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      1. #ThisIsMyHustle Lets Nigeria's Youth Brag About Their Many Jobs : Goats and Soda - NPR #ThisIsMyHustle Lets Nigeria's Youth Brag About Their Many Jobs : Goats and Soda  NPR

        Across the country, young people are proudly sharing their side hustles and main gigs, from baking wedding cakes to growing ginger to laying tile.



      2. Nigeria's Central Bank Sees Tight Monetary Policies Continuing - Bloomberg Nigeria's Central Bank Sees Tight Monetary Policies Continuing  Bloomberg

        Nigeria's tight monetary policy will “continue in the near term” and the central bank will increase its funding to the agricultural sector, according to Governor ...



      3. Nigeria yet to approach Arsenal's Folarin Balogun - BBC Sport Nigeria yet to approach Arsenal's Folarin Balogun  BBC Sport

        Nigeria under-20 coach Paul Aigbogun would welcome Arsenal teenager Folarin Balogun to his squad but has not spoken to him about switching national ...



      4. Nigeria election outcome puts hopes for democracy in doubt - News24 Nigeria election outcome puts hopes for democracy in doubt  News24

        More than half of the newly elected members of parliament have no previous legislative experience.



      5. Nigeria's Election Disappoints - Council on Foreign Relations Nigeria's Election Disappoints  Council on Foreign Relations

        Nigeria's latest presidential election cycle has been bad news for democracy in Africa's most populous country and across the continent. Though President ...



      6. Media release Flawless Nigeria on brink of history 21 Mar 19 - International Cricket Council Media release Flawless Nigeria on brink of history 21 Mar 19  International Cricket Council

        Nigeria's young side is one victory away from qualifying for the 2020 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup, after yet another commanding performance in the African ...



      7. Nigeria set to sell down stake in oil ventures to boost finances - Financial Times Nigeria set to sell down stake in oil ventures to boost finances  Financial Times

        Nigeria wants to sell part of its share in oil ventures with international companies as President Muhammadu Buhari advances his post-election plans to boost ...



      8. Nigeria consolidates efforts to curtail vaccine hesitancy - Nigeria - ReliefWeb Nigeria consolidates efforts to curtail vaccine hesitancy - Nigeria  ReliefWeb

        English News and Press Release on Nigeria about Health and Children; published on 21 Mar 2019 by WHO.



      9. Nigeria adapts strategy to end the AIDS epidemic - UNAIDS Nigeria adapts strategy to end the AIDS epidemic  UNAIDS

        Nigeria has adopted its Revised National HIV and AIDS Strategic Framework 2019–2021 to guide the country's future response to HIV. It follows the results of a ...



      10. World Hundreds of Christians killed in Nigeria attacks Scripps National 2:07 PM, Mar 19, 2019 - ABC Action News World Hundreds of Christians killed in Nigeria attacks Scripps National 2:07 PM, Mar 19, 2019  ABC Action News

        From February through mid-March, as many as 280 people in Christian communities in northern and middle Nigeria were killed in attacks.



      11. Nigerian fintech startup OneFi acquires payment company Amplify - TechCrunch Nigerian fintech startup OneFi acquires payment company Amplify  TechCrunch

        Lagos based online lending startup OneFi is buying Nigerian payment solutions company Amplify for an undisclosed amount. OneFi will take over Amplify's IP, ...



      12. Advocacy Issues For The Federal Government Of Nigeria 2019 Budget By Otive Igbuzor - SaharaReporters.com Advocacy Issues For The Federal Government Of Nigeria 2019 Budget By Otive Igbuzor  SaharaReporters.com

        The importance of the budget for effective *service* delivery in any country cannot be overemphasized. It has been recognised that the budget is perhaps the most ...



      13. Nigeria Seeks Concessional Loans to Tame Debt-Service Costs - Bloomberg Nigeria Seeks Concessional Loans to Tame Debt-Service Costs  Bloomberg

        Nigeria may have about the best-performing Eurobonds in emerging markets this year, but the West African nation says it will prioritize borrowing from ...



      14. Media release Nigeria take big step towards World Cup dream 21 Mar 19 - International Cricket Council Media release Nigeria take big step towards World Cup dream 21 Mar 19  International Cricket Council

        Not *content* with stunning Namibia on the first day of the ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup Africa Qualifier, Nigeria held their nerve to beat Uganda on 20 March, ...



      15. New Zealand attack: Right-wing media uses Nigeria Christian killings - Quartz New Zealand attack: Right-wing media uses Nigeria Christian killings  Quartz

        The repercussions of the deadly attack on Muslims in a mosque by a self-proclaimed white supremacist in Christchurch, New Zealand are reaching Nigeria.



