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  • newGuinea: Security Forces Failed to Stem Election Violence
    (Nairobi) – Guinea’s security forces failed to protect people from election-related and intercommunal violence and committed human rights abuses in Nzérékoré, southeastern Guinea, during legislative elections and a constitutional referendum in…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Sep 20, 6:00pm -
  • newAustralia: Harsh Police Response During Covid-19
    Click to expand Image Police Public Order Response Teams respond to a small group of protesters who appeared at a shopping center and quickly dispersed before any…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Sep 20, 5:26pm -
  • newCuba’s Government Throws Its Repressive Playbook at a Journalist
    Click to expand Image Journalist Camila Acosta wears a facemask saying “no to Decree 370,” a 2019 law curtailing free speech in Cuba, on August 1, 2020.…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Sep 20, 1:29pm -
  • newQatar: Significant Labor and Kafala Reforms
    Click to expand Image Workers in Katara cultural heritage village in Doha, Qatar.  © 2018 Ramil Sitdikov / Sputnik via AP…
    - 12 hours ago, 24 Sep 20, 8:00am -
  • Myanmar: Stop Prosecuting Peaceful Protesters
    Click to expand Image Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, left, and President Win Myint, wearing face masks to protect against the new coronavirus, leave after a Cen…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Sep 20, 6:57pm -
  • Cameroon: Soldiers Get 10 Years for Murder of Civilians
    Click to expand Image A screenshot of the video showing soldiers taking a woman and a child to the place where they would be later killed in Zelevet, Far North re…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Sep 20, 1:30pm -
  • Turkmenistan: Denial, Inaction Worsen Food Crisis
    Click to expand Image A woman sells herbs in Ashgabat. © 2018 TIHR (New York) – Government inaction in response to th…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Sep 20, 9:00am -
  • Syria’s 100 Dollar Barrier to Return
    Click to expand Image Members of the Lebanese General Security Directorate oversee Syrian refugees boarding a bus to take them home to Syria, in the northern Beir…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Sep 20, 4:00am -
  • UK Seeks to Stop Justice for War Crimes
    Click to expand Image British troops conduct a dawn foot patrol in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, May 10, 2013. © 2013 Ben Birchall/Press Ass…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Sep 20, 2:00am -
  • Lebanon Risks Another Trash Crisis
    Click to expand Image A beach where a heavy winds and strong waves washed ashore piles of garbage in Keserwan, north of Beirut, Lebanon, on 23 January 2018. …
    - 2 days ago, 23 Sep 20, 1:00am -

Huffington Post: Nigeria

IRIN: Nigeria

  • Reporter’s Diary: Boko Haram and the battle of ideas
    In the decade-long war between the Nigerian government and the jihadist group Boko Haram, few places have suffered more than Baga, a fishing town on the shores of lake Chad in the remote northeast of the country.Repeatedly fought over, much of Baga…
    - 6 Aug 19, 11:08am -
  • A decade of Boko Haram violence, and no end in sight

    A decade of Boko Haram violence, and no end in sight

    A neem tree marks the spot. It grows in the rubble of what was once a complex of buildings, across the road from the Maiduguri railway station, in northeastern Nigeria, flattened a decade ago by the Nigerian army.This was the home of Muhammed Yusuf,…
    - 25 Jul 19, 11:38am -
  • Mental health - the lasting scars of crisis

    Mental health - the lasting scars of crisis

    Mental scars from conflict and crises may linger for years, holding back the recovery of individuals and whole communities.The World Health Organisation estimates that about one in five of those who lived in conflict-affected areas developed depress…
    - 12 Jul 19, 10:05am -
  • Building a market and a future after Boko Haram

    Building a market and a future after Boko Haram

    In the sweltering midday heat of the IDP Farmers’ Beans Market, Ladi Mattias haggled with a customer before finally agreeing, satisfied, to sell him a 100 kilogram sack of beans for 12,000 naira ($33). The wad of money Matthias made would have…
    - 3 Apr 19, 7:37pm -
  • Reporter’s Diary: Still on the trail of Boko Haram

    Reporter’s Diary: Still on the trail of Boko Haram

    The city of Kano stands surrounded by 700-year-old mud-baked walls, constructed to deter foreign attackers. Yet the walls, completed in the 14th century to protect the people living in one of West Africa’s oldest commercial hubs – now Nigeria’s…
    - 26 Feb 19, 7:44am -
  • Briefing: Nigerians seek safety in Cameroon as Boko Haram crisis escalates

