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Breaking: 4 suicide bombers kill 10, injure 65 in Maiduguri, Nigeria

Four female suicide bombers have killed 10 people and injured 65 others in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri. Emergency Response Team (ERT) from the National Emergency Management...

Nigeria’s SERAP asks Buhari to seek justice for the victims of Fulani herdsmen

Nigeria's Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure that “any efforts by his government to prevent and combat attacks by herdsmen...

In fresh attacks, Boko Haram kills 4 in Cameroon, many in Nigeria

At least four persons were killed overnight by Boko Haram terrorists in Cameroon and dozens of huts and a church were set on fire. The Monday night/Tuesday morning...

Nigeria Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, to speak at Harvard University, as ivy league school...

Nigerian Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on the invitation of Harvard University, Boston, United States, would be delivering the inaugural, keynote lecture at the university’s “Africa Rising” course...

Accused of being a Muslim fundamentalist favoring North, Buhari calls for restraint in Benue

With scathing criticisms swirling around following massacres by Fulani herdsmen in Benue and elsewhere, even as the government delayed an intervention, President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday called...
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I’m the least racist American and I didn’t say Africans live in “shithole” countries,...

U.S. President, Donald Trump, declared on Sunday night that he was the least racist person in America, and denied ever making disparaging comment against Africans and Haitians. At...
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Should farmers be killed for Fulani herdsmen to live? erupts Bishop Oyedepo, one of...

Bisbop David Oyedepo, one of Nigeria's most influential pastors, has warned that Africa's most populous country was now a nation at war with itself. Apparently irked by the...
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Opinion: Is Trump’s America a “shithole” country? Watch shocking video about the United States

For those in Africa who are erroneously claiming that President Donald Trump was right to use a racist slur against an entire continent because, according to them,...

Video: The apt condemnation of Trump by the United Nations over “shithole” racist comment

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights spokesperson condemns President Donald J. Trump's "shocking and shameful" comment: "I'm sorry, but there's no other word one can use...
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Opinion: Jonathan, Buhari and Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria

“Terrorists Now Disguise as Fulani Herdsmen” – President Goodluck Jonathan June 2014 The above quote was the news headline after a speech by former President Goodluck Jonathan at...

Presidency in Nigeria denounces fake tweet justifying massacre by Fulani herdsmen

In a statement on Saturday, the presidency in Nigeria raised the alert and denounced a fake tweet justifying massacre by Fulani herdsmen in Benue and two other...

Video: Michelle Obama’s prophetic words on Donald Trump

Michelle Obama warned during the presidential campaign against electing Donald Trump as President. Have her warnings come true following a turbulent year in office and racist comments...

Detained Shi’ite leader in Nigeria speaks after death rumor 

The Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, has spoken to the media after death rumor generated deadly protests. A Nigerian newswire, PRNigeria, provided this...
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African Union asks Donald Trump to apologize over “shithole” hateful, racist comment 

African Union ambassadors to the United Nations have asked U.S. President Donald Trump to apologize following his hateful racist "shithole" comment on the African people. At an immigration...

Video: American senator who was present at White House meeting explains how Trump used...

American Senator Dick Durbin on Friday confirmed that unusual U.S. President, Donald Trump made ‘shithole’ comments during White House meeting. ‘He said things that were hate-filled, vile...

Yusuf Buhari, son of Nigerian President, battles for life, flown to Germany after serious...

President Muhammadu Buhari's son Yusuf Buhari, has been flown to Germany after a serious head injury that could not be fully treated in Nigeria, a newspaper reported...

Videos: Anger spreads after President Trump used “shithole” racist word on 1.2 billion Africans

Anger has continued to spread worldwide against unusual American President Donald Trump after he said at an immigration meeting at the White House on Thursday that African...

Nigerian court strikes out suit seeking to reinstate suspended Jibrin

The quest by embattled Nigerian lawmaker, Hon Abdulmumin Jibrin, to return to the House of Representatives after been suspended by his colleagues for going against the rules...
The Amedus: Sophy and Chidimma: six day courtship on Facebook leads to marriage

Nigerian lady marries man six days after he said on Facebook he desperately needed...

A Nigerian man, Chidimma Amedu, has taken Facebook post to a whole new level when he posted an unusual advert on 30 December 2017 asking any woman...

Adeyemi Ikuforiji, former Lagos speaker, should be retried, Supreme Court rules 

The Supreme Court in Nigeria on Friday ordered the retrial of a former Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Adeyemi Ikuforiji. Ikuforiji was charged with money...

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Breaking: 4 suicide bombers kill 10, injure 65 in Maiduguri, Nigeria

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Four female suicide bombers have killed 10 people and injured 65 others in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri. Emergency Response Team (ERT) from the...

Family of H&M racism victim relocates for security reasons

The family of the five-year-old H&M racism victim has moved house in Sweden for security reasons, his mother told the BBC. Anger and condemnation spread...

Nigeria’s Buhari to Gambia’s Barrow: Yahya Jammeh gave us no choice...

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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday explained that he and other leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) had to use...

In fresh attacks, Boko Haram kills 4 in Cameroon, many in...

At least four persons were killed overnight by Boko Haram terrorists in Cameroon and dozens of huts and a church were set on fire. The...

Fake Nigerian First Lady paraded by police in Abuja

She is not Aisha Buhari, the wife of Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari.  But the police in the Nigerian capital Abuja have paraded a suspected female...