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AMISOM inducts 22 new police officers on peacekeeping mission in Somalia

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African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Wednesday it has completed an induction course into the mission for 22 police officers from Nigeria, Sierra...

Meet Crispy Nice The New Face Of Nigerian Music

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Frank Oghagbon well known in showbiz as Crispy Nice is an Idie artist from Nigeria. He was born on July 7th in Benin and...
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Nigeria is a Unitary State and not a Federation

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Some Nigerians erroneously think that their country is rich and to the extent of their warped imaginations, the country is stupendously wealthy. It breaks...
airstrike

Military airstrikes kill several Boko Haram militants in NE Nigeria

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Several Boko Haram militants were killed and a logistics base of the terror group in the northeast region of Nigeria was completely destroyed following...
gbba

Ghana to host South Africa, Nigeria and Ivory Coast in a four Nation Goalball...

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The Ghana blind Goalball team both male and female will face Nigeria, Cote D’Ivoire and South Africa in a four-nation international Goalball tournament from...
Nigeria

Nigeria records decline in third quarter capital importation

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The value of capital importation into Nigeria in the third quarter (Q3) of this year stood at 5.367 million U.S dollars, fresh official data...
Court

Nigeria to create special courts to prosecute illegal miners

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The Nigerian government on Friday said efforts are ongoing to create special courts where illegal miners will be prosecuted. The courts will...
ICT innovators at K-lab share ideas on how to develop software in the recent past. (File)

Nigeria targets software development

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A government agency in Nigeria on Thursday said it was committed to assist the country in building local capacity for software. This...
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Hate Speech Coup, and Beer Parlor Gist in Nigeria

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A coup is a curious thing. Those who make the coup never admit that they have made the coup. They claim that they are...
Road construction

CHEC supports construction of trans-Saharan highway project in Nigeria

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A Chinese engineering firm on Monday said it will continue to support the ongoing construction of the trans-Saharan highway within the Nigerian territory, with...
Standard Bank

Standard Bank to link African clients with Chinese opportunities at CIIE

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The Standard Bank will host over 90 clients from six African countries at the second China International Import Expo (CIIE) and link them with...
Left-Claver Gatet, Rwanda Minister of Infrastructure. Right-Alexy Likacheve, Director General of Rosatrom. Speaking at the Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi.

Nuclear Energy Will Create Jobs and Raise Skill Levels in Africa

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October 27, 2019 The article below from {World Nuclear News}, reports on important agreements with Russia to build nuclear power plants in Africa. Beyond providing...
Many farms were deluged in the most recent winter floods

Floods trap more than 100 towns in northeast Nigeria

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Over 100 villages in Nigeria's northeastern state of Adamawa have been trapped by floods, caused by persistent rainfall in that part of the country,...

Nigerian academic urges judicial pronouncement on Nigeria’s border closure

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A Nigerian academic has said that there was the need for the court of Justice of the West African sub-regional grouping Economic Community of...
stock market

Global stock trading platform begins operation in Nigeria

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A global trading platform that allows users to invest in stocks listed on foreign stock exchanges has launched its products in Nigeria. ...
Nigerian soldiers

Nigeria releases seized American military vehicles

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Nigeria on Friday handed over American military vehicles seized about two months ago to officials of the United States embassy here, after several documents...
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Nigeria raises alarm over increasing attacks on crude oil pipeline

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Nigeria's state owned oil giant on Wednesday raised an alarm on the increasing menace of oil pipeline vandalism, which hit a record high of...
Buhari

Nigeria’s economic council to focus on developing reliable data

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Nigeria's newly constituted Presidential Economic Advisory Council (PEAC) have been charged by President Muhammadu Buhari to focus on developing reliable data that would properly...
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Nigeria seeks financing for critical projects in oil sector

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Nigeria's state owned oil giant on Tuesday said it was ready to collaborate with any financial institutions willing to finance its critical projects. ...
Oil

Nigeria to hike crude oil benchmark price to US$57 per barrel

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The Nigerian government has proposed in a new budget to increase crude oil benchmark price from 55 dollars to 57 dollars per barrel. ...
Nigeria

Namibia, Nigeria agree to cement relations

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Namibia and Nigeria agreed on Monday to cooperate in tourism, agriculture, investment and the marine driven economy. Namibia's Deputy Prime Minister and...
Gunmen

Gunmen kill at least 9 soldiers in Northwestern Nigeria

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At least 9 soldiers have been confirmed killed by gunmen in Zamfara, a troubled state in northwestern Nigeria, an official said late on Saturday. ...
Nigeria

Nigeria rolls out gains of border closure

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Nigeria has rolled out some of the gains recorded since the closure of its borders with neighboring countries, saying that the exercise is already...

The Pride of Qatar

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Doha, the capital of the State of Qatar won the bid in 2010 to host the World Cup in 2022 and there is no...
pharmaceutical

Nigeria eyes multi-billion-dollar pharmaceutical market in Africa

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Nigeria planned to control majority of the multi-billion U.S. dollar pharmaceutical market in Africa, an official with the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and...
William Amponsah

Ghana’s Amponsah to compete in a US$10k Onitsha City Marathon

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William Amponsah , Ghana’s leading long-distance runner is set to compete in the 2019 Onitsha City Marathon in Nigeria on Saturday, October 5. ...
PRESIDENT BUHARI ATTENDS NIGERIAN'S 58TH INDEPENDENCE. President Muhammadu Buhari on a motorcade as Nigerian Marks 58th Independence Anniversary with a parade of Military hardware at theEagle Square, Abuja. OCTOBER 1 2018. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE

Nigeria to emerge stronger from present challenges

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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday expressed the hope that the country would emerge from its present challenges stronger and more resilient than ever. ...
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Nigeria, is she really 59 years old?

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Akì í mú ìbọn tetere. One does not hold a gun carelessly. (Always be careful in handling dangerous matters.) So Nigeria is 59 years,...
Zhou Pingjian, Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria speaks during a reception to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China in Abuja, Nigeria, Sept. 26, 2019. A reception was held on Thursday by the Chinese Embassy in Nigeria to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Xinhua/Guo Jun)

Chinese embassy in Nigeria celebrates 70th anniversary of PRC founding

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A reception has been held by the Chinese Embassy in Nigeria to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of...
Truecaller

Nigeria suspects Swedish firm Truecaller of breaching users’ privacy

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Nigeria has commenced an investigation into an alleged breach of privacy on its citizens by Truecaller, a Swedish-owned smartphone application firm. In...