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Unless Buhari retraces his steps, there will be no Nigeria left by 2023 – Femi Fani Kayode

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, says unless President Buhari “retraces his steps in presiding over the affairs of the nation, there will be no Nigeria left by 2023.” Femi Fani Kayode stated this in a post shared on his Facebook page this evening. His post comes days after former President Olusegun Obasanjo opined that […]

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International travelers who are positive are arriving Nigeria with fake COVID-19 negative results- PTF raises alarm

The Presidential Taskforce PTF on COVID-19 has raised an alarm that some International travelers who are COVID-19 positive, are coming into the country with fake COVID-19 PCR negative results. Recall that the Federal government announced that one of the protocols to be obeyed as the international airspace reopens is for all inbound passengers to undergo a COVID0-19 […]

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Nigeria is becoming a failed and divided state under President Buhari – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has once again attacked the Buhari-led government, saying that Nigeria is slowly becoming a failed and divided state under this administration. Obasanjo stated this while delivering a speech titled, ‘Moving Nigeria Away from Tipping Over’ at a consultative dialogue attended by various socio-cultural groups including Afenifere, Middle Belt Forum, Northern Elders […]

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Nigeria’s debt hits N31trn — DMO .

The Debt Management Office (DMO), on Wednesday, September 9, released Nigeria’s total public debt stock as of June 31, 2020, and put the country’s entire debt at N31.009trillion, indicating 8.3 percent rise from N28.628 trillion in March 2020. According to Vanguard, the figure comprised the debt stock of the federal government, the 36 state governments […]

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Niger now exports fuel to Nigeria

Niger Republic, a country that started commercial oil production in 2011, now exports petroleum products to Nigeria. For decades, Nigeria’s three major refineries have been grounded to near-zero capacity utilisation with all of its refined fuel imported from other countries. According to Guardian, data obtained from the African Refiners & Distributors Association (ARA) revealed that […]

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FG bars Air France, Lufthansa, Etihad, KLM, others from flying to Nigeria

As Nigeria plans for the resumption of international flights on Saturday September 5, the Federal Government has barred some airlines from operating in Nigeria. Speaking at the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 on Thursday, September 3, the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, said the international airlines denied flying approval include Air France, KLM, […]

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President Buhari approves November 1st as National Youth Day in Nigeria

President Buhari has approved the declaration of November 1st of every year as the National Youth Day in Nigeria. The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, disclosed this on his Twitter handle on Wednesday, September 2. According to the minister, the President made this known during the Federal Executive Council meeting which held this morning. His tweet […]

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Illiterates dominate pharmaceutical businesses in Kano – Pharmacists Council of Nigeria

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) says the pharmaceutical business in Kano state is dominated by illiterates who endanger the lives of people who come to them for drug prescriptions. The PCN said it discovered this after a field inspection exercise in majority of the local government areas in Kano State. Pharm. (Mrs.) Anthonia Aruya, a PCN Director of […]

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See the names of 11 politicians from South East that Igbo group says are qualified to be president of Nigeria in 2023

An Igbo group, Igbo for President Solidarity Group, headed by a Yoruba man, Dr. Olukayode Oshiariyo, has suggested 11 politicians from the South-Eastern states that are “qualified to be presented as presidential candidates in 2023 general elections”. Announcing the names of the Igbo politicians on Friday August 28, in Abuja after the group’s meeting, the […]

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Repentant bandits told us one of the Northern governors is the commander of Boko Haram in Nigeria- Southern Kaduna statesman, Obadiah Mailafia says

As Nigerians continue to search for a lasting solution to the lingering crisis in Southern Kaduna, a former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria CBN and a stakeholder in Southern Kaduna, Dr. Obadiah Mailafia, has said that he and other stakeholders in the region have had conversations with some of the repented bandits […]

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U.S government advises citizens against travelling to Nigeria

The United States government has warned its citizens against travelling to Nigeria for security reasons. In the advisory published on the website of its Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, Americans were warned against travelling to Borno, Yobe and the Northern part of Adamawa State due to terrorism. Americans were also advised against travelling […]

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Al-Qaeda is penetrating North West region of Nigeria – US government alerts Nigerian government

The United States government says members of the deadly Al-Qaeda insurgent group have started penetrating the North-Western part of Nigeria. The Cable reports that Dagvin Anderson, commander of the US special operations command, Africa, made this known during a press briefing. According to the report, Anderson said “We have engaged with Nigeria and continue to […]

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We are not convinced Tolu can just die like that in a freak accident, we demand an investigation – Sister of Nigeria’s first combat pilot speaks

Damilola Adegboye, the immediate elder sister of Tolulope Akosile, the first female combat helicopter pilot in the history of Nigerian Air Force who died on Tuesday, July 14, says the family isn’t convinced she died in a freak accident and is demanding a full-scale investigation into the cause of the accident. The Nigeria Air Force […]

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U.S condemns “brazen killings in Nigeria” and urges FG to do more to protect civilians

The United States Government has condemned the killings of civilians in northern Nigeria. In a statement published on the Department of States website on Tuesday, June 16, the U.S. urged the Buhari-led administration to intensify efforts in protecting Nigerians as well as bringing those responsible for the killings to book. The statement signed by Secretary […]

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Only God will reward Abacha for transforming Nigeria- Hamza Al-Mustapha

Hamza Al-Mustapha, the former Chief Security Officer to late Gen. Sani Abacha, stated that only God will reward the former military dictator for transforming the lives of Nigerians before he died on June 8, 1998. Speaking at the 22nd commemoration of his death in Kano on Monday, June 8, Mustapha insisted that the late Head […]

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Confirmed Coronavirus cases in Nigeria hit 8068 after 229 people tested positive in 24 hours

Confirmed Coronavirus cases in Nigeria has now hit 8068 after 229 people tested positive on Monday, May 25, 2020. According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, 90 cases were recorded in Lagos, 27 in Katsina, 26 in Imo, 23 in Kano, 14 in FCT, 12 in Plateau, 9 in Ogun, 7 in Delta, […]

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Prolific Nigeria Female Gospel Musician “Funmi Speechless” Gives birth in US

We bring to you good news from “Funmi Speechless” –  is heartfelt to hear the joyful sound of a new born baby. Funmi Speechless has given birth to a child in United States, according to Her Post On   INSTAGRAM The baby was successfully put to birth at John Hopkins hospital which is one of the […]

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265 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria

265 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Saturday, May 23, 2020. According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, 133 cases were recorded in Lagos, 34 in Oyo, 28 in Edo, 23 in Ogun, 22 in FCT, 6 in Plateau, 5 in Kaduna, 3 in Borno, 3 in Niger, 2 in […]

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Nigeria is heading towards recession – Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed says

Zainab Ahmed, Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, has said that the coronavirus pandemic and falling oil prices are set to force Nigeria’s economy into recession. The Minister made this known today May 21, while speaking to state house correspondents shortly after attending the National Economic Summit meeting in Abuja. “On the economy, COVID-19 has resulted in […]

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339 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria – 139 in Lagos alone

339 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Thursday, May 21, 2020. According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, 139 cases were recorded in Lagos, 28 in Kano, 28 in Oyo, 25 in Edo, 22 in Katsina, 18 in Kaduna, 14 in Jigawa, 13 in Yobe, 13 in Plateau, 11 in […]