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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.

Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria

Here are the 21 cabinet nominees submitted by Nigeria's President Buhari

Here are the 21 cabinet nominees and their states of origin submitted by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari to the Nigerian Senate for confirmation.

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.

APC's Governorship Candidate for Taraba state and Taraba Senator Aisha Jummai Al-Hassan: Could she become Nigeria's first elected female governor?

Results expected in Nigeria's governorship elections

Results were expected to be announced from Sunday in Nigeria‘s state governorship and local assembly polls, after voting wrapped up across the country. A total of 29 governorship and deputy governorship positions from Nigeria’s 36 states are up for grabs and seats in all of the states’ legislatures.

Sim Shagaya, Founder & CEO of Konga and DealDey

Building Konga, Africa's Alibaba: Sim Shagaya (Part One)

Chatting with Simdul Shagaya is like an intense, super-charged colloquy on doing business….in Africa.

Chioma Omeruah

Chasing your dreams: Chioma Omeruah at TEDxEuston (Video)

Some laughs and inspiration as we enter 2015, courtesy of Chioma Omeruah at the recent TEDxEuston 2014 event in London.

Lagos, Nigeria

Nigeria concludes first phase of digital switchover

Nigeria has concluded the first phase of its migration from analogue to digital broadcasting with the successful launch of a pilot in the city of Jos, Plateau state.