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Nigeria: The Sleeping Giant of Africa

The major sectors in Nigeria are being hijacked by the individualistic political elite who dictate the pace of the game to the detriment of their "beloved citizens". The roller coaster in which Nigeria has found itself...
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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...

Under Lagos Bridges: Squalor, Crime, and the Need for a Better Option

It has become a regular occurrence that trucks fall off the Ijora-Apapa Bridge in Lagos. However, there is no time that this happens without casualties which include the passengers of these trucks and the workers...

Giving Nigeria’s Street Children a Voice

The International Day for Street Children was marked on April 12, 2016, the day has come and gone but how willing are we to give a voice to children who live and work on the street.
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Niger Delta Avengers, The Nigerian Federal Government, and A Way Forward

There are severe problems to contend with between the Niger Delta Avengers and the Federal Government under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari over the blowing up of oil and gas pipelines in the...

Exclusive: The Plight of Nigerians in Chinese Prisons

By Nzubechukwu Okeke  It has been estimated that over 4000 Nigerians are languishing in different prisons in China. These Nigerians includes those awaiting trial or in detention while others are serving their jail term ranging from...

Is Boko Haram Really On the Outs in Nigeria?

The continuous bomb blasts and suicide attacks from the daredevils, popularly known as Boko Haram simply show their new level  offensive against the Nigerian Army recently in the northern part of the country. It would...

Criminalizing Nigerian Citizens While Lacking Social Amenities

The Inspector General of the Nigerian Police Force has called for the arrest of anyone who sells or buys Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) also known as Petrol in plastic containers because of the activities...

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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Racism and the Travails of Nigerians in Russia

In this series Nigerianreporter.com has touched on the aspirations of Nigerians in America, the plight of Nigerians in Chinese prisons, the mass exodus of Nigerians to India, and Nigerian successes and frustrations in Australia and Canada.  We...

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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...