Nigeria News

Africa will remain grateful to Nigeria – President Yahyah of Gambia

President Yahyah Jammeh of The Gambia has said that Africa will remain grateful to Nigeria for its leadership role in the continent. Jammeh made the statement at Nigeria’s Centenary International Summit on “Human Security, Peace and Development: An Agenda for Africa”. According to him, Nigeria has continued to spend its scarce resources in promoting peace, […]

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Nigeria ‘at war’ with Boko Haram, presidency says

Lagos  – Nigeria’s presidency on Friday said the country was at war with Boko Haram, apparently backing off previous claims that the Islamist rebels were on the run and desperate. President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration has been fiercely criticised over its handling of the conflict, both for its inability to stop massive attacks on defenceless civilians […]

North America

Jada Pinkett Smith Can “Clearly See the Weight I’ve Gained” but Adds, “I Think I Will Keep It

While some celebs are proudly flauting their weight loss, one particular star is celebrating her weight gain (now that’s something you don’t hear much about in Hollywood!). Jada Pinkett Smith posted a photo of her, daughter Willow Smith and hubby Will Smith at the UFC 170 event at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas recently […]

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Africa losing $18billion to insurgents annually, says Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan said on Thursday that Africa is losing an estimated $18 billion per year to wars and insurgencies. The President spoke in the welcome address he delivered at the international summit organized as part of Nigeria’s centenary celebrations with the theme “Human Security, Peace and Development: Agenda for the 21st Century,”. Also for […]

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APC Absolves Self, Rivers Govt. of Complicity in Kidnapping, Murder; Blames Rivers PDP Chairman

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State says it has learnt with shock of the allegation by the factional Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the State, Mr. Felix Obuah, that the Rivers State Government and the APC leadership have a hand in the allege kidnapping of three PDP chieftains and killing […]