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Chibok girls: ‘First kidnapped girl found’ in Nigeria

Chibok girls: ‘First kidnapped girl found’ in Nigeria

One of the missing Chibok girls has been found in Nigeria, activists say, the first to be rescued since their capture two years ago. In all, 218 girls remain missing after their abduction from a secondary school in north-east Nigeria in April 2014. Activists told the BBC that Amina Ali Nkeki was found by a […]

Obama pledges support for Nigeria’s fight against militants

Obama pledges support for Nigeria’s fight against militants

US President Barack Obama has pledged to support his Nigerian counterpart Muhammadu Buhari in the fight against Islamist militant group Boko Haram. In the first meeting between the two since Mr Buhari’s election, Mr Obama said the Nigerian leader had a “very clear agenda” for defeating extremism. The US has committed $5 million (£3.2m; €4.6m) […]

Nigeria Tourism Minister visits South Africa to boost tourism relations

Nigeria Tourism Minister visits South Africa to boost tourism relations Ministers to revisit Cooperation in the field of Tourism Agreement Nigeria and South Africa will re-visit the ‘Cooperation in the field of Tourism Agreement’ signed in 2008 when the two countries’ Tourism Ministers and other officials meet in Pretoria this week. The meeting comes after […]

NIGERIA-GHANA FRIENDLY A MUST TO WATCH – SIASIA

  Reacting to the encounter, while fielding questions from sports writers at the Glass House in Abuja, Siasia advised those who would not travel to London, to stay glued to their television sets if they want to enjoy the best of what he described as his team’s soccer artistry, describing it as a must watch. […]