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Boko Haram threatens to kill abducted schoolgirls if parents continue their search

 

Thursday, 24 April 2014 11:34

Boko Haram threatens to kill abducted schoolgirls if parents continue their search

BOKO Haram has threatened kill the 200 schoolgirls it abducted from Government Girls Secondary School in Chibok in Borno State unless their parents stop the ongoing search for them in Sambisa Forest.

   

MoneyGram and Western Union deny exploiting Africa though high remittance fees

 

Thursday, 24 April 2014 11:00

MoneyGram and Western Union deny exploiting Africa though high remittance fees

INTERNATIONAL money transfer companies Western Union and MoneyGram have dismissed a recent report by international development think-tank the Overseas Development Institute (Odi) that they exploit African diasporans by charging them heavily for remittances.

   

Chelsea offer Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo new improved three-year deal

 

Thursday, 24 April 2014 09:45

Chelsea offer Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo new improved three-year deal

ENGLISH Premiership side Chelsea have offered Super Eagles centreback Kenneth Omeruo a new three-year contract that will keep him at Stamford Bridge until 2017 in a bid to keep him after an anticipated good World Cup showing.

   

Rotherhithe's Bacon Community Centre woos Nigerian guests to its hall

 

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 11:46

Rotherhithe's Bacon Community Centre woos Nigerian guests to its hall

SOUTHEAST London's Bacon Community Centre is hoping to attract more Nigerian events to its recently-refurbished 300-capacity hall in Rotherhithe by opening its doors to church functions and weddings.

   

Anambra police sergeant investigated for impregnating pastor's 13-year old daughter

 

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 07:54

Anambra police sergeant investigated for impregnating pastor's 13-year old daughter

POLICE in Anambra State have begun investigating a sergeant in their service who is alleged to have raped and impregnated the 13- year-old daughter of a popular pastor from Nkpor in the Idemili Local Government Area of the state.

   

Dbanj visits victims of FCT bomb attack at Asokoro District Hospital in Abuja

 

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 07:02

Dbanj visits victims of FCT bomb attack at Asokoro District Hospital in Abuja

AFROBEAT musician Dbanj has visited the victims of the recent Nyanya bomb attack in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) at the Asokoro District Hospital and used the opportunity to urge Nigerian youths to shun violence.

   

Nigerian Londoners use Easter break to step up their fight against sickle cell anaemia

 

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 14:59

Nigerian Londoners use Easter break to step up their fight against sickle cell anaemia

HUNDREDS of London-based Nigerians used the Easter break to get together and intensify their campaign against sickle cell anaemia at an event in Thamesmead where calls for members of the community to donate blood were made.

   

Manchester United sack David Moyes and place Ryan Giggs in temporary charge

 

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 11:44

Manchester United sack David Moyes and place Ryan Giggs in temporary charge

MANCHESTER United has sacked it manager David Moyes just 10 months into the job after a string of poor results and placed veteran winger Ryan Giggs in charge of the team until the end of the season.

   

World Bank approves £250m loan to help provide portable water in three Nigerian states

 

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 09:47

World Bank approves £250m loan to help provide portable water in three Nigerian states

WORLD Bank leaders have approved a credit facility of $250m from the International Development Association to be used to provide clean and portable water across Nigeria under its developing nations infrastructural programme.

   

Middle Belt threatens to leave northern umbrella group ACF over herdsmen attacks

 

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 09:03

Middle Belt threatens to leave northern umbrella group ACF over herdsmen attacks

NORTHERN minority ethnic groups who make up Nigeria's Middle Belt have threatened to withdraw from the northern umbrella group the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) in protest at the continued killing of their people by Fulani herdsmen.

   

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