Dorben Polytechnic

Dorben Polytechnic

About Dorben Polytechnic Dorben Polytechnic is located in Bwari Area Council, Abuja, Federal Capital Territory. The campus is in Bwari along Kuduru-Garam Road. Dorben is a private tertiary institution and was accredited by both the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) and the Federal Ministry of Education (FME) in Nigeria, West Africa. It has four faculties the school of business studies, the school of natural and applied sciences, the school of engineering and environmental science and the school of preliminary general studies.The school offers a range of National Diploma and Higher National Diploma courses and programmes. The school has talented, gifted and committed lecturers, staff and students. It also has the capacity and purpose to prepare students for their chosen careers. History of Dorben Polytechnic Dorben Polytechnic formerly known as Abuja School of Accountancy and Computer Studies-ASACS was incorporated in 1995 and was approved and accredited as a school by the National Board for Technical Education and the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Education in 1999. Starting with just 250 students, as of 2010 Dorben had more than 3500 students and over 45 faculty members. Safety Dorben Polytechnic is relatively safe Things To Do Since it a learning enviroment, it's required of you to bring along with you the necessary reading and writing materials. Best Features Dorben Polytechnic has been known for it zero tolerance in examination malpractice Best Time to Visit Dorben Polytechnic The best time to visit would be during when the school are still in session. That's when the school looks lively and alive. Popular Events at Dorben Polytechnic Matriculation is one of the popular events in school for freshers because that's when they get to wear and snap long living memory pictures and the get to celebrate their been in school. Likewise, Convocation is one of a popular event in school where final year students final get their certificates and their is an award for the best graduating student. Most Common Visitors Most common visitors are the student's and lecturer's friends and family. Also, researchers to visits. Why You Should Visit They are the citadel of academic excellence. Weather at Dorben Polytechnic Dorben Polytechnic is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions annually.  This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period. Frequently Asked Questions Q: How can I become a student here? A: In other to be a student, you'll be required to pass through the Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) orgainsed by JAMB and must have at least five credits in relevant SSCE/GCE 'O' level subjects. Q: How many faculties or departments are available here? A: There are four faculties available. Q: Is this polytechnic accredited? A: Yes it was accredited as a school by the National Board for Technical Education and the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Education in 1999 Q: Are there hostels at this polytechnic? A: Yes there are hostels facilities available.

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Nigerian Export - Import Bank

Nigerian Export - Import Bank

About The Nigerian Export - Import Bank The Nigerian Export - Import Bank provides export credit guarantee and export credit insurance facilities to its clients. It provides credit in local currency to its clients in support of exports, establishes and manages funds connected with exports, maintains a foreign exchange revolving fund for lending to exporters who need to import foreign inputs to facilitate export production, as well as a maintenance of a trade information system in support of export and import business. History of The Nigerian Export - Import Bank The Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) was established by Act 38 of 1991 as an Export Credit Agency equally controlled  by the Federal Ministry of Finance Incorporated and the Central Bank of Nigeria to replace the Nigerian Export Credit Guarantee & Insurance Corporation earlier set up under Act 15 of 1988. Safety NEXIM Bank is a very safe location.   Best Time to Visit The Nigerian Export - Import Bank NEXIM Bank allows visitors only on working weekdays during official work hours.   Most Common Visitors NEXIM Bank is visited more frequently by big-business reps, import-export stakeholders and government officials. Weather at The Nigerian Export - Import Bank Nigerian Export - Import Bank is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year.  This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board

About The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board is the Nigerian entrance examination board for tertiary-level institutions. While JAMB is most associated with university education, it conducts the same examination for candidates seeking admission into monotechnics, polytechnics, and colleges of education. History of The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board The JAMB board was first established in 1978 to harmonize and unify the process of gaining admission to study in any Nigerian University as opposed to undergoing different tests from various schools. It was done to make the process of admission easier and to level the playing field. The Board has tweaked its system at various times to be in line with current best practices and started its 2017 preparations by announcing that tests would be taken on computers only. Other practices have also been scrapped by the government such as the introduction of stage 2 screening tests by individual schools meaning that only the JAMB and WAEC results are needed for candidates to hope for admission into the colleges now. Safety The JAMB offices are very secure.   Best Time to Visit The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board Visitors can go to JAMB offices during work hours on weekdays for any official purposes. Most Common Visitors JAMB is visited by university officials, candidates with issues to resolve, education stakeholders and government officials. Weather at The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year.  This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation

