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Osun Osogbo Festival: Heritage beyond religion and race

Osun Osogbo Festival: Heritage beyond religion and race

06 September 2011

written by Obinna Emelike …As state targets 20,000 tourists, N7.5bn by 2015 Ordinarily, tourists to Nigeria will prefer more cosmopolitan destinations such as Abuja, Lagos and Calabar for security, convenience, and accessibility. Against all odds, Osogbo, a medium-sized city in the South Western Nigeria with a population of about 1.5 million people, is attracting even […]

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Mental illness on the rise in Nigeria

Mental illness on the rise in Nigeria

09 August 2011

The recent disclosure by the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Aro,Abeokuta, Dr. Adegboyega Ogunlesi, over the increasing number of Nigerians with psychiatric problems, is frightening. The medic had at a seminar organized for primary healthcare professionals disclosed that mental illness patients at his hospital increased from 28,000 in 2009 to 42,000 in […]

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Nigerian Christian Woman sues over order to wear trousers

Nigerian Christian Woman sues over order to wear trousers

04 August 2011

written by Jide Ladipo A Nigerian woman is suing Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals in England for making her wear trousers rather than a dress in the operating theatre. Hannah Adewole, a devout Christian claims wearing trousers is forbidden in the Bible, she is using the command that women should not wear men’s clothing as […]

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Imo State Deputy Governor on US Wanted List

Imo State Deputy Governor on US Wanted List

04 August 2011

written by Abiodun Oluwarotimi The United States Department of Justice (USDOJ) has confirmed that the deputy governor of Imo State, Mr. Jude Ikechi Agbaso is still in the country’s wanted list. Confirming this in an electronic mail sent to our correspondent, Mrs Hannah Lewis, an official of the US Department of Justice, said that the US […]

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Nigerian Goverment spends N2.36bn to feed prison inmates annually

Nigerian Goverment spends N2.36bn to feed prison inmates annually

01 August 2011

BY VICTORIA OJEME ABUJA-The federal government incurs N2.36 billion annually on feeding of awaiting trial inmates in the nation’s prisons, consequent upon the country’s slow justice delivery system, investigation revealed weekend. At least, 41, 600 inmates are in Nigerian prisons, with 64% or about 32,800 constituting awaiting trial. Findings also revealed that with N200 feeding […]

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Lagos Court okays extradition of Nigerian accused of defrauding 70 US law firms

Lagos Court okays extradition of Nigerian accused of defrauding 70 US law firms

27 July 2011

By Eric Ikhilae •To stand trial on three-count charge A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday granted an application by the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Mohammed Adoke, for the extradition of a Canada-based Nigerian, Emmanuel Ekhator, who is wanted in the United States for alleged criminal conducts. Ekhator is wanted […]

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Ministerial nominee jumps into Lagoon

Ministerial nominee jumps into Lagoon

19 July 2011

Lagosians watched in awe and consternation yesterday evening at the Leventis bus stop in Marina, Lagos, when a ministerial nominee, Mr. Al-Mustaim Alade Abaniwonda, aged 56, dived into the lagoon under mysterious circumstances about 3pm. He eventually drowned in the lagoon. Abaniwonda was the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senatorial candidate for Lagos East in the […]

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Envoy identifies challenges facing Nigerian migrants in UK

Envoy identifies challenges facing Nigerian migrants in UK

10 July 2011

London – Inadequate information and a lack of awareness on rights, duties, obligations and processes have been identified as some of the major challenges facing Nigerian migrants in the UK. Dr Dalhatu Sarki Tafida, Nigeria’s High Commissioner to the UK, said this in London at the launch of free legal information session for the Nigerian […]

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From faith to fashion: The real source of Indian human hair

From faith to fashion: The real source of Indian human hair

10 July 2011

  The Indian human hair is fast gaining grounds among Nigerian women. Despite being pricey, it remains the most sought after human hair. In this report, TOYOSI OGUNSEYE examines the origin of this hair Yanju Joseph (not real name) sashays into the room and flips her long hair. This movement draws the attention of her […]

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Germans apologise for power failure

Germans apologise for power failure

07 July 2011

The Women’s World Cup organisers have apologised for the power failure that held up the Nigeria, Canada game for 10 minutes on Tuesday. The match at the Dresden Stadium was stopped about 30 minutes into the second half when the electricity supply to the entire complex failed and the game stopped abruptly. The director of […]

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Nigerian Mother of quintuplets battling to remain in the UK

Nigerian Mother of quintuplets battling to remain in the UK

06 July 2011

A NIGERIAN mother, Mrs. Bimbo Ayelabola, 33, who travelled to Britain to have a set of quintuplets appears to be in trouble. The British authorities said her action has cost the National Health Scheme (NHS) up to £200,000, while she is allegedly working illegally as an Avon Lady salesperson in Britain. Mrs. Ayelabola applied for […]

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Nigeria Football Coach in Homosexual row

Nigeria Football Coach in Homosexual row

30 June 2011

BERLIN (AFP) – Football’s governing body FIFA on Wednesday criticised Nigeria coach Eucharia Uche for branding homosexuality as ‘dirty’ and admitting she forced lesbians out of her team. “FIFA is against all forms of discrimination,” Tatjana Haenni, FIFA’s head of women’s competitions, told German television channel ARD. Haenni said FIFA will be talking to Uche […]

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