• How FG intends to make Nigeria hub for regional air travels – Aviation Minister explains

    How FG intends to make Nigeria hub for regional air travels – Aviation Minister explains

    According to reports, the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, has enumerated the vision of the President Muhammadu Buhari for the Aviation sector, adding that the government intends to gradually reposition the Nigerian Aviation industry in a way that it would turn the nation into a regional hub for air transportation.

    Speaking while receiving a delegation from Airbus Group of France led by Ambassador of France in Nigeria, Denys Gauer, the minister stated that this is in view of […]

  • Gov. Nasir El-Rufai pictured ‘kneeling’ beside Obasanjo at the 2nd Regional Security Summit … see photo

    Gov. Nasir El-Rufai pictured ‘kneeling’ beside Obasanjo at the 2nd Regional Security Summit … see photo

    Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai pictured ‘kneeling’ beside former president Olusegun Obasanjo at the 2nd Regional Security Summit in Abuja. Also pictured is former Nigeria Minister of Agriculture and the President of African Development Bank, Dr Akinwumi Adesina.

    Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai pictured ‘kneeling’ beside former president Olusegun Obasanjo at the 2nd Regional Security Summit in Abuja. Also pictured is former Nigeria Minister of Agriculture and the President of African Development Bank, Dr Akinwumi

  • Boko Haram In Regional Fight Against Militant Group

    Boko Haram In Regional Fight Against Militant Group

    The detention for several months of 84 children in Cameroon has highlighted concern that the regional campaign against Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram is leading to rights abuses.

    Amnesty International called on Friday for the release of the children, some as young as five, detained by security forces in a raid in December on Islamic schools in Cameroon’s Far North Region which authorities said were Boko Haram training camps. A government spokesman was not available for comment.

    The report came as Niger’s […]