Tag: Russia

WHO says over 30 COVID-19 vaccines undergoing clinical trials, including in Russia

Abdul Jimoh- September 10, 2020

More than 30 vaccines against COVID-19 are currently undergoing clinical trials in different countries, including in Russia, and this is very encouraging, the World Health ... Read More

Russia Plans to Set Up Base on Moon With China

Henry Solomon- July 24, 2020

Russia is planning to set up a research base on the moon, most likely in collaboration with China, the head of the Russian space agency ... Read More

NNPC Signs MoU with Russian Oil Company, Lukeoil

Tanimu- October 24, 2019

Nigeria and Russia Thursday in Sochi, Russia, signed an important Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), which will enable both countries’ oil giants, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation ... Read More

President Buhari’s Statement at the 1st Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi, Russia

Tanimu- October 24, 2019

PROTOCOLS I am delighted to participate in this first and historic Russia-Africa Summit. I thank our chief host, His Excellency Vladimir Putin, President of the ... Read More

President Buhari at Russia-Africa Summit, Sochi

Tanimu- October 22, 2019

President Muhamamdu Buhari Monday arrived at the Sochi International Airport, Russia, for a three-day inaugural Russia-Africa Summit and Economic Forum, which will focus on peace, ... Read More

Nigeria, Russia Sign Treaty on Criminal Matters

Henry Solomon- December 4, 2018

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says Nigeria and Federation of Russia have signed a treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters. The Ministry’s Spokesperson ... Read More

Trump hits OPEC amid cartel fractures

admin- September 20, 2018

Trump hits OPEC amid cartel fractures Trump resumed his attacks on OPEC Thursday morning amid oil prices that have climbed to their highest level in two months. ... Read More

Nigerian Gov’t To Send Plane To Repatriate Scammed Nigerians In Russia – Ambassador

Abdul Jimoh- 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

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

CAF Handed Life Ban on Russia 2018 World Cup Bound Referee

Tanimu- July 9, 2018

In a sting operation by the Ghanian undercover journalist expose over 100 African referees involve in cash for a win in soccer matches. The Kenyan ... Read More

FIFA Gets World Cup International Broadcast Centre

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2018

The International Broadcast Centre (IBC) was officially inaugurated on Friday in Moscow with a ceremony attended by FIFA President Gianni Infantino and several high-profile local ... Read More

Uruguay Makes Case For Defence Despite Attacking Riches

Abdul Jimoh- June 26, 2018

With an attack spearheaded by Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani, Uruguay were expected to thrill at the World Cup. But yet after three straight clean ... 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

Ronaldo now Europe’s leading scorer

admin- June 20, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo became Europe’s all-time leading international scorer with 85 goals when he headed in Portugal’s opening strike in their World Cup Group B match ... Read More

P-Square’s Paul Blasts Nigerians for Criticising Super Eagles After Croatia Defeat

Tanimu- June 19, 2018

International award winning Nigerian musician, Paul Nonso twin brother of Peter of P-Square took to his Facebook account to blast Nigerian fans for calling Super ... Read More

NTA Tops World Cup Viewers in Africa

Tanimu- June 17, 2018

Nigeria Television Authority, the largest TV Network in Africa has been adjudged the highest TV with viewership in the Russia 2018 World Cup that just ... Read More

Russia Starts #WorldCup With a Win, Thanks to Super Subs

Henry Solomon- June 14, 2018

Hosts Russia could not have wished for a better start to their own FIFA World Cup following their resounding 5-0 victory over Saudi Arabia. Iury ... Read More

World Cup: Kogi Floats 25 Viewing Centres

Abdul Jimoh- June 12, 2018

The Kogi Government says it has concluded arrangements to establish 25 viewing centres where people can watch live World Cup matches in Russia. The government ... Read More

President Buhari’s Remarks When He Receives Super Eagles on Their Way to FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia

Tanimu- May 30, 2018

Protocols: I welcome you all to State House, for this farewell reception, as you prepare to depart for the FIFA 2018 World cup Finals in ... Read More

Kane Named England Captain For World Cup

Abdul Jimoh- May 22, 2018

Striker Harry Kane will captain England at next month’s World Cup finals in Russia, the Football Association said on Tuesday. The announcement was made in ... Read More