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Buhari despairing in fight to recover Nigeria’s stolen wealth

Buhari despairing in fight to recover Nigeria’s stolen wealth

President Muhammadu Buhari appears to be finding the battle to recover Nigeria’s stolen wealth stashed in financial institutions outside Nigeria, too tough to handle. The President on Thursday said the process of recovering the funds, was becoming “too tedious” to the consternation of Nigerians. The President spoke while receiving Executive Secretary of the United Nations

Army clash vs Shiites: United States asks Nigerian gov’t to investigate

The United States Diplomatic Mission to Nigeria on Wednesday released a statement on the violent clash between Nigerian Army and the Islamic Movement of Nigeria. The United States called on the Government of Nigeria to quickly, credibly, and transparently investigate the events in Zaria. The government of Nigeria according to the statement must hold to

2015 elections: UN launches Women’s Situation Room in Nigeria

Ahead of the coming general elections, the Women Situation Room, in collaboration with the United Nations Women on Wednesday launched the Women Situation Room (WSR) in Nigeria. The initiative, called the Nigerian Women’s Platform for Peaceful Elections, which aims at intervening in the security situation in Nigeria, to encourage women’s participation in politics, particularly in