Nigeria chief justice forced from office, faces trial
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - Nigeria's chief justice is being arraigned Monday at the Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja on charges of allegedly failing to declare his assets and for...
5 days ago - National Post - 3 articles
US concerned at reported Nigerian election intimidation
The United States said Thursday that Nigeria's upcoming national elections will be “a critical test of democracy” in the country and the region, and expressed concern at...
9 days ago - National Post - 2 articles
UN says some 30,000 people flee new Nigeria fighting
JOHANNESBURG - Some 30,000 people have fled fresh fighting in northeastern Nigeria, the United Nations said Wednesday, amid what the government has called an extremist...
10 days ago - National Post - 3 articles
5 Elections to Watch in 2019
Candidates and voters around the world are preparing for elections scheduled for 2019. Here are five to watch: Nigeria When President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria seeks a second...
16 days ago - Time
Former Nigerian President Shehu Shagari dies at 93
LAGOS, Nigeria - Shehu Shagari, Nigeria's second president, whose tenure was sandwiched between two military rulers in an era rocked by coups, has died. He was 93. Nigeria's...
21 days ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Extremists seize Nigerian town and key military base
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - Extremists have seized a Nigerian town and a key base for a multinational force fighting Boko Haram insurgents, raising their flag and sending many people...
22 days ago - National Post - 3 articles
Nigeria Says Soldiers Who Killed Marchers Were Provoked. Video Shows Otherwise
A close review of video from the largest and most deadly of the protests, as well as interviews with witnesses, clearly shows the military opening fire on unarmed demonstrators.
1 month ago - NY Times
Who will be Nigeria's next president?
The spokesmen for President Muhammadu Buhari and the challenger, Atiku Abubakar, debate who should lead the country.
1 month ago - Al Jazeera
AFRICOM is More about Natural Resources than Fighting Terrorism
Amid the George HW Bush imperial death-orgy, the endless saga of Midtown Mussolini's daily news cycle, the seemingly unprecedented political upsurge in France, and countless...
1 month ago - MintPress News
Nigeria's president says he is definitely not a clone
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari wants you to know that he is definitely not a clone. Speaking at a town hall in Poland on Sunday, Buhari insisted, “It's the real me, I...
1 month ago - Think Progress - 2 articles
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Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal
Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace."
Video shows catholic high school group in 'MAGA' hats mocking and harassing...
A large group of high school students was recorded confronting a group of Native American protestors at Friday's Indigenous Peoples March. The group appeared to be mostly boys...
Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy
It's the third year women from around the nation have participated.
A day after suspension, figure skating champion John Coughlin has died at 33
John Coughlin, a two-time US pairs champion recently suspended from figure skating, has died at the age of 33. His sister said in a Facebook post that he had taken his own...
Trump Offers Temporary Immigrant Protections For $5.7 Billion In Wall Money
The partial government shutdown has gone on weeks, and President Trump is offering a way out. But Democrats say the president's offer is a nonstarter and any deal needs to open...
Trump To Offer DACA Deal In Exchange For Border Wall Funding: Reports
To get his wall money, the president is reportedly willing to offer protections for Dreamers and other immigrants.
At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion
Omar Fayad, the governor of the state of Hidalgo, said at least 71 others were injured after a explosion in Tlahuelilpan, a town about 80 miles north of Mexico City.
Ducks beat Devils 3-2 for 2nd straight win after record skid
NEWARK, N.J. - John Gibson made 29 saves and Troy Terry scored his first NHL goal and set up another, helping the sending the new-look Anaheim Ducks beat the New Jersey Devils...
George W. Bush Calls For End To Shutdown With Pizza Delivery
“It's time for leaders on both sides to put politics aside," the former president said.
France hands U.S. women first loss since 2017
LE HAVRE, France - Kadidiatou Diani scored twice and France ended the U.S. national team's 28-game unbeaten streak with a 3-1 victory Saturday. The top-ranked United States had...