Tag: Turkey

Governors Attend 4th Istanbul PPP Week to Foster Ways to Improve Lives

Henry Solomon- November 1, 2019

Five Governors of Adamawa Ekiti, Kwara, Imo and Yobe State, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri .Kayode Fayemi, Abdurrahman Abdurrazaq, Emeka Ihedioha and Mala Buni respectively at the ... Read More

Sudan must solve problems by peaceful means after Military Coup – Turkish President

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 11, 2019

Sudan must solve its problems by peaceful democratic means, Turkish President Recep Erdogan said on Thursday, commenting on the military coup in the African country. ... 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

D’Tigress stun Turkey at FIBA Women’s World Cup to Make History

Henry Solomon- September 24, 2018

Nigeria made history at the ongoing FIBA Women’s World Cup in Spain as the national women’s team stunned Turkey 74-68 in the Group B game ... Read More

President Buhari Pleads With African Leaders To Speak With One Voice For Development Agenda

Tanimu- October 21, 2017

Garba Shehu, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari has said that African leaders must speak ‘with one voice’, independent of foreign influence, to achieve economic integration, development, ... Read More

Text of Speech by President Muhammadu Buhari at The D-8 Summit in Istanbul, Turkey

Tanimu- October 21, 2017

Your Excellency, Recep Tayyip Erdowan, President of the Republic of Turkey, our host, Chairman of D-8 Your Excellencies, Heads of State and Government of the ... Read More

President Buhari Urges D-8 To Prioritize Incentives For Trade, Investment Among Member Countries

Tanimu- October 20, 2017

Garba Shehu, Ankara: President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Istanbul urged D-8 leaders to prioritize incentives and measures aimed at increasing trade and investments among ... Read More

#PMBinTurkey: President Buhari Salutes ‘Constructive Media Coverage’ of Failed Coup in Turkey

Tanimu- October 20, 2017

Garba Shehu, Ankara: President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Ankara said the international media must be commended for their ‘constructive coverage’ of the July 15, 2016 ... Read More

President Buhari Visits Mausoleum of Turkey’s Founding Father, Lauds Relations Between Nigeria, Turkey

Tanimu- October 19, 2017

Garba Shehu, Turkey: President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Ankara, the capital of Turkey, laid a wreath at the mausoleum of Turkey’s founding father, Mustafa ... Read More

President Buhari Leaves For Turkey After Presiding Over FEC Meeting

Henry Solomon- October 18, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari accompanied by his wife Aisha Buhari and two of his children Yusuf and Halima was seen off at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport ... Read More

President Buhari Goes To D-8 Summit In Istanbul Also to Visit Ankara

Tanimu- October 17, 2017

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari will Wednesday depart for Istanbul, Turkey to participate in the ninth Summit of the Developing 8 (D-8) on Friday, ... Read More

Update: Customs Boss Ali, Turkish Ambassador Meet on Riffles Seized All Coming From Turkey

Tanimu- September 28, 2017

Joseph Attah, Abuja: Following concerns expressed by the general public on the recent seizures of Pump Actions Riffles from Turkey, the Turkish Ambassador to Nigeria, ... Read More

Customs Intercept Another 2,671 Pump Action Rifles

Abdul Jimoh- September 21, 2017

Hameed AliCustoms CG The Tin-Can Island Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted 2,671 pump action rifles imported from Turkey through profiling approach. The ... Read More

Embassy Swiftly Reacts To Online Report Circulated on IPOB

Tanimu- September 17, 2017

The Embassy of the Republic of Turkey wishes to inform the Nigerian public about the online video going round as a Diplomat for Turkish government ... Read More

Turkey Criticises German’s Indulge Populism, As Merkel Make A Shift On EU Membership

Henry Solomon- September 4, 2017

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Monday accused German politicians of indulging in populism after Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would seek an end to Ankara’s ... Read More

Outstanding Performance: Ogenyi Onazi Shares Nickname With Basketball Legend

Henry Solomon- March 20, 2017

Nigeria's Ogenyi Onazi has been nicknamed 'Black Mamba' by Trabzonspor fans to acknowledge his speed and agility in the heart of the midfield. Onazi joined Ersun ... Read More

Turkey Withdraws The controversial Child Rape Bill

Henry Solomon- November 22, 2016

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has withdrawn a Child Rape bill that would pardon men convicted of sex with underage girls if they had married ... Read More

Suicide Attack At Wedding Kills 50 In Turkey

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2016

At least 50 people were killed on Saturday when a suspected suicide bomber detonated his explosives among people dancing on the street at a wedding ... Read More

African Union Exhibits Key Achievements in Humanitarian Action at the First World Humanitarian Summit Exhibition In Turkey

inno.korie- August 18, 2016

The African Union Commission successfully participated in an exhibition at the sidelines of the World Humanitarian Summit, The exhibition highlighted Africa’s challenges and experience in ... Read More

38,000 Prisoners To Be Freed To Create ‘Space’ For Coup Plotters

admin- August 18, 2016

Coup Plotters in Turkey being rounding up by the people Turkey is set to free 38,000 prisoners on Wednesday, after announcing that it will make space ... Read More