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The Federal Government of Nigeria and the Republic of Niger have on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for petroleum products transportation and storage. Following bilateral agreements between Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari and President Mahamadou Issoufou, talks have been on-going between two countries for over four months – through the Nigerian Continue Reading
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By Olawale Rasheed Nigeria is systematically and fundamentally responding to new economic challenges through a coordinated revival and expansion of special economic zones (SEZ) across the country. A renewed attention is being paid to the reform of SEZ to cope with demands of post-pandemic recovery and requirements of African Continental Free Trade Area (AFCTA). A […]Continue Reading
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Susan Rice, a former US Ambassador to United Nations and served as the 27th United States Ambassador to the UN from 2009 to 2013 and as the 24th United States National Security Advisor from 2013 to 2017 has narrated in her memoir, TOUGH LOVE: MY STORY OF THINGS WORTH FIGTHING FOR, how Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola, popularly known as […]Continue Reading
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No fewer than nine Nigerian Americans are on the ballot in Tuesday’s general elections in the United States. Running mostly on the platform of the Democratic Party, the candidates are bidding for different offices at the federal, state and local levels. NAN reports that besides the presidential election, governorship polls are holding in 11 states […]Continue Reading
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The COVID-19 pandemic that ravaged the world has been described as a cause that necessitated novel  innovations in Court proceedings and that the innovation has brought digital litigation and digital case management systems to the fore in the administration of justice in Nigeria.  Professor Damfebo K. Derri of the Department of Political Science, Niger Delta […]Continue Reading
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The president of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide, Comrade Peter Igbifa has declared that they are no longer comfortable  with the current sufferings inflicted on the Ijaws by the lopsided  constitution of Nigeria , threatening to unfold a new resource control agenda. The Ijaw group also said its leadership has expressed utmost displeasure over […]Continue Reading
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It was very touching, poignant, as President Muhammadu Buhari met with all living former heads of state on October 23, 2020, to discuss the state of the nation. For about two weeks, the country had been suffused with unrest, later violence, precipitated by what began as legitimate protests against police brutality, code-named #EndSARS. In the […]Continue Reading
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By Umar Ardo, Ph.D For President Mohammed Buhari to have any hope of substantially overcoming the gathering political storms of the post-youths protests and stabilize the country once again, he urgently needs a better and more sophisticated line of strategy for the implementation of his government; not just simply making appeals, relying on understanding and, […]Continue Reading
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Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama has said that Nigeria is pushing towards increasing trade volumes with the Gambia and strengthening bilateral relations across all spheres. Onyeama disclosed this on Tuesday in Abuja as he received the Gambian delegation led by Dr Mamadou Tangara, Gambian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and Gambian Continue Reading