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Soyinka denies anti-Igbo comments

Soyinka denies anti-Igbo comments

Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has refuted a report, claiming that he attacked the Igbos while speaking at the Hutchins Centre, Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. In […]

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Yar’adua ! Wake up! Nigeria is boiling (part 2)

Yar’adua  ! Wake up! Nigeria is boiling (part 2)

By Obinna Akukwe    Yar’adua , Nigeria’s fourth democratically selected president. Yar’adua , Nigeria’s most unassuming president. Yar’adua , Nigeria’s most frail president. Yar’adua , […]

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Nigerian military captures seven more terrorists’ camps in Sambisa forest

Nigerian military captures seven more terrorists’ camps in Sambisa forest

  The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) says the Nigerian military destroyed seven additional terrorists’ camps on Tuesday, killing several insurgents in the Sambisa forest. A statement issued […]

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Prince William and Kate name new baby

Prince William and Kate name new baby

Prince William and Kate have named their new baby with the names Charlotte Elizabeth Diana. A statement issued from Kensington Palace said the Duke and Duchess […]

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PDP trade blames over election loss

PDP trade blames over election loss

  The National Working Committee (NWC) of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has blamed the campaign committee headed by Prof. Jerry Gana for the loss […]

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Money laundering: Court picks June 18 for ruling on Fani-Kayode case

Money laundering: Court picks June 18 for ruling on Fani-Kayode case

  A Federal High Court in Lagos will pronounce its ruling on June 18 in a money laundering case involving former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode. The […]

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Agonising stories of the rescued women from Sambisa Forest

Agonising stories of the rescued women from Sambisa Forest

  By Tom Garba, Yola The story of 275 women rescued from the evil forest of Sambisa where they were held captive by Boko Haram, is […]

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Boko Haram and the children’s crusade

Boko Haram and the children’s crusade

  Generations of young Nigerians in the northeast of their country are being shaped by the terrors of the war. By Philip Obaji Jr. LAGOS […]

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Indonesian envoy justifies execution of four Nigerians

Indonesian envoy justifies execution of four Nigerians

Indonesia’s Ambassador to Nigeria, Harry Purwanto, has explained that the execution of four Nigerian citizens and other foreigners for drug offences was in line with his government’s policy. Speaking […]

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I will handover a Nigeria completely free of terrorist strongholds- Jonathan

I  will handover a Nigeria completely free of terrorist strongholds- Jonathan

  President Goodluck Jonathan pledged Thursday in Abuja that he will do all within his powers to ensure that all Nigerian territory still held by […]

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