Nigeria Launches Its First Digital Currency, eNaira.

President Mohammadu Buhari has launched Nigeria's first digital currency, the Central Bank Digital Currency also known as the eNaira. The eNaira was designed to...

Chikwe Ihekweazu Is Appointed WHO Assistant Director General

The Director General of the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu has been appointed Assistant Director General of Health Emergency Intelligence...

Nigeria Suspends Twitter Operations

Nigeria has suspended all Twitter activities in the country. The proposed implementation method of the suspension is still unclear. The Federal...

Lagos State Announces Closure Of Eko Bridge From June 4th

The Lagos state commissioner for transportation, Dr. Fredrick Oladeinde has announced the closure of the Eko Bridge for repairs scheduled for the 4th of...

FG Declares Work-Free Day For Armed Forces

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared today, Monday the 24th of May, a work-free day for members of the Armed Forces. Monday has...

IMEI’s Are Not To Be Submitted —NCC Clarifies

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has clarified the submission of the international mobile equipment identity (IMEI) which is expected to take off in July. NCC’s...

NCC Mandates Nigerians To Submit IMEI Numbers

The National Communications Commission (NCC) has announced that Nigerians will be expected to submit the International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) numbers of their phones...

Oyo State Declares Friday A Public Holiday Ahead Of Local Government...

Oyo state has declared Friday, 21st of May a public holiday ahead of the local government elections scheduled for Saturday. The announcement was made today...

Nigerian Immigration Service Suspends Applications For International Passport

The Nigeria Immigration Service has suspended applications for new international passports until June 1, 2021. The Comptroller General of Immigration, Muhammed Babandede announced the new...

President Buhari Set To Leave For France Tomorrow

President Mohammadu Buhari is set to leave for Paris, France tomorrow, Sunday the 16th of May to attend the African Finance Summit. The summit...

JAMB Reschedules 2021 UTME Exam Date

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board JAMB has rescheduled 2021 University Tertiary Matriculation Exams UTME to the 19th of June. The JAMB registrar, Ishaq...

Eid-al-Fitr: NSCIA Announces Non Sighting Of Moon

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has announced the non sighting of the Shawwal crescent moon. The Islamic body announced that Remadan...

Eid-al-Fitr: Nigeria Declares Wednesday And Thursday Public Holidays

The Nigerian government has declared Wednesday and Thursday, the 12th and 13th of May, public holidays to mark Eid-al-Fitr. The news was announced by the...

FG Extends NIN-SIM Consolidation For The 5th Time

The Federal Government, through the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Pantami has extended the deadline for the National Identification Number(NIN)...

FG Declares Monday A Public Holiday To Mark Workers Day

The Federal Government through the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola has announced that Monday will be set aside as a pu lic holiday to...

2023 General Elections Set To Hold In February —INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has announced the scheduled date for the next General elections in Nigeria. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu made the...

SIM Card, NIN Consolidation: Court Orders NCC To Extend Deadline

A Federal High Court in Lagos state has ordered the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to extend the deadline for sim...

JAMB Announces UTME Examination Registration Dates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the registration dates for the next UTME examinations. JAMB registrations will commence on the 8th of...

The Nigerian Military Gets Scammed Out Of $772 million

The Nigerian Military claims to have been scammed out of approximately $772 million by Nigerien arms dealer, Mr Aboubakar Hima. The 46 year old citizen...

Road Transport Unions Suspended In Ondo State

The activities of Road Transport Unions; the National Union of ROAD Transport Workers (NURTW) and the Road Transport Employers' Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) have...