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By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jul 11th, 2014
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HOUSTON — A young girl named Jada never thought twice about accepting what seemed like a harmless impromptu invite to the home of a friend of a friend last month. “Just kids hanging out,” said Jada. “I just got swooped into it.” But what happened inside the home became a nightmare for the 16-ye...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Mar 11th, 2013
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Pastor Olakunle Onaleye now founder Conquest Church Worldwide This is not the best of times for the Living Faith Church (Winners chapel in New York as US authority is beaming searchlights on the church’s activities over alleged bank forgery and identity theft. The investigation is sequel to a petitio...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Mar 7th, 2013
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Nigeria will face Mexico in a high-profile friendly in the United States on 31 May as part of their preparations for the Confederations Cup. The match will be held at the at the Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas. “We are pleased that the reigning African champions will have such a high-quality ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Feb 19th, 2013
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Uganda has granted asylum to the 15 players from the Eritrea football team and the team doctor who absconded in the country in December during the 2012 Cecafa Tusker Senior Challenge Cup. Apollo David Kazungu, the Commissioner for Refugees in the Office of the Prime Minister in Uganda, said on Monday...
By IndepthAfrica
In Fashion
Mar 26th, 2012
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Founding Fathers Incorporated, organizers of the annual Nigerian Fashion and Beauty Awards in the United States, have announced Friday, April 17, 2012 as the date for the 2012 edition of the annual awards. As usual, this year’s awards will honour stake holders in the fashion and beauty industry as we...
By IndepthAfrica
In World Entertainment
Feb 11th, 2012
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Whitney Houston, who ruled as pop music’s queen until her majestic voice and regal image were ravaged by drug use, erratic behaviour and a tumultuous marriage to singer Bobby Brown, has died. She was 48. Houston’s publicist, Kristen Foster, said Saturday that the singer had died, but the ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Odd News
Feb 10th, 2012
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A 32-year-old model who held the record for the world’s largest implants has walked away from a car crash after her breasts acted as an airbag. Sheyla Hershey, who has 38KKK breasts, was driving home near Houston, Texas, after a Super Bowl party on Sunday when she crashed into a tree. The mothe...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Feb 9th, 2012
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By Emmy Ejekam – It has been a puzzle to me as I watch the rate families are disintegrating among Nigerians living here in Houston lately. And I can wager that what is happening in Houston, Texas (where I live) is typical of the rest of America. As I attribute this unfortunate trend to the [......
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Feb 9th, 2012
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By Chris Oduok “ …for failures by Amakpe Refineries, reflects reasonableness and carries along the overwhelming majority of Eket folks in the Diaspora. If it does, that will be so unfortunate and blatantly insulting. I think enough is enough !…. I call on well meaning Eket folks in the Diaspora...
By benim
In Article
May 28th, 2011
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A stone-faced Jessica Tata headed back to county jail on Friday after a judge dashed her hopes of reducing the $1.1 million bail on charges stemming from the February day care center fire that killed four young children.   Judge Marc Brown of the 180th state district court issued his decision ju...