Articles containing the tag ‘Nigeria
By Brian Harry On Saturday, July 4th, 2015

Boko Haram Kills Hundreds and Beheads Members

Boko Haram is at it again. This time killing nearly 200 people in 48 hours of violence in north eastern Nigeria on Friday and beheading 11 of its own members as told by witnesses. The attacks were staged out fr... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, April 27th, 2015

Xenophobia: Nigeria Starts Taking Action

The South African government has condemned and described as “an unfortunate and regrettable step”, the move taken by the Nigerian government to recall their two top envoys to South Africa as a react... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Crown Gospel Music Awards 2014 Winners

The highly anticipated 7th SABC Crown Gospel Music Awards have come and gone. The awards took place on  Sunday at the Durban International Convention Center. Below is a list of winners: Best Gospel Maskandi: M... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

11 Die In Church Stampede in Zimbabwe

About eleven people are reported to have died in a stampede in Zimbabwe after a church service by Prophet Magaya in a stadium as they fought to exit. Several others were injured in the same stampede which is re... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Stolen Cellphones Going to Nigeria?

Armed robberies are becoming more widespread and daring in the South African environment as we move closer to the festive season. More and more malls are being targeted, with the targets now varying from high t... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Mystery Surrounds T. B. Joshua Church Collapse

A lot of mystery surrounds the collapse of the Synagogue Church of all Nations which belongs to popular and charismatic leader and televangelist, TB Joshua last week. The church building collapsed on Friday and... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, August 17th, 2014

Ebola Epidemic Underestimated: WHO

The World Health Organisation has said that the Ebola crisis is vastly underestimated as the death toll from the virus soars to beyond one thousand. According to the World Health Organisation, its workers that ... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Monday, August 4th, 2014

Nigerian Doctor Contracts Ebola

Nigerian Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu, confirmed on Monday that the country is experiencing their second case of the deadly virus, as a doctor who treated a Liberian national who died from the disease h... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Friday, August 1st, 2014

Ebola: Concern At Commonwealth Games; Two Quarantined In Nigeria

  The outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa is causing shockwaves globally as fears mount and the nations battle to contain it. With Liberia and Sierra Leone issuing warnings at a national level, call... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

Nigeria – Suspected Boko Haram Members Detained

Nigeria’s military has announced today that it has detained more than 460 people travelling from the country’s North to South, allegedly due to suspicion that the travelers were Boko Haram affiliate... Read more »