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Forest Fires Greece

Large forest fire blazing near Athens

A force of over 160 firefighters on Sunday battled to contain a large fire near Athens blazing for a second day amid gale force winds, officials said. The fire department said the blaze burned in the mountains above Loutraki, a [...]

September 15, 2019 International
Ekweremadu

Attack on Ekweremadu was terrorism – Nigerian ambassador to Germany Ruona Meyer

In this interview with a freelance journalist, Ruona Meyer, the Nigerian Ambassador to Germany, Yusuf Tuggar, insists that the attack on ex-deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, by members of the separatist group, IPOB, is a crime and an act of terrorism. [...]

September 7, 2019 International
IPOB Declares Buhari Missing In Japan

IPOB Declares Buhari Missing In Japan, Presidency Reacts

Presidency Reacts As IPOB Declares Buhari Missing In Japan The Presidency has debunked the alleged report by the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, that President Muhammadu Buhari is missing in Japan, Hope For Nigeria Online reports.  Hope For Nigeria Online [...]

August 27, 2019 International
Nigerian Migrants

Nigerian Migrants In Germany To Be Deported On Monday

On Monday, a new batch of Nigerian migrants will be deported from Germany to Nigeria. The migrants are expected to leave Frankfurt Airport at 8 am and land in Nigeria’s Murtala Mohammed International Airport around 2 pm and 3 pm. [...]

August 17, 2019 International
Udom imports 2,000 cattle from Brazil

Akwa Ibom Governor Udom imports 2,000 cattle from Brazil for ranching

Udom imports 2,000 cattle from Brazil The Akwa Ibom State Government has said that it had imported 2,000 cattle from Brazil as part of efforts to produce sufficient meats with a view to increasing protein intake for people of the [...]

August 2, 2019 International
A YOUNG NIGERIAN JUST MADE A GOVERNMENT MINISTER IN BRITAIN

A YOUNG NIGERIAN JUST MADE A GOVERNMENT MINISTER IN BRITAIN

A YOUNG NIGERIAN JUST MADE A GOVERNMENT MINISTER IN BRITAIN Nigeria will destroy you, make you useless and kill your dream unless you have a strong connection to the political godfathers. I have met Kemi Adegoke-Badenoch in 2010 while she [...]

August 2, 2019 International
British Prime Minister Appoints Nigerian As Minister

British Prime Minister Appoints Nigerian As Minister (Photo)

British Prime Minister Appoints Nigerian As Minister Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson, has appointed Olukemi Olufunto Badenoch, aged 39, as Children and Families Minister, as part of his government reshuffle. Badenoch is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament [...]

July 30, 2019 International
Robot Waitress

See The Robot Waitress Introduced In UK Restaurant

The Robot Waitress Introduced In UK Restaurant What will you do if you find yourself in a situation whereby you’re very hungry and then you head to a restaurant to get some food, and after calling on a waiter to [...]

July 30, 2019 International
Nigerian Street Preacher Arrested in UK

Nigerian Street Preacher Arrested in UK, Awarded £2,500 For Wrongful Arrest

Nigerian Street Preacher Arrested in UK A Nigerian Christian street preacher who was handcuffed and arrested by UK Police for constituting nuisance on the street, has been awarded £2,500 for wrongful arrest. Oluwole Ilesanmi, 64, has welcomed the payout by [...]

July 28, 2019 International
U.S. bans Nigerians

U.S. bans Nigerians who ‘undermined democracy’ during 2019 election

U.S. bans Nigerians: The United States on Tuesday announced an urgent imposition of visa restrictions on Nigerians it accused of trying to undermine democracy at this year’s general elections. The ban, which the State Department described as specifically targeted towards [...]

July 24, 2019 International
Theresa May

The UK awaits new Prime Minister as Theresa May quits tomorrow

The United Kingdom will today know its new premier preparatory to tomorrow’s resignation of Prime Minister Theresa May. It is expected that by lunchtime, the European nation would have welcomed its new leader, as the Conservatives would have announced the [...]

July 23, 2019 International
American Firm Hoists Nigerian Flag To Honour Employee

American Firm Hoists Nigerian Flag To Honour Employee

American Firm Hoists Nigerian Flag To Honour Employee American multinational company, Stericycle Inc., recently hoisted the Nigerian flag in honour of a hardworking new employee, Mrs Omolanke Shelle. Thirty eight years old Shelle, an indigene of Ekiti, western Nigeria, works [...]

July 21, 2019 International
Trump Calls Kim Darroch, UK Ambassador A Very Stupid Guy

Trump Calls Kim Darroch, UK Ambassador ‘A Very Stupid Guy’

The UK’s “wacky” ambassador to the US is “a very stupid guy” who is understood to be a “pompous fool”, Donald Trump has said. The latest tweets from the President came after Downing Street reaffirmed its “full support” for Sir [...]

July 10, 2019 International
Sanwo-olu

British Envoy Meets Sanwo-olu, Seeks Partnership On Water Transportation

The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ms Catriona Laing, on Friday met with Lagos State governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to discuss bilateral partnership, which focused on three key areas of common interest – technology-driven water transportation, investment and smart city [...]

July 6, 2019 International

Nigerian govt writes British Parliamentary Group, denies persecution of Christians

The Nigerian government has repudiated claims by a group styling itself as Northern Christian Elders Forum, who falsely alleged that the Muhammadu Buhari administration is practising bigotry and alienating Christians. The response by the Nigerian government is contained in a [...]

