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United States President, Joe Biden, says Sweden and Finland have the full, total and complete backing of his country in their decision to apply for North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO membership). Sweden and Finland submitted their applications to be part of the Western defence alliance this week, marking a major shift in European geopolitics. Speaking […]

Former Nigerian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Thursday, said he is a patriot and has no apology for being passionate about Nigeria, which is Africa’s most populous nation. Chief Obasanjo stated this while playing host to a presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Muhammed Hayatudeen, at his presidential library home in Abeokuta, the […]

The relatives of kidnapped victims on the Kaduna-bound train that was attacked in March, have criticized authorities of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), for announcing May 23 as the resumption date for services on the Abuja-Kaduna route. Chairman of the Concerned Relatives of Abducted Persons, Dr. Abdulfatai Jimoh, who made the criticism accused the NRC […]

Women farmers in Kaduna state and the northern part of Nigeria have been described as the livewire of agricultural production, without which the sector would suffer lots of setbacks. Secretary, Legal Trustee of Legal Awareness for Nigerian Women, LEADS, Mrs. Rebecca Sako-John, said this on Tuesday in Kaduna, at a capacity training for women agricultural […]

The United States’ Congress says it will approve a 40-billion-dollar aid package for Ukraine in the latest fulfillment of President Joe Biden’s promise of support for the nation as it fights off the Russian invasion. Passage of the money is an unusually bipartisan move for the harshly divided United States’ Congress. Republican Senate Minority Leader, […]

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has begun awareness creation that would promote safety and security amongst girls in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in the country. The commission held an awareness event at the Government Science Technical College (GSTC), Area 3, Garki, on Thursday in Abuja, to commemorate the Girls in ICT Day. Speaking […]

Stakeholders in Abuja have expressed concerns over the housing deficit in Nigeria, urging investors to close the deficits. The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) had disclosed that the country’s present housing deficit of over 20 million units would require about 21 trillion naira to finance. Experts at the Infinity Trust Mortgage Plc’s 16th yearly general […]

A Turkish migration official said the country now has more than 113,000 Syrians who could vote in Turkish elections. Director of Compliance and Communication of the Migration Administration of Turkey, Gokce Ok, said in a public debate that a total of 200,950 Syrians were granted Turkish citizenship. According to him, about 113,654 of them are over […]

As part of efforts to enhance the distribution of cargo across the nation, Nigeria is projecting the movement of over two million containers on the nation’s inland waterways yearly by 2025. National Inland Waterways Authority’s Managing Director, NIWA, George Moghalu disclosed this while speaking at a virtual meeting organised by the Nigerian Chamber of Shipping […]

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir Ahmed El-rufai, has disclosed that members of the Ansaru and Boko Haram terrorist’s groups have penetrated some parts of the State. Governor El-rufai made the assertion during the presentation of the first quarterly security report for 2022 to the state’s security council, in Kaduna. According to him, these terrorists’ groups have infiltrated […]

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