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Nigeria's Biyi Bandele: A storyteller to his bones

BBC News 25 Sep 2022
Biyi Bandele, whose film has premiered after his death, was a huge figure in British and Africa writing. .
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18 killed in mosque attack in Nigeria

Anadolu Agency 25 Sep 2022
At least 18 people were killed in a mosque attack in Zamfara state in Nigeria, media reports said Saturday ... Many injuries were also reported ... *Writing by Merve Berker .
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Coca-Cola Foundation, FABE Join Forces for Tidy Nigeria

This Day 25 Sep 2022
“With funding from the Coca-Cola Foundation, FABE International Foundation will be establishing five (5) #TidyNigeriaRecyclingHubs across Lagos State, Nigeria. This validates our Foundation’s goal to Create a Zero Waste Nigeria one community at a time,” the CCF said in a statement ... .
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Armed bandits kill 15 at mosque in northwest Nigeria, residents say

The Wire Network 25 Sep 2022
A gang of armed men killed at least 15 people at a mosque in northwest Nigeria's Zamfara state, residents said on Saturday ... Gangs of heavily armed men, known locally as bandits, have wreaked havoc across northwest Nigeria in the past two years, kidnapping ...
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Armed Bandits Kill 15 at Mosque in Northwest Nigeria – Residents Say

Voa News 25 Sep 2022
A gang of armed men killed at least 15 people at a mosque in northwest Nigeria's Zamfara state, residents said Saturday ... Gangs of heavily armed men, known locally as bandits, have wreaked havoc across northwest Nigeria in the past two years, kidnapping thousands, ...
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CBN: Nigeria Realises $890m from Non-oil Export

This Day 25 Sep 2022
The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr ... Emefiele stated this on the sidelines of the Nigeria International Economic Partnership Forum as part of the activities lined up for the United Nations General Assembly ... He regretted that Nigeria is highly dependent on oil revenue proceeds to support its import obligations.
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GLOBALink | Upgraded Chinese center boosts China-Nigeria mutual understanding

Xinhua 25 Sep 2022
ABUJA, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- Dozens of Nigerian secondary school students in colorful clothes beat drums and sang songs on Friday to celebrate the reopening of a remodeled Chinese learning center in their school ... Produced by Xinhua Global Service. Comments. Comments (0). Send. You may like ... Upgraded Chinese center boosts China-Nigeria mutual understanding.
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Gorillas Facing Extinction in Nigeria, WildAid Cries out

This Day 25 Sep 2022
Consequently, the organisation unveiled a weeklong campaign to raise awareness about existential threats facing gorillas in Nigeria and provide support Nigeria in protecting the remaining Cross River gorillas ...Around 100 live in Nigeria and are found only in three protected areas ...
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APC Chieftain Tackles Dogara over Muslim-Muslim Ticket

This Day 25 Sep 2022
Seriki Adinoyi in Jos. Chief of Staff to the Director General of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Organisation, Mr ... Dati said ... “But Christians in Nigeria are not fooled as they know those who have stood for them in the past, and that Dogara is not one of them as all his politics bear no such testimonies ... He said.
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Firm Wins Double at Tech Innovation Awards

This Day 25 Sep 2022
Digital Nigeria Limited, the leading-Edge solutions provider, with ... Digital Nigeria’s investments in delivering innovative solutions to multinationals, government, and small and medium enterprises whilst offering value and allowing them to thrive ... Digital Nigeria said.
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Osun Tribunal Begins Sitting on Oyetola’s Petition Monday

This Day 25 Sep 2022
Yinka Kolawole in Osogbo. The Election Petition Tribunal will on Monday commence pre-trial sitting on the petition filed by Osun State Governor, Alhaji Adegboyega Oyetola, against the victory of the Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate at the July 16 governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke.
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Aweleka Club  Unveils Quiz, Debate Competition for Ogwashi-Uku Students

This Day 25 Sep 2022
About 60 public and private secondary school students representing their schools are to participate in the inaugural Ogwashi-Uku secondary schools quiz and debate competitions instituted by Aweleka Social Club of Nigeria and co-sponsored by Ifedinma Social Club of Nigeria ... The President of Aweleka Social Club of Nigeria, Mr.
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Man Kills Stepdaughter in Ondo

This Day 25 Sep 2022
Fidelis David in Akure. A middle-aged man simply identified as Muyiwa, has allegedly killed his stepdaughter, Seyifunmi Oluwarotimi. THISDAY yesterday gathered that the man allegedly committed the act in Akungba, headquarters of Akoko South West Local Government Area, Ondo State ... The resident said ... .
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Buhari Confers National Honours on Igbara Oke Monarch

This Day 25 Sep 2022
Fidelis David in Akure ... “I have the honour to formally inform you that the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria ... 00 p.m ... His burning passion for education gained him admission into the Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria, for his first degree in Business Administration, and he later went to overseas for his post-graduate education ... .
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Obi to Youths: Obtain Your PVCs to Vote Competent Candidates

This Day 25 Sep 2022
Obi pointed out that Nigeria is not bereft of good ideas and plans that would move the country forward, however, the institutional weaknesses and lack of political will to implement them are undermining development efforts ... “If elected the next president of Nigeria, youths would ...

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