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Nigeria: Senate Moves to Regulate Payment of Rent in Abuja

All Africa 19 Jan 2022
The sponsor of the bill said many residents of FCT are finding it very difficult to cope with huge rent payment, the reason many of the houses built for such purposes are empty ....

Nigeria: Protests flare outside IPOB's leader Nnmadi Kanu's trial in Abuja

Ruptly 19 Jan 2022
Nigeria. Protests erupt outside IPOB's leader Nnmadi Kanu's trial in Abuja. Protests broke out between supporters and non-supporters of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), on Wednesday during his trial at the Federal High Court in Abuja ... .

Govt to Provide 2,000 Additional Affordable Housing Units in Abuja

All Africa 18 Jan 2022
The federal government yesterday said it was set to provide more adequate and affordable housing for about 2, 000 families in Abuja ....

Nigeria: Back to School - Low Patronage for Abuja Booksellers As Parents Struggle to Meet ...

All Africa 14 Jan 2022
Abuja -- The Yuletide season is over as all official activities have returned to their normal schedules, and schools across Abuja, the nation's capital, resumed this week ....

Ondo Amotekun rescues 18 passengers traveling from Lagos to Abuja

Business Day Online 14 Jan 2022
The Ondo State Security Network Agency, otherwise known as ‘Amotekun Corps’, have rescued no fewer than 18 passengers and drivers who were travelling from Lagos to Abuja on Tuesday night when they were robbed by armed robbers at Ifira-Akoko, Ondo state ... Musa, who claimed to be a farmer, said M.J ... .

SEFAN/SWEAN project stakeholders hold roundtable in Abuja (IITA - International Institute of Tropical Agriculture)

Public Technologies 14 Jan 2022
) A two-day round table of stakeholders in Agriculture Technical Vocational Education and Training (ATVET) within the framework of the activities of the project "Support to Women Entrepreneurship in the Agrofood Sector in Nigeria" (SWEAN) was held from 29 to 30 November at the Embassy of France in Abuja, Nigeria ... Disclaimer ... (noodl.

Nigeria lifts ban on Twitter after 7 months

The Siasat Daily 13 Jan 2022
Abuja. The Nigerian government has lifted the ban on Twitter, imposed in June last year, saying the micro-blogging platform has agreed to set “a legal entity” in the west African nation during the first quarter of this year ... Also Read. Google Nest Hub (2nd Gen) now in India at Rs 7,999 ... You can also download our app for Android and iOS. .

Africa Dreaming: Qatar Airways Doubles Nigeria Network

Simple Flying 12 Jan 2022
Starting in less than two months, they’ll route via Abuja, with the Nigerian capital rising to once-daily ... They join Abidjan, Abuja, Accra, Harare, Luanda, and Lusaka, while Cairo and Alexandria resumed following the end of the blockade ... Qatar Airways currently spends nearly 10 hours on the ground in Abuja (ABV) ... Kano-Abuja.

Foreign minister meets Nigerian counterpart, chief health officer in Abuja

Ekathimerini 11 Jan 2022
Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias paid a visit to Nigeria on Monday and met with his counterpart Geoffrey Onyeama in the capital of Abuja ... He also invited his counterpart to visit Athens soon ... [AMNA] .

FAAN Arrests 90 Touts at Lagos, Abuja Airports

This Day 11 Jan 2022
In line with its decision to wipe out corrupt practices at the airports, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has arrested over 90 persons, caught at Nigeria’s busiest gateways, the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, and Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.

FAAN arrests over 90 touts in Lagos, Abuja airports

Business Day Online 10 Jan 2022
As part of an effort to rid the nation’s airports of touting and extortion, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has arrested over 90 persons, caught at both the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, and Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, carrying out nefarious activities.

Deputy Head of Mission for Support - Nigeria - Abuja

Reliefweb 10 Jan 2022
Fixed-term contract - 5 months. Starting date . ASAP. PUI all around the world. Supports close to millions beneficiaries With more than Millions € yearly budget Present in countries, on continents. Thanks to the work and commitment of . More than national staffs Around expatriates from 45 different nationalities And employees at HQ ... ... ... ... g ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias’ statement following his meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Nigeria, Geoffrey Onyeama (Abuja, 10.01.2022) (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic)

Public Technologies 10 Jan 2022
). Thank you so much, dear Minister,. Your Excellency,. My visit is the first visit of a Greek Foreign Minister in Nigeria, but we can cover the lost ground ... My visit in Abuja today is about enhancing our bonds ... The Greek Embassy in Abuja and the Nigerian Embassy in Athens have a lot of work to do, as Nigeria is the biggest economy in Africa ... JOURNALIST.
photo: AP / Haruna Umar
File - In this photo taken on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, a group of hunters gather at a camp in Maiduguri Nigeria. Thousands of Nigerian hunters, armed with charmed amulets and intimate knowledge of harsh terrain, are preparing an offensive against the Boko Haram extremists who have ravaged the northeast for a decade

Nigeria labels bandit gangs ‘terrorists’ in bid to stem violence

Ghana Web 06 Jan 2022
Nigeria has branded criminal gangs known locally as bandits that are blamed for mass abductions of schoolchildren as “terrorist” groups, a designation aimed at containing growing insecurity in the north ... Heavily armed gangs have taken advantage of the lack of effective policing to launch attacks, pillage villages, steal cattle and kidnap for ransom.