Tag Archives: Hausa

Hausa & Yoruba Youths Clash In Ojota, Lives Reportedly Lost

People have been reported dead after Hausa and Yoruba youths clashed in the Ojota area of Lagos, Punch reports. The fight had reportedly began after a disagreement between a Hausa man and a Yoruba man. The disagreement was reportedly settled by some area boys in Ojota. Things had however escalated after the Hausa man later attacked the…

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Nigerian Army Gives All Personnel One Year To Learn Igbo, Hausa & Yoruba

It is now mandatory for all officers and soldiers in the Nigerian Army to understand the 3 major languages in the country – Igbo, Hausa and Yoruba, Premium Times reports. The Army announced the policy change on Wednesday morning, asking that all its personnel be proficient in the 3 languages by December 2018. The army spokesperson, Brig.-Gen. Sani…

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IPOB, Hausas, Soldiers Clash In Rivers State

A clash is reported to have occurred between members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Soldiers, and the Hausa community in Oyibo, Rivers State, leaving two persons seriously injured. Channels reports that an unconfirmed number of casualities have been recorded, as well as properties burnt down. IPOB members had allegedly attacked Hausas in the community, a source…

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