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Oxford dictionary adds okada, danfo, Mama Put, 26 other Nigerian words, expressions [Full list]

Oxford dictionary adds okada, danfo, Mama Put, 26 other Nigerian words, expressions [Full list]

    Oxford English Dictionary said it has added 29 Nigerian words and expressions in the January updates to the dictionary. “The majority of these new additions are either borrowings …

Par The Lagos Times, le 22 janvier 2020
NIGERIA: I joined politics because I’m not corrupt – Buhari

NIGERIA: I joined politics because I’m not corrupt – Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed why he decided to become to join partisan politics after release from prison. Speaking when he received the youths leaders of the All Progressives Congress, …

Par The Lagos Times, le 10 janvier 2020
NIGERIA: President Buhari in Malabo for gas summit

NIGERIA: President Buhari in Malabo for gas summit

    President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Malabo Equatorial Guinea  for the  5th  gas summit  of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF). Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President …

Par The Lagos Times, le 30 novembre 2019
NIGERIA: No third-term agenda — Buhari

NIGERIA: No third-term agenda — Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari says he will adhere to the provisions of the constitution by not attempting another term in office. Buhari said this on Friday at the All Progressives …

Par The Lagos Times, le 24 novembre 2019
NIGERIA: Buhari congratulates Lyon as APC cruised to victory in Bayelsa

NIGERIA: Buhari congratulates Lyon as APC cruised to victory in Bayelsa

  President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in the Nov. 16 election in Bayelsa, David Lyon, on his victory. Buhari’s congratulatory message was contained …

Par The Lagos Times, le 19 novembre 2019
CEDEAO: Après les échanges tripartites, des autorités nigérianes s’opposent à la réouverture des frontières

CEDEAO: Après les échanges tripartites, des autorités nigérianes s’opposent à la réouverture des frontières

Des autorités nigérianes ne sont pas favorables à la réouverture des frontières. A la suite du gouverneur de la Banque centrale du Nigéria, Godwin Emefiele et du Sénat, le contrôleur …

Par Benin Web TV, le 16 novembre 2019
RIGHT OF REPLY: Niger and Nigeria: Two Countries, One People, By Zakaria Abdourahaman

RIGHT OF REPLY: Niger and Nigeria: Two Countries, One People, By Zakaria Abdourahaman

With regard to the allegations mentioned in the article, it is safe to say that the writer lacks knowledge and information on what he has narrated. Going through all the …

Par Premium Times, le 3 novembre 2019
NIGERIA: Nigerian borders to remain closed until neighbouring countries meet conditions – Emefiele

NIGERIA: Nigerian borders to remain closed until neighbouring countries meet conditions – Emefiele

    “Before the borders are reopened, there must be concrete engagements with countries that are involved in using their ports and countries as landing ports for bringing in goods …

Par The Lagos Times, le 30 octobre 2019
NIGERIA: Buhari, Jonathan in closed door meeting

NIGERIA: Buhari, Jonathan in closed door meeting

    By Ismaila Chafe   President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with former President Goodluck Jonathan at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The former president arrived the State House …

Par The Lagos Times, le 13 octobre 2019
FOOTBALL - Éliminatoires JO 2020 : la Côte d’Ivoire élimine le Nigeria

FOOTBALL - Éliminatoires JO 2020 : la Côte d’Ivoire élimine le Nigeria

Grâce à son match nul (1-1) obtenu lundi 7 octobre 2019 à Lagos face au Nigeria lors de la manche retour du 3ème tour éliminatoire des Jeux Olympiques Tokyo 2020, …

Par Afriki Presse, le 8 octobre 2019
NIGERIA: Minimum wage: Buhari ready for honest, transparent negotiations – Osinbajo

NIGERIA: Minimum wage: Buhari ready for honest, transparent negotiations – Osinbajo

    By Chijioke Okoronkwo Vice President Yemi Osinabjo says President Muhammadu Buhari‘s administration will honestly and transparently resolve labour’s request for salary increase to other level of workers yet …

Par The Lagos Times, le 6 octobre 2019
NIGERIA: Border closure leaves rice-loving Nigerians steaming

NIGERIA: Border closure leaves rice-loving Nigerians steaming

    The days of heaping 50-kilo sacks of rice across the saddle of their motorbike and slipping a few notes to a customs officer are now gone. With Nigeria …

Par The Lagos Times, le 20 septembre 2019
NIGERIA: Buhari orders immediate voluntary evacuation of Nigerians from South Africa

NIGERIA: Buhari orders immediate voluntary evacuation of Nigerians from South Africa

    President Muhammadu Buhari Monday ordered the immediate voluntary evacuation of Nigerians from South Africa after days of anti-foreigners attacks in the country, his media adviser Femi Adesina said. …

Par The Lagos Times, le 9 septembre 2019
NIGERIA: FG demands compensation over attacks in South Africa

NIGERIA: FG demands compensation over attacks in South Africa

    The Federal Government yesterday demanded compensation and accountability from South Africa over attacks on Nigerians. But it appealed to Nigerians not to retaliate by attacking South African companies …

Par The Lagos Times, le 6 septembre 2019
Fermeture des frontières du Nigéria/Bénin: Une diplomatie qui marque le pas

Fermeture des frontières du Nigéria/Bénin: Une diplomatie qui marque le pas

Il n’est plus aisé de transiter par le Bénin pour se rendre au Nigéria. Depuis le 19 aout dernier, le géant voisin de l’est a fermé ses frontières terrestres avec …

Par La Dépêche, le 30 août 2019
NIGERIA: TraderMoni, MarketMoni beneficiaries doing well – Osinbajo

NIGERIA: TraderMoni, MarketMoni beneficiaries doing well – Osinbajo

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says feedback from the field and testimonies indicate that the TraderMoni and MarketMoni beneficiaries  are doing very well and are paying back their loans. Osinbajo’s spokesman, …

Par The Lagos Times, le 28 août 2019
BENIN-NIGERIA - Blocage des frontières terrestres du Nigeria pour 28 jours: Buhari ferme, Talon négocie

BENIN-NIGERIA - Blocage des frontières terrestres du Nigeria pour 28 jours: Buhari ferme, Talon négocie

Le voisin Nigérian n’a souvent pas regardé d’un bon œil, le rôle joué par le Bénin dans l’importation ou la réimportation de certains produits dont surtout le riz. Cette denrée …

Par La Dépêche, le 22 août 2019
NIGERIA: Wadume’s arrest to bring answers to policemen killing in Taraba – IGP

NIGERIA: Wadume’s arrest to bring answers to policemen killing in Taraba – IGP

    The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu has commended his men for the perseverance and painstaking efforts exhibited that led to the arrest of suspected notorious kidnap …

Par The Lagos Times, le 21 août 2019
NIGERIA - AfroBasket title: Buhari congratulates D’Tigress

NIGERIA - AfroBasket title: Buhari congratulates D’Tigress

    President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the national female basketball team, D’Tigress, for an impressive outing at the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket 2019 in Dakar, Senegal, that saw the Nigerian ladies …

Par The Lagos Times, le 20 août 2019
NIGERIA: Osinbajo laments unstable electricity in Nigeria, inaugurates power project in Ogun

NIGERIA: Osinbajo laments unstable electricity in Nigeria, inaugurates power project in Ogun

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday lamented that in spite of Federal Government’s efforts at improving power generation in the country, electricity distribution companies (DISCOs) have failed to deliver uninterrupted …

Par The Lagos Times, le 18 août 2019