Nigeria's foreign debts balloon to $40bn servicing costs look set to surpass government revenue

NIGERIA'S total foreign debts ballooned to $40bn as of at the end of March this year from $38.4bn in December 2021 with domestic debt also increasing to N25trn ($60.1bn) from N27.7trn during the same period.

 

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Ipob demands immediate release of Nnamdi Kanu saying terrorist may attack his DSS detention centre

INDIGENOUS People of Biafra (Ipob) has asked for the immediate release of its leader Nnamdi Kanu pointing out that his life could be at risk as a result of the recent threats by terrorists to take over Abuja.

 

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Armed gunmen launch another attack on Owo less than two months after church massacre

ARMED gunmen have once more attacked the Owo community in Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State  less than two months after the town was subjected to a gruesome massacre at the St Francis Catholic Church which left about 40 people dead.

 

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Team Nigeria names it captains for Commonwealth Games ahead of tonight's opening ceremony

TEAM Nigeria has named Nnamdi Innocent and Blessing Oborodudu have been named as the captains of the country's male and female squads ahead of the opening ceremony of the 2022 Commonwealth Games holding in Birmingham.

 

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Unfortunately Nigeria is not tapping into the opportunities that the Russia-Ukraine conflict is presenting to her on a platter

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[1] Last week, a European Union delegation visited Abuja to ask that Nigeria replace Russia as their main gas supplier. Why did we not figure out that opportunity ourselves? Nigeria should have plugged the gap in the market as soon as sanctions were introduced against Moscow?

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PDP senators storm out of National Assembly giving Buhari six weeks to address insecurity or face impeachment

PEOPLES Democratic Party (PDP) senators walked out of the National Assembly today during a debate on insecurity to protest the inaction of the federal government on the matter threatening to initiate impeachment proceedings against President Muhammadu Buhari.

 

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Anglican Church of Nigeria says APC's Muslim-Muslim is totally unacceptable to Christians

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has received a further know to his aspiration after the Church of Nigeria or Anglican Communion attacked his decision to go for a Muslim-Muslim ticket.

 

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Wike urged to honour his promise to back whoever emerged as the PDP presidential candidate

GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has been reminded to keep the promise he made to Nigerians during the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential primaries in Abuja to support whoever emerges.

 

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Tinubu reaches out to Christian Association of Nigeria and Arewa Pastors in bid to douse anger

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has reportedly opened talks with religious bodies across the country in a bid to usage the anger that his decision to go with a fellow Muslim as his running mate has caused.

 

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NFF submits formal bid to host 2025 Nations Cup in conjunction with Benin Republic

NIGERIAN Football Federation (NFF) officials have formally submitted an official bid to host the 2025 African Cup of Nations on conjunction with neighbouring Republic of Benin to the Confederation of African Football (Caf).

 

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