      16. Nigeria gear up to hold supplementary elections - CNBCAfrica.com Nigeria gear up to hold supplementary elections  CNBCAfrica.com

        As Nigeria gears up for its supplementary elections this Saturday, the political climate has not been without debates arising from a couple of issues ranging from ...



      17. Fury Grows in Nigeria Over School Collapse That Killed at Least 8 - The New York Times Fury Grows in Nigeria Over School Collapse That Killed at Least 8  The New York Times

        LAGOS, Nigeria — Outrage mounted at government officials in Nigeria on Thursday over a deadly school building collapse and a shoddy rescue effort that ...



      18. Nigeria’s pension industry: prospects & challenges - CNBCAfrica.com Nigeria’s pension industry: prospects & challenges  CNBCAfrica.com

        Data from the National Bureau of Statistics shows that the number of workers registered under the pension scheme increased to just over 8.4 million people in ...



      19. Oil: Nigeria's greatest dilemma - africanews Oil: Nigeria's greatest dilemma  africanews

        This week's business column, is dedicated to the efforts of African countries in raising oil prices on the market.



      20. FACT CHECK: Did 'Muslim Militants' Kill 120 Christians in Nigeria in February/March 2019? - Snopes.com FACT CHECK: Did 'Muslim Militants' Kill 120 Christians in Nigeria in February/March 2019?  Snopes.com

        News reports in the aftermath of the Christchurch, New Zealand, massacre presented a woefully incomplete description of a complicated conflict.



      21. Nigeria's Christians slaughtered by Boko Haram amid western media silence - Washington Examiner Nigeria's Christians slaughtered by Boko Haram amid western media silence  Washington Examiner

        Terrorists of the group Boko Haram in Nigeria took over the town of Michika in Nigeria's far eastern state of Adamawa, Monday, burning buildings and ...



      22. Dangote's Nigeria Tomato Plant Resumes After Years Idling - Bloomberg Dangote's Nigeria Tomato Plant Resumes After Years Idling  Bloomberg

        A tomato-paste factory owned by Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, resumed production in Nigeria's northern state of Kano after staying idle for more than two ...



      23. Opinion | Nigeria's election shows that technology won't save broken democracies - The Washington Post Opinion | Nigeria's election shows that technology won't save broken democracies  The Washington Post

        As the dust settles on Nigeria's elections amid reports of technology failures and violence, it is clear that digital elections are no panacea.



      24. Homeless chess champion from Nigeria 'gets apartment' after crowdfund - BBC News Homeless chess champion from Nigeria 'gets apartment' after crowdfund  BBC News

        A crowdfunder was started for eight-year-old Tanitoluwa Adewumi after he won a US chess competition.



      25. Future looks gloomy for Nigerian forests – FG - The Punch Future looks gloomy for Nigerian forests – FG  The Punch

        Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The future looks very gloomy for Nigerian forests due to the over-exploitation of economic trees and other vital forests r...



      26. Nigeria's Lagos among world's cheapest cities - africanews Nigeria's Lagos among world's cheapest cities  africanews

        Lagos was ranked 127 in the survey that compares the cost of more than 150 items such as cars, food, rent, transport and clothing in 133 cities.



      27. Japan Emerges Nigeria’s Third Largest Donor with $1.4bn in 49 Years - THISDAY Newspapers Japan Emerges Nigeria’s Third Largest Donor with $1.4bn in 49 Years  THISDAY Newspapers

        ... * Doles out N170m to rice farmers, others. By Chineme Okafor in Abuja. The Japanese government has invested $1.4 billion as economic aids and



      28. SUICIDE BY 'SNIPER': Insecticide Turns Popular Choice For Suicidal Nigerians - SaharaReporters.com SUICIDE BY 'SNIPER': Insecticide Turns Popular Choice For Suicidal Nigerians  SaharaReporters.com

        We need to educate people on how to stock and use Sniper, because even its presence in the house is tempting enough to make one commit suicide without a ...



      29. Buildings Razed With Little Warning After Nigeria School Collapse - The New York Times Buildings Razed With Little Warning After Nigeria School Collapse  The New York Times

        Workers began dismantling dozens of unstable structures on Lagos Island. But many buildings were occupied, and scores of people have been displaced.



      30. 280 Christians killed in attacks in Nigeria - BP News 280 Christians killed in attacks in Nigeria  BP News

        JOS, Nigeria (BP) -- Christian deaths are spiraling in Nigeria as militant Fulani herdsmen and Boko Haram terrorists escalate their attacks, according to reports ...



      31. 2 Islamic Groups Target Nigerian Christians - 300 Killed While 72 Others Supernaturally Saved from Firing Squad - CBN News 2 Islamic Groups Target Nigerian Christians - 300 Killed While 72 Others Supernaturally Saved from Firing Squad  CBN News

        The news out of Nigeria is getting progressively worse as it is being reported that more than 300 people were killed in at least seven predominantly Christian ...



