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Nigeria: N’Assembly begins consultation with executive over Petroleum Industry Bill

Nigeria President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, on Wednesday, disclosed that the National Assembly has started consultation with the Executive arm of government on a new version of the Petroleum Industry Bill to be introduced...

Travel ban and U.S.-Nigeria ties: Full remarks by Secretary Michael Pompeo and Nigerian Foreign Minister Geoffrey Onyeama at Washington press briefing

SECRETARY POMPEO:  Well, good morning, everyone.  It’s my pleasure to welcome you, Mr. Minister, and your entire Nigerian delegation to Washington, DC.  The foreign minister and I just completed a very productive conversation on how to...

Prophet T.B. Joshua and the words of evangelist Angela – Perspectives by Femi Fani-Kayode

I watched an inspiring, courageous, brilliant and highly anointed young American lady by the name of Evangelist Angela deliver a powerful and earthshaking message about how Christians persecute other Christians in Nigeria, and the importance of...

Nigeria: New visa policy to attract innovation, skilled workers – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja said Nigeria Visa Policy 2020 is intended to attract innovation, specialized skills and knowledge from abroad to complement local capacity.In his remarks at the official public...

Nigeria’s tragic crude oil theft nightmares – Perspectives by Taiwo Lawrence Adeyemi

Nigeria’s tragic crude oil theft nightmares are real. According to the International Energy Agency , Nigeria produced about 2.53 million barrels  per day, well below its oil production capacity of over 3 million barrels  per day, in 2011.”Nigeria lost more than...

SERAP wins round one in battle to get details of payment of jumbo pensions to former governors

There is prospect Nigerians keen on knowing details of payment of life pensions to former governors across the 36 states in the country, and the names and number of ex-governors and other officials collecting pensions, may...

In the end, Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said, without education and strong economy insecurity can only expand

Nigerian Vice President Yemi Osinbajo argued on Friday that without education and good economy, reducing insecurity was a mirage.“Improving human capital development especially education, and providing more opportunities for earning a...

Return of more Abacha loot means the world trusts Buhari – BMO

The decision by the Island of Jersey and the United States of America to repatriate an additional $321m looted by the late head of state, Sani Abacha is a clear vote of confidence by the international...

Jonathan visits Buhari to offer experience and advice as security collapses and economy falls

Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has visited current Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari to apparently offer some experience and help as security worsens in Nigeria and hardship expands, with corruption metastasizing and America contemplating banning Africa's...

Nigeria court remands travel agents Semiu Oluwole Ololade and Adegboyega Adefuye in prison over alleged N15 million visa scam

Justice Oladiran Akintola of Oyo State High Court, on Thursday, January 30, 2020, ordered that two travel agents, Semiu Oluwole Ololade and Adegboyega Adefuye, be remanded in the custody of Nigeria Correctional Service Center, Agodi, Ibadan,...

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Principality of Andorra becomes IMF’s 190th Member

The Principality of Andorra joined the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday, becoming the Fund's 190th...

South Africa launches $6 billion COVID-19 employment stimulus

South Africa has launched a $6 billion (R100 billion) COVID-19 employment stimulus to be implemented over the next three years.

Principality of Andorra becomes IMF’s 190th Member

The Principality of Andorra joined the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday, becoming the Fund's 190th member.Ambassador...

Eradicating extreme poverty by 2030 now highly unlikely amid COVID-19 – Report

Prospects for fully eradicating extreme poverty by 2030 now appear highly unlikely, even under the most optimistic scenarios, according to a...

IMF’s Georgieva says second round of support coming to Africa but Oxfam argues debt cancelation the only way out of COVID-19 turmoil

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Ms. Kristalina Georgieva said on Wednesday that the Washington DC-based institution is...

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