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Nigeria: Govt Seeks Italy's Support Against Trafficking

All Africa 23 Sep 2021
The Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Fatima Waziri-Azi, has called for collaboration and mutual support of the Italian government in the fight against human trafficking ....
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Nigeria: BBNaija - Housemates in Shock As Nini Returns

All Africa 23 Sep 2021
The remaining housemates in the Big Brother Naija season 6 Shine Ya Eye edition were all in shock when Nini reappeared in the house after 24 hours ....
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Nigeria: Buhari, Ganduje Mourn As Emir of Gaya Dies At 91

All Africa 23 Sep 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari and Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, have expressed sadness and sympathy over the death of the Emir of Gaya, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdulkadir ....
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Nigeria: We Won't Allow Foreigners Overrun Nigeria - Military

All Africa 23 Sep 2021
The Theatre Commander, Operation Hadin Kai, Maj.-Gen. Christopher Musa, says the Nigerian military will not allow the Islamic States West African Province (ISWAP), a foreign terrorist group, to have a strong footing in Nigeria ....
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Nigeria: $4.05bn Loan - Reps Want Rivers, Others Included As Projects' Beneficiaries

All Africa 23 Sep 2021
The House of Representatives on Wednesday called for the inclusion of Rivers State and others as beneficiaries of projects to be funded by the fresh $4.05bn and other loans sourced by the federal government ....
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Nigeria: Council Laments Shortage of Nurses, Midwives At Lagos Hospitals

All Africa 23 Sep 2021
The chairman of the Lagos branch of the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives, Olurotimi Awojide, has condemned what he called the acute shortage of nurses and midwives at Lagos State-owned hospitals ....
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Nigeria: Police Arrest Kidnappers, Rescue Abducted Minor in Kano

All Africa 22 Sep 2021
The Kano State Police Command says it has rescued a three-year-old boy and arrested two suspects in connection with a kidnap case in a raid they conducted at Ja'en quarters, in Kano metropolis ....
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Nigeria: Use Al-Barnawi's Death to End Insurgency

All Africa 22 Sep 2021
The report last week of the death of leader of Islamic State of West Africa Province ...
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Nigeria: Electoral Bill 2021 - Convergence, Divergence, and Dilemmas

All Africa 22 Sep 2021
As the world eagerly anticipates Africa's biggest election in 2023, policy capture, ...
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Nigeria: Recover C/River From APC, PDP, New Chair Tasked

All Africa 22 Sep 2021
The new chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Cross River State, Barrister Venatius Ikem and his exco have been charged to work hard to recover the state from the All Progressives Congress (APC) ....
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Nigeria: No More Album Till Further Notice - Burna Boy

All Africa 21 Sep 2021
Grammy award winner Damini Ogulu popularly known as Burna Boy has revealed that he would not be releasing any album till further notice ....
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Nigeria: How Boko Haram Crisis Killed 300,000 Children in North-East

All Africa 21 Sep 2021
More than 300,000 children lost their lives in the last 12 years because of the insurgency ravaging the North East region, the latest statistics released by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) revealed ....
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Nigeria: Nigerian Shiite Leader Zakzaky Meets Survivors in 2015 Clash

All Africa 21 Sep 2021
Kaduna -- The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, has met with survivors of the December, 2015 clash between soldiers and members of the movement ....
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Nigeria: Pandemics - UK Expert Advises Nigerian Leaders, Others On Collaborations

All Africa 20 Sep 2021
Multi-sector organisations in Nigeria and other Sub-Saharan African countries have been urged to collaborate in enhancing their capabilities in preparation and response to national pandemics ....
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