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Nigeria lucky to have Buhari now, says Ajimobi

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State believes Nigeria is lucky to have President Muhammadu Buhari at the helm at this point in time. The present socio-economic situation would have been worse if  someone else had been in charge, the governor said

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James Ibori arrives in Nigeria

Former Delta State Governor, James Onanefe Ibori has arrived  in Nigeria. It was gathered that he arrived Abuja on Saturday morning and is on his way to his hometown, Oghara in Delta State. James Ibori had, on Friday, appeared before

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Rohr: Cameroon good and strong at AFCON, but can’t stop Nigeria

Nigeria manager, Gernot Rohr, says that the Cameroon side he has seen progress to final of the ongoing 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon is very good, but claims the Indomitable Lions cannot stop the Super Eagles from qualifying for the

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Nigeria is a knocked vehicle, no point changing the driver – Peter Obi

Peter Obi, former governor of Anambra state says Nigeria is a knocked Vehicle and the attention should be on fixing the engine, not changing the drivers of the economy. Obi also said 2017 may not be better than 2016, if

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Nigeria, China trade hits $9.5bn in 2016

Trade between Nigeria and China stood at 9.5 billion dollars in 2016, according to the Economic and Commercial Counsellor of the Chinese Embassy, Mr Zhao Linxiang. Linxiang gave the figure at a dinner to host participants of different training courses

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Nigeria start strong in January Fifa ranking

Gernot Rohr’s men moved a place up in the monthly ritual released by the world football governing body Nigeria are ranked 50th in the world according to January Fifa ranking released published on Thursday morning. The Super Eagles climbed a

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Nigeria no longer relevant in world football, says John Fashanu

The former England striker insists the nation has lost its weight in world football due to recent poor showing at international competitions  Ex-England international, John Fashanu says Nigeria has lost its international reputation in world football due to lack of quality players. The Super

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Nigeria to deploy 800 soldiers to Darfur for Peacekeeping

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen Tukur Buratai, on Tuesday said Nigeria would deploy 800 soldiers to the United Nations Mission (UNAMID) in Dafur. Buratai made the disclosure at the Nigerian Army Peace Keeping Centre during the graduation of 755

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Buhari saved Nigeria from extinction – NGF

The Northern Governors Forum (NGF) on Tuesday said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in 2015 saved Nigeria from going into extinction. The Chairman of NGF and Borno Gov. Kashim Shettima said this when he led a delegation on a courtesy

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Poor policies, facilities hinder management of mental disorder in Nigeria

Leke Adetayo sat at a beer parlour nursing his drink when this reporter first met him in the company of friends. He felt like the world was coming to an end for him. In fact, he had contemplated suicide, he

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