Friday, December 2, 2022


How these organizations are preserving Nigeria’s history

BY Kemi Falodun - ultural and historical resources have become more accessible in Nigeria following the internet's introduction in the country in the 1990s. Yet, while journalists, researchers and artists can more easily share their work with a large audience...

Nigerian govt., EU unveil electric motorcycles for rural communities

FG, EU unve The Federal Ministry of Power on Thursday in Lagos unveiled 10 electric-powered motorcycles manufactured by MAX Nigeria under its Electric Vehicle (EV) opportunities in rural and peri-urban communities in Nigeria. The pilot project was funded by the European...

Inner Wheel donates infant incubator, diapers to Paediatric Ward, Ifako Ijaiye

Inner Wheel Nigeria, Gbagada-Ifako, District 911 has donated an infant incubator and diapers to the Paediatric Ward of the General Hospital, Ifako Ijaiye, Lagos State. The Charter President, IWM Omolara Adedugbe, stated that the donation was in commemoration of the...

Yiaga Africa creates People’s Assembly to promote public deliberation

Yiaga Africa, a Civil Society Organisation (CSO),  says it has esablished People’s Assembly in Lagos and Sokoto States to promote public deliberation in Local Government Areas (LGAs). The Director of Programmes, Yiaga Africa, Cynthia Mbamalu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...

Nigerian Consulate honours contributions of African Americans to U.S development

Consulate-General of Nigeria in New York has joined its counterparts from Ghana and Turkey to honour the contributions of the African Americans to the development of the U.S. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that every February since 1976,...

President Buhari commissions 5 strategic projects in Ogun

... Promises timely delivery of Sagamu-Benin, Lagos-Ibadan Expressways By Ola Modupe (LAGOS) - President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday inaugurated five key projects in Ogun State, assuring Nigerians that two major Federal roads under construction, the Sagamu-Benin Expressway and the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, would be...

China, Africa pledge to strengthen cooperation

By Jacob Kubeka - 8th Ministerial Conference on the Forum of China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) issued the Dakar Declaration committing to develop the China-Africa comprehensive strategic partnership of cooperation. According to the declaration, China and Africa urge all countries to work together...

Singapore-based diasporan makes case for leadership development in Nigeria

By Jacob Kubeka - Nigerian scientist working in Singapore, Dr. Jonathan Obaje, has urged for deliberate steps to promote leadership development in Nigeria. Obaje made the statement at the New Nigeria Conference on Monday, which had the topic "Birthing the Nigeria...

African Development Bank approves 135m USD loan to stimulate Morocco’s recovery

By Theodore Jones - African Development Bank (AfDB) has granted a loan of 135 million dollars to help Morocco recover in the post-COVID-19 era, according to Morocco's official news agency, MAP on Wednesday. The report revealed that, AfDB Group's Board of...

President Adama Barrow and Economic Progress in The Gambia

The President of the Republic of the Gambia, Adama Barrow, has described the journey towards the end of the present administration governing the country as one ending on a ‘very high note’. In an exclusive interview with African Leadership Magazine,...


Ugandan Army General retires after 26 years of trying

Uganda's General David Sejusa is set to retire from the military after over two decades of tense relations with President Yoweri Museveni. His first bid...