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By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 29th, 2018
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Muslim Fulani’s murder 200 or more Christians near Jos, Nigeria: Now threat equal or greater than Boko Haram

Over 200 innocent civilians, mostly Christian communities near Jos, were mass-murdered by radical Muslim Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria in the Plateau state region. These Muslim Fulani herdsmen now pose as big of a More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, April 28th, 2018
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Boko Haram terrorists attack northeast Nigeria, battling army at Jidari-Polo

At least four people were killed when Boko Haram suicide bombers attacked northeast Nigeria, near Maiduguri on Thursday night. Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicholas, the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, said in a More...

By Guest Author On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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Unfolding the luxury market in Dubai: UAE’s largest Emirate

To the world outside, the United Arab Emirates is synonymous with luxurious lifestyle and flashy display of wealth. It is defined by various common assumptions – the shores are lined up with private yachts, owned More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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Nigeria’s Islamic State terrorist group, Boko Haram, targeting refugees and the displaced as ‘soft targets’

In the latest chapter of heinous, evil attacks on human life, the Nigerian terrorist group, Boko Haram, is reportedly targeting refugees and internally displaced people as “soft targets.” Boko Haram More...

By Guest Author On Monday, April 16th, 2018
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6 Things Bitcoin Can Do For Your Business

A few years ago most people never heard about the cryptocurrency. The rise of Bitcoin in last few years has seen an exponential growth. It gained immense popularity in recent times and has been largely accepted More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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Make no mistake: Corruption exists in Nigeria

But the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission’s attempt to paint all Nigerian politicians, who are not in blind support of President Muhammadu Buhari with a broad brush of malfeasance is misguided, is unfair More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
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Algeria: military plane crash results in 257 dead, including 26 members of the Polisario Front

At least 257 people died today in a military plane crash in northern Algeria on its way to southern Algeria, for a layover in Tindouf, before heading on to a military base in Bechar in southwest Algeria. State More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, March 30th, 2018
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‘Phoenix Wilder: And The Great Elephant Adventure’ comes to theaters on April 16

Moviegoers can take a ride through the African plains with two unexpected friends when “Phoenix Wilder: And The Great Elephant Adventure” comes to U.S. cinemas for one night this April. This family-friendly More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
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Nigeria reports a steady decline in the number of confirmed Lassa fever cases

Through the 10th week of 2018, Nigerian health officials have reported a total of 1386 suspected cases reported across 19 affected states, of which 365 were laboratory confirmed. Image/CIA In addition, 90 deaths More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, March 19th, 2018
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Monkeypox increases in Africa raise concerns

The recent apparent increase in human monkeypox cases across a wide geographic area, the potential for further spread, and the lack of reliable surveillance have raised the level of concern for this emerging zoonosis. Monkeypox/CDC In More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 16th, 2018
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‘Invisible Killers’ highlights dangers of Influenza, Ebola, Smallpox: premieres on March 29

Viruses have shaped our health and our history, and, despite all the tools of modern medicine, they continue to kill millions of people every year. Influenza, smallpox, and Ebola are among the three most lethal More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, March 15th, 2018
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Five Things Likely to Get More Expensive in 2018

Today’s economy is a global economy. No longer to countries run independently from one another; markets are networked and connected like never before. A poor wheat crop in the U.S. can cause hunger and price hikes More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
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3 Healthcare Certifications You Can Take with You Around the World

If you have thought about eventually relocating to a different country, you have to be concerned about what you’re going to do for a living. Business owners might not be as concerned if they can operate their More...

By Guest Author On Friday, March 9th, 2018
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Good News for Renewable Energy: 101 Cities Sourced at Least 70% of Their Electricity from Renewable Sources in 2017

2018 hasn’t got off to a good start for renewable energy and climate change advocates: President Trump’s tariff increase on imported solar panels and the surge of arctic air that hit Europe end-February were More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, March 8th, 2018
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CNN exposes Facebook abortion ads in Africa which allows illegal pills to be sold, Catholics blamed

“Women who have abortions in Lesotho face being outcast from their communities, or arrested,” CNN stated in their shocking report on abortion and the purchase of illegal abortion pills via ads on Facebook. CNN reports that More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Nigeria’s Boko Haram Islamic terrorists kidnapped over 90 school girls

Just when you think that Boko Haram has been crushed or quelled, the Islamic terrorist group in Nigeria strikes with a horrific results: “Parents and school authorities have revealed that at least 94 school More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018
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The History of St Valentine, creation of the holiday

While cards, candy, flowers and romance take center stage to celebrate Valentine’s Day, it was on February 14 around the year 278 A.D., Valentine, a holy priest in Rome in the days of Emperor Claudius II, More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018
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Black student Wylliam Smith calls for segregation at University of Iowa

Wylliam Smith begins his call for segregation at the University of Iowa: “Black students need black-only or all-black events in which there are other black men and women as a means to help them feel comfortable. More...

By Guest Author On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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What Does Nigeria Offer its Young People? A Review by Nenadi Esther Usman

In 1960, Nigerians decided that they would be in control of their own lives, gaining independence. Yet, since then, the younger generation has been neglected, with the ruling classes enriching themselves. For Nenadi More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018
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Barbara Lee follows Hillary Clinton on ‘sexist’ climate change with ‘Women And Climate Change Act’

Yesterday, Congresswoman Barbara Lee introduced the Women and Climate Change Act of 2018, H.R. 4932, to develop coordinated strategies to mitigate the impact of climate change on women and girls around the world. More...


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