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2 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Nigeria: Two Ethnicities; Two bikes, One Purpose

Across the globe it is very rare for nation builders to make every day decisions such as who to marry or date, who to do business with, who to hire or fire, where to live, who to rent a property to and who to vote for based on ethnicity of a homogenous race.

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How to do Hyperlapse Photography

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

3 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Nigeria's Largest Beauty Exhibition to hold October 10th to 12th at TBS, Lagos

Nigeria's Largest Wedding Exhibition comes African Beauty Expo Nigeria's Largest Beauty Exhibition which will hold from October 10th to 12th at Are you a hair merchant, makeup brand, skin care product, nails, major distributor of beauty items, wholesaler, spa company, soap company etc that services the Nigerian Market? Then this is the place to be ... (more)

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5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Brave Doctor, Adadevoh Loses Ebola Battle

FRONTLINE medical Doctor, Ameyo Stella Adadevoh, who saved the country from potential epidemic of the Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, yesterday, fell to the vise-grip of the disease which she contracted while attending to the index Ebola case, the late American-Liberian, Patrick Sawyer.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Crofs Blogs

Nigeria: Bush meat sellers protest low patronage

Scores of bush meat sellers, yesterday, marched to Governor Abiola Ajimobi's office at the Oyo State Secretariat, Ibadan, complaining of low patronage due to the outbreak of Ebola disease.

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Vanguard

Nigeria sinks deeper into external debt

The rising debt profile of the country is made up of external debt stock of N1.46 trillion , Federal Government domestic debt of N7.421 trillion .

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Vanguard

DTH-FTA, Nigeria's only hope of meeting digital migration deadline - Experts

Many stakeholders have expressed fears that Nigeria may not meet the June 2015 deadline for countries to switch over to digital broadcasting, as stipulated by the International Telecommunications Union, ITU.

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Top Nigerian celebrity endorsements and their worth

Funke Akindele shot into prominence with the release of her smash hit movie Jenifa where she made over #60 million.

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Hotel News Resource

117-room Protea Hotel Select Ikeja Opens in Lagos, Nigeria

Nigeria's new 117-room Protea Hotel Select Ikeja opens its doors this week in the upmarket Lagos suburb of Ikeja.

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Reuters

Nigeria former anti-graft tsar defects to scandal-hit, ruling PDP

Nigeria's former anti-corruption chief Nuhu Ribadu has defected to the ruling People's Democratic Party to contest a state election, in a filip for President Goodluck Jonathan, whose PDP has been reeling from high profile corruption scandals.

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The Star Online

Nigeria former anti-graft tsar defects to scandal-hit, ruling PDP

Nigeria's former anti-corruption chief Nuhu Ribadu has defected to the ruling People's Democratic Party to contest a state election, in a fillip for President Goodluck Jonathan, whose PDP has been reeling from high profile corruption scandals.

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CFR.org

Ten Books for Approaching Religious Conflict in Nigeria

A newspaper front page reporting the death of Nigerian novelist Chinua Achebe lies on a street in Calabar, Cross River State, southeast Nigeria, March 23, 2013.

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Times Herald

Ebola toll climbs even amid 'encouraging signs,' WHO says

The death toll from Ebola's devastation in West Africa has topped 1,200, even as the World Health Organization said Tuesday it sees some encouraging signs in the fight to contain the virus.

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Christian Science Monitor

In Nigeria, Ebola threat tests the rhythms of daily life

The Nigerian government has launched an awareness campaign about Ebola that includes distributing fact sheets about the virus as well as cartoon characters modeling how to act.

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Reuters

Melbourne found most 'liveable city'; Damascus comes last

Melbourne tops the ranking as the world's most pleasant city to live in for the fourth year running, but an Economist Intelligence Unit poll also finds that turmoil in Ukraine and the Middle East have pushed other cities down the list.

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BBC News

Nigerian 'mutiny over Boko Haram'

A group of soldiers in north-eastern Nigeria is refusing to fight Islamist Boko Haram militants until they receive better equipment, one of the mutineers has told the BBC.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Doctors Protest Sack in Lagos, Ibadan, Akure

Hundreds of doctors, yesterday, took to major streets in Lagos, Ibadan, Akure in Ondo State, to protest against the purported sack of 16,000 resident doctors.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: 2015 Election May Be Rigged - Balarabe Musa

Former governor of Kaduna State, AbdulKadir Balarabe Musa, has said the 2015 general elections won't be free and fair from all indications.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

MetaFilter

A look back at the funky, psychedelic, soulful 70s in Nigeria

According to the Daptone Gold compilation liner notes , written by Pitchfork contributor Douglas Wolk , "the world capital of soul" has moved from the US in the 1960, to Lagos in the 1970s, then it went into hiding, finally reappearing in Brooklyn, with Daptone Records .

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Low-priced made-in-Nigeria Hyundai cars goes on sale

Motors Nigeria Limited has started phased delivery of low priced made-in-Nigeria cars assembled at the company's plant in Lagos to its provisional dealers nationwide.

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How Nigeria can overtake Malaysia, Singapore, others -Nda-Isaiah

FROM her lower comparative status, Nigeria can overtake world economic powers like Malaysia, Singapore, China and United Arab Emirates, if the needful was done, Mr. Sam Nda-Isaiah, founder of Leadership Newspapers Group and presidential aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has said.

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