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Religion News Service
Nigerian atheista s case isna t just about religion
For the last two weeks of July, Faitheist is being guest hosted by Sarah Jones , Communications Associate for Americans United for Separation of Church and State.
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Ohaneze youths fault call for dissolution of Nigeria by Arewa youths
OHANEZE Youth Council has condemned in strong terms the call by Arewa Youth Development Foundation for the dissolution of Nigeria as a country, describing it as a big offence that warrants treasonable prosecution.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Dangers of militarisation of polity
In Nigeria, politics is taking a dangerous turn, following the militarisation of the polity.
2015: Jonathan cannot win in any northern state - Kwankwaso
Abuja-Apparently preparing the ground for formal declaration of his presidential ambition, Kano State Governor, Rabio Musa Kwankwaso, yesterday, launched series of verbal attacks on President Goodluck Jonathan, accusing him of failing to provide security for lives and property in Nigeria.
Group petitions Pope over killing of Christians, burning of churches in North
A civil society organisation, International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law, has petitioned Pope Francis over the killing of Christians and burning of churches in northern Nigeria by Boko Haram and Fulani Jihadists.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Nigeria's unity not negotiable -Maitama Sule
Former Nigerian Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Alhaji Maitama Sule, yesterday warned northern youths against being used to compromise the unity of the country, asking them to embrace dialogue.
.com | Cholera kills 6 in northern Nigeria
Suspected Islamists have raided the remote northeast Nigerian town of Damboa, shooting dead more than 40 residents and burning down houses.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Nigeria: Govt 'Reviving' Railway System, Says Official
Nigeria's Transport Minister says the administration has allocated funds and implemented strategic plans to revitalize the country's railway system, which has been in a poor state for decades.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
NSCIA warns against misuse of soldiers, aviation facilities
The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs yesterday warned the Federal Government against misuse of military and aviation facilities.
Alleged N50bn fraud: Court to hear suit against Sanusi Nov 18
The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, yesterday, fixed November 18 to commence hearing on the suit alleging that the erstwhile Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and Emir of Kano, Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, was involved in an alleged N50billion fraud.
2015: Northern youths call for dissolution of Nigeria
By AbdulSalam Muhammad KANO - The march towards 2015 General Election took a dangerous dimension in Kano Wednesday following calls by youths under the auspices of Arewa Youth Development Foundation for the division of Nigeria as a political entity.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Gunmen nab German in northeast Nigeria : July 17, 2014,
KANO: Gunmen on motorcycles kidnapped a German national on Wednesday in northeast Nigeria, police said, in the latest assault in the region repeatedly assailed by Boko Haram.
Nigerian State Rape Law Pushes Anti-Queer Agenda
It's also where a prominent politician, in response to attempted legislation to curb domestic violence, However, my excitement quickly faded when reading the actual provisions of the new law in the Northwestern State of Kano, where the Boko Haram extremists kidnapped 260 female students .
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Boko Haram leader fires back at Twitter campaign
Boko Haram sent a new video over the weekend to Agence France Presse , boasting of the group's latest feats while mocking the global hashtag campaign #BringBackOurGirls.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
.com | At least 38 killed in raid on Nigerian village
Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai has pledged while on a trip to Nigeria to free a group of schoolgirls abducted by Islamist militants.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Jonathan plotting life presidency, says Kwankwaso
Kano State Governor Rabi'u Musa Kwankwaso has said the convocation of the National Conference by President Goodluck Jonathan was designed to perpetuate the President in power.
Boko Haram chief claims Lagos, Abuja...
The head of Nigeria's Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for a bombing in the capital Abuja and an attack hours later in Lagos which the authorities tried to cover up, in a video obtained by AFP Sunday.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Can Shekarau clean up after Wike?
BY LAJU ARENYEKA When Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau stepped into his new mandate as the Minister of Education earlier this week, he resumed into a house of ruins.
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.