By Umberto BacchiROME, June 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Making agriculture profitable and “cool” for young people in Africa is key t
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The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has decried Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader, Nnamdi Kanu’s call on Anambra people to shun forthcoming gubernatorial poll in the state.
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Some residents around Iwofe Area of Rumuolumeni Community in Obio-Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State have raised alarm over what they termed reoccurring robbery attacks by armed men.
The residents who are mainly drawn from students living directly opposite Ignatius Ajuru University of Education which is close to a Police divisional headquarters in the area were reacting to the most recent attack that took place last Sunday night which have left some persons hospitalized.
Our correspondent was at the area and reported that he sighted some residents who were inflicted with machete wounds all over their body and some apartment’s windows and doors broken and some women raped by the suspected armed robbers.
Some of the students including those that were injured from the attack spoke to our correspondent. They alleged that they were being attacked on weekly basis and raped without any protection from the security operatives. Continue reading
God’s children great talent show season 7 comes to an end as 19 year old Miss. Esther Benyeogo emerges winner. Just like the Big Brother Nigeria show, the God’s children great talent show is a christian reality TV show sponsored and hosted by the Redeemed Christian church of God, City of David parish. The talent show is a platform focused on discovering, harnessing and celebrating talents of young Christians.
The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, on Sunday said that more than 70 per cent of inmates in Nigerian prisons were awaiting trial. Dambazau disclosed this when he visited Kano central prison along side the state governor to mark this year’s Eid-el Fitr celebration. The minister said the decision to visit the prison wasRead More
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The Controller General of Prisons, Nigerian Prisons Service, Mr. Jafaru Ahmed, has expressed the need for proper funding of prisons across the country in order
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