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Catholic priest in Nigeria kidnapped, murdered

Orlu, Nigeria, Sep 5, 2017 / 03:32 pm (CNA).- A Catholic priest was kidnapped and found murdered in Nigeria, local sources have confirmed. According to local news source Vanguard, Fr.

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Boko Haram attacks killed 400 since April – Amnesty International

A surge in attacks by Boko Haram fighters has claimed nearly 400 lives since April in Nigeria and Cameroon, double the figure of the previous five months, according to a

EFCC Arrests Seven MAPOLY Students, Others For Internet Fraud

The EFCC has arrested seven suspects in connection with financial crime also known as yahoo yahoo in Nigeria. The suspects are all National diploma students of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY),

South Africans Hijacked A Nigerian’s House in Johannesburg

The Nigeria Union in South Africa has protested against the hijack of a house belonging to a Nigerian Baptist missionary in South Africa. Mr Theodore Ezeunara, Chairman of the union

SUSPECTED BOKO HARAM MEMBERS KILL 18 PEOPLE IN NORTHEAST NIGERIA

MAIDUGURI – Suspected Boko Haram militants killed 18 people in northeast Nigeria on Friday, according to local witnesses and officials, the latest in an escalating number of lethal attacks in

Nigerian govt holding hundreds in secret facilities — Amnesty International

Hundreds of people are being held in secret detention in Nigeria, Amnesty International has said. The rights agency made the allegation on Wednesday at an event to mark the International

Libya deports 139 Nigerians

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, said another batch of 139 deportees arrived the country from Libya on Tuesday. Ibrahim Farinloye, the South-West spokesman, NEMA, confirmed the deportation to the

Four soldiers, civilian killed in Nigeria oil region ambush

BAYELSA – Gunmen ambushed and killed four soldiers and a civilian in Nigeria’s oil-rich south, local sources said Wednesday, breaking months of uneasy calm after unrest over the distribution of

New charge added to list against Pastor Tim Omotoso

Pastor accused of sex crimes allegedly in SA illegally A Nigerian pastor facing a string of sex crimes had another count added to his lengthy charge sheet in the Port

Pastor Tim Omotoso the Samaritan revealed in court

Pastor Omotoso’s lawyers tried their hand at a second bail application on Wednesday. Advocate Alwyn Rossouw‚ SC‚ said the Nigerian televangelist had initiated numerous projects that had clothed‚ housed and