Nigeria to supply Walmart with $6 billion worth of cashew nuts

Nigeria is set to supply 130,000 tonnes of roasted cashew nuts valued at $7 billion to Walmart Super Market chain in the United States of America, USA. This was revealed by the Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbe, on Wednesday while briefing State House correspondents after the meeting of the Federal Executive Council at the State…… Continue reading Nigeria to supply Walmart with $6 billion worth of cashew nuts

Buhari on life-support for 20 days, needs prayer, presidency must tell Nigerians the truth always – Fayose

Today, it makes 53 days since our President; Muhammadu Buhari left Nigeria to attend to his health challenges abroad. No official information as to his whereabouts and his state of health. Like every other Nigerians, I do not wish the president dead, I have therefore maintained dignified silence since we were told that the President…… Continue reading Buhari on life-support for 20 days, needs prayer, presidency must tell Nigerians the truth always – Fayose

Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala fund pulls out of Etisalat Nigeria

Abu Dhabi state investment fund Mubadala has pulled out of Etisalat Nigeria after the telecoms firm failed to renegotiate a $1.2 billion loan taken out four years ago with 13 Nigerian banks, the central bank said on Friday. It gave no details on what it meant by “pulled out” but said it had intervened in…… Continue reading Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala fund pulls out of Etisalat Nigeria

Senior Nigerian lawyer stripped of SAN title.

Nigeria’s legal practitioners privileges committee has stripped a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, B. I. Nwofor, of his title as senior advocate. The decision which was taken at the committee’s 126th general meeting held on June 22 was contained in a letter from the privileges committee signed by the Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court, Ahmed…… Continue reading Senior Nigerian lawyer stripped of SAN title.

We will withdraw all mobile policemen from VIPs in Nigeria – Police IGP, Idris.

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has said the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) has perfected plans to withdraw its mobile personnel attached to important personalities in the country back to the barracks. According to him, the measure was intended to bring the police closer to Nigerians Idris disclosed this on Friday during an interactive…… Continue reading We will withdraw all mobile policemen from VIPs in Nigeria – Police IGP, Idris.

Terror Attacks Planned for Eid Holiday Foiled in Nigeria

The Nigerian state security agency announced on Friday that it thwarted plans by militants to detonate explosives in four cities in the north of the country during celebrations to mark the Islamic Eid al-Fitre holiday. The Department of State Services (DSS) said the attacks were planned in Kano, Sokoto, Kaduna and Maiduguri during the June…… Continue reading Terror Attacks Planned for Eid Holiday Foiled in Nigeria

Southampton name former Liverpool player Pellegrini new coach.

According to their Twitter profile, Southampton has officially confirmed Mauricio Pellegrino’s choice as a new coach. The Argentine tactician has signed a three-year contract with the English club, taking over for the exiting Claude Puel. For Southhampton, Pellegrino becomes their third coach in three years, as Puel and Ronald Koeman occupied the bench before him.…… Continue reading Southampton name former Liverpool player Pellegrini new coach.