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  1. New Exhibition Treads 'Sacred Ground'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | UConn Advance

    'UConn Reads: Sacred Ground' at the Benton Museum is based on this year's UConn Reads selection, which outlines a vision of America where people of all faiths can make a country where diverse traditions thrive side by side. The exhibition includes 'Retroactive Autorretrato,' 2013, by Negar Ahkami, gesso, acrylic, and glitter on canvas stretched on panel.

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  2. UConn Exhibit 'Sacred Ground' Crosses Muslim, American CulturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | CTNow.com

    Negar Ahkami's abstract work "Retroactive Autorretrato" is part of the "Sacred Ground" exhibit at Benton Museum at UConn in Storrs. Negar Ahkami's abstract work "Retroactive Autorretrato" is part of the "Sacred Ground" exhibit at Benton Museum at UConn in Storrs.

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  3. Nigeria: Teachers Write Minister Over Alleged Suspension of EmploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    One hundred and fifty newly employed members of staff of the National Teachers' Institute , Kaduna, have written a petition to the Minister of educatiown, Mallam Adamu Adamu, following the alleged suspension of their appointments by the management of the institute. In the petition dated October 18, 2016, and signed on their behalf by Tanimu Aliyu Magaji, a copy of which was made available to journalists in Kaduna at the weekend, they said the minister gave approval for their employment and all due processes were followed.

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  4. FRC commences verification of FG's projects in North EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Vanguard

    Officials of the Fiscal Responsibility Commission , have commenced monitoring of Federal Government projects being executed in the North East. The Leader of North East Monitoring Team, Alhaji Ibrahim Baba, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday that the exercise was meant to verify execution of projects captured in the budget and to assess the level of work.

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  5. Nigeria: Troops Arrest Niger Delta Militants, Boko Haram LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The Nigerian Army yesterday said troops of the 4 Brigade in Abia State have arrested one Gabriel Ogbudje and the alleged leader of the "Otugas Fire Force", a militant group threatening to attack the Utorogu Gas Plant. A statement from the army spokesman, Colonel Sani Usman, said Ogbuje was alleged to be responsible for the recent attack on NPDC/Shoreline major delivery trunk line within Ogo-Oteri general area on August 26. "He had been on the run since he was declared wanted because of his public declaration as the leader of the militant group "Otugas Fire Force" and his subsequent declaration of the threat code named "Crocodile Tears"," Usman added.

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  6. Nigeria: Army Arrests Men Who Worked As Boko Haram ShepherdsRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Three elderly men have been arrested in a community in Yobe State where they confessed to be working as ranchers for Boko Haram terrorists. The men were nabbed while trying to sell some livestock to raise money for the terrorist group.

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  7. Nigeria: Troops Arrest Boko Haram Militant on Wanted ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The Nigerian Army has said troops on Tuesday 6th September 2016, arrested a Boko Haram suspect Muhammed Bulama in Yobe State, he is number 105 on the wanted list. A statement on Wednesday from Army spokesman, Colonel Sani Usman, said Bulama was arrested with two other suspected Boko Haram militants; Ardo Abba Muhammed and Muhammadu Kaigama, in Azare community, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State.

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  8. From Dog Owners to Journalists, Free Expression Under Attack in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | Voice of America

    A series of arrests of bloggers, newspaper reporters and even a dog owner has advocates worried about a chill on freedom of expression in Nigeria. While the constitution of Africa's most-populous country guarantees freedom of speech and the press, Peter Nkanga, West Africa representative for the Committee to Protect Journalists, said those rights are under attack.

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  9. Bauchi gov, Abubakar orders release of arrested bloggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Vanguard

    News broke that the blogger who was opposed to the Bauchi State government was arrested for 'Cyber Stalking' last week but was the Bauchi State Governor who just returned from a business trip to China has ordered his immediate release. According to Governor Mohammed Abubakar's verified Twitter handle; after reading the reports of the blogger's alleged offences, he ordered his immediate release.

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  10. Why JAMB Registrar, others were sackedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | Vanguard

    The Federal Government has sacked the Registrar, Joint Admission Matriculation Board, JAMB, Professor Dibu Ojerinde and 16 other chief executive officers in Ministry of Education that were appointed during former President Goodluck Jonathan administration . In the statement signed by the Deputy Director , of the ministry, Mr. Benjamin Bem Goong, in Abuja announcing the sack, the government gave no reason for the action.

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  11. Nigeria: President Buhari Appoints Heads of 17 Education Agencies, Retains FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday approved the appointment of 17 heads of agencies under the Ministry of Education and retained four. The appointments were contained in a statement issued by the Deputy Director Press and Public Relations in the ministry, Mr. Ben Bem Goong.

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  12. Nigeria: Buhari Sacks Heads of 17 Education AgenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday approved the appointment of 17 new chief executives of various parastatals under the Federal Ministry of Education. The new appointees are Abubakar Rasheed ; Lilian Salami ; Hameed Boboyi ; Lanre Aina ; Charles Uwakwe ; Abba Haladu ; Bashir Usman ; and Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe .

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  13. Buhari appoints new CEOs for NUC, NECO, othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Vanguard

    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of new chief executive officers for the National Universities Commission , the National Examination Council and other education parastatals and agencies. This contained in a statement signed by Mr Bem Goong, Deputy Director, Press, Federal Ministry of Education, in Abuja on Monday.

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  14. JAMB Registrar, 16 CEOs sackedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Vanguard

    By Laide AKINBOADE-ORIERE The federal government has appointed 17 news Chief Executive Officers to oversee various parastatals and agencies under the Federal Ministry of Education. A a Zstatement issued by the Deputy Director , of the ministry, Mr. Benjamin Bem Goong, in Abuja , Monday, indicated that the appointments took effect from Monday.

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  15. 36 soldiers escape death in auto crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Vanguard

    Nigerian troops enroute Azare on a special operation were involved in an auto crash yesterday at Gaya, Jahun federal highway that left 36 of them seriously injured. Gaya, 65km south of Kano is a strategic town that link Maiduguri via Dutse, and Jahum-Katagum federal highways.

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  16. Nigeria: Govt Set to Counter Illegal Radio BroadcastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The Federal Ministry of Communications on Wednesday disclosed that government is making a move to counter seditious broadcast by rebellious groups in Nigeria. This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Victor Oluwadamilare, Special Assistant on Media to the Minister of Communications and made available to newsmen.

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  17. FG set to counter illegal radio broadcastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Vanguard

    The Federal Ministry of Communications on Wednesday disclosed that government is making a move to counter seditious broadcast by rebellious groups in Nigeria. This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Victor Oluwadamilare, Special Assistant on Media to the Minister of Communications and made available to newsmen.

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