At UN, President Buhari urges African leaders to fight corruption ’24/7′

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President Muhammadu Buhari has urged African leaders to fight tirelessly to get rid of corruption, lamenting that the continent has remained at the far end of global development index because of its menace. Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s spokesman in...

Half of Sudan’s most vulnerable children could die without aid – UN

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The situation for Sudan’s most vulnerable children is so desperate that half of the most severely malnourished youngsters are expected to die without urgent humanitarian intervention, UN agencies have said. “As we speak today, 650,000 kids are suffering from severe...

Port-Harcourt refinery to produce 60,000 barrels/day soon – Minister

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The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has assured Nigerians that rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt refinery would soon be completed and that the plant would refine 60,000 barrels of crude by early 2023. Sylva gave the assurance...

UNGA77: Nigeria demonstrated workability of returned looted assets – Malami

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Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has said that Nigeria has demonstrated the workability of application of returned looted assets for sustainable development. Malami disclosed this in his remarks at a High-Level side event on...

Buhari lauds Nigerians excelling in diaspora, urges them to willingly give back

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By David Iorja (ABUJA) President Muhammadu Buhari has commended Nigerians living in the United States for the exemplary roles they are playing in their different areas of endeavour, urging them to continue in that line to earn the respect of...

Flamingos’ coach, Olowokere picks 21-girl squad for FIFA U-17 World Cup

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By Orkula Shaagee (ABUJA) Flamingos' Head Coach, Bankole Olowookere has selected team captain Alvine Dah-Zossu, midfield jewel Taiwo Afolabi and top scorer Opeyemi Ajakaye as part of Nigeria’s 21-girl squad for this year’s FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup finals. There are...

Ethiopian Airlines wins multiple prestigious awards at SKYTRAX 2022 World Airline Awards

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…Moves 11 ranks up in the world’s top 100 airlines Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa, has been named the winner of four awards at the SKYTRAX 2022 World Airline Awards, at a ceremony held in London on...

Nigeria Air: FG selects Ethiopian Airlines as preferred bidder

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The Federal Government has selected Ethiopian Airlines (ET) Consortium as preferred bidder for Nigeria Air. The Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika made this known during a media briefing on Friday in Abuja. According to him, ET scored 89 per cent...

2022 AFRIMA: Public voting starts Sept. 25 – Organisers

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The voting portal for the 2022 edition of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) will be opened on Sunday, Sept. 25 at 21:00 (CAT), to the public. Mr Mike Dada, AFRIMA’s Executive Producer, disclosed this in a statement on Friday. Dada...

President Buhari, AfDB president woo global investors

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President Muhammadu Buhari and the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group President, Dr Akinwumi Adesina have urged global businesses and leaders to boldly invest in Nigeria. In a statement from the Communication and External Relations Department, AfDB, the two leaders made...