Nigerian govt, World Bank promise support to avert famine in N/East

The Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative says it has increased efforts to confront threats of famine and food scarcity in communities, ravaged by Boko...

Nigerian Army seeks UN’s help to demine Sambisa forest

The Nigerian Army is seeking international assistance to remove landmines from Sambisa forest. Chief of army staff, says de-mining Sambisa will require the input of...

TVC wins big at Nigeria’s 2017 City People Awards

It was double celebration for Television Continental as it won two awards at this year's City People Awards for excellence.Bukola Samuel Wemimo won the...

TVC wins big at Nigeria’s 2017 City People Awards

It was double celebration for Television Continental as it won two awards at this year's City People Awards for excellence.Bukola Samuel Wemimo won the...

Nigeria: Ikate residents celebrate Elegba community festival in Lagos

Nigerians have been urged to embrace the value and culture that binds them as a people. The admonition was made in Lagos during the annual...

Meningitis outbreak in Nigeria kills 282 people

An outbreak of meningitis in Nigeria has killed 282 people in recent weeks, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said, as Africa's...

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...

Nigeria’s VP assures oil producing communities of better days ahead

Nigeria's Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has assured oil producing communities and other stakeholders in the Niger Delta region of the country that better days...

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...

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...