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The Sorry State Of Nigeria’s Judiciary Among Others Makes The Battle Cry For A Revolution Inevitable By Francis Adewale

The Sorry State Of Nigeria’s Judiciary Among Others Makes The Battle Cry For A Revolution Inevitable By Francis Adewale

Lawyers “Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.”                                               – President John F. Kennedy (1962) This week may be one of the worst weeks for Nigerian judiciary and they might have made the much vaunted Sowore’s revolution inevitable. The first salvo was the list of judges released by the National Judicial ... »

COVID-19: Media Group Calls For Increased Welfare For Journalists

COVID-19: Media Group Calls For Increased Welfare For Journalists

Journalists Media/civil society groups have demanded increased welfare of journalists during the outbreak of COVID-19. The groups also called for special protection and support for journalists covering the outbreak of the virus in Nigeria. The groups made the demand following a survey to assess the support available to journalists for their safety in covering the COVID-19 pandemic.  Journalists Ni... »

Five Myths Of Internet Marketing For Independent Professionals

So what does that mean for the independent professional whose web presence is primarily aimed at selling his or her own personal services? You know, services delivered the old-fashioned way, by humans interacting face-to-face or at least voice-to-voice. At best, the average professional is likely to be overwhelmed by the sheer volume of Internet marketing advice available. At worst, he or she is b... »

What we learned from the 2008 global financial crisis

What we learned from the 2008 global financial crisis

The global financial crisis of 2008 proved no one can predict the market. Tim Buckley’s advice to Vanguard Personal Advisor clients is applicable to all investors: It’s best to be invested. Read More What we learned from the 2008 global financial crisis Hits: 0 Tags: Lifestyle »

The reassurance of having a pressure-tested portfolio

The reassurance of having a pressure-tested portfolio

Karin Risi and Tim Buckley discuss the peace of mind Vanguard Personal Advisor clients can gain from knowing their portfolio has been “pressure tested” against thousands of market scenarios. Read More The reassurance of having a pressure-tested portfolio Hits: 2 Tags: Lifestyle »

How dynamic is your retirement spending strategy?

How dynamic is your retirement spending strategy?

Karin Risi and Tim Buckley discuss how Vanguard Personal Advisor clients can enroll in a dynamic spending plan, highlighting the value an advisor can provide in determining exactly how much you may need to pull back during a market downturn. Read More How dynamic is your retirement spending strategy? Hits: 1 Tags: Lifestyle »

WHO and European Investment Bank strengthen efforts to combat COVID-19 and build resilient health systems to face future pandemics

WHO and the European Investment Bank enhance cooperation to support countries in addressing the health impact of COVID-19 The first phase will address urgent needs and strengthen primary health care in ten African countries Enhanced WHO-EIB partnership will scale up financing to assure the chain of essential supplies, including personal protective equipment, diagnostics and clinical management New... »

WHO calls for healthy, safe and decent working conditions for all health workers, amidst COVID-19 pandemic

WHO calls for healthy, safe and decent working conditions for all health workers, amidst COVID-19 pandemic

On World Day for Safety and Health at Work, the World Health Organization calls upon all governments, employers and workers organizations and the global community to take urgent measures for strengthen countries’ capacities to protect occupational health and safety of health workers and emergency responders respect their rights to decent working conditions, and develop national programmes fo... »

What matters to women in the postnatal period?

What matters to women in the postnatal period?

The right to a positive maternity healthcare experience at every stage  Each pregnancy is unique and clinical needs can change across the pregnancy, childbirth and postnatal periods. One thing that never changes is the right to a positive experience at every stage.  Achieving the best possible physical, emotional, and psychological outcomes for every individual and newborn requires health systems ... »