The Nation NewspaperNigeria seeks British support to boost agric goods exportThe Nation NewspaperThe Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani, on Friday called for British government's support to Nigeria's quest to boost the export of its agricultural commodities. This is contained in a statement issued by the Director of ...and more »
VanguardRoad to Rio 2016: Nigeria dig for Olympics ticketVanguardNigeria's male under-23 team will tomorrow start their chase for a ticket to play soccer at the 2016 Rio Olympics, when they confront Mali in a CAF U-23 Championship Group B fixture at the Stade Caroline Faye in Mbour. And for coach Samson Siasia ...and more »
Goal.comOsimhem not too young for Nigeria U23, insists ChukwuGoal.comFormer Nigeria captain Christian Chukwu has dismissed the suggestion that Golden Eaglets' star Victor Osimhen is currently too young to succeed with the Nigeria U23 team. The 2015 Fifa U17 golden boot and silver ball winner made Samson Siasia's ...
BloombergBuhari Bounce Becomes Bust as Nigeria Policies Irk InvestorsBloombergWhen Muhammadu Buhari clinched victory in Nigeria's presidential elections in March, stocks soared as investors looked to the former military ruler to reverse decades of economic mismanagement and policy inertia. Now hopes have fizzled in his ability ...and more »
Anadolu AgencyNigeria: 21 feared killed in suicide bomb attackAnadolu AgencyAt least 21 people are feared dead and dozens more injured Friday afternoon as a suicide bomber attacked a large procession of Nigeria's Shia members in the northwestern part of the country, according to an official of the religious movement. The ...and more »
VanguardNigeria can't sustain generator-based economy – SSANUVanguardThe Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities (SSANU), yesterday, said that mass unemployment looms in the country following epileptic power supply that is hampering the operations of industries. Generator-set. National President of SSANU ...
VanguardDiplomatic marriage, divorces: Mother Nigeria, hear thy childrenVanguardI am rereading Emefiena Ezeani's book, In Biafra Africa Died, The Diplomatic Plot and the news ran into me “…Biafra died in 1970 – Ohaneze ndi Igbo.” The two titles struck me and I think I have some comments to make. I am aware that a lot have been ...and more »
Sweden, Switzerland pledge support for power devt in NigeriaVanguardAbuja – Sweden and Switzerland have pledged their support for the development of Nigeria's power and infrastructure sectors. The Ambassador of Switzerland to Nigeria, Mr Eric Mayoraz, and his Swedish counterpart, Mr Svante Kilander, pledged the ...and more »
BBC NewsPolish Cargo Ship Attacked off Nigeria; 5 AbductedABC NewsArmed attackers abducted five Polish seamen from a cargo ship in Nigerian waters, Poland's government said Friday. Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski said the five, including the captain and three officers, were abducted Thursday night from the ship ...Pirates kidnap five Polish sailors off NigeriaVanguardPolish sailors
The Guardian21 killed in Nigeria suicide attackCNN InternationalKano, Nigeria (CNN) At least 21 people were killed and dozens more were injured Friday in a suicide attack targeting a symbolic Shiite Muslim march passing through a village in northern Nigeria's Kano state, according to an organizer. The bomber ...Several die in Nigeria suicide attack near KanoThe GuardianSuicide bomber hits Shi&