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Nigerians abducted, sold us into slavery in Libya –Returnees

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A Buraq Air’s Boeing 737 with tail number 5A-DMG landed on the tarmac of the cargo terminal of the Murtala International Airport and out came 20-year-old Clement Chibuzor, along with 149 other Nigerians whose ghoulish appearances told of the horrific experiences they must have experienced in Libya. Over the past two weeks, Nigerians have added their voices to the global ...

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Congrats to the publisher, Nigerian-Canadian News Canada, Ms Ngozi Ugoh for the Award from the National Ethnic Press & Media Council of Canada. Our 2nd award from the Council and the 3rd award this year. RECOGNIZED FOR “BEST EDITORIAL, FREE EXPRESSION/CONCEPT AND VISUAL PRESENTATION” AND MANY YEARS OF CIRCULATION.  About Us The Nigerian Canadian News, one of Ontario’s leading providers of community ...

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Nnamdi Kanu is back : “I Will Not Go On Exile”


The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has declared that he will not embark on an exile following threats of his rearrest by the federal government. Kanu also said that the IPOB is the most vibrant and intelligent mass movement in the world today. He said the IPOB or himself cannot be intimidated into hiding by ...

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UPDATE: Islamic State group claims London attack


The Islamic State group on Friday claimed responsibility for a bomb attack on a packed London Underground train the same day that at least 29 people were injured. “The bombing on a metro in London was carried out by a detachment of the Islamic State” group, it said in a statement published by its Amaq propaganda agency. More details soon…

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Fire kills 23 pupils, teachers in Malaysia


Tragedy hit Malaysia on Thursday when some 23 people reportedly died as a religious school was razed. “Pupils and teachers inside the Islamic study centre in downtown Kuala Lumpur screamed for help as neighbours looked on helplessly,” an online source said. It added that many of the bodies of the victims were found piled on top of one another, indicating ...

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Plan to kidnap kanu in court, kill him in kano and dump his corpse in Niger delta river-Bashiru Danmusa


The plan to eliminate Nnamdi Kanu exposed; it is huge! – By Bashiru Danmusa   What I want to tell you now is the final plan they are making regarding Nnamdi Kanu and his court case coming up next month. Fulani and Hausa people are wrath about Nnamdi Kanu and IPOB (Indigenous People of Biafra). They are saying they can ...

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City partners with Greyhound to provide new connection for passengers

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Good news for passengers travelling in the Edmonton region. Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) and Greyhound Canada have reached an arrangement that will allow Greyhound to provide passenger connection between their station at 12360 121 St. and the City of Edmonton Kingsway Transit Centre, starting September 17, 2017. “The coach shuttle solution will now provide Greyhound passengers with a seamless connection ...

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South Africa farmers faced with trial for shoving man into coffin

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Two white South African farmers on Monday pleaded acquitted to any or all charges once a web video allegedly showed them pushing a Negroid into a coffin and threatening to burn him alive. Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson, both 28, stood trial on charges of nobble, assault and tried murder over the incident last year at a farm close to ...

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The house will support passage of Not-Too-Young-To-Run Bill – Doagara


Mr. Yakubu Dogara, the Speaker of House of Representatives expressed in an interview that the “Not-Too-Young-To-Run’’ Bill wasn’t removed from the bill report to be considered soon by the House. He made the clarification at the backdrop of outcry that the Bill had been removed from the Constitution amendment Report, that was set at comprehensive on Thursday. Mr Yussuff Lasun, ...

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Justin Bieber has been banned from performing in China

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The Beijing’s Bureau Culture said in a very statement released that the young singer is a talented singer, however he’s also a controversial Singer. it was said that it’s inappropriate to allow entertainers with bad behaviours. China has added the name of the youngster to the list of Hostile Foreign Forces ranking somewhere below the Dalai Lama and Taiwanese separatists. ...

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O.J. Simpson Granted Parole

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The popular alleged O.j Simpson was granted a parole on Thursday 20, 2017 after he had served 9 years in jail for an alleged attempted robbery he committed in Las Vegas, 2007. The 70-year-old former football star was sentenced to a 33-year imprisonment after he tried to steal sports memorabilia at gunpoint at a hotel in Las Vegas. After numerous ...

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Patriotism: Toronto condemned a patriotic act which saved taxpayers $50,000

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A local patriotic citizen built a set of stairs at his park for just C$550 when the city budgeted a cost of a minimum of C$65,000 ($51,500, £40,000) for it. This act can be seen as an act of patriotism, and everybody should emulate this. But, rather than the government commendation, Toronto has blocked off the access to the local ...

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US: Trump legal team spokesman Mark Corallo resigns.


US: The spokesman for U.S. President resigned. It was reported that Mr. Mark Corallo, a spokesman for marc Kasowitz, who is defending Mr Trump in an inquiry into alleged Russian meddling in last year’s election. Mr Corallo disagreed with the strategy of Mr Trump’s lawyers to halt the team that’s heading the investigation. Mr Corallo is close to justice department ...

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Court: Evans’ case adjourned till July 27

Court hearing has been further adjourned till July 27, 2017 in the N300m basic rights enforcement suit filed against the Inspector-General of Police by suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a. Evans. Justice Chuka Obiozor refused to entertain the Evans’ case on Thursday on the premise that his lawyer, Mr. Olukoya Ogungbeje, had yet to pay the correctional fee (N20, 000) ...

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Linkin Park singer, Bennington dies by suicide

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Chester Bennington, the front man singer of the chart-topping hard rock band Linkin Park, found dead in his residence on Thursday, July 20. it was reported that he died in a clear suicide at the age of forty one. The Los Angeles authorities were alerted at about after 9:00 am in the morning  at his residence and it’s being handled as ...

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Budget : Osinbajo proposes N135.6bn virement for sector funding


The acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has submitted a proposal virement of N135.6bn to the National Assembly today. The fund is set to cover projects across many MDAs, especially the Ministry of Power/Works/Housing. This request was made in a letter dated July 18, 2017, which was read to members of the House by its Speaker on Thursday, in Abuja. The ...

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SEC to probe CEO Oando Oil

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Nigeria’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has setup a panel to probe Oando, an oil company owned and run by Wale Tinubu, a cousin to the former Governor Bola Tinubu of Lagos State. Mr. Bola Tinubu, a national member of the All Progressives Party (APC), is also in business partnership with Mr. Wale Tinubu. A petition filed by two of ...

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  The current defending champion of the English premier league, Chelsea football club are on the verge of signing Real Madrid top striker Alvaro Morata. The Blues have reportedly agreed a whopping fee £68m for the Spaniard. The 25-year-old is set to become Antonio Conte’s 4th signing of the summer. The Spanish International had almost signed for their fierce rivals ...

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