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Maku says President Jonathan is laying foundation for a new Nigeria.

By Joseph Mutah. The ​Information Minister, Mr. Labaran Maku has said that President Goodluck Jonathan is laying the foundation for a New Nigeria anchored on...

AUC Chairperson appoints Special Envoy for Women, Peace and Security

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, February 4, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has appointed...
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Women Push for Domestic Violence Protections in Nigeria [VIDEO]

As Nigerians look forward to elections in 2015, many of the country's women are demanding politicians to push for legislation that will protect them against domestic violence, which is on the increase. Women make up the largest voting base. Jacqueline…
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Boko Haram ‘deadline’ not literal, says Nigerian military

Nigeria's military on Tuesday said that a call by the country's top military officer for a swift end to the Boko Haram insurgency had been "taken too literally". Air Marshal Alex Badeh was appointed chief of defence staff last month and on January 20…
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Lake Chad Basin Commission member-countries to step up water carriage

(Chad Basin Commission Reports) The speakers of Lake Chad Basin Commission member - countries which comprises of Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad, Niger, Central Africa Republic...

One-day stakeholders' forum on minerals, iron-steel convened in Abuja

(Mines and Steel Development Reports) The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Musa Mohammed Sada and the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Olusegun...

General Electric boosts non-grid power supply with 350 million US Dollars

(Ministry of Power Update) The Nigerian Government has said that hope is being built up for electricity consumers not linked to the national grid...
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Gunmen kill 30 in central Nigeria attack

Gunmen killed about 30 people in an early morning raid on two villages in central Nigeria, witnesses said on Tuesday, in the latest violence to hit the region. The police in Plateau state, which has been hit by repeated communal violence, confirmed…

Suicide Blast Murders Eight, Injure Twenty Six

Eight people were killed and 26 injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up outside a hotel in a Shiite minority neighbourhood in Pakistan’s...

PDP Will Compensate It’s Loyal Members – Mu`azu

The National Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu, on Tuesday said that the party would compensate loyal members. . He made this known when...