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Dr. Okhue Iboi is leading the witches and wizards on a war against Boko Haram

Nigerian Witches Declare Total war On Boko Haram

The days of the dreaded violent Boko Haram sect may soon be numbered, if the words of the Witches and Wizards Association of Nigeria, WITZAN, is anything to go by. According to the witches and wizards who say they are the custodians of Nigerian [...]
Pope Francis

Group petitions Pope Francis over killing of Christians, burning of churches in Northern Nigeria

A civil society organisation, International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law, has petitioned Pope Francis over the killing of Christians and burning of churches in northern Nigeria by Boko Haram and Fulani Jihadists. (638)
Nigeria

Nigeria Earns N475 Billion From India, Netherlands, Brazil in One Month

Three Countries India, the Netherlands, and Brazil, spent $2.97 billion, about N475.08 billion in the purchase of crude oil from Nigeria in the month of February 2014, data released from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has [...]
Boko Haram invades Borno village, kills 60

Boko Haram invades Borno village, kills 60

No fewer than 60 people from Gaidamgari village, in Bama Local Government Area of Borno State were killed weekend, while many others sustained gunshot wounds when some gunmen suspected to be members of the Boko Haram Islamist sect attacked the [...]
President Goodluck Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan to meet Chibok parents

President Goodluck Jonathan is due to meet for the first time parents of the girls abducted by militant Islamists 100 days ago. (84)
Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote

Aliko Dangote Donates N30bn In Two Years

Africa’s richest person and the continent’s top donor, Aliko Dangote, has doled out about N30billion in humanitarian gesture within two years, a statement issued by the Dangote Group has revealed. (77)
Italy To Intensify Fight Against Trafficking Of Nigerians

Italy To Intensify Fight Against Trafficking Of Nigerians

The Consul-General of Italy in Nigeria, Stefano Leo, on Sunday  disclosed his Government’s plan to intensify its fight against Nigerians being trafficked into Italy. (72)
Didier Drogba

Drogba in talks over Chelsea return

(BBC) – Didier Drogba is considering a one-year deal to return to Chelsea. The Ivory Coast international, a free agent after leaving Galatasaray, left Stamford Bridge in 2012 after scoring the winning penalty in the Champions League final [...]
Kenya defence Twitter account hacked

Kenya defence Twitter account hacked

(BBC) – The Twitter accounts of the Kenyan defence forces and its spokesman have been hacked by activists protesting about corruption. (66)
In a Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011 file photo, onlookers gather around a car destroyed in a blast next to St. Theresa Catholic Church in Madalla, Nigeria after an explosion ripped through a Catholic church during Christmas Mass near Nigeria's capital Sunday, killing scores of people, officials said. A radical Muslim sect, Boko Haram, claimed the attack and another bombing near a church in the restive city of Jos. (AP Photo/Sunday Aghaeze, File)

Boko Haram ‘Piling Up Corpses’

(AP) – Boko Haram gunmen killed many villagers and set homes ablaze in a northeastern Nigerian town just 85 kilometers (53 miles) from the strategic center of Maiduguri before dawn Friday, according to survivors. (98)