      32. Cardinal who unified a fissiparous Nigeria readies to step off stage - Crux: Covering all things Catholic Cardinal who unified a fissiparous Nigeria readies to step off stage  Crux: Covering all things Catholic

        As Cardinal John Onaiyekan of Abuja, Nigeria, prepares for retirement, arguably the most prominent Nigerian theologian in America says he'll be remembered ...



      33. Nigeria ratifies the Safe School Declaration - Nigeria - ReliefWeb Nigeria ratifies the Safe School Declaration - Nigeria  ReliefWeb

        Abuja 21st March, 2019: The Education in Emergencies Working Group Nigeria (EiEWGN) is pleased to thank the Federal Executive Council (FEC) led by His ...



      34. Nigeria consumer spending outlook - CNBCAfrica.com Nigeria consumer spending outlook  CNBCAfrica.com

        According to Mckinsey Global Institute, Nigeria is expected to remain Africa's single largest consumer market, controlling 15 percent of overall growth in ...



      35. Stop illegal militarisation of elections in Nigeria - The Punch Stop illegal militarisation of elections in Nigeria  The Punch

        In 2014, the PDP-led government deployed platoons of armed soldiers in Ekiti State for the governorship election. A week before the election the ar...



      36. How a hashtag #ThisIsMyHustle, paved way for young Nigerians to make good returns in business - Pulse Nigeria How a hashtag #ThisIsMyHustle, paved way for young Nigerians to make good returns in business  Pulse Nigeria

        A small network of entrepreneurs beat their own expectations after a hashtag #ThisIsMyHustle, linked them with profitable connections -- more than they ever ...



      37. Nigerians Finally Get to Vote, but Hit a Few More Snags - The New York Times Nigerians Finally Get to Vote, but Hit a Few More Snags  The New York Times

        After multiple delays, federal elections are going ahead. President Muhammadu Buhari, who has promised a crackdown on corruption, is seeking a second term.



      38. KPMG survey shows Nigerian CFOs less optimistic on economy - CNBCAfrica.com KPMG survey shows Nigerian CFOs less optimistic on economy  CNBCAfrica.com

        A recent KPMG survey finds that Chief Financial Officers of companies operating in Nigeria are less optimistic about the prospect for growth in the Nigerian ...



      39. W. Africa Crude-Nigerian programmes emerge, overhangs dwindle - Reuters W. Africa Crude-Nigerian programmes emerge, overhangs dwindle  Reuters

        LONDON, March 21 (Reuters) - May loading programmes for more grades of Nigerian crude emerged on Thursday, as Angolan and Nigerian cargoes left over ...



      40. Nigeria's balance of payment fragile — Report - The Punch Nigeria's balance of payment fragile — Report  The Punch

        Nike Popoola The net inflow of money into the Nigerian economy from other countries in Q4 2018 remained fragile and was dominated by oil and gas t...



      41. Nigerian President Buhari Wins Second Term While Opponent Calls Election A 'Sham' - NPR Nigerian President Buhari Wins Second Term While Opponent Calls Election A 'Sham'  NPR

        Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari won a second term, the country's election authority said Wednesday. But his main opponent quickly said he would ...



      42. Nigeria produces 55.85 million tons of solid minerals –NBS - The Punch Nigeria produces 55.85 million tons of solid minerals –NBS  The Punch

        Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja Nigeria produced a total of 55.85 million tonnes of solid minerals in the 2018 fiscal year, data released by the National Bur...



      43. Boko Haram Will Never Break Them: Photographing Nigeria's Schoolgirls - NPR Boko Haram Will Never Break Them: Photographing Nigeria's Schoolgirls  NPR

        Rukkaya and Hadiza often hid their school uniforms in plastic bags because they feared becoming a target of Boko Haram (left). A connect-the-dots-style ...



      44. For His Anti-Fake Drugs Startup, Nigerian Pharmacist Bayo Alonge Beats 4500 From 119 Countries To Win €100000 Prize - SaharaReporters.com For His Anti-Fake Drugs Startup, Nigerian Pharmacist Bayo Alonge Beats 4500 From 119 Countries To Win €100000 Prize  SaharaReporters.com

        Starting at $60/month, pharmacovigilance inspectors from country FDAs can now use the RxAll solution to test drug quality at the ports and in pharmacies using ...



      45. Former Senate president writes open letter to Donald Trump - Legit.ng Former Senate president writes open letter to Donald Trump  Legit.ng

        Legit.ng News ☆ Furthermore, the Presidency also constituted a Presidential Panel of Inquiry to probe the same allegations and or, review compliance of the ...



