Tag: Senegal

President Buhari in Dakar, Senegal ahead of the International Development Association for Africa Summit scheduled for Thursday

Abdul Jimoh- July 7, 2022

  The Summit is aimed at driving a resilient recovery for countries hit by climate change, COVID -19, insecurity and more recently the war in ... Read More

I am disappointed with the intelligence system – President Buhari on Kuje prison Attack

Abdul Jimoh- July 6, 2022

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday visited the Medium Security Custodial Centre, Kuje attacked by terrorists, spending about 30 minutes there. Soon after he arrived, he was ... Read More

President Muhammadu Departs Abuja for Dakar

AMT Tanimu- April 1, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja today for Dakar, Senegal to attend the inauguration of Senegalese President, Macky Sall, following his re-election for a second term. ... Read More

President Buhari Receives German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, At Aso Rock

Abdul Jimoh- August 31, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday received the visiting German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the ... Read More

Africa Records High Health Improvement, WHO Reports

Henry Solomon- August 31, 2018

A new report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Africa has shown a high improvement in health in the region. WHO, at ... Read More

ECOWAS, ECCAS Pledge To Prevent Conflict, Promote Peace, Stability

Abdul Jimoh- August 1, 2018

ECOWAS and the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) have pledged their commitment to cooperate in conflict prevention, promotion of peace and stability in ... Read More

African ministers meet on free trade

admin- June 5, 2018

African trade ministers have deliberated on the protocols to the agreement establishing African free trade area (AfCFTA), and the modalities for tariff liberalization. The 6th ... Read More

AfDB To Support Nigeria, Others To Boost Development In Africa

Abdul Jimoh- May 7, 2018

The African Development Bank (AfDB) plans to support Nigeria, Senegal, Ethiopia, Morrocco, and Algeria with industrial policies to boost development in Africa. Mr Alhassane Haidara, ... Read More

African teams at 2018 World Cup to receive $2m advance

inno.korie- April 30, 2018

The five African qualified teams for the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup will each receive an advance of two million dollars of their prize money ... Read More

FIFA World Rankings: Super Eagles Move To 5th Place In Africa

inno.korie- April 6, 2017

Nigeria Super Eagles have moved one place up to the 40th spot with 726(725.67) points in the April FIFA/Coca-Cola World Football Rankings. This also placed ... Read More

Senegal’s Macky Sall Lauds President Buhari on The Gambia

AMT Tanimu- March 25, 2017

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Macky Sall of Senegal has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his intervention in The Gambian impasse that led to the restoration ... Read More

#NGASEN: Iheanacho Saves Super Eagles From Senegal’s Early Goal

AMT Tanimu- March 24, 2017

Senegal the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations quarter finalists started hard and fast, hoping to browbeat Nigeria and get an early goal, but they encountered ... Read More

Bahamas 2017:Nigeria’s Super Sand Eagles prepare for return to world stage

inno.korie- March 22, 2017

For a man who prefers the 11-a-side version to the five-man game, Isiaka Olawale has achieved quite a lot in beach soccer. In a few ... Read More

Super Eagles Shaping Up For Friendlies With New Team Members Initiated (Video)

Henry Solomon- March 22, 2017

Ahead of their  two international friendlies against Senegal and Burkina Faso in London, Super Eagles, had their first training session on Tuesday at The Hive ... Read More

Total U-20 African Cup of Nations: Host Zambia beat Senegal 2-0 to win title

inno.korie- March 12, 2017

Zambia beat Senegal 2-0 in the final on Sunday in Lusaka to be crowned champions of the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations Zambia 2017. ... Read More

Rohr Names Super Eagles Players For Senegal Burkina Faso Friendlies

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2017

Gernot Rohr Super Eagles Technical Adviser, has listed goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, midfielder Ogenyi Onazi and forwards Ahmed Musa and Kelechi Iheanacho for this month’s international ... Read More

Morocco Applies For ECOWAS Membership

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 25, 2017

NAN: Morocco, a north African country, has officially requested to join the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) as a full member. According to ... Read More

#Tennis: Nigeria, Others Compete For ITTF World Championships

Suleiman Idris- February 14, 2017

(VON)    Nigeria and Egypt will lead 14 other African countries to this year’s International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Championships holding in Dusseldorf, Germany. ... Read More

RMAFC Canvases For Upward Review of VAT from 5 % to 7.5%

Suleiman Idris- January 31, 2017

(NAN) The Revenue Mobilisation and Allocation Commission (RMAFC) said Value Added Tax (VAT) needs to be reviewed upward from 5 per cent to about 7.5 ... Read More

COPA Lagos: CAF Officials, Teams Arrive Lagos

admin- December 9, 2016

Copa Lagos 2015 Hots Up. Action at Copa Lagos 2015 beach soccer tournament(PHOTO: NAIJ) The stage is set for the second edition of the Africa ... Read More