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Oduma Essan Accuses Kuami Eugene

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A Nigerian, Ghana based Musician Patrick Akhere also known in showbiz circles as Oduma Essan is alleging that Ghana’s young Musician Kuami Eugene has...
PRESIDENT BUHARI ATTENDS NIGERIAN'S 58TH INDEPENDENCE. President Muhammadu Buhari on a motorcade as Nigerian Marks 58th Independence Anniversary with a parade of Military hardware at theEagle Square, Abuja. OCTOBER 1 2018. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE

Death toll from Boko Haram ambush on Nigerian government convoy rises to 18

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Nigerian military confirmed on Sunday the death toll from the extremist group Boko Haram's ambush on a government officials' convoy in Borno state on...
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Nigerian troops kill “scores of terrorists” in restive NE region

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"Scores of Boko Haram terrorists" are believed to have been killed by airstrikes by Nigerian air force in the northeast state of Borno, an...
Hundreds of demonstrators hold a rally and march to protest against police brutality and the death of Freddie Gray, in front of the City Hall of Baltimore, Maryland, the United States, April 25, 2015. Protests continued for days in Baltimore against the overuse of police force surrounding the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man, in local police van. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

South African demonstrators march to Nigerian embassy over crime concern

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Group of demonstrators under the banner "Put South Africa First" on Wednesday marched to the Nigerian Embassy in Pretoria to voice their concerns...
Boko Haram Nigeria

Nigerian troops kill 7 Boko Haram commanders in military operations

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Nigerian military said on Thursday that some senior commanders of the extremist group Boko Haram were killed during recent military operations in the...
A Chinese-made train on Kenya’s Mombasa-Nairobi Railway, an important railway line in East Africa. (Photo by Li Zhiwei from People’s Daily)

Nigerian government approves new rail line project

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The Nigerian government has approved a sum of 1.96 billion U.S. dollars to construct a new rail line to link Nigeria to the Niger...
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Nigerian president calls for curbing road accidents after deadly fuel tanker explosion killing at...

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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has called for increased highway patrols to curb similar road traffic accidents after a fatal fuel tanker explosion occurred...
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Nigerian labor union to stage strike over electricity tariff, fuel price hikes

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Nigeria's organized labor is mobilizing for a general strike on Monday to protest over the federal government's refusal to reverse the hikes in...
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Netflix to premiere 3 Nigerian new films

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Online streaming giant Netflix Inc. is continuing its drive into the expanding and lucrative Nigerian market after striking deals on three movies, an executive...

Nigerian security frees 26 kidnapped road officials from gunmen in central state

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Nigerian security forces have freed 26 members of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) who were kidnapped by gunmen a few days ago in...
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Nigerian military vows to rout bandits in Northwest region

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The Nigerian military on Thursday vowed to continue fighting bandits who have wreaked havoc in the country's northwest region until the criminals are routed...
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Nigerian football team improves in latest FIFA ranking

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Nigeria's football national team, the Super Eagles have moved up two places, to 29th, in the latest world ranking. The FIFA rankings...
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Interpol grabs Nigerian over robberies and rape

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A Nigerian who allegedly committed robberies and rape with three other accomplices in Ghana and absconded has been put before an Accra Circuit...
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Nigerian labor union pressures to reverse electricity tariff, fuel price hikes

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Nigeria's organized labor has given the government a 14-day ultimatum to reverse the recent hikes in electricity tariff and fuel price, saying otherwise the...
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1 bandit killed, 4 nabbed in Nigerian military raid

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One bandit was shot dead and four others were nabbed in a raid by the Nigerian military in the country's central region, a military...
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5 Boko Haram militants killed in Nigerian military’s operation

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The Nigerian military on Monday confirmed five militants were killed in the latest operation against the Boko Haram group in the country's northeast region. ...
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British court grants Nigerian government more time to appeal US$9.6 billion judgment

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A British court has granted the Nigerian government more time to appeal against the 9.6 billion U.S. dollars arbitral award delivered in favor of...
Kenyan doctors Photo: The Star/ Monicah Mwangi

Nigerian doctors to commence nationwide strike action amid COVID-19

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Resident doctors in Nigeria on Friday announced that it would embark on an indefinite nationwide strike from Monday, as the country continues to battle...
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Nigerian troops kill armed bandits in northern state

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Airstrikes by Nigerian troops have destroyed two camps of armed groups inside Kuduru and Kwaimbana forests in the northern state of Kaduna and killed...
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Nigerian government begins profiling of women, children in IDPs camps in restive Borno state

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The Nigerian government has commenced profiling of women and children in the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the restive northeast state of Borno...
President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita

Ousted Malian president released by military junta

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The current governing body of Mali, National Committee for the Salvation of the People (CNSP), announced on Thursday that it has released ousted Malian...

Nigerian labor union warns against large-scale layoffs amid COVID-19

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Nigeria's organized labor will mobilize action against state governments and other employers of labor using the COVID-19 pandemic as a ploy to sack...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Nigerian president hails Africa’s attainment of wild poliovirus free status

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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari hailed on Tuesday Africa's attainment of the wild poliovirus free status, calling it "a historic feat." At the...
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Nigerian women council calls for more efforts to curb COVID-19

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Nigeria's National Council of Women Societies (NCWS) on Tuesday called for a need to intensify ongoing efforts to reduce the rate of COVID-19...
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Nigerian troops kill 8 Boko Haram militants in repelled attacks

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Eight Boko Haram militants were killed when Nigerian troops repelled an attack by the extremist group in the country's northeastern state of Borno, an...
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Nigerian military confirms at least 20 terrorists killed in airstrike

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At least 20 members of the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) including their leaders were killed in an airstrike by the...
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Nigerian governors call for updated military equipment to restive NE region

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Nigeria's state governors have called on the federal government to deploy more state of the art military hardware to the armed forces fighting Boko...
Dr Ngozi Okonjo Iweala

Nigerian governors reaffirm unwavering support for WTO candidate

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Nigeria's state governors on Wednesday endorsed the candidacy of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the position of director-general of the World Trade Organization (WTO). ...
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Ghanaian and Nigerian consumer confidence declines

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Against the backdrop of the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic, West African consumer sentiment has experienced a sharp drop in the Nielsen Consumer Confidence Index (CCI)...
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2 killed in Nigerian building collapse

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A building collapse in Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub has left two people killed and at least 10 injured, according to the emergency management agency. ...