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Sunday, April 30, 2017


U.N. Security Council team visits Nigeria, calls for Int’l support

The United Nations is worried the Humanitarian crisis in Nigeria's North East may linger, if it is not tackled within the next eighteen months. the...

Nigerian Security agencies debunk human rights abuse claims

Nigeria's security agencies have denied claims by Civil rights groups that their operatives engage in gross human rights abuses during counter-terrorism operations. They spoke at...

Nigerian govt. launches 48-hour online visa application system

Nigeria has launched an online system aimed at enabling business executives to apply for a visa online and collect it on arrival 48...

Nigeria: 50% of fruits, vegetables get damaged daily- NEPC

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council has stated that 50 per cent of fruits and vegetables harvested in Nigeria get damaged on a daily basis. The...

GE sole bidder for $2 bln Nigeria rail concession -procurement adviser

A consortium led by General Electric submitted the only bid for a Nigerian railway concession project worth around $2 billion for two lines connecting northern...

CBN releases fresh $195 million into forex market

The Central Bank of Nigeria says it released fresh $195m into the foreign exchange market Tuesday as part of its wholesale intervention to ensure...

Nigeria: Private investors check Arik Air, Aero contractors

Two distress Nigerian airlines, Arik Air and Aero Contractors, may soon have private equity investments in their operations. The two airlines have already been taken...

Aid funds to stop famine in Nigeria’s northeast may dry up...

Aid organisations working to stop the famine in Nigeria will run out of money by June if donors do not give the cash they...

Nigerian lawmakers summon officials, firms over immigration deals

Nigerian lawmakers on Saturday summoned the attorney general, accountant general, minister of interior and four companies to appear before a committee of parliamentarians...

Nigerian ex-oil boss sues anti-graft agency over seized $9.8m

A former Group Managing Director of Nigeria’s state oil firm, NNPC has sued the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for violating his fundamental rights. This...
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