Daily Archive: January 3, 2018

Buhari
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NIGERIAN President Condemns Guma, Logo Killings

  PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday condemned the killings and wanton destruction of property in Guma and Logo Local Government Areas of Benue. Buhari commiserated with the government and people of Benue over the reported...

al Shabaab militants displaying their weapons (ILLUSTRATION)

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AL SHABAAB Militants Kill Five Policemen

  FIVE Kenyan policemen were killed in an attack on their vehicle in the northeast county of Mandera near the border with Somalia, a government official in the area said on Wednesday. Dozens of Kenyan...

Ivory Coast rebel soldiers
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EQUATORIAL Guinea Claims It Stopped A ‘Coup’

  THE West African state of Equatorial Guinea said Wednesday it had thwarted “a coup” against President Teodoro Obiang Nguema, Africa’s longest-serving leader, that had allegedly been mounted by foreign mercenaries recruited by his political...

Ambode (third right) with AMAA delegation when they visited him last year 0

AMAA Calls For 2018 Entries

THE 14th Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), the Premier Africa Film Awards® countdown has started and the Africa Film Academy cordially invites filmmakers to submit their feature, short, animation and documentary works for consideration...

Boko Haram leader, Shekau

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BOKO HARAM: Suicide Blast Kills 14 In Fresh Attack

  FOURTEEN worshippers were killed Wednesday when a suicide bomber attacked a mosque on Nigeria’s border with Cameroon, civilian vigilantes told AFP. The suspected Boko Haram jihadist blew himself up amid worshippers inside the mosque...