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Nigerian Tribal Chiefs Continued The Slave Trade Long After The British Abolished It

Home » Africa, Criticism, History » Nigerian Tribal Chiefs Continued The Slave Trade Long After The British Abolished It     While many European countries are bending over backwards to grovel and apologize for participating in the African slave trade, no apologies are forthcoming from any of the African nations whose chiefs engaged in the […]

How Nigerian Tribal Chiefs Continued The Slave Trade Long After The British Abolished It

While many European countries are bending over backwards to grovel and apologize for participating in the African slave trade, no apologies are forthcoming from any of the African nations whose chiefs engaged in the slave trade long before White Europeans ever showed up — and continued to profit off of it well into the 20th […]

Jews distribute 250,000 meals to Nigerian Muslims despite Israel violence

Jews from Chabad-Lubavitch in Nigeria distributed food to the Muslim community of Nigeria this week amid the end of the holiday of Ramadan, as highlighted in a press release from Chabad. The annual food drive sought to distribute over 250,00 halal meals in five Nigerian cities, in partnership with the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding (FFUE). […]

Tears and Singing as Abducted Nigerian Students Return to Parents

KADUNA, Nigeria—Nearly two months after their abduction by armed gunmen, more than two dozen students in northwest Nigeria’s Kaduna state were reunited with jubilant family members on Friday amid tears and celebratory singing. Thirty-nine students were taken from a forestry college at gunpoint on March 11. Ten were later released, and parents said this week […]

Nigerian women take action as rape, assault cases surge during pandemic

LAGOS – When Kehinde Osakede’s university closed due to COVID-19 last year, the visual arts student returned home to Lagos. A visit to a family friend nearby turned into a horrific ordeal. The friend began touching her, she said, and became violent when she asked him to stop. He then raped her, she said. “The […]

Nigerian Governor Says 279 Kidnapped Schoolgirls Are Freed

GUSAU, Nigeria (AP) — Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls abducted last week from a boarding school in the northwestern Zamfara state have been released, the state’s governor said Tuesday. Zamfara state governor Bello Matawalle announced that 279 girls have been freed. The government last week said 317 had been kidnapped. Gunmen abducted the girls from the […]

Gunmen storm Nigerian secondary school and kidnap students

The attackers stormed the Government Science college in the Kagara district at around 2 a.m., overwhelming the school‘s security detail, local residents said. The spokeswoman said a mass abduction of students had occurred, without specifying how many had been taken. Read more It was not immediately clear who was responsible for the attack. Militant Islamist […]

Shell Oil defeated by Nigerian villagers in oil pollution case

After a 13-year legal battle, a small group of Nigerian farmers won their pollution case against Shell Oil.  These four farmers, along with Friends of the Earth Netherlands, took Shell to court after the oil giant contaminated their lands with years of oil spills.  #Shell has today been defeated in court by Nigerian farmers. This […]

Nigerian Police Arrest Barber for Offering ‘Anti-Islam’ Hairstyle

Police arrested a barber in Nigeria’s majority-Muslim Kano state for allegedly cutting his clients’ hair in styles deemed offensive to the Islamic faith, Nigeria’s Punch newspaper reported Monday. Local senator Abba Moro demanded the barber’s release from police detention on Sunday, explaining that he was arrested on January 15 and again on January 27 “by a group […]

Court Orders Shell To Pay Nigerian Farmers Over Oil Spills

Above photo: The case was initiated by four farmers and the Friends of the Earth campaign group, who were seeking reparations for lost income from contaminated land and waterways. Piroschka Van De Wouw/Reuters. The energy company’s Nigerian subsidiary must pay out over a 2008 case, Court of Appeal in The Hague rules. A Dutch court […]

Nigerian Woman, Husband and Children, Refused to Renounce Christ When Attacked by Boko Haram

<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> (The Christian Institute) — A Nigerian Christian woman has shared how she refused to turn her back on Christ when she was kidnapped by Boko Haram terrorists. Amina’s family was first attacked by the Islamist group in 2012, when a group of 20 militants […]

More Than 300 Abducted Schoolboys Freed, Nigerian Official Says

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — More than 300 schoolboys abducted last week by armed men in northwest Nigeria have been released, a government official said Thursday. In an announcement on Nigerian state TV, NTA, Katsina State Gov. Aminu Bello Masari said the 344 boarding school students were turned over to security officials and were being brought […]

Nigerian Christians Living Under Boko Haram Terror Asking for More Bibles

Nigeria (Mission Network News) — Boko Haram is still on killing sprees in northern Nigeria, although it’s often overshadowed by other headlines. Christians often find themselves in the crosshairs. In the midst of horrific persecution, Nigerian Christians are urgently asking for more Bibles. Mission Cry recently sent shipments of free Bibles and Christian books to […]

Hundreds Of Nigerian Students Missing After Attack On School

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Hundreds of Nigerian students are missing after gunmen attacked a secondary school in the country’s northwestern Katsina state, police said, while the president said the military was in gunfights with bandits in a forest as it tried to find the students. The Government Science Secondary School in Kankara was attacked Friday […]

Nigerian Government Revealing Its True Character In Response To Youth Protests

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. November 16, 2020 Youth protests against police violence in Nigeria, the #EndSARS movement, gained international attention with solidarity protests around the world. To understand those protests and the context of the political, economic and social environment in Nigeria, I speak with Comrade Abiodun Aremu, the general secretary of the […]

