Buhari to Nigerians: Let’s celebrate independence


 President Muhammadu Buhari urged Nigerians Thursday morning to roll out the drums in celebration of the country’s 55th year of independence from the British colonialists, despite the hardship that the citizens are going through. He said the nation had failed … read more

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Nigeria hoping for sea change with Africa’s answer to Dubai


 BAR Beach in Lagos was once a meeting place for the people of this sprawling megacity. Informal bars stretched along the narrow belt of sand, church groups came to pray, children played in the water and touts, prostitutes and others … read more

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Nigeria Reaches Milestone: No Polio Cases for a Year


 The World Health Organization announced Friday that Nigeria has been removed from the list of polio endemic countries, a key step in the eradication of the disease. The organization said Nigeria had gone more than a year without a recorded … read more