Monday, 29th November 2021
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26 Oct
Chairman, Senate Committee on Cooperation and Integration in Africa/ New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD), Dr. Chimaroke Nnamani, has said the budgetary provision for social protection in next year...
19 Jan
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, restated Nigeria’s commitment to the enthronement of democracy and good governance in Africa.
22 Sep 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari deserves accolades for his sound decision in picking a career diplomat, an academic of high standing and a man of global reputation, Professor Ibrahim Gambari...
28 Mar 2019
Reactions have continued to trail Tuesday’s reduction of Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) to 13.5 per cent by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) after holding at 14 per cent for 32 months.
7 Feb 2019
The West African Health Organisation (WAHO), Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) have reiterated their commitment to promote health through improved integration as well as harmonised medicine registration in West Africa. They made the commitment at the just concluded 5th Steering Committee…
5 Jun 2018
It’s been a recurring refrain: Africa still lags woefully behind the rest of the world in generating new scientific knowledge.
26 Nov 2017
The Federal Government has disclosed that the volume of rice importation dropped from 644,000 tons to 20,000 tons between 2015 and 2017.
25 Aug 2017
The imperative for peace-building, especially in post-conflict societies, is another major preoccupation of the book. In fact, with the author’s expansive experience with the United Nations Peace-building Commission...
15 Aug 2017
With surveys showing the adoption of solar and inverter technologies by Nigerians have increased, experts believe the development could enable Nigeria surpass Africa’s renewable energy target of 2020.
13 Aug 2017
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Grow Africa, William Asiko, who disclosed that the collaboration would bring together different actors in the value chain, said they have agreed to focus on Cassava, Rice and horticulture.
28 Jul 2017
Part of Africa’s Agenda 2063 flagship programmes include the creation of an integrated high-speed train network that connects all African capitals and commercial centres on the continent, facilitating the movement of goods, people and services.
20 May 2017
Without sounding immodest, I strongly believed, NBGN has done remarkably well considering the short period of its existence and other factors it has to contend with.


29 mins ago
Lionel Messi has won a record seventh Ballon d'Or, beating Robert Lewandowski and Jorginho to the title. The forward inspired Argentina to their first Copa America title since 1993, ending his long wait for silverware at international level. He also lifted the Copa del Rey with Barcelona before joining Paris Saint-Germain last summer. Messi collected…
49 mins ago
A team of policemen patrolling Maiduguri-Damaturu road, on Monday prevented the abduction of a soldier and 15 travellers by insurgents.
2 hours ago
The Federal Government says it would make its final decision on the proposed new hazard allowance for health workers next week.
2 hours ago
Operatives of the Lagos Command of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 60 suspected internet fraudsters during an award ceremony at Conference Hotel in Abeokuta, Ogun.
3 hours ago
The American dictionary of reference Merriam-Webster on Monday revealed "vaccine" to be its word of the year for 2021, reflecting both the hopes and deep divisions sparked by vaccination as the world wrestled with year two of the Covid-19 pandemic. "The word vaccine was about much more than medicine in 2021," the dictionary -- which…