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“Data protection for Nigerians must be first priority”

A new national identity card with links to an American credit card company raises red flags for Timi Olagunju, 28, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Lagos in Nigeria, who urges Nigeria to enact stron... Read more

19.09.14

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“Youth Factor Nigeria hosts International Youth Day”

Timi Olagunju, 28, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Lagos in Nigeria, was among the guest speakers at a one-day summit celebrating International Youth Day. Academics and decision-makers talked with... Read more

10.09.14

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“Small business is an asset for developing states”

Small business can the be engine for economic achievement writes Alphonse Akouyu, 20, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Bamenda in Cameroon, as he examines the potential for small enterprises to dri... Read more

10.09.14

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“Climate change has big effect on small islands”

Small Island Developing States face potential devastation from climate change even though they not major sources of greenhouse gas emission, writes Eric Omwanda, 23, a Commonwealth Correspondent from ... Read more

08.09.14

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“Environmental degradation in the Niger Delta”

The Niger Delta is a a major source of revenue for Nigeria, but as Elijah Elaigwu, 25, a Correspondent from Nigeria writes, the wealth does not benefit residents of the region. He looks at the proble... Read more

08.09.14

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How can sport be used for development?