BREAKING: Former Presidential Spokesman,
Premium TimesBREAKING: Former Presidential Spokesman, Reuben Abati, ArrestedPremium TimesMr. Abati, who was spokesperson to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan was arrested on Monday and is expected to spend at least Monday night at the office of the anti-graft agency, EFCC. The journalist is being questioned for allegedly receiving some money ...and more »
Posted on 24 October 2016 | 12:24 pm
MTN suspends Nigeria dividend payout -
Premium TimesMTN suspends Nigeria dividend payoutPremium TimesMTN says it had suspended dividends payouts from Nigeria, where it runs the biggest wireless phone network and which generates a third of its annual sales. The company reported a slight fall in third-quarter user numbers due to a weaker showing in ...MTN suspends Nigeria dividend payout amid allegation of illegal fund transferTimes LIVEMTN CEO start date sooner, suspends Nigeria dividend payoutCNBCAfrica.comMTN brings in CEO earlier, denies Nigerian wrongdoingMobile World LiveITWeball 27 news articles »
Posted on 24 October 2016 | 11:58 am
Nigeria's economic problems rooted in
Premium TimesNigeria's economic problems rooted in corruption – Justice MinisterPremium TimesThe Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has attributed current political, social and economic problems in Nigeria to corruption. Mr. Malami, who delivered the key note address at the National Open Government ...and more »
Posted on 24 October 2016 | 8:42 am
Nigeria to meet Niger Delta leaders,
AllAfrica.comNigeria to meet Niger Delta leaders, militants on October 31ReutersABUJA Nigeria will hold a meeting with community leaders and representatives of militants from the Niger Delta next week in Abuja to end the insurgents' attacks on oil facilities in the southern region, two government sources told Reuters on Monday.Nigeria: Niger Delta Avengers to Buhari - Don't Provoke Us to Ground NigeriaAllAfrica.comNigerian troops thwart ship hijacking, arrest vandalsGuardianTroops thwart ship hijacking, arrest vandalsNews24 Nigeriaall 75 news articles »
Posted on 24 October 2016 | 8:32 am
VFS cautions Nigerian visa applicants
VanguardVFS cautions Nigerian visa applicants against patronising toutsVanguardMr Jiten Vyas, Chief Operating Officer of VFS Global in Africa on Monday cautioned Nigerians against patronising touts and entities using his organisation's name to defraud visa applicants. Vyas told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that ...Nigerian High Commission in South Africa stops issuance of visasNews24 Nigeriaall 3 news articles »
Posted on 24 October 2016 | 8:20 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