Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms. Nigeria became a formally independent federation in 1960, and plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970. It has since alternated between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it achieved a stable democracy in 1999, with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be conducted reasonably freely and fairly.
The Commission had earlier fixed January 22, 2023 as the deadline but it then decided at the time to extend the collection till January 29, with the period of collection said to be between 9 am and 3 pm daily, including Saturday and Sundays, at wards and local government centres ... This is the problem with Nigeria.
He noted that after the conviction, Akpan was taken to the Ikot Ekpene Custodial Centre, to serve his prison term ... “Many inmates in different Custodial Centres in Nigeria are suffering from some ailments that are more debilitating than that of Senator Bassey, but they have not been granted bail, let alone their bail applications being heard.
He noted that after the conviction, Akpan was taken to the Ikot Ekpene Custodial Centre to serve his prison term ... “Many inmates in different Custodial Centres in Nigeria are suffering from some ailments that are more debilitating than that of Senator Bassey, but they have not been granted bail, let alone their bail applications being heard.
Literally speaking, the gates to Nigeria’s post-independence history were recently torn down ... The scene of the carnage? The Tafawa BalewaSquare, formerly the LagosRace Course, whose gates are seen by many in the cultural community as the relics of Nigeria’s history.
Spearheading the activism against this scourge in the local scene, the GirlChildArtFoundation (GCAF), with its coterie of female artists, has executed three recent mural projects in three communities across Lagos and Enugu states, with the hope of organising more in other parts of Nigeria.
The President, addressing his audience on the occasion, said the centre would boost the confidence of producers and manufacturers in the quality of the raw materials from Nigeria, thereby putting Nigeria’s industrialization drive on a sound footing ... While noting that the centre ...
The federal government, yesterday, disclosed that there had been attempt to break into Nigeria’s other correctional centres after that of Kuje in July, 2022, stressing, however, that the perpetrators had been sent back to their maker ... Have we had what we are having in Nigeria today before? It is the season and it’s global.