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Niger Delta Avengers Claims Responsibility for Chevron Pipeline Attack

The Avengers have claimed responsibility, on Thursday, for the attacks on Chevron gas pipelines that took place on May 9 and May 13 respectively in the Niger Delta region. The group revealed this through their...

Court Ruling Allows for Hijab to Be Worn to Nigerian Schools, Christian Pastor Opposes

Premium Times Nigeria reported on Tuesday something that might bring you a bit of comic relief. Students of the Baptist High School in Iwo Osun State showed up to school wearing choir robes and different types...
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All Lives Matter: A Nigerian Voice on American Issues that Affect All of Us

By Timilehin Ogunyemi ALL LIVES MATTER It’s incredibly sad what the world has turned into, apparently the value on life has dropped, average life expectancy keeps falling, more natural disasters occurring, accidents happening, attacks in Nigeria,...

Buhari’s Ambassadorial Nominees Allegedly Fumble at Screening

The National Anthem and Pledge is a recited daily in primary and secondary schools across Nigeria. That is why it was a shock when two ambassadorial nominees could not recite the “Nigerian Creed.” The funny incident...

Nigeria Remains Our Priority – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry

U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry has assured President Muhammadu Buhari that his country will do everything humanly possible to help tackle humanitarian challenges in northeast Nigeria. Kerry disclosed this on Tuesday, during a two-day...

Buhari Completes Speech in Front of European Parliament

President Muhammadu Buhari has just completed a speech in front of the Plenary Session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France. In the speech in front of his political peers he admonished the fact that the Chibok...
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Nigerians in Australia

Australia is gradually becoming another home or Mecca for Nigerians who are seeking greener pastures in a bid for a better financial situation. So many reasons may be factored in on why some Nigerians prefer...

Capitol Hill Shooting Hits D.C. Prior to Nuclear Security Summit

By Gloria Adeyeye The Nuclear Security Summit commences today, and while U.S. Secretary John Kerry and Nigeria's Minister of Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama as well as the Minister of Defense Mansur Dan Ali were...

Eight Hours in Line for Gasoline

Like the hundreds of motorists in front of him in line at the gas station, Idowu Balogun is there to pump petrol into his bike but he is disabled. It may be some time...
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The Democratic Republic of the Congo Needs World Support Just as Much as Syria

Comparable to the history of the First World War, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has experienced more war casualties and genocides than any other country in the history of humanity. More than...

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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...