MUSLIM extremists have killed at least 29 students at a school dormitory in a pre-dawn attack in Nigeria. Soldiers guarding a checkpoint near the government school were mysteriously withdrawn hours ...
[Vanguard]Kaduna -IN an apparent reference to the main opposition party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday described the party as a container of toxic substances that was disaster bound, saying it posed no challenge to the ... FULL ARTICLE AT AllAfrica.com
In Nigeria, Central Bank governor Lamido Sanusi was suspended after he accused the state oil company, Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC), of failing to account for $20bn in oil revenues. FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
New York, Mar 12 : The United Nations refugee agency said on Tuesday it is increasingly alarmed at the humanitarian impact of continuing violence in north-eastern Nigeria and stressed the importance of protecting civilians. FULL ARTICLE AT New Kerala
Source: European Commission Humanitarian Aid department Country: Nigeria According to medical professionals, healthcare services have collapsed in the northern part of Nigeria’s Borno State as doctors, nurses and pharmacists flee from brutal violence unleashed by Islamist Boko Haram militants ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
Nigeria, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic comprising thirty-six states and one Federal Capital Territory. The country is located in West Africa and shares land borders with the Republic of Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast lies on the Gulf of Guinea, a part of the Atlantic Ocean, in the south. The... Full
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