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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...

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 like wildfire last...

I’m not a big thief and Fayose’s kangaroo panel recommendations is a joke taken...

The attention of the Media Office of the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has been drawn to the pre-meditated verdict of the Ekiti...

Following massacres by Fulani herdsmen, Nigeria’s Buhari receives Benue delegation amid accusation of favoring...

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday received Samuel Ortom, Governor of Benue State, following a massacre by Fulani herdsmen. Mr. Buhari, a Fulani himself, who...

Former Nigerian military ruler, Ibrahim Babangida, warns against senseless bloodshed

In a statement he personally signed Ibrahim Babangida warned against senseless killings in Africa's most populous nation. Read full statement below It is customary to observe the Armed Forces...

Breaking: Fulani herdsmen cry out, say they lost 1000 people, 2 million cows to...

In a statement read during a press conference that would likely surprise many people in Nigeria, Fulani herdsmen said on Sunday they were the victims of Benue...
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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...

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...

Nigeria: Jonathan mourns dozens killed by Fulani herdsmen

In a statement by his spokesman, former Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan, said he was heartbroken following killings on Christians by Fulani herdsmen in central Nigeria. Dozens were...

Nigerian police parade notorious kidnapper who killed many in Rivers on January 1

The Nigerian police force on Thursday paraded a suspect they said was the leader of a gang that killed several people in River state on January 1...

Mass burial underway in Nigeria following massacre by Fulani herdsmen 

At least 73 people, killed by Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria's central state of Benue, were laid to rest on Thursday in a mass burial. Clashes between nomadic herdsmen and...

Hip Hop star Diddy reportedly offers H&M racism victim one million dollar deal

African-American Hip Hop star, Diddy, has reportedly reached out to the H&M racism victim and offered him a one million dollar deal with Sean John. Diddy reported offer...

Video: H&M store selling “coolest monkey in the jungle” sweatshirts attacked in France, after...

An international retail chain H&M store selling "coolest monkey in the jungle" t-shirts was attacked in Paris, France, on Tuesday, as outrage escalated worldwide after the company...

Nigerian-American couple sentenced for enslavering their nanny for 2 years in Texas 

A Nigerian-American couple has been sentenced to seven months in prison and ordered to pay $120,000 to their nanny for forcing her to work without pay for...

Protests break out in Nigeria to demand release of Shiite leader, Ibraheem Zakzaky

Free Zakzaky processions were carried out in major towns of Northern Nigeria at the weekend to press for the freedom of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky because of the news...
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Nigeria: SERAP asks UN rights chief to condemn Benue killings, hold special session 

Nigeria's Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) says it has sent an urgent appeal to Prince Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights urging...
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Nigerian secret service arrests leader of Cameroonian secessionists following reign of terror

The Nigerian secret service has arrested the leader of Cameroonian secessionists along with several others following a reign of terror in Cameroon. Ayuk Tabe who boasted that he...
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Nigeria: Embattled NDLEA Chairman visits Kano after another anti-drug trafficking officer is gunned down,...

The embattled chairman of the Nigerian National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), retired colonel Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah, visited the northern state of Kano at the weekend after another...

5 flashy Cameroonians trying to get rich quick indicted over $8.7 million wire fraud in Maryland

A federal grand jury in the state of Maryland, U.S.A., has indicted five Anglophone Cameroonians on charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and money laundering. Over the...

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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...