Modern-day Nigeria has been the site of numerous kingdoms and tribal states over the millennia. The modern state originated from British colonial rule beginning in the 19th century, and the merging of the Southern Nigeria Protectorate and Northern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914. The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms. Nigeria became a formally independent federation in 1960, and plunged into a civil war from 1967 to 1970. It has since alternated between democratically-elected civilian governments and military dictatorships, until it achieved a stable democracy in 1999, with its 2011 presidential elections being viewed as the first to be conducted reasonably freely and fairly.
... very secure at home, but also that its insecurity at home is not really a big deal, and as such, like when GeneralGowon reportedly told Nigerians that Nigeria’s problem is not money but how to spend it, Nigeria can afford the luxury of frolicking around with financial grants.
The Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed’s justification for Nigeria’s gift of luxury ...Pray tell, what role can luxury SUVs in Niger, play in protecting or enhancing Niger or Nigeria’s security? Are they weapons of mass destruction or tools to fight insecurity?.
If China invades Taiwan, can Nigeria support the United States to the detriment of its relationship with China, especially bearing in mind Nigeria’s heavy indebtedness towards China? In the same vein, can Nigeria afford the luxury of supporting China against the United States, ...
Luxury cars arrive outside Cocoon, a nightclub in Lagos, Nigeria's largest and most vibrant city ... "In Nigeria, it's simple ... And in rural Nigeria, millions live in areas where insecurity is rife, making living conditions even harsher ... Nigeria's official year-on-year inflation is now 18 percent, with food inflation at 20 percent -- a five-year high.
Customers browse vegetable stalls at the wholesale market in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Wednesday, July 27, 2022 ...Food shortages have led to civil unrest in the past, with deadly consequences ... Jollof rice has become so expensive in Nigeria that people are skipping meals. In Mexico, avocado prices have jumped, making them a luxury few can afford ... ....
The focus should be about the need for the president to do much more to reassert the power of the state, to take the battle to and rout those waging war against Nigeria and Nigerians wherever they reside and by whatever names they are called or whatever their pretexts are ... Nigeria cannot afford to layer a security challenge with a political crisis.
But one name resonates speedily, Mudi- one of Nigeria’s most iconic, unique genius and successful names in fashion ...Having enjoyed longevity with more than three decades in the business, he’s known to many as the pinnacle of luxury and craftsmanship in Nigeria ... I love Nigeria and Africa and so I design with Africa in mind’’.
Showcasing, under the golden crown moulding of a Parisian building during Haute CoutureWeek, luxurious contemporary garments made of textiles woven by artisans in Cameroon, Ghana or Nigeria is for me the best way of showing that Africa know-how is just as sophisticated and valuable as artisanship in the rest of the world.
Now, Proposal Boutique is looking to help couples in the region go international by offering experiences in London, Paris, Santorini, Nigeria and New York... A post shared by DubaiLuxury Proposal Planner (@proposalboutique) ... A post shared by Dubai Luxury Proposal Planner (@proposalboutique).
We started three years ago as the Seattle Residences and Spa, which was a 24-apartment building, and one of the most luxurious ones in Nigeria... It’s all a base of luxury living, I would say ... in the hospitality space in Nigeria ... The SRSCollection is changing the game for the luxury industry in Nigeria, and eventually in Africa.
In fact nearly 200 years ... Showcasing, under the golden crown moulding of a Parisian building during Haute CoutureWeek, luxurious contemporary garments made of textiles woven by artisans in Cameroon, Ghana or Nigeria is for me the best way of showing that Africa knowhow is just as sophisticated and valuable as artisanship in the rest of the world ... .