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Nigeria: Rise in Cult Related killings in Rivers state

9 January 2020 At least 60 killed in ten months in Khana and Gokana LGAAt least five killed in two days in Rumuodogo, Emohua LGANo investigation or justice for victimsBodo community targeted, activist killed The failure of authorities to protect people from attacks and intimidation by violent gangs is leading to loss of lives and rising impunity that is making life precarious …

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US security source opens up on Nigerian corruption

7 January 2020 The head of the Nigeria station of one of the United States’ major security agencies has expressed disappointment about the corruption of Nigeria’s security top brass. Speaking to Naijiant.com, he explained how the US had bilateral “aid” agreements with Nigeria to provide equipment to help the Nigerians deal with various security challenges, ranging from Boko Haram in …

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Nigeria’s hottest striker Victor Osimhen speaks on life at Lille

6 January 2019 Victor Osimhen has taken the French first division by storm this term – this his debut season for Lille, scoring 10 goals in 18 appearances and attracting interest from European giants Real Madrid, Barcelona, Liverpool and Bayern Munich. In this interview, Osimhen attributes “almost half of my success” to his former Nigeria Under-17 coach Emmanuel Amunike, who …

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Nigerian oil and the disappearing money

5 January 2020 Nigeria has the biggest oil reserves in Africa but who’s cashing in? Nigeria is Africa’s top oil producer and has its biggest economy. But it’s also coping with crushing levels of poverty. So where does all that oil money go? “Start Here” on Al Jazeera examines the issue below: Follow @naijiant

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