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Governor Rochas Embarrassed in London for Sabotaging Pro-Biafra Agitation (VIDEO)

A Nigerian State governor of Imo was embarrassed today in London when some Pro-Biafra Supporters displayed Biafran Flags while he was giving a speech. The IPOB has not been in good terms with most Governors of the lower Niger Region of Nigeria because of their neglect and alleged clampdown on protesters which …

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BIAFRA Referendum: The Only Vote that Counts for Nigeria’s Future – LNC-USA

NIGERIA: Many people have come to varying conclusions after watching the latest Al Jazera televised interview with Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari. It would appear that the interviewer did her homework and was thoroughly informed about the many complex issues that confront contemporary Nigeria; from the bread-and-butter matter of stabilizing the …

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EXPLOSIVE!!! Buhari accuses MTN of fuelling Boko Haram insurgency

By Dibie Ike Michael with REUTERS, AGENCY  NIGERIA Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday accused South African Telecommunication company MTN of fuelling the Boko Haram insurgency as a result of failing to disconnect unregistered SIM cards. Buhari made the comment in a joint news conference with his South African counterpart, …

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Could this little black box beat Facebook in race to connect Africa?

Kenyan start-up BRCK has secured $3 million in funding for an invention that could change internet connectivity across Africa. Their product, called “the BRCK”, is a rugged modem designed for harsh environments with limited connection and power. What makes it noteworthy is that it can hop between different types of …

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Chinese media make inroads into Africa

For years, China has been pumping billions of dollars across Africa to build large-scale infrastructure projects and grant cheap loans in exchange for access to the continent’s natural resources and growing markets. And lately, along with its economic and political engagements, Beijing has also been making significant strides in expanding its …

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Muhammadu Buhari: I haven’t failed’ against Boko Haram; Talks About Biafra

Nine months after he came to power, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari received an official welcome from Qatar’s Emir on Buhari’s latest trip of many to boost Nigeria’s standing abroad. The Nigerian president is seeking support for his crackdown on corruption and to encourage much-needed investment in his country’s ailing economy. …

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Nigeria’s Buhari says MTN fuelled Boko Haram insurgency

Mobile phone giant MTN fuelled the Islamist-led insurgency in Nigeria by failing to disconnect unregistered sim cards, the Nigerian president has said. muhammadu Buhari made the comment during a visit to Nigeria by his South African counterpart Jacob Zuma. Last year, Nigeria fined the South African-owned firm $3.4bn (£2.7bn) for …

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