Nigeria subsidising fraud — David-West -
Nigeria subsidising fraud — David-WestThe PunchWhen I was minister (of Petroleum and Energy) under Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (as the Head of State), oil price was $30 per barrel. I reminded him that Nigeria has two types of oil: Bonny Light Crude which is like Brent of England and Bonny Medium Crude.
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 4:58 pm
Financing Power Infrastructure in Nigeria -
The Nation NewspaperFinancing Power Infrastructure in NigeriaTHISDAY Liveigeria is a lower middle income country in Africa. According to the World Bank, its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at 2014 was $568.5 billion. Its population was 177.5million at 2014. The life expectancy of every Nigeria at birth is 52 years while the ...Civil nuclear power in NigeriaThe Punchall 7 news articles »
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 11:34 am
Nigeria, not Jamaica, should rule sprints -
The PunchNigeria, not Jamaica, should rule sprintsThe PunchThe National Olympic Committees of Nigeria and Jamaica, respectively, were among the 204 that competed for medals at London 2012. But while the Jamaican contingent of 50 athletes proudly returned home with four times their country's total haul of three ...
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 11:32 am
Payments for trolleys at Nigerian airports
Premium TimesPayments for trolleys at Nigerian airports to end — MinisterPremium TimesThe fee currently being charged for using trolleys in Nigerian airports will soon be scrapped, the Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has said. The minister made the disclosure on Friday in Abuja at the inauguration of the Ministerial ...and more »
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 8:42 am
Nigeria, the new marathon hub? - Sport24
Sport24Nigeria, the new marathon hub?Sport24Lagos - The infamously congested, concrete jungle of Lagos is far from a runners' paradise, but with the launch of a new annual marathon on Saturday organisers hope to show that the city's bad reputation is undeserved. Over 20 000 participants turned ...Lagos City Marathon: Emmanuel Gyang, one of Nigeria's favourites, laments injury setbackPremium TimesKenyan wins Lagos City Marathon, Gyan, first Nigerian to cross the lineThe Newsall 76 news articles »
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 8:33 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