June 29, 2019 International
Nigerian High Commission

High commissions as touch points for the Nigerian diaspora

Did you know that contrary to popular belief, an embassy or high commission is actually not sovereign foreign of the sending state, and also when you enter the premises of any Nigerian High Commission abroad, you are not standing on [...]

June 25, 2019 International
EU

West Africa: EU Supports Nigeria, Beninoise Customs With N8.1 Billion Scanner

The effort to facilitate trade and speedy clearance of cargo in Nigeria’s busiest land border will be revved up soon as the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) and its Beninoise counterpart have taken delivery of a new cargo scanning machine donated [...]

June 22, 2019 International
Trump

Donald J Trump Declares Second Term Bid!

Early this morning(Nigerian Time), the 45th US President, Donald J Trump declared his bid to run for the US presidency for a second term. He captioned his campaign to be “KEEP AMERICA GREAT” If you watched the campaign, the crowd [...]

June 19, 2019 International
The 32-year-old Nigerian man who destroyed 5 embassy cars in London, yesterday, has been arrested by the police.

Nigerian Man Who Destroyed 5 Nigerian Embassy Cars, Arrested

The 32-year-old Nigerian man who destroyed 5 embassy cars in London, yesterday, has been arrested by the police...According to reports, Jeffery Apkovweta Ewohime initially caused problem at the Belgian embassy where his passport was confiscated...After he was turned back by [...]

June 18, 2019 International
Nigerians Arrested In Raid By Malaysian Immigration Officers

Nigerians Arrested In Raid By Malaysian Immigration Officers

Nigerians Arrested In Raid By Malaysian Immigration Officers A total of 130 illegals, mostly from African nations, weare nabbed in two raids in Kajang and Puchong, last night. The raids by the Immigration Department started at 10.30pm in Kajang yesterday, [...]

June 17, 2019 International
Nigeria Set To Deport Millions Of Illegal Aliens

Nigeria Set To Deport Millions Of Illegal Aliens

Nigeria Set To Deport Millions Of Illegal Aliens The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) will commence issuance of residence permits to foreign nationals in the next three months as it moves to expel millions of illegal immigrants living in the country. [...]

June 17, 2019 International

Buckingham Palace Ballroom Where President Trump Dined With The Queen(Pics)

President Trump Dined With The Queen: Queen Elizabeth II laid on the grandest of welcomes to Donald Trump and his entourage last night, the highest of honours possible for a visiting head of state. The President led the 170 guests [...]

June 5, 2019 International

President Donald Trump’s ₦465million Beast Limousine Spotted Refueling In London

President Donald Trump has bought his £1.2million ‘Beast’ limousine to London this week, and the heavily armed Cadillac was spotted at a BP petrol station in London which resulted in the road being blocked off by police in order for [...]

June 4, 2019 International
Black Mayor Of London Borough Of Brent

Meet Ernest Ezeajughi, The 1st Black Mayor Of London Borough Of Brent (Video)

Nigerian from Anambra Mr Ernest Ezeajughi becomes first Black Mayor of the London Borough of Brent  [...]

May 10, 2019 International
Susan Ojukwu

17-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Receives Over $90k Dollars Fellowship Award

A Nigerian-American, Susan Ojukwu has recently received the received a USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship, awarded to outstanding individuals interested in careers in the foreign service of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Susan, 17 years of [...]

May 7, 2019 International
Ogoni Clean–up

Ogoni Clean–up: Minister Leads Delegation To UK

Ogoni Clean–up: Committed to the restoration of oil polluted sites, the minister of environment, Suleiman Hassan Zarma, has led other senior government officials on a working visit to the United Kingdom for the successful clean-up of Ogoni oil spill. The [...]

May 7, 2019 International
Amaechi In China As May Delivery Date Still Sketchy

Lagos-Ibadan Railway: Amaechi In China As May Delivery Date Still Sketchy

All eyes are on the minister of transportation, Mr. Rotimi Ameachi if he will prove his word on the Lagos-Ibadan Railway on the May delivery date. According to The Punch Newspapers… The Federal Government has asked the Chinese Railway Rolling [...]

May 2, 2019 International
Ilesanmi Adesida, First African To Head University of Illinois, Public Ivy in US

Ilesanmi Adesida, First African To Head University of Illinois, Public Ivy in US

Ilesanmi Adesida (born 1949, Ifon, Ondo State, Nigeria) is a naturalized American physicist of Yoruba Nigerian descent. He has been the provost at Nazarbayev University in Astana, Kazakhstan, from September 2016. Adesida is also the Donald Biggar Willett Professor Emeritus of [...]

April 30, 2019 International
ten Nigerians

Ten Nigerians without valid visa, arrested in Sri Lanka

Ten Nigerians are among 13 foreign nationals arrested by police for violating Sri Lankan immigration laws during their stay in the country, police said on Monday. The others arrested for the crime include one Indian, an Iraqi and a Thai [...]

April 30, 2019 International
Falz Manager

There’s Humiliation In Traveling With A Nigerian Passport! – Falz Manager

Femisoro, who happens to be falz manager have said Nigerians do not know the extent the countries image abroad has been dented. He posted this on his social media ,”The kind of humiliation you face travelling with a Nigerian passport [...]

April 28, 2019 International