Tag Archives: Nigerian

2018 World Cup: Nigerian coach reveals players to face Algeria

The Assistant Coach of Super Eagles of Nigeria, Salisu Yusuf, has disclosed names of players that will face Algeria in the last game of the qualifying series on November 11. Yusuf said on Monday that he would use more reserve

Photos: Nigerian Religious Leaders leading prayers in U.S

On Sunday, Bishop Stephen Mamza, Yola Diocese and Hajjia Turai A.A. Kadir, community projects organizer, American University Nigeria, presented a prayer for peace at the inauguration of Dr. Margee Ensign as president of Dickinson College. The college is located in

Nigerian Technician shot dead in South Africa

South African police beats Nigerian to death A Nigerian, Jelili Omoyele, 35-year-old cellular phone technician, was allegedly shot dead in Johannesburg on Saturday, the Nigeria Union, South Africa, has said. Its President, Mr Adetola Olubajo, told the News Agency of

Nigerian Breweries honours journalists with N6 million cash prizes

The Nigerian Breweries Plc has rewarded distinguished Journalists with N6 million cash prize at the 9th Edition of the Nigerian Breweries Golden Pen Award. The 2017 Nigerian Breweries Golden Pen Award was held on Friday night at the Eko Hotel,

Wizkid not first Nigerian to sell out Royal Albert Hall

Wizkid not the first Nigerian or African to sold out at Royal Albert Hall London Royal Albert Hall has debunked the earlier news of Wizkid setting the record for the first African to sell out in the hall in London.

Nigerian Army launches free medical outreach in Abia

Soldiers The Nigerian Army has launched a free medical outreach in Ovim, Isuikwuato Local Government Area of Abia, as an integral part of the ongoing Python Dance II exercise in the South-East of the country. A statement signed by the

Nigerian Army to organise free medical outreach in Cross River

The 13 Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Calabar, will organise free medical outreach for residents of Ogurude in Obubra Local Government Area of Cross River on Oct. 4. A statement signed by Capt. Kayode Owolabi, the Brigade’s Public Relations Officer,

Be God-fearing, ACF tells Nigerian leaders

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna The Arewa Consultative Forum on Wednesday asked Nigerian leaders to be God-fearing and responsive in discharging their   day-to-day duties in the face of current socio-economic, political and security challenges confronting the country. Also, the northern body called

Buhari Happy With Improving Nigerian Economy

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday says he is pleased with the improving state of the Nigerian economy. This follows a meeting of the President with the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udo Udoma; Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun; and

Nigerian Air Force Aircraft Crashes In Kaduna

File photo A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Air Beetle Aircraft on Thursday crashed in Kaduna State while on a mission. The only person on board the aircraft, one of the NAF’s experienced instructor pilots, was lost during the incident. This

39-Year-Old Nigerian killed In South Africa

A 39-year-old Nigerian man has died in Cape Town, South Africa, allegedly in an altercation with the police. Uchenna Eloh’s death on Wednesday, August 16, adds to a worrying list of Nigerians killed in similar circumstances in the country. The

Nigerian And Senegalese Troops Set To Storm Gambia

The Nigerian Air Force is moving a contingent of 200 men and air assets to Dakar, Senegal, which is the base of the Economic Community of West African States Military Intervention (ECOMIG)  to force President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia

Kidnappers Of Turkish School Students Demand N100m Ransom

Kidnappers of Nigerian Turkish International Colleges have contacted the family of one of the abducted victims, demanding N100m ransom.

Nigerian Shot Dead As Indonesian Police Bust Malaysian Drug Ring

A Nigerian drug dealer has been shot dead in Indonesia. The deceased was a member of a Malaysian-based drug ring with another Nigerian national and a Tanzanian woman.