Pirates boat (photo courtesy) Nigeria is the leading exporter of oil in Africa, it is number 6 among top countries producing and exporting oil world-wide however, oil companies and workers are suffering silently the hands of pirates.In an investigation done by Al Jazeera, pirates have pushed oil companies into spend extra money for security of their Wells and oil shipments, a company owner revealed that they pay hundreds of millions hiring private security guards and buying state of art weapons to outwit pirates.
More than half of the countries in Africa have been considered to be living in abject poverty.Statistics reveal that the continent is the least developed compared to the rest.Despite the steady growth witnessed in the continent recently, majority of the nations are still lagging behind with a very insignificant growth.
Niger, officially the Republic of Niger, is a landlocked country in Western Africa.The country shares it’s boarders with Algeria, Mali, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, and Benin.The country was named after the Niger River.It boasts abundant wildlife, tribal festival among others.
The Nigerian government has denied media reports that close to 100 people abducted in attack in Nigerian state armed men attacked a ton in central Nigeria killing over at list eight people and abducting many more several people were hurt when gun Men stormed the Shadadi town in the state of Niger.
Congo vs Senegal.The Senegalese have won all their group stages games so far.The lead the group with 12 clear points and have already booked a place to the next level.
Daily post Nigeria has confirmed that Senate has adjourned plenary until May 18, 2021, to enable members to observe the Sallah celebrations.The Senate Mr Ahmad Lawan president.Lawan has also disclosed that before that date, they expect that Senate committees to be working, particularly the Joint Committee working on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).
The world has a total population of 7.4 billion people.From the 7.4 billion population,1.216 billion is the current population of Africa as a continent making it to be the second most populous continent.
Niger Vs Ivory Coast.The national selections of Niger and Ivory Coast will face each other at Stade General Seuni Kountche in Niamey for a match of the 5th qualifying round of Africa Cup of Nations on Friday.
In a remote district in Niger State, the Boko Haram fighters hoisted the Islamic group's flag and seized the wives of fleeing residents.''I am confirming that we have Boko Haram elements in Niger State, around Kaure.They have taken over the territory...They have installed their flag,'' said the Niger State governor Bello in a widely circulated video.
Cape Verde Vs Cameroon Cameroon will look to consolidate their standings at the top of Group F in the 2021 African Cup of Nation qualifiers when they travel to Cape verde this Friday.
1.Democratic Republic of Congo DRC Congo mining industry is very significant to the world's industry.Congo represents a rich country with poor people, Congo supplies the world with diamond, gold, copper, tin and tantalum.
Most of the top competitive teams are currently in the international break.Players have travelled and reunited with their national teams in their respective countries.
Some African traditions tend stick despite the effort of civilization.Others have become extinct while others are still in practice either publicly or low key.African livelihood was defined with many customs and traditions, here are some of crazy sexual traditions that are still practised in some communities.
The following three fixed matches Must win tomorrow.They have been expertly analysed and have a guarantee of winning.Let's stay together and conger the Pain of Losing bets.1.Ivory coast Vs Ethiopia.
Africa is one of the most beautiful places and attractions to visit in the world.Today I want to share with you some of the countries in Africa that have developed slowly and here are the reasons.Country development is based on Human Development Index HDI, an index to rank countries and is qualified by looking at a country's human development such as life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicators.
Riot police officers patrol on a pick-up truck during clashes with demonstrators as opposition supporters protest after the announcement of the results of the country's presidential run-off in Niamey on February 24, 2021.
This is the second week of international break and 10 matches are fixed to be played this tuesday and below are top predictions.1.Central Africa vs Mauritania This game will kick off at 1600hrs (EAT) at Boganda Stadium in Bangui on .
One person has been killed and ten others have been abducted by bandits during an attack on seven villages of the Gurram community in the Shiroro Council area of Niger State.The affected villages are Caribo, Shekdana, Kokki, Sarkin Zama, Bakin Kogi (Lugbe), Maganda and surrounding villages, all under Gurma district.
Niger soldiers have been arrested earlier today (Wednesday) after a failed attempted coup.It is reported from a security source that gunfire broke out in the country' s capital Niamey but the situation is under control.