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Diaspora voting right: Hope rises ahead of 2023

The long wait by Nigerians living abroad to participate in elections in the country may soon be over given the hint by Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Hon.

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President Buhari Sets Up Committee To ‘Study’ US Travel Ban

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday established a committee to “study and address” the recent US visa ban on Nigerians. The committee will be chaired by the Minister of Interior, Rauf

Nigeria, South Africa to partner on security

Minister of Police Affairs, Mohammed Maigari Dingyadi, has expressed the commitment of the Federal Government to bilateral cooperation with South Africa, especially in the areas of security and intelligence. Dingyadi,

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Terrorists Will Pay ‘A Heavy Price’ For Killing CAN Chairman – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the killing of Reverend Lawan Andimi by Boko Haram terrorists. In a series of tweets on Tuesday, the President described the murder of the clergyman

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Nigeria seeks to boost revenue, support small firms with new finance law

LAGOS (Reuters) – Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has signed into law a new bill that seeks to boost government revenue through a rise in the value-added tax rate while at

Nigerian Passport Ranks 95th In The World

The latest report regarding the world’s most powerful International Passport places the Nigerian passport at 95. According to the list put together by Henley Passport Index which occasionally curates a

BUHARI ‘APPROVES N37 BILLION FOR NATIONAL ASSEMBLY RENOVATION’

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N37 billion for the renovation of the National Assembly complex. The amount, which is included in the 2020 budget, is however not part of the

RENEWED VIOLENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA

Many Nigerians were distressed again over the recent reports of renewed South African violent attacks on Nigerians and Nigerian-owned businesses in which four Nigerians were severely injured in the Mpumalanga

WHY NIGERIANS SEEK MEDICAL CARE ABROAD – BUHARI

President Muhammadu Buhari has named the poor attitude of health workers across Nigeria as a major reason for the growing culture of Nigerians seeking medical care outside the country. The

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BUHARI’S VISIT TO SOUTH AFRICA EASED TENSIONS. BUT MORE NEEDS TO BE DONE

AFP Olayinka Ajala, University of York There were mixed feelings among Nigerians over President Muhammadu Buhari’s state visit to South Africa because of the recent xenophobic attacks in the country. While many Nigerians