Lagos, Nigeria Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. She's made 4 films, interviewed 14 heads of state - and she's only 12Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | WICU12 Erie

    Most kids want to go out and play when they finish their homework early. But Zuriel Oduwole isn't "most kids."

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  2. Who's Jeffrey from Nigeria? He's never played football, but he's not letting that stop himRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    David Onyemata and Jeffrey Otoakhia, both from Nigeria, participate in a Bisons football practice at the University of Manitoba Tuesday. Even amidst a great long list of Bisons football camp invites, squeezed between names of returning players and fresh recruits alike, one name leaped off the page.

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  3. Nigeria: No Sign of TB Joshua As Synagogue Probe Enters Last DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | AllAfrica.com

    The Coroner's Inquest investigating the collapsed building belonging to the Synagogue Church of All Nations yesterday concluded taking evidence from witnesses in spite of the failure of the founder of the church, Prophet Temitope Joshua to appear before the inquest. The coroner, Magistrate Oyetade Komolafe, had on several occasions issued witness summons on the clergyman but on each occasion, he failed to turn up in court.

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  4. Girls, women rescued from Boko Haram need psychological careRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... moving 200 girls and 93 women from a northeastern forest where they were rescued from Boko Haram extremists. LAGOS, Nigeria - Some of the nearly 300 girls and women freed by Nigeria's military from the forest stronghold of Boko Haram were so ...

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  5. ULSU president speaks on xenophobic protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Vanguard

    COMRADE Martins Abiodun, president of University of Lagos Student Union, ULSU, speaks on the reason behind the recent protest on xenophobia to the South Africa embassy on Monday and of his government. The ULSU president said he and his team went to present a manifesto to the SA embassy to address the xenophobia menace on foreigners, especially Nigerians living there,as failure of South Africa's government to address this issue within 24hours will result in swift action by Nigerians.

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  6. Who's Jeffrey from Nigeria?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    David Onyemata and Jeffrey Otoakhia, both from Nigeria, participate in a Bisons football practice at the University of Manitoba Tuesday. Even amidst a great long list of Bisons football camp invites, squeezed between names of returning players and fresh recruits alike, one name leaped off the page.

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  7. Rescued Boko Haram Captives May No Longer Have a HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  8. Nigeria claims rescue of nearly 300 women and girls from Boko HaramRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Arab Times

    LAGOS, Nigeria, April 29, : After carrying out a mass rescue of 200 girls and 93 women from the forest stronghold of an Islamic insurgent group, Nigeria's military is evacuating the females and plans to check their physical and mental health, the army spokesman said Wednesday. Col Sani Usman said many are traumatized.

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  9. Nigeria: Jay Z to Invest in Nigerian Music IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | AllAfrica.com

    With the rapid growth of Jay Z's new company Tidal in just over a month since it was born, the American rapper and business mogul sees the need to expand its frontiers and he's just sent his cousin, Brian 'Bee-High' Biggs to Nigeria to scout for new talents. For Bee-High, this is his second trip to Nigeria following his presence at the 2014 edition of the Social Media Week.

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  10. Chibok schoolgirls not among the hundreds of traumatized Boko Haram...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | National Post

    LAGOS, Nigeria a Nigeria's army said none of the hundreds of women rescued from a stronghold of the Islamist group Boko Haram are those kidnapped from the northeast village of Chibok last year. "They are not the abducted Chibok secondary school girls," Col.

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  11. In Briefs | 4-29-15Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | West Hawaii Today

    ... but on what it sees as the only question jurors must resolve: whether Holmes was legally insane at the time. LAGOS, Nigeria - Nigeria's military says it has rescued 200 girls and 93 women from Boko Haram in the northeastern Sambisa Forest but they ...

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  12. Military evacuating girls, women rescued from Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... from Chibok by the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram in northeastern Nigeria in April 2014. (AP Photo) LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - After carrying out a mass rescue of 200 girls and 93 women from the forest stronghold of an Islamic insurgent group, ...

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  13. Nigeria Audit: State Oil Company 'Unsustainable'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Voice of America

    The Nigerian government has released a long-awaited audit on the behemoth state oil company NNPC. The audit states that Nigeria, Africa's biggest oil producer, needs to urgently overhaul the way it manages the company.

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  14. Lagos Port Still Bottlenecks Africa's Top EconomyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Eyefortransport

    The road leading to the Lagos port, which handles nearly everything that Africa's biggest economy imports, is one of the most congested in a megacity whose traffic jams are legendary. Wide enough to accommodate only two lanes on either side, along it move the goods that Africa's top crude producer uses its huge oil receipts to buy -- everything from designer wear to dried fish, champagne and shampoo.

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  15. Nigerian army 'rescues nearly 300' from Sambisa Forest - Wednesday, 29 April 2015 13:43Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 29 April 2015 - The Nigerian military says it has rescued 200 girls and 93 women from an area where the Islamist militant group Boko Haram is active. However, it said the girls abducted from a school in Chibok in April 2014 were not among them.

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  16. UBA shareholders laud Board, Management on bank's performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Ghanamma.com

    Shareholders of Pan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa Plc have unanimously approved the bank's annual report presented by the Board and management. The AGM was held on Friday, 24th April, 2015 at the Oriental Hotel in Lagos with shareholders commending the board and management over the 2014 performance of the Bank.

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  17. Adeboye, Danjuma ,Onosode To Bag Honourary Degrees At UNILAGRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Ghanamma.com

    University of Lagos will tomorrow confer honorary degrees on Lt. General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma , Deacon Gamaliel Oforitsenere Onosode and Pastor Enoch Adeboye for their immense contributions to humanity.

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  18. Fuel scarcity hits Lagos, AbujaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Vanguard

    A day after the expiration of the three-day deadline given by Major Marketers Association of Nigeria, MOMAN, to stop lifting petroleum products due to debts owed them by the Federal Government, fuel scarcity has hit Lagos and environs. The crisis worsened as motorists spent an average of 12 hours at petrol stations in their quest to purchase the commodity.

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  19. How not to politicise the Chibok girls' imbroglioRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Vanguard

    IT is about twelve calendar months since more than 200 young Chibok girls between 15 and 20 years of age were allegedly abducted by a group of extremist Islamic militants from the famous Government College in Chibok, community of Bornu state. This dastardly invasion of the students of that institution most of who had just finished their senior school certificate examination has been described as the first of its kind in the annals of history of the country called Nigeria.

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  20. Iraq bomb trial begins for BritonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | NWAonline

    ... recovered from the same area of Iraq, along with those of another man. Nigeria: Pupils not among 293 saved LAGOS, Nigeria -- Nigeria's military said Tuesday that it has rescued 200 girls and 93 women from is Islamic extremist group Boko Haram ... ...

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