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‘All school kidnapping captives freed in Nigeria’

Lagos, Feb 27 | Scores of students and staff abducted about a week ago from a boarding school in Niger state have been freed,...

Nigeria trains healthcare workers in Covid-19 vaccination

Lagos, Feb 27 | Health authorities in Nigeria have rolled out a national training program for healthcare workers who will be involved in the...

UNICEF calls for immediate release of abducted children in Nigeria

Lagos, Feb 18 | The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has called for the "immediate and unconditional" release of the kids believed to be...

Gunmen attack school in Nigeria, abduct students

Lagos, Feb 17 | Unidentified gunmen stormed a secondary school in north-central Nigeria on Wednesday and abducted some students, security sources said.The Government Science...

Nigeria to vaccinate 109mn citizens against Covid in 2 years

Lagos, Feb 16 | The Nigerian government planned to vaccinate approximately 109 million Nigerians that will be eligible for the Covid-19 vaccination in two...

UN chief welcomes release of abducted children in Nigeria

United Nations, Dec 19 | United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday welcomed the release of abducted children in Nigeria.Through a statement attributable to...

Students missing after attack on school in Nigeria

Abuja, Dec 13 | Following an attack on the Government Science Secondary School in Katsina here, hundreds of students are feared missing.Gunmen raided the...

Nigeria: 4 killed, 8 injured in car explosions

Abuja, Dec 12 | At least four people were killed and eight others injured when two cars exploded in Nigeria's northeastern state of Borno,...

Sri Lanka WC winner Asanka Gurusinha to coach Nigeria

Abuja (Nigeria), Dec 1 | Asanka Gurusinha, who was part of the 1996 World Cup winning Sri Lanka team, has been appointed as Nigeria's...

5 dead, 18 abducted in Nigeria mosque attack

Abuja, Nov 23 | Police in Nigeria have confirmed that five people were killed and 18 others abducted during an attack in a mosque...

Nigeria’s southern state launches yellow fever vaccination drive

Lagos, Nov 12 | Southern Nigeria's Enugu state has embarked on vaccination and fumigation following a recent breakout of yellow fever in some communities...

US forces rescue American hostage held in Nigeria

Washington, Nov 1 | The Pentagon has confirmed that US special operations forces have successfully rescued an American hostage in Nigeria, who was abducted...

Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala proposed as new WTO chief

Geneva, Oct 29 | Nigeria's former Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been proposed to become the new Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO).Spokesman...

Nigeria to construct 10 new airports

Abuja, Oct 28 | The Nigerian government has said it aims to construct 10 new airports across the country, an endeavor seeking to boost...

Nigeria deploys ‘all police resources’ amid protests, unrest

Abuja, Oct 25 | Nigeria's chief of police has ordered the immediate mobilisation of all police resources to put an end to days of...

69 killed in Nigeria protests

Abuja, Oct 24 | Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has said 69 people have been killed in protests against police brutality that have rocked the...

Unrest in Nigeria as anger over shooting grows

Abuja, Oct 23 | Gunfire has erupted and jailbreaks have been reported in Nigeria, as unrest over the shooting of protesters in the country's...

12 peaceful demonstrators shot dead by security forces in Nigeria

Abuja, Oct 22 | Nigerias security forces fired upon two large gatherings of peaceful demonstrators, killing 12 people protesting against police brutality in Lagos,...

14 killed in Nigeria armed attack

Abuja, Aug 14 | At least 14 people were killed when gunmen invaded a village in Nigeria's north-central state of Niger, police said.Five others...

GP Global acquires lubricant asset of Grand Petroleum, Nigeria

Mumbai, April 15 | Energy-to-agriculture conglomerate GP Global, has acquired the lubricants assets of Grand Petroleum, Nigerias leading lubricants player and part of the...

GP Global acquires lubricants assets of Nigeria’s Grand Petroleum

Mumbai, April 15 | Energy-to-agriculture conglomerate GP Global has acquired the lubricants assets of Grand Petroleum, Nigeria's leading lubricants player and part of the...

Nigeria records 1st COVID-19 case in sub-Saharan Africa

Abuja, Feb 28 | Nigeria on Friday reported the first case of the new coronavirus in sub-Saharan Africa."The case is an Italian citizen who...

Business

KVIC’s e-market portal records Rs 1.12 cr turnover

New Delhi, Feb 27 | Khadi and Village Industry Commission's (KVIC) footprint in the online marketing segment has found tremendous public patronage as its...