Nigeria Air
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Here’s FG New Improved Nigeria Air

Ministry of Aviation in Abuja, the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika was quoted as saying, “I am very pleased to tell you that we are finally on track to launching a new national flag carrier for our country, Nigeria Air. We are all fully committed to fulfilling the campaign promise made by our President, Muhammadu Buhari, in 2015. We are aiming to launch Nigeria Air by the end of this year. Read more…

Buhari Commissioned First Abuja Light Rail on Stream
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Buhari Commissions Abuja First Light Rail on Stream

President Muhammdu Buhari commissioned the first Abuja Light Rail system in demonstration of the commitment to address dearth of critical infrastructure. Buhari said: “Today, what we have in the Federal Capital Territory is another evidence that we are a government that delivers on its promises.” Read more…

Hotels in Nigeria with Special Goodies
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Nigeria Tops Hotel Development in West Africa

The survey showed Nigeria, one of the economic giants of Africa, has the largest hotel pipeline in West Africa and the second largest on the continent, with the concentration being in Lagos and Abuja, the commercial and political capitals, respectively. Read more…

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10,000 Megawatts to Be Delivered By December – Buhari

“We have more power in terms of electricity than can be consumed by the DISCOs. We have 2000MW excess of electricity that is not being evacuated. Before the end of the year, we are going to hit 10,000 megawatts from the 2500 megawatts we inherited. ‘’The burden by government for now is how do we sell this power? How do we take it to Nigerians who need it,” the Presidency said. Read more…

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Rail Revolution Takes Center Stage In Nigeria

The Abuja Monorail project will be commissioned during the second quarter of 2018. The first phase of the 45-kilometre rail project has 12 rail stations and connects the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport to Abuja’s Central Business District. Read more…

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari meets with some of the newly released Dapchi Schoolgirls, Dapchi in Abuja, Nigeria March 23, 2018. Nigeria Presidency
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Muhammadu Buhari Meets With Dapchi Schoolgirls

“While parents of Dapchi girls rejoice because of the reunion with their children, I want to appeal to the Chibok community never to lose hope or despair,” Muhammadu Buhari said. “We are determined as never before to bring back our remaining Chibok daughters.”
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Aisha Buhari Now UNAIDS Special Ambassador

Aisha Buhari’s role will be in the Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV&Promotion of Treatment for children living with HIV in Nigeria. The appointment is said to be in recognition of Buhari’s passion in the advocacy for the rights of vulnerable women and girls in the country. Read more…

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Nigeria Now 5th Happiest Country in Africa, 91st in World

In 2017, Nigeria ranked 95th on the index. The 2018 top-10, as ever dominated by the Nordics, is Finland, Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Switzerland, Netherlands Canada, New Zealand, Sweden and Australia. The U S. came in at 18th, down from 14th place in 2017 while Britain was 19th and the United Arab Emirates 20th. Read more…