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US Lists 20 Nigerian States Unsafe

Twenty of the Nigerian’s 36 states have been announced to be unsafe by the United States. Yobe, Adamawa and Borno are included in the list and Americans are warned these to be a complete no-go area. The Fulani herdsmen have lately increased killing of farmers and villagers in the Adamawa state where as the Boko Haram militant group too has ...

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ICCR Stops Housing Allowances To Foreign Students In India

Following the assault on a Tanzanian girl in Indian city of Bengaluru earlier this year the foreign students are not being paid housing allowances by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR). It is said the government wants foreign students to stay in college hostels instead of renting an accommodation to avoid such incidents. Those who opt not to reside ...

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Mobile Industry To Help In Economic Development: Tanzania Minister

Dar es Salaam – The government has urged mobile industry to play a major role in the economic development of Tanzania. Tanzania’s Minister of Works, Transport and Communication was speaking at the GSMA 360 Africa conference and said 18000 km of fibre-optic has been laid by the government for innovation and technology, and also for innovative solutions and services in ...

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Displaced Nigerian In Banki Following Boko Haram’s Raids Receives UN Aids

UN has started delivering food to displaced people in Banki in the Kano state of Nigeria where hundreds have starved to death since March this year due to deadly raids by Boko Haram Islamists group. A press statement released by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reveal thirty tonnes of lifesaving food items have been delivered ...

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Nigeria Facing Crisis In Every Corners

UGBORODO, NIGERIA – The north is facing blowing up of oil pipelines, the south is witnessed roaming of militants in oil-soaked creeks, land battles are now common in the center and devastating civil war is again brewing. This is the Nigeria of today. Any one of the so-called crisis can be a national emergency, but in the country everything is ...

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Al-Shabaab’s New Leader Delivers Hate Speech Against Turkey

Al-Shabaab militant group’s new leader Ahmed Umar Abu Ubaidah released a propaganda audio Tuesday saying Turkey is the enemy of Somalia as they have interfered into their affairs and also has controlled their economy. Ahmed was appointed leader after the death of his predecessor in a US drone strike. The speech of al-Qaeda affiliate comes about a month after Turkey ...

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Tanzanian National Arrested At Indian Airport For Smuggling Narcotics Product

A Tanzanian national was arrested Monday at India’s Indira Gandhi Airport with 10 kilograms of narcotics alleged was trying the smuggle. The drug is worth INR 10 lakh (Indian currency). Accused Kitumba Risai Ahmad was nabbed at around 1 a.m. on suspicion ground during profiling of the passenger by Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) staff. He was being checked at ...

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