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Sudanese Woman, Meriam Ibrahim Sentenced To Death For Apostasy, Has Been Freed

Meriam Ibrahim, a Sudanese woman sentenced to death for refusing to abandon her Christian faith has been released. Her husband, Daniel Wani and family are overjoyed by the news and almost can’t believe it’s true. The Telegraph affirms that she was sentenced to death for apostasy. “The appeal court ordered the release of Mariam Yahya and…

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Three Al-Jazeera Journalists Get Jail Sentences

Egypt’s judiciary has dealt a shocking blow to the principle of free speech after three journalists for Al-Jazeera English were sentenced to between seven and 10 years in jail on charges of aiding terrorists and endangering national security, The Guardian reports The former BBC correspondent Peter Greste, from Australia, the ex-CNN journalist Mohamed Fahmy, and…

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Boko Haram Kills 40 In Fresh Borno Villages Attack

Another bomb blast in Borno! No fewer than 40 people, including teenagers, were killed, weekend, when suspected Boko Haram insurgents attacked three villages of Chuha A, Chuha B, and Korongilim in Chibok Local Government Area of Borno State. – See more: According to Vanguard, the attackers destroyed houses, shops and vehicles after carting away foodstuff…

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President Goodluck Jonathan Appoints Roli Bode-George As New NDLEA Director General

It’s a new call for the NDLEA. President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has appointed Mrs.Roli Bode-George as the Director-General of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). Mrs Bode-George takes over from Mr Olufemi Ajayi, who is now the Executive Secretary of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF). The appointment is with immediate effect.…

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Olusegun Obasanjo Claim On Chibok Girls Negotiation Not True- Presidency

The presidency yesterday dismissed claims by the former President, Olusegun Obasanjo that he was awaiting the approval of President Goodluck Jonathan to negotiate with Boko Haram members on the possible release of the secondary school girls abducted in Chibok more than a month ago saying that if the former president was serious, he would have…

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