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Christ's Resurrection Is Foundation Of Christianity--Oni

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Former Governor of Ekiti State, Chief Segun Oni has described the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ as the foundation of Christianity, urging Jonah Christians to emulate the forgiving spirit exhibited by Jesus Christ who forgave those who nailed him to the cross.In his Easter message, the former governor urged Christians to remain p ... Read more

Easter: Senator Arise Urges Prayers For Nigeria At Turbulent Times

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Former Senator representing Ekiti North Senatorial District, Ayo Arise has urged Christians in Nigeria, especially Ekiti State to compliment the celebration of Easter with prayers for peaceful elections in the State and a restoration of peace and stability in all sectors of the polity.In his Easter goodwill message, Senator Arise, also u ... Read more

Sunken Korea Ferry Relatives Give DNA Swabs To Help Identify Dead

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Relatives of some of the more than 200 children missing in a sunken South Korean ferry offered DNA swabs on Saturday to help identify the dead as a rescue turned into a mission to recover the vessel and the bodies of those on board. The Sewol, carrying 476 passengers and crew, capsized on Wednesday on a journey from the port of Incheon to the s ... Read more

Air Strike Kills 13 Suspected Militants In Central Yemen: Sources

Saturday, April 19, 2014
An air strike killed 13 suspected al Qaeda militants in the central Yemeni province of al-Bayda on Saturday, security and tribal sources said. Tribal sources said a drone had been circling the region for days. They said the drone struck two cars early on Saturday that the suspected militants were in, and added that three civilians in a nearby c ... Read more

Al Qaeda Leader, Somalia-Based Terror Group Present New Messages

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Familiar terrorist groups, familiar threats, familiar boasts and grievances - all in new messages tied, either directly or indirectly, to al Qaeda. Two videos and one audio link have come to light in recent days that suggest that the worlds most recognizable terrorist group is still active, at least in online postings. The audio is a quest ... Read more

OPINION: ASUP AND COEASU STRIKES: THE TRUTH OF THE MATTER

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Of recent, Nigerians have been served with an over-dosage of sponsored propaganda by politically minded unions leaders and their drum-beaters who deliberately seek to mislead the unsuspecting education loving people of our great nation on the prevailing issues concerning the prolonged strike actions by Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP and ... Read more

OPINION: MUSILIU OBANIKORO ENDANGERS THE NIGERIAN ARMY

Saturday, April 19, 2014
The only reason why the former Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Kuan Yew, former President of Georgia, Mikheil Saakashivili, the leader of Dubai Mohammed Bin Rashid Maktoum and the President of Botswana, Ian Khama stand out as successful leaders of their respective countries today is not only because they had or have a clear vision of where they wa ... Read more

OPINION: EDUCATION: THE APC EXAMPLE IN LAGOS

Saturday, April 19, 2014
The on-going drama in Lagos State between the students of the Lagos State University LASU and its owner, the government of the State over school fees, puts a lie to all the talks of being progressive trumpeted by the All Progressives Congress APC. The fiasco shows the last battle between the Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU and the f ... Read more

Kwararafa Royal Fathers Commend Jonathan, Allege Marginalisation

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Traditional rulers of the Kwararafa ethnic nationalities rose yesterday from deliberations lasting over several hours where they unanimously passed a vote of confidence on President Goodluck Jonathan and also decried the marginalisation of their people.His Majesty Attah Igala, Idakwo Ameh Oboni II who stood in for the Aku Uka, Dr Shekarau Ang ... Read more

Okonjo-Iweala Explains World Bank Poverty Ranking Of Nigeria

Saturday, April 19, 2014
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School Principal, Assoc. Chairman Debunk Military's Claim On Missing Girls

Saturday, April 19, 2014
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Powerful Earthquake Rattles Mexico, Shakes Buildings

Saturday, April 19, 2014
A powerful earthquake shook Mexico on Friday, damaging more than 100 homes in the southwestern state of Guerrero and opening cracks in some buildings but there were no reports of deaths. Striking close to the popular beach resort of Acapulco, the 7.2 magnitude quake sent people scurrying out of homes and hotels, causing brief panic from the Pac ... Read more

OPINION: TO MY FRIEND AND BROTHER, OBAHIAGBON, AT 54

Saturday, April 19, 2014
I felicitate with you, my dear friend and brother, on the occasion of your 54th birthday April 12, 2014. I remember our social interactions and intellectual engagements while you were on tour of duty in the House of Representatives in Abuja from 2007 to 2011. Our friendship began that fateful afternoon when we had a chance meeting at the entrance ... Read more

Boko Haram: Women in clergy vow to strip, point breast to God in protest.

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Nigerian women in clergy today trooped out in number in protest of the recent happenings in the country. The group which comprises female Pastors, Prophetesses, Rev. Sisters, Pastors wives and evangelists say they were ready to use every means, including their breast to pray to God for intervention. The women of God said they were ready to use t ... Read more

Borno Govt: 44 Abducted School Girls Rescued So Far, 85 Still Missing

Saturday, April 19, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, THEWILL â The Borno State Government said on Friday that 44 of the abducted school girls from the Government Secondary School, Chibok, have regained their freedom so far, with 14 more students fleeing the camp of their abductors, while 85 of the students are still missing. The State Commissioner for Education, Comra ... Read more
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