      46. Armed Men Kill 9, Including Children, in North Nigeria - VOA News Armed Men Kill 9, Including Children, in North Nigeria  VOA News

        Armed men killed nine villagers, including children, and torched homes in northern Nigeria on Saturday, official sources said, the latest attack in a surge of ...



      47. Media release Nigeria spring first surprise in Windhoek 18 Mar 19 - International Cricket Council Media release Nigeria spring first surprise in Windhoek 18 Mar 19  International Cricket Council

        Nigeria got the ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup Africa Qualifier 2019 off to a thrilling start, as they outlasted hosts Namibia on the opening day.



      48. No proof for '12 million jobs' in Nigeria's rice industry, as presidential aide claimed - Africa Check No proof for '12 million jobs' in Nigeria's rice industry, as presidential aide claimed  Africa Check

        Rice is big in Nigeria, Africa's most populous country. But have the government's policies seen a jobs windfall?



      49. Excitement as Buhari’s finance minister gets foreign appointment - Legit.ng Excitement as Buhari’s finance minister gets foreign appointment  Legit.ng

        Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, the finance minister of Nigeria, was on Thursday, March 21, appointed by the Africa Union (AU) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, as the ...



      50. Brighton boss Hughton hopes Balogun features in Nigeria's games - Goal.com Brighton boss Hughton hopes Balogun features in Nigeria's games  Goal.com

        The 30-year-old has featured sparingly for the Seagulls and the 60-year-old is looking to see the defender back in action with the west Africans.



      51. Nigeria’s state elections are more violent than national ones - The Economist Nigeria’s state elections are more violent than national ones  The Economist

        THE BESPECTACLED young woman from Kano, northern Nigeria's largest city, laughs shyly before she speaks. But scars above her eyebrow and on her ...



      52. Nigerian Christians Under Siege: Attacks Claim 120 Lives Since February - CBN News Nigerian Christians Under Siege: Attacks Claim 120 Lives Since February  CBN News

        At least 120 people have been killed in attacks reportedly committed by the Fulani militia against Christian communities in Nigeria since February, according to ...



      53. ‘They can’t believe he is gone’: Beloved Nigerian cultural critic among dead in Ethiopian Airlines crash - The Washington Post ‘They can’t believe he is gone’: Beloved Nigerian cultural critic among dead in Ethiopian Airlines crash  The Washington Post

        Pius Adesanmi, a professor at a Canadian university, was deeply engaged in Nigerian affairs and served as a mentor to many young African writers.



      54. Nigeria’s solar academy - Deutsche Welle Nigeria’s solar academy  Deutsche Welle

        In a bid to reduce unemployment and get around rising energy costs, Sunny Akpoyibo founded a 'solar academy' in Lagos. There, people can learn how solar ...



      55. Nigerians Vote After Delay - NPR Nigerians Vote After Delay  NPR

        Eighty-four million Nigerians are registered to vote for president in Saturday's elections. But the week's delay of the vote could affect turnout for the next leader of ...



      56. Over 50 People Missing After Nigerian Oil Pipeline Explosion - The New York Times Over 50 People Missing After Nigerian Oil Pipeline Explosion  The New York Times

        WARRI, Nigeria — More than 50 people were missing after a leaking oil pipeline exploded and caused a stampede in southern Nigeria, a local official said on ...



      57. Genetically modified foods not yet approved in Nigeria - Agency - Premium Times Genetically modified foods not yet approved in Nigeria - Agency  Premium Times

        The Nigeria Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) has faulted reports that it has approved the distribution of genetically modified foods in Nigeria.



      58. Nigeria's first real-time election database - CNN Nigeria's first real-time election database  CNN

        After the polls close for Nigeria's general election Saturday, the Stears situation room in Lagos kicked into overdrive.



      59. CISI launches Nigerian advisory council - The Nation Newspaper CISI launches Nigerian advisory council  The Nation Newspaper

        The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) has launched its Nigerian National Advisory Council (NAC) to foster the activities of the global ...



      60. Opinion: Nigeria's Kaduna state is becoming a reference for subnational SDG action - Devex Opinion: Nigeria's Kaduna state is becoming a reference for subnational SDG action  Devex

        The foundation was recently laid for the Sustainable Development Goals data laboratory in Kaduna state, northwest Nigeria. Named after United Nations Deputy ...



      61. Nigeria rallies disillusioned voters after postponed polls - CNN Nigeria rallies disillusioned voters after postponed polls  CNN

        Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) Nigerian politicians and businesses have begun introducing measures to encourage people to vote in this weekend's rescheduled ...



      62. Nigeria's political transfer window is open - The Africa Report Nigeria's political transfer window is open  The Africa Report

        Gbenga Daniel, the former governor of Ogun State who was head of Atiku Abubakar's presidential campaign, is one. On 14 March he quit active politics saying ...



