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Payment of workers’ salaries have become an achievement of Government in Nigeria!

Nigeria Independence

The discomfort which came with the ‘immediate past’ recession, crash in oil prices and the dwindling generosity of the federal purse, has provided leverage for most state governors to under-achieve and get away smoothly with it! A little glance at the Nigerian economy, leaves one bewildered with deep concerns like: ...

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Buy Made in Nigeria products

Local Market

Do you know there is an online mall where you can shop for quality made in Nigeria products and services Did I hear u say Wow!!! I know it amazing www.Localmarket org.ng  is an ecommerce platform which promotes and sells locally made products and services. We do warehousing and logistics ...

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2Face Idibia Calls Nigerians To Join Him In Nationwide Protest Against The Government

In a post shared via his Instagram page. The singer laments on the deplorable state of things in the country. Below is the post he shared via his page: FIRST MASSIVE NATIONWIDE PROTESTS ON THE 5TH OF FEBRUARY, 2017. A call for good governance. A call for urgent explanation into ...

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Misdirection in the ‘Contemporary African Church’

Misdirection in the 'Contemporary African Church'

The ‘practice’ of Christianity in Africa, is gradually on the verge of a wild goose chase. The more impressive the proliferation of churches (the credibility of which cannot be truly ascertained), the higher the population of indecisive religious tourists, who continuously fall victims of marketing hype! The second coming of ...

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‘MMM-Nigeria’ community donates N5m worth relief materials to Abuja IDPs

MMM-Nigeria’, on Saturday donated relief materials worth N5 million to two Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the Federal Capital Territory. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the gesture was part of the community’s humanitarian week tagged ‘MMM cares’ to mark its one year anniversary. The Gwoza and ...

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“99% Of Rice Smuggled Into Nigeria Is Not Fit For Consumption” – Customs Boss Warns

The Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs, Mr Hameed Ali at a joint news conference on illegal rice importation into Nigeria Tuesday in Abuja, said 99% of rice smuggled through the land borders into the country are not fit for human consumption. He said: “Importation of rice into the country is ...

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Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg visits Nigeria

Mark Zuckerberg is at the CoCreation Hub, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria at this very moment. Apparently, he arrived this afternoon and is meeting with a few key players in the Nigerian tech ecosystem. Mark was in Rome with his wife, Priscilla, until a few hours ago (according to his Facebook page). ...

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Rio 2016: Nigeria’s Dream Team VI Wins Bronze Medal

Nigeria ’s Men’s football team; Dream Team VI has won the country’s first medal at the ongoing Rio 2016 Olympics. The U-23 squad defeated their counterparts from Honduras 3-2 o win the bronze medal. The Nigerians few days back lost to the men from Germany 2-0 in their semi-final match.

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South Africa overtakes Nigeria as Africa’s biggest economy

South Africa has overtaken Nigeria to become the biggest economy on the African continent.. According to Bloomberg ,using the gross domestic product at the end of 2015 published by the International Monetary Fund,the size of South Africa’s economy is $301 billion at the rand’s current exchange rate, while Nigeria’s GDP ...

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Turkish government wants FG to shut down all Turkish Schools in Nigeria

Turkish government wants FG to shut down all Turkish Schools in Nigeria

The Turkish government has appealed to the Federal government to close down the 17 Nigerian-Turkish International Colleges (NTIC) in Nigeria, saying they all belong to Fetullah Gulen accused of sponsoring the July 15th failed military coup in Turkey. Turkish High Commissioner to Nigeria, Hakan Cakil, disclosed this while hosting the ...

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Nigerian couple with 5 Children; all girls, all Lawyers!

Dr . Uja Tor Uja Family

Pictured above is the Executive Secretary, Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC), Dr. Uja Tor Uja, his wife of over 35 years Berry and their five beautiful children, all girls, all lawyers. One of them was called to the Nigerian Bar on Thursday July 14th and so they all decided to ...

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DSTV removes Caitlyn Jenner’s “I am Cait’ show following serious complaints from Nigerians

MultiChoice Nigeria, owners of Dstv have removed “I Am Cait” from its E! Entertainment channel’s Schedule after many Nigerians complained about the show. A statement released by the satellite TV company yesterday May 24th, say they are aware of the concerns raised by some of their viewers regarding the programme ...

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Openly gay Nigerian Man, says he is homesick but scared of being lynched if he returns home

Openly gay Nigerian man, Kenny Badmus who relocated to the US after he came out of the closet in January 2015, took to his Facebook page to express his sadness at not being able to come back home for fear of being lynched because of his sexuality. He said he’s ...

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Toyota Unveils First Nigerian Toyota Vehicle Assembled In Lagos

Toyota Nigeria has achieved a breakthrough in Nigeria by unveiling of its first locally-assembled vehicle in Lagos, a Hiace bus. Toyota Nigeria last year hinted of its plan to establish a vehicle assembly plant in the country to join Nissan, Ford, Kia, Peugeot and a host of other auto firms ...

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Nigeria Senate Reject Bill On Gender Equality in Marriage

The Nigeria senate on March 15th, voted against the Gender Equality in Marriage bill which was being sponsored by Senator Biodun Olujimi. The bill amongst other things was designed to address women’s freedom of movement, female economic activity, girls’ access to education, equal rights for women in marriage, divorce, property/land ownership ...

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Blackout : Electricity Generation sinks to 1,580MW

As a result of the highly vandalized power  supply in nigeria, the maximum power generation dropped to 1,580.6 megawatts on Wednesday. Data from the Nigeria Electricity System Operator as well as information from senior officials of the different electricity distribution companies confirmed that power generation plummeted massively on Tuesday and ...

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NNPC Restructuring : Workers stop fuel supply, shut NNPC headquarters

The nationwide scarcity of petrol worsened on Wednesday as oil workers embarked on a full-scale industrial action, which led to the shutdown of the corporate headquarters of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation in Abuja as well product depots, mega filling stations and other critical facilities. The workers, under the aegis ...

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Does Nigeria have what it takes to be a Leader Nation in the Global Future?

Before you get to answer that question, we’ll have to understand what a leading nation actually is. Around 2050, there are aspersions that portend that the world will literately run out of space and one of the greatest concerns for humanity would be where to find a space for himself ...

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Ghana Moves To Ban Export Goods From Nigeria And Other Countries

Ghana has prohibited some items from entry into its domain, following Nigeria’s foot steps that restricted 41 items from access to foreign exchange. Ghana however has placed a ban on some goods from being imported into the country. Ghanaian Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah stated yesterday that ...

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Karrueche Tran visits orphanage after hosting pool party in Abuja | Photos

Karrueche , who is visiting Nigeria for the first time, didn’t limit her visit to just hosting the pool party organized by club, Play. The pretty model took out time to visit the Hope for Survival Orphanage in Abuja and shared some of the pictures she took with the children ...

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