42 results found for Nigerian soldiers

Revealed: How $1.2m bribe was paid to finance presidential elections in Nigeria 

  LAWSUITS in London and New York, have shed light on how fees trading firms paid agents to win oil contracts from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 days ago | seen 491 times

Tags: Anthony Stimler, Glencore, BP Plc, Jonathan Zarembok, Bloomberg, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC,

NA condemns dehumanising of Corps member in video by officer officer

THE Nigerian Army, NA, says it has taken cognizance of a video clip currently making the rounds on the social media, where a female officer was seen... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 11 times

Tags: Nigerian Army

FG sets up committee to tackle illegal refineries in Niger Delta

THE Federal Government on Thursday inaugurated an Inter-Ministerial Committee to tackle illegal refinery of crude oil in the Niger Delta region. The acting Solicitor-General of the Federation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 556 times

Tags: Umar Mohammed, Nigerian Army, Navy

FG, Nigerian Military connived with armed herdsmen to kill residents in South East - HURIWA

THE Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has accused the Federal Government and the Nigerian military in the South East of collusion with armed Fulani... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 412 times

Tags: Nigerian Army,Eastern Security Network,Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria,

NNPC records crude oil, gas sales of $219.75m in May

…Posts ₦295.72bn from sale of petroleum products     THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it recorded a total crude oil and gas export sales of $219.75m in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,

NCDMB, host communities parley on security of projects, jobs  

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) on Tuesday in Yenagoa held the maiden interactive session with representatives of host communities of its major projects... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a week ago | seen 195 times

Tags: Ginah O. Ginah, Daziba Patrick Obah, Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development (NOGICD) Act, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,

NAF Hospital Lab bags ISO 15189 accreditation certificate 

FOR the second consecutive time, the 661 Nigerian Air Force Hospital Laboratory (661 NAFH), Ikeja has again won the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 15189:2012 accreditation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 420 times

Tags: Nigerian Air Force Hospital Laboratory,Air Marshal Oladayo Amao,Tosan Erhabor,

 Okada rider allegedly imprisoned for exposing detention of Glory Okolie 

    FEW weeks ago, Harrison Gwamnishu, a popular human rights Activist, took to his Facebook page to inform the world about the story of a missing lady... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 162 times

Tags: Nigerian Police Force, Glory Okolie, Harrison Gwamnishu, Eastern Security Network, ESN,

NINAS urges UN to act now to avert catastrophe in Nigeria

  THE Nigerian Indigenous Nationalities Alliance for Self-Determination, NINAS, has urged the United Nations, UN, to act now to avert catastrophe in Nigeria.   NINAS stated this in a... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 363 times

Tags: Nigerian Indigenous Nationalities Alliance for Self-Determination, Professor Yusuf Turaki, Elder T.K Ogoriba, Don Pedro Obaseki, Tony Nnadi, Secretary-General NINAS, Professor Banji Akintoye, Ch

NCDMB, host communities parley on security of projects, jobs  

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) on Tuesday in Yenagoa held the maiden interactive session with representatives of host communities of its major projects... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 707 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote,Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,

Igbo remember 28 persons killed in 2017 by Nigerian soldiers who raided  Nnamdi Kanu’s home

THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has successfully observed a sit-at-home peaceful protest to remember victims of the genocidal invasion of its leader’s compound at Afaraukwu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 97 times

Tags: IPOB,Nnamdi Kanu,Nigerian soldiers,Gov Willie Obiano,

NCDMB, Bayelsa sign Power Purchase Agreement on 10MW IPP

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Bayelsa State Government on Wednesday signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for the delivery of electricity... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 123 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote,

Create businesses around adverse situations, Wabote charges youths

THE Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote has challenged young Nigerians to create business opportunities around uncomfortable situations rather... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 208 times

Tags: Junior Chambers International (JCI) Nigeria Senate Association Leadership Excellence for National Development (LEND), Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabo

FG directs NCC to immediately deploy 5G  in Nigeria

  THE Federal Government has approved the deployment of the Fifth Generation Network, otherwise called 5G in Nigeria. Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, minister of Communications and Digital... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 175 times

Tags: National Frequency Management Council, 5G, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC),

