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NIGERIA: Response to flawed elections more a whimper than a bang (AlertNet)

Source: IRIN Nigerian civic and opposition groups warn of an impending showdown with the government as they attempt to have the flawed presidential and regional elections annulled, although other analysts say public frustration is unlikely to turn into mass civil … Continue reading

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Nigeria News | NAFDAC Arrests Fake Insecticides Supplier

Last week, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) apprehended one Ebuka Ugwuanyi in Port Harcourt for supply of fake insecticides. NAFDAC South Zone spokesman, Cyril Monye, disclosed that Ebuka Ugwuanyi […] Read more detail on … Continue reading

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Nigeria: Federal High Court Sentences Book Pirate to Two Years Imprisonment

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has sentenced one Mr. Anthony Okojie to two years imprisonment on a one count charge of unauthorized sale of 376 copies of bibles and motivational books in which […] The post Nigeria: Federal … Continue reading

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Nigeria: Federal Court Confirms NAFDAC’s Power to Regulate All Chemicals

According to a report published by All Africa, the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has been confirmed by a Nigerian Federal High Court siting in Calabar, Cross Rivers State, as […] The post Nigeria: Federal … Continue reading

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UN rights office concerned over renewed violence in Nigeria

[JURIST] The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights [official website] expressed concern Friday over increased ethnic violence [press release] in Nigeria’s “Middle Belt” region [Nigerian Newsday backgrounder] between Christians and Muslims. The report states that up to … Continue reading

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