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By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 10th, 2014
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A former Nigeria international, Tijani Babangida, on Thursday urged the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) and well meaning individuals to support Stephen Keshi and the Super Eagles ahead of the World Cup. Babangida told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that by so doing, the team would be sp...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 1st, 2014
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Stephen Keshi has said that he is not interested in inviting 35 players for Nigeria’s World Cup preparations, as it will be unproductive. The former national team skipper made it clear that he would only call up a few players who will make the country proud, especially since the competition is less t...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Feb 3rd, 2014
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by Princewell Ojong Odidi Thousands of Nigerian youths write jamb yearly with the hope of gaining admission into Nigerian Universities and be referred to as university graduates, while thousands graduate from the Universities yearly with the hope of joining the work force only to discover there’...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Feb 3rd, 2014
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Video: Prof. Alemayehu G. Mariam speaks on US House Appropriation Bill )...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Feb 1st, 2014
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by Ogbuefi Blogs The Reuters report below may be of interest to Goodluck Ebelemi Jonathan. I find it interesting that the present government happens to be the only government in living memory that have not recorded any high profile jailing for corruption – not even of his political opponents! I...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Aug 6th, 2013
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Across East and West Africa, Iranian and Lebanese nationals have been arrested in connection with Hezbollah-related terrorist activities. What is Hezbollah and Iran – building in Africa, and why? Cache of weapons discovered at home of suspected Hezbollah operatives in Kona, Nigeria. Photo by AF...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jul 2nd, 2013
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(Reuters) – An Iranian ship laden with arms seized by Yemeni authorities in January may also have been bound for Somalia, according to a confidential U.N. report seen by Reuters on Monday. Yemeni forces intercepted the ship, the Jihan 1, off Yemen’s coast on Jan. 23. U.S. and Yemeni offic...
By IndepthAfrica
In Middle East
May 14th, 2013
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Joseph Puder In her Washington Post column on May 5, 2013, Jennifer Rubin blasted the Obama administration, opining that “As for the Middle East, when a U.S. president is this passive and unwilling to act in accord with its words, the West and the Sunni states can take comfort in knowing that Israel ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Benin
Apr 13th, 2013
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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is slated to start a tri-nation tour of Africa on Sunday. During the African tour, which will be his last as Iran’s President, Ahmadinejad will visit Benin, Ghana and Niger. According to his itinerary, President Ahmadinejad plans to visit Niger on the first...
By IndepthAfrica
In Middle East
Mar 20th, 2013
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With all American troops left Iraq since December 2011, America has squandered an extraordinary military victory that was won in the spring of 2003 when U.S. forces overthrew the regime of former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein. Ten years after the invasion, and regardless of the legitimacy of the mil...