Tag: foreign

President Buhari To Attend Turkey-Africa Partnership Summit In Istanbul

Abdul Jimoh- December 16, 2021

Muhammadu BuhariNigeria's President President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday leave Abuja for Istanbul, Turkey to attend the third Turkey-Africa Partnership Summit, hosted by President Recep ... Read More

U.S. to deny visas to anyone involved in ICC investigations against U.S. personnel

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 15, 2019

The United States will deny visas to any individual involved in initiating investigations or prosecutions against U.S. personnel at the International Criminal Court (ICC), Secretary ... Read More

Adel al-Jubeir Pledges Full Probe into Khashoggi Killing

Henry Solomon- October 23, 2018

Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Tuesday the kingdom was committed to a thorough and complete investigation to obtain the truth behind the ... Read More

FG to Send Plane to Repatriate Scammed Nigerians in Russia

Henry Solomon- July 17, 2018

The Nigerian government will send a plane to repatriate the 200 defrauded Nigerian citizens currently stranded in Russia. Steve Ugbah, Nigerian ambassador to Russia who ... Read More

Zimbabwe seeks $122m to Clear Land Mines

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 9, 2018

Zimbabwe says on Friday it is seeking 122 million dollars to clear all anti-personnel mines that were planted by Rhodesian forces during the 1970s war ... Read More

Buhari Welcomes Increased Foreign Private Investments in Nigeria

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 2, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday welcomed the rise in foreign private investments in the country. The President made the government’s position known at a meeting ... Read More

‘America, a nation sustained by prayer’ – Trump

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 1, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump has paid tributes to Americans who had always prayed for the country, declaring that America is a nation that is sustained ... Read More

Finance Minister, Adeosun Labels Tax Evasion by Multinationals as Foreign Corrupt Practices

AMT Tanimu- February 20, 2018

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has called for the designation of tax malpractices by Multinational Corporations in Nigeria and other developing countries as ... Read More

Vice President Mike Pence to Travel to Egypt, Jordan, and Israel

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 8, 2018

U.S. Vice President, Mike Pence will visit Egypt, Jordan and Israel from Jan. 20 to 23, the White House said on Monday. According to the ... Read More

Emefiele Says Nigeria’s Foriegn Reserve Has Hit All Time High

AMT Tanimu- January 8, 2018

Olalekan Ajayi, Abuja: As projected by the Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele at the Annual Bankers’ Dinner of the Chartered Institute ... Read More

Central Bank Injects to Boosts Forex, Inter-Bank Foreign Exchange Market

AMT Tanimu- November 29, 2017

Olalekan Ajayi, Abuja: The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, announced the injection of another $210,000,000 to boost liquidity in the ... Read More

News Summary 01/03/2017; OPEC Commends Oil/Gas Reforms

Abdul Jimoh- March 1, 2017

OPEC Commends Oil/Gas Reforms The reforms captured in the seven Big wins of the ministry of petroleum Resources are commendable and Must be sustained as ... Read More

DG NITDA Frowns At Over Dependency on Foreign Technologies

AMT Tanimu- February 15, 2017

The Director General of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami restates his commitment towards promotion of IT local content technologies, ... Read More

NAF Contingent On Operation Restore Democracy In Gambia Returns

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 3, 2017

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) officially reports the return from Dakar Senegal the contingent who went on ‘Operation Restore Democracy in Gambia’. The Nigerian Air ... Read More

International Collaboration Will Aid Foreign Investments In Nigeria – NITDA DG

AMT Tanimu- February 2, 2017

NITDA, Abuja: National Information Technology Development Agency will continue to work with relevant stakeholders to help in monitoring breakthrough, tracking communication established by participation in ... Read More

Nigeria To Make Key Festivals Attractive To Domestic and Foreign Tourists

AMT Tanimu- December 30, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the Federal Government is working with the private sector to make major festivals in ... Read More

Nigeria’s Local & Foreign Investment Projections Are Very Promising – Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- August 15, 2016

Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo spoke during a press interview in Lagos after participating in the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Presidential Policy Dialogue ... Read More

Theresa May, Britain’s Prime Minister After Queen Elizabeth II Accepted Cameron’s Resignation

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 13, 2016

The announcement made by the Communications Secretary to The Queen stated that "The Right Honourable David Cameron MP had an Audience of The Queen this ... Read More

Firm Moves To Stop Further Publication Of Panama Papers

Henry Solomon- May 7, 2016

NAN: Mossack Fonseca, the law firm at the centre of the so-called Panama Papers leaks, said it would stop the online publication of raw data ... Read More

Sports Minister Outlines To NFF Conditions For Hiring A Foreign Coach

Henry Solomon- April 6, 2016

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has given the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) conditions for hiring a foreign coach for the Super Eagles. ... Read More