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UK uninterested in whether Nigeria’s president, reportedly in London, is alive or dead? -Eric Joyce

Nigeria is one of the most important countries in the world. It’s by far the largest country in Africa; it’s the fastest growing economy there by a long chalk. Nigerians all over the world hold positions of power and importance. From a UK perspective, one of the largest contingents of …

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The Failed Coup In Turkey And Lessons For Nigeria

The failure of the military coup in Turkey is a good reminder of the power of the people to  keep democracy at all cost. Watching  the unfolding  events  and the failure of the coup plotters to usurp power, one wonders what the implication and lesson will be for Turkey and …

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One Year After; Where Is the Nigerian Economy Heading? – Uzoma Ngozi

Nigeria’s overdependence on oil is one reality that President Buhari’s government has to grapple with if it will survive the crash in the global oil prices. The good news is that every challenge posed to this administration is a prospect for them to make a change, just as they promised …

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Breaking: Nigeria to Sign Visa-Free Pacts With Eight Countries

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, says plans have been concluded to sign visa-free pacts with eight African countries to promote economic partnership on the continent. Onyeama made the announcement on Tuesday, at a news conference in Abuja, marking one year of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. The minister, who …

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Dangote Cuts Nigeria Cement Price to Boost Consumption

Dangote Cement Plc, Africa’s largest producer of the building material, cut prices in its home market of Nigeria in an attempt to boost cement consumption and compete with imports. The price cuts to its 3X cement brand by 6,000 naira ($30.23) per metric ton will still allow Dangote to achieve …

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PRESS RELEASE: Announcement of SGF, COS, etc of FGN

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the following appointments: Babachir David Lawal – Secretary to the Government of the Federation Abba Kyari – Chief of Staff to the President Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (rtd.) – Comptroller-General, Nigerian Customs Service Kure Martin Abeshi – Comptroller-General, Nigerian Immigration Service Senator Ita S.J. Enang …

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Full Text Of President Buhari’s Speech At The United States Institute Of Peace, USIP.

I am delighted to be here this morning, and I wish to thank the United States Institute of Peace (USIP), the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), the Atlantic Council, the National Democratic Institute (NDI), the International Republican Institute (IRI), and the International Foundation of Electoral Systems (IFES) for …

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