Buhari Meets 12-Year-Old Who Donated to His Campaign

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja received three young admirers in the State House, who have demonstrated high interest in his administration, and prayed for his recovery during ill-health.

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja received three young admirers in the State House, who have demonstrated high interest in his administration, and prayed for his recovery during ill-health.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Mugabe Dies Today’ Pastor Makes U-Turn

[CAJ News] Harare -The pastor who prophesied President Robert Mugabe would die on Tuesday (October 17) has sparked a frenzy in Zimbabwe ahead of the day the “prophesy” would be fulfilled.

[CAJ News] Harare -The pastor who prophesied President Robert Mugabe would die on Tuesday (October 17) has sparked a frenzy in Zimbabwe ahead of the day the "prophesy" would be fulfilled.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Girls Kidnapped By Boko Haram Share Their Stories At UN

[HRW] Only the slight buzz of translation through diplomats’ headphones could be heard as Joy Bishara, now 21, described the night in April 2014 when armed men from Boko Haram burned her school in Chibok, Nigeria, forcing Joy and her classmates into tr…

[HRW] Only the slight buzz of translation through diplomats' headphones could be heard as Joy Bishara, now 21, described the night in April 2014 when armed men from Boko Haram burned her school in Chibok, Nigeria, forcing Joy and her classmates into trucks so tall they had to climb on a car to scramble inside.

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Agbakoba Takes Buhari to Court Over Role As Oil Minister

[Premium Times] A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Olisa Agbakoba, has asked an Abuja Division of the Federal High Court to determine the constitutionality of President Muhammadu Buhari serving as petroleum minister and president at the same time.

[Premium Times] A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Olisa Agbakoba, has asked an Abuja Division of the Federal High Court to determine the constitutionality of President Muhammadu Buhari serving as petroleum minister and president at the same time.

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Why Nigeria’s New Luxury Tax Policy Is Yet to Take Off – Minister

[Premium Times] The federal government said on Sunday that its plan to introduce luxury tax in the country has been delayed because of some legal protocols required to be met before the take-off of the policy.

[Premium Times] The federal government said on Sunday that its plan to introduce luxury tax in the country has been delayed because of some legal protocols required to be met before the take-off of the policy.

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Catholic Priest Escapes After Kidnappers ‘Drank His Wine and Slept Off’

[Premium Times] The police in Ebonyi State have confirmed the rescue of a Catholic priest, Timothy Nwanja, abducted by gunmen in Okpokueze Nkomoro community, Imoho Development Centre, Ezza North Local Government Area of the State.

[Premium Times] The police in Ebonyi State have confirmed the rescue of a Catholic priest, Timothy Nwanja, abducted by gunmen in Okpokueze Nkomoro community, Imoho Development Centre, Ezza North Local Government Area of the State.

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Malabu Scandal – Italian Prosecutors File Charges Against Shell Executives

[Premium Times] Top officials at Royal Dutch Shell have been charged in Italy for their alleged roles in the $1.3 billion Malabu Oil scandal, Italian prosecutors said Friday.

[Premium Times] Top officials at Royal Dutch Shell have been charged in Italy for their alleged roles in the $1.3 billion Malabu Oil scandal, Italian prosecutors said Friday.

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27 Victims Buried in Latest Plateau Violence – Buhari Speaks

[Premium Times] At least 27 out of 29 persons reportedly killed in early morning attacks at Nkyie-Doghwro community of Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State have been given a mass burial.

[Premium Times] At least 27 out of 29 persons reportedly killed in early morning attacks at Nkyie-Doghwro community of Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State have been given a mass burial.

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High School Pupil Arrested for Allegedly Raping Fellow Student

[News24Wire] A Grade 10 pupil from a Benoni school was arrested and later released into his parents’ care after he allegedly raped a Grade eight pupil, the Gauteng Department of Education said on Monday.

[News24Wire] A Grade 10 pupil from a Benoni school was arrested and later released into his parents' care after he allegedly raped a Grade eight pupil, the Gauteng Department of Education said on Monday.

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