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Here’s the Summary of All You Need to Know About Alison-Madueke’s Corruption Scandal

Nigeria's former oil minister, Diezani-Alison Madueke an d her shady shady deals.

Last week, news of a US Department of Justice (DOJ) lawsuit roped Diezani Alison-Madueke, Nigeria’s former oil minister, in yet another international corruption scandal. The lawsuit alleges that two Nigerian businessmen, Kola Aluko and Jide Omokore, illegally obtained lucrative oil contracts in Nigeria by repeatedly bribing Alison-Madueke. The men then laundered the proceeds of those contracts through the US by ...

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WWE Superstar, The Rock Says He Will Be President in 2020

World Wrestling Entertainment, WWE, superstar, and Hollywood actor, Dwayne Johnson, popularly known as The Rock, has indicated interest to run for the position of American president in 2020, Daily Post reports. The Rock said he “wouldn’t rule out” a potential bid to be the next U.S. president after Trump. 44-year-old wrestler cum actor cited the just concluded Presidential election, where ...

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10,674 Nigerians Studying in the US– the Highest Since 1986

Nigeria has been announced as the African country with the highest number of students studying in the U.S. by the United States government on Tuesday. This was according to the 2016 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. The Open Doors report is published annually by the Institute of International Education in partnership with the US Department of State’s Bureau ...

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US to Buhari: This is How You Can Defeat Boko Haram

United States Secretary of State, Mr. John Kerry, said yesterday that the use of force alone cannot end insurgency. Rather, he said the Federal Government should seek reasons Boko Haram terrorists are attacking NIgerians. Condemning insurgency, Kerry said: ‘Boko Haram boasts of no agenda more than to burn schools and places of worships.’ They also kill and maim people, especially ...

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Thousands of Protesters Shut Down the US as Two More Blacks are Killed

Thousands of Americans, on Friday, took to the streets of cities in US to protest the killing of two black men, just a day after five police officers were killed in an apparent sniper attack. Five police officers were shot dead, leaving seven others injured in Dallas, Texas on Thursday. They were killed during a massive protest against police violence ...

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