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Death toll now 15 after Nigeria election stampede

Local media said the stampede happened when panic broke out at the end of a rally.

published on : 13th February 2019

Peter Obi: Nigeria's new hope as vice president?

On the face of it, Obi fits the mould of a prominent Nigerian politician, with interests in banking, brewing and the stock market.

published on : 9th February 2019

Esha Gupta apologises for racist comment on Nigerian footballer

The social media on Monday was abuzz over a snapshot of a Whatsapp conversation that Esha shared on her Instagram stories. The conversation criticised Iwobi for his performance.

published on : 28th January 2019

From sex changes to prison breaks: 9 Malayalam movies from 2018 that are a must-watch

From everybody's favourite 'Sudani from Nigeria' to National Award winner 'Alorukkam' to the nostalgia-inducing college campus drama 'Poomaram', here are our top picks of the year:

published on : 31st December 2018

Sudani from Nigeria to Varathan: Six Malayalam films that did well despite minimal hype

Too much promotion, too little promotion, and medium promotion. This year Malayalam cinema has seen all three.

published on : 29th December 2018

When content triumphed over star power in southern cinema in 2018

Overall, it's been a good year for Tamil cinema. The success of good films with strong content has led to increasing in market size.

published on : 27th December 2018

'Samuel Robinson-starrer Oru Caribbean Udayippu is a campus story’

The film, which is scheduled for a January 11 release, was initially titled Purple (Samuel had shared a still from the film a few months ago with that title).

published on : 26th December 2018

13 Nigerian troops, policeman killed in Boko Haram attack

But an officer, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the militants had overrun an army base, and put the death toll at 18.

published on : 26th December 2018

Gunmen kill 17 in north Nigeria village attack

Another resident Umaru Bawa confirmed the attack, saying "the bandits pursued people like chickens and shot them dead as they ran into the bush.

published on : 24th December 2018

Nigerian army repel fresh Boko Haram attacks: Sources

The attack came after Boko Haram fighters attacked a military base in the town of Rann, in northern Borno near the border with Cameroon, at about 9:30 pm on Thursday.

published on : 7th December 2018

Nigerian presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar warns about vote-buying

Atiku Abubakar, from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), claimed Buhari's ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) had offered cash inducements to voters.

published on : 6th December 2018

Death rumor: Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari says 'I am alive, not replaced by lookalike'

He was answering a question from the audience about repeated claims -- spread via tweets, Facebook posts and YouTube videos -- that the leader of Africa's most populous nation was an imposter called "

published on : 3rd December 2018

Boko Haram ambushes Nigerian military base, killing up to 70 soldiers

A large cache of arms, ammunition and military equipment were reportedly carted away by Boko Haram fighters during the raid.

published on : 23rd November 2018

Eight dead as Boko Haram gunmen storm French drilling camp in Niger

The attack shattered months of relative calm in the Diffa region near the Lake Chad basin, a strategic area where the borders of four countries converge.

published on : 22nd November 2018

Nigerian student killed in road accident in Greater Noida

Emanuel, who was staying in Greater Noida and studying at a private university, died in the accident near the Grand Venice Mall close to Pari Chowk late Wednesday night, a police officer said.

published on : 15th November 2018
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