There will be no shortage of food in Nigeria – assures FG | The Guardian Nigeria News

The federal government assured citizens on Monday that the country had enough to eat and that there would be no shortage of food. The Minister for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Dr. Mohammad Abubakar made the assurance Monday in Abuja at the fifth edition of President Muhammadu Buhari’s (PMB) Administration Scorecard 2015-2017 series. The Nigeria News … Read more

The problem with Nigerian football – Sport – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

I look at the ongoing games in Qatar but only think of my country Nigeria. As of this writing, the last African team, Ghana, have just played their first game and lost to Portugal, one of the teams considered favorites to win the FIFA World Cup. It was a close game that spoke volumes. Nigeria … Read more

“Why the cybercrime threat may not be easing soon” – Technology – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Toluwanimi Banji-Idowu is a cybersecurity engineer, SDG 4 and 9 supporter, and associate systems engineer at Trend Micro, a technology company. In this interview with ADEYEMI ADEPETUN, he talked, among other things, about what is driving the rise in cybercrime and the potential threat to the Nigerian economy. There has been an increase in cyber … Read more

No Ronaldo, no problem as Portugal beat Nigeria in World Cup tuning | The Guardian Nigeria News

Talisman Cristiano Ronaldo was absent through illness but Bruno Fernandes’ brace helped Portugal defeat Nigeria in a 4-0 friendly win on Thursday. Fernando Santos Portugal warmed up for the World Cup with a win in Lisbon, although preparations for the game were marred by an explosive interview with Ronaldo earlier in the week. The 37-year-old … Read more

George Wins Janet Adowei Memorial Scrabble Championship – Sport – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Ezinore George beat the field including Emmanuel Egbele over the weekend to win the 3rd Janet Adowei Memorial Invitational Scrabble Tournament held at the Novetal Hotel, Lekki, Lagos. The annual competition, organized by Lekki Scrabble Club President Ebikeme Adowei in honor of his late mother, featured top players in various categories. After eagerly battling it … Read more

China commits to GAC auto assembly plant in Nigeria, envoy says – Features – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria Cui Jianchun has reiterated China’s willingness to support innovations such as the newly built GAC auto assembly plant in Lagos. He explained this during his visit to the Lagos plant. GAC engine According to the ambassador, such innovations are seen as fulfilling the “Sino-African bilateral industrial capacity cooperation pact with Nigeria.” … Read more

Nigeria needs more LPG producers as demand exceeds supply – Business – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Stakeholders in the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) sector have called for increased supply of the commodity to curb rising demand and harsh practices by some operators. In fact, Nigeria’s Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) has been the main supplier of LPG for the country as it devoted all of its production to the domestic market. However, … Read more

Moody downgrades Nigeria over deteriorating fiscal situation – Nigeria – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Moody’s Investors Service has downgraded Nigeria’s long-term local and foreign currency issuer ratings and senior unsecured foreign currency debt ratings from B2 to B3 and placed them on review for a further downgrade. According to the global rating agency, the downgrade comes as the country’s public finances and external position have significantly deteriorated, adding pressure … Read more

Five D’Tigers, seven Nigeria-legal players among 120 foreigners in NBA 2022-23 | The Guardian Nigeria News

Nigerian Josh Okogie, Precious Achiuwa, Udoka Azubuike, Chima Moneke and Chimezie Metu are among 120 foreign players registered by various clubs for the upcoming 2022-23 United States National Basketball Association (NBA) season. There are also seven players with ties to Nigeria in the various rosters released by the NBA on Wednesday. These players are the … Read more

Nigeria’s Future in the Hands of Young Entrepreneurs – El-Rufai | The Guardian Nigeria News

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai says Nigeria’s future is in the hands of young people and entrepreneurs who need to develop skills for the future. El-Rufai made the remarks at the opening of FalGates rice mill in Kaduna on Friday. According to him, the mill is the largest in Nigeria and the efforts of a … Read more