Zamfara, Turkey partner on security, others

October 22, 2021 Sanusi Muhammad 0

The Zamfara state government will partner with Turkish companies to explore ways by which the Turkish companies will invest in security, agriculture and commerce with a view to investing in the abandoned 19 ginners in the state. The special adviser on public enlightenment media and communications to Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle, Zailani Bappa, disclosed this in a statement issued in Read More

Buhari commends Erdogan as Nigeria, Turkey sign agreements on energy, mining, defence

October 20, 2021 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday in Abuja praised Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for opening his country’s borders to accommodate millions of refugees in dire need of humanitarian support. Speaking at a joint press conference on the occasion of the official visit of the Turkish leader to Nigeria, the President said his Turkish counterpart has set an example to the rest Read More

Nigeria, Turkey to sign agreements on hydrocarbon, mining as Erdogan visits

October 12, 2021 Blessing Anaro 0

Nigeria and the government of Turkey would be signing three agreements in the hydrocarbon, mining and energy sectors. The agreement would form part of deals both countries would be discussing whenTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pay official visit to Nigeria. This was revealed by Turkey’s energy and natural resources minister weekend. Erdogan is scheduled to pay an official visit to Read More

Catholic priest makes u-turn, converts to Islam

September 25, 2021 Anadolu Agency 0

A Catholic priest from the US, who was influenced by 13th-century Islamic scholar, poet, and Sufi mystic Mevlana Jalaluddin al-Rumi, converted to Islam and changed his name to Ismail. Born in 1955 in the US state of North Carolina and raised in Los Angeles, Craig Victor Fenter went to a Catholic school at the request of his family and became Read More

Turkey Wildfire: Buhari calls Erdogan, expresses sympathy

August 10, 2021 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

President Muhammadu Buhari has originated telephone call to his Turkish counterpart, Recep Erdogan, to convey the sympathies of the government and people of Nigeria over wildlife incident in Turkey. The wildfire ravaged vast territories, torching houses, farmland, wildlife and humans in several places in the country last week. President Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in Read More