Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Diaspora

October 13, 2021

Diaspora remittances to Africa now more than foreign direct investment: Ghanaian Govt

Ghanaian Minister of Interior Ambrose Dery has urged African leaders to pay more attention to African migrants as more money comes through them than FDI.

October 11, 2021

Nigerians in U.S. are patriotic, says Ambassador Egopija

“Nigerians in the U.S. keep flying our flag high as our nationals excel in their various endeavours.“

October 10, 2021

We need Buhari’s kind of credibility to solve Nigeria’s problems: Osinbajo

Mr Buhari, long touted as an incorruptible leader, has seen his ratings among Nigerians dwindled due to incompetence in handling the nation’s security and economy.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo
October 8, 2021

Aniagolu-Okoye appointed Ford Foundation West Africa head

Ms Aniagolu-Okoye holds a Ph.D in Sociology specialising in Gender and Development from University College Cork in Ireland.

October 4, 2021

Citizens shouldn’t give up on Nigeria, say Nigerians in Diaspora

NIDO Singapore chapter has urged their compatriots not to give up hope on their fatherland but work closely together to move the nation forward.

Nigerians in Diaspora Commission
October 2, 2021

Nigeria opens new chancery in Guinea Bissau

Nigeria has inaugurated a newly constructed chancery in Bissau.

October 1, 2021

I’ve improved Nigeria’s image, influence worldwide: Buhari

The president during his Independence Day broadcast to the nation said his administration has implemented measures to steer the country on the path of economic prosperity.

President Muhammadu Buhari
September 25, 2021

Joseph Ladapo appointed Florida Surgeon-General

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis appointed Dr Joseph Ladapo as the state’s surgeon-general and secretary of the Department of Health.

September 22, 2021

Oyeronke Oyewumi becomes first African woman to win Distinguished Africanist Award

Ms Oyewumi, the daughter of the Soun of Ogbomoso, a paramount ruler in Oyo State, is the first African woman to win the award since its inception.

Professor Oyeronke Oyewumi
September 22, 2021

UNGA 76: Okonjo-Iweala, Patoranking, top politicians canvass COVID-19 vaccine equity

Okonjo-Iweala and award-winning singer Patoranking and others on Tuesday in New York to participate in a special event to discuss COVID-19 vaccine equity.