    Briefing: Nigerians seek safety in Cameroon as Boko Haram crisis escalates

    A wave of increasingly sophisticated militant attacks in northeastern Nigeria has forced almost 60,000 people to flee since November, the largest number for more than two years, raising fears from the UN and aid groups of a renewed Boko Haram crisis.…
    - 7 Feb 19, 9:55am -
  • Where there’s political will, there’s a way to protect civilians
    2018 was a disastrous year for civilians caught in conflict. In most conflict zones around the world, the majority of those killed were civilians. Those who survived suffered myriad physical, emotional, and economic hardships. In the Middle Eas…
    - 14 Jan 19, 9:32am -
  • Roundtable: Countering militancy in the Sahel
    The YouTube images are ubiquitous: angry young men brandishing guns, promising violence in the name of religion. What is so often unseen, obscured in the rush to condemn, is an understanding of what drives these (mainly) men to join militant movement…
    - 29 Nov 18, 12:36pm -
  • Event | Register to attend IRIN's first webinar roundtable on 8 Nov
    About Us Conflict Event | Register to attend IRIN's first webinar roundtable on 8 Nov IRIN GENEVA Africa West Africa Nigeria Niger Mali Chad
    - 4 Nov 18, 7:00pm -
  • Aid under attack
    Few aid agencies operate in Nigeria’s volatile Borno State, where a faction of extremist group Boko Haram executed Hauwa Liman, 24, this week. A midwife with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), her killing underscores the dangers f…
    - 19 Oct 18, 6:10am -

Ng Newspapers

  • The 2014 JAMB Direct Entry Form Now On Sale

    The 2014 JAMB Direct Entry Form Now On Sale

    The 2014 JAMB Direct Entry Form Now On Sale2014 JAMB Direct Entry Form Now On Sale The commencement of the sale of the 2014 Jamb Direct Entry Form by the Joint Admission Matriculation Board has now been approved. Students who wish to purchase the 20…
    - 17 Feb 14, 12:13pm -
  • Approved Kogi State Polytechnic School Fees For 2013/2014 Session

    Approved Kogi State Polytechnic School Fees For 2013/2014 Session

    Approved Kogi State Polytechnic School Fees For 2013/2014 SessionApproved Kogi State Polytechnic School Fees For 2013/2014 Session The authorities of the Kogi State Polytechnic has made available the Kogi State Polytechnic School Fees for the 2013/2…
    - 14 Feb 14, 12:44pm -
  • Lewandowski Transfer News-Players To Replace Lewandowski At Dortmund

    Lewandowski Transfer News-Players To Replace Lewandowski At Dortmund

    Lewandowski Transfer News-Players To Replace Lewandowski At DortmundLewandowski Transfer News-Players To Replace Lewandowski At Dortmund The Borussia Dortmund prolific Striker will join current European Champions and here are other strikers who coul…
    - 4 Feb 14, 12:31pm -
  • Top 10 January Transfer Window 2014 Signings

    Top 10 January Transfer Window 2014 Signings

    Top 10 January Transfer Window 2014 SigningsJanuary Transfer Window 2014 The 2014 January transfer window was actively open for one month and some clubs made the most of it by strengthening their squads, here are the top ten transfers including Chel…
    - 1 Feb 14, 4:13am -
  • Players With Highest Premier League Assists Of All Time

    Players With Highest Premier League Assists Of All Time

    Players With Highest Premier League Assists Of All TimePlayers With Highest Premier League Assists Of All Time The England Premier League is known for its pace, array of skills and creativity. Here we take a look at creative midfield players who hav…
    - 31 Jan 14, 4:41am -
  • 60 Years Old Man Arrested For Molesting 13-years Old Girl Twice

    60 Years Old Man Arrested For Molesting 13-years Old Girl Twice

    60 Years Old Man Arrested For Molesting 13-years Old Girl Twice60 Years Old Man Arrested For Molesting 13-years Old Girl Twice Reports reaching us is of a man believed to be 62-years old who was arrested by the Ogun State Police Force for allegedly…
    - 30 Jan 14, 4:54am -
  • Kaduna State Polytechnic Admission List 2014 (Merit)

    Kaduna State Polytechnic Admission List 2014 (Merit)

    Kaduna State Polytechnic Admission List 2014 (Merit)Kaduna State Polytechnic Admission List 2014 The school authorities of The Kaduna State Polytechnic, Kaduna is please to announce the release of its long awaited Kaduna State Polytechnic Merit (fir…
    - 29 Jan 14, 1:33pm -
  • HIV/AIDS Statistics In Nigeria 2014-State By State Analysis

