Nigeria

Nigeria: Strike Looms in Varsities As SSANU, NASU Give Govt Ultimatum Over Earned Allowances

The unions describe the sharing formula as injustice meted out to them. The Leadership of the Joint Action...

Nigeria: Beware of Scam – Nigeria’s Central Bank Not Giving Away 50 Billion eNaira

A post circulating on WhatsApp and Facebook in Nigeria claims that the country's central bank is disbursing N50...

Nigeria’s Envoy to UK Faults the Economist Magazine Report

Abuja — The Nigerian High Commission in the United Kingdom has complained formally to The Economist magazine over...

Nigeria: COP26 – Nigeria Asks Developed Countries to Honour Pledge of $100bn On Climate Support

Nigeria has asked developed countries to honour the pledge of $100 billion annually to support climate action in...

Nigeria: Despite Initial Opposition, Benue, Ondo, Other States Want Govt Funds for Ranches

Despite their initial opposition to ranches in their states, Benue, Ondo and other states have applied for grants...

Nigeria: Plateau Assembly Speaker Impeached

Jos — The Speaker of Plateau State House Assembly, Hon Abok Ayuba Nuhu, has been impeached. He was...

Nigeria: Ohanaeze Begs IPOB for Peace As Govt Insists On Anambra Election

As anxiety heightens ahead of the November 6 Anambra governorship election, the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo,...

Nigeria: 124 Years After, Cambridge University Hands Over Benin Bronze Cockerel to Nigeria

The Jesus College at Cambridge University, London, has handed over to Nigeria the Okukor, a sculpture that was...

Nigeria: NCAA Threatens to Sanction Airlines Over Access to Aircraft Cockpit

The Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority, (NCAA) has threatened to sanction airline operators and flight crew that admit unauthorised...

Nigeria: Power Supply and Business Environment

The cost of fitful supply of power is high on the economy It is a notorious fact that...

Disappearing dollar forces home-based solutions in Nigeria

October 28th 2021 • • Back in 2013, Aliko Dangote, chairman of the Dangote Group was able to...

Nigeria: You’re Free to Transmit Anambra Governorship Election Result Electronically, Senate Tells INEC

Abuja — The Senate has told the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that it is at liberty to...

Nigeria: Enter Banditr-Ocrazy! – allAfrica.com

I doubt if there is any Nigerian on WhatsApp who has not watched the short video clip of...

Stitch gets a $2M seed extension, hires Benjamin Dada to lead Nigerian expansion – TechCrunch

Two months into 2021, South African fintech Stitch came out of stealth and raised $4 million in seed...

Nigeria: Senate Investigates Budget Utilisation By Army

The Senate said on Wednesday that it had commenced investigation into the Nigerian Army's utilisation of its 2019,...

Senate probes budget utilisation by Nigerian Army

The Senate said on Wednesday that it had commenced investigation into the Nigerian Army’s utilisation of its 2019,...

Nigeria: Schools in Lagos to Observe One-Week Break Next Week

The decision is aimed at enhancing the teachers' skills for modern teaching techniques towards meeting the challenges imposed...

‘Stuck in limbo’: endless wait for justice for those in Nigeria’s prisons | Global development

In the noisy hallway of Igbosere high court in Lagos on an October Monday morning, people sit on...

Nigeria: Currency Swap – Nigerian Banks to Begin Operation in China – Envoy

The Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Cui Jianchun, said Nigerian banks would soon start operations in China to facilitate...

Six years after, APC failed to proffer solutions to Nigeria’s challenges — Aniagwu – Vanguard

Six years after, APC failed to proffer solutions to Nigeria’s challenges — Aniagwu Vanguard Source link : https://www.vanguardngr.com/2021/10/six-years-after-apc-failed-to-proffer-solutions-to-nigerias-challenges-aniagwu/...

Nigeria: Ex-Senator Remains in Captivity, More Than 50 Days After Abduction

A family member said they have been in contact with the former senator, but declined to speak further...

