News

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Ailing Buhari recovering fast: acting president

 

 Ailing Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is in good spirit and recovering very fast, the country’s acting president Yemi Osinbajo said Wednesday. Osinbajo disclosed this to reporters in Abuja, the nation’s capital, before the commencement of the weekly Federal Executive Council … read more

City Guides

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Visiting Nigeria? Here Are Five Things That You Must Know

 

 One out of five Africans is a Nigerian. Nigeria dominates the continent and it is hailed as the most populous place in the region. A visit in this tropic place will put anyone in a culturally rich region, diverse society … read more

Essential Info

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Nigeria visas within two days

 

 Nigeria will process all tourist and business visas within two days, the vice president’s office said on Friday, as Africa’s largest economy, mired in recession, tries to improve the ease of doing business in the country. Applicants will be notified … read more

Technology

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Nigeria hires US tech giants to save costs and fight corruption

 

 Nigeria is hiring US technology giants such as Oracle and Microsoft as the government invests more to save costs and fight corruption. An initiative led by California-based Oracle has enabled Nigerian authorities to remove 50,000 so-called ghost workers, or fake … read more

Arts & Entertainment

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Germany-based Nigerian artists present ‘Wanderlust’ in Lagos

 

 Six leading and emerging artists with strong roots in Germany and Nigeria will present to the public ‘Wandelust,’ an exhibition of 40 paintings, drawings, photographs, and mixed media works, in Lagos on July 10. Chidi Kwubiri, Junkman of Africa, Emeka … read more

Sports

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How Becker lost £100m investments in Nigeria

 

 Boris Becker may have lost his £100m fortune in part because of questionable investments in the Nigerian oil industry, according to claims in the German press. Since the 49-year-old former tennis star was declared bankrupt in a London court last … read more