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East Bengal steamroll Chennai to stay in I-League title race
Kolkata, Feb 24 : Veteran Nigerian striker Dudu Omagbemi scored four goals as East Bengal crushed Chennai City FC 7-1 here on Saturday to keep themselves firmly in contention for the I-League title.

East Bengal steamroll Chennai 7-1 to stay in I-League title race
Kolkata, Feb 24 : Nigerian veteran striker Dudu Omagbemi scored four goals as East Bengal crushed Chennai City FC 7-1 here on Saturday to keep themselves firmly in contention for the I-League title.

Kalu Uche's late strike helps Dynamos hold Goa to 1-1 draw
Panjim (Goa) , Feb 22 : FC Goa's chances of making it to the play-offs of Indian Super League (ISL) were dented after Nigerian striker Kalu Uche struck a late goal to help Delhi Dynamos settle with 1-1 draw in a fiery encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda last evening.

Over 40 students missing after Boko Haram attack
Abuja [Nigeria], Feb 22 : 46 students remained missing following an attack by the Boko Haram insurgents on an all-girls college in Nigeria's Yobe state earlier this week, according to the Nigerian Government.

WHO moves to contain Nigeria's Lassa fever outbreak
GENEVA: The World Health Organization is scaling up its response to an outbreak of Lassa fever in Nigeria, which has spread to 17 states and may have infected up to 450 people in less than five weeks.

Over 100 school girls still missing after Boko Haram attack: ...
Lagos, Feb 21 : As many as 111 girl students were still unaccounted for following Monday's attack by Boko Haram insurgents on a government school in Nigeria's restive northeast Yobe state, police said on Wednesday.

Suicide attacker blows self up in Nigerian university
Abuja, Feb 21 : A suicide attacker blew up himself in a university in Nigeria's Borno state. However, no casualty was reported, police said on Tuesday.

Boko Haram leader wanted 'dead or alive'
Abuja [Nigeria], Feb. 19 : Nigeria has ordered its military to capture the leader of terrorist organisation Boko Haram dead or alive.

22 killed in Nigeria suicide blasts
Abuja [Nigeria], Feb 17 : The death toll in Friday's suicide bomb attack in Nigeria's busy market has reached 22.

Indian businesses set to make big pitch in Nigeria
Accra, Feb 15 : With China increasing its trade and investment in Nigeria over the past few years, a trade exhibition involving the participation of some 200 firms from India will be an opportunity for the country to catch up.

Spanish football club Malaga presents its 3 new signings
Malaga (Spain), Feb 9 : Spanish La Liga team Malaga presented the last three of its winter signings: Algeria midfielder Mehdi Lacen, Nigerian forward Isaac Success and Belgian midfielder Maxime Lestienne.

Digitalprwire Named Official News Wire Partner of the Annual ...
LAGOS, Nigeria, February 8: Digitalprwire, a key driver of the new engagement economy and a leading Social Communication Platform in Africa, has been named the official news wire partner of the Annual Sub-Sahara Oil and Gas Summit and Exhibition which is scheduled to hold in Abuja, Nigeria ...

IIIDEM organizes 4-Day Consultation-Study Tour
New Delhi , Feb.7 : The Election Commissioner of India O.P. Rawat welcomed a group of Election Commissioners and senior officials from Independent National Electoral Commission of Nigeria(INEC) today.

Nigeria assures help in finding Indians on missing ship
New Delhi, Feb 5 : Nigeria has assured help in finding 22 Indian nationals who were on board a ship that went missing on Saturday off the coast of Benin in the Gulf of Guinea, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Monday.

Toll from Nigeria's Lassa fever outbreak rises to 30
Lagos, Feb 4 : The death toll from a Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has risen to 30 since January 2018, according to official figures.

Nigeria claims complete victory over Boko Haram
Lagos, Feb 4 : The Nigerian Army has completely defeated the Boko Haram insurgents in the restive northeast parts of the country, said Maj Gen Rogers Nicholas, head of a military operation.

I-League: Dudu winner keeps East Bengal in title race
Barasat (West Bengal), Feb 4 : Veteran Nigerian striker Dudu Omagbemi scored a late winner to help East Bengal edge past Indian Arrows 1-0 in a rip-roaring I-League clash at the Barasat Stadium here on Sunday.

Nigeria International Remittance Market is Expected to Reach USD 42 ...
GURUGRAM, India: In Nigeria, international remittance is a critical source of income for the people and has changed their standard of living to a great extent. Remittance inflow from other countries into Nigeria has resulted in development of the country in many ways.

Nigeria hails Morocco's role in Africa's development
Addis Ababa, Jan 25 : Nigeria on Thursday hailed Morocco for playing an important role in the development of the African continent.

Marketing tech firm Netcore expands global presence
Mumbai, Jan 25 : Marketing technology firm Netcore Solutions has announced that it has expanded its global presence with offices in the US, Malaysia, Indonesia and Nigeria.

Marketing tech firm Netcore expands global presence
Mumbai, Jan 24 : Marketing technology firm Netcore Solutions on Wednesday announced that it has expanded its global presence with offices in the US, Malaysia, Indonesia and Nigeria.

10 killed in Nigeria suicide blasts
Abuja, Jan 18 : At least 10 persons have been killed and 65 others injured in Nigeria's Maiduguri city following two suicide blasts, police and rescue officials said.

Nigerian army releases 244 Boko Haram suspects
Washington D.C. [U.S.A], January 17 : The Nigerian army has announced that it has released 244 Boko Haram suspects who have renounced their membership in the terrorist group.

Nigeria optimistic of securing U-20 WC ticket: official
Lagos (Nigeria), Jan 10 : Nigeria's U-20 female national team, the Falconets, is optimistic of securing one of the two African tickets to the FIFA World Cup, an official said.

Nigeria plans mass burial for 71 killed in herdsmen's attacks
Abuja, Jan 10 : Nigeria on Tuesday commenced a three-day mourning ahead of the mass burial of 71 people killed in violence allegedly perpetrated by herdsmen in the north-central state of Benue.

NCB arrests Nigerian national in Kolkata, seizes cocaine worth Rs 1 ...
Kolkata, Jan 6 : The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Friday said it has arrested a Nigerian national from the citA and recovered around 170 gram of cocaine valued at Rs 1 crore from his possession.

10 killed in Nigeria mosque attack
Abuja, Jan 3 : A teenage male suicide bomber exploded himself in a mosque in Nigeria's Gamboru town on Wednesday, killing 10 people including his biological father, officials said.

Tony Elumelu Foundation Accepting Applications for 4th Cycle of USD ...
LAGOS, Nigeria: Africa's largest philanthropy supporting entrepreneurship - The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is now accepting applications for business ideas that can transform Africa.

Gunmen kill 21 churchgoers in Nigeria
Lagos [Nigeria], Jan 2 : At least 20 people were killed after gunmen opened fire on them while they were returning from a church in Omoku area of Rivers state, Nigeria.

Tony Elumelu Foundation Accepting Applications for 4th Cycle of USD ...
LAGOS, Nigeria, Jan. 1: Africa's largest philanthropy supporting entrepreneurship - The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is now accepting applications for business ideas that can transform Africa.