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Military winning war against Boko Haram- DHQ

September 19, 2018

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has again reassured Nigerians that the military is winning the fight against Boko Haram terrorism and will not rest on its oars until terrorism is wiped out of the country.

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Theresa May calls for immediate release of journalists jailed for seven years

September 3, 2018

Theresa May has called for the immediate release of two Reuters journalists jailed for carrying police documents, saying the verdict undermines press freedom. Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were jailed for seven years after being found guilty of breaking state secrets laws while investigating the massacre of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. Mrs […]

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Boko Haram No Longer Controls Any Part of Nigeria – Buhari

September 2, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Boko Haram insurgents no longer control any part of the country.

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UAE Ambassador Tasks Nigerian Women On Family Values

August 28, 2018

As the United Arab Emirate (UAE) celebrates the second Emirati Women’s Day, Fahad Obaid Mohammed Altaffag, its Ambassador to Nigeria, has tasked women on dedication and preservation of family values. Altaffag said on Tuesday in Abuja that women across the world possess the capacity to maintain good family values and the nation at large. The […]

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Buhari Mourns Former UN Scribe, Kofi Annan

August 18, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the government and people of Ghana over the passing of former United Nations (UN) Secretary General, Kofi Annan, in the early hours of Saturday 18th August, 2018.

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Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

August 18, 2018

GENEVA — Kofi Annan, one of the world’s most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died. He was 80. His foundation announced his death in Switzerland on Saturday in a tweet , saying that he died after a short unspecified […]

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World Bank To Support Nigeria With $611m

August 10, 2018

The World Bank will support Nigeria with $611 million dollars to get children back to school under the Better Education Service Delivery for All (BESDA) programme, the Coordinator, Prof. Gidado Tahir, has said. 

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Congo Declares New Ebola Outbreak!

August 1, 2018

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) – A new Ebola virus outbreak has been confirmed in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, Governor Julien Paluku said on Wednesday, a week after the country declared an end to a separate outbreak that killed 33 people in the northwest.

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ECOWAS, ECCAS vow to check insecurity in sub-region

August 1, 2018

ECOWAS and the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) have pledged to sign an agreement before the end of 2018 to effectively check all forms of insecurity in both regions. This is contained in the communique of the Joint Summit of

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15-Year-Old Rape Victim Jailed For Having an Abortion!

July 23, 2018

(CNN) A 15-year-old girl has been imprisoned for six months for having an abortion after her brother repeatedly raped her, according to an Indonesian court official. The girl was given the custodial sentence last week, according to Listyo Arif Budiman, one of the judges in the case and a spokesman for the Muara Bulian District Court […]

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