About The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation is a corporate entity through which the Nigerian government oversees, regulates and takes part in the petroleum industry. The NNPC has the sole responsibility for involvement in upstream and downstream sub-sectors of the industry; it is thus divided into various strategic business units, to allow it maintain its supervisory and inspectorate duties in the exploration and production, gas development, refining, distribution, petrochemicals, engineering, and commercial investments sub-sectors. History of The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation was established in April 1977 as a result of the merger between the Nigerian National Oil Corporation and the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel. It immediately embarked on the construction of facilities such as refineries, pipelines and other oil transportation and storage facilities all over the country, most of which was done between 1978 and 1985. It was commercialized into 12 strategic business units in 1988, a structure which it has maintained and is still responsible along with the Department of Petroleum Resources, for all government involvement in the oil business. Safety The NNPC towers is a highly secure place. Visitors would have more problems with getting in than face a security threat. Best Time to Visit The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Visit the NNPC towers during corporate hours on weekdays. Visitors must however have a valid appointment as it is taken seriously here. Most Common Visitors Representatives from oil multinationals, stakeholders from the up and downstream sub-sectors, government officials, representatives from international regulatory organizations and many other industry players are frequent visitors to the NNPC towers. Weather at The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year.  This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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Transmission Company of Nigeria

Transmission Company of Nigeria

About Transmission Company of Nigeria The Transmission Company of Nigeria is located at  423 Aguiyi Ironsi St, Wuse, Abuja and its activities include; electricity transmission, system operation and electricity trading which is ring fenced. The TCN aims to plan, build and maintain an efficient power grid. History of Transmission Company of Nigeria The Transmission company of Nigeria came forth as a result of the fusion between Transmission and Operations sectors on April 1, 2004. TCN was integrated in November 2005. As one of the 18 unbundled business Units under the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN), the company was issued a transmission License on 1st July, 2006. Safety TCN is relatively safe. Best Time to Visit Transmission Company of Nigeria The best time to visit is during when there is an installation or repair of s power grid. Most Common Visitors The most common visitors are government officials, researchers and workers in the power sector. Weather at The Transmission Company of Nigeria Transmission Company of Nigeria is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year.  This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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National Biosafety Management Agency

National Biosafety Management Agency

About National Biosafety Management Agency The NBMA is to sees to it that there is enough level of protection in the field of safe transfer, handling and use of genetically modified organisms resulting from modern biotechnology that may have damaging impacts on conservation and sustainable use of Biodiversity taking into account risks to human health. History of The National Biosafety Management Agency The National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) was formed by the National Biosafety Management Agency Act 2015 .The Act came into force in April 2015, with the appointment of a Director General and Chief Executive Officer. The UN international agreement known as Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety which Nigeria signed is an environment protocol and it requires members to domesticate the agreement through a law. The Biosafety Act is therefore to domesticate the Protocol and address our National Biosafety requirements. Safety NBMA offices are very safe, no security threats here. Best Time to Visit The National Biosafety Management Agency The best time to visit is when activities are in full swing. Most Common Visitors The most common visitors are government officials. Weather at The National Biosafety Management Agency National Biosafety Management Agency is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year.  This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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National Health Insurance Scheme

National Health Insurance Scheme

About National Health Insurance Scheme NHIS is a government parastatal under the federal ministry of health which is charged with providing accessible,quality,affordable healthcare and insurance to the nation thereby improving the public health sector of the country and decreasing mortality rate.Its head office is located at Plot 297, Shehu Yar’adua Way, Utako District, Abuja. Nigeria. History of National Health Insurance Scheme NHIS was established under the National Health Insurance Scheme Act, Cap N42, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004, and is totally aimed at providing easy access to healthcare for all Nigerians at an affordable cost through various payment and prepayment ways. NHIS is aimed at providing accessible and affordable healthcare to the nation,improving the health sector of Nigeria. Safety NHIS is a serene place to be.   Best Time to Visit The National Health Insurance Scheme The best time to visit NHIS is during its working hours so you can get your health insurance registered.   Most Common Visitors The most common visitors to NHIS are medical practitioners,health institution representatives and government officials.   Weather at The National Health Insurance Scheme National Health Insurance Scheme is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year.  This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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National Agency for the Control of AIDS

