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NIGERIA DISPUTES AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS ALLEGATIONS

ABUJA – Nigerian Presidency says says recent report released by the Amnesty International alleging human rights violation by Nigerian security agencies is “inherently battling with credibility, falling vehemently short of

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GOOGLE LAUNCHES $2 MILLION EMPOWERMENT INITIATIVE FOR NIGERIANS

Google has announced the launch of the Google Impact Challenge (GIC) Nigeria 2018 initiative aimed at empowering Nigerian citizens to execute projects that would impact the community. The initiative was

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XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS – HOUSE SEEKS STIFFER ACTION AGAINST SOUTH AFRICA

The House of Representatives on Wednesday, called on the Federal Government to institute stiffer measures against South Africa over the endless xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in that country. This was

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NIGERIAN AIR FORCE DEPLOYS SPECIAL FORCES TO NEWLY ESTABLISHED QUICK RESPONSE WING NGUROJE, TARABA STATE

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) yesterday, 12 May 2018, de…ployed its Special Forces to the newly established 23 Quick Response Wing (QRW), Nguroje in Taraba State. The deployment is part

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THE RISE OF NIGERIA – WHY WE SHOULD BE PAYING ATTENTION TO THIS TRAVEL MARKET : #AFRICAMONTH

There’s an energy and dogged determination one feels when visiting Nigeria for the first time. It’s that palpable can-do, roll-up-your-sleeves, hurry-up-and-wait atmosphere that is simply intoxicating. There’s a true sense

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NIGERIA HAVE TALENTED, FEARLESS YOUNGSTERS – JOSEPH YOBO

Joseph Yobo has urged Nigeria against dreaming of the Final The former enforcer has defended the Super Eagles’ backline He believes Nigeria can give Argentina a real fight Joseph Yobo

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NIGERIA’S INTERNET FRAUDSTERS ZERO IN ON CORPORATE EMAIL ACCOUNTS

ABUJA (Reuters) – West Africa’s infamous internet scammers have evolved, dropping their impersonations of online love interests, princes and U.S. soldiers in favor of hijacking corporate emails, costing businesses hundreds

NIGERIA, CHINA SIGN $2.4 BILLION CURRENCY-SWAP TO LIFT TRADE

Nigeria and China agreed on a currency-swap worth $2.4 billion to boost commercial ties and reduce the need to use the dollar in bilateral trade. Yi Gang, governor of the

AISHA BOKO HARAM HUNTRESS

Aisha Bakari Gombi has reached real-life superhero status for her battlefield bravery in her fight against Boko Haram.   Since the dawn of humanity, hunters have roamed the forests and

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NIGERIA MOSQUE ATTACK DEATH TOLL RISES TO 86

Gravediggers say dozens more than official number were killed in Tuesday’s double suicide attack in northeast Nigeria. Eighty-six people were killed in a double suicide bombing in northeast Nigeria, gravediggers