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Nigeria at 61

4 Oct 2021
Consider the following Breaking News headlines as recently presented by several news media outlets across the country: ”2023: Northern governors reject zoning presidency to south
4 Oct 2021
The misery of any failing economy can be measured not only in monetary terms but also in social terms. But more often, economists get carried away by declining numbers.
2 Oct 2021
The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) says God’s plan for Nigeria will not fail, despite challenges.
1 Oct 2021
The United States on Friday said it will continue to support Nigeria’s efforts to fight terrorism and strengthen democratic institutions. Antony Blinken, the US secretary of state, gave the pledge in a statement, congratulating Nigeria on its 61st Independence Day anniversary. “On behalf of the United States Government and the American people, I extend best…
1 Oct 2021
Nigeria has delayed the launch of its eNaira digital currency, initially planned for Friday, because of the country's independence day celebrations, the Central Bank of Nigeria said. Africa's largest economy was set to follow China and others in adopting a central bank-backed digital currency as it looks to tap into the popularity of crypto and…
1 Oct 2021
INDEPENDENCE DAY ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE OCCASION OF NIGERIA’S SIXTY FIRST INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY, FRIDAY 1ST OCTOBER, 2021. Citizens of Nigeria. It is with full gratitude to God that today, we celebrate Nigeria’s sixty first Independence Anniversary. For 1st of October 1960 to happen, all…
1 Oct 2021
It’S a mixed feeling today, the 61st anniversary of Nigeria’s attainment of independence. Amid the celebration of nationhood in the national colours of green and white...
1 Oct 2021
Gunmen, yesterday, attacked the convoy of Chris Azubogu, the lawmaker representing Nnewi North, Nnewi South and Ekwusigo Federal Constituency in Anambra State.
1 Oct 2021
There are many indicators that Nigeria has remained transfixed in a circle for a greater part of its 61 years of political independence from colonial Britain.
1 Oct 2021
As Nigeria celebrates its 61st independence anniversary, a cross-section of pupils has called on the Federal Government to address some salient issues in the country to make it a better place.
1 Oct 2021
Deputy Governor of Edo State, Philip Shaibu, yesterday, canvassed a paradigm shift and national rebirth to place the country on the path of greatness as envisioned by its founding fathers.
1 Oct 2021
To use the word ‘celebration’, in reference to the marking of the 61st Independence anniversary of this country today, is a glaring misnomer about which the Nigerian leadership should be ashamed.


Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun, says the state is too sophisticated to be governed by kindergarten politicians seeking to experiment with Osun.
37 mins ago
Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has described the President of the Senate, Mr Ahmed Lawan, as a solid and dependable person.
43 mins ago
Delta Government has approved the sum of N5.1 billion for the construction of an International Conference Centre in Asaba.
48 mins ago
The Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami has reiterated the Federal Government’s commitment to protecting Nigerians from the harmful use of data.
55 mins ago
The Lagos State Government says the seizure of commercial motorcycles by the Lagos State Task Force will continue, in spite of the June 1 deadline.