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  1. Nigeria: Ebonyi Records Huge Number of Teenage Hawkers in Nigeria -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Disturbed by years of non infrastructural decay and poor economic development in his state, Ebonyi which over the years had denied the youths gainful employments and also turned them into street and highway hawkers in Nigeria, Chief Solomon Ogbonna, the youngest prolific artwork collector, culture and great traditionalist, in this interview with Saturday Vanguard Business, frowned at the inability of successive government in the state to develop Ebonyi. Against this backdrop,he implored Ndigbo both home and diaspora to unite as on indivisible force before thinking of ruling Nigeria.

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  2. Your week in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | BBC News

    You have been sending your photos of news stories around the globe this week. Here is a selection of them: Bystanders watched in New York City, US, on Thursday, after three buildings collapsed in an explosion and fire.

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  3. Nigerian officials extend voting to Sunday amid technological problemsRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    After widespread failures of a new electronic voter ID system aimed at preventing ballot-rigging, Nigerian election officials extended voting through Sunday in a tightly contested presidential race that some worry will prove a prelude to violence. Incumbent Goodluck Jonathan, 57, has been locked in a hard-fought battle with former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari, 72, whom he soundly defeated in a 2011 contest that was followed by widespread bloodshed.

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  4. Jonathan expresses hope of winning presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Speaking to newsmen yesterday, after casting his vote at his polling unit in Otuoke, Bayelsa State, Jonathan congratulated Nigerians for the large turn out to vote. However, the president sympathized with the Independent National Electoral Commission over the failure of Smart Card Readers across the country.

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  5. After Initial Card Reader Failure: Nigerians persevere, vote in peaceful electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Vanguard

    Nigerians demonstrated rare perseverance, yesterday, when they trooped out in large numbers to vote in presidential and National Assembly elections characterised by Smart Card Readers hitches and late arrival of materials at polling stations. Even President Goodluck Jonathan, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party candidate in the polls, and his wife, Patience, were not spared of the hitches.

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  6. Nigeria holds national elections amid Boko Haram militancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    LAGOS, Nigeria - Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan is nearing the end to the closest fought presidential election in the country's history as millions went to the polls Saturday to choose between him and Muhammadu Buhari. The presidential elections were delayed by six weeks to allow the army to recapture territory from militant Islamist group Boko Haram, with reports Friday that the main town of the militant group had been taken.

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  7. Voting extended as millions choose new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Concord Monitor

    Nigeria extended voting into today because of technical glitches as millions turned out to vote in a presidential election that analysts say is too close to call. Nearly 60 million people have cards to vote, and for the first time there is a possibility that a challenger can defeat a sitting president in the high-stakes contest to govern Africa's richest and most populous nation.

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  8. Long lines of voters queue outside a polling stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Nigerians turned out en masse to vote in a presidential election Saturday that analysts say is too close to call between President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari Boko Haram extremists disrupt Nigerian election Nigerians turned out en masse to vote in a presidential election Saturday that analysts say is too close to call between President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari Check out this story on WKYC.com: http://usat.ly/1bEmqAY As voters fill out their ballots for president in Africa's biggest and most oil-rich economy, Boko Haram is top of mind.

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  9. Aganga, Uranta hail voting processRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2015 | Vanguard

    Minister of Trade and Investment, Dr. Olusegun Aganga Saturday commended the voting process of the presidential and National Assembly election, saying that the process was impressive and smooth. Speaking after casting his ballot at Ward 8, Polling Unit 012, Eti-Osa Local government, along Gerrard Road, Ikoyi, the minister praised the efforts of the Independent National Electoral Commission for the efforts put into the exercise, describing it as highly professional.

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  10. Another polling station bomb explodes in eastern NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | The Star Online

    A bomb exploded in the eastern Nigerian city of Enugu at a polling station in a primary school on Saturday, hours before polls opened and before another bomb that stuck a different part of the east, police said.

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  11. Nigeria extends voting to Sunday in areas with problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Nigerians are going to the polls on Saturday to vote in presidential elections. . Opposition candidate Gen.

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  12. GHALCA divided over US$9,000 loan sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Members of the Ghana League Clubs Association are sharply divided over the $9,000 saga that has engulfed part of the leadership of the association. There are some members who believe the revelations in the media by some members of the association's Executive Council are 'washing their dirty linen' in public but there are others who strongly believe that everything must be exposed with a full investigation.

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  13. Nigerians turn out en masse to vote in tight presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | New York Post

    Nigerians turned out en masse to vote in a presidential election Saturday that analysts say is too close to call between President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari. A car bomb exploded at a polling station in south-central Enugu state but police said none of the voters lining up was hurt in the 7:30 a.m. blast.

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  14. Millions Vote in Nigeria's Presidential Election Amid ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Time

    Nigerians turned out in their millions Saturday to vote in a presidential election that analysts say is too close to call between President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari. Two car bombs exploded at two polling stations in south-central Enugu state but did not hurt voters, police said.

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  15. Ugwuanyi will surpass Chime's performance - Sheddy OzoeneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Vanguard

    A n editor and journalist of renown, Sheddy Ozoene is the Publisher of Abuja-based People& Politics magazine. In 2007, he aspired to represent Udi/Ezeagu federal constituency of Enugu state in the House of Representatives.

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  16. AGN crisis: My removal is a miscarriage of justice, says IbinaboRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    The former beauty queen is also faulting the trial Judge for proceeding to hear and granting reliefs against persons who are not party to the case instituted against her since 2011, by Emeka Ike. In addition, she's insinuating that Justice James Tsoho did not make any finding on the specific ultra vires action of the Defendants that entitled the Plaintiff to institute the case against her, since he was not a party to the suit number FHC/L/365/2011 which his action was founded among other grudges.

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  17. CNPP queries Finance Minister over $23bn Greenfield refineries contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Vanguard

    E nugu - CONFERENCE of Nigerian Political Parties , CNPP, has forwarded a letter to the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of Economy, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, requesting for full disclosure of transactions concerning the contract for three Greenfield refineries and petrochemical plant awarded by President Goodluck Jonathan for $23 billion. Spokesman of the group, Mr. Osita Okechukwu, who disclosed this in Enugu yesterday, said the group derived its powers to demand for the explanation from the Freedom of Information, FoI, Act.

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  18. When explosion in Udi heightened fear of Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Vanguard

    By Augustina Anyaegbu Residents of Amokwe in Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State are still unsettled since the explosion which occurred at the country home of a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Enugu State, Mr. Tony Emeka Eze. The residents were thrown into panic as they thought the explosion came from a bomb activated by Boko Haram insurgents.

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  19. Enugu Rangers fire fresh FIFA threat as GHALCA $9000 scandal hits new twistRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Nigerian side Enugu Rangers have renewed their threat to report GHALCA to FIFA insisting they have not received part or full payment for their involvement in the 2013 President's Cup as the $9000 scandal that has hit the Ghanaian organisation hits a new twist. Rangers have renewed calls to the Ghana League Club Association for the $30,000 appearance fee due them for featuring in the 2013 President's Cup hosted by the association.

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  20. Enugu Rangers deny receiving GHALCA cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Enugu Rangers Football Club have denied receiving any cash from the Ghana League Club Association either as payment or in full for the money due them for participating in last year's Presidential cup. Contrary to claims that $9,000 loan secured by GHALCA to make an urgent payment to Rangers, the club said they had not received any money, although they had made unsuccessful efforts in the past to have the money paid.

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