Synagogue: Nigerian Government queries S.Africa's Casualty figures

NVS News | 2014-09-17
Synagogue: Nigerian Government queries S.Africa's Casualty figures

Seventy bodies have been recovered from the rubble of a collapsed church building in Lagos but remain unidentified, a Nigerian official said on Wednesday, questioning South Africa's assertion that 67 of the victims had come from there.

Gunmen kill 15 at Federal College of Education Kano

NVS/Agency Sources | 2014-09-17
Gunmen kill 15 at Federal College of Education Kano

"The attackers were wearing suits and were running and shooting everywhere."

Plain Lessons from Scotland

Oguchi Nkwocha, MD | 2014-09-17
Plain Lessons from Scotland

On the eve of the all-important vote for Scotland’s separation from UK, a Scottish lad was interviewed on public Radio about why and how he had come to a Yes decision after months of being undecided.

Nigeria: Is there anyone in charge?

Levi Obijiofor | 2014-09-16
Nigeria: Is there anyone in charge?

Nigeria is truly “a work in progress” that has lasted more than 53 years since independence.

67 South Africans killed in Nigeria building collapse

NVS News | 2014-09-16
67 South Africans killed in Nigeria building collapse

Sixty-seven South Africans have died after a building at the Synagogue Church of All Nations collapsed on Friday, according to the South African presidency.

Jonathan's Non-Negotiator and the Moral Black Hole Threatening Our Government

Ogaga Ifowodo | 2014-09-16
Jonathan's Non-Negotiator and the Moral Black Hole Threatening Our Government

In my last column entitled “Jonathan’s Hostage Negotiator Puts Him in a Tight Corner” (3 September 2014), I argued that Australian hostage negotiator Dr Stephen Davis did Nigeria a favour by daring to call by name two persons (whether or not the evid


 

Tribute to The Esama Of Benin Kingdom at 80

Tribute to The Esama Of Benin Kingdom at 80

“A mighty wind blew night and day. It stole the Oak Tree’s leaves away. Then snapped its boughs and pulled its bark until the Oak was tired and stark.