Wednesday, November 30, 2022
Home Tags Nigeria

Tag: Nigeria

Power supply hinders phone manufacturing in Nigeria – NCC

37
ABUJA - The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Monday says the instability in power supply is hindering the manufacturing of mobile phones in the...

Abducted school girls: Lagos Speaker hails U.S. pledge to assist Nigeria

3
LAGOS - Mr Adeyemi Ikuforiji, the Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, on Monday commended the US Government on its pledge to assist Nigeria...

Nigeria moves up in Fifa rankings

0
Nigeria moved up two places in the latest Fifa World rankings to 45 in the world, sliding into 6th place in Africa, just ahead...

NISER stresses need for job creation in Nigeria

0
IBADAN - The Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research (NISER), Ibadan, has stressed the need for job creation in Nigeria, describing it as...

Nigeria summons Zimbabwean envoy over Mugabe’s comments on corruption

29
ABUJA - The Federal Government on Thursday summoned the Zimbabwean Head of Chancery over remarks credited to President Robert Mugabe, which depicted Nigerians as very...

World Bank releases $140m to support community development in Nigeria

0
By Sundiata POST, Abuja ABUJA - The World Bank has approved US$140 million additional support for Nigeria community development in Nigeria. A statement made available to...

Nigeria seeks cooperation with Pakistan on counter-insurgency

1
ABUJA -  Nigeria has requested Pakistan’s cooperation in the fight against insurgency under an existing Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on defence between the two...

Nigeria Is Largest Economy In Africa

2
The Statistician-General of Nigeria, Dr. Yemi Kale, made this public at an event in Abuja on Sunday, April 6. He announced that the current...

Nigeria surpasses South Africa as continent’s biggest economy

2
ABUJA - Nigeria has overtaken South Africa as Africa's largest economy after a rebasing calculation nearly doubled its gross domestic product, data from the...

400 Indonesians vote in Nigeria in country’s legislative elections

1
LAGOS - The Indonesian Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Sudirman Hanseng, on Saturday said that no fewer than 400 Indonesians would be casting their votes...

Eni Backtracks On Nigeria Exit Plans

0
  Italian oil giant, Eni has dismissed plans to exit Nigeria’s oil industry after discussions surfaced following a heightened spate of crude theft and vandalism...

Inter-state marriage, channel to unite Nigeria — Sambo

0
OTUOKE - Vice-President Namadi Sambo has described inter-state marriage as `an effective channel to unite Nigeria.’ Sambo made the remark on Saturday in Otuoke, Bayelsa,...

-Nigeria-India bilateral trade hits $16.5b — Envoy

0
ENUGU - The Indian Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Shri Suresh Makhijani, says Nigeria-India bilateral trade reached 16.5 billion dollars in 2013. Makhijani made the...

Nigeria to foster economic ties with China

1
ABUJA -  Vice President Namadi Sambo on Friday says the established Nigeria-China Joint Commission is to be upgraded into a Bi-national level to enhance...

Commission chairman optimistic Nigeria will qualify for beach volleyball

1
ABUJA - Musa Nimrod, Chairman of the Beach Volleyball Commission, Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF), has expressed optimism that Nigeria would qualify for beach volleyball...

Creating better Nigeria through National Conference

1
By Prudence Arobani Proceedings at the National Conference were stalled following sharp disagreements on the voting mode to be adopted to arrive at decisions. The particular...

First Lady seeks collaboration between Nigeria, India film industries

1
ABUJA - The First lady, ‎Dame Patience Jonathan, on Monday in Abuja said partnership between the movies industry in Nigeria and India would boost...

EU commits 10.8m Euros to migration issues in Nigeria

0
ABUJA - The European Union (EU) has committed 10.84 million Euros on projects to promote better management of migration in Nigeria. The Acting Chief of...

Chinese investments in Nigeria worth $1.7bn – Consul-General

0
LAGOS - Mr Liu Kan, the Consul-General of the People’s Republic of China in Nigeria, on Tuesday said that Chinese investments in the country...

Innoson to manufacture made-in-Nigeria cars by December

0
ENUGU - The Innoson Group of Companies says it will start manufacturing cars in Nigeria before the end of the year. The Marketing Manager of...