Ghana beat Super Eagles to CHAN ticket on penalties

The Black Galaxies of Ghana have qualified for the Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) holding in Algeria next year. Ghana had to seal qualification via penalty kicks after Nigeria came back from the two goal deficit in the first leg. The Super Eagles B put up a resilient show at the Moshood Abiola Stadium, Abuja with goals from Zulkifilu Mohammed in the 76th minute and Chijioke Akuneto in the 94th minute sending the game into penalty shootout where Ghana edged Nigeria 5-4.   Read Also : Meet Ghana First Transgender (Before & After…

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FG advises Nigerians travelling to UAE on new visa regime

The  Federal Government has advised Nigerians travelling to the United Arab Emirates(UAE), to be guided by the new visa regime in the country. The government made this known in a statement issued Thursday night by the Spokesperson, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Francisca Omayuli. According to the statement, it was important for Nigerian travellers to UAE to have first-hand knowledge of the new visa regime. Nigerians detained in Dubai This was a result of the viral video where Nigerians are denied entry by the officials of the Middle Eastern country.  …

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$23m Abacha loot: SERAP writes Buhari, seeks ‘copy of agreement with US’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammad Buhari to “direct the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) to provide our organization with a copy of the agreement the Federal Government recently signed with the United States for the repatriation of $23 million stolen by late General Sani Abacha.” The United States government had last week signed an agreement with the Federal Government to repatriate $23 million Abacha loot to Nigeria. In the letter dated 27 August 2022 and signed by SERAP deputy…

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Nigeria committed to development of e-commerce strategy -FG

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Niyi Adebayo, says Nigeria is currently working to establish a strategy on e- commerce that will boost growth of the sector. The minister stated this on Saturday in Abuja at a stakeholder dialogue on e-commerce and digital trade policy for Nigeria. Adebayo noted that there is no better time than now to diversify Nigeria’s economy away from the oil sector by building a dynamic, profitable and efficient non-oil sector to reposition the economy on a sustainable growth path. The minister who was represented…

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Emirates Suspends All Flights To Nigeria From September 1

Emirates Airlines on Thursday said it would suspend its flight operations to Nigeria from September 1, 2022. The flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) disclosed this in a statement, blaming its decision on the inability to repatriate its earnings in foreign exchange from Nigeria. This is coming about three weeks after the airlines appealed to the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, to support the repatriation of its revenue said to be $85 million. Nigeria is facing a forex exchange crisis and this has also affected the nation’s local currency…

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U.S. Commits Additional $55 Million In Emergency Funds To Nigeria’s Food Security

The U.S. will invest an additional $55 million in food security relief for Nigerians as part of President Biden’s recent pledge at the G-7 Leader’s Summit in Germany to protect the most vulnerable nations from an escalating global food crisis.  To be administered through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) under its agriculture, nutrition, and humanitarian assistance programs (and subject to Congressional approval), the funds will help immediately address the economic, food and nutrition needs of vulnerable communities in Nigeria most adversely impacted by higher food, fuel, and fertilizer…

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Debt Servicing Surpasses Revenue As FG Releases Q1 Fiscal Report

The cost of servicing debt surpassed the federal government’s retained revenue by N310 billion in the first four months of 2022. The federal government said this in its 2022 fiscal performance for the first quarter released on Thursday. According to the document, the federal government’s total revenue for the period was N1.63 trillion, while debt service gulped N1.94 trillion. While giving updates on the budget performance in Abuja, Zainab Ahmed, minister of finance, budget and national planning, said urgent action is urgently required to address revenue underperformance and expenditure efficiency…

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Nigeria is under a spell says Pastor Enenche

The General Overseer of Dunamis Church, Pastor Enenche, has said that Nigeria is under witchcraft spell and national bewitchment. He said that the height of abnormality in Nigeria had gone so off handle that “even a blind man knows that something is wrong”. Pastor Enenche who made the remarks in Abuja while leading his congregation in prayers for the nation said that Nigerians “are suffering and smiling”. He blamed the situation of Nigeria on the invocation of demonic spirits by wicked leaders who desperately want to control the political space…

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Super Falcons beat Cameroon to qualify for Semi-finals of AWCON (video)

The Super Falcons of Nigeria have qualified for the Semi-finals in the ongoing  women African cup of Nations ongoing in Morroco after beating Cameroon. The Super Falcons scored a lone goal by Rasheed at Ajibade as the match ended in a 0-1 goal line to book a semi finals with Morroco. Just so you know, #TeamNigeria Rasheedat Ajibade currently tops the #Wafcon golden boot chart with 3goals and 2assists. 🇳🇬 Rasheedat Ajibade-3goals 🇲🇦 Ghizlane Chebbak- 3goals Watch video below.. ▪︎ Camerún 🇨🇲0⃣-1⃣🇳🇬 Nigeria ▪︎ Rasheedat Ajibade (@Rasheedat08) | (Minuto 55)▪︎…

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Dubai Based Atiku Abubakar enters Nigeria at night, looks frail (video)

The presidential candidate of PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar just like Bola Ahmed Tinubu of the APC entered into Nigeria at night. Atiku Abubakar who’s base is Dubai only visits Nigeria same way the first Lady of the nation, Aisha Buhari does. Jkcyno news earlier reported that PDP stakeholders worry as Dubai Based Atiku Jets to Uk. 🇬🇧 However, during his arrival to Nigeria last night, the presidential candidate looked so frailty such that he was somehow almost staggering. His seat belt was also seen being fixed by an aide. Most Nigerians are really beginning…

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