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Nigerian Army to flush out outlaws

Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff Tukur Buratai on Monday ordered soldiers to flush out bandits in troubled Birnin-Gwari area in restive Kaduna State within...
APC local government congress

Two shot dead at Lagos APC local government congress

No fewer than two members of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos has been shot dead at the party’s local government congress in Agege,...
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Nigeria ends emergency phase of Lassa fever outbreak

The Nigerian government on Friday announced the end of the emergency phase of Lassa fever outbreak. "The end of the outbreak does not mean we...
Ebola volunteers

Nigeria puts in place measures to combat possible Ebola outbreak

Nigeria has never stopped the screening of inbound passengers at the airports since an Ebola outbreak in 2014 after an American-Liberian, Patrick Sawyer, brought...
Consumer Confidence

Ghana’s CCI stable at 120 but Nigeria dropped nine points to 113

It’s no secret that Sub-Saharan Africa has been through a tumultuous few years with fluctuating commodity prices and resulting market uncertainty, so it’s no...

Nigerian Banks must deploy technology to adapt to regulatory changes and risk management

As one of the most regulated industries in the world, banks are under pressure to not only comply with constantly changing regulations but also...
Kaduna state

Nigeria find ways to arrests suspected killers

Nigeria's police in northern Kaduna Monday said combatant policemen have been assigned to comb Birnin Gwari area where 45 people were killed on Saturday...
Kaduna state

Nigeria town attack leaves 45 people dead

At least 45 people have been confirmed dead and others wounded during an attack at Gwaska village in Nigeria's central north Kaduna state, eyewitnesses...
robber

Four bank robbery suspects wanted in Nigeria

The police in Nigeria on Friday declared wanted four masterminds of April's bank robbery in central north city of Offa in Kwara State. The police...
biosafety

World safety Day: JC international proposes intensive OSH workplace policy

JC International, a leading Inspection, Rope Access and Training company has appealed to organisations to adopt an inclusive Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) workplace...
Atiku Abubakar

Former Nigeria’s VP says not desperate to be president

Former Nigerian Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, said on Tuesday he had the chances of becoming Nigeria President on two occasions if he was desperate...
gunmen

Kogi attack has left 16 people dead

At least 16 people have been confirmed dead following an attack on a farming community in the central Nigerian state of Kogi early Sunday...
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Lagos: Iyanya, Bisola, and others to Join Tim Kubart in concert

The Grammy Award-winning singer, Tim Kubart and his band, the Space Cadets, are gearing up to bring their live music charm to Lagos on...
robber

Members of Nigeria’s Anti-robbery Task Force Apprehended

At least five serving policemen have been arrested in Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub, over an alleged robbery attempt in a Lagos suburb. The suspects were...
money laundering

NGOs Operating in Nigeria to be Investigated for Money Laundering

Nigeria is to begin the profiling of some non-profit organizations (NGOs) in the country in order to ensure compliance with regulations against money laundering...
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Nigeria to Mobilise Supports for Its Football Team in Russia

The Nigerian government said on Thursday it will mobilize three million supporters across the globe for the Nigerian national football team for the 2018...
animals

Nigerian state to vaccinate over 1 million animals

Over one million animals across northwest Nigeria's Jigawa State will be vaccinated during the 2018 annual animal vaccination, an official said Thursday. Over 600,000 cattle,...
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Jet skids off runway at Nigeria’s capital airport

A private jet on Thursday skidded off the runway of Nigeria's capital city airport, an official said. The incident forced the Federal Airports Authority of...
Naira

Nigeria seeks to boost revenue generation in all sectors

The Nigerian government Friday said it was focusing on how to grow both the oil and non-oil sectors to boost revenue generation. Speaking in Lagos,...
African Center for Economic Transformation

Nigerian minister says politics won’t obstruct economic reforms

The Nigerian government would continue to implement its economic reforms, and politics would not get in the way of this, Minister of Industry, Trade...
Nigeria's senate

Herdsmen attacks in Nigeria assuming alarming proportion

The Nigerian Senate said on Tuesday the killings by suspected herdsmen going on in some part of the country are assuming an alarming proportion...
Police arrest

Nigeria tightens security in detention facilities

The Nigerian government Wednesday said it has tightened security in detention facilities to ensure maximum protection of life and property ahead of the festive...

Nigerian governor says US$1 billion from ECA meant to strengthen security apparatus

The Nigerian government decision to utilize one billion U.S. dollars from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) for security was not a political one but...
crude oil

Refinery projects to solve Nigeria’s crude oil exporting challenges

Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote's refinery projects would solve half of the country's crude oil refining and exporting challenges when completed in 2019, an official...
Naira

Nigeria injects US$210 million into forex market

Nigeria's apex bank on Monday intervened in the inter-bank foreign exchange market to the tune of 210 million U.S. dollars. Spokesperson for the Central Bank...
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Nigeria pledges to improve aviation infrastructure

Nigeria will speed up the improvement of aviation infrastructure in the country to enhance the country's economic development, President Muhammadu Buhari said Monday. The Nigerian...

Many Physicians lack knowledge on nutritional counselling

Boston University (USA) and MedInscribe in collaboration with Nestlé Nutrition Institute (NNI) have held a convocation and symposium in Accra for 35 Health Care...
MEST Cape Town Incubator

MEST Unveils Lagos and Cape Town Incubators

Incubators will also offer co-working space for local startups, in effort to reach more African entrepreneurs Pan-African entrepreneurial training program, seed fund, and incubator MEST...
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Airtel’s Robinson Crusoe TVC ‘LOST’ was awarded Gold at Epica Awards

Barely six months after it won treble awards at the prestigious African Cristal Festival, Airtel Nigeria’s ‘Lost’ Television Commercial has, once again, been adjudged...
Monkeypox disease

Nigeria needs proactive measures to curb spread of zoonotic diseases

Nigeria needs to strengthen surveillance to contain the spread of zoonotic diseases, such as Monkeypox disease already prevalent in parts of the country, an...

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