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TWENTY-SIX YOUNG NIGERIAN MIGRANT WOMEN LAID TO REST IN ITALY

Salerno, Italy (CNN)Twenty-six matching coffins for the mostly nameless victims of the latest Mediterranean migrant disaster were lined up in two rows in the center of the main cemetery in

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HERE’S WHAT WENT DOWN AT THE SECOND EDITION OF ART X LAGOS

Art X Lagos indeed returned bigger and bolder this year. Here’s a recap of the three-day affair. The second edition of Art X Lagos received over 8,000 people at the

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LEARN HOW TO COOK DELICIOUS NIGERIAN JOLLOF RICE WITH THIS RECIPE

Here’s an easy-to-make recipe for Nigerian Jollof Rice—a staple in all Naija households and parties. During the month of November, OkayAfrica will celebrate and highlight all things African food. In

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TWO WOMEN KILLED AS NIGERIAN SOLDIERS REPEL BOKO HARAM

KANO, Nigeria – At least two civilians were killed when dozens of Boko Haram fighters tried to storm a town in a remote area of northeast Nigeria but were repelled

IAN SQUIRE: WHO WAS THE BRITISH HOSTAGE KILLED IN NIGERIA

A British man who was taken hostage and killed in Nigeria had travelled to the country to help set up a new eye-care clinic. Ian Squire was one of four

ITALY PROBES DEATHS OF 26 NIGERIAN WOMEN FROM MIGRANT BOATS

Italian prosecutors are investigating the deaths of 26 Nigerian women – most of them teenagers – whose bodies were recovered at sea. There are suspicions that they may have been

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NIGERIA RANKS AMONG COUNTRIES WITH LEAST POWERFUL PASSPORTS

Nigeria has one of the least powerful passports in the world, a new ranking showed on Wednesday. The Passport Index, done by Canada-based global consultancy Arton Capital, showed Nigerians can

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA TO RETALIATE VISA DELAY TO NIGERIANS

The Interior Minister, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd) has warned that Nigeria would no longer tolerate delay in issuance of visa to its nationals from any country. The minister stated this

I AM LEAVING NIGERIA AS A HERO‚ SAYS ZUMA AFTER MASSIVE STATUE OF HIM UNVEILED

Nigerian civil society groups were flabbergasted after waking up to a statue of South African President Jacob Zuma that was unveiled over the weekend. Rochas Okorocha‚ billionaire‚ education philanthropist and

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JACOB ZUMA – NOBODY SHOULD KILL NIGERIAN IN SOUTH AFRICA

By Chinonso Alozie Owerri – The President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, Sunday, warned that no Nigerian citizen should be killed in any parts of South Africa. Zuma was quoted