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It Is ‘Madness’ To Think Nigeria Will Work – Wole Soyinka
Wole Soyinka, the Nobel laureate, on Saturday, March 7, 2021, restated his position on (...)[The Trent] 7/03/2021
BREAKING: Man United break Man City unbeaten run
Manchester United won 2-0 on Sunday evening at Etihad to stop the 21-game winning streak of (...)[The Nation] 7/03/2021
Why Liverpool keep losing, by Klopp
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has lamented his side’s offensive impotence following their 1-0 (...)[The Nation] 7/03/2021
UPDATED: Gunmen kidnap driver, passenger in Osun
By Toba Adedeji, Osogbo The Osun State Police Command on Sunday launched a manhunt to rescue (...)[The Nation] 7/03/2021
La Liga: Madrid, Atletico settle for draw in derby
Karim Benzema scored a late equaliser as Real Madrid prevented city rivals Atletico Madrid from (...)[The Nation] 7/03/2021
Buhari mourns Justice Ngwuta
By Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has said the death of the Supreme Court (...)[The Nation] 7/03/2021
Falana denies buying Abuja property from EFCC
By Adebisi Onanuga Lagos lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) has denied ownership of an Abuja property (...)[The Nation] 7/03/2021
Sacked Ekiti monarch appeals judgement
By Rasaq Ibrahim, Ado-Ekiti The sacked monarch of Awo-Ekiti in Irepodun/Ifelodun Council Area (...)[The Nation] 7/03/2021
Changing Social Investment Narrative in the South East: The N-POWER Example
By Chike Chukwunyelum Faced with the reality of excruciating poverty in the country, occasioned (...)[The Nation] 7/03/2021
I Sacrificed Intimate Relationships For My Career – Korede Bello
Nigerian singer and songwriter, Korede Bello has opened up on how his career cost him some (...)[Information Nigeria] 7/03/2021
Benzema Rescues Point For Madrid Against Atletico
French striker, Karim Benzema secured a valuable point for Real Madrid in the Madrid derby on (...)[Information Nigeria] 7/03/2021
Anglican Church Owned Plaza Burnt Down In Abia
A section of shop plaza belonging to St Mary Anglican Church, Ohokobe/Umuahia Ndume Ibeku in (...)[The Trent] 7/03/2021
Abe orders closure of Rivers APC parallel offices
By Mike Odiegwu, Port Harcourt Senator Magnus Abe has ordered the immediate closure of all (...)[The Nation] 7/03/2021
How businesses can survive turbulence, by Airtel CEO
Our Reporter The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Airtel Nigeria, Mr. Segun (...)[The Nation] 7/03/2021
World Bank Releases N27 Billion To Rebuild Roads In Aba
The World Bank has released a whopping N27 billion for rebuilding of road infrastructure in Aba (...)[The Trent] 7/03/2021
A Woman Can Leave If You Try To Cage Her – Actress Mercy Macjoe Tells Men
Nigerian actress, Mercy Macjoe has advised men to refrain from trying to cage a woman. This is (...)[Information Nigeria] 7/03/2021
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Nigeria: Govt Launches Its National Cyber-Security Policy
[Balancing Act] London -- At the end of February the Nigerian Government launched its National Cyber-Security Policy and...
Why Buhari's government is losing the anti-corruption war
A major straw that broke the People's Democratic Party's 16-year rule in Nigeria was pervasive corruption. Nigerians...
[The Africa news] 07/03/2021
Nigeria: Uproar as Ogun Assembly Removes Deputy Speaker
[Daily Trust] There was uproar at the Ogun State House Assembly as the Deputy Speaker, Oludare Kadiri, was impeached by...
Nigeria: Boko Haram Kills Security Personnel, Two Civilians in Borno
[Vanguard] Maiduguri -- Suspected armed Boko Haram sect on Saturday evening invaded Rumirgo community of Askira Uba...
