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New book by Rev. Dr. Charles Mantey – “Understanding Love: Biblical & Cultural Perspectives.”

New book by Rev. Dr. Charles Mantey – “Understanding Love: Biblical & cultural Perspectives.” Published by Shidaanikei Publishers, Inc.  – 2017 Purchase this BookThe book (ISBN: 978-0-9948272-3-4) discusses the question; did Africans know God before the arrival of the missionaries; or were the missionaries the first to introduce the concept of a supreme being to […]

Slight Decrease in CRS Points Requirement in October 18 Express Entry Draw

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The latest Express Entry draw for immigration to Canada has taken place, with 2,757 candidates in the pool invited to apply on October 18. The number of Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) points required in order for a candidate to receive an Invitation to Apply (ITA) on this occasion was 436, down from the 438 required […]

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Alberta Immigration Announces New Opportunity Stream

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Immigration authorities in the Canadian province of Alberta have announced a new immigration stream, known as the Opportunity stream, which will begin accepting applications as of January 2, 2018 under the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP). The Opportunity stream will provide a pathway to Canadian permanent residence for foreign workers working in Alberta. Like all […]

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Alberta to Launch Express Entry Immigration Stream

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Alberta is set to launch an Express Entry stream in January, 2018, allowing the province to use a portion of its allocation for the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) to nominate candidates in Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada’s (IRCC’s) Express Entry pool. In doing so, Alberta will finally join most other provinces in having at […]

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How to immigrate to Canada through the Atlantic Immigration Pilot

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The Atlantic Immigration Pilot is a partnership between the Government of Canada and the four Atlantic Provinces: New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Nova Scotia Prince Edward Island Businesses is these provinces can offer jobs to eligible non-Canadians. With a job offer, you can apply for permanent residence in Canada through one of three programs: high-skilled […]

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IRCC launches Global Skills Strategy

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On June 12, IRCC announced the launch of the Global Skills Strategy. The Strategy aims to provide a faster, more predictable process for attracting top talent to Canada, while in turn creating economic growth and middle-class jobs for Canadians. Foreign workers coming to Canada temporarily can have their applications processed in two weeks. This includes […]

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Changes to Citizenship Act this fall

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On June 19, Bill C-6 received Royal Assent, resulting in changes to the Citizenship Act. These changes give more flexibility for applicants to meet the requirements for Canadian citizenship. Some changes to the Citizenship Act were effective immediately upon Royal Assent, while others come into effect this fall. In the fall of 2017, citizenship applicants […]

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CIC embracing customer service

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What began as a friendly challenge between immigration officials and university students has brought on a fundamental shift in how the Immigration Department deals with applicants. For example, now when people contact the department’s Montreal-based client support centre for help, the first thing they hear is no longer a warning that disgruntled callers should not […]

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Eleven facts about Canada’s new citizenship

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In June 2017, the Canadian government made changes to the citizenship act when it passed Bill C-6. After the bill received royal assent, it was made into a law and with it came several changes to the Citizenship Act. The changes will prove beneficial for thousands of immigrants in Canada who are hoping to achieve […]

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New names emerge for HIV/AIDS, prostitutes

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A team of Nigerian linguists and medical experts have adopted new names for HIV, AIDS and prostitutes in Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba in order to reduce the scourge of stigmatisation. A statement on Saturday by Prof. Herbert Igboanusi of the University of Ibadan, said the adoption was to eliminate stigmatisation and discrimination of persons living […]

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