Category: International

What Buhari told World Bank – Oshiomhole

Ex-Edo State Governor Adams Oshiomhole said yesterday President Muhammadu Buhari only asked for assistance on humanitarian crisis during a session with World Bank President Dr. Kim Jong. He said it was regrettable that a patriotic request made by the President…
Nigeria blasts France, UK for supporting IPOB

The Federal Government spoke yesterday of an international dimension to the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) crisis.It accused the United Kingdom of doing very little about its complaint that Biafra Radio was broadcasting from its terrirory.Besides, said the government, the…
Buhari to address UN General Assembly today

President Muhammadu Buhari will today deliver Nigeria’s National Statement on the first day of the general debate of the one-week 72nd Session of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly (UNGA) high-level events.He has been listed as the eighth speaker of…
China bans petrol, diesel cars

Chinese authority says plans are in the pipeline to ban the production and sale of diesel and petrol cars and vans.The country’s Vice Industry Minister Xin Guobin, said the plan had started with “relevant research” but that it had not…
President Buhari Set To Leave Nigeria For US Next Week

President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Abuja on Monday, September 4, 2017 for a trip to Washington, DC. Mr. Buhari’s trip to the US is at the invitation of President Donald Trump, with a Nigerian Presidency source revealing that Mr. Trump extended…
Five Nigerian pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia

Five Nigerian pilgrims to this year’s hajj in Makkah, Saudi Arabia, have died. The Chairman of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Abdullahi Mohammed, announced the passage of four the pilgrims in Tuesday in Makkah, Islam’s holiest city. Mr.…
Nigerian student third in World Microsoft Word Competition

A 16-year-old student of Childville School, Ogudu, Lagos, Katherine Eta, has emerged the third place winner for Microsoft Word in the 2017 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship hosted by Certiport in Anaheim, USA.Eta competed against 156 other finalists from 49…
The last thing Sani Abacha told me – Chief Emeka Anyaoku

A former Commonwealth Secretary General, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, has revealed the last thing ex-military dictator, Sani Abacha told him on phone before he died. Anyaoku said the late Head of State had informed him that he loved Nigeria dearly and…