The largest empires that the world has ever known are, in order of size, the British, Mongol, Russian, Spanish, Umayyad, Yuan, Qing, French, Abbasid and Portuguese empires. There were a number of other large and notable empires in world history such as the Roman, Ottoman, Greek, Babylonian, Persian and Mughal empires. The post-World War 1 […]
The Medical Director of Central Hospital, Benin City and former Chairman of the Nigerian Medical Association, Edo State branch, Dr Philip Ugbodaga has congratulated the leadership and members of unions in the hospital on the commemoration of 2019 Worker’s Day. The Medical Director made the remarks in a statement released by the Public Relations Officer […]
Mr. Collins Ogiegbaen has responded to a query sent to the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) by NAIJA CENTER NEWS on the recent declaration by the Association to boycott legal representation for robbery and kidnapping suspect in Edo State. The association said it was withdrawing its services from all suspects whose offenses are related to kidnapping, […]
The SA Youth and Support Groups to former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Ambassador Aliyu Bin Abbas has rekindled hopes in the millions of supporters of the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last elections, assuring them that victory was sure.
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers state, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, has sent out an urgent SOS to President Muhammadu Buhari and the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, to come to his aid and protect him from alleged threats to life against him by Senator Magnus Abe and his […]
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State urging him to use his “good offices as trustee of the state’s resources, and consistent with your constitutional oath of office, to reject the proposed life pension bill by the leader of the House of Assembly Peter […]
The Nigerians Citizens Association in South Africa (NICASA) says another Nigerian, Tony Elochukwu, from Nnobi Anambra State has been killed by an unidentified gunman in South Africa. The president of NICASA, Ben Okoli, said this in a letter sent to the Consular General, Nigerian Consulate in Johannesburg. Three Nigerians were killed between April 6 and […]
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Uche Secondus said President Muhammadu Buhari's home state, Katsina State has been overrun by armed bandits.
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Uche Secondus said President Muhammadu Buhari’s home state, Katsina State has been overrun by armed bandits.
-By Remilekun Fani-Kayode. (Daughter of Chief Femi Fani-Kayode) At first I got angry about Aunty Natasha H. Akpoti’s essay titled ‘WHAT DOES NIGERIA MEAN TO YOU?’ which I first read on my father’s (Chief Femi Fani-Kayode’s) Facebook page. Then I got curious and decided to look into this. The name “Niger” isn’t sourced from the […]
In his capacity as Chairman of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State, President Muhammadu Buhari, this morning, directed the Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama to undertake an urgent mission as his Special Envoy to Guinea Bissau, in the company of ECOWAS Commission President, Jean-Claude Brou. President Buhari had in response to an […]