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Students Of Obafemi Awolowo University Allegedly Shot At By Presidency Convoy

Hundreds of protesting students of the ObafemiAwolowo University have held a presidential convoy hostage in Ile-Ife, Osun State. The convoy led by a Toyota bullet proof SUV with ‘Presidency’ inscription and registration number, FG902-B02, tried to drive through the students who were protesting an increase in fees by the university management. Security details attached to…

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“There Is Shortage Of Funds To Fight Boko Haram”- Nigerian Army General

In a news report on Sahara Reporters, the head of the Nigerian army’s account and budget, Major General Abdullahi Muraina, today (May 22, 2014) claimed that the army does not have the robust financial allocations to successfully counter the Boko Haram insurgency. Chief of Army Staff, General Kenneth Minimah General Muraina made the assertion in…

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God Bless Nigeria Church: Tony Rapu, AY, Joke Silva, Bimbo Akintola, Ufuoma Ejenobor For #BringBackOurGirls

God Bless Nigeria Church embarked on a #BringBackOurGirls a peaceful walk to the National Stadium in Lagos as part of its activities towards the release of the over 200 girls kidnapped in Chibok. The group were lead by the church’s Pastor Orohnor and Pastor Tony Rapu of This Present House, others that took part in…

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U.S. Commerce Secretary, Elumelu Canvass For Increased US-Nigeria Investments

The U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Penny Pritzker and Chairman Heirs Holdings Mr. Tony Elumelu on Wednesday (21, May, 2014) called for increased US-Nigeria Investments. Both leaders spoke at a gathering of business leaders in Lagos. Tony Elumelu Pritzker, who is leading 20 American companies on an Energy Business Development trade mission to Ghana and Nigeria…

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Soyinka Says He Has Never Referred To Patience Jonathan As “Illiterate”

According to a news report on Sahara Reporters, Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka says that while he has occasionally been compelled to publicly chastise Mrs. Patience Jonathan over unacceptable conduct, he has never referred to her as “illiterate.”   He has also never linked President Goodluck Jonathan&#39s governance with his wife&#39s educational attributes or lack thereof,…

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