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3 Oct 2020
Following discordant tunes as to why the Federal Government approved funds for linking rail lines to Niger Republic, Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has explained that the idea behind the construction of the rail line from Kano to Maradin in the Niger Republic was purely economical rather than political. Amaechi, who disclosed this through his…
15 Sep 2020
One character of the Nigerian political leadership that has become entrenched and which has not been in the overall interest of the country since independence in 1960 is the penchant of the leaders to always underrate serious national issues. The reason is that Nigeria has passed through several turbulent challenges and managed to survive but…
16 May 2020
Another batch of 53 Nigerian returnees from Ghana and Benin Republic arrived Seme Border Post in Lagos State on Saturday, the News Agency of Nigeria reports (NAN) reports
21 Mar 2020
Hundreds of passengers were stranded in Seme on Saturday as the Benin Republic closed its border over the global coronavirus pandemic.
26 Jan 2020
Bordered by Ghana to the west, Benin to the east and Burkina Faso to the north, Togo boasts of several tourist attractions and I should mention that it is also the birthplace of popular footballer Emmanuel Adebayo. Lome, the capital of Togo located in the Gulf of Guinea, it is not quite a large city, but…
22 Jan 2020
The Super Eagles of Nigeria, six-time finalists have been drawn against Cape Verde, Central African Republic and Liberia in the penultimate round of the qualifying race
19 Jan 2020
The announcement of the takeoff of ECOWAS Currency, ECO, would have inspired mutual applause and unreserved general commendations.
17 Jan 2020
Planning a trip is very easy but you also need to prepare yourself to scrape the nooks and crannies of the new country or city you are visiting. This was my thought when I embarked on a road trip to three West African countries.  Although I visited places that I have read or heard about.…
6 Jan 2020
As 2019 was winding down, Nigerians in different places, including schools, universities, offices, churches, mosques, market places most deservedly discussed what Nigeria...
5 Dec 2019
Two Nigerians have been appointed by the FIBA Africa Zone 3 board to serve for the 2019 - 2023 term in office. Engr Musa Kida was nominated to serve in the capacity of the FIBA Africa Zone 3 Vice President
2 Dec 2019
All is now set for the kick off of the 2019 Asisat Oshoala Girls Football Championship, which begins at the Campos Mini Stadium, Lagos on Wednesday.
22 Nov 2019
The prolonged closure of Nigerian land borders has been generating more reactions from our neighbours and the citizenry. But beyond the age-old clampdown measures, it is high time the Federal Government shifted from undue rhetoric to action


4 hours ago
Toyin Abraham confirms that she has no issues in her marriage. The well-known Nollywood actress, is striving to dispel public misconceptions about the stability of her marriage. Recently, Toyin Abraham scolded a worried follower on Twitter for simply inquiring about the status of her marriage. The fan tweeted, “I heard that you are having issues…
5 hours ago
Three Ship-to-Shore cranes and 10 Rubber-Tyred Gantries critical to the commencement of operations of the Lekki Deep Seaport arrived in Nigeria on Friday, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
6 hours ago
Freedom and democracy have disappeared in Hong Kong, Taiwan's premier said Friday, as Chinese leader Xi Jinping visited the business hub to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its handover from Britain.
6 hours ago
France midfielder Moussa Sissoko has joined Nantes from Watford, the Ligue 1 club announced on Friday, ending a nine-year stay in English football.
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Ghana said on Friday it was seeking International Monetary Fund (IMF) support for its economy, battered by inflation, a pandemic slump and the war in Ukraine.