      63. Nigeria elections: Explosions heard hours before presidential vote - CNN Nigeria elections: Explosions heard hours before presidential vote  CNN

        Multiple bomb blasts rocked the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri just hours before presidential polls opened Saturday. There were no reports of any deaths or ...



      64. Homeless 8-Year-Old Nigerian Christian Refugee Becomes NY State Chess Champ - CBN News Homeless 8-Year-Old Nigerian Christian Refugee Becomes NY State Chess Champ  CBN News

        An eight-year-old Nigerian Christian refugee who fled Boko Haram is now the New York State chess champion for his age bracket.



      65. Gay Nigerian reverend to be ordained by Church of England - The Punch Gay Nigerian reverend to be ordained by Church of England  The Punch

        Eniola Akinkuotu. Popular gay Nigerian cleric, Jide Macaulay, will, in June, be ordained an Anglican priest by the Church of England. Macaulay revealed this on ...



      66. Attah: Import of Buhari's victory for Nigeria - The Nation Newspaper Attah: Import of Buhari's victory for Nigeria  The Nation Newspaper

        FORMER Governor Victor Attah of Akwa Ibom State has described the 2019 general elections and the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari as the triumph of ...



      67. AFCON qualifers: Receive Seychelles, Egypt warmly, Police urges Nigerians - The Punch AFCON qualifers: Receive Seychelles, Egypt warmly, Police urges Nigerians  The Punch

        Ochei Matthew, Asaba. As Nigeria's Super Eagles engage the Pirates of Seychelles in an African Cup of Nations qualifier at the Stephen Keshi Township ...



      68. What you need to know about Nigeria’s new housing law - CNBCAfrica.com What you need to know about Nigeria’s new housing law  CNBCAfrica.com

        Nigeria's National Assembly has passed a new housing law called the National Housing Fund Act. As part of the provisions of the act, there will be a 2.5 per cent ...



      69. Nigeria 2019 Elections: Voters to elect governors - CNN Nigeria 2019 Elections: Voters to elect governors  CNN

        Nigerians will head to the polls Saturday to elect state governors and representatives to state assemblies.



      70. AS Roma launch Nigerian pidgin English Twitter account - The Punch AS Roma launch Nigerian pidgin English Twitter account  The Punch

        Italian professional football club, Associazione Sportiva Roma, commonly referred to as AS Roma, has launched Nigerian pidgin English Twitter account ...



      71. In Nigeria, delayed election takes place amid polling glitches and Boko Haram attacks - The Washington Post In Nigeria, delayed election takes place amid polling glitches and Boko Haram attacks  The Washington Post

        Tens of millions of Nigerians went to the polls on Saturday, a week after a last-minute election delay, as Africa's most populous nation struggles with challenges ...



      72. The risk of further bloodshed and oil disruption remains high as Nigeria re-elects its president - CNBC The risk of further bloodshed and oil disruption remains high as Nigeria re-elects its president  CNBC

        Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has won a second term in office after a contentious Nigerian election this weekend, but a period of uncertainty and ...



      73. Building collapses in Nigeria's Ibadan - days after Lagos incident - africanews Building collapses in Nigeria's Ibadan - days after Lagos incident  africanews

        It comes barely 72 hours after a similar occurrence in the commercial capital Lagos claimed twenty lives, mostly of school going children whose school was ...



      74. Nigeria spends $400 mln yearly on foreign software purchase at the expense of the local industry - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa Nigeria spends $400 mln yearly on foreign software purchase at the expense of the local industry  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

        Nigerian IT and finance actors are asking the government to adopt appropriate measures to end the enormous expenses incurred in acquiring foreign.



      75. Senate passes Nigerian Council for Psychologists (Establishment) Bill, others - The Punch Senate passes Nigerian Council for Psychologists (Establishment) Bill, others  The Punch

        The Senate on Wednesday passed a bill seeking the establishment of the Nigerian Council for Psychologists for proper regulation of the psychology p...



      76. Nigeria ranks 85 on 2019 Global Happiness Report - The Punch Nigeria ranks 85 on 2019 Global Happiness Report  The Punch

        As the world marks the International Day of Happiness, Nigeria is ranked 85 out of 156 countries and second in sub-Saharan Africa in 2019. This ...



      77. NBA's Giannis Antetokounmpo, MVP favorite isn't big in Nigeria - Quartz NBA's Giannis Antetokounmpo, MVP favorite isn't big in Nigeria  Quartz

        Nigerian sports fans love nothing more than bragging rights. It's why, beyond celebrating their national teams and athletes, they are also typically quick to “claim” ...



      78. Exclusive: Nigeria hits oil majors with billions in back taxes - Reuters Exclusive: Nigeria hits oil majors with billions in back taxes  Reuters

        Nigeria has ordered foreign oil and gas companies to pay nearly $20 billion in taxes it says are owed to local states, industry and government sources said, in a ...



