Nigeria

Nigeria Will Comply With Opec, Non-Opec Output Cut Deal, Says Kyari

Nigeria will fully comply with the agreement by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC countries...

Nigeria: LG Election – Adamawa Siec Extends Party Primaries Deadline

The Adamawa State Independent Electoral Commission (ADSIEC), on Wednesday announced two weeks extension of deadline for political parties...

Nigeria: Construction of N3.9 Bn Shopping Mall Begins in Kaduna

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, on Wednesday performed the groundbreaking ceremony of a new shopping mall being constructed...

Nigeria: Why Buhari’s Long-Awaited Cabinet Leaves a Lot to Be Desired

It took President Muhammadu Buhari 54 days after his second term began to send a list of ministerial...

Nigeria: Nasarawa Governor Pays Noun’s CofO Bill With Personal Salary

Lafia — Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has offset the Certificate of Occupancy (CofO) bill hanging on...

Nigeria: ATBU Tragedy – Buhari Tasks School Managers On Students’ Safety

Bauchi — Following the death of three students of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi from a collapsed...

Nigeria: Court Orders Remand of Atiku’s Son-in-Law, Abdullahi Babalele

The Justice Nicholas Oweibo-led Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has, Wednesday, ordered that Abdullahi Babalele, the son...

Nigeria: Brazil 2019 – Golden Eaglets Begin Camping in Abuja

Five-time champions Golden Eaglets have kick-started their camping programme for the FIFA U-17 World Cup finals taking place...

Nigeria: Over 3,400 Killed By Herdsmen in 2019 – Fani-Kayode

Jos — Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has alleged that over 3,400 persons have been killed...

Nigeria: Ooni Honoured in Canada, Urges Nigerians to Remember Home

Arole Oodua and Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has charged Nigerians residing in Canada to in the...

Nigeria: Princess Peters Drops Video for Urhuese

Princess Peters, a Nigerian gospel music minister, and Nollywood actress has released the video for her latest single...

Nigeria: We Only Have 24 Hours Light When You Are Around – Daura Leaders Tell Buhari

Irked with the poor power supply they get, leaders from five communities in Daura, Kastina state, yesterday told...

Nigeria: Juliet Ibrahim’s Ex-Boyfriend, Iceberg Slim, Apologises After Failed Relationship

Olusegun Olowookere, a.k.a. Iceberg Slim, the boyfriend of the Ghanaian actress and movie producer, Juliet Ibrahim, has openly...

Nigeria: El-Zakzaky Laments ‘Pathetic’ Situation At Indian Hospital, Seeks Return to Nigeria

Shiite leader Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has alleged that the conditions at the Indian hospital he was taken to is...

Nigeria: Higher Passenger Movement Increases Demand for Nigerian Passport

The increase in passenger and aircraft movements to international destinations has triggered a higher demand for Nigeria's passport...

Nigeria: Buhari’s Group Commends Nigerians for Support Against Insurgency, Banditry

Abuja — The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has thanked Nigerians for supporting security agencies in the fight against...

Nigeria: Positioning Nigeria for AfCFTA Through Efficient Quality Infrastructure

Now that Nigeria has ratified the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA), the next line of action is...

Nigeria: 25,000 Katsina Residents Benefit From NAF Medical Outreach

Katsina — The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has begun a two-day free medical outreach in Sandamu Local Government...

Nigeria Loses $800m Annually to Tobacco Consumption – Group

Calabar — Nigeria suffers economic losses of over $800 million annually to the smoking of tobacco products, especially...

Nigeria: Return Ngige to Labour Ministry, Pensioners Beg Buhari

The Federal Parastatals and Private Sector Pensioners Association of Nigeria, FEPPPAN, have commended President Muhammedu Buhari, for nominating...

Nigeria: Kogi Govt Denies Rumour of Herdsmen Attack in Motor Park

The Kogi State Government has debunked the allegation of an attack by herdsmen at Big Joe motor park...

Nigeria: TRCN Commends FCET Umunze, Inducts 1,348 Teachers

The Registrar, Teachers' Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), Prof. Josiah Ajiboye has commended the Federal College of Education...

Nigeria: Senate President Condoles With Kogi Gov Over Stepmother’s Death

The Nigerian Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has commiserated with Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State over the demise...

Nigeria: Shia Community Leader Flies to India for Medical Treatment After Prison

Nigeria's Shia leader, Sheihkh Ibrahim Zakzaky has arrived with his wife in Delhi, India, on Tuesday in order...

Nigeria: Midnight Fire Razes 100 Stores At Benin Spare Parts Market

Benin City — A midnight fire has razed over 100 stored at the spare parts market at Uwelu...

Nigeria: Environmentalists Propose Tighter Restrictions for Plastic Wastes

The Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention (COP14) are meeting in Geneva, Switzerland, to consider a...

Nigeria: Inside Plateau Primary Schools Where Pupils Learn Under Trees, in Dilapidated Structures

At LGEA School, Wuseli Central, the classrooms are old, dilapidated and overcrowded. The primary school has existed for...

Nigeria: Red Alert About Floods

The Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) issued an advisory last week on the imminent floods which havethe potential...

Africa’s Most Influential – Barrister Ismaeel Ahmed Makes List of Top 10

Immediate past Senior Special Assistant on National Social Investment Program, Barrister Ismaeel Ahmed, has been named as one...

Nigeria: Hardship I Suffered in the Past Taught Me to Be Wise – Patoranking

After a few years honing his craft as an underground musician, popular dance-hall music singer, Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie,...

Nigeria: Local Govt in Ekiti Endures Three Years Without Electricity

Communities in a local government in Ekiti State have endured years-long non-availabity of grid electricity, which has brought...

Nigeria: #RevolutionNow – 70-Year-Old Woman Brutalized By Police Vows to Support More Protests

A 70-year-old fufu seller, Sariyu Akanmu, who was brutalised in Osogbo, Osun State, by the police during #RevolutionNow...

Nigeria: Hajj – Nigeria Loses Nine Pilgrims – Medical Team

Mecca Saudi Arabia (file photo) The number of Nigerian pilgrims that died while performing the 2019 Hajj in...

Nigeria: Social Media, Internet Affecting Home Video Patronage – Iya Rainbow

Veteran Nigerian actress, Idowu Philips (popularly called Iya Rainbow) has attributed the dwindling sales of home videos to...

Nigeria: #BBNaija – Khafi Reacts After Report of Possible MET Police Sanctions

Police officer Khafi Kareem. The management of Khafi Kareem has risen to the defence of the BBNaija Season...

Nigeria: Brave Nigerian Soldiers Fall As Boko Haram Sacks Key Brigade

Four Nigerian soldiers who joined their colleagues to wage a brave combat against Boko Haram thugs have fallen...

Nigeria: Shiites Leader, El-Zakzaky, Wife Zeenat Arrive India for Medical Treatment

The leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat, have arrived India for...

Nigeria: ‘Oil Industry’s Share of Digitalisation May Hit U.S.$1 Trillion By 2025’

The Managing Director of Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo), Mr. Bayo Ojulari, has disclosed that by...

Nigeria: Boko Haram – We Celebrated Sallah for the First Time in 5 Years – Shehu of Bama

The Shehu of Bama Kingdom of Borno State, Kyari Ibn Umar El-Kanemi, has expressed delight after his people...

Nigeria: Abdulrazaq Urges Support for Reforms, Paradigm Shift in Kwara

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State, yesterday rallied the people behind his agenda for reforms and paradigm shift...