Nigeria invites bids from Russia, South Korea, to build a Nuclear Power Plant – Minister says

Nigerian, Africa’s most populous country with the biggest economy on the continent has commenced a bidding process towards the construction of a 4000 megawatts nuclear power plant following global security concerns. Dr Yau Idris, the Director General of the Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Agency revealed the country’s plans on Nuclear during the Nigerian International Energy Summit […]

Lagos state to have the fastest train in Africa; governor says

Nigerian governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu says Lagos State is set to have the fastest train in Africa as he reveals that, the trains have already been secured, awaiting minor finishing on the railway infrastructure and the train station. He told reporters that, “the 37km Red Line on completion will traverse eight stations and move passengers from […]

Nigeria to lift Twitter ban as platform meets government’s conditions

Recall that, the Nigerian government earlier banned Micro blogging platform Twitter from operating after the platform deleted a post made by President Muhammadu Buhari’s account. Following the announcement, the government instituted a technical committee which spelt out to the platform, some conditions to meet to be given an opportunity to operate. These conditions include, payment […]

Nigerian President commissions locally made Naval Warships

Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday went to Nigerian Naval dockyard in Victoria Island, Lagos to commission locally made Naval ships. He hailed the expertise and ingenuity of the Navy and those behind the building of the ships. While speaking at the occasion, he stressed on the need for local content development in the construction […]

Nigerian lady raises $1.6million to help improve Africa’s transport industry

Nigerian lady, Damilola Olokesusi who is the founder of Shuttlers has raised $1.6 million capital from various funders to help invest in Nigeria’s transport sector with plans to extend to other parts of Africa. She started the business in 2016 after she saw the need to curb transportation problems in Nigeria. Transportation in Lagos especially […]

Nigeria: Lady sued a man for failed marriage and won $10k plus a car

A twitter user identified as Valerian Nwadike has narrated how a Nigerian woman was allegedly compensated with 5 million naira( $10,000) and a car after she sued a man for jilting her after a failed marriage promise. According to Valerian, who in this context is supposed to be part of her legal team, the man […]

Nigeria bans new Marvel movie, ‘Eternals’ for promoting homosexuality

According to reports from Nigerian media outlets, Marvel’s latest movie themed “Eternals” has been banned by the Nigerian National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) from cinemas across the country. The reports equally indicated that, the board issued out circulars to major cinemas, directing them to exclude the said movie which was supposed to debut […]

Medical tourism affecting Nigeria’s foreign reserves – Central Bank Governor

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele has stated that medical tourism is affecting Nigeria’s foreign reserves negatively. Emefiele made the above statement at the launch of Privately-owned Duchess International Hospital in Lagos.  He made use of the medium to call on the private sector to invest in the health sector […]