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49 min ago | Vanguard

Terrorism: Rep urges Jonathan to apologise to victims of Nyanya bombing, abduction

Chairman of the House Committee on Diaspora Affairs, Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, yesterday, asked President Goodluck Jonathan to apologise to families of victims of Nyanya bomb blast and parents of the 234 students abducted at Government Girls College in Borno State by Boko Haram insurgents.

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13 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: WB Boosts Water Delivery Services for the Urban Poor

The World Bank has approved a credit of US$250 million from the International Development Association * to help the Nigerian Government continue its efforts to increase access to water supply services and to improve the financial and management viability of existing water utilities.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

News24

Soldiers, vigilantes hunt for kidnapped Nigeria girls

Queen Elizabeth II and US President Barack Obama have reportedly congratulated Zimbabwe on the occasion to mark its 34th Independence Day.

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Nigeriaworld

The sum total of Jonathan's failureBABS AJAYI, Gatineau, Quebec,...

Boko Haram came to Abuja, found it defenseless, vulnerable and without direction, and they inflicted a carnage on the ordinary people.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Vanguard

Brazil World Cup provisional list: Osaze in, Ike Uche out

AS Nigerians await the release of the 35-man provisional World Cup list from coach Stephen Keshi tomorrow, we can authoritatively inform that all the players who played at the Africa Cup of Nations victory in South Africa in 2013 except Ike Uche are included in the list.

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Vanguard

PDP has not started campaigning - Dabin

The PDP had only been receiving new members into its fold and not campaigning for general elections coming up in 2015, the party's Chairman in Plateau, Dr Haruna Dabin, has explained.

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The Daily Star

Nigeria gunmen raze teachers residence at girls school

A screengrab taken on April 19, 2014, from a video obtained by AFP shows a man claiming to be the leader of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram Abubakar Shekau.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

In-depth Africa

PDP is running a government of impunity led by evil-minded persons - Full text of Nyako's letter

Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako has lambasted the Peoples Democratic Party-led federal government, describing it as government of impunity run by According to Nyako, the administration is bent on causing wars in the North between Muslim and Christians as well as perpetrating ethnic rivalries.

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The Daily Star

Boko Haram leader claims Nigeria capital bombing

A screengrab taken on April 19, 2014, from a video obtained by AFP shows a man claiming to be the leader of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram Abubakar Shekau.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Tell Nigerians Who Stole $20bn Before Accusing Kwankwaso Of...

Governor of Edo State during the aborted Third Republic, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, yesterday, described the allegation of embezzlement of campaign funds levelled against Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso of Kano State by President Goodluck Jonathan as ridiculous.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Elections must hold in the North-East -Group

A group, the Northeast Democratic Network on Thursday said the Federal Government has no justifiable basis to stop elections in parts of the Northeast because of the Boko Haram insurgency.

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WGBH

Polio Hits Equatorial Guinea, Threatens Central Africa

A child receives a polio vaccine Sunday in Kano, Nigeria. The country serves as the primary reservoir of the virus in Africa.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Vanguard

Don't allow terrorists to run down Nigeria, Mark tells Nigerians

The Senate President, David Mark, has called for concerted efforts among Nigerians to end the incessant terrorist attacks in the country.

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Vanguard

Jonathan is insensitive, hardhearted for campaigning the day after Abuja blast- APC

The All Progressives Congress has said President Goodluck Jonathan is exhibiting the traits of an insensitive and utterly hardhearted leader by returning to his illegal campaign trail, barely 24 hours after 75 of his compatriots died in a bomb blast in Abuja, and as news broke that 200 school girls have been abducted by Boko Haram in Borno.

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Ghanamma.com

PDP Rally: Jonathan Calls Kwankwaso A Fraud, Wants Kano Back

President Goodluck Jonathan was in Kano State yesterday in for the Peoples Democratic Party rally, where he described Kano State governor, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, as a fraudster for embezzling allowances meant for party delegates during the 2010 PDP Presidential primaries.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Walta Information Centre

Ethiopian Reinstate Flight to Kano in Nigeria - Tuesday, 15 April 2014 13:46

Kano in Nigeria joins the ever expanding global network of Ethiopian as 81st destination and 49th in Africa.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

News24

'Islamists' kill at least 60 in Nigeria

An Ebola outbreak which has killed more than 100 people in Guinea has left communities asking why the disease has attacked their country.

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Sydney Morning Herald

World News Update, what you need to know

Ukraine's acting president has accused Russia of waging war in his country's separatist eastern rust belt and declared the launch of a "full-scale anti-terrorist operation" that has left at least two dead.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Independent

Nigeria child bride 'poisons husband' twice her age and his friends

Fourteen-year-old girl admitted to putting rat poison in her husbands food a week after being forced to marry him Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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New Vision

Nigerian arrested for tweeting attack pictures freed

Nigeria has released a man who was arrested for tweeting pictures of an attempted jail break at the headquarters of the intelligence agency in Abuja, a family friend told AFP Saturday.

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