    HIV/AIDS Statistics In Nigeria 2014-State By State Analysis

    HIV/AIDS Statistics In Nigeria 2014-State By State AnalysisHIV/AIDS Statistics In Nigeria 2014 According to A United Nations Organization survey and analysis which reveals the HIV/AIDS by states in Nigeria (states with the highest number of HIV/AIDS…
    - 28 Jan 14, 8:23am -
  • dhl recruitment 2014 For Graduates

    dhl recruitment 2014 For Graduates

    dhl recruitment 2014 For GraduatesDHL Recruitment 2014 DHL Recruitment 2014- The DHL Nigeria Express is a part of German Deutsche Post DHL which is the largest world logistics company that provides express  international  mail services. Thus, DHL…
    - 28 Jan 14, 4:27am -
  • Easy Way To Get UK Visa Revealed By Nigeria’s High Commissioner To UK

    Easy Way To Get UK Visa Revealed By Nigeria’s High Commissioner To UK

    Easy Way To Get UK Visa Revealed By Nigeria’s High Commissioner To UKEasy Way To Get UK Visa Revealed By Nigeria’s High Commissioner To UK The Nigeria High Commissioner to the UK, Dr. Dalhatu Sarki Tafida, has given the reasons behind many Niger…
    - 26 Jan 14, 8:42am -
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  • newChad halts lake's world heritage status request over oil exploration
    Exclusive: African state says it has agreements with oil companies in Lake Chad areaChad has asked to suspend an application for world heritage site status for Lake Chad to explore oil and mining opportunities in the region, it can be revealed.In a l…
    - 14 hours ago, 24 Sep 20, 5:14am -
  • 'He was a groundbreaker and a visionary': music writer Dele Fadele remembered
    He was a rare black journalist on the British music press, whose NME pieces summed up the radicalism of Public Enemy and the dark side of Morrissey. So how did his death go unnoticed for two years?‘Dele Fadele was the first black journalist from th…
    - 10 days ago, 14 Sep 20, 8:00am -
  • Escape: the woman who brought her trafficker to justice – podcast
    Thousands of young women leave home in Nigeria every year on the promise of a good job in Europe, only to be trapped by debt and forced into prostitution. But one joined forces with investigators in Italy to expose the traffickers. By Ottavia Spaggia…
    - 11 days ago, 14 Sep 20, 7:00am -
  • Climate crisis could displace 1.2bn people by 2050, report warns
    Countries unable to withstand ecological threats among world’s least peaceful, analysis findsMore than 1 billion people face being displaced within 30 years as the climate crisis and rapid population growth drive an increase in migration with “hu…
    - 16 days ago, 9 Sep 20, 7:04am -
  • Poise and prestige: viral clip propels Lagos ballet class to global stage
    How Anthony Madu and his Leap of Dance Academy classmates won over the worldEleven-year-old Anthony Madu glides barefoot across an uneven concrete floor, summoning his frame into seamless twirls and conjuring pirouettes, his poise effortless as rain…
    - 21 days ago, 4 Sep 20, 6:54am -
  • Escape: the woman who brought her trafficker to justice
    Thousands of young women leave home in Nigeria every year on the promise of a good job in Europe, only to be trapped by debt and forced into prostitution. But one joined forces with investigators in Italy to expose the traffickers. By Ottavia Spaggia…
    - 29 days ago, 27 Aug 20, 1:00am -
  • Africa's triumph over wild polio shows the power of regional unity | Matshidiso Moeti
    The legacy of a successful battle is now helping combat Covid, but we must stay vigilant, says WHO’s Africa regional director Africa has declared victory over a virus that once paralysed 75,000 children on the continent every year.Four years have n…
    - 30 days ago, 26 Aug 20, 2:30am -
  • Africa declared free of wild polio after decades of work
    Achievement comes following Nigeria vaccination drive, with last cases of wild virus recorded four years agoAfrica has been declared free from wild polio, after decades of work by a coalition of international health bodies, national and local governm…
    - 31 days ago, 25 Aug 20, 1:17am -
  • Jihadists take hundreds hostage during raid in north-east Nigeria
    Residents of Kukawa in Borno state had just returned home after almost two years displaced in refugee campsJihadists in the restive north-east of Nigeria have taken hundreds of people hostage who had only recently returned home from refugee camps, af…
    - 36 days ago, 19 Aug 20, 3:14pm -
  • It took me 15 trips to withdraw money. Banking is a maze for ordinary Nigerians
    Red tape intended to disrupt fraudsters excludes people from accessing vital financial services. An overhaul is long overdueIt took winning an international writing prize for me to realise how excluded I was from banking in my country.Before this, I…
    - 37 days ago, 19 Aug 20, 2:15am -
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