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Why Nigeria is not winning war against terror — Rawlins, American security expert. FROM VANGUARD NEWS

Dr Lionel Von Frederick Rawlins, a forensic criminologist, is the Security Coordinator at  the American University of Nigeria, Yola and the President and founder of California, US-based The VonFrederick Group, a counter-terrorism and criminological organisation. 623 more words


` Islamist Leader of `Boko Haram ' Claims Responsibility for Bombing the Bus Terminal Killing 75 People '

#AceWorldNews – NIGERIA – April 19 – Islamist Abubakar Shekau, the leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram, has claimed responsibility for a bombing at Nyanya bus terminal in the Nigerian capital of Abuja, which killed at least 75 people. 147 more words

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Islamic Militants Claim This Week's Nigerian Blast

(LAGOS, Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Islamic extremists are claiming responsibility for the massive explosion at a busy bus station that killed at least 75 people in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, this week. 101 more words

Northern Nigeria Still Lagging Behind In Western Education – Survey

According to the Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS 4) summary report that was recently released, the North West and North East zones of Nigeria have very low literacy rates of 32 and 37 percents respectively as against higher rate of at least 89 percent in each of zones in the South. 683 more words


Islamic militants claim responsibility for Nigeria bus blast

LAGOS, Nigeria – Islamic extremists Saturday claimed responsibility for the massive rush-hour explosion earlier this week that ripped through a busy bus station in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, killing at least 75 people and wounding 141. 482 more words


No Nigerian Among Top Three In 2013 WASSCE Result

No Nigerian was among the best three candidates in the 2013 West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination, WASSCE, conducted by West African Examination Council, WAEC, across its five member countries. 177 more words


Case Study #3: The World Has High Expectations

Recently, Nigeria rebased it’s GDP, showing statistically beyond the shadow of a doubt that it is in fact the largest economy in Africa. For many in the world, this was big news. 295 more words