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Under Lagos Bridges: Squalor, Crime, and the Need for a Better Option

It has become a regular occurrence that trucks fall off the Ijora-Apapa Bridge in Lagos. However, there is no time that this happens without casualties which include the passengers of these trucks and the workers...

FG N90 Billion Loan to States: What Benefit Will it Be to Nigerians?

The move by the federal government to help reduce the burden being experienced by 36 states of the federation by offering them a N90 billion loan ($453 million) is a move in the right...

The Irony About Street Urchins in Lagos

Street Urchins in Lagos have various names by which they are identified - Omo Ita; Agbero; Area Boys among other chose names. These guys are used during electoral processes when they cause chaos in society. When...

The League of Nigerian American Women Voters

By Gloria Adeyeye Sometimes I think some groups of Nigerians in the United State with the documentation needed to vote, will not vote. Am not sure why, but my assumption is that they want to, but they are...

America’s Extrajudicial Killings a Nigerian Perspective

Two African-American men have been killed by the US police in the past week. Philando Castile was shot in his car by officer Yanez in Minnesota on Wednesday as his fiancée Ms. Diamond Reynolds...
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Racism and the Travails of Nigerians in Russia

In this series Nigerianreporter.com has touched on the aspirations of Nigerians in America, the plight of Nigerians in Chinese prisons, the mass exodus of Nigerians to India, and Nigerian successes and frustrations in Australia and Canada.  We...

As Nigerians Suffer, Femi Adesina Says “Those Who Are Complaining Are in the Minority”

In a bid to defend President Muhammadu Buhari against reports of suffering Nigerians, the President's special adviser on media and publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina surprisingly said those who are complaining about hardship are in...

Electricity Supply: Nigerians Must Demand Steady Power From President Buhari

No amount of government policies in the nation's economy will change the perspectives of Nigerians without putting into cognizance the need for constant electricity supply, which has become a pain on a nation regarded...

Lessons Buhari Can Take from his Trip to Saudi Arabia

President Buhari met with Saudi King Salman on Tuesday to speak on the drastic decline of the price of crude oil and expound on other economic partnerships. But what other lessons can Buhari gain from the Middle Eastern giant.
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Nigeria Has Failed Nigerian Women and Girls

By Gloria Adeyeye Promises made but not kept; how can anyone fail at something if success was never promised? For Nigeria to have failed its women and girls, it must first have implied at some point...

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Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...