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Suicide Bombers Kill 15 Muslims

Two suicide bombers reportedly blew themselves up after mingling with the members of a Shia Muslim procession in the village of Dakasoye, Garun Mallam local government area of Kano on Friday, November 27. According to...

Nigerian Government Accuses Banks, CBN, BDCs over Weak Naira and Forex Scarcity

The Nigerian currency, the naira, has been suffering deficiency against the major Forex commodity, US dollar, as a result of scarcities which evolved from the low crude oil price. Many actions have been put in...

Nigeria’s Economic Woes; Who’s to blame?

Ever since the “change administration” of President Muhammadu Buhari began, Nigeria has been through some heavy economic and financial woes. Despite different plans and policies, nothing seems to be quite working, as the economy has...
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Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Nuclear Security Summit

U.S. Secretary John Kerry met with a delegation of Nigerian officials Wednesday, one day prior to Thursday's Nuclear Security Summit, for a day-long round of talks to discuss, among other things, the African country’s...

Nigeria’s Economic Regression Worries Me – IMF Chief Lagarde

Head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde says she's going through sleepless nights due to the economic situation of Nigeria. Lagarde disclosed this during an interview on the sidelines of the Albright Institute at...

Buhari’s Government is not Ready for Dialogue – Niger Delta Avengers

The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have called out the Buhari led administration for a supposed "delay tactic." A statement issued on the NDA's official website on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 by the group’s spokesperson, Brig. Gen Mudoch Agbinibo...

What Do You Have to Lose? – Trump

Donald Trump, the United States presidential candidate for the Republican party, in his quest to win the votes of African–Americans, directed the question “What do you have to lose?” to the African–American populace. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t-jasg-_E5M Speaking at...

Continue the Fight for a Better Uganda – Dr. Kizza Besigye

By James Butty Ugandan opposition leader Dr. Kizza Besigye of the Forum for Democratic Change has urged his supporters not to give up the fight for a better Uganda. Besigye told his supporters that they are...

President Buhari Wants Militants to Embrace Dialogue

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the aggrieved militant group in the Niger Delta popularly known as the Avengers to work in the direction that will help the interest of Nigerians rather than blowing up...

Analysts Say Nigeria is Headed for an Economic Crisis

Nigeria's economic crisis is getting worse. On Friday the Nigerian Bureau of Statistics revealed that the country's economy shrank by 0.4% year-over-year in the first quarter — way worse than expected. Economists were expecting the country...

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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...