Tag Archives: Nigeria

Diversification in Agriculture Sector: A Catalyst For Sustainable Economic Development in Nigeria

Agriculture involves the cultivation of land, raising and rearing of animals, for the purpose of production of food for man, feed for animals and raw materials for industries. It involves forestry, fishing, processing and marketing of these agricultural products. Essentially, it is composed of crop production, livestock, forestry, and fishing. Agriculture is the mainstay of […]

Discover the African Art of Adire Dress Making When You Travel to Nigeria

Lagos is regarded as the commercial nerve center of Nigeria. It is known for its hustle and bustle, as well as an intricate blend of cultures – both local and foreign. Many residents in fact refer to it as no man's land because indigenes from all parts of the country (and outside) have made it […]

Top 3 Pentecostal Female Preachers in Nigeria

Women have always played a significant role in the early Church and even in the present Church as they have become a source of support to their spouse in ministry. Below is a list of the top three Pentecostal preachers in Nigeria and their various ministries. One unique feature connecting the three of them is […]

Nigeria: A Rising Trade Partner With the West

In recent years, people may be apt to dismiss Nigeria as a legitimate player in the global trade arena. For all the resources this country offers the West and other parts of the world, the association of the country with the rapid rise in Internet and phone scams risks the Nigerian reputation. These dubious e-mails […]

Security Challenges in Nigeria: Matters Arising

Nigeria is currently facing serious internal security challenges, the most serious ones being the Boko Haram insurgency in the north-eastern states of Borno, Yobe and Adamawa; and the Niger Delta militancy and piracy in the south-south geopolitical zone, comprising Bayelsa, Delta and Rivers states. Additionally, there are security challenges posed by violent crimes, ethno-religious conflicts, […]

How to Export Clothing to Nigeria

Nigeria is experiencing an economic boom. The combination of this past year run up in oil prices, and a sweeping government reform aimed at eradicating corruption, has helped the economy in Nigeria prosper. The economic betterment of Nigeria has lead to a direct increase in the prosperity of its expanding middle class. With a growing […]

Flying Eagles of Nigeria Off to a Flying Start in the African U-20 Championship

The Flying Eagles of Nigeria on Monday 18th April 2011 at the Dabsonville Stadium in Soweto South Africa got their campaign off to a flying start with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over the Black Starlets of Ghana. It was a match that witnessed the best of African football from both sides. The unfortunate aspect of […]

Nigeria: Introduction To Multinationals Companies (Mncs) – I

Multinational companies (MNCs) play an important role in the economic development strategies of many developing countries. They have great impact on the environment and on the economy. There are good numbers of them in Nigeria. Experience has shown that there has been long and terrible record of environmental degradation and destruction, economic exploitation and human […]

The Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) Plague In Nigeria

United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in partnership with Federal Ministry of Health and Ministry of Women Affairs has estimated that about 160,000 to 200,000 women develop Vesicovaginal Fistula (VVF) every year. Vesicovaginal Fistula and Rectovaginal Fistula (RVF) are holes resulting from the breakdown in the tissue between the vaginal wall and the bladder […]

Cultural Diversity in Nigeria: A Blessing or a Curse?

Cultural diversity is a phrase generally used in describing a society with people of different ethnic roots which manifest in their languages, mode of dressing, arts, as well as other traditional practices which are either similar or distinctively different from each group. Such traditional practices are highly valued and held with great admiration among people […]