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48 min ago | AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Gunmen Kill Newspaper Boss in Kaduna

The General Manager of a Kaduna-based weekly newspaper, New Democrat, Uztaz Yunus Adam, was on Friday night assassinated at his residence in Ungwa Dosa, Kaduna North local government area of Kaduna State shortly after breaking his fast.

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48 min ago | People's Daily Online

Nigeria's most populous city on alert against Ebola virus

Lagos, the most populous region in southwestern Nigeria, will remain on alert to prevent the fatal Ebola virus from entering the state, the country's Commissioner for Health Jide Idris said on Sunday.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Cybergrass

Worlds Collide: Bluegrass Henhouse Prowlers & Nigerian Rap P Square

Last week while visiting Nigeria, Chicago natives and bluegrass favorites, The Henhouse Prowlers, delighted fans when performing the hit "Chop My Money" by Nigerian rap superstars P Square .

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Vanguard

Cashless Nigeria or confused CBN? - 2

By Dele Sobowale "Having lost our way, we re-doubled our efforts." Anonymous. I cannot recollect which one of my classmates wrote that report, when after a Scouts' Adventure we returned to school at Igbobi College, Yaba and were asked to recount our experience.

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Iol.co.za

Digital battle for African phones

Safari the warrior crouches in the bush a digitised heroine from the new cellphone game "Afro Fighters" that its Nigerian creator hopes will soon rival the likes of Clash of Clans or Angry Birds on world handsets.

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Ghanamma.com

'I'm Not Afraid Of Death' - Soyinka Speaks On His 80th Birthday

Reflecting on his life at the 80, Soyinka in a recent interview spoke about his upbringing, death, life after death, religion and a host of other topics.

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CBC News

Malala visits Nigeria to back #BringBackOurGirls

Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai is in Nigeria to raise awareness about the plight of a group of school girls abducted by Islamist militants.

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The Straits Times

Nigeria's Boko Haram leader claims Abuja, Lagos attacks in new video; voices support for ISIS

Nigerian Vice-President Namadi Sambo and his entourage look at the wreckage of a car at the scene of bomb blast at the crowded Emab Plaza that left 21 people dead and several others injured in Abuja, on June 26, 2014.

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Nerve News

Indian pharma firms face competition from Pakistan in Nigeria

Accra, July 13 - As Indian pharmaceutical companies prepare to increase the volume of their trade in Nigeria, it is becoming clear that they would have to compete companies from their closest neighbour, Pakistan, which have given the signal that they are keen to take a slice of Nigeria's growing market in the health sector as well as pharmaceutical ... (more)

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Nigeriaworld

Are you driving with a fake Nigeria Driver's License?MICHAEL NNEBEMr...

I encountered him on at least two local television networks; AIT and Channels, where he spoke so enthusiastically and so eloquently about how the FRSC is going about and changing things in Nigeria for good.

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Terror attacks timed to frustrate Jonathan - FG

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared that there is a disturbing nexus between major terror attacks in the country and the development landmarks of the President Goodluck Jonathan administration.

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Impeachment as a crude weapon: The Nigerian experience

HAD the major players in the British political system in the 14th century and the framers of the 1776 Constitution of Massachusetts lived till this moment, their verdicts on Nigeria's political culture would be damning.

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Nigeriaworld

The gruesome murder of my Nigerian Attorney Barrister Kunle Fadipe...

As I disclosed in my tribute to him in this column last week, he had been targeted twice in the past and he told me those he suspected.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Police Uncover Plot to Bomb Abuja Again

The Nigeria Police Force say it has "credible intelligence reports" indicating a plot to carry out attacks on the Abuja transport sector by insurgents believed to be the terrorist Boko Haram group.

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Nigeria, U.S. to strengthen action against Boko Haram

Nigeria and the U. S. are to strengthen strategies to tackle terrorism facing Nigeria and bring the activities of the militants to an end.

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Iol.co.za

Nigerian police uncover bomb plot

Nigerian police have uncovered a plot to bomb the Abuja transport network, they said on Saturday, using suicide bombers and devices concealed in luggage at major bus stations.

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CNN

Nigerian Troops Capture 80 Machine Guns, 10 Riffles In Bauchi's Darazo Forest

The "newsiest" iReports are sorted in lists at the top of each section on the homepage and in other places around the site.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Nobel Laureate in Literature Wole Soyinka Turns 80

His trade is literature. But that doesn't prevent Wole Soyinka, who turns 80 on Sunday , from expressing trenchant views on domestic Nigerian politics.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

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Nigerians are desperate to make quick money -Ighodalo, Olawuyi

Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, General Overseer, Trinity House, Lagos, opined that although Nigeria is one of the countries with the highest number of churches and worshippers, there's need to understand that both Christian and Islamic religions are still young in their existence.

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Ghanamma.com

PHOTONEWS: Nigerian Army Found Boko Haram's Weapons Hidden Underground In Balmo Forest

The Nigerian Army has found Boko Haram's armouries that were hidden in underground cells in Balmo forest that stretches from Bauchi to Jugawa and to the precincts of Sambisa forest in Borno.

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