Nigeria: Covid-19 - Vaccination Has No Side Effect on Buhari - Presidency
[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari being vaccinated with the Astrazeneca COVID -19 vaccine by his Chief Personal...
Nigeria: Northern Elders Condemn Rising Spate of Insecurity Across Country
[Vanguard] Abuja -- For the umpteenth time, concerned Northern elders have described as "appalling" the deteriorating...
Nigeria: Buhari Urges Nigerians to Take Covid-19 Vaccine
[Premium Times] President Muhammad Buhari was vaccinated on Saturday.
Nigeria: Covid-19 Vaccination Painfree, Says Osinbajo
[Vanguard] Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo has revealed that the COVID-19 vaccination jab was pain free.
Nigeria: Halting Repeated School Kidnappings in Nigeria
[Crisis Group] Gunmen snatched more than 270 girls from a boarding school in north-western Nigeria on 26 February,...
Nigerian President gets vaccinated against COVID-19
Abuja [Nigeria], March 6 (ANI/Sputnik): Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo received...
[The Africa news] 06/03/2021
USAfrica: Nigeria’s Last Emperor Buhari has 24 months to deliver…. By Chidi Amuta
Dr. Chidi Amuta is Executive Editor of USAfrica magazine (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com By May 2023, Nigerian military...
Nigerian president gets COVID-19 vaccine jab
ABUJA, March 6 (Xinhua) -- Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, together with his deputy, Yemi Osinbajo, received first...
[The Africa news] 06/03/2021
Nigeria: Covid-19 - As Nigeria Commences Vaccination, Many Citizens Remain Sceptical
[Premium Times] Many Nigerians still believe in the conspiracy theories surrounding COVID-19 vaccination.
Nigeria: Breaking - Buhari, Osinbajo Take Covid-19 Vaccine
[Vanguard] Abuja -- President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday, received the COVID-19...
Nigeria: Gunmen Attack Kaduna Airport, Staff Quarters, Abduct Families
[Vanguard] Staff quarters of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, at the Kaduna Airport, was attacked by...
Nigeria: WAEC Sets New Date for Cancelled Papers
[Vanguard] Sequel to the West African Examination Council, WAEC, cancellation of Literature -in-English, papers 2, 1...
Nigeria: U.S. Pledges Improvements in Visa Applicants' Experience
[This Day] The United States Consulate General in Lagos has unveiled its newly expanded and renovated consular pavilion...
Nigeria: Buhari, Osinbajo Receive Covid Vaccine
[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo have been vaccinated against COVID-19.
Nigeria: Police Rescue 7 Kidnapped People in Osun
[Vanguard] The Osun Police Command has rescued seven people kidnapped on the Ibokun-Osogbo Road on Tuesday.
Nigeria: Burna Boy Teams Up With John Legend, Soundtrack 'Coming 2 America'
[Vanguard] Afro-fusion singer Burna Boy is back with a stunning feature on his latest collaboration with American RnB...
Nigeria: Again, Falana Denies Buying Property From EFCC
[Premium Times] Mr Falana says the allegation is a renewed version of a sponsored lie.
Nigeria: Covid-19 - Nigeria Records 371 New Cases, Three Deaths as Vaccination Begins
[Premium Times] Nigeria, Africa's most populous nation, has so far conducted about 1.54 million COVID-19 tests.
Nigeria: Borno Governor Appoints Kwara-Born Retired General as Security Adviser
[Premium Times] The Borno governor appoints Abdullahi Ishaq to replace Abubakar Chiroma.
Nigeria: Covid-19 - Health Workers Take First Shots As Vaccination Begins
[This Day] Abuja -- COVID-19 vaccination commenced in Nigeria yesterday with frontline healthcare workers in Abuja...
Nigeria: U.S. Consulate Improves Visa Applicants' Experience
[Leadership] Lagos -- The United States Consulate General in Lagos has unveiled its newly expanded and renovated...