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Nigeria: Divorce-Seeking Woman Says Husband Is A Cultist

Nigeria: Divorce-Seeking Woman Says Husband Is A Cultist

  A 56-year-old businesswoman, Grace Okonwa, has urged an Agege Customary Court in Lagos State, Southwest Nigeria  to dissolve her 33-year-old marriage. Grace, who resides at Command, Ipaja area of Lagos, told the court on Friday that there was no more love between her and the husband, Macaulay Okonwa, describing him as a cultist. The […]

Nigeria: Experts Task Security Operatives On Fresh Killings

  Security experts in Lagos on Monday condemned the killings in Plateau State, while urging security operatives to be proactive in preventing reprisals. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that scores were feared dead at the weekend in several villages in Barkin Ladi, Mangu and Riyom Local Government Areas of Plateau State in an […]

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Nigeria: Police Officer killed, As Islamic Sect And Police Clash In Kaduna

  By Iliya Kure Police in Nigeria have confirmed the killing of one of its officers in Kaduna, following a clash with members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), aka, Shiites. Police spokesman in Kaduna, ASP Aliyu Mukhtar who confirmed this, said the deceased was stabbed several times and stoned to death, around the […]

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Nigeria: Police Officer killed, As Islamic Sect And Police Clash In Kaduna

  By Iliya Kure Police in Nigeria have confirmed the killing of one of its officers in Kaduna, following a clash with members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), aka, Shiites. Police spokesman in Kaduna, ASP Aliyu Mukhtar who confirmed this, said the deceased was stabbed several times and stoned to death, around the […]

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Nigeria Arraigns Islamic Sect Leader El-Zakzaky In Kaduna, Bars Journalists Access To Court

The leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) also known as Shiites; Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky was on Tuesday arraigned before a Kaduna High Court, Northwest of the country amidst tight security. Journalists and some members of the Movement who trooped to the court premises were barred from entering as the roads leading to the court […]

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United Nations: ‘Nigeria Gravely Concerned Over Israel-Palestine Conflict’ – Envoy

Nigeria is gravely concerned over the alarming situation between Israel and Palestine, and in many parts of the Middle East. Nigeria’s Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, Samson Itegboje, stated this while delivering Nigeria’s statement at the United Nations, UN, Security Council Open Debate on the Middle East including the Palestinian Question. Itegboje […]

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Nigerian Court Nullifies Suspension Of 2 PDP Members By Kaduna Legislature

  By Juliana Katung A Kaduna High Court has ruled that the suspension of two PDP  members of the State House of Assembly, Northwest Nigeria is illegal, null and void. The lawmakers, Bityong Nkom of Kaura constituency and Danladi Kwasu of Zango Kataf constituency had filed a suit challenging their suspension  about five months ago […]

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Nigeria : Ahmadu Bello Foundation Seeks Involvement of Traditional Rulers To End Killings

By Juliana Katung : Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation has stressed the need for the involvement of traditional rulers as an alternative method of ending the recurring killings and destructions in the North. Managing Director of the Foundation,  Shettima Ali said in an interview with news men on Wednesday in Kaduna, Northwest of the country that […]

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