Meet Nigerian Who Steers Golf in Equatorial Guinea

[Daily Trust] Like they say, every marvelous thing comes in small package. Look at gold, then diamond and Lionel Messi. Now, check out the enchanting beauty of Equatorial Guinea, a tiny nation of the west coast of Cameroon and you will see why tourism …

[Daily Trust] Like they say, every marvelous thing comes in small package. Look at gold, then diamond and Lionel Messi. Now, check out the enchanting beauty of Equatorial Guinea, a tiny nation of the west coast of Cameroon and you will see why tourism thrives there.

source: AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea

Governors Silent After Meeting Buhari in London

[Guardian] The six state governors who visited President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday at Abuja House, the official residence of the Nigerian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, kept mum after meeting the ailing leader. The governors, who arrived aro…

[Guardian] The six state governors who visited President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday at Abuja House, the official residence of the Nigerian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, kept mum after meeting the ailing leader. The governors, who arrived around 2:50 p.m., left about an hour later, looking morose and refusing to utter a word when The Guardian asked for the outcome of their meeting with Buhari.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate’s Proposal On Council Election Stirs Controversy

[Guardian] The outcome of last Saturday’s local government election in Lagos State in which the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), cleared all the 57chairmanship seats and 369 councillorship positions out of the 376 leaving only seven to the oppos…

[Guardian] The outcome of last Saturday's local government election in Lagos State in which the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), cleared all the 57chairmanship seats and 369 councillorship positions out of the 376 leaving only seven to the opposition, must have triggered the Senate to vote to alter the 1999 Constitution with the aim of stripping the states of power to constitute electoral commissions to conduct council polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Internet Users in Nigeria Hit 91.6 Million

[Daily Trust] The number of internet users in Nigeria’s telecommunications networks has increased to 91.6 million in June, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said.

[Daily Trust] The number of internet users in Nigeria's telecommunications networks has increased to 91.6 million in June, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

6 Funny Misconceptions About Hausa People

[Vanguard] The Hausa ethnic group is one of the three major ethnic groups in Nigeria and is one of the largest ethnic groups in Africa. The bulk of the Hausa people are based in northern Nigeria, though there are a few in parts of Southern Nigeria.

[Vanguard] The Hausa ethnic group is one of the three major ethnic groups in Nigeria and is one of the largest ethnic groups in Africa. The bulk of the Hausa people are based in northern Nigeria, though there are a few in parts of Southern Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria