Category Archives: Breaking

Police Alert: Another Bomb Blast Rips Through Kano This Morning

The blasts are becoming overwhelming… Reports about another bomb blast recorded in Kano State just this morning is making the rounds. The Nigeria Police alerted the public about this on social media platform, twitter. The bombing took place at the NNPC mega station, Hotoro quarters along Maiduguri road, Kano. The Police have advised citizens to…

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Boko Haram: Five Persons Killed In Kano Bomb Blast, Prompting The Cancellation Of Eid Festivities

The bombings take a toll on the Muslim festivities. According to Yahoo Nigeria’s northern city of Kano on Sunday cancelled celebrations to mark the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan after two bomb attacks blamed on the Islamist group Boko Haram. At least five people were killed and eight were injured in a bomb…

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Nigerian 17-Year-Old, Chika Amalaha Brings Home First Gold At The Commonwealth Games

This is Nigeria’s first Gold at the Games. The Minister of Sports, Mr Tammy Danagogo on Saturday in Glasgow, Scotland, expressed satisfaction with the performance of Team Nigeria athletes at ongoing Commonwealth Games. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that Nigerian weightlifter; Nkechi Opara won bronze on the first day of events in the…

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Richard Mofe-Damijo To Receive “Dike Oha Na Nollwood” Title At The Nollywood Igbo Film Festival

Accolades for the respected actor… According to Vanguard, Delta State Commissioner for Arts and Culture and Nollywood actor, Richard Mofe-Damijo popularly called RMD will be the toast of many enthusiasts of Igbo language films come August 27, as the organisers of the 4th Nollywood Igbo Film Festival (NIFA 2014) conclude plans to confer on him…

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Liberian Man Who Was Hospitalized Due To Deadly Ebora Virus Has Been Confirmed Dead

This happened so fast… Patrick Sawyer, a WASH at the Ministry of Finance, who had been quarantined since falling ill after arriving in Lagos for a conference last Sunday, has been reported dead, Business Day confirms. Various reports claimed a Liberian government official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the news of Sawyer’s death was relayed…

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“Our Elections Next Year Will Surprise The Whole World” – President Goodluck Jonathan

Jonathan assures Nigeria of free and fair elections come next year. President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday said despite the violence currently being experienced in parts of the country, the 2015 general elections would be peaceful and transparent. He said the peaceful nature of the election would surprise the world. Punch reports that Jonathan made the promise…

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Must Watch: CNN’s Isha Sesay Speaks To Parents & Escaped Chibok Girls 100 Days After

This is quite emotional, brace yourself but it’s the reality of things now in Chibok. On April 14th, in Chibok, Northern Nigeria, Boko Haram kidnapped nearly 300 schoolgirls in the dead of the night. 100 days later, the parents continue to call for their safe return. 100 days of searching… 100 days of heartache… 100…

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