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


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


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



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


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



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