Tag: nigeria

Baxter wants ‘warriors’ for Nigeria tie

Striker Tokelo Rantie has been recalled to the Bafana Bafana squadNew South Africa coach Stuart Baxter did not...

Nigeria: Ogun Installs New Monarchs in 2 Years

By Kehinde AkinyemiAbeokuta — Twenty-four new traditional rulers have been installed and given the staff of office since...

Nigeria: NAF Acquires Dogs to Detect Explosives, Arms and Ammunitions

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) recently trained 12 personnel of its Air Provost Specialty in advanced dog handling...

Nigeria: Oil Minister Says Not Opposed to Eventually Joining Output Cuts

Photo: Vanguard Will OPEC look to Nigeria for output cuts? Minister of State, Petroleum Resources Emmanuel Kachikwu said...

Nigeria: UTME 2017 – Why Some JAMB Candidates Won’t Get Their Results – Registrar, Ishaq Oloyede

By Musikilu MojeedThe Joint Admission and Matriculation Board on Thursday vowed not to release results of candidates identified...

Nigeria: Olonishakin and Nigeria’s Rising Military Profile

opinion By AngulaNigeria's Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen. Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin is one of the appointees of...

Nigeria Accepts Opec’s Production Ceiling, But..

Photo: Vanguard Will OPEC look to Nigeria for output cuts? Minister of State, Petroleum Resources Emmanuel Kachikwu said...

Nigeria: Opec Considers Nine-Month Extension in Output Cut

Photo: Vanguard Will OPEC look to Nigeria for output cuts? By Oladeinde OlawoyinThe Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries,...

Nigeria: Oil Prices Hit Over $54 per Barrel as OPEC Meets in Vienna

Photo: Vanguard Will OPEC look to Nigeria for output cuts? By Udeme AkpanCrude oil prices have risen from...

Nigeria, Others Hopeful As OPEC Meets to Extend Oil Output Deal

Photo: OPEC OPEC headquarters. By Oladeinde OlawoyinThe Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, meets in Vienna today to...

Nigeria accepts OPEC’s production ceiling, but..

Vienna – Minister of State, Petroleum Resources Emmanuel Kachikwu said on Thursday that conceptually Nigeria was not opposed...

Nigeria: Transparency International’s Distorted Verdict On Nigeria

By Israel AbiodunTransparency International (TI) has stoked the fresh flames of the overt conspiracy on Nigeria and the...

Hajj: Nigerian governors want renegotiation of agreements with airlines

The governors from Nigeria’s 36 states have called for the re-negotiation of existing air carrier agreements for the...

Aviation unions kick against concession of Nigerian airports

The labour unions at the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, on Wednesday said that they lack confidence...

Nigeria foreign investment inflow declines 41 per cent; lowest in ten years

The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, on Wednesday said the total value of capital imported into Nigeria in...

Fresh opportunity in Nigeria

Ayo Teriba, CEO of Lagos-based consultancy Economic Associates, argues that the recovery plan, which is really the sum...

Nigeria emerges fifth largest insurance market in Africa

By Favour Nnabugwu, Reporting from Kampala NIGERIA has emerged one of the top five insurance markets in Africa,...

Transparency International’s Distorted Verdict On Nigeria

By   Israel Abiodun Transparency International (TI) has stoked the fresh flames of the overt conspiracy on Nigeria and...

UNIDO to support Nigeria in special economic zones, MSMEs development

By Naomi Uzor THE United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Representative to ECOWAS and Regional Director, Nigeria Regional...

Tackling unitary features of Nigeria’s federal system

By Ladipo AdamolekunBetween January 1966 and September 1999, the military politicians who ruled Nigeria for close to thirty...

Next army chiefs summit set for Nigeria despite its military’s human rights violations

The sixth African Land Forces Summit of chiefs from military forces around the world is scheduled to be...

India remains Nigeria’s biggest trade partner – Onyeama — Nigeria — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama Inspite of the decrease in the volume of trade between...

Governor inaugurates coconut oil refinery in Nigeria

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom on Wednesday inaugurated a Coconut Refinery in Mkpat-Enin in continuation of activities...

Prayer, fasting alone can”t make Nigeria work — Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday said that without a commitment to hard work, no amount of prayer...

Nigeria’s coup rumours, missing Buhari and bad economy are keeping people on edge — Quartz

A mystery container of weapons suddenly appeared this week at the Tin Can Island port in Lagos, Nigeria....

Nigeria: Buhari’s Wife, Aisha, Speaks On Husband’s Driving Force

press release Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, on Wednesday said 'unflinching support' and prayers by Nigerian women...

Nigeria: Iwu, Daily Telegraph Agree N500,000 Out-of-Court Settlement Over Publication

A former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Maurice Iwu and the Daily Telegraph on Wednesday...

Nigeria: NCAC to Partner Traditional Rulers On Cultural Revival

By Jonathan EzeDirector-General of the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Segun Runsewe, has stated that traditional...

Nigeria: ‘Edo State Did Not Spend N70 Million On Okpekpe Race’

Organisers of the 5th Okpekpe 10km International Road Race have denied in strong terms speculations in a section...

Nigeria: Bonga Field Delivers 702m Barrels of Oil for Nigeria in 12 Years

By Ejiofor AlikeThe Bonga oil field operated by Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) has produced about...

West Africa: Rhodes Trust Launches Scholarships for West Africa

The Rhodes Trust has announced new scholarships for West Africa, where young people between the ages of 19...

Nigeria civil service grade levels ▷ NAIJ.COM

Nigeria civil service grade level – how many levels are there? Study the Nigerian civil service grading system...

Nigeria: Obasanjo Seeks Global Support Against Insurgency

By Njadvara MusaMaiduguri — Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the international community to help tackle the humanitarian...

Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer Ugwuonye barred from practice in Nigeria

Emeka Ephraim Ugwuonye , the lawyer to Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB,...

Nigeria: The Noose Around Emir Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II appeared to have talked himself into trouble when he chose to...

Nigeria: Withdrawal of Refinery Licences

opinion The move by the Federal Government to withdraw the refinery licences that have remained unutilised in the...

Nigeria: Kumuyi Blames Increasing Suicide On Economic Hardship

The General Overseer of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor William Folorunso Kumuyi has attributed the increasing rate...

Nigeria: Lagos Takes Nollywood, 50th Year Party to Cannes Film Fest

By Shaibu HusseiniCannes, France — Lagos State Government has again come to the rescue of Nollywood. The state...

Nigerian govt to prosecute escapee N-power volunteers

The Federal Government says it will prosecute N-Power volunteers who are receiving monthly stipends but refuse to appear...

Nigeria needs customised presidential system – Gbajabiamila

The member of House of Representatives representing Surulere 1 federal constituency, Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila has expressed the need...