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(OPINION) Obama and Nigeria’s Buhari in Boko Haram summit in Washington DC By Dr. Chido Nwangwu

On Monday June 20, 2015, U.S President Barack Obama will host Nigeria’s democratically-elected President, the retired army general Muhammadu Buhari, to discuss regional security interests and economic issues. I’ll call it the Boko Haram summit in Washington DC! Why? It is in the national and international security interests of the …

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Buhari ‘mobbed’ at Eid prayer ground

An excited crowd at the Eid-el-Fitri prayer ground in Abuja, Friday, mobbed President Muhammadu Buhari, but the President was adequately protected by a nearly overwhelmed security detail. Buhari attended the prayer that marked the end of the Ramadan season and the celebration of the Muslim festival, but immediately after the …

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UNN, Niger Delta students top winners @ 2015 DigitalSENSE essay on IG4D

One 100 level undergraduate from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nicodemus Chidera Onah has emerged the overall winner in the 2015 Nigeria DigitalSENSE Students Essay on Internet Governance for Development (IG4D). Confirming this, the Executive Director, Operations, DigitalSENSE Africa Media Limited, Mrs Nkemdilim Nweke, said that Nicodemus Chidera Onah was …

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Buhari sacks Akpobolokemi as NIMASA DG; dissolves Governing Boards of MDAs

President Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday, terminated the appointment of Mr. Patrick Ziakede Akpobolokemi as Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). A statement conveying the development to Global Patriot Newspapers, by Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), Mr. Femi Adesina, said the termination of Mr. Akpobolokemi’s …

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