Tag: Nigeria

Will Nigerian Airlines Survive?

Since July 8, 2020 when the nation’s airspace was reopened for domestic flight operations, Nigerian airlines have been brainstorming on how to survive when after over three months of lockdown…

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Ogbonnaya Onu to headline 4th Nanotechnology conference by Lautech Nano+ group

The minister of science and technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, will on Tuesday 27 October address the plenary session of the 4th annual workshop/conference on nanotechnology at the Ladoke Akintola University of…

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We’re researching on pollution control in Nigeria, says Minister

  From Adeniyi Ajayi, Abuja The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has said that the ministry is carrying out research on appropriate technologies and effective data collection…

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Nigeria Overtakes India as World Capital for Under-five Deaths

  Nigeria has overtaken India as the world capital for under-five deaths, according to the 2020 mortality estimates released by United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). The development comes two years…

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Akufo-Ado Assures Gbajabiamila of Ghana’s Readiness to Resolve Trade Dispute with Nigeria

The President of Ghana, Prof. Nana Akufo-Addo has assured the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila of the readiness of the Ghanaian government to consider the resolutions…

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Nigeria Has Established Prima Facie Case of Fraud against P&ID, UK Court Rules

A United Kingdom Commercial Court has held that Nigeria has successful established a prima facie case against Process and Industrial Development Limited (P&ID) in the Gas Supply Processing Agreement (GSPA).…

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Celebrating Nigerian Health Workers as Unsung Heroes against COVID-19

  Contrary to popular belief that Nigeria’s COVID-19 burden would, 188 days after the first recorded case, lead to human and economic catastrophe with millions of infections and hundreds of…

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Nigerian, Ghanaian Officials Hold Talks to End Diplomatic Spat

Nigeria and Ghana yesterday began talks to cement cracks in their bilateral relations owing to the diplomatic crisis between them arising from the alleged maltreatment of Nigerians in Ghana. Senior…

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The Nigerian drummer who set the beat for US civil rights

  IMAGE COPYRIGHTGETTY IMAGES Three years before Rosa Parks' bus boycott, Nigerian drummer Babatunde Olatunji protested against racial segregation in the southern states of America. He was part of a…

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Precious Orji on turning talent into Paralympic gold for Nigeria

Nigeria's Precious Orji set a world record as she won para powerlifting gold at the 2019 Rio Paralympics (Photo: Para Powerlifting) It was love at first lift for Josephine Precious…

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