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Congo police fire tear gas to disperse demonstrators

Police in Congo have fired tear gas at demonstrators who marched after church services Sunday around the country to call for President Joseph Kabila to step down from power.

Pope Francis flays violence in rights agitation

Pope Francis currently on visit to Chile, has denounced the use of violence in the struggle for indigenous rights.

Cardinal Onaiyekan laments spate of unabated violence in parts of Nigeria

Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has decried the unabating violent clashes in some parts of the country particularly the recent Benue massacre that have claimed scores of lives and stressed the need for Nigerians to unite against evil forces.

Gov. Ortom denies insulting Catholic Church

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state has denied accusing the Catholic Church of ganging up against his administration.

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Samson Itodo

Ekiti guber: YAIGA Africa insists INEC result correct

Youths Initiative for Advocacy, Growth and Advancement (YIAGA) Africa, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), on Monday insisted that announced result of Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti was correct.
Aliyu Gusau

PTDF extends scholarship programme to China, others

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) has extended it scholarship programme to China, Germany and France to deepen capacity of Nigeria in the oil and gas sector.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

NNPC to begin oil palm bio-diesel project in Cross River

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has commenced a community integration and stakeholders’ engagement to sensitise people in Cross River ahead the planned oil palm-based bio-diesel project.
Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry quits as Sky pundit to focus on ambition of being a manager

Former Arsenal forward Thierry Henry has announced he is leaving Sky Sports to focus on his "long-term ambition to become a football manager".

Vendors: Drop in Newspaper sales is affecting our livelihood

Newspaper Vendors in Bauchi have lamented over the drop in sale of newspapers as a result of internet evolution.