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Boko Haram targets Nigerian World Cup viewers in latest blast

By Staff Reporter Viewers were watching Brazil v Mexico match on public screens No group has accepted or claimed responsibility yet but exp [...]

Iran and Nigeria played a flat nil all draw #FIFA2014

By Staff Reporter Iran‘s Ehsan Hajsafi (L) fights for the ball with Nigeria‘s Ramon Azeez during their 2014 World Cup Group F so [...]

The 5 Richest Kings In Africa

By Staff Reporter Africa may be full of democratically governed countries, but it is still the land of many kings. Sure, there are only thre [...]

Protest in Sao-Paulo against FIFA World Cup, cops use tear gas

By Staff Reporter Clashes at Sao-Paulo threatens to mar the tournament Police in the Brazilian city Sao-Paulo have used tear gas to dispose [...]

Boko Haram has killed 3000 & displaced 3 million in the last year

By Staff Reporter The Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) said that a total of 3.3 million Nigerians have now been driven from th [...]

West Africa declares war on Boko Haram

By Staff Reporter French President Francois Hollande (C) poses for a familly photo with (LtoR) Britain’s Foreign Secretary William Hag [...]

Nigeria’s Boko Haram Begins to Destabilise Cameroon

By Staff Reporter  Senior defence officials say that Cameroon has been infiltrated by Nigeria’s Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and [...]

US deploys surveillance aircraft as Boko Haram offers to release 200 girls in exchange for incarcerated”martyrs”

By Staff Reporter Kidnapped schoolgirls are seen at an unknown location in this still image taken from an undated video released by Nigerian [...]

Nigeria kidnapped girls ‘shown’ in new Boko Haram video

By Staff Reporter The BBC’s John Simpson says the video, which shows more than 100 girls in hijabs, could be the first step in a negot [...]

Israel helping in the search for kidnapped girls

By Staff Reporter Photographer: Pius Utomi Ekpei/AFP via Getty Images Members of civil society groups sit to protest the abduction of the Ch [...]

Nigeria military ignored Boko Haram attack warnings

  Mia Kuumba, of the District of Columbia, brandishes a wooden stick during a rally in front of the Ni … View gallery Mothers of the [...]

Nigeria has a weak Commander-in-Chief.Boko Haram flourishes

By Staff Reporter With the country descending into chaos, President Goodluck Jonathan is running out of excuses and places to hide. Regardle [...]

We fixed matches for Nigeria to qualify 2010 World Cup in South Africa-Convicted Singaporean

By Staff Reporter  Nigerian National football team in 2010 A convicted Singaporean match-fixer has shockingly claimed that he helped Niger [...]

Nigerian army surrounds Boko Haram hideouts to rescue abducted girls

By Staff Reporter  Nigeria’s military said it has tracked down and surrounded the location, where over 200 schoolgirls who were abducted [...]

Nigeria enjoys non oil growth-IMF

By Staff Reporter IMF Worries: Despite recent strong non-oil growth, Poverty and income inequality remain high Social and governance indicat [...]

Boko Haram devastation spreads in Nigeria

By Staff Reporter Innocent families continue to wail as Boko Haram targets victims at will A recent bomb blast that ripped apart a bus stat [...]

The Union of Nigeria stronger than Boko Haram-Jonathan

By Staff Reporter Boko Haram can’t disintegrate Nigeria, says Jonathan President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday assured Nigerians that member [...]

Nigerian economy only bigger on paper

By staff Reporter Rebasing Nigeria’s GDP may be easier than changing investors’ perceptions when it comes to doing business in the count [...]

Boko Haram abduct more than 100 schoolgirls in northeast Nigeria

By Staff Reporter Nigerian soldiers patrol in the north of Borno state close to a Islamist extremist group Boko Haram former camp Photo: Ge [...]

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie wins National Critics Book prize

By Staff Reporter Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie moved to the US at the age of 19 to study Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has won the US [...]

Boko Haram kill 97 in Borno

By Staff Reporter Twin car bombs kill 97 in Borno Nigeria military raid kills 20 President Jonathan has failed to curb Boko Haram insurgents [...]

Of the top 10 Emerging Economies Of 2014 worldwide, four are Africans

By Staff Reporter The pace of economic growth in BRICs states has slowed a bit and this made Management Today to look for the next shining [...]

Boko Haram murders and burn alive 58 school children in Nigeria

By Staff Reporter Most of the victims appeared to be between 15 and 20 years old and all of them were male Militants locked doors and set fi [...]

As 110 killed in Borno,Nigeria, we ask-who is Boko Haram?

By Editor Who is Boko Haram?   Following reports that suspected Islamist militants (Boko Haram) have raided a Nigerian village ove [...]

Bafana Bafana wants Stephen Keshi as manager

By Staff Reporter Pretoria, South Africa Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, could be the next manager of Bafana Bafana, with the South Afric [...]

Breaking News-Uncertainty in Nigeria as Jonathan sacks military chiefs

Abuja, Nigeria In a nation that has a history of military coup d’etats , President Jonathan has sacked military chiefs. Are things ok [...]

Nigeria’s president outlaws gay relationships

Abuja, Nigeria By Kelvin Mupungu US and Western world criticises Goodluck Jonathan‘s crackdown on ‘amorous relationships’, [...]

African Player of the Year 2014 is…Brother Yaya Toure

Manchester City and Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure has been named the Confederation of African Football (Caf) Footballer of the Year. It [...]

President Jonathan’s wife Orders Police to Release Criminal cronies

Abuja, Nigeria In what may surprise many, wife of Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan ordered Police Chief to release armed thugs in custod [...]

100 facts about Africa’s most populace nation-Nigeria

Nigeria’s most interesting facts Here we have tried to gather the most peculiar facts about Naija for the period of 100 years. 1. Nige [...]

Toure, Drogba and Mikel for African player of the year

 Developing and Uniting Africa through sport The Confederation of African Football (CAF) announces the top three player for the 2013 Africa [...]
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