Tag: nigerians

EditorApril 9, 2018

Road to 2019: Nigerians in Diaspora express support for Kingsley Moghalu presidential campaign

Nigerians in Diaspora have expressed support for the 2019 presidential campaign of the former deputy governor of the Central Bank ...

Alexander OnukwueMarch 19, 2018

To trade trust with Nigerians, Atiku has one major question to answer

By one commenter’s account, the review of Black Panther posted on Atiku Abubakar’s medium profile is an “impressive analysis”, even ...

AzeezFebruary 19, 2018

The Late 5: Buhari says Nigerians have to make sacrifices to fight corruption, FG queries Magu, Keyamo, and other top stories

These are the top five Nigerian stories that drove conversation today. Former governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu has ...

YNaija NewsRoomFebruary 18, 2018

#YNaijaEssays: Donald Trump has found an unlikely ally in Nigeria

The man who promised to drain the swamp The single most polarising event in the last decade happened over the ...

AzeezJanuary 1, 2018

Nigerians are very impatient – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said Nigerians are very impatient, in respect to politics and governance. Buhari made the comment in ...

AzeezJanuary 1, 2018

Fuel scarcity: I will get to the root of this collective blackmail – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to get to the root of the fuel scarcity in the country. Buhari said this ...

AzeezDecember 31, 2017

Buhari to address Nigerians on Monday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday make a national broadcast to Nigerians for the New Year. Senior Special Assistant on ...

AzeezDecember 27, 2017

NNPC, marketers need to stop accusing each other over fuel scarcity

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said the claim by Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association (DAPPMA) that it was ...

AzeezDecember 23, 2017

I am convinced better days lie ahead for us – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has told Nigerians that better days are ahead on the country. The president said this in his ...

AzeezDecember 20, 2017

Over 25,000 Nigerians are in slave and sex camps in Libya – NAPTIP

Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons(NAPTIP), Julie Okah-Donli on Tuesday said over 25,000 Nigerians have ...

AzeezDecember 17, 2017

Nigerians need to know what $1bn will be used for | SERAP tells Buhari

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to allow the mismanagement of anti-insurgency funds like ...

AzeezDecember 15, 2017

1,317 Nigerians rescued from Libya in 10 days

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has said 1,317 Nigerians have voluntarily returned from Libya in the last 10 days. ...

AzeezDecember 10, 2017

Create happiness department | Okorocha advises Air Force

Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has said most Nigerians are not truly happy, maintaining that only “four per cent could really be ...

AzeezDecember 10, 2017

Fuel scarcity created to benefit few privileged Nigerians – NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress has condemned the scarcity of petroleum products across the country. NLC President, Ayuba Wabba in a ...

AzeezDecember 6, 2017

Another batch of 257 Nigerians arrive from Libya

An aircraft carrying 257 Nigerians stranded in Libya landed at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on Wednesday. Spokesperson for the ...

AzeezDecember 3, 2017

FG releases emergency numbers for stranded Nigerians in Libya

The Federal Government has provided emergency numbers and email addresses for distressed Nigerians in Libya. Spokesperson, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ...

AzeezNovember 29, 2017

Protect Nigerians from Libya slave trade | Senate tells FG

The Senate on Wednesday has urged the Federal Government to save Nigerians from slavery in Libya. Kaka Baba Bashir, senator ...

AzeezNovember 27, 2017

FG to rescue Nigerians stranded in Libya

The Federal Government may be sending an aircraft to bring back Nigerians who were stranded in Libya. The Ministry of ...

AzeezNovember 27, 2017

You can criticise, but don’t mock us | Lai Mohammed tells media

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has said beneficiaries of corruption are fighting back the Federal Government’s anti-corruption efforts. Mohammed ...

AzeezNovember 16, 2017

I will repay Nigerians by protecting their interests – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he would repay the goodwill Nigerians extended towards him during his recent health crisis. Buhari spoke ...

AzeezNovember 14, 2017

Two Nigerians allegedly killed in South Africa within 48 hours

Two Nigerians have reportedly been killed in South Africa within 48 hours. NAN reports that Ikechukwu Edmond, aged 40 was allegedly ...

AzeezNovember 12, 2017

It will be double trouble if Nigerians vote PDP again – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has said it would be double tragedy if the Peoples Democratic Party is ...

AzeezNovember 7, 2017

Libya deports 149 Nigerians, 975 in five weeks

The National Emergency Management Agency on Monday received 149 stranded Nigerians deported from Libya. The 29 adult females, 115 adult males ...

AzeezNovember 6, 2017

Nigerians will soon get a new lease of life – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government has said the administration is winning the battle to revive the Nigerian economy. Minister of Information and ...

AzeezNovember 3, 2017

Budget 2018: Four items Nigerians will be looking out for

by Alexander O. Onukwue What will be the major talking points in President Buhari’s 2018 budget which he would present ...

AzeezNovember 1, 2017

We must resolve never to allow another war – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said Nigeria must no be allowed to witness another civil war. Buhari said this his remarks ...

AzeezOctober 25, 2017

Extend BVN deadline for Nigerians in diaspora – Buhari’s aide

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has said Nigerians in diaspora should be ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 24, 2017

Opinion: In search of the ‘detribalized’ Nigerian

by Jideofor Adibe   Nigerians love buzzwords – slogans that are repeated frequently enough, (and imbued with assumed values), that ...

ToluOctober 16, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: If you’re Nigerian and in Russia, Dino Melaye wants to hang out with you tonight

Senator Dino Melaye is in Russia for official legislative duties. The 122 thousand people who follow him on Instagram have ...

AzeezOctober 15, 2017

For Buhari to deliver his promises, Nigerians need to tolerate more debts – Adeosun

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun has said Nigerians will have to tolerate more borrowings by President Muhammadu Buhari to deliver ...

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