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Nigerian Army rescued 49 Boko Haram hostages

A total of 49 hostages held by terror group Boko Haram have been rescued by troops in Nigeria's northeastern state of Borno, the army...
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53 hostages held by Boko Haram freed

A total of 53 hostages held by terror group Boko Haram have been rescued by troops in Nigeria's northeastern state of Borno, the army...
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Nigerian Army to flush out outlaws

Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff Tukur Buratai on Monday ordered soldiers to flush out bandits in troubled Birnin-Gwari area in restive Kaduna State within...
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Nigeria is gradually nearing its demise under a weak government

“People speak sometimes about the "bestial" cruelty of man, but that is terribly unjust and offensive to beasts, no animal could ever be so...
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Nigeria’s 2018 World Cup Squad: who lost out

Gernot Rohr, on Monday released his 30-man provisional list for the Russia 2018 World Cup. The 30-man Super Eagles list to the World Cup...
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Nigeria; her women and mothers (Proverbs)

Yet another mothers' day celebrations across various faiths in Nigerian Christendom, I love women, and graciously say that I am jealous of them; when...
United Nation

Addis Ababa Hosts UN Integrated Strategy for the Sahel

The United Nations Integrated Strategy and its Support Plan for the Sahel (2018-2022) is to take place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on may 13. It...
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Naija beats topping international charts, but dividends are “scattered”

By Franck Kuwonu It is a cold evening in Antwerp, Belgium’s second-largest city, famous for diamonds, beer, art and high-end fashion. Inside a small restaurant,...
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Nigeria ends emergency phase of Lassa fever outbreak

The Nigerian government on Friday announced the end of the emergency phase of Lassa fever outbreak. "The end of the outbreak does not mean we...
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Nigeria attracts over US$24 billion foreign investment in 2 years

Nigeria has attracted a total of 24.1 billion U.S dollars foreign investment in the past two years, according to the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission...
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Why Nigeria’s Next Population Census May Be Hampered- Investigation

From: Bamidele Fashube, (ABUJA), Nigeria (GVE) – Fresh indications have shown that even with the much anticipated presidential proclamation on the conduct of the...
Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria

CBCN Calls For Massive Protest In Nigeria Over Persistent Killings As Church Plans To...

The Catholic Bishop Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) has called on all its members nationwide to brace up for the mother of all protests, this...

Nigerian Banks must deploy technology to adapt to regulatory changes and risk management

As one of the most regulated industries in the world, banks are under pressure to not only comply with constantly changing regulations but also...
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Nigeria’s femi kuti and others celebrates Dangote’s National Development drive

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti was a huge music success from Nigeria to the world. But with due respect, Fela did put Nigeria in a mental condition that...
Kaduna state

Nigeria find ways to arrests suspected killers

Nigeria's police in northern Kaduna Monday said combatant policemen have been assigned to comb Birnin Gwari area where 45 people were killed on Saturday...
Kaduna state

Nigeria town attack leaves 45 people dead

At least 45 people have been confirmed dead and others wounded during an attack at Gwaska village in Nigeria's central north Kaduna state, eyewitnesses...
The headquarters of the African Development Bank (AfDB) are pictured in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, September 16, 2016. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Nigeria has the biggest share in AfDB

The African Development Bank (AfDB) insists the bank is African with Nigeria leading the pact with 10 percent shareholding portfolio. Professor Vincent Nmehielle, Secretary General...
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Four bank robbery suspects wanted in Nigeria

The police in Nigeria on Friday declared wanted four masterminds of April's bank robbery in central north city of Offa in Kwara State. The police...
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China and Nigeria Agree on a currency Swap deal

China's central bank said Thursday that it has inked a currency swap agreement with its counterpart in Nigeria. The agreement will allow the two sides...
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Killings: ESOCS Church protest against killings, bloodshed across Nigeria

Members of the Eternal Sacred Order of the Cherubim and Seraphim (ESOCS), Yewa Provincial Headquarters, Ilaro, Ogun State today stage a protest against killings...

…Playing perpetually with fire; Nigeria

One who believes that the earth is chasing him, where did he put his feet while running? I recall those pente-rascal god of men...
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Ghana police Wins Volleyball league in held in Nigeria

The Ghana Police Volleyball club emerged as champions in the men’s category of the just ended Africa Zone Three Volleyball Clubs Championship at the...
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U.S.-Africa military summit concludes in Nigeria

A four-day summit which brought together U.S. military and land force chiefs from across Africa regarding development of cooperative solutions on security and stability...
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Members of Nigeria’s Anti-robbery Task Force Apprehended

At least five serving policemen have been arrested in Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub, over an alleged robbery attempt in a Lagos suburb. The suspects were...
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Nigeria’s Human Rights Coalition Report On Herders/Farmers Crises Out

The Coalition on Conflict Resolution and Human Rights in Nigeria has released a complete review of incidents of farmers/herders crisis in Nigeria, lauding the...
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Africa’s oldest canoe goes on exhibition in Nigeria

Nigerian authorities on Wednesday said the 8,500-year-old Dufuna canoe, believed to be the oldest in Africa and third oldest in the world's watercraft, is...
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NGOs Operating in Nigeria to be Investigated for Money Laundering

Nigeria is to begin the profiling of some non-profit organizations (NGOs) in the country in order to ensure compliance with regulations against money laundering...
Open Government Partnership

Argentina and other nations nominated to spearhead Open Government partnership

Representatives from the governments of Argentina, France, Nigeria, and Romania have been elected to lead Open Government Partnership (OGP), a global partnership that brings...
Protective and Security Alliance (psa)

International Security Firm, PSA Launches In Nigeria

International Security Firm, Protective and Security Alliance has launched in Nigeria to provide innovative crime prevention solutions. Speaking at the launch in Abuja recently, the...
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Nigeria and Switzerland Make Deal Over Looted Funds

The Nigerian and Swiss governments have signed a memorandum of understanding that will see looted funds from Nigeria returned to that country. For decades, Switzerland...

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