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Daily Archives: October 5, 2010

NiGERIA: UK assures commitment to FG

The British government has assured the Federal Government of its continued support in tackling Nigeria’s internal challenges. The British Foreign Secretary William Hague gave the assurance during a meeting with ...

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Nigeria: Army to focus on Capacity Building – Ihejirika

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika, affirms that  he will focus on training and re-training of officers and men of the Nigerian Army to face contemporary challenges. Ihejirika ...

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Nigria: Trade of Words – Buhari, IBB and El-Rufai

The war of words between presidential aspirants, namely Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, (rtd), General Ibrahim Babaginda (rtd) and former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, (FCT) Malam Nasir El-Rufai continued in ...

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Nigeria: Nations far from achieving MDGs

The recently-concluded United Nations Summit revealed that many countries, Nigeria inclusive, is far from achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by the year 2015. The MDGs are eight international development ...

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Nigeria: FG Contemplates 6-5-4 System

President Goodluck Jonathan President Goodluck Jonathan has retreated a more reliable way of advancing secondary school in the country. Rising from a retreat organized yesterday. He said categorically that the ...

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Nigeria: Dokpesi Freed After Questioning

Nigeria’s state security service has freed Raymond Dokpesi, head of former military ruler Ibrahim Babangida’s presidential campaign, after questioning him in connection with the Oct. 1 car bombings in the ...

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Nigeria: Stock appreciates in value

Operatives at the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE), on Monday, got more confidence on the current market recovery after a total of 53 stocks appreciated in price and only 12 stocks ...

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Nigeria:Babatunde Fafunwa to apologise to Nigerians

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday asked Babatunde Fafunwa, former minister of education, to apologise to Nigerians over the failure of the 6-3-3-4 system of education. Speaking during an interactive session at ...

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Nigeria: Bomb blast – FG Arrests Dokpesi

Operatives of the State Security Service (SSS) yesterday arrested the director-general of the Ibrahim Babangida Campaign Organisation, Chief Raymond Alegho Dokpesi, linking him to the last Friday bomb blasts in ...

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Nigeria:Yobo plea peace in Nigerian football

Super  Eagles’ captain, Joseph Yobo, has made a passionate plea to warring factions in the country’s game to sheathe their swords and unite in peace. On Monday Fifa slammed an ...

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