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Buhari to migrants: Stay at home, Nigeria will be better

Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to Nigerians taking the risky desert-Mediterranean route to Europe to stay at home as his administration is making efforts to make the country more live-able. President Buhari spoke today, when he received the outgoing

Nigeria set to enforce safety code – NIMASA

The Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) on Friday said the country was set to implement safety code on dangerous goods to enhance safety in the nation’s marine environment. Mr Rotimi Fashakin, NIMASA’s Director of Operations, said this during

Biased investment: World Bank takes responsibility for advising Nigeria, others

World Bank The World Bank says it “has to take some responsibility’’ for advising Nigeria and other African countries to invest more in roads, railways and energy rather than in education and health. The World Bank President, Mr Jim Yong

No part of Nigeria will be ignored under my watch – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja said no part of Nigeria would be ignored under his watch. The President gave the assurance when he received a delegation of Ugep Kingdom, Cross River, led by Obol Ofem

UN Earmarks $2.1billion As Grants For IDPs In Nigeria

Mark Lowcock and Ashim Steiner while addressing journalists in Abuja on Sunday, October 7.   The United Nations has earmarked the sum of $2.1 billion to be given out as grants to people affected by the humanitarian crisis in northeast

2019: NCMP presidential aspirant promises to reposition Nigeria

Mr Babatunde Ademola, the presidential aspirant of the Nigeria Community Movement Party (NCMP), in the 2019 general elections has promised to reposition the country, if elected. Ademola made the promise on Saturday in Abuja, during the party’s national convention. The

Nigeria customs promotes officers, redeploys others

Some senior Customs officers The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Saturday said it had elevated four officers to the rank of Acting Comptroller-General (ACG) and redeployed 13 others to revamp the service. The service, had in August, carried out a

Coronation Merchant Bank named best investment Bank in Nigeria

Coronation Merchant Bank has been named the best Investment Bank in Nigeria at the 2018 World Finance Investment Banking Awards in United Kingdom. A statement quoted World Finance as saying, “One bank that has recorded remarkable accomplishment in its very

VIDEO: Nigerians share views on Nigeria at 58

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Nigeria Will Soon Be An Envy Of The World, Says Osinbajo

Vice President YemiOsinbajo   The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has said that Nigeria will be an Envy of the world soon. He said “Wherever we are from, whatever part of this great country we are from, whether we are from

Nigeria needs to create a `new tribe’ – Osinbajo

Osinbajo The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says there is need to create a `new tribe’ in Nigeria in order to have a country driven by national unity and cohesion. Osinbajo expressed this view while declaring open a five-day photo

LIVE: Oyebode, Ezekwesili, Rewane Discuss State Of Nigeria At 58

  Key Stakeholders from all walks of life including Professor of Law, Akin Oyebode, CEO, Financial Derivatives, Bismarck Rewane and Co-convener of the BBOG, Oby Ezekwesili, are currently discussing the state of Nigeria, 58 years after it gained its independence. Stay

Benson-Idahosa Decries Trafficking Rate In Nigeria

 The Founder of Pathfinders Justice Initiative, Evon Benson-Idahosa, has expressed her dismay over the high rate of trafficking of persons from the country. Speaking at The Platform in Lagos, a programme organised by the Covenant Christian Centre yearly to mark

Nigeria At 58: President Buhari’s Full Independence Day Speech

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday addressed Nigerians as the country marked its 58th Independence anniversary. In a speech broadcast across the nation, the President called for unity, while promising to ensure free and fair elections in 2019. Among other