Tuesday, 15 July 2014 10:15
NIGERIAN females pastors will now be able to become bishops in the UK after the Church of England's General Synod voted in favour of their ordination overturning centuries of tradition against the practise.
Tuesday, 15 July 2014 09:27
KENYAN author Okwiri Oduor has won the 15th Caine Prize for African Writing with her short story My Father's Head that was included in the collection Feast, Famine and Potluck published last year.
Tuesday, 15 July 2014 09:24
Former British Prime Minister and the UN’s special envoy for education Gordon Brown secured an emergency debate on Nigeria (Chibok Girls) in the House of Commons on July 2 – the date that marked the 80th day of their being held captive by Boko Haram.
Tuesday, 15 July 2014 08:43
Nigeria’s High Commissioner to the UK Dr Dalhatu Sarki Tafida, OFR, CFR, expressed his delight and pride in the diaspora for delivering a magnificent centenary celebration to highlight the many great achievements of Nigerians in the UK.
Tuesday, 15 July 2014 07:05
PAKISTANI schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai has managed to extract another promise from President Goodluck Jonathan that he will do more to free the over 200 Nigerian schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram on April 14 and will also meet their families.
Monday, 14 July 2014 14:36
MILITARY commanders fear that as many as 162 soldiers deserted the Nigerian Army last week as morale sinks to an all-time low due to the ongoing success terrorist sect Boko Haram is enjoying in its war with the army.
Monday, 14 July 2014 13:19
POPE Francis has revealed fresh data indicating that as many as one in every 50 members of the Catholic clergy may have committed paedophilic offences involved child abuse in one form or another.
Monday, 14 July 2014 11:45
NIGERIAN-born Michael Adebowale sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of British soldier Lee Rigby in May last year has been moved to a high-security psychiatric hospital after claiming he is hearing voices.
Monday, 14 July 2014 11:23
DELEGATES at the ongoing National Conference have come up with new proposals on the necessary academic proposals for political office holders involving suggestions that they have a minimum of a first degree.
Monday, 14 July 2014 09:53
HEALTH campaigners in Anambra State are stepping up the pressure on new governor Willie Obiano to lift the ban on condom usage which was imposed by the previous administration of governor Peter Obi.
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