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2 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Nigeria Contains Ebola, Shuts Schools Till Oct 13

WITH the survival of seven out of the 13 confirmed cases of the Ebola Virus Disease in the country, including the index case, Patrick Sawyer, Nigeria has contained the virus with 61.5 per cent survival rate.

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6 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

Nigerian Oil Blaze Case May not Pass Muster

Slamming a group of Nigerians for copying their $5 billion lawsuit against Chevron over a weeks-long oil blaze "almost verbatim from the original complaint," a federal judge warned that he may dismiss the case with prejudice.

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10 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Pres. Jonathan condemns stigmatiation of Nigerians over Ebola

Speaking at a meeting with Mr. David Navarro, a Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General, President Jonathan particularly denounced discriminatory actions such as that which forced Nigeria's team to the Youth Olympics in China to abandon its participation.

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13 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Shell sells some Nigerian onshore oil fields

London/Lagos - Royal Dutch Shell said it had reached deals on some of the four Nigerian oil fields it has offered for sale as the oil major pushes ahead with divesting global assets to cut costs.

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14 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

Nigeria: Suspected Ebola victim dies in Port Harcourt

Thanks to Margot Lochrenberg for sending the link to this report in DailyPost, an online Nigerian news outlet: BREAKING: Ebola victim dies in Port Harcourt .

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18 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

Nigeria's Insecurity Problems Mere Propaganda-Eedris Abdulkareem

Controversial Nigerian rapper, Eedris Abdulkareem, who sang the controversial song, 'Nigeria Jagaja,' says artistes should be able to do songs that pass messages across to listeners.

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20 hrs ago | Newsday

Nigeria closes schools over Ebola

All schools in Nigeria have been ordered to remain shut until 13 October as part of measures to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.

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22 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

2Face begs for privacy over father's death

On Saturday evening, we reported the death of 2Face Idibia's father, Pa Michael Idibia, who passed on at a hospital in Abuja after battling with cancer for a while.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Vanguard

Kaduna attack: I don't expect much from the investigation -Buhari

F ormer Head of State and a national leader of the All Progressives Congress General Muhammadu Buhari , has expressed pessimism over ongoing investigations into the recent attack on his life saying he does not expect anything from the process.

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GhanaWeb

Juliet Ibrahim dating Nigerian actor?

Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim is dating upcoming Nigerian actor/model, Bryan Okwara; sources close to the two have confirmed.

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In-depth Africa

Nigeria's largest Wine & Spirit exhibition to hold October 10th-12th in Lagos

Have you noticed the tremendous growth in wine and spirit companies Nigeria and the importance of wine and spirit at social function and private events? It shows that we are definitely a great market worth investing in.

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The Washington Post

Nigeria soldiers who fled into Cameroon head home

Nigerian government soldiers, who witnesses said fled into neighboring Cameroon during a clash with a large number of Islamic fighters of Boko Haram, handed over their weapons to Cameroonian authorities and were on their way back to Nigeria, the Nigerian defense headquarters said.

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Strike: Apologise to Nigerians, Reps tell NMA

Health Committee of the House of Representatives, yesterday, asked the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, to apologise to Nigerians over the "unpatriotic" industrial strike embarked upon by medical doctors in the country.

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In-depth Africa

NFF Fire Report Ready Next Week - Fire Service Boss

As football politicians continue to jostle for who controls the Nigeria Football Federation , the Federal Fire Service yesterday said the report of its investigation of last week's fire incident that gutted the secretariat of the football house will be ready next week.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Vanguard

Nigeria not ready for bilateral trade in electricity - MAN

The Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trader, NBET, has not demonstrated the readiness to midwife bilateral trading in electricity, said the Chairman, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, MAN Apapa branch, Mr Babatunde Odunayo.

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Catholic World News

Nigerian officials worry terrorists might disguise themselves as nuns

Government officials in Nigeria have raised an alarm about the possibility that terrorist bombers might disguise themselves as Catholic nuns.

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Crofs Blogs

Nigeria: Lagos Airport gets additional Ebola screening equipment from US government

The Muritala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, weekend got additional Ebola Virus Disease screen equipment from the United States Government to boost screening capacity at the airport.

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Iol.co.za

Boko Haram attack Nigerian

Scores of heavily armed Boko Haram fighters on Monday attacked military and police stations in the Nigerian town of Gamboru Ngala on the Cameroon border, forcing thousands to flee, residents said.

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Nerve News

Nigeria to launch anti-insurgency operations

Nigerian troops will soon launch a massive military offensive to end insurgency in the northeast region of the West African country, Chief of Army Staff Lt.-Gen.

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Ebola Control ...Kudos to Nigeria and Lagos StateMICHAEL NNEBETo...

This is a role I play freely, and without any encumbrance other than my conscience, and the persistent need to be truthful, and not to misinform those who care to read what I have to say.

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