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News Nigeria » Social: Minister: Nigeria in Safe, Competent Hands

News channel or source: http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/02/19/minister-nigeria-in-safe-competent-hands/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

He said contrary to fake news being peddled on the social media, Nigeria was making steady progress, especially in revamping the economy, tackling insecurity and fighting corruption – the three cardinal programmes of the Buhari administration ‘’Don ...

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

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/bbc-launches-igbo-yoruba-language-services-nigeria-060849965.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Lagos (AFP) - The BBC this week launches its new Igbo and Yoruba services in Nigeria, as part of an expansion in local languages aimed at more in-depth reporting of countries around the world. The digital-only services go live online and on social media on ...

News Nigeria » Social: Nigeria in a state of uncertainty, political emergency —Onaiyekan

News channel or source: http://punchng.com/nigeria-in-a-state-of-uncertainty-political-emergency-onaiyekan/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Our nation surely deserves far better than it is now getting in terms of good governance, social justice and peace and minimum of well being for our people,” Onaiyekan said. The former President of the Christian Association of Nigeria said so far ...

News Nigeria » Social: BBC starts Igbo and Yoruba services in Nigeria

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-43076923
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The BBC's expansion in Nigeria - Africa's most populous country where more than ... explainers and features on the web and social media. Image caption The BBC Yoruba team and a language professor grapple with the finer points of style and grammar The ...

News Nigeria » Social: Nigeria: Govt Has Forgotten Its Promises to Nigerians, Say Catholic Bishops

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802190225.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

social justice and peace and minimum of well-being of our people." According to Onaiyekan, "Our present government came into power three years ago with a promise to change Nigeria for the better in all aspects. "So far, government has spent so much time ...

News Nigeria » Social: Nigeria in state of political emergency, needs urgent rescue, says Onaiyekan

News channel or source: https://guardian.ng/news/nigeria-in-state-of-political-emergency-needs-urgent-rescue-says-onaiyekan/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Onaiyekan argued that Nigeria deserved far better than it was getting in terms of good governance, social justice, peace and well being of the people. He, therefore, urged Nigerians to use the 2019 general elections, as their opportunity to radically turn ...

News Nigeria » Social: Mavin Star Dija Says Change Will Come To Nigeria Only When Nigerians Shun Ethnic Disregards

News channel or source: http://www.informationng.com/2018/02/mavin-star-dija-says-change-will-come-nigeria-nigerians-shun-ethnic-disregards.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Nigerian musician and mother of one Dija, has said that the change required to take Nigeria to its desired state will only ... Dija shared this message on social media to educate the entire public on the importance of togetherness in the country.

News Nigeria » Social: Nigeria’s Bobsled Team Exemplifies #BlackGirlMagic

News channel or source: https://thegrio.com/2018/02/14/nigerias-bobsled-team-exemplifies-blackgirlmagic/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

transgressing social, economic, geographic and ideological barriers offers a great example to Black girls wondering if it’s possible to create this type of magic in a world often hostile to our very existence. Flag bearer Ngozi Onwumere of Nigeria leads ...

News Nigeria » Social: Nigeria: Saraki praises states as 25 voted on Constitution Review amendments

News channel or source: http://worldstagegroup.com/index.php?active=news&newscid=43122&catid=2
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

WorldStage Newsonline—Nigeria’s President of the Senate ... The Senate President in a post of his social media accounts, stated that the passage of the amendments by the 25 States was a testament to the fact that “with the right vision and follow ...

News Nigeria » Social: How Nigeria's Millennial Priestess Is Revitalizing Spirituality

News channel or source: http://www.ozy.com/provocateurs/how-nigerias-millennial-priestess-is-revitalizing-spirituality/83619
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Concerned that the Orisha culture and its practices were being scorned and forgotten, Ifawemimo took to social media six years ago in an effort to educate a broader audience about indigenous Yoruba spirituality. Her inspiration? Nollywood, or Nigeria’s ...