Things to know about new National Anthem

  President Bola Tinubu signed the National Anthem Bill 2024 into law on Wednesday, May 29, marking a significant shift in Nigeria’s national identity. The bill reinstates “Nigeria, We Hail Thee” as the country’s national anthem, replacing the now-recognized “Arise, O Compatriots.” The reversion to the original anthem, which was used from independence in 1960 […]

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President Bola Tinubu signed the National Anthem Bill 2024 into law on Wednesday, May 29, marking a significant shift in Nigeria’s national identity.  The bill reinstates “Nigeria, We Hail Thee” as the country’s national anthem, replacing the now-recognized “Arise, O Compatriots.” The reversion to the original anthem, which was used from independence in 1960 until […]

Backward Integration”: Controversy as Tinubu Reverts Nigeria to Original National Anthem

  President Bola Tinubu has officially reinstated “Nigeria, We Hail Thee” as the country’s national anthem, marking a return to the anthem originally adopted at independence in 1960.  The announcement was made during a joint sitting of the National Assembly to celebrate the Silver Jubilee of Nigeria’s 4th Republic. Senate President Godswill Akpabio confirmed that […]