Nigeria news today headlines update Sunday 14th April 2019
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More than 9,500 people have been displaced by ongoing fighting near the Libyan capital Tripoli, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said on Friday, warning that the number is rapidly increasing. The figure includes the movement of some 3,500 individuals in the last 24 hours, the OCHA said in a statement. […]
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Ships carrying thousands of tonnes of rice set off from Huangpu Port in Shanghai on Friday for South Sudan, Somalia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to help them cope with food security crisis. The UN World Food Programme (WFP) China Office, Qu Sixi, said this at the departure ceremony to mark China’s food […]
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A Vietnamese woman accused of killing the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will walk free on May 3, her lawyer said Saturday. Following diplomatic pressure from the Vietnamese government, Malaysian prosecutors had dropped the murder charge against Doan Thi Huong on April 1. Subsequently, the 30-year-old former hair salon worker pleaded guilty […]
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Four nations in the European Union — Germany, France, Luxembourg and Portugal — will accept 64 migrants rescued early this month off Libya’s coast, the Maltese government said Saturday. The ship, called the Alan Kurdi and run by German non-governmental organization Sea-Eye, will not be allowed to enter Malta, the island nation’s government said in a […]
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he is open to a third summit with President Donald Trump, but set the year’s end as a deadline for Washington to offer mutually acceptable terms for an agreement to salvage the high-stakes nuclear diplomacy, the North’s state-run media said Saturday. Kim made the comments during a speech […]
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The International Monetary Fund could approve a loan programme for Mozambique next week to help the country recover from a devastating cyclone, an official with the international lender said. Director of the IMF African Department, Abebe Selassie, said this at the spring meetings of the IMF and World Bank in Washington. “We have moved very […]
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Increasing soil acidity is complicating Kenya’s goal of achieving food security by lowering farmer’s yields, a government official on Friday said. Hamadi Boga, Principal Secretary of the State Department of Agricultural Research in the Ministry of Agriculture, said this in Nairobi. Boga said that most of the agricultural land especially in the country’s breadbasket region […]
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Britain’s high commissioner to India laid a wreath on Saturday at commemorations for the 100th anniversary of the Amritsar massacre, one of the worst atrocities of colonial rule for which London is still to apologise. The Jallianwala Bagh massacre, as it is known in India, saw British troops fire on thousands of unarmed men, women […]
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CHINYERE ABIAZIEM, NGOZI UMA The use of faith materials like mantle, oil, water and sand to perform miracles is not new as it is recorded in the Old and New Testaments but in recent times some of these faith items have been commercialised by some churches and preachers. Adding to the faith items is the wristband, […]
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LAGOS – Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has urged the federal government (FG) to pay more attention on the wellbeing of the youth. Citing a recent research that revealed the population of the Nigerian youth at 64.7percent, he stressed that the nation cannot afford to ignore the high […]
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