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A girl was beaten to death for bed wetting

A 13-year-old girl died after being beaten by her stepsister for the simple reason that she bed-wet at night.

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“Lionheart”: Oscars disqualify Nigerian film due to English dialogues

Nigerian director and actress Genevieve Nnaji protested the disqualification of her film, Lionheart, in the Oscar category for the best…

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The roots of the failure of “Made in Nigeria”

Since 20 August 2019, Nigeria has closed its borders with Benin on the grounds of combating smuggling and developing the…

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How the border closure in Nigeria affects rice prices

Nigeria, one of the African economic powers, closed its land borders two months ago to fight smuggling but this measure…

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Governor’s wife commissions tippy taps for primary school pupils

The First Lady of Enugu State, Monica Ugwuanyi, reportedly commissioned tippy taps built for primary school children in the state.

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Fire razed Ochanja market after Tanker explodes in Onitsha

Oil tanker carrying premium gasoline exploded at Upper Iweka in Onitsha, Anambra State, after falling on the road. People died,…

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Amnesty condemns abuses against journalists in Nigeria

Amnesty International says there has been an increase in threats and attacks against journalists in Nigeria. Journalists and bloggers are…

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Chained students freed from Quranic school Nigeria

In Nigeria, a new “horror house” has been discovered in a Koran school in the northern state of Katsina. More…

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