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3 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

Nigerian Senate Finally Finds Missing $49bn Oil Fund

The Senate have finally revealed that the $49 billion oil revenue was not missing but where un-remitted funds which will soon be put back into the Federal Account.

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6 hrs ago | West Australian

Digital warriors battle to get African games on phones

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

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Related Topix: Electronics, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Africa, World News, Rovio Mobile, iPod touchiPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, Clash of Clans, Nintendo, iPhone and iPad App, Video Games, Angry Birds, DARK, Kalypso

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Football365

Ouch. FIFA Hit Nigeria With An International Ban

FIFA has suspended Nigeria from all international football after the government sacked the executive committee of the country's football federation.

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Globe and Mail

Homegrown jihadis: Canadians have always fought in other people's wars

Canadians seem to be shocked that Canadian citizens are fighting for al-Qaeda and its more radical rival offshoot, the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, US Military, US Army, Roman Catholic Church, Religion,

The New Yorker

How to Bring Back the Nigerian Schoolgirls, Three Months On

On Monday, it will be exactly three months since Boko Haram kidnapped over two hundred schoolgirls from the town of Chibok, in Nigeria.

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Ghanamma.com

Two Policemen Arraigned For Stealing N30m From Oba Of Lagos

Two policemen have been arraigned in Lagos magistrate court yesterday for allegedly stealing N30 million from the palace of Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu.

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Ghanamma.com

Nigerian Army Court-Martials 18 Soldiers Over Mutiny

The Nigerian Army has court-martialed 18 soldiers for attempted murder and mutiny in Maimalari cantonment, Maiduguri, capital of Borno State, northeastern Nigeria, PREMIUM TIMES reports.

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Ghanamma.com

Gunmen Killed 2 Policemen, Woman, Snatched Millions Of Naira

Two policemen were shot dead allegedly by a group of unidentified and heavily armed men who attacked a new generation bank located inside the University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, UNEC, at the weekend.

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News24

.com | Nigeria's Jonathan appoints four close allies

More sub-Saharan Africans are living in extreme poverty now than in 1990, says a UN report, warning the region will miss most of its development goals.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Vanguard

We want Pension to play more active role in Nigeria's economic growth-PenCom

B etween Monday July 6 and Tuesday, 7, Nigeria, through the National Pension Commission, hosted the World Pension Summit, WPS, the only platform 'for and by' Pension Professionals, exchanging knowledge and innovative ideas on how to secure sufficient pension provisions.

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Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Africa, World News, Social Security, Retirement

News24

.com | SA intel warns: Long, abusive campaign in Nigeria

More sub-Saharan Africans are living in extreme poverty now than in 1990, says a UN report, warning the region will miss most of its development goals.

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Goal.com

Fifa suspends Nigerian Football Federation

The Fifa Emergency Committee has announced that it has suspended the Nigerian Football Association with immediate effect due to alleged "government interference".

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Ghanamma.com

50-Year Jail Term For Corrupt Judges In Nigeria

Former Minister of Sports , Prof. Taoheed Adedoja, and a legal practitioner based in Ibadan, Akintayo Adeyemi, have expressed their support for the 50-year jail term recommended for corrupt judges by delegates at the ongoing National Conference in Abuja.

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Al Bawaba

Etihad Airways appoints new general manager for Nigeria

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has appointed Mrs Wuraola Oduntan as its new General Manager for Nigeria.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Jonathan Reveals Why Abducted Girls Have Not Been Rescued

President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday, said the over 234 secondary school girls that were abducted in Chibok, Borno State on April 14, 2014, are yet to be rescued because government wants to bring them back alive.

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Vanguard

SAN killed by his son: I killed my father in anger - Suspect

The 21-year-old Tolani Ajayi, who killed his father, Charles Ajayi, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, in the Redemption Camp along Lagos/Ibadan expressway last week, has said that he was provoked by his father.

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The Island Packet

'Half of a Yellow Sun' to premiere in Nigeria

In this file photo taken on Thursday, May, 17. 2012 and released by Yellow sun ltd, unidentified actors act in a film ''Half of a yellow sun'', an adaptation of novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's book, in Calabar, Nigeria.

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GhanaSoccerNet.com

FIFA begins quick crackdown on Nigeria over government interference

FIFA has stopped the inauguration of two strategic committees by the illegal Nigeria Football Federation as the country now awaits a ban following government's direct interference in the running of football in the country.

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Ghanamma.com

REVEALED: How Nigerian Soldiers Enter Boko Haram Kingpin's Home In Kaduna

The Defense Headquarters in Abuja has revealed how Nigerian military men gained entrance into the home of a Boko Haram kingpin reportedly killed during a shootout in Kaduna, the capital of Kaduna State on Sunday, 6 July, 2014.

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Ekklesia Daily News

Christian Aid responds to conflict in Nigeria that has displaced 50,000

Christian Aid partners are providing emergency support to some 50,000 people who have fled a conflict in the north central state of Benue in Nigeria.

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