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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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President Goodluck Jonathan Gives Reason Why Efforts In Rescuing The Chibok Girls Seem “Slow”

The President is reportedly avoiding a repeat of the 2004 experience when 300 children were killed in an attempt by Russians to free hostages held by Chechens in the North Caucasus region of Russia The Presidency, yesterday, gave an insight into why the Federal Government was slow at rescuing the over 200 Government Secondary School…

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Air Algerie Plane Crash: Nigerian Among Victims, Provisional Passengers Nationalities List Released

The plane was reportedly struck by a powerful sandstorm overnight. A Nigerian was among 116 people feared dead in a passenger plane that crashed on a flight from Burkina Faso to the Algerian capital, Algiers, yesterday. The pilot had contacted Niger’s control tower in Niamey to change course because of a storm, according to reports. But contact…

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“I Don’t Have Even A Single Scratch”- Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari is positive Nigeria can overcome terrorism. Former Head of State, and leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Muhammadu Buhari, has given more insight into how he managed to escape Wednesday’s bomb attack in Kaduna that targeted him. Speaking to Governor Mukhtar Yero of Kaduna State who visited him Thursday, Mr. Buhari said despite being…

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