Tag: burkina faso

Ayomitide AdeyinkaJanuary 29, 2024

Tinubu Set to Inaugurate Minimum Wage Tripartite Committee on Tuesday | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss. ...

Ayomitide AdeyinkaSeptember 8, 2023

Peter Obi Expresses Disappointment in the PEPC Judgment and chooses to Appeal; Captain Traoré says Burkina Faso is “not enemies of the French people” | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, and African countries, these are the five top Nigerian and African ...

Ado AminuAugust 20, 2021

South Africans form long queues as COVID-19 jabs opened to all adults, Insecurity: Sen. Gobir urges FG to remobilise retired military personnel | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss: Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: US accuses Abiy’s government of ...

Ado AminuAugust 9, 2021

U.N Climate Change Report sounds ‘code red for humanity,’ Several soldiers killed in northern Burkina Faso ambush | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss: SADC launches military mission as Rwanda helps retake ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 6, 2017

Super Eagles ranked 40th in latest FIFA ranking

by Dolapo Adelana The Super Eagles are now ranked the 40th best team in men’s football. In the latest ranking ...

RoqeebahMarch 25, 2017

130 underaged Nigerian girls trapped in foreign lands | 5 numbers that mattered this week

130 – Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa disclosed that 130 Nigerian girls are ...

AzeezMarch 25, 2017

Super Eagles friendly match against Burkina Faso called off

The second friendly match of the Super Eagles of Nigeria against Burkina Faso scheduled to hold in London on Monday ...

AzeezMarch 25, 2017

130 underaged Nigerian girls trapped in Mali, B’faso – FG

About 130 underaged Nigerian girls are still trapped in Mali and Burkina Faso, Punch reports. Senior Special Assistant to the ...

Oreoluwa PetersJuly 20, 2016

UBA and MasterCard announce ground-breaking Pan-African partnership

United Bank Africa (UBA) and MasterCard have announced a partnership which will see UBA act as the issuer for MasterCard ...

Oreoluwa PetersDecember 7, 2015

Davido gets the superstar treatment in Burkina Faso (WATCH)

It’s quite incredible the love being shown to Nigerian artistes around the world, especially in African countries. Davido experienced that special ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 23, 2015

Burkina Faso military coup: The time to get serious is now

What happens when an organism stops growing? My guess is that you know the answer, but I do not request ...

Janeth JSeptember 17, 2015

Everything you should know about the military coup in Burkina Faso

There was a coup in Burkina Faso on Thursday morning. The country’s army has taken over government and have detained ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 23, 2015

How 6 Nigerian women were rescued from sex trafficking in Burkina Faso

Six Nigerian women have been rescued from the shackles of a pimp called Balikis, who tricked them into thinking they ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 7, 2014

42 Boko Haram suspects released by the Army

by James Sambo Forty two Boko Haram suspects have been freed by the authorities of the 7 Division of the Nigerian ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 6, 2014

GEJ, Ghanaian and Senegal Presidents broker peace deal in Burkina Faso

by Azubuike Azikiwe A peace deal has been brokered in the crisis-ridden West African nation of Burkina Faso. President Goodluck ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 5, 2014

Big Brother: GEJ arrives Burkina Faso to resolve political crisis

by Kolapo Olapoju President Goodluck Jonathan has arrived in Burkina Faso to meet with the military head of state, Lt.-Col. ...

Isime EseneNovember 4, 2014

Big Brother is here: Jonathan heads to Burkina Faso for crisis talks

by Akan Ido President Goodluck Jonathan will travel to Ouagadougou tomorrow as a member of the three-man delegation of Heads ...

Op-Ed EditorNovember 1, 2014

Opinion: Let us compare Thomas Sankara with Blaise Compaore

by Demilade Osoteku Have you ever heard the name Thomas Sankara? How about Blaise Compaore? Odds are high that most ...

YEditorAugust 15, 2014

The Nigerian footballer who died in the Air Algerie crash is coming home

by Olorunwa Lawal The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Thursday assured that the remains of Emmanuel Ogbu, a Nigerian ...

SolaJuly 30, 2014

Should you fly? We break down the terror of flying by air these days (READ)

by Emmanuel Chidiogo   2014 has witnessed one too many crashes in one month for the aviation industry worldwide, than ...

December 15, 2013

FG kicks off The Future Awards Africa Week today… Microsoft to launch Aiki.ng jobs portal

by Isi Esene The Future Awards Africa 2013 will be formally opened by Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan at a special ...

November 20, 2013

Japheth Omojuwa: If Stephen Keshi were a white man we would have worshipped him (Y! FrontPage)

by Japheth Omojuwa If Stephen Keshi were a white man, he would not be owed several months’ salaries by the country’s ...

June 22, 2013

Sad news: 10 illegal migrants from Nigeria, Benin and Burkina Faso drown off the coast of Gabon, 20 still missing

by Rachel Ogbu A boat carrying migrants from Nigeria, Benin and Burkina Faso sank off the coast of Gabon killing ...

April 21, 2013

Femi Fani-Kayode: A word for our leaders

by Femi Fani-Kayode Why do we always take ten steps forward and twenty steps backwards? Why is our case and ...

February 10, 2013

D’banj set to perform at the AFCON 2013 finals

by Akan Ido Nigerian superstar artiste, D’banj is reportedly getting ready to entertain spectators tomorrow at the finals of the ...

February 10, 2013

It’s happening in Abuja! NSC brings music, comedy, and football together for the Eagles for AFCON finals

The National Sports Commission (NSC) is organising a free viewing centre for fans to watch the final match of the ...

February 3, 2013

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu: Hanging out with the voiceless (Y! FrontPage)

We make a lot of noise, disagree on everything and fail to focus on one issue long enough to resolve ...

January 28, 2013

AFCON 2013: “Don’t embarrass us,” NFF tells Eagles

The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) says the Super Eagles must not embarrass the country by failing to qualify for the ...

January 23, 2013

“It is like a lost game” – Yobo reacts to Burkina Faso draw

by Isi Esene Nigeria’s national team captain, Joseph Yobo has expressed disappointment over the draw played by the Super Eagles ...

January 21, 2013

Stallions clip Eagles’ wings

Alain Traore scored with virtually the last kick of the match as Burkina Faso snatched a point against Nigeria. The ...

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