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Aljazirah Entrepreneur: The sky is wide enough for everyone to fly, Nigerian Baker tells competitors

CEO Hali_tee_pastries, Ope Kehinde Halimat speaks to AljazirahNigeria on her humble beginnings, love for baking, and her dream of giving

Being a psychologist has helped me manage my career – Nigerian comedian

Can you tell me about yourself? My name is Stainless Precious Ikechukwu Nwaokike. I am the second son of the

Aljazirah Entrepreneur: Nigerian carpentry industry needs professionals to minimise the importation of furniture

May I know you? My name is Sunday Adefamoye. Can you tell me a little bit about your business? SunneryBlack

Watchout! AljazirahNigeria one on one interview with Buhari’s doctor in London

One of the medical physicians to President Muhammadu Buhari, certified in Anatomic Pathology, reveals to our correspondent on all medical issues

Aljazirah Entrepreneur: Poultry farmer urge FG to implement soft loan policy for entrepreneurs

Rather than working as an employee, Bamijoko Seye runs a small business and assumes all the risk and reward of

VOXPOP: Can export of food crops improve economy?

Nigerians have expressed mixed reactions on Nigeria’s new policy to export food crops to US and UK the export policy could

There is vacuum in the Presidency – Hon Gaiya

 Honourable Godfrey Ali Gaiya is a two-term member of House of Representatives, 2007 to 2015. He chaired the House Committee

VOX POP: Do you think it is proper to recall a Nigerian Senator?

Amina Isah  in this Vox pop, went round the city of Abuja to to get reactions as the saga over

Aljazirah Entrepreneur: Meet Nigerian graduate turns craft designer

24-year-old young entrepreneur in this interview with AljazirahNigeria tells about her dreams to become the biggest craft personnel in Nigeria. Excerpts:

‘’Muslims should see Ramadan as a period of spiritual rebirth’’- NASFAT chairman

The Chairman of Nasrul-lahi-l-fatih (NASFAT) Federal Capital Territory Branch, Shewudeen Omotokunbo Giwa in an exclusive interview with AljazirahNigeria reporters, Amina Isah

ALJAZIRAH ENTREPRENEUR: ‘Why our NGO is patterned around Atiku as a role model for Nigerian youths’

In this interview with Aljazirah Nigeria, Samuel Tiku, the National Secretary of Atiku National Youths Organization explains why his NGO bears

Secession will gravely affect Nigeria – Bishop Opia

A London based vicar, teacher, motivator and tele-evangelist, Bishop Raymond Opia, who hails from Delta State has cautioned ethnic and

“Why President Buhari, APC still represent the best option for Nigerians,” says Hon. Tayo Agbaje

Hon. Tayo Tola Agbaje, a senior executive of Buhari Friends Organization Network (BFON) and the Executive Director, Business Development and

VOX POP: Do you think the decision to send NYSC members to farms is right?

The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) is mulling sending some corps members to farms to spend part of their mandatory

“Women are their own worst enemies but this is changing- President, NCWS

In this highly illuminating interview with Aljazirah Nigeria, the National Council for Women Societies, NCWS, President, Dr Gloria Laraba Shoda

Without pensioners, PTAD is not important- Pension boss

Executive Secretary of PTAD, Mrs Sharon Ikeazor spoke about her service at Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) in an interview

VOX POP- Will you vote for acting president Osinbajo, if he contests for president in 2019?

Aljazirah Nigeria stirred the hornets nest when it gauged the mood of Nigerians concerning a possible run for the top

‘No more importation of foreign rice into Nigeria’-RIFAN President

The President of Rice Farmers’ Association of Nigeria(RIFAN), Mallam Aminu Goronyo in an exclusive interview with AljazirahNigeria says that there

APC has impoverished Nigerians- Bishop Emmah Isong

The National Publicity Secretary of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) who was president of Cross River chapter of the body, and presently President of Christian Central Chapel International, (CCCI) in Calabar, Bishop

Our mission is to end female genital mutilation in Nigeria- director, Girl Generation

Kelechukwu Lucky Nwachukwu is the Nigeria country programme manager of Girl Generation, a non-governmental organisation whose activities cut across youth

INTERVIEW: Abacha family using EFCC to hound me over Malabu, says Adoke

Your name has featured prominently in the investigations into the Malabu Oil/OPL 245 affair. What exactly are the issues in

ALJAZIRAH ENTREPRENEUR: ‘Despite living with sickle cell, my passion for exquisite visual content remains my driving force-‘ Young CEO

24 year old young CEO of Kolimo Multimedia in this interview with Aljazirah’s Amina Isah tells about the multiple ideas

(INTERVIEW) Why militants are being given contracts in Niger Delta- Ndoma Egba

In this interview, Chairman of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), and former Senate leader, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba tells AljazirahNigeria how

Bamaiyi is a liar, tortured MKO before his death says Col Ajayi

When did you join the Nigerian Army? I joined the Nigerian Army on June 27, 1971. I was part of the

ALJAZIRAH ENTREPRENEUR: Apereonline.com will make e-commerce technology impact on the average Nigerian- Agboola

Ajumobi Oluwatoyin Coker Agboola, is the Executive Director (Administration) at Apereonline Shopping Limited, a rapidly rising Nigerian online marketplace modelled

VOX POP: What is your take on Ali Ndume’s suspension?