      79. Will President Buhari Rescue Nigeria's Oil And Gas Sector? - Forbes Will President Buhari Rescue Nigeria's Oil And Gas Sector?  Forbes

        The reelection of Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari will have significant implications for Africa's largest energy producer. The question is now one of ...



      80. Full house as Nigeria commence preparation for Seychelles clash - Goal.com Full house as Nigeria commence preparation for Seychelles clash  Goal.com

        Ahead of Friday's dead-rubber qualifier versus the Pirates in Asaba, the Super Eagles trained for the first time on Tuesday evening.



      81. Nigeria's Laws Hold Women Back, and the Economy Suffers - Council on Foreign Relations Nigeria's Laws Hold Women Back, and the Economy Suffers  Council on Foreign Relations

        According to the CFR Women and Foreign Policy Program's new digital report, Growing Economies Through Gender Parity, Nigeria's GDP could grow by 23 ...



      82. Using dance to get Nigeria's street kids back in school - Al Jazeera English Using dance to get Nigeria's street kids back in school  Al Jazeera English

        How Seyi Oluyole's Dream Catchers captured the attention of celebrities and made their way back to the classroom.



      83. Nigerian Oil Region Crisis Threatens Buhari's Economic Plans - Bloomberg Nigerian Oil Region Crisis Threatens Buhari's Economic Plans  Bloomberg

        *Fresh* from his comfortable re-election, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari faces a huge hurdle to keep his vow to end the economy's addiction to oil: win a ...



      84. U.S report on Nigeria’s anti-graft war false, misleading- EFCC - Vanguard U.S report on Nigeria’s anti-graft war false, misleading- EFCC  Vanguard

        The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, yesterday, described as false and misleading the United States of America's report, which claimed that ...



      85. Nigeria needs to reduce tax compliance costs – PwC - The Punch Nigeria needs to reduce tax compliance costs – PwC  The Punch

        'Femi Asu PwC Nigeria has said the deployment of technology will help Nigeria to reduce tax compliance costs in order to encourage more people to ...



      86. Elnathan John slams hustle culture in 'Be(com)ing Nigerian' - CNN Elnathan John slams hustle culture in 'Be(com)ing Nigerian'  CNN

        Acclaimed satirist criticizes Nigeria's 'success by any means necessary' culture, which he believes is eroding standards in public life.



      87. Dennerby Promises to Take Nigeria’s Best Legs to World Cup in France - THISDAY Newspapers Dennerby Promises to Take Nigeria’s Best Legs to World Cup in France  THISDAY Newspapers

        Super Falcons's Head Coach Thomas Dennerby has said that the team will go to this year's FIFA Women's World Cup finals in France with the best legs ...



      88. This Nigerian doctor might just prevent the next deadly pandemic - Nature.com This Nigerian doctor might just prevent the next deadly pandemic  Nature.com

        As leader of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Chikwe Ihekweazu works to protect the nation — and the world — from devastating outbreaks.



      89. Nigeria 2019: Eshu Laalu As Polling Agent By Reuben Abati - SaharaReporters.com Nigeria 2019: Eshu Laalu As Polling Agent By Reuben Abati  SaharaReporters.com

        Here is yet another account of what I saw in the politics of Ogun State and Nigeria. One of my early teachable moments was the realization that you are required ...



      90. Is democracy the answer to Nigeria's woes? | Nigeria - Aljazeera.com Is democracy the answer to Nigeria's woes? | Nigeria  Aljazeera.com

        Nigeria is about to choose a new leader as voters finally go to the polls on Saturday.



      91. Nigeria's Moses Simon enjoying regular football with Levante - BBC Sport Nigeria's Moses Simon enjoying regular football with Levante  BBC Sport

        Nigeria winger Moses Simon says he is pleased to be playing regularly for La Liga side Levante after struggling for game time in the first half of the season.



      92. Azubuike Okechukwu, Kelechi Nwakali get Nigeria U23 roles - Goal.com Azubuike Okechukwu, Kelechi Nwakali get Nigeria U23 roles  Goal.com

        The midfield duo will start in their leading roles in the U23 Afcon qualifier doubleheader against Libya.



      93. Guns, religion and climate change intensify Nigeria’s deadly farmer-herder clashes - Los Angeles Times Guns, religion and climate change intensify Nigeria’s deadly farmer-herder clashes  Los Angeles Times

        In Kaduna state, farmers and cattle herders have long clashed over land, but new factors mean more bloodshed. It's a central theme in the presidential race.



      94. Nigeria Building Collapses With Dozens of Children Inside - The Daily Beast Nigeria Building Collapses With Dozens of Children Inside  The Daily Beast

        A three-story school building collapsed in Lagos, Nigeria, on Wednesday, trapping dozens of children inside, the Associated Press reports. Emergency ...



