Lessons from Indian elections
India is presently in the midst of her general elections and the global attention is rightly focused on the country because of the unique position the country occupies among other democracies in the world. For more than 70 years the nation of India has fascinated the world with the beauty of her electoral democracy that…
Food, drinks trade show to create opportunities for local businessmen
Food and Beverage West Africa, a new international food and drinks trade exhibition in Lagos, will create new opportunities for local businesses. Owners and people working across the food retail, distribution, catering and hospitality sectors will meet with representatives from more than 150 companies from 20 countries at the show, which opens from June 18…
Democracy Day: Osinbajo hosts Indian delegation
The Federal Government of Nigeria and India will continue to deepen their bilateral ties in the areas of economy, infrastructure and human capital development, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja said the vice president received an Indian delegation led by the Indian Minister of…
Cyclone heading for western India strengthens
A cyclonic storm barrelling towards western India has strengthened with gusts of up to 170 kilometres per hour (105 mph) expected when it hits land early Thursday, forecasters said.
Heatstroke kills monkeys as India suffers in searing temperatures
A troop of monkeys died from suspected heatstroke in India as scorching temperatures that have lasted more than a week take a mounting toll on humans and animals, media reports said Saturday.
Six convicted over rape, murder of eight-year-old Indian girl
Six men were convicted Monday over the notorious 2018 gang rape and murder in India of an eight-year-old girl from a Muslim nomadic tribe that provoked horror and stoked inter-religious tensions.
Osinbajo, three governors for Abuja housing show
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will open the 13th edition of the Abuja International Housing Show, which commences next month at the International Conference Centre. Governors of Lagos, Kaduna and Edo states will also be special guest while presidents of all housing and construction professional bodies, and corporate Chief Executive Officers are also expected…
Historical Destinations Worthy Of Your Travel Bucket List
The world is filled with mind-blowing historical sites. Over the thousands of years of human history, many breathtaking and incredible historical sites have been built through ancient civilizations. In this article, we look at just a few out of the world’s many historical sites you should visit… if you haven’t already! Angkor Wat, Cambodia Angkor…
India's ailing finance minister quits government
India's influential but ailing finance minister Arun Jaitley announced Wednesday that he would not serve in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new Hindu nationalist government because of poor health.
India's beleaguered Jet Airways founder held at airport
Indian Immigration authorities on Saturday stopped former Jet Airways chief Naresh Goyal and his wife from travelling to London, an official said, a month after the debt-laden company grounded its fleet. Goyal was taken into custody at Mumbai's international airport along with his wife Anita after authorities recalled the Dubai bound Emirates flight as it…