2019 Election: BBC Africa launches new TV/radio programmes

Nigeria, Jan. 18 -- As Nigeria prepares for the general election in 2019, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) Africa, has launched new television and radio programmes across its partner TV stat... Read More

Czech Republic offers Nigerians, others money to leave country

Nigeria, Jan. 17 -- The Czech Republic has decided to pay Nigerians and other migrants to encourage them to leave the central European country. The offer is under a programme that focuses particularl... Read More

Election: YIAGA begins advocacy visits across Nigeria

Nigeria, Jan. 15 -- The Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth, and Advancement (YIAGA) Africa in partnership with Watching The Vote (WTV), on Monday, commenced nationwide advocacy across Nigeria ahead... Read More

2019: Atiku solicits UK support for presidential bid

Nigeria, Jan. 14 -- The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the current partnerships between Nigeria and Britain will be enhanced if he is voted into office in 2019. ... Read More

ADP candidate Gbadamosi steals show as Lagos governorship candidates debate

Nigeria, Jan. 13 -- The candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Babatunde Gbadamosi, was the dark horse that wowed members of the audience in Saturday's Lagos gubernatorial election debate, as... Read More

Kwara Elections: Accord, ANRP, Labour party candidates debate

Nigeria, Jan. 11 -- Ahead of the 2019 general election, three candidates vying for the governorship seat in Kwara State have debated on issues affecting the state. The debate was conducted by the BBC... Read More

Bendel Insurance, three other teams promoted to Nigeria pro football league

Nigeria, Jan. 9 -- Four teams have secured promotion to play in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) for the upcoming season. The newly promoted clubs are Gombe United and Kada Stars from ... Read More

BBC Africa launches governorship debates across Nigeria

Nigeria, Jan. 8 -- Ahead of the general elections, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) Africa has said it would host governorship debates in 10 states across Nigeria. The debate will be conduc... Read More

Corporate Affairs Commission reduces business registration fee to N5,000

Nigeria, Jan. 5 -- The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has announced the reduction of business registration fee by 50 per cent. The fee fell from N10,000 to N5,000. The commission also said Name ... Read More

Nigerian Air Force helicopter crashes while bombing Boko Haram

Nigeria, Jan. 3 -- A Nigerian air force helicopter being used to bomb Boko Haram members has crashed. The crash was confirmed by the air force spokesperson, Ibikunle Daramola. Mr Daramola, an air co... Read More