National Agency for the Control of AIDS

About The National Agency for the Control of AIDS NACA is a health government body located at 823, Ralph Shodeinde St, Central Business District, Abuja,It is under the federal ministry of health.It is charged with formulating policies and guidelines against the transmission of AIDS, support AIDS research in the country and aid people living with AIDS live a normal life as much as they can. History of The National Agency for the Control of AIDS The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (formerly National Action Committee on AIDS) was established in February 2000 to coordinate the various activities of HIV/AIDS in the country. It creates awareness to the masses about AIDS as well as support research on AIDS in the nation. Safety NACA is a relatively safe place to visit.     Best Time to Visit The National Agency for the Control of AIDS The best time to visit NACA would be during its working hours of 8am-5pm when activities are still on.   Most Common Visitors The most common visitors are medical practitioners,researchers and government officials.   Weather at The National Agency for the Control of AIDS National Agency for the Control of AIDS is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year.  This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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National Agency For Science and Engineering Infrastructure

National Agency For Science and Engineering Infrastructure

About The National Agency For Science and Engineering Infrastructure NASENI  is a government agency under the Federal ministry of Science and technology,it is charged with the developmental work of manufacturing with capital goods, research, production and reverse engineering.It aims at developing engineering designs and disseminating them to SME's in order to help standardize Nigerian made goods and make them acceptable in the international stage.   History of National Agency For Science and Engineering Infrastructure NASENI was established in 1992 by the Federal Government of the recommendations of the White Paper Committee on the 1991 Report of a 150 member group consisting of a lot of professionals.President Goodluck Jonathan  established a governing board for NASENI appointing himself as the chairman on April 26th 2013. Safety NASENI poses no threat to its visitors.   Best Time to Visit The National Agency For Science and Engineering Infrastructure The best time to visit would be during its corporate hours when one can explore and see prototype science and engineering infrastructures.   Most Common Visitors The most common visitors to NASENI  are scientists,engineers,researchers and government officials Weather at National Agency For Science and Engineering Infrastructure National Agency For Science and Engineering Infrastructure is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year.  This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season. In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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Raw Materials Research and Development Council

Raw Materials Research and Development Council

About Raw Materials Research and Development Council Raw Materials Research and Development Council is a government research institute responsible for the promotion,development and utilization of Nigeria's industrial raw materials.It was established to help effective utilization of the nation's raw materials thus aiding in the establishment of resource-based industries which contribute to the nation's GDP.It is under the supervision of the Federal ministry of science and technology.Its headquarters is at 17 Aguiyi Ironsi St, Wuse, Abuja FCT. History of The Raw Materials Research and Development Council RMRDC was established by the RMRDC Act, oroginally promnigated into law by Decree 39 of 1987 and presently cited as RMRDC Act, CAP R.3 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004.However began its operations in Lagos the then Capital city on February 10th 1988. Safety RMRDC is a relatively safe place to be.   Best Time to Visit The Raw Materials Research and Development Council The best time to visit would be during the hours of 8am-5pm when corporate activities are still on and research could be done.   Most Common Visitors The most common visitors are researchers and government officials.   Weather at Raw Materials Research and Development Council Raw Materials Research and Development Council is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year.  This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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Economic and Financial Crimes Commission

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission

About Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC is a federal government agency that's responsible for investigating and prosecuting individuals,bodies and organisations which engage in fraudulent practices,financial crimes and internet or physical fraud.Its motto is "We will find you,anywhere,anytime!".Its headquarters at the FCT is located at 5 Fomella Street, Wuse, Abuja. History of The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) was formed in 2003 by the EFCC establishment Act, 2004. The agency currently has its headquarters in Abuja. The first chairman of EFCC was Nuhu Ribadu while it currently has an acting chairman Mr Ibrahim Magu. The list of the country's most notorious offenders and wanted list can be found on the website and is updated frequently. EFCC is known for its motto "we will find you,anywhere,anytime!" Safety EFCC is a relaively safe place to be.   Best Time to Visit Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC is best visited during its working hours of 8am to 5pm each day.   Most Common Visitors The most common visitors are individuals under investigation by the body,government officials and law enforcement officers.   Weather at The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year. This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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Indutrial Training Fund

