Articles containing the tag ‘Nigeria
    By R 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 »
    By R On Friday, May 30th, 2014

    Boko Haram Powerful; Nigerian Government Claims to Know Whereabouts of Girls

    Boko Haram added another 40 lives to their list of casualties today after attacking a village in the Nigerian state of Borno. The group raided the village, setting most of the homes alight and killing at least ... Read more »
    By R On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

    Boko Haram Claims More Lives In Northeastern Nigeria

    Islamist extremist group, Boko Haram, claimed another thirty lives today when they attacked two villages in the Northeast of Nigeria. The attacks took place near the town of Chibok, where the organisation kidna... Read more »
    By Fredrick Nwabufo On Monday, February 3rd, 2014

    In the hands of the Nigeria police

    It was a sweepingly wet evening at Adebayo road in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State. The rain had pulled dark clouds down in torrents of piercing water. It was customary of the rain to be violent at this time of year. It... Read more »
    By Fredrick Nwabufo On Friday, October 11th, 2013

    Nigerian Workers And Work Ethics

    A studied view of some Nigerian workers brings to the pellucid surface flotsam and jetsam of brazen and utter disregard for work ethics and professionalism. Pragmatic and religious observance of even common nua... Read more »
    By PAW On Monday, September 30th, 2013

    Africa on Terror Alert After Militants Shoot Sleeping Students in Nigeria

    The world is still coming to terms with the violent attack on sleeping students at the College of Agriculture in the Yobe state of Nigeria. A group of militants stormed the college on Sunday morning and all hel... Read more »
    By Rethabile Matlala On Thursday, June 6th, 2013

    SA Talents gets to star at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards

    The nominees for the 2013 Nigerian Entertainment Awards are out and our very own South African stars made it. This entertaining event will be held in New York on September 1. They are taking it back to New York... Read more »
    By Khanyisa Bubu On Monday, February 11th, 2013

    Afcon final 2013: Nigeria 1 – 0 Burkina Faso

    It was very clear from the time the semifinals were concluded that the AFCON CUP itself would be going to West Africa. As the remaining games were Ghana vs Burkina Faso and Nigeria vs Mali, for many people or s... Read more »
    By Bongeka On Thursday, February 7th, 2013

    Nigeria tipped for glory

    Many people on social networks are convinced Nigeria will beat Burkina Faso on Sunday to become Afcon 2013 champions. This follows after the Super Eagles ruthlessly beat Mali 4-1 in their semi-final match at th... Read more »
    By The Editor On Thursday, July 12th, 2012

    Petrol truck blaze kills at least 100 people in Nigeria

    At least 100 people were killed in Nigeria when a truck carrying fuel tipped over and caught fire. According to reports, the crash occurred after the truck swerved to avoid a collision with oncoming vehicles. M... Read more »