Nigerians express diverse opinions on the recent suspension of Senator Ali Ndume over allegations that he put the Senate under

ALJAZIRAH ENTREPRENEUR- Why I am passionate about women, youth welfare- Princess Christybelle

Christybelle Sylva John, CEO, Ray of Hope Empowerment Foundation explains to AljazirahNigeria the reasons why she has made it her

The Fulani herdsmen-farmers clash is a struggle between tradition and modernity- Author

A reading of the Dr. Munzali Dantata’s book, “Tammunnde- Hope On The Horizon’’ took place on Friday, 24th March 2017

Bombshell: Senate, DSS working to undermine Buhari says Falana

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer and senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministers colluded with

Why we need transport banks – RTEAN President

The Executive National Chairman of Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN), Musa Isewu in this interview in Abuja calls

VOX POP- To wear uniform or not to wear, Nigerians react to Customs boss/Senate row

Nigerians are divided in this interaction with AljazirahNigeria as they react to Customs boss, Hameed Ali’s recent statement to senators:

“How we hope to end Female Gential Mutilation”- AfrYPoD rep

Mukhtar Ijaiya, the country representative of African Youth Initiative on Population Health and Development (AfrYPoD) said they are on a

Why OBJ is wrong on ‘death’ of PDP -Sheriff

National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, in this interview, speaks on the crisis in the

ALJAZIRAH ENTREPRENEUR: Why every Nigerian needs to undergo training in etiquette- Ebhaleme

Helen Victor-Ebhaleme is a woman on a mission. Her mission is simply to change the world one person at a

VOX POP: What is your take on the proposed law restricting polygamy by HRH Sanusi Lamido?

AljazirahNigeria went to town to sample the opinion of Nigerians on the proposed law suggested by Emir Sanusi Lamido tightening the

If possible, I would have been a mechanic- OBJ

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo will be 80 on March 5. That is his official age as the former Nigerian leader

ALJAZIRAH ENTREPRENEUR: ‘I always wanted to be an engineer’- Abuja vulcanizer

In this interview with AljazirahNigeria, a young vulcanizer based in Abuja takes the medium through his career path. Excerpts: By

Nigerians are tired of excuses from President Buhari- Hon. Cheshi

The Executive Director of Gbagyi Indigenous Peoples Initiative (GIPI), Nuhu Danladi Cheshi, is an entrepreneur who aspires to represent the

VOX POP: Andrew Yakubu’s $9.7 million haul- gift or theft?

Recently, Andrew Yakubu, the former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) claimed the $9.7 million seized

VOX POP- Did recession affect Valentine’s Day celebration this year?

AljazirahNigeria went out to sample the opinion of Nigerians on whether the economic downturn affected the recent celebration of Valentine

(ALJAZIRAH ENTREPRENEUR)- ‘How boredom motivated me to go into beadmaking-‘ Fauziyah Abdulrazaq

In this interview, AljazirahNigeria interacts briefly with a bead maker resident in Abuja who opens up on the intricate nature

We are out to help vulnerable women, children, social crusader, Talakia Kure says

The Founder of Hope Alive Ladies Ministry International (HALMA), Mrs. Talakia Kure in this exclusive interview with our correspondent, Gaande

VOX POP: What would you do if you are opportune to become the President of Nigeria for one day?

AMINA ISA in this Vox Pop seeks to know what people would do differently, if they are opportune to oversee

It is unfair to exclude teaching  hospitals from TETFund scheme- CMD, Calabar teaching hospital

Prof.  Thomas Agan is the Chief Medical Director (CMD)of University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) and chairman of committee of

ALJAZIRAH ENTREPRENEUR: People often wonder if I can cut hair perfectly- teenage barber

Abdulrahman Abdullah, a 16 year old barber tells AljazirahNigeria’s Amina Isah what drew him into the delicate profession of barbing

Family planning is a remedy to maternal mortality- Expert

In this interview with the AljazirahNigeria’s Health correspondent, Mariam Sanni, Chairman of the Association for the Advancement of Family Planning

Ajaokuta steel company has immense economic benefits for all Nigerians-Bashir Sani

Bashir Sani is a Former information and cultural attaché at Nigerian Embassy, Washinton DC. He has been a strong voice

VOX POP- “Our position on planned protest by Tuface Idibia”- Nigerians react

The award-winning musician, Tuface Idibia, is scheduled to hit the streets anytime soon in protest of the way and manner

ALJAZIRAH ENTREPRENEUR: I always wanted to be a fairy god-mother says make-up artist

Jamila Adamu in this interview with AljazirahNigeria in Abuja takes the medium down the lane of the intricacies of make