Indutrial Training Fund

About The Industrial Training Fund The Industrial Training Fund was established to help in generating skilled indigenous manpower that would be useful in the different sectors of the nation,they also raise training consciousness in the country. It is under the supervision of the Ministry of Industry and is located at Ademola Adetokunbo Cres,Wuse Abuja FCT. History of The Industrial Training Fund ITF was first established in 1971 and has been operating under  the context of its enabling laws Decree 47 of 1971 as Amended in the 2011 ITF ACT. It began as a Parastatal 'B' in 1971 when it was established but has risen to a Parastatal 'A' in 1981 with a Director General as the head. Safety ITF is relatively safe. Things To Do People go for skill training and seminars there and students go to get their SIWES log book signed.It is advisable to go with a proper means of identification,a note pad and documents.   Best Time to Visit The Industrial Training Fund The best time to visit would be during working hours.   Most Common Visitors The most common visitors include students,trainees,government officials. Why You Should Visit There is an opportunity for training and to get the proper endorsement for the students. Weather at Industrial Training Fund Industrial Training Fund is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year. This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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National Emergency Management Agency

National Emergency Management Agency

About The National Emergency Management Agency NEMA is located at 6 Ademola Adetokunbo Cres, Wuse, Abuja, it is a federal body charged with swift response to emergencies and disasters as well as tackling the disasters.   Hisory of The National Emergency Management Agency NEMA was established via act 12 as amended by act 50 of 1999 to manage disasters in Nigeria. Safety NEMA is relatively safe. Things To Do Report any case of an imminent disaster or a disaster that has already occurred. Also see case files of the Agency when there for sight-seeing.   Best Time to Visit The National Emergency Management Agency The best time to visit NEMA is during working hours when emergencies will be appropriately attended to.   Most Common Visitors The most common visitors are government officials,Journalists, people who have come to report one emergency or the other. Why You Should Visit To report emergency cases as soon as possible. Weather at The National Emergency Management Agency National Emergency Management Agency is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year. This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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National Human Rights Commission

National Human Rights Commission

About The Nigerian Human Rights Commission The Nigerian Human Rights Commission is a federal body that serves as an extra-judicial mechanism for the enhancement of the enjoyment of human rights. NHRC is aimed at creating an enabling environment for the promotion, protection and enforcement of human rights. It also provides avenues for public enlightenment, research and dialogue in order to raise awareness on human rights issues.its head quarters is located at Aguiyi Ironsi St, Wuse, Abuja. History of The Nigerian Human Rights Commission The National Human Rights Commission was established by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Act, 1995, as amended by the NHRC Act, 2010, in line with the resolution of the United Nations General Assembly which enjoins all member States to establish national human rights institutions for the promotion and protection of human rights. Safety NHRC is a relatively safe place to be.   Things To Do People go there to lay complaints against infringement on their human rights,it is advisable to go with a viable means of identification.   Best Time to Visit The Nigerian Human Rights Commission The best time to visit is during working hours.   Most Common Visitors The most common visitors are researchers,government officials and individuals with issues to sort there. Why You Should Visit NHRC works against the infringement of the human rights of the citizens. Weather at The Nigerian Human Rights Commission National Human Rights Commission is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year. This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season.  In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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National Institute for Hospitality Tourism

National Institute for Hospitality Tourism

About The National Institute for Hospitality Tourism NIHOTOUR a federal government institution was established to meet the ever growing needs of tourism to provide best and quality service in the hospitality and tourism industry by introducing and training professionals in that field, as well as introducing post-graduate courses in the travel and tourism and hospitality fields.it is located at 6 Mike Akhigbe Street, Jabi, Abuja   History of National Institute for Hospitality Tourism National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism, the apex institution and professional career ladder for the hospitality and tourism industry in Nigeria and the West Africa sub-region was established in 1988 to meet the demands of tourism to the economy. Safety NIHOTOUR is relatively safe to visit. Things To Do NIHOTOUR is a training institute so it is advisable to go along with your writing materials. Best Time To Visit Best time to visit would be during working hours to enable you maximise the use of the facilities. Most Common Visitor The most common visitors are students,aspirant students, researchers and government officals. Why You Should Visit To acquire adequate training on hospitality. Weather at The National Institute for Hospitality Tourism National Institute for Hospitality Tourism is located in Abuja North-Central of Nigeria.Thus, it experiences three weather conditions every year. This includes a warm, humid rainy season and a blistering dry season. In between the two, there is a brief interlude of harmattan occasioned by the northeast trade wind, with the main feature of dust haze and dryness. Temperatures can drop to as low as 16 degrees during the harmattan period.

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