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Japan’s Daikin set to build air conditioners in Nigeria

TOKYO (Reuters) -Japan's Daikin Industries Ltd will begin assembling air conditioners in Nigeria as it renews a push into Africa that had been delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic, a regional head said on Thursday. "We...
Nigerian-American Day

Washington DC proclaims Oct. 1 Nigerian American Day

By Busayo Onijala The City of Washington DC, United States, has proclaimed Oct. 1 as Nigerian American Day in celebration of Nigeria’s 62nd Independence Day anniversary. The proclamation was made in a statement by the Mayor...

42,000 registered for FG’s vocational programme in Ogun State

By Abiodun Lawal The Federal Government has disclosed that 42,000 applicants registered for its Project T-MAX (TVET Maximisation) programme in Ogun, aimed at training citizens on various vocational skills. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports...
Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa

Buhari confers national honour on Atiku’s running mate, Okowa

By Ifeanyi Olannye President Muhammadu Buhari will on Oct. 11 bestow a national award of Commander of the Order of the Niger (CON) on Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, who is also the Vice-Presidential Candidate...

2023: APC Will Win With Or Without Afenifere’s Support – Adebayo Shittu 

Femi Adeleke Abeokuta The former Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, has insisted that the Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu will win the 2023 election with or without the support...

ACOMIN Tasks Government On Increased Funding For Malaria, HIV, Tuberculosis 

Femi Adeleke Abeokuta The Civil Society in Malaria Immunisation and Nutrition (ACOMIN) has tasked both the Federal and State governments on the need to commit more funds to the fight against malaria, HIV and tuberculosis. ACOMIN lamented...
Senate President, Dr. Ahmad Lawan

National Assembly leadership meets with Finance Minister, officials over 2023 budget

By Kingsley Okoye The National Assembly leadership on Thursday met the Minister of Finance and top officials of the Ministry in preparations for the 2023 budget presentation by President Muhammadu Buhari. Mr Ola Awoniyi, the Special...

22 arrested over RTEAN clash in Lagos

By Moses Omorogieva The Police have arrested 22 persons following violent clashes by some members of Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) in Lagos. The spokesman of the police, Lagos state command, SP Benjamin Hundeyin,...
Senator Ademola Adeleke

Osun State: Adeleke hails Supreme Court verdict, dedicates victory to God

By Victor Adeoti The Osun State Governor-elect, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has lauded the Supreme Court judgment affirming him as the authentic Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the July 16 election. Adeleke, in...

How America’s CIA failed its Iranian informants

By JOEL SCHECTMAN and BOZORGMEHR SHARAFEDIN Washginton/Tehran (Reuters) The spy was minutes from leaving Iran when he was nabbed. Gholamreza Hosseini was at Imam Khomeini Airport in Tehran in late 2010, preparing for a flight to Bangkok. There, the...