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Gambari explains Buhari’s foreign policy mindset

After over seven years in office, President Muhammadu Buhari’s mindset on foreign policy became clearer to Nigerians on Monday courtesy of his Chief of Staff, Ibrahim Gambari. According to Mr Gambari, Mr Buhari’s foreign policy mindset is to first focus on Nigeria, then its immediate neighbours before paying attention to …

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Buhari appoints Habiba Lawal as special adviser on policy and coordination

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed former Permanent Secretary, Ecological Project Office (EPO), Habiba Muda Lawal, as Special Adviser to the President, on policy and coordination. Before retirement, Mrs Lawal had successfully supervised a team that ensured management, identification, planning and execution of projects to mitigate serious ecological challenges across the …

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Senior Risk Policy Officer at the OPEC Fund for International Development

The OPEC Fund for International Development is a multilateral development finance institution established in 1976. Our 12 Member Countries are:  Algeria, Ecuador, Gabon, Indonesia, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. We are recruiting to fill …

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US releases new African policy to counter China, Russia

The US on Monday released a new African policy to counter China and Russia’s presence in Africa. The launch of the policy comes as US Secretary of State, Antony Blinken, visits South Africa, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The new policy, US policy towards Sub-Saharan Africa, reframes the …

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Policy Advisor at HarvestPlus – International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is a not-for-profit institution that generates agricultural innovations to meet Africa’s most pressing challenges of hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and natural resource degradation. Working with various partners across sub-Saharan Africa, we improve livelihoods, enhance food and nutrition security, increase employment, and preserve natural resource …

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Delegates support retention of ANC’s step aside policy

A majority within the ANC have backed the governing party’s step aside rule to remain, according to President Cyril Ramaphosa. Some ANC branches have demanded that the contentious “step-aside” policy be scrapped as they believe that the regulations were “killing” the ruling party. The rule was adopted at the party’s 54th …

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