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The immediate past governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Kalu, has said that former President Olusegun Obasanjo is the worst leader Nigeria has had since its independence in 1960.
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Turkey's prime minister made headlines last week by threatening to block Facebook in the country, but as recent events in Nigeria show, a more discreet intervention can be effective in disrupting the free flow of information.
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Four Nigerian men were beaten and flogged for being gay by an Islamic court in the northern city of Bauchi, according to the Liberty Voice .
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The Senior Special Adviser to the President on Public Affairs, Doyin Okupe on Friday compared the interrelationship between the Federal Government of ... On 25 February, terrorist organisation Boko Haram struck again when it ruthlessly killed more than 50 students at a school in the Nigerian town of Buni Yadi.
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KADUNA, Nigeria - The waters of the River Kaduna swirl forward under a bridge that spans the long, turbulent divide between this city's Christian neighborhoods to the south and its Muslim communities to the north.
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Over 200 Itsekiri and Ijaw communities in the Niger Delta affected by the Shell Nigeria Exploration Production Company, SNEPCo, 2011 Bonga Field crude oil spill have agreed to withdraw the suits against the oil company to facilitate payment of compensation to them.
A church in Ibadan, Oyo State, was thrown into a state of mourning as three worshippers were burnt to death yesterday.
Today, 492 delegates from across the country will be inaugurated in Abuja, the nation's capital for a talkathon, otherwise called the National Conference, on Nigeria's future.
Nigerian energy company Seplat will announce on Tuesday a $350 million initial public offering in a dual listing on the London and Lagos stock exchanges, the Financial Times reported.
The minister of information, Labaran Maku, is in trouble for advising the military against intervening in the ongoing political logjam as top military officers have frowned against such 'ill-advice'.
Soldiers from Lagos, part of an expected 1,000 reinforcements sent to Adamawa state to fight Boko Haram Islamists, walk near trucks as they arrive with the 23rd armoured brigade in Yola, May 20, 2013.
Studying the revolutionary politics of the African world has been hard for me, because of the many revolutionary cliques that are at odds with each other in our international movement.
One close friend tells NET the late producer was hanging out with a few friends on Friday, March 7, 2014 at his family home in Surulere, Lagos when the attack came - he never recovered from the attack, slumping and eventually giving up the ghost.
T he decision of the Lagos State governor, Babatunde Fashola, to sue the Federal Government over what he described as illegal deduction of one per cent from statutory allocation to states in the federation, may not be a surprise to many Nigerians.
Former Minister of Aviation, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode has the described the People's Democratic Party, PDP, which has been in existence since the past 5 years in Nigeria as a sad testimony of everything that is wrong with the country.
The Nigerian police in Enugu state said the identity of those who attacked Enugu State Government House on Saturday would soon be made known to the public.
The Transmission Company of Nigeria yesterday said that it had initiated a full-scale investigation on the cause of the fire that gutted its 150MVA, 330/132/33kV power transformer in Osogbo, capital of Osun state on Friday.