Home / News / World (page 4)


The new generation S-Class. The best car in the world: Driven by Intelligence. Now in Nigeria

The Authorised General Distributor of Mercedes-Benz in Nigeria – Weststar Associates Limited has again confirmed the arrival of the much anticipated S-class facelift in Nigeria. With the first batch now available at Authorized Mercedes-Benz showrooms in Nigeria, buyers can now order the latest Model of the S-class which features new …

Read More »

Hugh Masekela, father of South African jazz, husband of Mama Africa, Miriam Makeba, dies at 78; ‘His contribution to the struggle for liberation will never be forgotten’ – President Zuma

Trumpeter and singer Hugh Masekela, known as the “father of South African jazz” who used his music in the fight against apartheid, has died from prostate cancer, his family said on Tuesday. He was 78. In a career spanning more than five decades, Masekela gained international recognition with his distinctive …

Read More »

Presidency raises alarm over influx of foreign terrorists into Benue, other states

By Ismaila Chafe Security service organizations including the Department of State Service (DSS) have identified an Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) network operating within some North Central and South-South sections of the country. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that this information is contained in a security report …

Read More »

ALSCON: FG signs Renewed Share Purchase Agreement with UC Rusal ….agreement ends decade of legal tussle with BGI Group

The Federal Government has given official recognition to Messrs UC Rusal, a Russian Company, as the core investor of the Aluminium Smelter Company of Nigeria (ALSCON) Ikot Abasi, Akwa Ibom State, following the signing of the Renewed Share Purchase Agreement between Government and the Russian company in Abuja, on Friday. …

Read More »