Meningitis outbreak in Nigeria has killed
Guardian (blog)Meningitis outbreak in Nigeria has killed 813 people: ministerWHTCABUJA (Reuters) - A meningitis outbreak in Nigeria has killed 813 people so far this year, the country's health minister said, as Africa's most populous country and aid organizations attempt to tackle the surge in infections. The government on ...Nigeria meningitis deaths rise to 813Guardian (blog)all 2 news articles »
Posted on 26 April 2017 | 8:25 am
The Nigeria Football Federation gets
BBC SportThe Nigeria Football Federation gets financial boostBBC SportThe cash-strapped Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has received a financial boost from an energy company worth around US$9,2 million over the next five years. The deal with the Aiteo Group will commence on 1 May. "This will make it easier for us to ...Aiteo to pay salaries of Nigeria's football coaches for five yearsPremium TimesAiteo Group splashes N2.5billion on Nigerian FootballNigeria Football Federationall 10 news articles »
Posted on 26 April 2017 | 5:12 am
Powerful Nigerian Muslim leader investigated
Powerful Nigerian Muslim leader investigated for corruptionNews24According to the BBC, the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi, has denied allegations that he has been stealing government money allocated to the palace since his rise to the throne in 2015. The anti-graft agency in Kano state said that it was investigating ...and more »
Posted on 26 April 2017 | 4:04 am
Obama keenly wanted me out of office –
africanewsObama keenly wanted me out of office – Nigeria's ex-Presidentafricanews“President Barack Obama and his officials made it clear to me by their actions that they wanted a change of government in Nigeria and were ready to do anything to achieve that purpose. They even brought some naval ships into the Gulf of Guinea in the ...Nigeria: Jonathan: Obama Made It Clear He Wanted Change of Govt ...AllAfrica.comall 7 news articles »
Posted on 26 April 2017 | 3:47 am
Nigerian, nine foreigners arrested for
Premium TimesNigerian, nine foreigners arrested for stealing crude in DeltaPremium TimesThe Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS, DELTA said it has nabbed 10 suspected oil thieves onboard MT TECNE Vessel in Delta. The Commander of NNS Delta, Ibrahim Dewu, disclosed this while parading the suspects at Focados River, Burutu Local Government ...and more »
Posted on 26 April 2017 | 3:36 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