Nigerian

By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 3rd, 2014
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A.S.M Jimoh anehi2008@gmail.com Nigerians and Nigeria are two wonderful objects that defy nature. While Nigeria represents all that make a country to be successful, yet it remains a failed state. People who are less harsh say failing state. Nigerians on the other hands represents a people who are sup...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 11th, 2014
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By Alfred Ilenre Press Statement: Being Text of a World Press Statement Issued By June 12 Coalition of Democratic Formation in Commemoration of the 21st Anniversary of the June 12 1993 Presidential Elections on June 12 2014 Dear Compatriots, today 12th of June 2014 marks the 21st anniversary of June ...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 29th, 2014
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By Pambazuka News By Kola Ibrahim The kidnapping of about 270 schoolgirls in Chibok town five weeks ago has drawn widespread global opprobrium. Instinctively, Nigerians and people globally, pricked by human feeling, have seen the latest barbaric onslaught on poor Nigerians by the murderous Boko Haram...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 13th, 2014
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by Ogbuefi Blogs Islamist militants Boko Haram have released a video apparently showing about 130 girls kidnapped from a school in northern Nigeria on 14 April. Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau said the children would be held until all imprisoned militants had been freed. Interior Minister Abba Moro...
By IAfrica
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May 8th, 2014
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Former Head of State and chieftain of the All Progressive Congress APC, today released a statement on the missing Chibok girls. In the statement, he said Boko Haram men are mindless bigots who are not followers of God. See his statement below… Over the past few weeks, the abduction of the school girl...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 25th, 2014
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Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani, theguardian.com Boko Haram’s attempts to tear the country apart have succeeded in showing just how much Nigerians can care about one another. The mood in Nigeria at present reminds me of one of those adventure-horror films where an unseen fiend is let loose upon a commun...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 14th, 2014
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Abdullahi M. Seidu   Nigerians have waited so long for this moment. Now it is a reality. Light has dawned on the agitation for the convocation of a national conference to address the various issues affecting the Nigerian polity. The voices of the people are now being heard as their representativ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 10th, 2014
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By Morten Jerven So it’s official. The long overdue and widely anticipated GDP revision in Nigeria has arrived. And it was certainly worth the wait. It is bigger and better than anyone expected. One of the most anticipated questions was whether the new number would rank Nigeria above South Africa. It...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 5th, 2014
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By Adeola Aderounmu One day in early March 2014 a Nigerian man killed a police officer in South Africa. The tragic incident took place at La Rochelle in Johannesburg. The Nigerian was caught with illegal drugs and he resisted arrest. He killed the police officer that was to arrest him and fled. The S...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 3rd, 2014
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by Anayo Unachukwu On 7 January 2014 Nigeria, a country with a chequered past and an uncertain future passed the Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act into law. The Act provides penalties of up to 14 years in jail for a gay marriage and up to 10 years’ imprisonment for membership or encouragement o...