Sunday, January 21, 2018

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Boko Haram militants kill at least 30 fishermen in northeast Nigeria – governor |...

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria Aug 8 (Reuters) - Boko Haram militants killed at least 30 fishermen in raids on communities around Lake Chad in northeastern Nigeria, the governor of Borno state, residents and military sources...

Niger Delta Dialogue: Osinbajo/Buhari, PANDEF, And Milestones Of Deceit By Ifeanyi Izeze

Does the Pan Niger Delta Elders Forum (PANDEF) actually think the federal government and the people of the Niger Delta are really taking them as seriously as they take themselves? How does one reconcile...

South African trains ride into the digital age

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Nigeria: Mob Overpower Police, Burn Another Kidnap Suspect Alive, Two Others Arrested

By Oladeinde OlawoyinAnother kidnap suspect in the ongoing saga at Ojokoro has been set ablaze. The atmosphere is tense as police and other security operatives have been overpowered. A new suspect who allegedly ran out...

China hit by 6.5 magnitude quake – Punch Newspapers

The quake occurred around 9.20 pm (1320 GMT) in a remote region of Sichuan province not far from the site of a massive 8.0-magnitude earthquake in 2008 that left 87,000 people dead or...

Kenyans vote in tight, tense elections — World — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper –...

A Kenyan man casts his ballot at a polling station in Gatundu, Kiambu county, during the August 8, 2017 general election. Kenyans began voting in general elections headlined by a too-close-to-call battle between...

Eleven persons drowned in Jigawa river — Nigeria — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper –...

The Police Command in Jigawa said no fewer than eleven persons had drowned in various rivers in the state in the last one month. A statement issued by the spokesman of the command, SP...

African Markets – Factors to watch on Aug 8 | News by Country

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Tuesday. - - - - - EVENTS: *Kenya holds general elections ...

Aisha Buhari Returns To London

Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, left Nigeria on Sunday to visit her ailing husband, The Nation reports. The president has been in London since May 7 to receive medical treatment. Mrs. Buhari had...