Posts Tagged ‘Nigeria’

Nigeria To Get Two Thirds Of Chinese $15bn Investment In Oil, Gas Sector In Africa

By Adejumo Enock Two thirds of Chinese $15 billions investment in oil and gas in Africa would be executed in Nigeria, A Modern Diplomacy report has said on Wednesday. According to the report, a whopping $15 billion worth of investments planned in Africa’s oil sector, of which two thirds of the investments are planned for […]

Nigeria Ranked Highest In Drug Use Prevalence — Official

By Seun Adeuyi Nigeria has been ranked as the highest in drug use prevalence rate in the world. This was made known by the National Programme Officer of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Mrs Folusho Adelekan, on Tuesday in Abuja at a sensitisation workshop on Drug Abuse and Rape organised by Christabels […]

JUST IN: Nigerians, Others Barred From China Over #COVID19

The Chinese government has declared that due to the coronavirus pandemic, non-Chinese nationals in Nigeria holding valid visas and residency permits have been temporarily suspended from entering China. In a statement released by the Chinese Embassy in Nigeria via a tweet post on their official Twitter handle on Thursday, November 5, 2020, this disclosure was […]

“My Govt Committed To Ending Estimated Billing In All Forms In Nigeria”, Says President @MBuhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his administration’s commitment to ending estimated billing in all forms in Nigeria. Buhari in a series of tweets posted on his Twitter handle, @MBuhari, on Wednesday, said his government would ensure that Nigerians pay only for the electricity they consume. He said the federal government was making money available for […]

US Forces Kills Six, Rescues Citizen From Bandits In Nigeria

In Northern Nigeria, the United States military carried out a hostage rescue operation to retrieve an American citizen, Philip Walton, held captive by a group of armed men. Walton was kidnapped in the Niger Republic by alleged bandits on October 26. The operation included the US, Niger and Nigerian governments working together to quickly rescue […]

PDP to Buhari, Your Speech Failed Empathy Test! We Will Fly Flags at Half Mast Nation To Mourn Victims Of Lekki Violence

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the long awaited address by President Muhammadu Buhari on protests going on the country as disappointing and detached from actual realities of violent attacks on #EndSARS protesters. The revelation was contained in a statement signed by the Party’s National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan. According to the Party, President […]