Category Archives: HUMAN ANGLE STORIES

JTF – OP PULO SHIELD ARREST OCEANGOING VESSEL AT AKASSA, FISHING TRAWLER AT BONNY ISLAND OVER ILLEGAL BUNKERING..17 SUSPECTS ARRESTED; 25 ILLEGAL DISTILLATION CAMPS, 130 BUNKERING BOATS DESTROYED IN TEN DAYS OF RAIDS ACROSS THE NIGER DELTA

Nigerian Army Amphibious troops of the Joint Task Force patrol in a river gunboat armed with a DShK 12.7mm machine gun, somewhere in the Niger Delta BEEGEAGLE’S BLOG 29 March, 2013 The Joint Task Force “Operation Pulo Shield” in a … Continue reading

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JSTF KILL TWO SUSPECTED GUNMEN, ARREST FOUR OTHERS IN BOTCHED ATTACK ON A KANO CHECKPOINT

An Otokar Cobra APC on urban counterterrorism counterinsurgency patrols NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA February 24, 2013 Kano The Joint Security Task Force (JTF) on Saturday shot dead two suspected gunmen and arrested four others in the Kano metropolis. An eyewitness … Continue reading

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NIGERIA URGED TO USE POPULATION SIZE (167 MLN) AS WORLD’S TOTAL HITS 7 BILLION

President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria • Nigeria’s population hits 167 million today ABUJA, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) The Nigerian government has been urged to take advantage of the West African country’s large population to achieve greatness as the world’s population reaches … Continue reading

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HUNDREDS OF TOGOLESE REFUGEES FLEE TO NORTHERN GHANA

Ghana Police APC ACCRA, Sept. 14 (Xinhua) Hundreds of refugees fled to northern Ghana Tuesday evening from Togo due to ethnic clashes between two tribes in a border village inside the country, an official of the National Disaster Management Organization … Continue reading

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JOS CONFLICT: FAMILY OF EIGHT KILLED

Officers and men of the Special Taskforce – OP SAFE HAVEN inspect impounded bomb-making materiel VANGUARD September 5, 2011 (with agency reports) Jos: The circle of violence in Plateau State continued yesterday as another family of eight was wiped out … Continue reading

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I NEVER WANTED TO BE RICH – CAINE PRIZE WINNER, OLUFEMI TERRY

“I never wanted to be rich.” Published on : 9 September 2010 – 11:56am | By RNW Africa Desk (Photo: RNW Africa) Who is Olufemi Terry? Olufemi Terry is a Sierra Leonean writer. He won the 2010 Caine Prize for … Continue reading

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NOBEL LAUREATE WOLE SOYINKA LAUNCHES POLITICAL PARTY

Nigeria - Article published the Wednesday 21 July 2010 – Latest update : Wednesday 21 July 2010 Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka launches political party Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka By RFI After years of vehemently criticising the corruption and mismanagement that he … Continue reading

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SUDAN’S BRUTAL WAR ON DISSENT – AL JAZEERA NEWS

Sudan’s ‘brutal’ war on dissent Thousands have been killed in Darfur, but criticism of the government is not tolerated [Reuters] The Sudanese government has been accused by human rights campaigners of running a brutal campaign of torture and intimidation against dissenting … Continue reading

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GIVING BEAUTIFUL WOMEN THE EYE? IT’S DARWIN!!

Giving beautiful women the eye? It’s Darwin, stupid! Published on : 17 July 2010 – 12:28pm | By Thijs Westerbeek van Eerten (Photo: Clipart) Men who look at beautiful women are not perverts. Scientific research from Amsterdam has this week … Continue reading

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