      95. Customs arrest fake NYSC member allegedly smuggling cars into Nigeria - Daily Post Nigeria Customs arrest fake NYSC member allegedly smuggling cars into Nigeria  Daily Post Nigeria

        The Nigeria Customs *Service*, Seme Border Area Command, says it has arrested a fake corps member suspected to specialise in smuggling banned vehicles ...



      96. Nigeria’s new president is bound to fail – whoever wins the election - The Guardian Nigeria’s new president is bound to fail – whoever wins the election  The Guardian

        The country's problems are so entrenched that 'managed chaos' is the best we can hope for, says author Chigozie Obioma.



      97. Nigeria's election delay disrupts wedding plans, life - Quartz Nigeria's election delay disrupts wedding plans, life  Quartz

        Couples are scrambling to rescue wedding plans affected by Nigeria's rescheduled elections.



      98. Six People Fall Into Extreme Poverty in This Nation Every Minute - Bloomberg Six People Fall Into Extreme Poverty in This Nation Every Minute  Bloomberg

        I eat anything I see,” says Abdul Edosa, 30, as he sits under the bridge in the sprawling Nigerian commercial metropolis of Lagos, where he sleeps. “I beg money ...



      99. Nigeria election marred by vote buying, tech failures and violence - The Guardian Nigeria election marred by vote buying, tech failures and violence  The Guardian

        Nigeria's long-awaited presidential election went ahead on Saturday, marred by heavy gunfire in the north-east, killings in the south and reports of technology ...



      100. BREAKING: Nigerian Senate Approves N30,000 As New National Minimum Wage - SaharaReporters.com BREAKING: Nigerian Senate Approves N30,000 As New National Minimum Wage  SaharaReporters.com

        The Nigerian Senate has approved N30,000 as the new national minimum wage.



         
        
        AllAfrica

        1. Nigeria Ranks 85 On Global Happiness Report [Premium Times] As the world marks the International Day of Happiness, Nigeria is ranked 85 out of 156 countries and second in sub-Saharan Africa.

        2. Four States Atiku Claims Were 'Stolen' From Him During 2019 Polls [Premium Times] An opposition presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, claims he won in four of the states that the electoral commission, INEC, declared were won by President Muhammadu Buhari.

        3. Nigeria Eclipses Egypt As Africa's Largest Rice Producer [The Exchange] West African nation Nigeria has overtaken North African counterpart Egypt as Africa's largest producer of rice.

        4. Why Do Nigerians Continue to Tolerate a Mediocre Govt? [This is Africa] As Nigeria lurches from one incompetent government to the other, why has there been no meaningful attempt to take on the entrenched political elite?

        5. Presidential Election - the Real Number of Votes I Scored in Each State - Atiku [Premium Times] The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar in the just-completed presidential election has given a breakdown of the number of votes he believed he scored in each of the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory as opposed to that which was announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

        6. Govt Approves Five New Clean-Up Contracts for Ogoni Land [Premium Times] The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved five more contracts for the clean up of Ogoni land in Rivers State.

        7. Fashola Dismisses Claims That Bad Roads Are Responsible For Accidents [Leadership] The minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has stated that accidents on Nigerian highways are not always the result of bad roads as claimed by road users, but largely due to over speeding and recklessness of drivers.

        8. New Refineries to Overrun Inefficient Plants By 2024 [Guardian] An increase in the number of new refining capacity, expected to extend till the end of 2024, signifies major competition ahead for the oil industry, with possible shutdowns, the International Energy Agency (IEA), said in its Oil 2019 Report.

        9. Amazing 31 Women Who Made List in Buhari's Second Term [Vanguard] About 31 women are to be part of President Muhammadu Buhari's team in his second term in office. These women who come from different backgrounds have been carefully selected to head various ministries and agencies in a bid to encourage Nigerian women.

        10. Govt to Intensify Effort in Blocking Leakages, Diversifying Economy - Finance Minister [Vanguard] The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed has disclosed that the Federal Government would put more effort towards blocking leakages and diversifying the economy in accordance with its Economic Recovery Growth Plan, ERGP.

        11. Is Nigeria Ready to Leave No One Behind? World Water Day 2019 [Nigeria Health Watch] Water is life

        12. Nigeria to Deploy Technology in Oil Pipelines Monitoring [Premium Times] The Managing Director, Nigerian Pipelines Storage company (NPSC), Luke Anele, has said the agency is deploying new technologies to monitor activities in oil pipelines across the country.

        13. Nigerian Waters Safe, Says Bello [This Day] The Executive Secretary/CEO Nigerian Shippers' Council, Hassan Bello has criticised the imposition of surcharges on Nigerian bound cargo because of non -existing security concerns along the Gulf of Guinea region.

