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Dead BodyThe president of Nigeria Union in South Africa, Ikechukwu Anyene, on Thursday, decried the killing of a Nigerian in Hillbrow, Johannesburg.

A Nigerian, Nonso Odo, 30, from Amangwu-Nkwerre, Imo state, was allegedly tortured to death by South African Police officers on Thursday.

President BuhariThe Federal Government has obtained a $2.1 billion credit from the World Bank to rebuild the North-East zone devastated by the jihadist group, Boko Haram.

President Muhammadu Buhari announced this in Washington DC, United States, Wednesday.

Mr. Buhari is currently in the U.S. on a four-day official visit where he has discussed bilateral issues with President Barack Obama and other U.S. officials.

Buhari-meets-ObamaPresident Barack Obama on Monday said he has confidence in President Muhammadu Buhari’s leadership style, and assured of U.S. government’s continued support for Nigeria to achieve desired goals.

Mr. Obama spoke when he received Mr. Buhari at the White House where both leaders held extensive bilateral talks.

Internet ScamSix Nigerian nationals were extradited from South Africa to Gulfport, Mississippi, to face a nine-count federal indictment in the Southern District of Mississippi alleging various Internet fraud schemes. A total of 20 defendants are charged in this case.

Yeovile StreetsThe Nigeria Union in South Africa, on Tuesday, lamented the shooting of a Nigerian businessman, Emeka Nwankwo, in Yeoville, Johannesburg.

Mr Emeka Ezinteje, the Public Relations Officer of the union, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Johannesburg that the body had received the report of the incident.

President BukariIn the past week, Boko Haram militants have slaughtered villagers and bombed churches and mosques across Nigeria’s north, challenging the new president’s promises to stem the six-year insurgency and testing Nigerians’ faith in his ability to do so.

anambra-protestersThe commercial city of Anambra State was Saturday literarily shutdown by protesters following the report that the Federal Government was planning to transfer Boko Haram detainees to prisons in the state.

Traders in the state as early as 9am shut their shops in major cities of Onitsha, Awka, Nnewi, Ekwulobia and Agulu, to kick against the purported plan.

Gays celebrating rights victory in the USReactions have continued to trail the recent judgment by the US Supreme Court, which provides same-sex couples the constitutional right to marry, thereby handing a historic triumph to the American gay rights movement.

The court ruled 5-4 that the Constitution's guarantees of due process and equal protection under the law mean that states cannot ban same-sex marriages.

General Muhammadu BuhariPresident Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the latest terrorist attacks on Borno and Yobe communities by the Boko Haram terrorists describing them as enemies of everybody.

He also vowed to hunt down the militants to the last man.

People arrested during the controversial operations being herded to a security vanCape Town -About 44 African foreigners arrested last weekend during an Operation Fiela swoop will be deported.

Government spokeswoman Phumla Williams said 37 others arrested “without the necessary documentation” had been released.

South Africa Visa samplePort Harcourt - The South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Louis Mngani, says visa office established in Port Harcourt is to boost operations between Nigeria and South Africa.

In a statement signed by Opubo Inko-Tariah, the Special Adviser, Media and Publicity of the High Commission, Mngani made the remark at the inauguration of the South African e-visa office in Port Harcourt on Thursday.

French police secure the entrance of the Air Products company in Saint-Quentin-Fallavier, near Lyon, southeastern France, June 26, 2015. PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/GETTY IMAGESA volley of terror attacks has struck across three continents, leaving dozens dead in Tunisia, Kuwait and France, just days after the militant group Islamic State issued a call to arms for the holy month of Ramadan.

Near-simultaneous attacks targeted tourists at a hotel resort in Tunisia and Shia worshippers in a mosque in Kuwait, and, reportedly, a delivery company boss at a factory in France.