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UK Finally Dashes Nigeria's Hope On Kidnapped Schoolgirls In Chibok The United Kingdom, UK, has finally come out to state its stance on the more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by the Islamists group, Boko Haram, in Chibok, Borno state. Read details>>>>>>>http://www.naij.com/70513.html Do you think Nigeria can fight this war alone?

Nigerians in Diaspora: Why Bishop Kukah was right

Bishop Kukah’s recent public lecture to mark Wole Soyinka’s 80 years on earth managed to spark controversy and intense conversations – for the wrong …

Biggest Mistakes WWE Made in Its Handling of Cesaro After WrestleMania

Cesaro could have been a speeding racehorse after WrestleMania 30, but WWE held too tight to his reins and stalled his momentum.<p>The King of Swing isn't the star he could be. Blame hesitancy and a lack of creativity. WWE misfired with Cesaro's character direction, rivalries and relationship with …

Last Hiroshima A-bomb crewman dies

Theodore 'Dutch' Van Kirk, the navigator aboard B-29 bomber Enola Gay that dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, has died aged 93<p>The last surviving member of the US crew that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima has died.<p>Theodore VanKirk died on Monday of natural causes at the retirement home …

Suicide bomber kills six people at college campus in Nigeria

A suicide bomber has killed six people at a college campus in Nigeria's Kano city, the fourth time Boko Haram Islamists were suspected of using a female attacker in as many days.<p>The latest violence on Wednesday came after a 10-year-old girl was arrested with explosives strapped to her chest in a …

Cameroon army officers sacked after Boko Haram attacks

<b>Cameroon's President Paul Biya has sacked two senior army officers at the forefront of the battle against militant Islamist group Boko Haram.</b><p>State radio did not give reasons for the dismissal of Col Youssa Gedeon and Lt-Col Justin Ngonga.<p>The decision probably reflects Mr Biya's growing concern …

Africa

Global authorities on alert over Ebola outbreak

The Peace Corps announced Wednesday that it was temporarily withdrawing its 340 volunteers in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone after two workers were exposed to the Ebola virus.<p>A spokeswoman told CNN and CBS News that the pair were being isolated after coming in contact with an infected patient who …

Gaza conflict: Israel calls up 16,000 more reservists as US supplies army with ammunition

Israeli call-up comes in face of intense international pressure to curtail operations in Gaza, where more than 100 Palestinians died on Wednesday – but US agrees to provide Israel with new ammunition supplies<p>Israel mobilised 16,000 additional reservists on Thursday to bolster its forces waging …

US condemns shelling of UN school in Gaza but restocks Israeli ammunition

The United States issued a firm condemnation of the shelling of a United Nations school in Gaza that killed at least 16 Palestinians on Wednesday, but also confirmed it restocked Israel’s dwindling supplies of ammunition.<p>The White House expressed concern that thousands of civilians who had sought …