Ongoing Boko Haram Attack in Madagali, Adamawa

[Premium Times] Suspected members of the Boko Haram on Monday night attacked Bakin Dutse village as they advanced to Gulak administrative headquarters of Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State.

[Premium Times] Suspected members of the Boko Haram on Monday night attacked Bakin Dutse village as they advanced to Gulak administrative headquarters of Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Constitutional Court Set to Hear ‘Dagga Couple’ Case

[News24Wire] An application calling for the legalisation of the use, cultivation and distribution of marijuana is expected to be heard in the Constitutional Court on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] An application calling for the legalisation of the use, cultivation and distribution of marijuana is expected to be heard in the Constitutional Court on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Again, 149 Stranded Nigerians Return From Libya As Edo Sets Up Taskforce

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Another batch of 149 stranded Nigerians Monrday arrived from Libya with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), bringing the total number of stranded Nigerians brought back to the country to 975 in the…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Another batch of 149 stranded Nigerians Monrday arrived from Libya with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), bringing the total number of stranded Nigerians brought back to the country to 975 in the last five weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Govt, States Fail to Access U.S.$250 Million World Bank Grant – Official

[Premium Times] The World Bank said that Nigeria had so far accessed less than $50 million out of the $300 million earmarked by the Bank for youth empowerment and other social works in the country.

[Premium Times] The World Bank said that Nigeria had so far accessed less than $50 million out of the $300 million earmarked by the Bank for youth empowerment and other social works in the country.

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26 Nigerian Women Die At Mediterranean Sea

[Vanguard] The bodies 26 women were unloaded in a procession of black bags on to the dock of Salerno. The deceased women, believed to be Nigerian in origin, were recovered by the Spanish ship Cantabria as part of operation Sophia, an EU anti-traffickin…

[Vanguard] The bodies 26 women were unloaded in a procession of black bags on to the dock of Salerno. The deceased women, believed to be Nigerian in origin, were recovered by the Spanish ship Cantabria as part of operation Sophia, an EU anti-trafficking force.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Probe SA Celebs Flaunting Cash in Social Media Video Clip

[News24Wire] Two well-known South African actresses could find themselves in hot water after they were depicted in a video, doing the rounds on social media, pretending to eat a wad of R50 notes on a plate in a restaurant.

[News24Wire] Two well-known South African actresses could find themselves in hot water after they were depicted in a video, doing the rounds on social media, pretending to eat a wad of R50 notes on a plate in a restaurant.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buhari’s Govt Doesn’t Believe in ‘Cheap Propaganda’ – Spokesperson

[Premium Times] The spokesperson to President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, says the United Nation’s prediction that 2019 elections in Nigeria will be credible and violent free is yet another indication of the world’s confidence in the country’s curre…

[Premium Times] The spokesperson to President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, says the United Nation's prediction that 2019 elections in Nigeria will be credible and violent free is yet another indication of the world's confidence in the country's current administration.

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Incredible Things Jonathan Did in Office – VP

[Daily Trust] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday uncovered what he called incredible things, which he said, happened in Nigeria a few weeks before the 2015 general elections.

[Daily Trust] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday uncovered what he called incredible things, which he said, happened in Nigeria a few weeks before the 2015 general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria