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Nigerian Senator Ben Murray-Bruce Says he was Blocked from Meeting PMB

Outspoken Senator Ben Murray Bruce has vented his anger towards President Muhammadu Buhari after he was allegedly prevented by the Officers of the Department of State Services (DSS) from exchanging pleasantries with him at the...

Malawi’s Eastern District of Machinga, Albinism, and a History of Mistreatment

Apart from political crises that claim the lives of innocent people in Africa frequently, apart from religious and ethnic division that frequently results to genocides in Africa, there is an inexplicable maltreatment of Africans that have nothing...

Soldiers Kill 16 Boko Haram Militants in Borno State

Yesterday evening remnants of Boko Haram terrorists attacked Nigerian troops at Rann, Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno State. The terrorists came with improvised explosive devices, anti-aircraft guns and other weapons at about 5:00...

U.S. Ambassador Entwistle, the Nigerian House of Representatives, and a Sexual Miscoduct Investigation

  The House of Representatives is currently investigating allegations of sexual misconduct against its members. These allegations were made by the U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, James Entwistle. The ambassador had sent a letter to Nigeria's Speaker of the...

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...

Federal Government Applauds Northern States Over Solar Energy Commitment

The interest of investors, especially manufacturing concepts, always depends on the buoyancy of the electricity supply in the environment. Unemployment can majorly and effectively be addressed with the aid of manufacturing companies bringing in jobs. But...

Germany Pledges Total Support to End Insurgency in Nigeria

As part of the benefits accompanying the relationship between nations who have a strong mutual understanding and agreement, Nigeria is set to receive aid from Germany in the battle against terrorism. The Chief of Defense...

Must Lagosians be forced to do the right thing?

There are many things that people get accustomed to easily but this is not always the case for Nigerians. Pedestrian bridges have been constructed in Lagos for the safety of patrons going to and from work or...

#PanamaPapers: Saraki Digs a Deeper Hole

Embattled Nigerian Senate president Bukola Saraki today brushed off allegations of wrongdoing concerning his wife’s offshore assets revealed in the Panama Papers as he defended himself in court against fraud charges. The latest graft claim...

Nigeria is Heading Towards Dictatorship – Says NLC Protester

On Wednesday, despite a court order, the Nigerian Labor Congress, (NLC) mobilized citizens in a peaceful protest across the country in opposition to the recent removal of the fuel subsidy and other government policies. The NLC...

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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...