Tag: Nigeria

Tell best stories of Nigeria, Gbajabiamila urges Nollywood

Gbajabiamila…industry contributes 2.3% GDP-Elumelu…as Evernight Diagnostics commends Nigerian entertainers, calls for supportBy Levinus Nwabughiogu-AbujaSpeaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila enjoined the...

FG flags-off Freight Services from Warri to Itakpe – NEWS AGENCY...

By Aisha Cole/Edeki Igafe The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has said that the freight services on Warri-Itakpe Standards Guage Railway Line...

Stop ethnicising insecurity in Nigeria – Keyamo warns

Festus KeyamoBy Nwafor SundayThe Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, (SAN), Friday warned critics to desist from enthnicising insecurity in the...

Nigeria records zero death one month after vaccine rollout – NPHCDA

One month after Nigeria officially began the COVID-19 vaccination, the nation has not recorded any death from the immunisation process, the National Primary...

SperaDeal debut in Nigeria, moves to empower talented Africans.

Speaking during the virtual launch of SperaDeal; a new start-up company with the vision to become Africa’s No. 1 Company in Talents Development...

COVID-19 vaccine: 8,439 mild adverse events recorded in Nigeria –NPHCDC

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) said a total of 8,439 mild adverse events following immunisation (AEFI) had been reported since...

Take advantage of police recruitment, commissioner urges South-East youths – NEWS...

Mr Onyemuche Nnamani, Commissioner Representing South East in Police Service Commission (PSC) calls on youths in region to take advantage of police recruitment slated...

65,000 flee attacks on northeast Nigeria town: UN

As many as 65,000 people have fled the northeastern Nigeria town of Damasak following a series of jihadist attacks, the UN refugee agency...

COVID-19: NCDC announces 80 new cases, total now 164,080 – NEWS...

By Abujah Racheal The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 80 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections...

COVID-19: FG reaffirms commitment to vacinate eligible Nigerians – NEWS AGENCY...

By Aderogba George The National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA) on Friday reaffirmed the Federal Government’s  commitment to get every eligible Nigerian vaccinated...

Shun hate, division – Lalong to religious leaders – NEWS AGENCY...

By Zainab Oyekan Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has called on religious leaders to shun rhetoric that promote hate, division, and distrust among...

Executive Order 5: NACETEM creates database of scientists, engineers –DG –...

NACETEM has created a database of scientists and engineers in research institutes to sensitise scientific professionals on Executive Order 5. Hits: 0The post Executive Order...

Nigeria reiterates commitment to just transition to Net-Zero Emissions

President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated Nigeria’s commitment to improving access to affordable, reliable energy and transitioning to the use of cleaner energy, in...

Banditry: Matawalle suspends District Head – NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA

Gov. Bello Matawalle has suspended the District Head of Badarawa in Shinkafi Emirate Council, Alhaji Surajo Namakkah. Hits: 0The post Banditry: Matawalle suspends District Head...

COVID-19: Nigeria has vaccinated over 1 million people, says NPHCDA

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has announced that Nigeria had so far vaccinated over a million eligible people out of...

Nigeria: YouTube Closes Nigerian Pastor TB Joshua’s Channel, Facebook Acts...

In response to our enquiries about TB Joshua’s controversial exorcisms, YouTube terminated his channel. Hits: 0The post Nigeria: YouTube Closes Nigerian Pastor TB Joshua’s...

Nigeria: Govt Lifts Ban On Activation of New SIM Cards, Revises...

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Thursday, approved the activation of new Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards. Hits: 0The...

Nigeria: CBN Moves to Place Sugar, Wheat On Forex Restriction List

Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele has said the bank will soon commence the restriction of forex allocation for importation of...

Nigeria: Pandemic Underscores Flaws in Nigeria’s Farming and Food Supply Chains

Analysis – During the lockdown in Lagos, Nigeria, I joined a humanitarian team to distribute food to poor people in the urban slums....

Africa: Twitter – APC Replies PDP, Says Nigeria Remains Africa’s Biggest...

APC says Nigeria is on the right trajectory and the PDP cannot wish away the solid achievements of the Buhari administration. Hits: 0The post Africa:...

Nigeria: Buhari Returns to Nigeria After London ‘Rest’

Mr Buhari’s handlers said he would return in the second week of April. Hits: 0The post Nigeria: Buhari Returns to Nigeria After London ‘Rest’ first...

Bayer Nigeria trains farmers, extension officers on best agronomic practices

By Nimat OtoriSeventy-five farmers and 75 agriculture extension officers have been trained on best agronomic practices on rice, maize, and cassava in Ilorin,...

COVID-19: Nigeria vaccinates over 1 million people, says NPHCDA – NEWS...

National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) announces that over one million people vaccinated out of targeted 70 percent of nation’s population. Hits: 0The post...

Osun community road: Fashola speaks on RCCG’s Petition – NEWS AGENCY...

Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde  Fashola, clarifies issue of payment to Cartil Construction Nigeria Limited on rehabilitation of Ife-Ifewara road in Osun. Hits: 0The...

No one knows for certain how much crude oil Nigeria produces...

…Seeks media support for reformsBy Obas EsiedesaTHE Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, NEITI, Dr. Orji Ogbonnaya Orji has stated...

Police arrest medical doctor, 7 others for banditry in Zamfara –...

Zamfara state police command arrests one medical doctor and seven other persons for allegedly aiding and abetting banditry across the state. Hits: 0The post Police...

FG identifies causes of failure in civil service delivery – NEWS...

Federal Government attributes failure in Civil Service delivery to lack of skilled manpower, poor communication at planning and implementation stages. Hits: 0The post FG identifies...

Ramadan: 8 people arrested in Kano for not fasting – NEWS...

Kano State Hisbah Board arrests eight persons at Tudun Murtala in Nassarawa Local Government Area and Hudebiyya in Sharada in Kano, for their refusal...

LASTMA GM rebuts on-line public survey – NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA

By Aisha Cole Mr Olajide Oduyoye,  General Manager,  Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), says an on-line survey for those with issues of...