Buhari Approves N45bn For Nigerian Airways’ Workers Entitlement

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the release of N45 billion to pay the entitlements of former Nigerian Airways workers. The defunct national carrier was liquidated by former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s…

Buhari Thanks Kingdom of Jordan For Donation of Military Hardware in Support of Fight Against Terrorism

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in New York thanked the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan for its support to Nigeria’s campaign against terrorism and insurgency with the donation of military hardware and…

Buhari Will Return Early Next Week After UN Assembly, Presidency Reveals

Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has said that his principal will return to the country by early next week. Buhari is currently at…

Buhari Arrives New York For UN Summit (Photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived New York for the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA72).

US Embassy, Nigeria Partner to Prevent Recurrence of Epidemic Diseases

By: Okunade Adekunle The Embassy of United State of America (USA) in Nigeria and Ministry of Defence, have collaborated to prevent the recurrence of epidemic diseases in West Africa. This…

First Batch of Nigerian Hajj Pilgrims Return

The first return flight carrying Muslim pilgrims from the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has landed at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja. The Flynas flight, XY7701, took off from King…

Forex: Int’l Airlines Increase Fares by 18 Per Cent

International airfares from Nigeria to all global destinations have gone up by another 10 per cent, after an initial increase of eight per cent about three weeks ago. The development,…

Tony Elumelu Mourns With Sierra Leone, Donates $500,000

Following the August 14 unprecedented disaster, Tony Elumelu, Founder of Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) and Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), yesterday, Wednesday 23 August, paid a state visit…

Saudi Arabia Apologises to Nigeria For Maltreating 2 Pilgrims

Saudi Arabia on Monday apologised to the Federal Government of Nigeria over an alleged maltreatment of two pilgrims by its security agents in Medina. The Deputy Minister of Hajj and…

Kogi Pilgrims Arrive Saudi Arabia

By: Wale Ibrahim, Lokoja The first batch of 550 Intending  pilgrims from Kogi State to perform this year’s pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia have arrived safely. In a statement made available…