12 Nigerian female volleyballers depart for African championships in Rwanda

THE Nigerian women volleyball team left Abuja on Thursday for the 2021 African Volleyball Championships holding in Kigali, Rwanda. The team’s head coach, Samuel Ajayi, told newsmen... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 98 times

Tags: 12 Nigerian female volleyballers depart for African championships in Rwanda

NCC launches 4-year strategic vision plan

…releases a compendium of the EVC’s speeches.   By Anthony Isibor.    PROF. Umar Garba Danbatta,  executive vice-chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has launched a strategic vision plan... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 93 times

Tags:  PROF. Umar Garba Danbatta,Nigerian Communications Commission,

Photo: Nigerian girl wins Miss Ireland

NIGERIAN Pamela Uba, whose parents are from Uke, Idemili North in Anambra state, has won Miss Ireland contest last night, Wednesday, September 8. The 26-year-old Uba  crowned... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 220 times

Tags: Photo: Nigerian girl wins Miss Ireland

400,000 Nigerian drug users who share needles responsible for spread of HIV

ABOUT 400,000 Nigerian drug users who exchange needles and syringes as a group while ingesting drugs are responsible for the spread of HIV in the country. Dr... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 70 times

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Swedish firm embarks on digital literacy, skill acquisition for Nigerian students

GLOBAL Wissen Consult, a Sweden-Nigerian firm is partnering with education experts in Nigeria to boost digital education and enhance skills acquisition through digital programmes in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Swedish firm embarks on digital literacy, skill acquisition for Nigerian students

Air Peace is Official Airline Sponsor of the Nigerian National Teams

THE Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday sealed a partnership agreement with Air Peace that made the frontline indigeous airline company the Official Airline Sponsor of Nigerian... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 54 times

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Air Peace is Official Airline Sponsor of the Nigerian National Teams

THE Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday sealed a partnership agreement with Air Peace that made the frontline indigeous airline company the Official Airline Sponsor of Nigerian... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 221 times

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Air Peace is Official Airline Sponsor of the Nigerian National Teams

THE Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday sealed a partnership agreement with Air Peace that made the frontline indigeous airline company the Official Airline Sponsor of Nigerian... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 211 times

Tags: Air Peace is Official Airline Sponsor of the Nigerian National Teams

 How Nigerians can stop President Muhammadu Buhari from carrying out anti-people policies   

INTRODUCTION PRESIDENT Muhamadu Buhari's insistence on enforcing non- existent open-grazing laws and the construction of a rail line directly from Nigeria to Niger Republic, inspite of massive... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 935 times

Tags: Mike Ozekhome, President Muhammadu Buhari, National Association of Nigerian Students , Nigerian Medical Association, Nigerian Labour Congress (

NNPC, KDSG, Sign MoU on Gas Utilisation, Expansion

…as Kyari assures gas supply will revamp industries  NIGERIA’S domestic gas penetration aspirations have received a major boost as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Kaduna State... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 621 times

Tags: Gas Aggregation Company of Nigeria,Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,Mallam Mele Kyari,

With Aisha Buhari Cup, Future is Assured for Nigerian Girl-Child - Eucharia

FORMER Super Falcons’ Head Coach, Eucharia Uche, has declared her support for the Aisha Buhari Cup, saying that with the tournament, future is assured for Nigerian... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 112 times

Tags: With Aisha Buhari Cup, Future is Assured for Nigerian Girl-Child - Eucharia

House of Reps lauds Kyari over revenue projection for 2022-2024 

MELE Kyari, group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), on Wednesday received accolades from the House of Representatives Committee on Finance for providing... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 519 times

Tags: MELE Kyari,Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,Hon. Abiodun James Faleke,

Ihejirika, Nigerian Army clear the air on kidnappings, insecurity in Abia State

THE Nigerian Army has denied allegations that it is promoting criminality in Abia state and involved in the release of kidnap suspects in Isuikwuato Local Government... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Ihejirika, Nigerian Army clear the air on kidnappings, insecurity in Abia State

NNPC to monitor fuel distribution electronically to check activities of smugllers — GMD

MR Mele Kyari, the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has said that the corporation would henceforth employ electronic to monitor... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 517 times

Tags: MR Mele Kyari,House of Representatives Committee on Finance.,Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,