Six Nigerian Christians Killed in Fresh Fulani Militant Attack on Beleaguered Plateau State Village

(Barnabas Fund) — Six people were murdered, including the acting village head, and three seriously injured in an attack by armed Fulani militants on Oct. 5 in Wereng, a beleaguered Christian village in Plateau State. The heavily armed attackers, who were wearing police uniforms according to eyewitnesses, sporadically fired their guns as they stormed the […]

Auschwitz museum head asks to swap spots with Nigerian boy jailed for blasphemy

JTA — In a letter to Nigeria’s president, the head of Poland’s Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum asked to be jailed in exchange for the release of a teenager imprisoned for blasphemy. Piotr Cywiński’s appeal on Friday — a highly unusual intervention in subjects that are not immediately connected to the Holocaust — concerns the case […]

Wounded Nigerian Pastor Shot Dead While Raising Alarm of Fulani Militant Attack

(Barnabas Fund) — A Nigerian pastor, already wounded in a Fulani militant attack, was shot multiple times by the gunmen as he attempted to warn his Adara Christian community, in Kaduna State, of the impending raid on Sept. 6. Pastor Alubara Audu heard voices close to his home at 2 a.m. and attempted to raise […]

Nigerian man beaten by mob for ‘turning human into a goat’

The bizarre incident allegedly took place in Rukpoku, less than 20 kilometers north of the city of Port Harcourt in southern Nigeria, according to the Daily Post. A 36-year-old man was seen being followed around by a black goat, which somehow raised suspicions among locals who accused him of Voodooism. They reportedly suspected him of using […]

Shell ‘motivated’ Nigerian Army in deadly crackdown on local tribes opposing extraction – Amnesty

The rights group has reviewed a cache of the company’s internal documents, including strategy papers, internal memos and letters to officials, as well as witness statements, revealing that the Anglo-Dutch oil giant directly engaged in Nigerian military’s brutal campaign to silence anti-pollution protesters in the oil-rich tribal region of Ogoniland back in the 1990s. Oil […]

Two Nigerian pimps in Belgium sentenced to 8 and 9 years – trafficked girls given money back

nsnbc : Two leaders of a Nigerian prostitution and trafficking gang have been sentenced to 8 and 9 years, respectively, in the Belgian city […]

Boko Haram Excuse Collapses as UN Funds Nigerian “Refugees” Returning Home

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How The Illuminati Brainwash Your Children

Disbelief in the Illuminati is rampant, and those who proclaim their existence are branded as paranoid crazies. However, it is those skeptics who should be labeled as such, for they have been brainwashed since childhood and are completely unaware of it. From cartoons to toys, the NWO is successfully molding children to be the perfect […]

5 Powerful Psychedelics That Treat Mental Disorders and Change Human Consciousness by Reorganizing the Brain

12th June 2016 By Michael Forrester Guest writer for Wake Up World Psychoactive plants and hallucinogens have given us the opportunity to see life through different perspectives for thousands of years. Many of these plants, which can only be defined as gifts from nature, have unfortunately been declared illegal in many parts of the world […]

Jordan’s King Reveals UK SAS Forces Illegally On The Ground In Syria and israel Supporting Nusra Terrorists

By Brandon Turbeville | Activist Post | May 10, 2016 According to a leaked memo obtained by the Guardian in late March, 2016 King Abdullah of Jordan apparently briefed US officials on the fact that Jordanian Special Forces would be deployed to Libya to work alongside the British SAS. In that same briefing, Abdullah also […]

Iran to continue support for Palestinians

“The Islamic Republic of Iran will continue its support for the oppressed people of Palestine,” said Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian on the occasion of Palestine Land Day. The Iranian senior diplomat stressed that the crises in the region and terrorism cannot and should not divert attentions from the issue […]

Abby Martin Speaks To Cornel West About Black Radical Tradition

Print Friendly Above Photo: From TheBlackRadicalTradition.org. Abby Martin explores the legacy of the Black radical tradition today in the latest episode of teleSUR’s The Empire Files. Prominent radical social critic Cornel West said that Black History Month honors an anti-imperialist, anti-capitalist, internationalist tradition that fights for a truth that “is always to allow the suffering […]

Snyder invites himself to testify to Congress, releases 20,000 emails concerning Flint water crisis

     Michigan Governor Rick Snyder (R) invited himself to speak before the House Oversight Committee concerning the Flint water crisis amidst the release of over 20,000 emails from various state agencies involved in the failure to prevent lead contamination. A Thursday phone call to congressional committee chairman Representative Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) led to Governor Snyder […]

ISIS Behead 14 Year Old In Front Of Parents

Islamic State (ISIS) extremists beheaded a Syrian boy in front of his parents on Saturday in the northern city of Jarablus. The so called Islamic State terrorists accused the 14-year-old of apostasy for missing Friday prayers and demanded a crowd gather to watch the macabre event. ARA news reports: The 14-year-old boy was arrested by […]

Iran’s coverage: US piles on anti-Iran moves despite deal

Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:   US issues new travel warning to Iran after prisoner swap The State Department says Americans should think twice about any nonessential travel to Iran. Supreme Leader pays tribute to Founder of Islamic Republic Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei visited the […]

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