Tag Archives: Nigeria

Buhari’s Administration Is Transforming Nigeria, Lai Mohammed Insists

  The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the Buhari administration is steadily transforming Nigeria through innovative measures that are yielding positive results. The minister said this while delivering a keynote address during the 2018

World Cup: Gernot Rohr Explains Why Nigeria Lost To Croatia

Nigeria’s coach Gernot Rohr gestures as he speaks during a press conference at the Yessentuki Arena, in Yessentuki, in southern Russia, on June 13, 2018.PHOTO: PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP   Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr admitted that his young team had

[UPDATED] Croatia Defeat Nigeria 2-0 In First World Cup Game

Croatia’s forward Ante Rebic (L) and Nigeria’s forward Odion Jude Ighalo vie during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Croatia and Nigeria at the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad on June 16, 2018. OZAN KOSE / AFP

Eid-El-Fitr: Saraki, Dogara Ask Muslims To Pray For Nigeria

  The Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Yakubu Dogara, have congratulated Muslim faithful across the country on the successful completion of the month-long Ramadan fast. In their separate messages to the

Muslims Celebrate Eid-El-Fitr Across Nigeria

A file photo of Muslim faithful on a praying ground.   Nigerian Muslims have joined their counterparts across the world to celebrate Eid-El-Fitr, the festival marking the end of the month-long Ramadan fast. The Muslim faithful thronged praying grounds across

Eid-El-Fitr: Embracing Peace Pathway To A United Nigeria – Ambode

File photo: Akinwunmi Ambode   Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, believes it is only by embracing peace, unity and fairness that Nigerians can begin a rebirth. He stated this in his Eid-el-Fitri message to the people issued on Thursday

Nigeria, Morocco To Implement Plan For Gas Transport Pipeline

  Morocco and Nigeria have agreed on a cooperation plan to press on with a proposed pipeline transporting gas to the North African kingdom along the Atlantic coast.  King Mohammed VI and President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday oversaw the signing of the

U.S. Announces $102 Million Humanitarian Assistance To Nigeria

United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington.   United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, has announced the sum of $102 million in humanitarian assistance to Nigeria. The funds will be administered primarily through the U.S. Agency for International Development’s

Nigeria To Strengthen Economic Ties With Tanzania

File photo: President Muhammadu Buhari   Nigeria is ready to boost economic ties with Tanzania for the benefit of citizens of both countries, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. The President made the pledge on Thursday when a received the Letter

Nigeria Is Safe For Tourism And Investment, Says Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Nigeria is safe and secure for tourism and investment, which will improve the economy. The President made this declaration on Tuesday in Abuja, when he received the Secretary-General of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation

Sierra Leone President Visits Buhari, Seeks Stronger Ties With Nigeria

  The Sierra Leonean President, Julius Bio, has visited President Muhammadu Buhari to renew the bond of friendship between the two countries. President Bio arrived at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday where he was received by the President. Among a

Nigeria Is Not Serious About Power Generation – Akin Oyebode

  Professor of International Law and Jurisprudence, Mr Akin Oyebode, has said that Nigeria is yet to get serious about power generation despite the Federal Government scoring itself high in that regard. The Professor said this on Tuesday while answering questions

The Change We Have In Nigeria Is From Bad To Worse – Sani

The National Chairman of Action Democratic Party (ADP) believes that there is a negative change in Nigeria. Yabagi Sani who was one of the guests on Channels Television programme, Channels Forum held on Tuesday, faulted the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration in

After Years Of Massive Looting, Nigeria Is Rising Again – FG

  The All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government, has continued to score itself high in its performance since assuming office in 2015. At a press conference in Lagos on Monday, the Minister of Information, Mr Lai Mohammed, said the government