Tag: Benin Republic

Nigeria now world 31st in FIFA ranking

Abdul Jimoh- November 28, 2019

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have moved up by four spots in the November ranking to place 31st on the ranking table. In the ranking table on ... Read More

Insecurity: Buhari Meets Sub-Regional Leaders Says War Against Boko Haram, Fight To Finish

Abdul Jimoh- December 15, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned another Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) to ... Read More

Dangote canvasses free trade to deepen Africa’s economy

admin- October 8, 2018

Africa’s leading businessman, Aliko Dangote has called for conscious efforts at deepening African regional market by African investors and governments to aid rapid growth and ... Read More

ECOWAS Commission Displeased Over Members’ Disrespect for Court Decisions

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2018

The outgoing President of the ECOWAS Commission, Marcel De Souza, has lamented the disrespect of the Community’s court decisions by member states. De Souza expressed ... Read More

469,000 Litres Illegal Petrol Headed for Benin Republic

AMT Tanimu- January 25, 2018

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: Men of the Niger State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have arrested eight trucks laden with a ... Read More

Saraki Pledges NASS Support To ACP Countries On Cotonou Agreement

Henry Solomon- September 29, 2017

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has pledged the support of the National Assembly to the Cotonou Agreement of the African, Carribean, and ... Read More

NFF President Pinnick Defeated Incumbent Benin Republic’s Moucharafou With 32 Votes

AMT Tanimu- March 20, 2017

Nneka Anibeze, Abuja: The Federal government of Nigeria has congratulated the President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnnick on his success at the ... Read More

Nigeria – Benin Republic Ties Exemplary – President Buhari

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 3, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday described the security and economic cooperation between Nigeria and Benin as very beneficial to both countries, noting that it should ... Read More

Flood Alert: NEMA Calls For Immediate Evacuation Of People Residing In Affected Areas

Henry Solomon- August 9, 2016

The national Emergency Management Agency, NEMA has stressed the need for immediate evacuation of people residing in communities along the banks of River Niger and ... Read More

Customs To Clear Unwanted Checkpoints On Borders, Warns Importers

admin- August 8, 2016

Nigeria and Benin Republic have renewed commitment to the facilitation of tackle and transit between the two countries to ease business and protect the goods ... Read More

Opposition Candidate Talon Wins Benin Presidential Election, Prime Minister Zinsou Concedes Defeat

Henry Solomon- March 21, 2016

Patrice Talon (centre) Flanked by supporters (Photo: Yahoo) Patrice Talon, a Businessman and an opposition candidate, has won the presidential elections in Benin Republic. Talon, ... Read More

President Buhari Elected As Chairman Of The Regional Leaders Of Niger Basin Authority member Countries

AMT Tanimu- January 9, 2016

Buhari, Yayi And Biya The 11th Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Niger Basin Authority member Countries has ended in Coutonou ... Read More

President Buhari Calls For Peaceful And Transparent Presidential Election In Benin Republic

Abdul Jimoh- December 9, 2015

President Buhari with his Benin Republic Counterpart, Boni Yayi President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday commended the efforts made so far by the outgoing President of Benin ... Read More

President Buhari Backs Effort to Expand Nigeria’s Maritime Boundary

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 5, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja approved the continuation of efforts by the National Boundary Commission to achieve a significant expansion of Nigeria's maritime boundaries. ... Read More

Jonathan Receives Minister of Lake Chad Region

Suleiman Idris- October 14, 2014

By Phoebe Kaburuk Terrorism which has assumed an International dimension, Security experts say requires the collaborative efforts of all nations. It is against this back ... Read More