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How Nigerians React To #Post2015Elections Events On Twitter

How Nigerians React To #Post2015Elections Events On Twitter

How Nigerians react to #Post2015Elections events on twitter. By Anjuwon Oluwole Twitter: @tweetjuwon On Sunday November 16, 2014 Olatunde Bakare with the twitter handle, ?@Backarray tweeted; ‘Post 2015 …Nigeria’s Former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has expressed his sadness at the way EFCC is hunting those who served under him’ Little did he know that this tweet of his, would rock Nigeria’s twittersphere, ... Read More »

Three Dead in Nigeria Air crash as Boko Haram Attack

Three Dead in Nigeria Air crash as Boko Haram Attack

Nigeria on Friday said three servicemen were killed in a military helicopter crash in the restive northeast, while Boko Haram rebels raided two more towns and vigilantes and hunters clawed back a key militant stronghold. The second crash in a week happened late on Thursday in Yola, the capital of Adamawa, which is one of three states that has been ... Read More »

US Denies Failing to Help Nigeria Fight Boko Haram

US Denies Failing to Help Nigeria Fight Boko Haram

The United States hit back at allegations by the Nigerian ambassador of failing to help fight Boko Haram militants, saying there had been “a great deal” of US aid to his country. In the past six months since the Islamic militants snatched some 200 schoolgirls in northern Nigeria, Washington has shared intelligence with the Nigerian army, begun training a new ... Read More »

UN Urges More Help in Fight Against Boko Haram

UN Urges More Help in Fight Against Boko Haram

The UN special representative for Central Africa has warned of the spread of the atrocities by Takfiri Boko Haram militants to beyond Nigeria, calling for increased international support for the fight against the group. “Deadly attacks by Boko Haram have gone beyond Nigeria’s borders and now constitute a threat for neighboring countries,” Abdoulaye Bathily said in the Gabon capital Libreville ... Read More »

Shell says 2008 Nigeria Spills Bigger than Thought

Shell says 2008 Nigeria Spills Bigger than Thought

Royal Dutch Shell said Thursday that two 2008 oil spills in Nigeria were larger than earlier thought, ahead of a compensation court case in England’s High Court.  The Anglo-Dutch energy giant’s Nigerian arm said in a statement that the spills had been greater than the previously-reached total figure of 4,144 barrels. Lawyers bringing a compensation bid for 15,000 members of ... Read More »

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