Saturday, October 1, 2016

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Edo State Elections: Official Results NOT IN Ize-Iyamu vs. Obaseki

Edo state's gubernatorial elections were held Wednesday, September 28. Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate Osagie Ize-Iyamu and All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate Godwin Obaseki remain in close...

Security Agents Prevent Shiites “Free Zakzaky” Protest in Abuja

On Thursday September 22, 2016 members of the Islāmic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) of where the majority of Shiite Muslims, converged in Abuja to...

World Day of Prayer for Peace, the Emir of Kano, and...

"Thirst for Peace: Religions and Cultures in Dialogue" was the theme of this 30th anniversary celebration of World Day of Prayer for Peace (a...

African Leaders at the 71st UN General Assembly; Is Change Coming...

The United Nations hosts a General Assembly annually for the world's leaders to discuss pressing matters related to counter-terrorism, human rights, the environment, and...

Mixed Reactions Trail Muslims Eid al-Adha Celebrations in Nigeria

In Nigeria millions of Muslims joined their counterparts around the world to celebrate Eid al-Adha (Eid ul-Adha or Eid Kabir) also known as the...

As the Rio Paralympics Comes to a Close Team Nigeria Wins...

Nigeria's Paralympics Team made the country proud at the just concluded 2016 Paralympic Games in Nigeria with a team total of eight gold medals. Sunday's closing...

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Multi-Tasking?

This week Nigerianreporter.com puts into question if President Muhammadu Buhari is really able to multi-task as commander and chief with challenges that include mass unemployment and the drop in oil price.