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    In an effort to better measure tourism growth and development in Africa, UNWTO signed a Cooperation Agreement with the Nigeria Tourism Development Corporation for the Strengthening of the National Tourism Statistical System of Nigeria and the Development of a Tourism Satellite Account. UNWTO is committed to developing tourism measurement for furthering knowledge of the sector, ...
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    The Super Eagles B will this afternoon, clash with Angola for a place in the 2018 African Nations Championship semi – finals in a potentially explosive tie at the Stade Ibn Batouta in Tangier on Sunday . Hosts Morocco defeated Namibia 2 -0 on Saturday to emerge as the first qualifiers for the last four ...
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      The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) may be consumed by leadership and factionalisation crises which have blown open as many of its chieftains and top members, including sitting governors and serving federal lawmakers, have signed into the new third force, the Coalition for Nigeria, called for by former President Olusegun Obasanjo. This was as ...
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      The Presidency has released a statement on the Benue killings saying it has been happening since 2013 with over 190 people killed therefore faulting assertions that the attacks were happening because Buhari is Fulani. The ‘Factsheet’ posted on Aso Villa website http://statehouse.gov.ng/ ‎listed areas of Government’s intervention in bringing justice to perpetrators and restoring peace in ...
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      Nigeria will take on Libya today Friday at 5:30pm local time in the 2018 African Nations Championship Group C game at the Stade Ibn Batouta in Tangier, Morocco and the tie can determine the Super Eagles fate in the CHAN competition. The home-based Eagles were held to a goalless draw by Rwanda in their ...
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      The German Government has provided a total of €22 million to Nigeria, to address energy and climate change issues in the country. Accordinh to the German Ambassador to Nigeria, Bernhard Schlagheck, who disclosed this recently in an interview, the support, which is under the auspices of the Nigerian Energy Support Programme (NESP ), is ...
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      Renowned Christian organisation, Open Doors, has ranked Nigeria 14th of the 50 worst countries in the world where Christian persecution is most severe. On its world watch list published on its website, the group lamented the various forms of Christian persecution, defining it as “any hostility experienced as a result of identification with Christ.” ...
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      England will play Nigeria at Wembley and Costa Rica at Elland Road in their final friendly matches ahead of this summer’s World Cup. Nigeria will visit on 2 June while England will face Costa Rica at Leeds United’s ground on 7 June. England’s first match at the World Cup is against Tunisia on 18 ...
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      The Nigerian air force said on Wednesday the United States had agreed to sell fighter planes to Nigeria, as the West African country continues its eight-year conflict with Islamist insurgency Boko Haram. The sale of the 12 A29 Super Tucano aircraft, with weapons and services, is worth $593 million. The U.S. ambassador to Nigeria ...
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    Super Eagles Manager, Gernot Rohr has revealed that Nigeria will be involved in a pre-World Cup friendly against Poland on March 23, 2018, reports soccernet.com.ng. The Super Eagles have been drawn against Argentina, Croatia and Iceland in Group D of the 2018 World Cup, while their next opponents, the Polish team, are in Group H ...