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2 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency
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.
6 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service
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.
10 hrs ago | In-depth Africa
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.
13 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
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.
14 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs
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 .
18 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com
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.
20 hrs ago | Newsday
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.
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.
Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim is dating upcoming Nigerian actor/model, Bryan Okwara; sources close to the two have confirmed.
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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.
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.
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.
Government officials in Nigeria have raised an alarm about the possibility that terrorist bombers might disguise themselves as Catholic nuns.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 09:34 pm
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