Akwaaba African Travel Market November 2015, Eko Hotel, Lagos Nigeria

Akwaaba African Travel Market is the only International Travel & Tourism Fair in West Africa that brings together both global buyers and sellers in the travel, tourism and hospitality business in Africa and creates the opportunity for face to face marketing with instant feedback and high conversion rate. This year’s …

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Nigeria’s World Trade Centre To Open In Abuja by 2015

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Senator Bala Mohammed has that the World Trade Centre, currently under construction in Abuja, will open next year. The gigantic structure, which will be one of the biggest buildings in Africa is a partnership between the FCT Administration and the Churchgate Group. The …

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Okonjo Iweala, African Finance Minister of the year

The Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Friday bagged the African Finance Minister of the year award for her outstanding performance as a finance minister. The award was presented to her by the African Investor Magazine on the sideline of the ongoing annual meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington …

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Nigerian Passengers Cancel Us, Europe Trips Over Ebola

The spread of the Ebola Virus Disease to the United States and some European countries has forced many Nigerian travellers to cancel their flights to some of the affected countries. This is even as health and immigration officials at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos have been ordered to properly …

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Nigeria’s President Jonathan Records Highest Performance Rating Over 21-Month Period

THE PRESIDENT RECORDS HIGHEST JOB APPROVAL RATING OVER 21-MONTH PERIOD; 74% IN SEPTEMBER 2014 Abuja, Nigeria. October 7th, 2014 Latest governance poll results released by NOIPolls for the month of September 2014 revealed that 74% of adult Nigerians approved of President Goodluck Jonathan’s Job Performance in the past 1 month. …

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Nigeria’s President Jonathan Honors Nigerian Flag Designer, Puts Him On Lifetime Salary

AFTER years of historic initiative, the creator of the Nigeria Green, White and Green national flag, Taiwo Akinkunmi, has been appointed a Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan. Akinkunmi, in his capacity as SA to President Jonathan has been placed on a lifetime salary in addition to his national honour of …

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Airtel Customers Reach 300million Users Landmark

Bharti Airtel has declared that it has surpassed the 300 million customer level throughout its operations. The milestone consists of customers all over mobile, fixed line and also DSL, and DTH services. In a statement, the telco recalled that it began operations in 1995, reached the 100 million customers mark …

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White Entertainment Television Network to Launch in Counter to Black Entertainment Television (BET)

Los Angeles – At 6 p.m. PST Monday November 3, 2014, Telecomm will go live with White Entertainment Television (WET), which is expected reach the homes of about 34 million Comcast subscribers and 11 million DirecTV subscribers, marking one of the largest network launches of a cable channel in history. …

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Nigerian Military Confirms Killing Of Boko Haram Kingpin, More Boko Haram Fighters Surrender in Nigeria and Cameroon

The Nigerian military has confirmed that one Mohammed Bashir, who has been acting or posing on videos as the deceased Abubakar Shekau, the eccentric character known as the leader of the Boko Haram sect, was killed in a counter-terrorism operation in the north-east. In a statement, the spokesman for the …

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Nigeria Now Completely Free of Ebola Virus

The Minister of Health in Nigeria, Onyebuchi Chukwu has revealed that Nigeria is completely free of active Ebola cases, adding that all contacts of the deadly disease have been released from surveillance. Chukwu made this disclosure on Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at the United Nations General Assembly holding in New York, …

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