Nigeria's progress toward Millennium Development Goals examined at summit

Millennium Development Goals Nigeria hosted a summit recently titled “The MDGs and the Socio-Economic Transformation of Nigeria: 2015 and Beyond." The purpose of the summit was to review implementation of the MDGs in Nigeria and highlight best practices, key achievements and the contributions of the development agenda to further national socio-economic transformation. Read More »

Nigerian official calls for more public, private support for Youth Service Corps

Rabi Shuaibu Jimeta, permanent secretary of Nigeria's Federal Ministry of Youth Development, is urging generous individuals, corporations and philanthropic organizations nationwide to follow the lead of the National Youth Corps Foundation and help the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) achieve its mission to promote national unity and cultural integration in the country. Read More »