Eaglets not only about revenge as Nigeria tackles Niger Republic
The Golden Eaglets say they are not only thinking of revenge when they meet hosts, Niger Republic in one of the semifinals of the on-going African U-17 Nations Cup qualifying series today.
MRI reduces Nigeria to 18 players as age scandal hits competition
Nigeria will make do with only 18 players at the African U-17 Nations Cup qualifiers following the disqualification of six of its players by the MRI scan, which ruled they were above the 17 years stipulated for the competition. Benin Republic fared worse as it has been kicked out of the competition because most of…
Stallions, Niger Republic to meet in friendly, Nigeria set to host Africa Sevens qualifiers
Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) has lined up a friendly game with Niger Republic to get the Black Stallions ready for the Africa Sevens Rugby qualifiers, which it will host from September 15 to 16. According to Black Stallions captain, Azeez Ladipo, the African qualifiers, which will feature six teams, including Algeria, Burkina Faso, Niger, Sierra…
Amaechi defends linking of Nigerian railway with Niger Republic, N215.1b budget
Following outcry by Nigerians over the plan of the Federal Government to link Nigerian railway to Maradi in Niger Republic, the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi has explained...
Railway line to Niger Republic?
In his New Year Day broadcast to the nation, President Muhammadu Buhari, among other policy matters, outlined his plan for the development of the economy, the transportation sector, especially the railway network in Nigeria with a view to connecting the entire country. Apart from displaying how cut off from political realities in Nigeria he was…
Exploring option of importing crude from Niger to Kaduna
For some experts, it was only wise for the Federal Government to utilise Kaduna refinery that is capable of refining both local and international crude.
Ogbimi: 1000km pipe to import crude, white elephant project
The negative implications for laying pipes to import crude petroleum from Niger could be many and quite injurious to the present and future economy of our nation.
Nigeria deports 53 illegal immigrants
The Niger State Command of the Nigeria Immigration Service said on Wednesday that 53 illegal immigrants have been repatriated to Niger Republic.
Buhari pledges strong agricultural ties with Niger
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the government and people of Niger Republic that his administration was determined to boost the growing bilateral ties between Nigeria and...