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Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi (L), Minister of Transportation; Muhammadu Buhari (C), President of Nigeria; and Babatunde Fashola (R), Minister of Power, Works and Housing. Credit: dailypost.ng

President Buhari swears in his cabinet: A quick geopolitical analysis

Over seven months after he was elected, President Buhari has finally sworn in his cabinet.

Femi Otedola. Credit: AFP/Getty Images

Nigerian billionaire Femi Otedola's Forte Oil signs $83M contract with Siemens

Forte Oil, Nigeria’s largest petroleum marketing company which is majority-owned by billionaire Femi Otedola, has signed an $83 million contract with Siemens to upgrade its 414-megawatt gas-fired power plant situated in Kogi State in Nigeria’s central region.

Nigeria selects two sites for nuclear power plants

Nigeria selects two sites for nuclear power plants

Nigeria has selected two sites for the construction of its planned nuclear power plants, as Africa’s biggest economy tries to end decades of electricity blackouts that have slowed down its growth.

Nigerian infrastructure companies (infracos) to connect 60 cities to broadband

MainOne and IHS Towers to connect 60 cities in Nigeria to broadband

Nigeria’s licensed infrastructure companies (InfraCos) plan to improve broadband services in Lagos and about 60 other cities in the North Central zone of Nigeria, The Guardian reported.