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Tensions Remain High At Israeli Gaza Border
GAZA CITY (dpa/NAN) ― At least 15 people died and 90 were wounded on Wednesday when Israeli tanks shelled a UN school in the northern Gaza Strip where scores of civilians reportedly ...
 
Dammy Krane & Di'Ja for Tush Magazine - July 2014 - BN Music - BellaNaija.com 01
For its July issue, urban youth lifestyle magazine Tush has two must watch rising talents on its double cover - Dammy Krane and Di'Ja. Themed "The Future is Now", Dammy Krane spills all the details about his debut album "The Enterkraner", while Di'Ja opens up about how she got recruited ...
Air Algerie - July - BN News - BellaNaija.com 01
The wreckage of the Air Algerie plane which went missing early Thursday with 116 people on board has been found in Mali, near the Burkina Faso border. General Gilbert Diendiere of the Burkina Faso army said, "We have found the Algerian plane. The wreck has been located ... 50 kilometres ...
Pope Francis meets Meriam Ibrahim at the Vatican
As BN earlier reported, Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, the Sudanese woman who was spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam, arrived Italy. On arrival, the 27-year-old and her family were received at the pontiff's guesthouse for not more than 30 minutes. In a statement released by the ...
Poly Students - May 2014 - BellaNaija.com 017
According to a statement released by the representative of the National Security and Defence Council Information Centre Andriy Lysenko, 9 Nigerian students have reportedly been kidnapped in the city of Luhask, Ukraine. The statement read that the students are being held in a seized building ...
Ebola Spreads to Ghana Bella Naija
A Liberian man in his 40s is being tested for Ebola virus in Lagos, according to Reuters. The Lagos State Health Ministry confirms the story today Thursday 24th July 2014. Ebola has killed over 632 people in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone since the outbreak in February. This is the ...
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Vanguard reports - A high calibre improvised explosive device went off inside the crowded New Road motor park located at Sabon Gari, a predominantly Christian quarter of Kano metropolis leaving scores dead. More details soon *** #NPFalert Explosion has occurred at New Road Motor ...
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Vatican City (dpa/NAN) A number of international football stars, including Argentina's Lionel Messi, will take part in a charity match sponsored by Pope Francis on Sept. 1, the Vatican media said on Wednesday. The match, tagged "the Inter-religious Match for Peace" will take place in Rome’s ...
Dame Patience Jonathan - April 2014 - BellaNaija.com 01
Windhoek, Namibia (NAN)  ̶― Nigeria’s First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, has expressed concern over the prolonged delay in the release of the abducted Chibok girls by members of the Boko Haram sect.  Jonathan expressed the concern when she met with Nigerian community on Wednesday in ...
PIC. 18. NPF SIGNS  MoU WITH USA ON TRAINING IN ABUJA
ABUJA (NAN) ― The Police and the US Department of States Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on training of personnel. Speaking at the occasion, the US Ambassador to Nigeria, James Entwistle, said the force would ...
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An Air Algerie flight en route to Algiers from Burkina Faso has disappeared from the radar today. The plane is said to have 116 people on board, The Guardian reports. Air navigation services reportedly lost track of the aircraft approximately 50 minutes after take-off at 1.55am ...
UBA Launches Project Next-Gen - BellaNaija - June2014002
In its bid to meet the unique needs of teenagers and young adults; United Bank for Africa (UBA) has launched a new account - "Next-Gen". This new account, which was launched at Intercontinental Hotel on Monday 9th June 2014, is a suit of personal current accounts designed to offer special ...
Indian Boy Teeth - BN News - July 2014 - BellaNaija.com 02 (2)
After a 7-hour operation, doctors in India have extracted 232 teeth from a 17-year-old boy Ashik Gavai's mouth. He was brought in with a swelling in his right jaw, the head of Mumbai's JJ Hospital's dental department Dr Sunanda Dhiware tells the BBC. Ashik had been suffering for a year and ...
Asari Dokubo - July 2014 - BN News - BellaNaija.com 01
Hours after his wife called the Chibok girls abduction a scam, ex Militant Delta leader Mujahid Asari-Dokubo shares his thoughts about the Kaduna bombings which happened yesterday. Boko Haram will kill you even if u support them, the north better take a stand and expose those behind ...
A girl's gotta do, what a girl's gotta do? For the past 48 hours, American singer and songwriter Lana Del Ray has been trending for her song and statements. The 29-year-old recently premiered a new song - "F-ing My Way Up to the Top" and of course, it got people talking. In an interview ...
Meriah Ibrahim - July 2014 - BN News - BellaNaija.com 01
Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, the Sudanese woman who was spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam, has flown and arrived Italy after more than a month in the US embassy in Khartoum. Accompanied by the Italian vice minister for foreign affairs Lapo Pistelli, Meriam flew with her ...
Man Arrested for Rape - July 2014 - BN News - BellaNaija.com 01
A 30-year-old man Inya-Okoro from Afikpo North Local Government area of Ebonyi, has been arrested for raping a 2-year-old girl Favour. The Sun reports that the suspect allegedly committed the act when little Favour returned from school and was asleep by the corridor of her parent's home. . ...
Ebola
A medical doctor who has played a key role overseeing and helping fight Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leona has been infected with the disease. According to CNN, Dr. Sheik Humarr Khan is currently being treated by the French aid group Medicins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders) at a ...
Genevieve Nnaji Announces Winner for Amstel Malta Act the Part Competition - Bellanaija - July2014004
Genevieve Nnaji has announced the winner of the “Act the Part” online contest, which kicked off three weeks ago as 18year old aspiring actress, Bola Suru. Bola, a university admission seeker exhibited undeniable acting skills which shot her to the frontline in the contest amidst thousands of ...
40 Years in Jail - July 2014 - BN News - BellaNaija.com 01
Donovan Lamar Haynes, a Michigan father was sentenced to 18 to 40 years in prison for second-degree murder. He killed his own daughter, who was 2. Haynes claims he wanted the young girl to grow up and avoid dangerous men like himself, so he beat her to death hoping she would turn gay. The ...
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Lagos plans to provide financial support to graduates. The Deputy Governor of Lagos Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire at the 2014 Enterprise Day in Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos, said that the state government will provide loans for graduates of technical colleges that show interest in starting up businesses ...

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