26 C
Lagos
Monday, September 16, 2019
Home Tags Nigeria

Tag: Nigeria

FG will take 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in next...

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government will take 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in the  next 10 years. Osinbajo’ spokesman, Laolu Akande,...

Why I entrusted women with nation’s treasury – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says placing women in strategic positions of his government, like the financial sector, is to ensure effective management of limited resources,...

Boko Haram: 22,000 civilians missing in North-Eastern Nigeria – Red Cross

Nearly 22,000 Nigerians have been reported as missing to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) during a decade of conflict in northeast...

South Africa dismisses claims of blast at its High Commission in...

The South African Acting High Commissioner to Nigeria, Amb. Bobby Moroe, on Saturday confirmed there was no damage or bombing of any of the...

South-East Governors plead for expansion of Enugu Airport tarmac

South-East Governors’ Forum on Thursday called on the Federal Government to include the expansion of the tarmac of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport Enugu...

Sanwo-Olu’s 100 Days in Lagos: Learning from the LKJ years

Sanwo-Olu’s 100 Days in Lagos: Learning from the LKJ years   By Wale Adedayo   It is heartwarming that after the initial fears, the Babajide Sanwo-Olu Administration is...

Printers lament lack of Government patronage, claim it is killing growth

Printers lament lack of Government patronage, claim it is killing growth Stakeholders in the printing industry on Wednesday in Abuja said poor patronage and lack...

Digital technology will change face of agriculture in Africa – Osinbajo

Digital technology will change face of agriculture in Africa—Osinbajo Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says that digital technology and its application will change the face of...

NANS opposes proposed cultural exchange programme between Nigeria, South Africa

NANS opposes proposed cultural exchange programme between Nigeria, South Africa The National Association of Nigeria Students (NANS), has opposed the proposed cultural exchange programme between...

Federal Govt to partner UNILORIN on agriculture

Federal Govt to partner UNILORIN on agriculture The Federal Government has expressed its readiness to partner with the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) to maximise part...

Remembering Alhaji Ganiyu Olawale Dawodu, an Awoist like no other

By Wale Adedayo I’ve often tried to review the past whether one made a mistake supporting the old guards of the pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, at...

Nigerian robbed, murdered in South Africa

As Nigeria and South Africa seek ways to end the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in that country, the Nigeria Union South Africa (NUSA) on...

Extortion of motorists: Joint inter-agency team arrests 37 FRSC officials, others

Extortion of motorists: Joint inter-agency team arrests 37 FRSC officials, others A Joint Inter-Agency Team, led by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences...

Herdsmen Terrorism: Different strokes for Man of God, Daughter of a...

Herdsmen Terrorism: Different Strokes For The Man Of God And The Daughter Of A Politician     By SKC Ogbonnia     The Herdsmen terrorism in Nigeria has lasted because...

Star-studded Nollywood movie, ‘The Millions’ set for premiere

A star-studded Nollywood thriller, “The Millions” is set  for premiere  on August 25, its producers have said. The movie is produced by Chika Lann, ex-international...

PDP, Gubernatorial candidate pray tribunal to order fresh election in Nasarawa...

The PDP and its candidate in the 2019 Governorship election, Mr David Ombugadu, on Monday prayed the Election Petition Tribunal in Nasarawa, to order...

Nigeria refutes Financial Times story on its food importation policy

The Presidency has described as untrue the Financial Times report suggesting that Nigeria has placed restrictions on importation of agricultural products into the country. The...

IITA boss calls for double-digit budget allocation to accelerate agric transformation

IITA boss calls for double-digit budget allocation to accelerate agric transformation   The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan on Sunday called for double-digit budget...

Makinde appoints Owoseni, former Lagos CP Special Adviser on Security Matters

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has appointed Mr Fatai Owoseni, former Commissioner of Police in Lagos and Benue States, as Special Adviser on Security...

Police rescue three kidnapped persons in Ogun State

The Ogun State Police Command said on Friday that it had rescued three persons kidnapped at Ode-Omi community in Ogun Waterside Local Government area...

Follow us

10,949FansLike
3,470FollowersFollow
0SubscribersSubscribe