Nigeria Customs intercepts container of
Premium TimesNigeria Customs intercepts container of jollof rice, yam porridge, egusi from IndiaPremium TimesThe Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has intercepted a 20ft container of “READY TO EAT FOODS'' like egusi soup, jollof rice, ogbono, yam porridge imported from India. The Customs Area Comptroller, Bashar Yusuf, disclosed ...and more »
Posted on 5 December 2016 | 10:37 am
Nigeria's president accuses UN of hyping up
ReutersNigeria's president accuses UN of hyping up north-east crisis for $1bn appealThe GuardianPresident Buhari has accused the UN and aid agencies of creating “hype” and exaggerating the humanitarian crisis in north-eastern Nigeria in order to encourage more donations. A crisis in states severely affected by the Boko Haram insurgency has been ...Nigeria's presidency says aid agencies overstating northeast hungerReutersNigeria discredits UN reports suggesting serious crisis in IDP campsafricanewsAmnesty vs Nigeria army: Who is telling the truth?NAIJ.COMFinancial Times -Los Angeles Times -Reliefweball 56 news articles »
Posted on 5 December 2016 | 10:20 am
Wole Soyinka Berates Nigerian Critics,
SaharaReporters.comWole Soyinka Berates Nigerian Critics, Threatens To Exit NigeriaSaharaReporters.comWole Soyinka Berates Nigerian Critics, Threatens To Exit Nigeria. Speaking to reporters today at a media event held at Freedom Park on Lagos Island, Mr. Soyinka, winner of the 1986 Nobel Prize for literature, said he was embarrassed to share a country ...Soyinka to hold private funeral for death of “common sense” in NigeriaPremium TimesSoyinka holds funeral to mourn death of Nigeria's common senseDaily Trustall 19 news articles »
Posted on 5 December 2016 | 9:48 am
No famine in Nigeria, says Ogbeh - Guardian
GuardianNo famine in Nigeria, says OgbehGuardianThe Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has reassured Nigerians that there will be no famine due to the massive food production in the country. Ogbeh said this in Abuja while addressing newsmen on the sidelines of the ...and more »
Posted on 5 December 2016 | 8:55 am
Oyegun: Nigeria needs the $29.9b loan -
Oyegun: Nigeria needs the $29.9b loanVanguardThe National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has defended the borrowing plans of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration, saying borrowing is inevitable in view of the current economic realities in ...and more »
Posted on 5 December 2016 | 6:04 am
Significance Of Ban Ki-Moon’s Visit To
What do you think are the implications of Ban Ki- Moon visit to Nigeria? If you look at Nigeria in the West African sub-region, you will discover that Nigeria is playing a political and economic hegemony in the sub-region. Most importantly, in the last ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:05 am
Nigeria marks 500 days since kidnap of
A candlelit vigil is held in Nigeria’s capital city Abuja on Thursday, to mark the 500 day anniversary of the kidnap of over 270 Chibok schoolgirls by Boko Haram. Over 50 girls have escaped from the Islamist militant group since the kidnapping which took ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:31 am
How Nigeria’s university system fails in
In the wake of the expressed resolve of the Muhammadu Buhari led federal government to make public institutions more accountable and responsive to the needs of society, stakeholders are pointing out how Nigeria’s university system falls grossly short ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:03 am
Selling petrol above regulated price has
An expose has uncovered that the Nigerian fuel price is being sold above the market price of 87 naira. PHOTO: Wikipedia A CNBC Africa exposé has uncovered that Nigerian fuel is being sold above the market price of 87 naira/l or US44c, with many petrol ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:36 am
Nigeria’s D’Tigers In Afrobasket Semi
Nigeria has qualified for the semi-final of the ongoing FIBA Africa Basketball championship in Tunisia after a dominant 88-64 points victory over Gabon in the quarter finals. Nigeria will now face Senegal in the Semi Final, a step away from winning a ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:15 am