Gas crucial to Nigeria’s energy security, NNPC insists – Guardian Nigeria

Gas crucial to Nigeria's energy security, NNPC insists Guardian Nigeria Source link : https://guardian.ng/news/gas-crucial-to-nigerias-energy-security-nnpc-insists/ Author : Publish date...

Military intervention not enough to solve Nigeria’s security challenges, say U.S. consulate, others – Guardian Nigeria

Military intervention not enough to solve Nigeria's security challenges, say U.S. consulate, others Guardian Nigeria Source link :...

Ajibade and the general’s wife – Guardian Nigeria

Ajibade and the general's wife Guardian Nigeria Source link : https://guardian.ng/opinion/ajibade-and-the-generals-wife/ Author : Publish date : 2021-10-28 02:55:00

′In Nigeria, the distribution of wealth is uneven′ | DW News – latest news and breaking stories | DW

DW News Nigeria is Africa’s wealthiest, most populous nation, and its fastest-growing economy. But despite that more than...

Our Fragrance Brand Has Changed Negative Stereotypes about Nigeria’

Like a little drop in the ocean, the whole thing started on the Instagram page at the peak...

Why Nigeria bonds remain attractive to investors – Minister – Vanguard

Why Nigeria bonds remain attractive to investors – Minister Vanguard Source link : https://www.vanguardngr.com/2021/10/why-nigeria-bonds-remain-attractive-to-investors-minister/ Author : Publish date...

Making infrastructure acquisition work more for Nigeria

William F. Kumuyi Published 28 October 2021 At a public forum in Lagos in September this year, a...

Our priority must be Nigeria first, says new group

Published 28 October 2021 A new non-partisan pro-Nigeria group, the National Interest Forum, has enjoined Nigerians especially politicians...

AfDB backs Nigeria’s advocacy questioning defunding of gas project

The African Development Bank, AfDB, has backed Nigeria’s advocacy questioning the planned defunding of gas projects as one...

NDLEA to establish 6 rehab centres in Nigeria

By Emmanuel Oloniruha The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said six standard rehabilitation centres will be established...

How tobacco industry interferes in Nigerian, other African countries’ policies

The tobacco industry stepped up corporate social responsibility activities during the COVID-19 pandemic, exploiting opportunities provided by the...

British college hands over looted bronze to Nigeria

Master of Jesus College Sonita Alleyne, left, and professor Abba Isa Tijani, director general of Nigeria’s National Commission...

Drug addiction: NDLEA to establish 6 standard rehab centres in Nigeria –Marwa – Guardian Nigeria

Drug addiction: NDLEA to establish 6 standard rehab centres in Nigeria –Marwa Guardian Nigeria Source link : https://guardian.ng/news/drug-addiction-ndlea-to-establish-6-standard-rehab-centres-in-nigeria-marwa/...

Drug addiction: NDLEA ‘ll establish 6 standard rehab centres across Nigeria – Marwa – Vanguard

Drug addiction: NDLEA ‘ll establish 6 standard rehab centres across Nigeria – Marwa Vanguard Source link : https://www.vanguardngr.com/2021/10/drug-addiction-ndlea-ll-establish-6-standard-rehab-centres-across-nigeria-marwa/...

Groundswell Africa: Internal Climate Migration in West African countries – Nigeria

This report, as part of the Groundswell Africa series, reaffirms the potency for climate change to drive internal...

‘Why Nigeria wants review of access to $100bn climate fund’

Minister of Environment, Sharon Ikeazor, has said Nigeria will be going to the conference of parties with the...

Nigeria: Involving men in sexual and reproductive health programmes – Nigeria

In Nigeria there are at least 800 women dying in every 100,000 live births. The situation is worse...

China tops Nigeria’s import in Q2 2021, as India leads export – Vanguard

China tops Nigeria’s import in Q2 2021, as India leads export Vanguard Source link : https://www.vanguardngr.com/2021/10/china-tops-nigerias-import-in-q2-2021-as-india-leads-export/ Author :...

Colonial art: Cambridge hands over looted bronze to Nigeria

A Cambridge University college is handing over a bronze cockerel looted from Africa in the 19th century to...