Tag: Nigerian

Okonjo-Iweala Appointed First Female, African WTO Director-General

Henry Solomon- February 15, 2021

Nigerian economist and former minister of finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was on Monday appointed as the next Director-General of the World Trade Organization. This was announced ... Read More

Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile to Be Buried July 23 – NAF

Henry Solomon- July 17, 2020

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the remains of late Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile, the Service’s first female combat helicopter pilot, who died on Tuesday, ... Read More

Buhari Mourns First Female Combat Helicopter Pilot, Tolulope Arotile

Henry Solomon- July 15, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock and sadness over the passing of Flying Officer, Tolulope Arotile, and condoled with her family on the loss of ... Read More

Nigerian Air Force at 56: NAFOWA Reaches Out to Aged, Less Privileged

Henry Solomon- April 27, 2020

The Nigerian Air Force Officers Wives Association (NAFOWA), Logistics Command, Ikeja on Monday reached out to the aged, women and  the less privileged in Mushin/Idi-Araba ... Read More

Nigerian Chidebe wins U.S. Global Ties Award

Henry Solomon- December 15, 2019

A Nigerian Mr Runcie Chidebe has won the 2020 International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) Alumni Award for Social Innovation and Change sponsored by the U.S. ... Read More

NSE Market Indices Rose by 0.54%

Henry Solomon- November 12, 2019

Nigerian equities market resumed trading for the week on Tuesday with a growth of 0.54 per cent after Monday public holiday declared by the Federal ... Read More

Nigerian Students Shine at German Entrepreneurship Competition

Henry Solomon- November 8, 2019

Young entrepreneurs from Government Science School, Agaie, Niger state have emerged winners of the inaugural Student Entrepreneurship Activity Hub (SEA-Hub) national competition. The competition which ... Read More

Nigerian traders hail Buhari, ECOWAS for reopening shops in Ghana

admin- November 9, 2018

Nigerian traders hail Buhari, ECOWAS for reopening shops in Ghana The Nigerian Union of Traders Association Ghana (NUTAG), has commended President Mohammadu Buhari-led government, ECOWAS, ... Read More

Tekno Features in New Released Single by Ciara

Henry Solomon- August 10, 2018

American Singer, Princess Harris known as Ciara has teamed up with Nigerian musician Tekno Miles to release a new single ‘Freak Me’. Tekno took to ... Read More

Disney to Give Africa Its Own Fairytale “Sade” with Nigerian Producer

Henry Solomon- July 30, 2018

Renowned production studio, Disney, is currently developing an African fairy tale movie “Sade’’ with Nigerian-American producer and director, Rick Famuyiwa. Sade, according to news from ... Read More

World Cup: Nigerian, other Asylum seekers enter Finland illegally from Russia

admin- June 20, 2018

Russia 2018 World Cup: Asylum seekers enter Finland from Russia using World Cup IDs Five people have entered Finland illegally with the help of soccer ... Read More

FG Demands Justice For Nigerian Killed In London

Abdul Jimoh- April 4, 2018

The Federal Government has demanded justice from the UK Government on the killing of a Nigerian, Mr. Abraham Badru, by a gunman in London. Mrs. ... Read More

Sade Releases ‘Flower of the Universe’ 8 Years After

AMT Tanimu- March 10, 2018

Sade has released her first new music in eight years, with the song Flower of the Universe, taken from the soundtrack to A Wrinkle in ... Read More

Speech of Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Nigeria’s Vice President at South-West Youth Regional Summit

AMT Tanimu- January 10, 2018

PROTOCOL I am greatly honored to have been given an opportunity to say a few words here today. And I do not say this merely ... Read More

Buhari Meets AU Chairperson, Cautions Against Evacuation Of Foreigners Into Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- December 15, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari says it is important to always authenticate the origin of people abroad in distress before evacuating them to Nigeria, saying “not every ... Read More

Abike Dabiri Condemns Killing of Another Nigerian By The South African Police

Henry Solomon- October 13, 2017

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora has condemned in strong terms the latest extra-judicial killing of another ... Read More

Military/IPOB Clash: National Assembly Vows To Investigate Crisis In The South-East

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2017

The Senate President Bukola Saraki said that the National Assembly will investigate crisis in the South-East region of Nigeria. Saraki in statement made available to ... Read More

Another Nigerian Killed In South Africa, Abike Dabiri-Erewa Says Act ‘Unacceptable’

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2017

Abuja, Sept. 2, 2017: Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora for the umpteenth time has condemned the ... Read More

Osinbajo Receives US-based Nigerian Doctor Who Operated On A Foetus Successfully

Henry Solomon- August 6, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, received at the Presidential Villa, Dr. Oluyinka Olutoye, Houston, US-based Nigerian doctor who successfully led a medical team that operated on ... Read More

Nigerians in US Condemn Bello’s Hospital Shooting

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 3, 2017

The Nigerian community in the U.S. has condemned the shooting on Friday of seven people at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Centre in New York by Nigeria-born ... Read More