        14. Weak Regulation Fuels Rise in Medical Errors, Drug Problems in Nigeria [Guardian] Medical experts have raised fresh alarm over rise in fake and adulterated drugs, medicines' abuse and misuse, misdiagnosis, disease treatment errors and failure as well as morbidity and mortality in the country.

        15. Nigeria Now Producing 8 Million Tons Of Rice Annually - RIFAN [Leadership] Contrary to the report that says Nigeria produces 4 million tons of rice, the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) says it has established that instead, Nigeria being the largest producer of rice in Africa is producing 8 million tons of rice annually.

        16. 'We Wanted to Erase Impression That South-East Hates Buhari' [Guardian] Re-elected governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi, in this interview with Southeast Bureau Chief, LAWRENCE NJOKU, speaks on his experience in the last four years, his second term focus among other national issues.

        17. SOS Children's Villages Spend N50 Million to Upgrade Eight Schools in Lagos [Guardian] As part of its corporate social responsibility, SOS Children's Villages is spending over N50m to upgrade infrastructure of eight schools in Lagos State.

        18. Farmland Clearing, Livestock Production, Others Aggravate Climate Change [Guardian] Scientists have categorically proven that the drive to produce more food to meet the growing world demand is a major factor contributing to a warmer atmosphere around the globe.

        19. When Is the Right Time to Take Drugs - Before, After or With Meal? [Premium Times] Does eating before taking our drugs or taking them after a meal affect the efficacy of the drugs?

        20. 3 Nollywood Films Selected for Hollywood Screening in U.S. [Vanguard] Three Nollywood films - 'Up North', 'Lionheart' and 'King of Boys' have been selected for screening at the second edition of the 'Nollywood In Hollywood' on Friday and Saturday in the United States.

        21. Court Strikes Out Suit Demanding Prosecution of Abaribe, Fani-Kayode [Premium Times] The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has struck out a case seeking to ensure the prosecution of former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, over the disappearance of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.

        22. Deji Adeyanju Accuses Charly Boy of Collecting Money to Campaign Against Atiku [Guardian] Nigerian activist Deji Adeyanju on Tuesday said the founder of 'Our Mumu Don Do' movement, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charly Boy is a fraud.

        23. Unlocking Potential of Nigeria Commodity Exchange [This Day] At the primary level, a commodity exchange connects buyers and sellers of physical commodities, a role that is particularly useful in enhancing market efficiency by helping to match supply and demand of commodities across time and geographic distances. In its sophisticated form, a commodity exchange, as noted by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, brings together buyers and sellers of commodity price risk, permitting those who wish to reduce their exposure to price movements to transfer

        24. Man Jailed 15 Years for Manslaughter [Premium Times] A 52-year-old man, Joshua Akanbi, has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment by an Ado Ekiti High Court for manslaughter.

        25. Governor Emmanuel Signs N672 Billion Akwa Ibom Budget Into Law [Premium Times] The Akwa Ibom State governor, Udom Emmanuel, on Wednesday signed the 2019 budget of the state into law.

        26. How You Can Grow Your Crops Better Without Soil - Expert [Daily Trust] Mr Adebowale Onafowora introduced soilless farming in Nigerian in 2013 and has since trained over 10,000 people to farm without soil. When the quantity surveyor started BIC farms in 2006, he focused on re-circulated aquaculture system (RAS). After training in hydroponics in South Africa, he shifted his attention to farming without soil in Abeokuta, Ogun State. Onafowora, who among other things, is into aquaculture, livestock, value chain development, pig farming and arguably owns the largest moringa planta

        27. Nigeria's 2019 Polls - the Good, the Bad and the Ugly [Vanguard] Ahead of this year's general elections, I wrote a piece in this column, entitled "Nigeria must pass seven basic tests of credible polls" (Vanguard, January 10, 2019). Drawing on Denis and Ian Derbyshire's work in Political Systems of the World, I stated that, to be truly free and democratic, elections must not involve voter intimidation, vote-buying, vote-miscounting or the abuse of incumbency, such as the militarisation of the polls or the intimidation of opponents.

        28. Mo Abudu's 'Chief Daddy' Makes Netflix [Vanguard] Following the success of Fifty and The Wedding Party, Chief Daddy, the much anticipated EbonyLife Films production, is finally available on Netflix.

        29. NNPC Releases Guidelines for 2019 Crude Oil Swap Contract [This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Wednesday unveiled the guidelines for its crude oil-for-product swap programme, known as the Direct Sale and Direct Purchase (DSDP) scheme.

        30. 11 Nigerian Athletes Get IOC Scholarship Ahead 2020 Olympics [Daily Trust] Succour has come the way of 11 Nigerian athletes ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo after they were listed in the latest International Olympic Committee scholarship scheme.

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