, alias Simi has come for those who see nothing wrong in shaming poor people who work hard to make a living. The mother of one took…

Clergy blames Airforce plane crash on poor maintenance of national assets

A former governor of Bauchi State, Malam Isa Yuguda, on Monday said Fulani herders deserve to defend themselves, alleging that Nigeria has been unfair to them. The ex-governor stated this…

Corruption: Stakeholders fault FG’s response to TI’s poor ranking

By Cosmas Omegoh and Henry Okonkwo Transparency International’s (TI) recent poor ranking of Nigeria on its corruption index has continued to generate ripples.Some stakeholders have maintained that the report is…