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2 hrs ago | Atlas Shrugs
Reports of Christians attacked in central and northern Nigeria draw more attention, but in more southerly Benue state Islamic extremists killed at least 205 Christians in the last six months alone, sources said.
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6 hrs ago | Vanguard
The New Partnership for Africa's Development is yet to impact positively on Nigeria's economy, especially industrial and infrastructure development.
7 hrs ago | Scoop
Diigbo said: I read a statement online by President Goodluck Jonathan's government in which I learned that the president's home state of Bayelsa, some communities in neighboring Rivers State, and other unnamed organizations now have to implement the United Nations Environmental Impact Assessment Study on Ogoniland."
11 hrs ago | Vanguard
President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday in Kaduna unveiled the country's first indigenous unmanned aerial vehicle, GULMA, designed and constructed by the Nigerian Air Force.
15 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
Pirates have attacked an oil products tanker off the coast of Nigeria and kidnapped its Ukrainian captain and a Greek engineer, Greek coast guard officials said on Tuesday.
16 hrs ago | Vanguard
The National Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday said that 54 per cent of Nigerian youths were unemployed in 2012.
17 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com
There are many people with criminal antecedents masquerading as members of staff of various ministries, departments and agencies of the federal government, National Security Adviser , Col.
Senator representing Rivers South-East senatorial district in the National Assembly, Senator Magnus Abe, has described the state police command's denial of access for resumed sitting by lawmakers in the state House of Assembly, RVHA, as a deliberate injustice against Governor Rotimi Amaechi.
The Federal Government at the weekend, urged miners in the country to embark on joint venture mining to boost rapid development of the sector and also attract foreign direct investment.
Importation of tomatoes from Benin Republic and other neighbouring countries by Nigerians particularly across the Seme border is on the increase following the Boko Haram insurgence in the North- East of the country famous for tomato farming.
The UN says more than 1,200 people have been killed in Islamist-related violence in north-east Nigeria since a state of emergency was declared in May. The UN said the figure related to killings of civilians and the military by the Islamist group Boko Haram in the states of Adamawa, Borno and Yobe.
Significant lessons could also be learnt from Margaret Thatcher's economic policies that propelled Britain to an economic boom in the '80s through extensive promotion of entrepreneurial initiative and share-ownership.Thatcherism's thrust on substituting debt with equity spawned colossal economic development in the UK, which was soon adapted and ... (more)
A 45-year-old man, Pastor Daniel Samuel has been arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command for stabbing his wife over her refusal to attend church activities.
January 1, 2014 marks the centenary of the amalgamation of southern and northern Nigeria but the anniversary looks set to be muted, amid lingering questions about whether the union can hold.
A frontline politician, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, on Sunday said while Nigeria at 100 was worth celebrating it was important that the nation must address the negative tendencies undermining its development.
An evening of tributes for Nelson Mandela hosted by Professor Wole Soyinka at Freedom Park, Lagos provides a platform for unsparing criticism of the Nigerian government.
The ruling class in Nigeria has never failed to amuse me. Sometimes, they sound genuine.