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News Nigeria » Places: Music has taken me to places I never expected –Akin Shuga, crossover artiste

News channel or source: http://www.informationng.com/2018/02/music-taken-places-never-expected-akin-shuga-crossover-artiste.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The fact is that most public places in Nigeria have no consideration for people living with disabilities. This is a big shame considering how educated we are as a people. Were you stigmatised at any point despite the fact that you are a known music artiste?

News Nigeria » Places: Winter Olympics: Nigeria’s Adeagbo ends skeleton race in last place

News channel or source: https://guardian.ng/sport/winter-olympics-nigerias-adeagbo-ends-skeleton-race-in-last-place/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Nigerian’s first female skeleton athlete, Simidele Adeagbo, on Saturday finished the sport’s women’s heat event at the Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea in last place. A total of 20 athletes competed in the third and final heats of the ...

News Nigeria » Places: Nigeria in Safe, Competent Hands - Minister

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802190211.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Nigeria jumped 24 places on the World Bank's Ease of Doing Business ranking, and earned a place on the List of Top 10 Reformers in the world." The minister also told the meeting that the administration's agricultural revolution has moved Nigeria close to ...

News Nigeria » Places: I’ll not keep mum when things are going wrong in Nigeria – Obasanjo

News channel or source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/02/ill-not-keep-mum-things-going-wrong-nigeria-obasanjo/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Nigeria has great hopes. Nigeria has hope because ... Because here, you have seen real transformation. If there is a place where you can say, come and see transformation taking place, this is one place in the country.” Other projects also inaugurated ...

News Nigeria » Places: The Big 5: Nigerian Army places bounty on Shekau, SGF says Nigeria has no alternative to President Buhari and other stories

News channel or source: https://ynaija.com/the-big-5-nigerian-army-places-bounty-on-shekau-sgf-says-nigeria-has-no-alternative-to-president-buhari-and-other-stories/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

These are the stories you should be monitoring today. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha yesterday said President Muhammadu Buhari will continue in office in 2019. “We don’t have an alternative to President Buhari for ...

News Nigeria » Places: Armed gangs WIPE OUT 15 villages in mass Christian slaughter in Nigeria

News channel or source: https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/919422/christian-persecution-nigeria-islamic-Nasarawa
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

“One attack took place in broad daylight, as people were about to go to church. “The assailants chased and killed the villagers and burned down nine churches and many more houses.” Christian persecution is a major problem in Nigeria which has been ...

News Nigeria » Places: Nigeria: Energy And New Green Technology Conference presents alternative to crude oil

News channel or source: http://www.worldstagegroup.com/worldstagenew/index.php?active=news&newscid=43121&catid=26
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

In view of the global challenges facing the crude oil market which demands a critical review, particularly in a place like Nigeria that derives the bulk of its foreign exchange earnings from hydrocarbon, a specialist conference has been packaged to put ...

News Nigeria » Places: BBC launches Igbo, Yoruba language services in Nigeria

News channel or source: https://citizen.co.za/news/news-africa/1825215/nigeria-britain-media-bbc/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

“All we ever get to hear from Nigeria these days is Boko Haram in the northeast ... makes Africa’s most populous nation a difficult place to report. Foreign media often have historical baggage to deal with, not least those from Britain, the former ...

News Nigeria » Places: Winter Olympics: Adeagbo finishes in 20th place in Heats 1 and 2 of skeleton event

News channel or source: http://dailypost.ng/2018/02/17/winter-olympics-adeagbo-finishes-20th-place-heats-1-2-skeleton-event/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Nigeria’s first female skeleton athlete ... Meanwhile, Germany’s Jacqueline Loelling clinched top place with a timing of 01:43.86, while Austria’s Janine Flock and Great Britain’s Lizzy Yarnold rest comfortable at second and third positions.

News Nigeria » Places: Three suicide bombers kill 18 in Nigeria's Maiduguri: police

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-nigeria-security/three-suicide-bombers-kill-18-in-nigerias-maiduguri-police-idUSKCN1G109D
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Three suicide bombers killed 18 people ... Damian Chukwu, police commissioner for Borno state, said the attack took place at a fish market around 20 kilometres (12 miles) from the centre of Maiduguri at about 8:00 p.m ...