Articles Posted in the " Nigeria " Category

  • Ghanaian manufacturers vote restrictions on Nigerian export products

    Funsho Balogun While Nigeria continues to grapple with the effects of the fast-dwindling value of the Naira, the country’s economic woes may be heightened if the indigenous Ghanaian industrialists succeed in their present push for the Ghanaian government to place a ban on some items brought into the country from Nigeria. If a nod is […] Post from PM News

  • US air strike kills dozens at IS camp

    United States air strike on a jihadist training camp in Libya killed dozens of people Friday, probably including a senior Islamic State group operative behind attacks in Tunisia, officials said. Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook said Noureddine Chouchane, also known as “Sabir,” and other jihadists had been planning attacks against American and other Western interests. […] Post from PM News

  • US to force Apple to unlock terrorists’ iPhone

    The US government Friday sought a court order to force Apple to help unlock an iPhone as part of the probe into last year’s San Bernardino attacks, escalating a legal showdown over encryption. Apple Inc, Chief Executive, Tim Cook opposed a demand from US judge to help the FBI break into an iPhone recovered from […] Post from PM News

  • Nigeria vs Egypt: Mastoroudes tips Eagles to beat Pharaohs

    Taiwo Adelu Former member of technical committee of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, John Mastoroudes believes the Super Eagles have what it takes to scale the hurdles of Egypt in the two legged Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches scheduled for 25 and 29 March. Nigeria did not qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations […] Post from PM News

  • Oliseh bemoans cash crunch, can’t visit players abroad

    Taiwo Adelu Chief Coach of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, Sunday Oliseh has revealed that the financial predicament he is facing has prevented him from visiting some foreign-based players before the two legged Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches against Egypt next month. Oliseh said that while it is important that he meets physically with these players […] Post from PM News

  • Nigerians go abroad to treat malaria – NMA chairman

    Dr Suraj Ogunyemi, Chairman, Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) in Osun, has flayed some Nigerians travelling abroad to treat malaria and display their riches. Ogunyemi said this in an interview with NAN in Osogbo on Friday. He said that though Nigeria had lot of competent medical doctors to handle series of ailments, some wealthy individuals still […] Post from PM News

  • Over 9,000 schools for Milo Basketball tourney

    Taiwo Adelu A record entry of more than 9, 000 schools in Nigeria will fight for honours in the 18th edition of Nestle Milo Secondary School Basketball Championship this year. This was disclosed Thursday by the Managing Director of Nestle Nigeria Plc, Mr. Dharnesh Gordhon, who said that the longest running basketball competition in Nigeria […] Post from PM News

  • Child thief dressed as woman arrested in Benin

    Jethro Ibileke/Benin‎ ‎ ‎ The police in Benin, Edo state, have arrested and detained a middle-aged man (names withheld), for allegedly stealing a baby at the popular Oba market, King square in Benin City. The child thief suspected to be a ritualist, was said to have dressed himself like a woman, covering his head with […] Post from PM News

  • Patronise made-in Nigeria goods, Aisha Buhari urges Nigerians

    Patronise made-in Nigeria goods, Aisha Buhari urges Nigerians

    buhari The Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has urged Nigerians to patronise made in Nigeria goods with a view to creating employment and strengthening the country’s economy. Mrs Buhari made the call when she inaugurated the Made in Nigeria Tomoto Paste Factory, Erisco Foods Limited, on Thursday in Lagos. She said that the […] Post from PM News