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Friday, December 1, 2017

Nigeria’s flourishing ‘miracle cure’ business for HIV/AIDS

Blessing wanted to believe the advert on Facebook that promised "a cure for AIDS". Infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), she felt the...

FG considering permanent solution to plight of Nigerian refugees in Libya,...

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government is considering urgent and permanent solutions to the plight of Nigerians refugees in Libya and other...

President Buhari in Abidjan for EU-AU Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, for the 5th European Union-African Union (EU-AU) Summit slated for Nov. 29 and Nov. 30. The President was...

Troops kill 14 Boko Haram insurgents, rescue 30 civilians in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said it’s troops had killed 14 Boko Haram insurgents in clearance operations in Bama Local Government Area of Borno. Brig.-...

Atiku quits APC

Nigeria's former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, on Friday quit the country's ruling party, in a clear sign he wants to challenge Muhammadu Buhari for the...

Badoo killings: Police arrest 2 in Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command on Tuesday said it had arrested two persons in connection with the killing of three family members in a...

NNPC completes 539km of gas pipeline projects

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has completed, commissioned and delivered 500 kilometers (km) of gas pipelines between 2010 to date. The Group...

At least 30 killed in farmer-herder violence in Nigeria: police

At least 30 people were killed when farmers attacked herdsmen in northeast Nigeria's Adamawa state, police told AFP on Wednesday. State police spokesman Othman Abubakar...

Nigerian and gay: dodging police and the Yahoo Boys

It was a life-changing moment for David when five police officers in Nigeria's biggest city, Lagos, locked him in the back of a van...

US urges action on rights abuse for closer Nigerian ties

The United States on Monday called for Nigeria to probe human rights abuses in the fight against Boko Haram, as it pledged more funds...
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