South East safe to host NUJ 7th Triennial conference - NUJ States chairmen

THIRTEEN key officials of the Nigerian Union of Journalists in the five South Eastern States have dismissed the false alarm that South East is not safe... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 146 times

Tags: Nigerian Union of Journalists,

Army not abetting criminality in Abia – Nwachukwu

THE Nigerian Army has dismissed allegations by a lawmaker in Abia that the military officers were aiding and abetting criminality in Isuikwuato Local Government Area of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 34 times

Tags: The Nigerian Army,Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu,

PFAN seeks ICPC’s intervention over maltreatment of Nigerian Football Players

THE Professional Footballers Association of Nigeria (PFAN) has sought the intervention of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) over the plight and... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 260 times

Tags: PFAN seeks ICPC’s intervention over maltreatment of Nigerian Football Players

NIFOR urges farmers to embrace date palm cultivation for its profitability

THE Nigerian Institute For Oil Palm Research (NIFOR) has advised farmers to embrace the cultivation of date palm for its huge return on investment profits. The Executive... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Nigerian Institute For Oil Palm Research,Dr Celestine Ekonoebe,

Diplomatic bruhaha as DR Congo officials harass Nigerian diplomats

A diplomatic row is brewing between Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Congo following harassment of Nigerian diplomats, burgling of the Nigerian Embassy in Kinshasa by... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 177 times

Tags: Nigerian Ambassador to the DR Congo, Ambassador (Engr) Omar Suleiman

Former NBA chairman threatens legal action against police over detained suspected IPOB informant 

MONDAY Ubani, former chairman, Nigerian Bar Association, and chairman, Association Section on Public and Developmental Law, NBA-SPIDEL, has threatened to drag Usman Baba, Inspector-General of Police,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 54 times

Tags: MONDAY Ubani, Nigerian Bar Association,Biafra,,

Society of Nigerian Artists mourns Yusuf Grillo

THE Society of Nigerian Artists (SNA) have paid tribute to late veteran artist, Yusuf Grillo who died Monday, Aug. 23, 2021, at the age of  86. Mr... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 278 times

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Reps committee rejects Customs’ N1.33trn target revenue for 2022

THE House of Representatives Committee on Finance has rejected the N1.33 trillion target revenue by the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) for the 2022 fiscal year. The committee... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 69 times

Tags: House of Representatives,Nigerian Customs Service,Mr  James Faleke

Doctor’s strike: Court orders parties to suspend hostilities, maintain status quo

THE National Industrial Court, Abuja, on Monday ordered striking members of the Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors ( NARD) and the Federal Government to suspend all... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 164 times

Tags:  National Industrial Court, Abuja,Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors,

COAS visits 2 Division, tasks officers on professionalism

 THE Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.- Gen. Faruq Yahaya, has tasked officers and soldiers of the 2 Division Nigerian Army to be loyal and professional... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Lt.- Gen. Faruq Yahaya,Nigerian Army,

We’re repositioning NPA for efficiency, safety – MD

THE Acting Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mr Mohammed Bello-Koko, has pledged management’s determination to reposition the nation’s seaports for greater efficiency, safety... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Nigerian Ports Authority,Mr Mohammed Bello-Koko,Mr Olaseni Alakija,

Doctors Strike: NARD rejects new MoU with FG

The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has rejected the new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) presented by the Federal Government. The NARD National President, Dr Okhuaihesuyi Uyilawa,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 122 times

Tags: The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), Federal Government, Dr Okhuaihesuyi Uyilawa, Dr Chris Ngige,

Nigerian men’s basketball premier league gets underway Sept. 7, says coordinator

THE 2021 Nigerian Men’s Premier Basketball League has been fixed for Sept.7 as the race for the championship of the Nigerian Basketball League gets underway. The eventual... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 311 times

Tags: Nigerian men’s basketball premier league gets underway Sept. 7, says coordinator

Wabote, Sanwo-Olu, Ogunsanya, Shell Nigeria, others win 2021 African Business Leadership Awards

…winners, runners-up to be decorated at the 6th Invest in Africa Summit 2021 (virtual) on September 16- 17 FOUR Nigerians and Shell Nigeria have emerged winners in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 445 times

Tags: Simbi Wabote, executive secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State governor, Benedict Peters, chief executive officer of Aiteo Group, Segun Og