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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 "Festival of the Sacrifice" on September 12, 2016 equivalent to...

President Buhari’s Administration and Pending Human Rights Abuses

President Muhammadu Buhari promised to investigate and “deal with” issues that involve breach of human rights in the country. The President made this vow just a few months after he was sworn into office...

71st UN General Assembly: Buhari Speaks on Nigeria’s Refugee Crisis

President Muhammadu Buhari addressed world leaders at the 71st Annual UN General Assembly in New York, New York (UNGA 71) at UN Headquarters. Buhari addressed the conundrum of managing the refugee inflow in conjunction with...

Are Nigeria’s Elected Officials Provided with too Much Security Detail; Former EFCC Head Seems...

Mallam Nuhu Ribadu was a keynote speaker at the Nigerian Institute of Management's (NIM) 2016 Conference in Abuja, Monday, September 19, 2016. The former Economic and Financial Crimes Commission head honcho (former chairman) did not...

Nigerians Return to Homes Devastated by Boko Haram While Security Remains a Major Concern

Hundreds of internally displaced people in northern Nigeria are returning home to the villages and towns they fled to escape the brutal onslaught of Boko Haram militants, the U.N. refugee agency reports. And this, says...

Budget Padding: Jibrin Makes a Hit List; Says Don’t Blame Buhari for Recession

The budget padding scandal facing the Nigerian House of Assembly has taken on a different dimension, as the former chairman of the appropriations committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin has made a defamatory hit list of his former colleagues. Jibrin listed names...

Trump Preaches Vision and Prosperity to Detroit Congregation

Donald Trump, the presidential candidate of the Republican Party of the United States took his case to the black community. Delivering a speech to a black dominated congregation of the Great Faith Ministries on...

Budget Padding: Go for a Psychiatric Checkup; Leo Tells Jibrin

In a bizarre case of who done it?, the budget scandal affecting the Nigerian House of Representatives continues. Following the recent N10bn accusation made by the former chairman of the committee on appropriation, Abdulmumin...

#BringBackOurGirls Campaigners Hold Rally, Vow to Continue Protest Until all Girls are Released

On Thursday August 25, Members of the Bring Back Our Girls (#BringBackOurGirls) campaign in Nigeria rallied in front of the presidential villa in Abuja to continue their protest against the abduction of over 200...

Donald Trump to Woo African American Voters in Detroit

The Presidential nominee of the U.S. Republican party, Donald Trump has been canvassing for the votes of the African American community. As reported on Nigeriareporter.com, while Trump was at a rally at Dimondale, Michigan, he asked...

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Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...