Nigerians export kidnapping , Angola arrests three

Angolan authorities in Huíla Province in the southwest have arrested three Nigerian nationals allegedly for kidnapping a Chinese, local media confirmed. According to Jornal de Angola, the Nigerians had also robbed the Chinese of $11,700 (Kwanzas 12m) over ransom demand. The paper said the Nigerian used guns to execute their crime. The Chinese national, a… Continue reading Nigerians export kidnapping , Angola arrests three

Foreigners stifling small businesses in Nigeria–Dambazau

The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahmam Dambazau on Tuesday urged the National Assembly to come up with legislations that will define businesses foreigners living in Nigerian can engage in. The minister made the call when members of the House of Representatives Committee on Interior visited the Ministry in Abuja. Dambazau expressed the ministry’s commitment to addressing… Continue reading Foreigners stifling small businesses in Nigeria–Dambazau

S/African Envoy wants more Nigerian investments

The Nigerian High Commissioner to South Africa, Amb. Martin Cobham, has called for more Nigerian investments in that country, to enhance the balance of trade between the two countries. Cobham told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Pretoria on Monday that the Federal Government should use the Nigeria-South Africa Bi-National Commission to open up… Continue reading S/African Envoy wants more Nigerian investments

Nigeria world’s 3rd most populous country in 2050

Nigeria has been projected to be the world’s third most populous country by the year 2050, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs reports. The report, titled ‘World Population Prospects: The 2017 Revision’, said with such development, Nigeria would overtake the United States in terms of population just as world population would reach 9.8 billion… Continue reading Nigeria world’s 3rd most populous country in 2050

Nigerian soldier killed in Darfur

A Nigerian peacekeeper serving with the African Union-UN Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) has been killed in Darfur, the UNAMID said said on Thursday. UNAMID, in a statement said the Nigerian soldier was killed by an unidentified group in a carjacking incident in Nyala, South Darfur State. The Mission extended its condolences to the family… Continue reading Nigerian soldier killed in Darfur