Tag: Cote d’Ivoire

Ado AminuAugust 17, 2021

Taliban takeover: Uganda to take in 2,000 Afghan refugees, Female soldiers on the frontline in northern Mozambique | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss: Taliban takeover: Uganda to take in 2,000 Afghan ...

Bernard DayoMarch 15, 2021

The unlawful detention of Itunu Babalola in Cote d’lvoire is rooted in xenophobia

Today on social media, many Nigerians galvanised to push the #JusticeForItunu hashtag after journalist and political critic David Hundeyin posted ...

AzeezNovember 27, 2017

Buhari to depart Nigeria for EU-AU summit in Cote d’Ivoire

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday will depart Nigeria for the 5th European Union-African Union (EU-AU) summit in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire. Special Adviser ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

“The leadership of Nigeria is quite important to all of us” – Ouattara

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with Cote d’Ivoire President Alassane Ouattara at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The leaders discussed issues bordering ...

Samuel OkikeOctober 30, 2017

The Late 5: What you need to know about the new SGF, Boss Mustapha, Why Buhari met with Tinubu, and other top stories

Good evening. Here are the top 5 stories that drove conversation today: Today’s biggest story: President Muhammadu Buhari fired the ...

YWriterAugust 21, 2016

Simon Kolawole: Agriculture is NOT the magic solution

by Simon Kolawole Anytime I hear Nigerian presidents, ministers, governors, economists, analysts and commentators declare that agriculture is the alternative ...

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 ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 24, 2016

‘Anytime I’m outside Nigeria, they say I’m on exile’ – Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has refuted claims that he is in Cote d’Ivoire on exile. According to the claims, Jonathan “had ...

Isime EseneMay 23, 2016

SPECIAL REPORT: Agriculture can’t save Nigeria, but agribusiness might

by Mazi Emeka As the Nigerian economy slowly descends into full blown recession, and the national currency nose dives to ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 15, 2014

Copa Lagos 2014 final in pix – Sand Eagles surrender their perennial crown to the Ivory Coast

by Mark Bassey and Hychinth Iyereosa Cote d’Ivoire defeated the Super Sand Eagles to win the 2014 edition of Copa ...

ifrekeAugust 14, 2014

So what’s Nigeria’s new position in July’s FIFA ranking?

by Mark Bassey Nigeria continues to climb in the FIFA rankings and now sits in the 33rd position, after the ...

oluwatobisoyomboJuly 31, 2014

Meet the new coach of Cote d’Ivoire

by Mark Bassey Herve Renard has been appointed as the new head coach of the Cote d’Ivoire national team. The ...

SolaJuly 28, 2014

Anti-gay law: 10 American senators want to punish Nigeria [DETAILS]

by Emmanuel Chidiogo   As a result of the anti-gay law signed by President Goodluck Jonathan earlier this year, ten ...

April 3, 2014

D’banj, Omawumi, Femi Kuti, others hit the farm in new video ‘Cocoa na Chocolate’ (WATCH)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Catch D’banj ,Omawumi Victoria Kimani and others get their hands dirty in the farm in the new video whose ...

April 1, 2014

D’banj, Omawumi, 17 other African stars launch ‘Cocoa na Chocolate’ to change the face of agriculture

by Akintomiwa Agbaje     ONE.org today launched one of the continent’s biggest musical collaborations ever, ‘Cocoa na Chocolate’, in support ...

January 13, 2014

Opinion: Isa Hayatou and the ruse called Glo CAF Awards

by Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye Lastly, dear Africans, without being immodest and sentimental, i declare that it is time for Isa ...

September 6, 2013

ASUU strike: NANS blasts FG, threaten to shut down private universities

University students under the umbrella of National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, yesterday, took to the streets in Ado Ekiti, ...

July 20, 2013

Why I visited Obasanjo – Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan has confirmed meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday in his residence in Owu, Abeokuta, Ogun ...

April 16, 2013

Gbenga Olorunpomi: The Bola Tinubu Colloquium – When a new generation spoke (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi This time around, the youth took centre stage, while the elderly and experienced listened and marveled. Just ...

March 4, 2013

President Goodluck Jonathan and Dame Patience receive highest National Honour in Cote d’Ivoire

by Chi Ibe President Goodluck Jonathan was conferred the highest honour in Cote d’Ivoire, the Grand Cross of the Order ...

March 3, 2013

APC governors donate mattress, pillows to Aso Rock… in last week’s news with a pinch of salt

by Stanley Azuakola He said “for instance, Sarah Jubril, the Mama One Vote herself, is the president’s special adviser on ...

March 1, 2013

Opinion: The progress in West Africa is visible, but uneven

From The Economist The day that Nigeria works properly, the battle for Africa’s future will have been won. Leaving the ...

February 4, 2013

Una watch dat ball yesterday? – and more in today’s news round-up with Cheta Nwanze

by Cheta Nwanze But for those of you who watch footie on the regular, you’d know that Big Boss achieved ...

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 ...

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