Monday, January 17, 2022
Boko Haram fighters killed at least 43 farm workers and wounded six in rice fields near the north-east Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Saturday, anti-jihadist militia told AFP. The assailants tied up the agricultural workers and slit their throats in...
A case of contamination with the new coronavirus, an Italian national, was confirmed Thursday in Nigeria, the first in sub-Saharan Africa, the Federal Ministry of Health announced Friday. The ministry “confirmed a case of coronavirus (Covid-19) in the state of...
Stakeholders in the tourism sector have described non representation of Nigeria in the recently held World Travel Market (WTM) in London as shameful, disheartening and detrimental to the development of the tourism industry in the country. The team leader of...
Abubakar Shekau released an audio message earlier this month, the first time he had been heard from for a year Boko Haram The town that lost its girls Torment of a freed Boko Haram ‘bride’ ‘How I almost became a...
Remarks by His Excellency, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCFR At the Launch of the Youth Entrepreneurship Strategy and the Nigeria Youth Entrepreneurship Network Presidential Villa, Abuja Tuesday 10th February, 2015 PROTOCOLS 1. It is with great pleasure that I welcome all of you to another...
Reports just in are saying that the Ogun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expelled former president Olusegun Obasanjo from the party after he publicly destroyed his membership card. And photos just emerging show Alhaji Surajudeen...
Crawling out of the jetlagged, sleep-deprivation-induced mental crater of the past few days, I’m realizing I’ve got a little housekeeping to do from this last trip. For starters, there are the pictures. Yeah, I’ve posted some of them to...
Nigeria's army chief said soldiers need to be in "war mood" to fight the Islamist sect of Boko Haram, lowering expectations that authorities are open to dialogue with a group that has killed hundreds this year. "It is high time...
Police in the Nigerian city of Bauchi said on Monday they had foiled a bomb attempt in a crowded church, days after clashes between Christian and Muslim youths killed at least 19 people. The director of the Nigerian secret service...

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