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Iran Calls For Protection Of Shia Population In Nigeria, Protests Against Military Crackdown

 Javad Zarif   Iranian Foreign Minister, Javad Zarif has called on Nigeria to take “prompt and serious” action to protect Shia Muslims after dozens of them were killed in a military crackdown on Sunday, in Zaria, Kaduna state. The minister, in a phone call to Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, described the clash as a worrying…

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Photos: Buhari Attends Funeral Service Of Former President Of Benin Republic, Late Gen. Mathiew Kerekou

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, 10th December, attended the funeral service of late Mathieu Kerekou, the former President of the Republic of Benin, held in the country’s capital, Cotonou. During the ceremony, Buhari who spoke on behalf of other African leaders, described late Kerekou as, “a father of his nation and founding father of the…

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Ministerial Screening Update: Zainab Ahmed, Adewale Folorunso, Geoffrey Onyeama & Others Screened Today

The screening of Nigerian ministerial nominees resumed today at the Senate Chambers after the lawmakers adjourned sitting last Thursday. Six nominees were scheduled to face the lawmakers’ scrutiny – Professor Adewale Folorunso, Bawa Bwari, Geoffrey Onyeama, Zainab Ahmed, Mohammed Dan Ali and Usani Uguru They all appeared before the Senate and were asked to take…

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