Tag Archives: Nigerians

Travel Ban: We Have Not Released Any List Of Nigerians Affected – Garba Shehu

Shehu   The Presidency has rubbished the lists making the rounds purportedly containing the names of high-profile Nigerians affected by the travel ban the Federal Government announced on Saturday. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr

Falana Asks Buhari To Withdraw Travel Ban On 50 Nigerians ‘Without Any Delay’


SERAP Describes FG’s Travel Ban On 50 High-Profile Nigerians As Illegal

A human-rights group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), have reacted to the Federal Government’s travel ban on 50 high-profile Nigerians describing it as illegal. The group in a statement signed on Sunday by the Deputy Director, Timothy Adewale, said

BREAKING: FG Bans 50 Prominent Nigerians From Travelling Abroad

President Muhammadu Buhari (file)   The Federal Government has banned 50 high-profile Nigerians from travelling abroad following the implementation of the Executive Order 6 signed by President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement issued on Saturday, the Senior Special Assistant to

Tuberculosis: 18 Nigerians die hourly – NTBLCP

Tuberculosis No fewer than 18 Nigerians die hourly from Tuberculosis (TB), the National Tuberculosis, Burulli Ulcer and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP), said on Friday in Lagos. Mrs Itohowo Uko, the Deputy Director of NTBLCP in the Federal Ministry of Health,

Buhari Signs Executive Order Compelling Nigerians To Pay Tax On Foreign Assets

President Muhammadu Buhari (File)   President Muhammadu Buhari has signed a new executive order which among other things compels Nigerians with offshore assets and incomes to pay taxes on them. The Executive Order (008), tagged Voluntary Offshore Assets Regularisation Scheme

Social Investment Programme: FG Has Disbursed N15bn To Over 300,000 Nigerians – Osinbajo

 Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said the Federal Government has spent the sum of N15 billion to give interest-free loans to over 300,000 artisans, traders and farmers across the country. The Vice President said this at the 9th

‘We Will Take More Nigerians Out Of Poverty’, Says Osinbajo

  The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has said that the Federal Government will do all it can to take more Nigerians out of poverty and improve the country’s Human Capital Development indices. Osinbajo stated this on Wednesday during a meeting

VIDEO: Nigerians share views on Nigeria at 58

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Saraki Asks Nigerians To Get Actively Involved In Nation-Building

File photo Senate President Bukola Saraki has asked Nigerians to get actively involved in politics and nation-building by supporting leaders who are capable of realizing the Nigerian dream. He said this in a statement on Monday as the country marked

The Life Of Nigerians Has Been Cheapened, Says Ezekwesili

 The Convener of the Bring Back Our Girls campaign, Mrs Oby Ezekwesili, says the life of an average Nigerian has been cheapened. Ezekwesili said this on Monday night during Channels Television’s special programme on Nigeria’s 58th Independence anniversary. “Today,

Nigerians Have Been Poorly Served – Oyebode

   Professor of International Law and Jurisprudence, Mr Akin Oyebode, has stressed the need for restructuring, saying that Nigerians have been poorly served by past leaders. Mr Oyebode said this on Monday during a special programme on Channels Television

Chowberry Founder Challenges Nigerians On Wealth Creation

The Chief Executive Officer of Chowberry, Oscar Ekponimo   The Chief Executive Officer of Chowberry, Oscar Ekponimo, has challenged Nigerians on wealth creation. Speaking at The Platform, a yearly programme organised by Covenant Christian Centre to mark Nigeria’s 58th independence

2019: Ezekwesili calls on Nigerians to protect, exercise voting rights

Dr Oby Ezekwesili The Convener of the Red Card Movement and one-time Education Minister, Mrs Obiageli Ezekwesili, has called on Nigerians to come out in their numbers to vote and protect their votes, come 2019. Ezekwesili made the call at